If you keep up with the latest Google algorithm changes, you’ve probably heard about the announcement on mobile design. Google recently announced that it will use mobile usability as a factor for its website ranking. This means that your website could be affected if you don’t have a responsive or mobile-friendly design. Website designers are familiar with what it takes to make a site mobile, but this article highlights what webmasters need to know if they don’t have responsive design experience.
What is Responsive Design?
Responsive design automatically formats and lays out elements of your web page dependent on the user’s screen size. Read More
At InterServer we understand that testing a service out before committing to purchasing it is important to the consumer. With Virtual Private Server hosting you have countless choices from a variety of providers. We want your business and hopefully with this nearly free trial of our VPS hosting plans we can prove to be the right provider for you. Our service has unlimited potential for scalability, reliability and support. The reason it’s almost free and not completely free is because we are only charging you $.01 for the first month of service. Read More
Whether you’re just setting up your first website or you’ve been a webmaster for years, you need to make sure you are able to get your content out in front of as many people as possible. Today more than ever, that means having a mobile ready website. There is really no denying the fact that mobile traffic is growing at an astounding rate, and if your site doesn’t look good to these browsers, they won’t be staying on your site very long.
Reasons why Mobile Ready Sites are Essential
Whether you’re using your website to sell products, make money off of advertisers or you just want to share your message with others, you need to make sure people are constantly coming to your site. There are many options available for driving traffic including SEO, eMail marketing, display advertisements and others. One of the newest, and most effective, options is known as ad retargeting.
The simplest way to explain ad retargeting is to say that this is a concept that identifies people who have been to your site at least once, but then left. Read More
Whether you are just starting a new website for the first time, or you’ve been publishing content online for years, you’ve likely heard a little bit about net neutrality. Most people, however, aren’t really sure what it is or how it could affect you and your website.
As website owners, it is very important to take a little bit of time to understand the pros & cons of net neutrality, and try to keep up on any possible changes in this area of law.
What is Net Neutrality?
Net neutrality is the concept that data on the internet should all be treated equally by Internet Service Providers (ISPs), no matter where it is coming from or where it is going. Read More
Many people use CMS systems such as WordPress, which store data in sql tables within a database. This is also true of ecommerce solutions which consist of WordPress plugins, and for other systems such as Joomla and Magenta. If you have a store which is part of a blog site then typically the data for an ecommerce plugin will be in a separate database from that which contains the blog.
There are a number of problems that can be eliminated by editing data directly in the database using phpMyAdmin.
1) You can add information even when it won’t normally ‘stick’. Read More
If you own, or are working on starting a website that you want other people to see, you will definitely need to harness the power of social media. In many ways, proper use of social media today is just as important as search engines like Google, and for some sites, it can drive just as much traffic.
While most website owners know that social media is an essential tool, most of them don’t really understand how to put it to good use. In fact, most webmasters make the same common mistakes over and over again, which can dramatically reduce the effectiveness of their social media marketing. Read More
The “secret” to more conversions is as simple as understanding what the buyer wants. It’s no more a B2B or a B2C strategy to get more leads. It’s about H2H or Human 2 Human interaction that converts more leads. Understanding buyer requirement, the stage where he/she is in and the budget are something’s that are of paramount importance. It’s pretty much easy after that, as, the information you gather acts like a blue print to future success.
Here’s a step-by-step analysis of the above model
Customers segment themselves and take no notice of how companies segment their markets. Read More
Internet marketing has grown tremendously over the last few years. The sheer number of businesses joining the bandwagon of established businesses is a testimony of the enormous income potential of internet ventures. Though innumerable opportunities abound online, it takes more effort and resources to succeed with internet marketing. In the next section, we shall look at some powerful tips that can help you harness the full power of internet marketing to grow your business.
Know Your Niche
Customer knowledge is the most important thing in Internet Marketing success. Market research surveys are one of the best ways to understand the market you are in, the effect you can bring to the market and also understand how happy the customer is with your services. Read More