Jun 26
2015

Thomas McKee Website Design

4 Ways to Reduce the Downtime of WordPress Websites

When you are the owner of a website, no matter what type of site it may be, it is crucial that your site is always live and available for your customers when they need it, regardless of what time of day it may be. If a potential customer tries to go to your site, only to find that it isn't available, it creates a serious problem. Whether website downtime occurs due to software errors, glitches, malicious attacks, or hardware failures, you need to make sure that you know about the...

Jun 25
2015

Why Your Business Needs a Mobile-Friendly Website in 2015

Why Your Business Needs a Mobile-Friendly Website in 2015

Not very long ago, there were not many mobile-friendly websites available on the Internet. The web was a peaceful place back then, restricted to appearance of these e-platforms on desktops and laptops only. And then, suddenly, a mobile era suddenly erupted. Net surfers and Internet diggers soon started shifting gears to affordable smartphones and tablet PCs instead of being busy on costly desktops and laptops. The latter devices were almost thrown out of the window and mobile devices brought in. (more…)

Jun 24
2015

5 Rules for Successful Server Hosting and Server Up-Time

5 Rules for Successful Server Hosting and Server Up-Time

If you are a hosting provider or someone who operates and manages a shared hosting server, chances are that you either already have server monitoring services in place or that you are considering the utilization of a server monitoring service provider in the near future. Whether you already have server monitoring in place or you are considering putting such a safeguard into place in the near future, there are some rules you will want to keep in mind to ensure that your server monitoring efforts are successful and do not...

Jun 24
2015

Website Development: Why Your Business Needs It

Website Development: Why Your Business Needs It

Every successful marketing strategy should include professional website development. This is especially true today when almost all businesses, even those that operate brick and mortar establishments, want to make their online presence felt. The first step to a successful online campaign is to get a reputable company to do website development for your business, unless of course you are an expert in this matter. (more…)

Jun 24
2015

4 Tips on Jumpstarting Your Social Media Business

4 Tips on Jumpstarting Your Social Media Business

Establish connections with communities of potential customers This seems rather obvious, but establishing online connections comprise almost half the crucial part of the business venture. Establishing connections doesn't merely mean hanging around forums, groups and pages then flooding them with promotional material. Connections must be authentic and dynamic, based around common interests. If your business is, say, selling used books, you need to connect first with friends who like reading books. Once these friends and acquaintances recognize your business as something that piques their interests, it is likely that they...

Jun 24
2015

4 COMMON MISTAKES IN WEBSITE PROMOTION

4 Common Mistakes in Website Promotion

Unethical aggressive marketingThere is nothing harmful in aggressive promotion. Keeping the website alive by constant social media activity, interlinking, guest blogging and other known promotion tactics will always be effective if done within the limits of good taste. However, unethical practices like spamming and flooding non-affiliate websites with tags and links will obviously do the website harm. Blog and website owners and the general netizenship are not mindless clickers. They recognize good-natured and acceptable promotion from shameless plugging. Responsible marketing is crucial since doing otherwise can lead to your site...

Jun 24
2015

How to hack on wikipedia

‘Hack’ Wikipedia to Generate Traffic to Your Site

Wikipedia is more than a site; it is revolutionary cultural phenomenon, one of the authorities in terms of information management throughout the vastness of the web wide web. A lot of internet users visit Wikipedia to know more about their favorite music artists, celebrities, happenings, history, basically everything. More often than not, depending on time a particular user has in his/her hands, they will not visit any other 'encyclopedia' site to double-check the Wikipedia information. Wikipedia practically has the hegemony of internet age information. (more…)

Jun 24
2015

5 Terms You Need to Know Before Making Your Website

    5 Terms You Need to Know Before Making Your Website

    1. Site map One of the first things that a website developer would be asking from you is a site map. A site map (or sitemap) is a list of pages of a web site accessible to crawlers or users. It can be a simple document or a complex Web page. The use of the site map is to give the website developer an idea of the contents of the website, where the links go, and so on. For the simplest site map, all you can do is draw a...