21 Ways to Drive Small Business Automation on the Internet

Business Automation

Starting, running, or managing a small business can be a difficult and often overwhelming proposition. But if you take a bit of time to identify repetitive or menial tasks, you can learn how to small business automation can help many of them. Doing so will allow you to increase productivity as well as profits. At the same time, you can decrease the stress that comes along with your small business. Continue reading “21 Ways to Drive Small Business Automation on the Internet”

8 Easy Steps to Prevent a Hacked WordPress Website

Prevent a Hacked WordPress Website

Cleaning up a hacked WordPress site is no fun. At best, it’s an involved and time-consuming process that most of us would rather avoid. In this article, I’ll tell you about several things that you can do today to make your WordPress website more secure. Putting in a little time and effort now can prevent a hack from happening and keep your data safe. Continue reading “8 Easy Steps to Prevent a Hacked WordPress Website”

10 Easy Ways to Optimize “Above the Fold” and Why

optimize above the fold

If you’ve ever done research on how to improve your website, you have probably come across articles that discuss placing certain kinds of content “above the fold,” or “below the fold.”

In this article, I will explain what the fold is, and why it’s important to optimize the information appearing above the fold. I’ll give you some tips on how to optimize your site with the fold line in mind, and get into why we look at web pages the way we do. Continue reading “10 Easy Ways to Optimize “Above the Fold” and Why”

How to Get a Free SSL Certificate to Secure Your Website

how to get a free ssl

You’ve no doubt heard about HTTPS. Or someone has told you that you should get an SSL certificate for your website. It’s difficult to avoid the subject these days.

If you’ve been putting it off—and let’s face it, many of us have—it’s time to take a serious look at getting an SSL certificate for your website. But to give you some incentive, I’ll show you how to get a free SSL certificate. Continue reading “How to Get a Free SSL Certificate to Secure Your Website”

8 Overlooked Things That Slow a Website’s Performance

8 overlooked things that slow website performance

To the typical Internet user, there’s nothing more frustrating than a slow website. As a website owner, it’s your job to reduce or eliminate that frustration by speeding up your website’s performance.

How much do you need to speed it up? Well, according to the Nielsen Norman Group, you have only 10 seconds to communicate the value of your website. With only 10 seconds to sway a potential reader, every second spent loading your page is wasted opportunity. Continue reading “8 Overlooked Things That Slow a Website’s Performance”

British .eu Domain Owners Face Brexit Issues

British .eu domain owners face Brexit issues

You probably never gave much thought to the possibility that Brexit might have a negative impact on your online presence, but if you are a .eu domain owner living in the UK, it could.

When the UK officially withdraws from the European Union, people who live in the UK and Gibraltar (and UK companies without a presence elsewhere in the EU) will no longer meet .eu domain eligibility requirements.

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