Migration to New Hardware

I’ve upgraded our website servers to faster hardware and a better disk recovery process. The implementation will take about 8-10 hours of downtime. Your websites will be unavailable beginning Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 6AM PT/9AM ET and will come back up after the process has completed.

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Long Tail Is In, Pareto Is Out

What does statistics have to do with websites?  Everything. You’ve probably heard of the 80/20 rule, the Pareto principle.  For example, it might be true that 80 percent of your revenue comes from 20 percent of your clients.  That’s the 80/20 rule. With internet marketing, some experts

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Secure Websites

One of the things Google looks at when ranking search engines is whether the site is secure. You can tell if a site is secure by looking at your browser’s address bar. Secure sites show a lock and the word “Secure” or their company name before the

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The Importance of Reviews

You know how important referrals are to your business. Testimonials and client reviews on sites like Google Places and your QuickBooks ProAdvisor page are simply the online version of referrals. That means they are critically important. When strangers come to your site to check you out, testimonials

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Push Notifications

I am delighted to announce a new feature called Push Notifications for all Platinum sites. Push notifications are those popup rectangles you see in the bottom right corner of your screen. You may have seen them from Facebook, Skype, or another site you’ve allowed notifications for.  You’re

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New Resources Page

I’ve written a new Resources web page that is available for all levels of the monthly web packages. It includes links for tax tools and small business sites. You can see an sample of the page here using theme #1: https://websample1.com/resources/ You’ve asked me in the past

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