All Mobile Apps Need a Website

All Mobile Apps Need a Website

Mobile Apps will perform better if they have a partner on the web. Especially if you are just starting out and trying to break into a market. Most if not all users will start their search for your service in a web browser. So it is vital that you have a website for...

Ways Your Website Is Driving People Away

Ways Your Website Is Driving People Away

Unclear Homepage When users land on your homepage, they need to be interested enough to stay at least 5 seconds and scroll through to find out more information about you. If your homepage is disjointed and unclear about your company’s services or message, users will...

Taking Payments Online

Taking Payments Online

Merchant Account and Payment Gateway A more traditional method for payment plans is having a merchant account and a payment gateway that can connect your bank with the customers bank. This type of service can come with fees for the transactions you make and possibly...

Website Security Suggestions

Website Security Suggestions

Keep refreshing updates While it can be easy to just hit “try again later” on all the software update notifications that come on your screen, they are important for your website security. The longer you go without updating, the more risk you put yourself that holes...

Tips for Starting an Online Store

Tips for Starting an Online Store

Decide what products to sell Whether your selling jewelry, mechanical parts or meals as part of a fast food service, gauging how much of your product you can sell and distribute through your site is an important factor. Taking in factors like shipping, radius for...

Websites and the Mobile Universe

Websites and the Mobile Universe

With mobile devices becoming more sophisticated and more capable over the years, it is now more important than ever to make your website mobile efficient to attract users from the device they use most of the day. There are a few factors that go into making your site...

What is Whois Privacy and Why Do I Need it?

What is Whois Privacy and Why Do I Need it?

When you register your domain through the Whois database it will collect information from your site, like your name and phone number, and keep it in a public record for registrars to use. This can be problematic for those that want to keep their sites info secure,...

How to Test for Theme/Plugin Conflicts in WordPress

How to Test for Theme/Plugin Conflicts in WordPress

When checking for plugin conflicts, the first thing to do is to backup your website. In case of any error while doing any kind of maintenance to your site, you want to make sure you have a backup if anything goes wrong so your site is protected. You can safely disable...

Optimizing a Blog for SEO

Optimizing a Blog for SEO

Keywords While keywords are important for SEO (Search Engine Optimization), it’s important not to use too many. Using too many keywords will cause the the search engine to think you’re “keyword stuffing” or inserting keywords just to increase your search engine...

What to look for in a Website Design Company

What to look for in a Website Design Company

Portfolio Making sure that a company has done substantial work is an important factor when choosing who you might go with. Make sure they have a number of examples that show their work and their process, comparing those examples to what you want for your site. Knowing...

When is it Time for a Website Redesign?

When is it Time for a Website Redesign?

Website is Outdated If you created your website back in 1998 and haven’t regularly updated its look, the first impression your site will give won’t be a good one. Not only will your site look visibly out of touch, but the software you are using will most likely be...