Great New Year’s Tips for Small Business Owners

Yep!  It’s another new year and that means it’s time for New Year’s resolutions. “For small-business owners, New Year’s resolutions, or goals, can be exciting and sometimes a little daunting because of the expectations that come with those goals,” says Kenneth Krogue, co-founder of Inside Sales, an online tool for sales leads and call management. “Setting goals for a small … Read More

Squaring Off… mobile electronic payment options

Are you a small business that thinks you’re too small to accept debit or credit cards as a payment option for your services or merchandise?   You may think so.  Costs to small merchants have escalated with bank fees that make it next to impossible for you to capture that impulse buy or convenience to your client of accepting that … Read More

SEO and Why is it Important to You?

SEO – an acronym for Search Engine Optimization. What is SEO exactly? Think of your website like an engine. SEO is a way of tuning up your website for maximum efficiency and performance on the World Wide Web.

WordPress from your iPhone

Introducing the only iPhone app that lets you write posts, upload photos, edit pages, and manage comments on your blog from your iPhone or iPod Touch. With support for both and self-hosted WordPress (2.5.1 or higher), users of all experience levels can get going in seconds. I downloaded this app the other day.  It gives me the option to … Read More

Create a Resume Website

Out of work?  Looking for a career change?  Looking for a way to market your skills and capabilities on-line as an alternative to mailing your resume? That’s where my friend Dawn decided to take her next step.  We put together a simple resume …

WP SEO Plugin – Beyond All In One SEO

WP SEO plugin is becoming one of the hottest search terms in reference to WordPress plugins. And for good reason. While you still see “sour grapes” people posting anti-WordPress blog posts, everyone has pretty much gotten that WordPress has become …

How To Add Backlinks To Your Website

Asking “how to add backlinks” is like asking “how do I make my car faster?” Your race car builder always has a simple answer: Horsepower costs money. How much do you want to spend? Okay, maybe I’m being a little facetious …

Part 3 – Guide to a Successful Business Website

ok.  We’ve covered what you’re new website should look like and how easy it can be to manage.  Now it’s time to get into content.  First thing you should think of are your main pages.  These are the pages that are critical to your business, thing that your potential customers want to know about you and your company. You should have … Read More

Five Free WP Plugins For Your New WordPress Blog Or Website

WordPress is an amazing free software platform which makes it really quick and easy for anyone to publish their own blog or website. But what really makes your website dynamic are the plugins or modules that add features to your website that make bring…