9 02, 2016

The Role of Hosting in the Speed of Your Website

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The role of hosting is critical to the speed of your website. Page speed directly impacts user experience; which directly impacts your website’s conversions. In fact, one of the quickest and easiest wins you can have with page speed, is upgrading from a cheap shared hosting provider to a managed [...]

4 02, 2016

Website Security Mistakes: Is Your Website Up To No Good?

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Website Security Mistakes: Is Your Website Up To No Good? Sometimes your website might be engaging in unsafe practices without your knowledge, don't let common website security mistakes take you down. Are these security mistakes placing your website at risk?   It's estimated that some 30,000 websites are hacked and used [...]

5 01, 2016

How Load Times Impact Conversions

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How Load Times Impact Conversions and Tips To Improve Yours This post will look at 5 studies that show how load times impact conversions and then 3 tips that can dramatically improve your website load times. How long does it take visitors to load your website? If they are forced [...]

29 12, 2015

5 WordPress Services You Probably Didn’t Know You Can Get

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5 WordPress Services You Probably Didn't Know You Can Get Many Wordpress services can be easy DIY jobs but some require a professionals touch. Let's take a look at 5 WordPress Services You Probably Didn't Know You Can Get. Wordpress Web design services are in no short supply. There are [...]

10 12, 2015

5 On-Page Optimization Mistakes to Avoid

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5 On-Page Optimization Mistakes to Avoid On-page optimization hasn't really changed much over the past few years, but there are 5 mistakes many websites are still making and they are super easy to avoid. 1. Not Including Images If you aren't including images in your website's content, you are missing [...]

2 12, 2015

Things to Consider When Launching a Blog

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So, you're planning on launching a blog?While many people blog for personal reasons, blogging can also prove beneficial for business owners and entrepreneurs. It will allow you to reach a larger audience; connect with your readers on a more personal level; and generate more sales/conversions. However, there are a few [...]

4 11, 2015

The SEO Power of WordPress

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Still haven't jumped on the WordPress bandwagon?Powering more than one hundred million websites and counting, WordPress has become the world's most popular content management system (CMS). It's fast, free, versatile, and can be optimized for higher search rankings.Automatic Search Engine 'Pinging'By default, each time you publish a new post or [...]

12 10, 2015

9 WordPress Plugins That Add Functionality And Power

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One advantage of using WordPress as a content management system is the countless array of plugins that enhance a website’s functionality and increase its power. The nine WordPress plugins contained in this list do just that. Many are free while others offer pro versions that include added features and provide [...]

16 09, 2015

Hosted vs Self-Hosted WordPress Websites

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WordPress has become the world's most popular and widely used content management system (CMS), powering tens of millions of websites and blogs. It's fast, efficient, versatile, and loaded with features. If you're thinking about using WordPress, however, you'll need to choose between the hosted and self-hosted version. Many people are surprised [...]

4 09, 2015

WordPress Security 101: Safeguard Your Site from Hackers

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Does your website run the content management system (CMS) WordPress? According to a study conducted by EnableSecurity, 73% of the top 40,000 WordPress websites are susceptible to hacking. Numbers such as these may sound discouraging, but securing a WordPress site is actually a relatively easy process that we're going to [...]

22 10, 2013

WordPress: Using Shortcodes With Your Widgets

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Widgets are handy little applications that can be added to your website or blog to do important things like helping you with SEO, useful things like creating custom sidebars, or fun things like showing time zones from around the world.  If you already have a Wordpress website, chances are that [...]

24 07, 2012

How to Create Custom Sidebars in WordPress

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Two WordPress Plugins that will allow you to create custom sidebars for pages and posts and add custom images for categories, pages and posts. As many people have discovered, WordPress is a great way to create seo friendly web sites that look fantastic. Even though WordPress is dynamic and flexible, many people quickly outgrow the stock limitations and restrictions with out-of-the-box solutions. WordPress allows people to add and manage content and photos fairly easily. One of the main issues that people have with WordPress is that the right or left sidebars are global. This poses a problem when you want to create individual pages with say unique category or page images in the sidebars. […]