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Buying a Domain Name for WordPress

By C. A. Baker | Sep 12, 2016

Buying a Domain Name for WordPress Buying a domain name for WordPress is one of your first things you should think about and the next will be web hosting. Domain Names are similar to a House Address Here is an analogy that would make more sense to just about everybody. OK, let’s talk about houses. In order […] Read More

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Why You Can’t Get Your Copy Right!

By C. A. Baker | Sep 10, 2016

Guest Post by Christine Parizo of Christine Parizo Communications Copywriting How to Speed Up Your Brochure and Website Projects Many small businesses will first engage the services of a graphic designer to create marketing materials. A good designer will create a beautiful website or brochure mockup that incorporates the unique personality of your business. But then, […] Read More

Tips You Need to Ensure Effective Mobile Marketing Automation

6 Tips to Ensure Effective Mobile Marketing Automation

By C. A. Baker | Aug 21, 2016

The Tips You Need to Ensure Effective Mobile Marketing Automation Slim apps, intuitive user interfaces and a sound consumer base constitute a great mobile marketing strategy, but a lot of work goes into perfecting world-class business. The new year has ushered in several new strategies—each with its own appeal in the wide world of mobile […] Read More

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Web Design Workshops

By C. A. Baker | Aug 4, 2016

  Why you should attend a web design workshop The question we get asked often in our web design workshops is, website design is just about putting up a pretty website right? WRONG! That is only part of it. Other things to think about when building or re-building your site are: These are some of the […] Read More

Domain hijacked

Has your domain been hijacked!

By C. A. Baker | Jun 24, 2016

Domain Hijacked? What is domain hijacking? My client’s domain name was hijacked unavailable to him. He had contracted with a service provider that was supplying him with email services and security and making the payments to his domain service provider on his behalf. What he didn’t know was that if he wanted to end the […] Read More

Streaming video for your website

Streaming video for your website

By C. A. Baker | Jun 24, 2016

When considering streaming video for your website, you need to look at all the different ways in which a person can benefit from either viewing or offering streaming video. This is a very popular method of being able to view information and videos on the internet, and there are many reasons for this. While some […] Read More

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Multiple Action Steps for SEO Success

By C. A. Baker | Jun 24, 2016

SEO action can be a mystery but it doesn’t need to be. I have added another SEO Checklist Infographic from Capsicummediaworks to help you see these steps in a visual way. With over 200+ Google SEO ranking factors to consider from, how do you choose which ones are important? And if the below infographic is […] Read More

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A Hacked Website is No Joking Matter

By C. A. Baker | Jun 24, 2016

Has you Website been Hacked! WordPress is simply one of the best, most popular, and most powerful website content management systems available today. Chances are you have at least one WordPress site and chances are you don’t even remember how to log in as an administrator. Don’t worry, it’s very common. It’s also common to […] Read More

How to Use Your Logo to Boost Your Brand

New WordPress Release 4.5 Coleman

By C. A. Baker | Jun 24, 2016

Coleman Hawkins 4.5 Colman Hawkins is the latest update from WordPress. I love the way WordPress links releases to Jazz artists. I grew up listening to the jazz greats and not so greats in the sixties. I remember the record covers and the record playing in the room. The player was a RCA with the […] Read More