Search Engine Optimization

Every where you look someone has written an ebook to sell you, or their is a company that will handle all your search engine optimization.

Yet, SEO is not that difficult if you follow a few principles. Stop writing for the engines and write for the only thing that really matters and that is the humans that visit your site.

The Search Engines tell you everything you need to know about SEO. Write good titles, descriptions and body text! Remember one individuals secret is another’s common knowledge…

Database Driven Websites

Web Design

PHP and MySql websites comprise most of what we’ve talked about when it comes to blogs and cms systems. With both of these systems the overhead on the web server becomes and issue. If the site should become very large and have lots of visitors simultaneously making request it will slow down the entire system. [...]

Combination Static – Blog

What do I mean when I say, static – blog? Since you can install blog software like wordpress into a subdirectory or into a folder making it part of your original website. This allows you to use one domain name which you may already have good ranking with. Your can see examples of this at [...]

Content Management Systems

  CMS or Content Management Systems are something that is kind of new but really it’s not new. Generally before you would pay an exorbitant price for a CMS system as they truly are scalable from a simple one person website to large enough for a corporate or news website. Generally when it comes to [...]

Blogs And Software

Can A Blog Be Your Primary WebSite? This is an emphatic yes it can. Todays blog software has really progressed in a rapid fashion as to it’s capabilities. Setting up a blog website can range from simply easy to well lets say don’t try this at home, yet we should not be afraid of it. [...]

What Is CSS

The basic purpose of cascading style sheets (CSS) is presentation. In the early days of the internet, with the advent of graphical web browsers designers ran into challenges with the presentation of web pages. In the early years control was in the hands of the user – visitors to the websites and the different emerging [...]

What Is Html

Hyper Text Markup Language is instructions give to your web browser so that instead of seeing ones and zero’s you see this page that your viewing. Learning html can really drive you crazy especially when things go wrong and trust me they will. Often in the beginning I would spend days trying to figure out [...]

Static Websites

What is it? A static website is just that, you write your material just as you would in any word processor upload it as a .html or .htm webpage. Creating pages has it’s advantages and disadvantages. The majority of websites found on the internet fall into this class. Advantages of Static Sites. Static sites are [...]

Building Websites

Do you really need A WebSite? If you plan to market both online and offline the answer to that question is an emphatic yes. The next question is should you use someone else’s system or your own? I believe this is where most people run into trouble. Using someone else’s system take a lot of [...]

Has Social Media Killed SEO?

With many of the web sites out there today, you would certainly think so! I’m guessing here but it seems many have neglected this critical aspect of their web sites, blogs etc… or has social media made that totally irrelevant today?
Search engine optimization is not just for the robots it’s also your visitors that come to your site as well. With the explosion of blogs and content management systems, everyone has one today, I have my share of them.

Which Computer For SEO Work?

I had an interesting discussion today about which computer to use when doing SEO work. I guess the question should really be which software do you need to run? This is what dictates which operating system to use.
Realistically speaking, I think there is way to much software out there today, which essentially does the same thing to a certain extent. Besides we should be writing for our website visitors and not for the search engines anyway right?

A few years ago I would have said yes, lately it seems that there are so many road blocks in the way. Everyone wants to generate their own leads and that is a plus, but are you going to ignore your business in the process? Almost all of the information that you see out there [...]