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November 19, 2015

GIMP – Like Photoshop, But FREE!

It’s slow and I need to do something! You’ve arrived. Sluggish page load times and poor site performance have pushed you to look at what you’re doing wrong, managing your website, and how you can improve. No doubt you’ve read articles on content, plugins, upgrades and possibly even seen a blog post or two on how loading Javascript can significantly slow your site. As…
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How To
October 29, 2015

Finding your Website a Good Home

But first, an experience we can all relate to… Is the neighborhood safe? Is there room for our family to grow? Does the home fit my lifestyle? What amenities are included? Are the neighbors friendly? Are there any structural or maintenance issues? How are the reviews/media? There’s a lot to consider when selecting a home. It’s a place for entertaining friends and family, as…
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October 25, 2015

Why Your Marketing Is (almost) Useless Without A Website

There are plenty of ways to market a business these days, more so than ever in fact, which is a blessing and a curse Marketing your business online is a great way to garner new customers- to have a variety of channels and outlets to reach new customers and keep existing customers in the loop, but on the flip side, consumers are now being…
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October 22, 2015

Optimizing Images with Photoshop

You’re interested in optimizing images for your website -- fantastic! This means that you realize the value of having a streamlined, fast moving website. Speed matters for both SEO and user experience. You don’t want your visitors to bounce because your photos are loading slowly. What is optimizing? The quick, easy answer is -- compressing an image file to the smallest size you can…
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October 22, 2015

Google Analytics | Getting Started

If you have a Google account, you’re well on your way. If not, you need to do that before you can move forward. You’ll use this account for much more than analytics if you continue moving forward with your online marketing. Having a Google+ account and business is important for SEO (search engine optimization) and if you want to use videos, you’ll want a…
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Quick Tips
October 10, 2015

Is it Time to Fire Your Website?

If you had an employee who hid in the corner, avoided contact and did as little work as possible, that employee wouldn’t last long. Unfortunately, many websites are doing exactly that — nothing. Much like an employee, you invest money and time  into your website. It should be achieving set goals just like any other member of your team.  Is it time to fire…
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Business Insights
September 19, 2015

Creative Destruction in this Digital Revolution

This world is setting a global stage of accelerated creative destruction The disruption through technology trickling in every aspect of the world’s social economic arena as well as the geopolitical arena is the likes of nothing humanity has previously seen. At the center of any company or business lays cash flow - the lifeblood of an organization which happens to ‘make the world go…
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build your website
September 8, 2015

Should You Build Your Website

Should you build your own website? Just because you can, doesn’t always mean you should. With a world of information at our fingertips, DYI projects have become a way to educate ourselves, try new skills and save money, so you we're going to lay out some useful information before asking "should you build your website?" Why spend time vetting specialists and potentially making a hefty…
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How To
September 3, 2015

The WordPress Theme Buyers’ Guide to ThemeForest

ThemeForest is an incredible repository of well developed themes. It’s probably my favorite website on the entire internet. There are other companies offering great themes, but I’ll focus on ThemeForest for this guide since it’s the most comprehensive and diverse library of themes. (more…)
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How To
September 3, 2015

Ultra-Fast Joomla Admin Password Reset

We just knocked out a quick how-to on a WordPress Admin reset, so lets hit Joomla while we’re at it! We’re cutting right to the chase because there’s a good chance that if you’re reading this, you need to get into your Joomla dashboard. Alright. Lets do it: (more…)
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How To
July 14, 2014

Ultra-Fast WordPress Admin Password Reset

Those who know me are aware that I while I’m not a writer and I tend to write a small novel to answer the simplest of questions. So lets try something new… We’ll cut the crap and get that WordPress admin password reset- because there’s a good chance that if you’re reading this, you need to get into your WordPress dashboard. Alright. Lets do…
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