Avoid Slow Site Disasters with High Performance Hosting

Updated January 18, 2018 Learn 6 reasons to choose high performance hosting, because your website must be as fast, or faster, than the competition, if you want to compete online.  In the immortal words of Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Top Gun), “I feel the need, the need for speed!”.       Speed is Essential   A few years ago, many people weren’t watching IP-based television and movies, though the recent growth of Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and other entertainment video streaming […]

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Ditch Google+ But Not Google My Business

Updated January 17, 2018   No matter how it’s branded, Google+ is a complete and utter waste of your time, unless you are selling to marketers, period.  Google My Business, however, is a great way to get found online and takes a minimum of time and effort.   Question:  How many real business owners, not marketers but real business owners, do you know who frequently use Google+ (or whatever they’ve re-named it this month)?   Answer:  None.

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DNS System, Server and Security Explained

Updated January 17, 2018   Securing your company presence online includes DNS security (securing the domain name system (DNS) servers serving you and DNS records about you).  Understanding how DNS works and what role servers and records play in your security is a great first step to keeping your site and email safe online.   A domain name server, or DNS server, is the first point of contact between potential web clients and the sites they connect to, in order […]

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Content Marketing Myths to Avoid

Updated January 16, 2018   Content marketing myths are often hidden behind best practices, recommended guidelines and intuition.  They’re often slippery slopes that, once tread, result in daily habits that are counter-productive.   Learn from the school of hard knocks, or listen to a bit of sagely advice from marketers who have lived and learned first hand.  Avoiding costly content marketing myths can save you many hours of effort and frustration.

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