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Why Your 404 Page is Losing You Money

Why Your 404 Page is Losing You Money

Whatever happens to users who wind up in the wrong place on your website? Do they just go to a default 404 error not found page? Most of the time that’s the case. Most of the time, the user ends up on the default 404 page.  This page usually just tells the user that the content cannot […]

7 Reasons Why a Good Website Matters

7 Reasons Why a Good Website Matters

Often times I visit a website from a company that seems reputable, and I get turned off. Immediately, I realize that this company did not invest nearly enough money in their web presence to make me even consider using them for product or service. A web presence these days is so important to the outward image […]

205 Reasons Why Your WordPress SEO is Doomed

205 Reasons Your WordPress SEO is Doomed

Daily That’s right, daily. I have people asking me about WordPress SEO on a daily basis and how they want to “leverage” search engines to get their website ranked on Google against their competition for page 1, result 1. They want all this without putting any effort into it. Without any money up front. Without any thought. Just rank […]

10 Common Networking Mistakes You Need To Avoid

10 Common Networking Mistakes You Need To Avoid

No Matter the industry you work in or event you go to, chances are you are doing some sort of networking. Just like playing the piano, singing, or kickboxing, networking is a skill you need to continually use and practice to make sure you are networking effectively. As beneficial good networking is, you can do […]

How to Disable Themes or Plugins Using FTP

How to Disable Themes or Plugins Using FTP

Here’s the scenario: You’re updating a plugin or theme. Harmlessly, you hit the update button next to the plugin and wait for the plugin to update. Once it’s done updating, everything seems fine…until you refresh your page. At that point, you realize you just got kicked out of the backend and there is a blank […]

7 Ways to Handle an Unruly Customer

7 Ways to Handle an Unruly Customer

No matter the industry you work in, company you work for, or how many customers you have, every once in a while you will have to deal with an upset customer. We are in the golden age of “Customer Service” where the aim is to make sure all customers are completely satisfied with the service we […]

XML_Sitemap

What is a Sitemap?

Sitemaps Help The Navigational Flow of a Website A sitemap allows web crawlers like Google and Bing to see a top level view of your site. This gives them a way to understand the organizational level and relational level of your site. sitemaps allow the search engines to easily map out how each post and […]

7 Reasons Why You Need to Avoid Your Email

7 Reasons Why You Need to Avoid Your Email

Exit that window. Just stop. Close that tab and stop looking at it. That’s right, I caught you… Emails run our lives. We sit and we wait for something good to appear in our inbox, and alas, it never does. What’s the point of sitting and wasting your days staring at your emails? Constantly checking your […]

12 Simple Steps to Choose a WordPress Plugin

12 Simple Steps to Choose a WordPress Plugin

Plugins Plugins Plugins. WordPress’s strongest features is that it provides great plugin support and boasts over 40,000 of them in the directory. There are other directories, of course, but the main, WordPress supported directory is the most trusted source. Generally, most plugins will install and configure without a problem and you will have no issues […]