Selecting a Domain Name
June 6, 2011

Selecting a Domain Name

Whether it’s for your own personal blog, or business website, selecting a good quality domain name is an important decision.  The right choice brings visitors to your site, but its true value comes when they try to find it a second time and didn’t bookmark it.

THE DOMAIN NAME:

Commonly known as your website address, it’s a word, or phrase, that people type to locate your site.   At one time the full address was entered (http://www.), but that’s no

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Web Safe Fonts
April 26, 2011

Web Safe Fonts

When designing a website, choosing a font that compliments your site’s overall look and feel is an important. There is one thing to keep in mind however, not every font you have access to on your computer is installed on every computer in the world.

What does that mean?

It means there is only a small subset of fonts that are what we refer to as browser safe or web safe fonts. When creating a website you should stick to

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The Website Design Process
September 21, 2010

The Website Design Process

So, you have decided you need a website. Whether for your business or personal needs I can help you design a website that accomplishes what you are looking for. Below is a step-by-step outline of the entire process. I will work with you every step of the way and am more than happy to answer any questions or help in any way that I can. Should you have any questions not outlined in the article please contact me.

Starting Your
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Why Hire a Professional?
September 21, 2010

Why Hire a Professional?

Poorly designed web sites are common. There are web sites with blinking text, clashing colors, huge graphics and music that plays automatically. While these design blunders are bad enough on a personal web site, when they occur on a business web site, it can mean disaster.

Every business needs a web site. Unfortunately, many business owners scrimp when it comes to web development, thinking they can do it themselves. Perhaps they ask their 13-year-old nephew to create a web site.

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Increase Your Site Traffic
September 21, 2010

Increase Your Site Traffic

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization is an online marketing technique that works by choosing keywords that attract the attention of web spiders, bots, or online crawlers. These programs are given a group of words to search for and scour the Internet looking for webpages and content that fit their search criteria. SEO can be used to increase traffic to your website, blog or page, if the technique is used correctly. The most basic SEO techniques that help to channel traffic

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Improving SEO With Backlinks
August 28, 2010

Improving SEO With Backlinks

There are so many websites and blogs on the internet that it may seem impossible to get noticed. Even if your website content focuses on a narrow subject, there are usually thousands of other results that are listed in Google when people search for your specific keyword or keywords. However, there are things that you can to to help improve the search engine optimization (SEO) of your website. One of the biggest factors that determines website traffic is the amount

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SEO Basics: Keywords
August 23, 2010

SEO Basics: Keywords

Search Engine Optimization or SEO, is a marketing strategy used by websites to increase traffic. Like any other field, the SEO world is peppered with its own phrases and special lingo. Some examples of this are: keyword density, keyword prominence, and keyword frequency. Knowing what these phrases mean and how to manipulate them can help your SEO strategy succeed.

Keyword density

Key word density refers to the number of different keywords on a certain site. This does not always necessarily

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