Choosing An Effective Domain Name

Selecting THE PERFECT name for your online business can often be a daunting task, especially if THE PERFECT domain name is already taken. So here are some things to consider in selecting your domain. Keywords Our natural inclination is often to use our name as the URL; janesmith.com, joeshmoe.org. And in some instances that makes…

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The Gift Of Grab; Content Writing For Your Home Page

The Gift Of Grab; Content Writing For Your Home Page

When creating your web site, you have about 15 seconds to capture your visitor’s attention. That’s it. If they decide you are not what they are looking for they will move on and not look back. So knowing what a small window you have, how do you capture their attention and entice them past your…

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Register Domain

Be The Master Of Your Domain: Domain Name Registration

Too often I get phone calls from business owners who no longer own their domain names. “How can this happen?” you ask. More easily than you realize. When you hire someone to develop your website, often they will be the one to register your domain name and sometimes they do it under their own name.…

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How Do I Get My Business Online?

The first step to successful online marketing is to identify your goal. If you are a merchant, you will obviously want to sell your products online on an eCommerce site. For service providers, it might be to build your “brand”; establishing who you are and your expertise online. Once you know what kind of website…

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Selecting A Host Provider

Selecting A Host Provider

What is a host provider and how do you select one for your website? A host provider is a company that will allow you to upload your files onto their server making them accessible via the web. Some will host your files for free, but are these plans the best solution for you? If you…

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