Pop-Ups DO NOT Work!!! Pop-Ups do not work half of the time since they are designed badly and are confusing to some of the people that use them. Also pop-ups are used at the wrong time or the wrong type of pop-up is used on the website. I will explain some of the different types … Read moreBest Practices for Pop-Ups
What does the Future look like? Websites are changing in 2018. Designers and website development is all about being module and designed so that parts can be changed without a lot of work being done to make that happen. Why is this change taking place? Some people think it is because of companies like Wix … Read moreBuilding Websites for the Future
I would like to share my experience developing websites on a Chromebook. I am currently using a Samsung Chromebook Plus around February 2017. This is a powerful little machine from Samsung. The reason I bought it was to see if I could use it as a development machine for website design and development. Most of … Read moreDeveloping Websites Professionally With a Chromebook
What is a Keyword Research Strategy and What are the Benefits Keyword research is the practice search engine optimization (SEO) professionals use to find different words and alternative words that would be beneficial to rank higher within the Search Engines. When you effectively use keyword research tools such as, The Keyword Research Planner, you can … Read moreWhat is Your Keyword Research Strategy
With keyword research you are better able to determine that topic you need to write about. When you have your keywords you are also able to develop a content marketing strategy. With a content strategy you are able to organize when your content goes out and where it needs to go. … you may get … Read moreCreating Excellent Content
The General Protection Data Regulations (GDPR), is the new regulation implemented by the European Union. It goes into effect on May 25, 2018. These regulations are about protecting European Citizens’ privacy. It requires websites to have a strong privacy prolicy that details every aspect collected on your website. In addition, you need to provide a … Read moreGeneral Data Protection Regulations: Are you ready?
Why Do SEO Keyword Research?? This is part of my Search Engine Optimization Series of articles. With the series I talk about in-depth what Keyword Research is and what are the benefits. So check that out. I also discuss some tips on how managers can use SEO to gain the competitive edge. SEO Keyword Research … Read more5 Tips for SEO Keyword Research and Why You Should Use Them
Why Website Maintenance is Key to a Successful Website Just like any software, websites require maintenance to keeping the site working properly. Avoiding website maintenance is like not having regular oil changes on your vehicle. You wouldn’t drive your car very long if you didn’t look after its maintenance, would you? Well, the same process … Read moreWebsite Maintenance Tips
What is the Internet? To some it is the way to waste time. The Internet is Social Media, Twitter, FaceBook, or Instagram. Some people use the Internet to do work. Students use it to do research for homework assignment instead of the library. The Internet has countless number of uses. But the main thing that … Read moreCommunication of the Internet
Outsourced Backup and Recovery What does “Outsourced Backup and Recovery ” mean to me and my business and why would I want to use it? Here are some tips and pitfalls to watch out for when you try to outsource your recovery. Why would you think about outsourcing your recovery efforts? Here are a few … Read moreHybrid Backup Outsourced Recovery: What Does it Mean to Me?
What is the Purpose of Good Web Design? The purpose of good web design is to inform or educate and to persuade the audience to take some sort of action. Content is important, but sometimes if you have too much content on your website it may make your website feel cluttered. If you can use … Read more7 Easy Rules of Web Design
The Report According to a new report from Girls Who Code, women in technology will decrease from 24% to 22% by 2025 if the leaders and educational system does not change causing a gender gap. Arkansas, my home state, is at the forefront in trying to make those changes happen, but the sad thing is … Read moreGender Gap and Computer Science Education
Having a Purpose Having a purpose for your writings is important. You have to find your voice when you are writing or being creative. What are you trying to say? It is very important especially in the online world. You have to learn how to narrow your focus. Discover what you want to say, and … Read moreBlogging with Purpose
I used to design websites in Drupal 2 or 3 years ago. It was great at the time. But in the meantime, WordPress has improved its community efforts, and it has updated its technology, while in my opinion Drupal has stalled. It took a long time for Drupal 8 to come out of beta. During that time WordPress has improved, and become easier to use and update, and keep secure.
Happy 2018!!! I hope 2018 has been good so far. I just wanted to take a few minutes to tell you some of the plans for 2018 that I am going to be doing in the upcoming year. I will be publishing a newsletter of stories that I find interesting concerning Technology and the Internet. … Read moreHappy New Year
The end of the 2017 is drawing to a close. Why not start it with a brand new website or dust off your existing website with a new and updated look. We offer very reasonably prices for custom created websites either for you as an individual or as a business. Reasons To Own a Personal … Read moreEnd of Year: Reasons to Own a Website
What’s New It is party time. WordPress 4.9 bring new updates. The hard working volunteers and teams of WordPress has released another version of WordPress. Within this release comes several updates to the Customizer’s workflow. These updates improves collaboration for content creators. Also there have been changes that are beneficial to coders or more advanced … Read moreWordPress Updated 4.9 Released
Website SEO, which stands for Search Engine Optimization, is hard and it is a complicated process. But I will sure a few tips that anyone can do to help better improve their Google Rankings and will help being discovered online through search engines no matter if it is Google, Bing, Yahoo, Duck Duck Go, AOL … Read moreWebsite SEO Tips for Managers
Website security is hard sometimes. And most of it you need a professional to manage, and most of t he time it a lot of technical knowledge is needed to harden a website. There are several things that the “normal” person or casual website owner needs to be aware of when setting up websites for public … Read moreWebsite Security Tips