December 9, 2015

The Essential Hosting Checklist: 10 Factors to Consider When Choosing Your Web Host

There’s no way around it – if you want to have a website, you need to have a web host. It seems simple enough at first – after all, aren’t all web hosts created equal? They all do roughly the same thing – right? Won’t any web hosting company do? Turns out, it’s not quite as easy as that. It’s true, there are so many options (and so many killer hosting deals) that you may be tempted to make your choice via an entirely unscientific method  – solely based upon price, a friend’s recommendation, drawing a name from a hat, or […]
April 8, 2015

Is Your Business Website Not Mobile Ready? Here Are 3 Simple Steps To Avoid The Google “Slap” 

Google recently announced that it would be adding website-mobile friendliness as a ranking signal. This means that websites that are not responsive to mobile devices will be penalized and lose their search rankings. But don’t fret just yet. This algorithm change will not start until April 21st.   In the meantime, here are 3 simple steps to make sure that the Google hand does not come down on your website: 1. Take the Mobile Friendly Test. Google created this simple test that not only shows you what your site looks like on a mobile screen, but also gives you a […]