Does your website follow SEO best practices?

Brian Harnish, I love SEO recently posted “50 Questions You Must Ask to Evaluate the Quality of Your Website” and I highly recommend it if you’re looking to improve rankings and traffic and get a web that works. SEO is acronym for Search Engine Optimization which is critical digital marketing strategy because as the name … Continue reading “Does your website follow SEO best practices?”

What are some of the biggest mistakes that most entrepreneurs make when building a website?

A6The biggest mistake I see entrepreneurs make when creating a website is doing it themselves. Although I teach people to create their own website, it is a specialty & area where expertise adds so much, even for professionals. Even authors have editors.@ciranews #startupchats https://t.co/5zkUdtlKa1 — SUE SUTCLIFFE 🇨🇦 (@SueSutcliffe) September 30, 2020

Have you seen any stellar examples of a business website?

A9You don’t have to go far for stellar examples of great business websites… @Google @Amazon @eBay @YouTube @Twitter @EltonJohn (he does everything well) and I’d like to say mine, but you know the story about the cobber’s kids shoes 🙁@ciranews #startupchats https://t.co/zp7IaxB36H — SUE SUTCLIFFE 🇨🇦 (@SueSutcliffe) September 30, 2020

What security solutions should you consider for a website?

A10#cybercrime is on the rise and security a major factor for users of website & a Google ranking factor. As such it’s critical to ensure your website is secured by a certificate and if you’re not sure how to choose a good one, ask your hosting company. @ciranews #startupchats https://t.co/hs21ZRG5Xx — SUE SUTCLIFFE 🇨🇦 (@SueSutcliffe) … Continue reading “What security solutions should you consider for a website?”

16 Questions Every WordPress Website Owners Need to Ask Their Website Hosting Company

Do you update my WordPress software automatically. Do you update my WordPress themes automatically. Do you update my WordPress plugins automatically. Do you notify me when you’ve done it -or- do my UAT. What uptime scores do you offer? What is your security policy? Do you provide SSL? … What’s your downtime history? … What is your back-up policy. … Continue reading “16 Questions Every WordPress Website Owners Need to Ask Their Website Hosting Company”

Want to Save Time, Money and Do More With WordPress? Want to Get a Website or Blog up Fast?

Build A Website Days are a new website bundle Sue put together for small business owners who want to get a website or blog up quickly. Each Build a Website day include 1-day of training and 1 week of support to ensure even WordPress novices can get a web that works in a week. Get … Continue reading “Want to Save Time, Money and Do More With WordPress? Want to Get a Website or Blog up Fast?”

What Google learned from Canadian shoppers in 2018

Sarah Bradley’s blog post “Be speedy, be helpful: What we learned from Canadian shoppers in 2018” indicates mobile is essential in making purchase decisions. Here are some of the highlights: 45% of consumer’s online holiday purchases have been made on a smartphone and more than half said they’d used apps 86% of Canadians are shopping … Continue reading “What Google learned from Canadian shoppers in 2018”

16 A/B Testing Tools

A/B testing is a method used to compare two versions of a web page or app to discover which performs best. A/B testing has long been done by advertising experts on a mission to achieve ultimate conversion. Here are some of the most popular A/B testing tools: AB Tasty Convert Crazy Egg Evergage Freshmarketer Google … Continue reading “16 A/B Testing Tools”

Creating Accessible Websites is not only the right thing to do, it’s a marketing advantage!

Accessible websites open up your market to visitors who would otherwise leave because they aren’t able to navigate it or get all the information they need e.g. people with: vision loss who uses screen reader technology limited mobility who use a keyboard or assistive devices instead of a mouse to navigate hearing loss who needs … Continue reading “Creating Accessible Websites is not only the right thing to do, it’s a marketing advantage!”