3 Simple Reasons For Keyword Volume Analysis

Analysing the keywords and keyphrases associated with your business or industry and creating a basic strategy based on volume can be helpful in a lot of ways. Here are 3 things I have been thinking about recently. General Search Volume Simply put, search volume refers to the average amount of times a word or phrase … Continue reading 3 Simple Reasons For Keyword Volume Analysis

WordPress Is Evolving – Stage One Is Gutenberg – Resistance Is Futile

WordPress Is Evolving And It Will Affect You Starting this year WordPress is dramatically and irrevocably changing the way it looks, works, and handles data.  This is going to cause some growing pains and some people may be wondering why the company would change a product that is working perfectly fine. While I can't answer … Continue reading WordPress Is Evolving – Stage One Is Gutenberg – Resistance Is Futile

Branding ABCs: Simple But Striking Typographical Logos

This is wonderfully simple post with examples to inspire uncomplicated, font-based logos. A good starting point for small business owners who don’t have design skills looking to explore developing their own business logo. Remember to get feedback from friends before deploying your self-made logo. Outside input is always good!

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A logo gives your website an instant pop of professionalism; it’s such a key part of any website that WordPress.com includes a Site Logo tool to make adding one as straightforward as possible.

What if you don’t have the resources to have someone create a logo, or aren’t confident in your design chops? Sometimes a few letters are all you need — all the following sites use their initials for graphic, memorable logos.


Simple Monograms

Monograms aren’t just for polo shirts, and simple doesn’t mean boring or unremarkable. Pick a font that matches your brand’s personality and add a color — there are infinite possibilities, so you can create something elegant, playful, or bold.

From left to right: interdisciplinary journal of arts and culture Michigan Quarterly Review, lifestyle and psychology site Farnam Street, media criticism site Columbia Journalism Review.


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Convert Your Business Websites To HTTPS

Google this year has stepped up its campaign to convert the world wide web to operate entirely over SSL/TLS secured connections. Their latest salvo is to highlight in the address bar of their Chrome browser Secure or Not Secure when visiting websites that are encrypted or not encrypted respectively. Other browsers are following suit which … Continue reading Convert Your Business Websites To HTTPS

7 Ways To Expand Your Web Presence

Here is a simple truth about your business's web presence: the more useful, relevant, and positive data about your business on the web, the better it is for your business regardless of how small  or insignificant the data may seem. In my last blog post I discussed easy ideas for making regular changes and updates … Continue reading 7 Ways To Expand Your Web Presence

Get Busy Doing Something, Even If It’s Wrong

Many business owners don't give their website much attention after it's been built and published. For whatever reasons their website becomes a static brochure that fulfils a very basic role. But, making regular updates and changes to your website is good for search engines, humans, performance, and security. Here is a list of updates and changes you can easily and inexpensively enact on a regular basis.