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The Unfortunate Truth About Domain Squatting
19 Jan

The Unfortunate Truth About Domain Squatting

Domain squatting is the unfortunate result of anyone, at any time, being able to lay claim to any domain name of their choosing. Essentially, it’s when somebody purchases a domain with the intent of preventing others from purchasing it and/or profiting from the domain through the eventual reselling of it to desperate buyers. Domain squatting has become quite a nuisance to businesses of all sizes. There are over 100 million .COM domains already registered, making it very difficult for small businesses to obtain the domain that they want. Domain squatters are...

8 Plugins to Optimize WordPress for Your Small Business
9 Jan

8 Plugins to Optimize WordPress for Your Small Business

WordPress not only gives you the tools to build the perfect website for your business, but it’s also simple to manage and optimize even if you’re not a professional developer. Going into the new business year, these eight plugins will help you optimize your WordPress website for your small business. WordPress has gotten more and more intuitive over the years and has become a go to tool for small business owners and online professionals. Grab a WordPress theme, maybe watch a few videos on how to navigate the dashboard and consider...

WordPress 4.7 Vaughan Release
27 Dec

WordPress 4.7 “Vaughan” Released

WordPress recently released version 4.7 of their platform, titled Vaughan. The newest version of WordPress is named after the jazz vocalist, Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan, and is available for download or can be updated through your WordPress dashboard. The 4.7 version of WordPress is full with brand new features, all of which can be seen outlined below:   A new and improved default WordPress theme: With an all new version of WordPress comes an all new default theme for your website. The new default theme comes complete with immersive images and video headers to...

The 5 Best Plugins To Improve WordPress Security
1 Dec

The 5 Best Plugins To Improve WordPress Security

WordPress Security is an increasingly large concern due to its crazy popularity and open source nature. It is driven by one of the most robust design communities online today. It's popularity makes it super powerful. It also makes it susceptible to ongoing security issues. If you use WordPress, try one of these five plugins to keep your site locked down. If you’ve ever started a blog or have a website of any kind, you’ve probably heard of WordPress. If you haven’t, WordPress is one of the most popular open source website...

8 Online Tools Perfect for Supercharging Your Small Business
18 Nov

8 Online Tools Perfect for Supercharging Your Small Business

A small business has it hard enough these days considering it has to constantly compete with big box stores and large chains that have marketing budgets, development teams, programmers and power pricing advantages. As “one of the little guys” it’s essential to find ways to give your business a boost. One way to do this is by using the various online tools that have been built for the sole purpose of supercharging your small business. From heat mapping to email marketing, the best tools are designed to bring in more...

5 Killer iOS Apps to Boost Productivity in Your Office
13 Sep

5 Killer iOS Apps to Boost Productivity in Your Office

Getting a small business off the ground these days requires focus and a commitment to productivity, so it makes sense to understand what iOS apps are out there that will contribute to productivity boosts in your office. Sure you can go onto the app store to scroll through some of the most recent lists, but sometimes going back to the old faithfuls, the tried, tested and true apps that have proven themselves with years of use, is the best way to go. If you’re trying to figure out how to cut...


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