Why Website Speed Matters

Why Website Speed Matters

If your website is averaging $50,000 per month, a one second page load delay can potentially cost you $42,000 in annual sales! Having a fast website is no longer an option, it is a necessity.  Does your website performance test look like this?   Website Speed Impacts...
Preparing For The Holiday Season in November

Preparing For The Holiday Season in November

When I fiip the wall calendar from October to November, I often feel my throat constrict and my heart skip a beat. The days left to shop are now visible and the to-do list begins growing like a chia pet on steroids. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are right around the...
6 Productivity Tools I Can’t Live Without

6 Productivity Tools I Can’t Live Without

Have you ever had one of those days in which you work really, really hard but get nowhere? I call that hamster-wheel syndrome (HWS).  Sometimes HWS sets in just because.   Because you are tired, or because you haven’t had a full pot of coffee yet, but a lot of times...
6 WordPress Tips You Might Not Know

6 WordPress Tips You Might Not Know

Perk up your ears.  We have some useful tips! WordPress is a very powerful CMS (Content Management System) that comes with a plethora of bells and whistles. You probably use a fraction of the WordPress features available but keeping a few handy tips in your arsenal...
Google Analytics:  Keeping it Simple

Google Analytics: Keeping it Simple

Unless you know a lot more about something than I do, I am not really that interested.  I have too much information already. ~ Tucker Carlson, News Correspondent for the Fox News Channel Let’s face it, data can be overwhelming. Have you ever ventured into Google...
Do Not Try This At Home

Do Not Try This At Home

When I was a youngster, my older and much wiser brother told me to never ride my bike with my arms crossed (right hand on the left handle and left hand on the right handle). Naturally the first thing I did was jump on my bike and give it a go.  I peddled up to speed...
How To Simplify SEO

How To Simplify SEO

Do you know which one of these pictures doesn’t belong? If you guessed the cup of coffee… you would be wrong, at least for this discussion. Each one of those images represents the name of a rather sweeping change to Google’s search algorithm…...
Are You Safeguarding Your Business Against Data Loss?

Are You Safeguarding Your Business Against Data Loss?

FACT:   Hardware fails with a probability of one. Your business probably relies on at least one “office” computer and a website server to host your company website.  If any of your hardware systems fail, are you prepared? A website server failure can cost your company...
RSS:  What is it?

RSS: What is it?

Can you identify the items in the picture above? The vast majority of people know the black and white critter on the left is a penguin.  But a lot of people do not know what the orange thing (RSS icon) is on the right, even though they may see it frequently on...