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1 Week of WordPress Support is Included with every Build A Website Day Ticket!

To ask a question, click the “JOIN GROUP” button and add a post in the Facebook Group   WordPress Support for Do-It-Yourselfers Public group · 3 members Join Group I created this group to support people who take my Build A Website Day or WordPress On Demand Training (www.SueSutcliffe.com/wordpress-training) servi…  

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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”

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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?”

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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”

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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”

10 Cardinal Sins of Web Design

ACCESSIBILITY: Keep these Dos and Don’ts in mind when designing a website, email, app or anything. #webdesign #mobiledesign #emaildesign #appdesign #accessibility #aoda

Kudos to Karwai Pun and accessibility group at Home Office Digital who created dos and don’ts posters as a way of approaching accessibility from a design perspective for UK Government.  Currently, there are six different posters in the series that cater to users from these areas: low vision, D/deaf and hard of hearing, dyslexia, motor disabilities, users … Continue reading “ACCESSIBILITY: Keep these Dos and Don’ts in mind when designing a website, email, app or anything. #webdesign #mobiledesign #emaildesign #appdesign #accessibility #aoda”

A Day Without A Whopper. Today we won't be serving Whopper to support our competitor's cause.

A Day Without A Whopper

In my role as conference creator at Dominate The Digital I have the pleasure of gathering and showcasing local digital marketing talent who are passionate about helping small business grow. The digital experts that accept our invitation to share understand the power of collaboration and working together for the greater good — qualities Burger King … Continue reading “A Day Without A Whopper”

#StartupChats | How to Optimize Your eCommerce Operations

Tips to Optimize your eCommerce Operations

The e-commerce industry is evolving at an overwhelming pace. Entrepreneurs must be focused, strategic and leverage strategies and solutions to simplify and streamline even the most complex of operations. No matter what type of product you sell, every e-commerce entrepreneur has one key goal: sell more of it. Today I had the pleasure of chatting … Continue reading “Tips to Optimize your eCommerce Operations”

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WordPress Training in Durham Region & Toronto

Tired of feeling frustrated by technology? Do you wait for long periods of time for your webmaster to make updates? Can you work a SmartPhone, but are irritated about paying someone else to manage your website? Don’t Suffer! SCHEDULE WORDPRESS TRAINING NOW Learn how to build, maintain and optimize your own website or blog with … Continue reading “WordPress Training in Durham Region & Toronto”

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10 Reasons WordPress is Better Than Wix (2019)

I continue to recommend WordPress (with drag-and-drop plugins for those who prefer this) over Wix because there are so many disadvantages to a Wix website: COST – Wix is 20-25% more expensive TEMPLATES – Wix has far fewer templates and you can’t switch templates after your website goes live. NON-RESPONSIVE— Ipad landscape view is non-responsive. … Continue reading “10 Reasons WordPress is Better Than Wix (2019)”

DIY WEBSITES: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW. June 19 12pm ET

DIY WEBSITES: What you need to know!

Building a website used to be hard work that required extensive coding knowledge, a sizeable budget, and lots of time. Today, building a website is as easy as dragging and dropping pictures and text boxes. There’s less of an excuse than ever to not have a DIY website that’s all your own. Today I had … Continue reading “DIY WEBSITES: What you need to know!”

Build A Website Day DIY

#BuildAWebsiteDay (June 12) Scarborough

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 “#BuildAWebsiteDay (June 12) Scarborough”

Build A Website Day DIY

#BuildAWebsiteDay (May 2020) Whitby

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 “#BuildAWebsiteDay (May 2020) Whitby”

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WordPress 5.2 “Jaco” released on May 7, 2019

WordPress is software that is installed on your web server and requires updating like any other software. Sometimes the web hosting company does it for you, sometimes they don’t. Good WordPress managers know they need to follow WordPress’s blog to get the latest on WordPress releases and ensure it’s done. WORDPRESS TIPS Back up the … Continue reading “WordPress 5.2 “Jaco” released on May 7, 2019”

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Winning Websites (Apr.27) Online

This LIVE training is offered by Zoom website conferencing software and will teach you about: 5 Ingredients of an Effective Website and what most people do wrong Website Design best practices Free Website Testing Tools that will show you what’s holding you back UPCOMING EVENTS REQUEST SPEAKER KIT OTHER TRAINING

What You Need to Know About Your Shoppers: The Latest Stats on Canadian e-Commerce | April 26 | 12pm ET

What You Need to Know About Your Shoppers: The Latest Stats on Canadian e-Commerce

It was my honour and pleasure to serve as an expert advisor for Startup Canada‘s #startupchats sponsored by Canada Post (@CanadaPostCorp) on April 26, 2019 to discuss “What You Need to Know About Your Shoppers: The Latest Stats on Canadian e-Commerce“. Here are my answers the questions posed: eCommerce accounts for a growing percentage of … Continue reading “What You Need to Know About Your Shoppers: The Latest Stats on Canadian e-Commerce”

Customer Success Strategies Online & Offline

11 Questions Answered About Customer Success Strategies Online and Offline

It was my pleasure to answer questions about Customer Success Strategies Online and Offline today on #startupchats. Here are my answers: What is included in a customer success strategy for online, and offline? An online/offline customer success strategy starts by mapping the customer journey with the intention of creating a system that monitors & constantly … Continue reading “11 Questions Answered About Customer Success Strategies Online and Offline”