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24
Feb

WordPress Security Issues

For every new WordPress website I am hired to build, I quote addressing WordPress security issues as part of the website development quote. When I start a new project, the first thing I do after installing WordPress is fully secure it. I do this before installing a WordPress theme or installing any plugins. Is WordPress Secure? “Out Of The Box” –

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7
Feb

Maintain Your Website – 2019 New Year’s Resolution

Maintain your site now, so it’s not a problem later. Face it, no one likes doing maintenance. Whether it be your car, house, or your website. Like it or not, it needs done though. If you ignore it long enough, it can create significant headaches and expenses. Website maintenance seems to be easy to ignore since it’s not as visible

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21
Jan

Understanding Domain Name and Web Hosting Transfers

Understanding the connection between domain names and web hosting is hard to grasp. This can complicate transferring a website to a new host.

28
Dec

What is a CMS Website and Do You Need One?

CMS in the field of website development stands for content management system. A CMS website is a type of web application that enables you to manage the content that displays on your website (aka content management system) . Content is stored in a database (often MySQL database) separate from code. Password protected tools are coded to enable users to add,

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19
Dec

Website Security – Secure Your Website Passwords

Website Security – Passwords Website security can be addressed on multiple levels. Web hosting accounts,  website code, passwords…. Passwords are meant to provide a layer of protection in gaining access to a resource. This is a simple concept, and easy to implement.  Many people are lax with utilizing this simple layer of protection on their site and though in all

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12
Oct

Squirrelcart No Longer Supported

Squirrelcart was decommissioned in Aug 2018. What does this mean? It means the code is no longer available to download. It also means the code is no longer supported. No longer supported means if there is a bug, it won’t be fixed. If there is depreciated PHP code, then your PHP shopping cart script is going to break if you

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24
Sep

Website Cost – Are you Comparing Applies to Oranges?

How much does a website cost? People contact me daily wanting to know how much does it cost to build a website?  Often, the email has 1-2 – maybe 3 sentences describing the project, along with no mention of their budget or timeline to complete. I reply back asking questions to try to get specific details of the job so

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15
Sep

Hire Someone to Build a Website

When creating a website for your business, where do you start? Most of my clients are small businesses needing web development services ranging from simple startup websites for creating a new web site, to proprietary web applications to help run and grow their business. I do work with other types of clients like individuals and B2B support for web design and

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9
May

Help with Review your data retention settings

Google Analytics Data Retention Settings I’ve had multiple clients contact due to the email sent by Google. “[Important Reminder] Review your data retention settings before they take effect on May 25, 2018” Google is asking you to review your settings for how long you want to retain data in your account that has been collected through Google Analytics. As noted

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25
Mar

Overhaul Website or Website Revamp – Which is Best for You?

It’s Time To Do Something – a Full Overhaul or just Website Revamp? If you are a business owner, you know how important it is to promote a positive image about your company. Keeping your customers informed about your current services and products along with new offerings helps your business grow. Keeping your website current requires an occasional website revamp

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