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Back when I was a newbie to WordPress, I had no idea that there were people out there that just like cause mischief. It makes no sense to me why someone would want access to my website but that's just me. Because I was in the home security industry for so long, I realize that it doesn't have to make sense, you just have to be prepared for it. It's
WordPress Security is a big topic these days. WordPress is one of the most popular platforms being used today. However, sites have been hacked and people are worried that WordPress isn't safe. It's estimated that 30,000 websites are hacked every day. It's scary but there is quite a bit you can do to protect your WordPress website. We’re going
Being an entrepreneur can be very trying at times and you find yourself trying to dig deep within yourself to find the motivation to continue. There is a lot information out there that we can consume to help us uncover meaningful insights about how to find and keep motivation. So I thought I would take a look around to see what some of the smartest
I was reminded recently just how important it is to have a strategy in place in case something goes wrong, breaks, or mother nature throws you a curve ball. Without a website backup strategy, you put your entire business at risk. Let me share some stories with you. Backup Strategy Failure Example As an example, hurricane Sandy caused a lot of damag
In order to calculate the profits from your small business, you have to know two things. You have to know your revenue and you have to know your costs. By subtracting the costs of running your business from the money you bring in, you get your profits. Since successful small businesses have a website, I thought I would go over some of the cost of a
I'm a website designer so I know that there are a lot of things that a website could have, but should it? We get requests all the time for some pretty crazy things like; having a menu button produce a "ding" sound when you hover over it or having leaves fall to the bottom of the website just because it was the fall season. These features may be nea
Having an online presence is pretty much a must have for any small business. However, having a bad website can actually hurt your bottom line. Whereas having a good website can improve it. So, what makes a great website? A small business with a great website enjoys: An increase in brand recognition or help create a positive image Savings on marketi
Have you every been to someone's house and just started feeling like you had to get out of there? You may not have even realized at the time but the energy a house has effects how you feel. I've had friends that I just didn't like to visit because the flow of their house just didn't feel right. They have a pool and a comfortable family room but the
A website is never really finished. It should be constantly getting better as time goes on. But how do you improve on a website when you don't know what is working and what isn't working. Here is the number one website must have to beat all the other website must haves. Measure and Track Your Website Analytics In order to make smart marketing decis