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5 types of images you need on your website
Key #1 thing when you start a business is a website. In 2018, if you don't have a website then you may as well not ...
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Website vs. Social Media_ Why Your Business Needs a Website featured image
Have you ever asked yourself, “Why do I need a website when I can just use social media to promote my business?” Great question. Why ...
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What is the MAIN problem you solve for your clients featured image
Picture this: You are a holistic health and beauty coach. You are offering a 14-day detox program on your website at a hugely discounted price, ...
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Think of your website like a tuning fork featured image
I love the word resonate, especially when used in the context of your website. Think of your website like a tuning fork. When your target ...
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Are you offering too many services on your website featured image
It’s no secret that I’m a huge ambassador for simplicity. When it comes to your website, less is more. People going to your website want ...
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How email marketing is like falling in love featured image
First impressions are powerful… I still remember the first time I met my husband. It was his smile and piercing blue eyes that caught my ...
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How to make your website stand out featured image
I am not usually an indecisive person, but this situation was different. Let me set the stage. Khao San Road in Bangkok, Thailand. A 1 ...
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How to Bring Trust and Credibility to Your Website featured image
Problem: You have not established credibility and trust. Our plan was to go to the Hawaii BBQ Restaurant for dinner. My husband had read online that ...
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your website has to be more than just a pretty face featured image
Problem: Focusing 90% of your effort on the website’s design. Once upon a time there was a beautiful website. A website so beautiful that visitors' eyes ...
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why simple websites work better featured image
Problem: You are making your website visitors think. I remember the first time I went to the Cheesecake Factory. The friendly waiter handed me and my ...
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How to create a value proposition that converts featured image
Problem: You don't have a clear value proposition The first thing a visitor should see when they land on your website is your company name, ...
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the secret to websites that convert call to action featured image
Problem: You aren't telling your website visitors what to do next. Every page needs a Call-To-Action. A call-to-action (CTA) is a button or link that ...
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does your website have beauty and brains featured image
Unlike a beautiful piece of art hanging in a gallery, a website has to be more than a pretty face. There is no question that ...
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Do not be afraid to narrow your niche featured image
When someone comes to your website is it clear who you are communicating to? Is it clear who your target audience is? Especially when starting a ...
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TEMPLATE vs. CUSTOM DESIGNED WEBSITES
When it comes to website design, there are two main routes to take - template or custom build. Custom Build: There several advantages and reasons ...
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Three Tips to Optimize Your Images for SEO featured images
As a Web Developer I am regularly surprised at how many clients have images on their site that are not properly optimized, whether from laziness ...
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my most important question
Many web designers start with color schemes, fonts, and layouts when they are planning their websites. Goals and objectives should be your starting point. Before you ...
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Who is your competition
Knowing who your competitors are, and what they are offering, can help you to make your products, services, and marketing stand out.  Ask yourself: What ...
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is your out of date website putting you in harm's way
Keep your website up-to-date! Software needs updating. All software. Including the software that powers your website. WordPress is an ever-evolving piece of software, which is ...
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Why would anyone want to hack your website
Let’s talk about hacking. I’ve dealt with hacked websites before and it’s not fun, especially when there are no backups in place (see last week's ...
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Here's what I see happen all the time. People invest a lot of time and money into a new website. The website finally goes live for the ...
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Are you making this mistake with your social media icons?
Social media traffic is great, but only if it is being directed at your website, not away from it. A surprising number of websites have ...
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An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure blog image
What is WordPress Maintenance? WordPress maintenance is a whole set of activities (or “chores”) that you need to be doing on a regular basis in ...
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Boost your SEO and Security with an SSL certificate blog image
Here's what's been going on in WordPress lately: If you haven't had a chance to get an SSL certificate and enable HTTPS on your site then now ...
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Benefits and Solutions Sell, Features Do Not blog image
Why will a customer end up choosing you instead of a competitor? It’s because your customer had a problem, and they believed your product or ...
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Why You Should Have An Email Optin Form blog image
Over 70% of people that leave your website will NEVER return. Gone for good. Unless you can capture their email address, you will never have ...
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Why your slow website is costing you clients featured image
People like fast sites. Visitors expect a web page to load in 3 seconds or less. After 3 seconds, they will no longer wait for ...
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scrap the long blocks of text blog image
Web users scan-read. They’re not going to wade through streams of blah-blah-blah. If they don’t find what they are looking for quickly and easily they’ll leave ...
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does your website pass the five second test blog image
Five seconds That’s the amount of time you have to grab your visitors’ attention on your website. Can visitors grasp the purpose of your website ...
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setting successful website goals blog image
My most important question. Here's the question that I ask every client before beginning a website project: If your website could do just one thing, what ...
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grow your business with google analytics blog image
Google what? So you have yourself a website. Congrats! Getting yourself a website is a huge step in the marketing your business game. So you ...
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