Yes, Content is Still King

Engagement: Present Clear and Compelling Content
While your site has to be appealing to the eye, you can never disregard the need for high quality content. Google is constantly improving their methods and systems to weed out high-quality websites  in order to serve their users with the most helpful and relevant information. If you […]

By |February 21st, 2014|Blogging, Hot Tips, Website Design, Website Usability|6 Comments

The Target Factor

Target stores conducted a survey to find out what customers liked most about their stores. The top three answers were: 1) Clean; 2) bright; and 3) easy to navigate.  If those qualities are the favorite parts of an enjoyable shopping experience, shouldn’t your website also be clean, bright, and easy to navigate? After all, […]

First Impressions Are Made in a Blink of an Eye

Anatomy of a Lead-Generating Website Blog Series Part 1:  First Impressions are Made in a Blink of an Eye!

According to Canadian researchers, web users form their first impressions of a web page in as little as 50 milliseconds (1/20th of a second). This is the time you have to make them stay and learn […]

By |November 6th, 2013|Clean Web Design, Hot Tips, Website Design, WordPress|8 Comments

Anatomy of a Lead-Generating Website Blog Series

Still don’t understand how your website can capture leads?
Your website is one of the most powerful marketing tools available to you.  Maximizing your website is your most effective, least expensive way to attract new leads and increase sales.   Therefore, you need to make sure that it is working for you 24 hours a day, […]

What Is a WordPress Plugin?

A WordPress Plugin (also known as a widget) is a program, or a set of one or more functions, written in the PHP scripting language, that adds a specific set of features or services to the WordPress weblog.  Plugins can be seamlessly integrated with the weblog using access points and methods provided by the […]

How to Register a Domain Name

The first step to register your domain name through a domain name registrar. Once you’ve registered and paid for a domain name, you own it, which means you have the exclusive right to use that domain name for a specified period of time and renew it once that term expires. Domain name registration is […]

The Benefits of Clean Web Design

The Benefits of Clean Web Design
Clean websites have become very popular thanks to all of their special benefits.

A clean and minimalistic look signals professionalism and this is why people prefer the simple styles over the merry-go-round themes. Today web designers have tools to build interactive playgrounds and shopping centers without much effort. The true […]

By |October 18th, 2011|Clean Web Design, Hot Tips, Website Design, WordPress|1 Comment

My Fave WordPress Plug-ins

I am converting more and more of clients over to WordPress which is a Content Management System (CMS).  WordPress allows business owners to have complete control over their website…there is no need to depend on their webmaster or webmistress to update their website.  WordPress basically works as a word document…it’s really that simple. You […]

Google Juice

My friend Kathleen Maxwell of Triumph 4 Me started her own Talk Internet Radio program. I was honored to be her very first guest. Today, we talked about Search Engine Optimization, WordPress, and website usability!

You can log onto Talk Shoe to hear the interview or you can hear the interview without leaving my website […]