What’s driving this website traffic?

If you look closely at the graphic, you'll see that this site gets between 200 to 400 hits every Tuesday--but why? The reason is because that's when their email newsletter is published. Yes email newsletter. The newsletter is structured to have lot's of link backs to...

Marketing Your Blog

Last time we discussed some simple platforms that you can use to start a blog--you did start a blog right. We also discussed why you might go to such lengths and what benefit it would bring your clients. This week I want to discuss several effective ways of marketing...

How to Start a blog

Perhaps we should ask "Why start a blog" before we get into the details of how to start a blog. There are many reasons to start a blog, for some  it's money--you can certainly make money with a successful blog if you're willing to put in the work--but for most,...

4 Reasons why SEM is better than SEO

What SEO is justifiably famous for is its ability to convince the search engines--the algorithms that index your website--that your webpage is the most relevant one for the keywords being searched. For years, strong SEO has been every marketer's go-to tactic. But even...

WordPress For Dummies at ITPalooza – What To Expect

Okay, it's not really for dummies, it's more for the curious and those wanting to take their first steps into blogging on WordPress.com or managing self-hosted WordPress sites. Please Join me and the other inquisitive explorers in room 3028 at 3:00pm. You can register...

WordPress For Dummies at ITPalooza

You've heard about it - now come along and see it in action! Lean how to start working with the world's favorite web development and personal blogging platform. WordPress powers more then 14% of the world's top 1 million websites and over 22% of all websites. Learn...

It’s time for a new website!

Website technology has improved dramatically over the last few years. Many older websites are based on out-dated technology that no longer represents the best that the web has to offer. Older websites are difficult to impossible to maintain and are often based on...