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It's always among the first pages I ever look at when I go to any website. If it sucks, or is just otherwise not interesting, I'll just leave. If you look at your website analytics, it's also likely among the top visited pages on your website. It's...

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Page load speed is a big deal. And it's getting to be a bigger deal. Your site has to be fast for your visitors, and it has to be fast for search engine optimization reasons. For the longest time it was about internet connections, and who had high-spe...

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I've noticed a recurring trend when talking with clients about their websites and the types of pages that they want. They say one thing, but mean entirely something different. They'll talk about a splash page when they mean home page, or a squeez...

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Happy New Year! We're now in well on our way in this new year and it's time to talk about what you want to accomplish with your website in 2014. It's the time of year when all kinds of goals and resolutions are made. But this post isn't about those lofty...

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It's easy to go to a hosted blogging or website service and start a website. But just because it's easy doesn't mean you should do it. Hosted blogging services like Wordpress.com are easy - we know that. You just go to the site, walk through a couple ste...

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Building your own website is an absolutely essential step all budding entrepreneurs, soloprenuers, bloggers, artists, etc. need to take to build their platform. But you knew that already. What you may not know is that you can do it quickly, relatively...

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Have you ever given your blog or website a checkup? I'm talking about a good look under the hood - making sure you've got all the right tools in place, and that you've set yourself up for success - kind of look. This is something I've been working on l...

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I was recently in a conversation with someone who got really frustrated with WordPress and was ready to throw in the towel and try and find something else. They weren't a web or coding guru, and just wanted to get their site right. Haven't we all been...

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What's the biggest secret to being productive? Being organized. And being productive is a huge thing for me in my web design business. There are so many thinks that I need to keep track of, and so many things that have to get done, that not a day goes...

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Ever wonder how to generate income by selling products through your wordpress blog, but not quite sure which plugin to use? The key to being successful with your store is that you absolutely have to make it as easy as possible for visitors to do bus...

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