Generating Leads for Local Businesses

I was diving into my June issue of Entrepreneur Magazine this hot and sticky 4th of July and came across this remarkable article by Ann Handley.  She talks about using Social Media and Platforms, about websites, encouraging reviews and so much more.  I mean there’s really useful stuff here!   Take a moment to read and then let me know … Read More

Opening an eCommerce Store

eCommerce may be just your solution to opening up a small business.  You don’t need a bricks and mortar store front, but you do need a website.  You want to look for something that can handle the products you are selling with ease for your customer and provide you with the information you need to get it shipped as well … Read More

Affiliate Websites

I just had an interesting email from a client in New Zealand.  He is running an affliate website called  and needed some help in generating new sales.  Here’s what I did for him… Complete review of his exisiting website Recommendations for improving his website After the review and recommendations, he was pleased with my offer and asked me to … Read More

Tips for Building a High Quality Blog Following

I found this great post on Mashable today and thought it would be excellent to share with you! Shane Snow is a New York-based tech journalist and co-founder of, a marketplace for brand publishers and journalists. In 2010, New York City startup, Birchbox launched a blog about beauty products before it had any customers. The beauty sample delivery service – … Read More

How to Pick a URL for Your Website

Sometimes (and actually quite often now) using your business name as your site URL is not always the best idea.  Take a look at this article that was recently posted by Roger on New  It will seriously make you think about how you m…

Differences Between WordPress Hosted and WordPress Self Hosted

WordPress is one of the leading web publishing platforms currently available. Its is free software so to actually download and install the software on your web server will cost absolutely nothing. WordPress comes in two distinct formats both look the s…