Do It Yourself Websites

Do It Yourself Websites - Worth It?

Should I Create My Own Website? Just like many other services out there you'll see a lot of do it yourself website offers. There are so many platforms that offer "free" ways to create an awesome site fast. Sounds good...right? Are do it yourself…
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The 5 Biggest SEO Mistakes You Might Be Making

Are you making one or more of these SEO mistakes? SEO Mistake #1: No original content I've worked with a lot of clients who before working with me used a company that for xx amount of money each month they'd post a blog article. This sounds…

Loving your website this year

I talk to a lot of people who are not sure if they need a new website or not. I usually ask them to step back and take a look at the site from an outsider perspective. Does the website compel them to pick up the phone? Is it professional? I…
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Featured Plugin - Ithemes Security

When it comes to security the Wordpress Plugin that I like best is iThemes Security. They have a great free plugin but I like (and personally use) their premium version iThemes Security Pro. I do tell my clients that there is nothing you…
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How to Connect Facebook and Twitter

It is actually VERY easy to connect your Facebook account to post automatically to your Twitter account. I had a call with one of my clients today and she had NO idea that this was possible inside of Facebook. When I walked her through how simple…
Setting up a Facebook Pixel

Setting up a Facebook Pixel

Have you ever been shopping on a website and then noticed a minute later that same product you were looking at is now showing up as an ad on your Facebook page? This is not the power of magic - this is the work of a Facebook pixel! Before…
BackupBuddy Wordpress Premium Plugin

Featured Plugin: BackupBuddy

There are many options for backing up your WordPress website. My personal favorite and the featured plugin I'm highlighting today is BackupBuddy. Before I jump in I want to point out that backups are extremely important for your WordPress website.…
Wordpress Security - Keeping Your Wordpress Site Secure

5 Simple Things You Can Do Today to Secure Your WordPress Site

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve had clients contact me after something has happened to their WordPress site. Perhaps it had the “white screen of death”. Sometimes they have all kinds of error codes on top of their screen. Or even…
Can I create my own website?

Website Creation - Up to the Pros?

I've been in this business long enough to hear the inevitable ending of two common stories when it comes to website creation... Story 1: My Friend Will Build My Website This story goes something like this... "Someone I know from ____ says…
What questions to ask a web designer

Questions to Ask a Web Designer

If you have gone through the "Top 7 Things to Do Before You Start Working With a Web Designer" you might be ready to contact some web designers. It can be an overwhelming decision in choosing the right web designer. Just as with any other…