Launching a new website is an exciting time for any company. It feels great to have a fresh, new website to compliment your products and services. You feel rejuvenated about your business, and now you feel even stronger about your future. You share it with your immediate network, sending page links to customers and prospects […]
What is HTTPS? First, let’s start with HTTP. Hypertext Transfer Protocol is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, and hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web. HTTPS consists of communication over HTTP within a connection encrypted by Transport Layer Security, or its predecessor, Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). […]
I’m a database guy. That’s one reason why I like working with WordPress, because everything is stored in a database. Every page, every post, all content on the site is in a database. If you can store it, you can retrieve it. Let’s say you have a large set of data that you want to […]
We are happy to report that our all time customer satisfaction rating is 97% positive! We say this not to brag, but rather to highlight an important aspect of our business — our relationships with our customers. We value our customers, and their opinions, too. Without their input and honesty, we would not be able to […]
I have always considered myself a really good listener. I’m the kind of guy in touch with his emotional side. It has been an asset to my business and in my relationships with my customers, as well as in my personal life. But lately, I’ve been thinking that I need to go beyond listening and […]
Recently, I attended a breakout session at a conference about how content can help or hurt one’s business. The speaker, an amiable guy and well known in this conference community for his marketer’s perspective and data-driven approach to building web sites, offered up some important points to the mostly business track audience of web designers […]
I’m sure by now most of you have heard of a “call-to-action.” How could you not? After all, it is all over the Internet, and, as your web developer and online partner, you have heard it from me, too. But what is a call-to-action really? Is it a catchy button on your web site that […]
We believe that cheap web hosting is still a really bad idea, yet we continue to hear from some new or prospective customers why they want to stay with their cheap web hosting provider.