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Daniel Trimpey | 2019/7/31 3:12:53 | 1 reads

Have you tried using Google Ads for your small business? Perhaps you have seen the ads when doing a Google search, but have never considered how having one of your own could benefit your business. These ads, sometimes referred to as Pay Per Click (PPC), can be an effective way to drive traffic to your website. An Google Ads campaign is designed by carefully choosing keywords for your business and crafting an ad that will grab the attention of those see it.Of course, getting a Google Ads campa...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/7/12 0:42:46 | 1 reads

Recently Authorize.net has made changes to their product line offerings to consolidate several offerings. This means that if you are using Authorize.net on your WooCommerce website, the plugin that you are using will be obsolete soon. WooCommerce has responded by releasing a new Authorize.net plugin which will replace the several other plugins that there used to be (AIM, CIM, DPM, and SIM). If you host with us, we will be switching you over to the new plugin so you should not experience any p...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/6/8 4:11:43 | 1 reads

Your business needs are growing and you know you need to build (or upgrade) your website. You know there are options available for creating websites, but it can be confusing how to decide which platform is the best fit for you? With Wix and WordPress being two of the most well-known platforms, we are going to compare the two from the perspective of a developer who works a lot with small business owners. And just full-disclosure, we do develop with WordPress, although we have helped a few clie...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/4/26 6:33:02 | 2 reads

Powering over one third of all websites, WordPress is one of the most ubiquitous website design platforms on the Web. Consequently, there are an abundance of tools and web-related aspects designed to work with it. This is a good thing, because the choices are many. However, this plethora of choices can also make it difficult to determine what elements are best for your needs. One example of this is the choosing of a hosting provider.There are 4 types of hosting options often considered by web...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/4/2 4:51:08 | 5 reads

Thanks to the many tools and services on the web, anyone can build a website. In fact, you don’t even need to have any previous website design training, or understand programming. But just because one can build a website, it doesn’t mean that it will necessarily accomplish your objectives. There are a lot of considerations when creating a powerful and engaging website that will help your business.We have all seen those websites that are hard to use, load painfully slow or are just right u...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/3/4 1:57:37 | 4 reads

How Important is Readability to Your Website?Have you ever received a document, perhaps of a legal or financial matter, and found yourself struggling to understand exactly what it is saying? If so, then chances are, you either asked someone to give you a simpler explanation, set it aside to be dealt with later, or worse, signed it without truly knowing what you agreed to. This is because readability is a ‘must have’ element in communication. Your website content should be easy to read and...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/2/16 19:45:17 | 4 reads

It’s now been six months since WordPress released the Gutenberg editor plugin. Gutenberg became the default editor starting with Wordpres version 5.0 which launched in December, and as such, there has now been time for more people to assess the new editing experience and share their various insights. For some, the transition has been nearly seamless and welcomed enthusiastically. For others, not so much. (In fact, according to one survey, 75% of users dislike it!)However, since Gutenberg is...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/1/31 6:57:29 | 5 reads

Look at your phone’s home screen. Chances are, you will see apps for banking, for tracking the weather, shopping apps, ones that keep you on schedule, work related apps, and most likely, at least one type of social media app. If you are a business owner using WooCommerce, then it is important that you know about a newcomer to the Android world of apps – the WooCommerce app. (It should be noted that this is not WooCommerce’s first venture into apps, as they already had one designed for I...


Daniel Trimpey | 2019/1/19 1:07:13 | 3 reads

Did You Know….Studies show that product/service assessment takes buyers about 90 seconds.When that same shopper is looking to buy online, that number is reduced to 8 seconds – 94% of those impressions are influenced by the website design.More startling, is that when shopping online, your product is not just judged for what it is but 75% of users judge your brand credibility based on your website design.Consequently, it is vital that you have a website design that commands the attention of...


Daniel Trimpey | 2018/12/22 0:17:22 | 2 reads

It’s hard to believe that 2018 is just days away from ending. In just mere days it will be time to toss out the old and welcome the new…. then again, in the world of social media there’s always something new! It may be a new platform or tool or a different way of doing something. Or, if you are thinking about New Year’s Resolutions, it might be time to take a hard look at if what you have done with your social media platforms has worked -or not- and make improvements.If you find yours...




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