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Why I ‘Cheated’ on Headway and What I Learned

June 9, 2016

Sometimes even though you are totally sold on a product or service and use it exclusively you start to wonder if something new has come along in the interim and you’re missing out. What if the next great thing has been discovered and you’re so stuck in your ways that you’re missing out. This was…

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3 Valid Reasons for Not Having a Website for Your Business

April 28, 2016

In light of my recent post admonishing businesses for relying on Facebook as their online presence the title of this post may sound a bit strange.  For those of you who thought I was being a bit harsh about the need for a website I decided to see if I could find any reasons at…

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The Panama Papers Breach: Don’t Blame WordPress

April 11, 2016

Last Thursday, WordFence revealed on their blog that the Mossack Fonseca data breach that resulted in the Panama Papers was possibly initiated via an outdated WordPress slider plugin.  They have since done an update regarding the breach as it relates to WordPress.  I’m sure many people are shocked that Mossack Fonseca wasn’t only running an…

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Forget about Tax Day, Are You Ready for Mobilegeddon?

March 31, 2015

If you thought tax day was the only nail biting deadline in April, think again. Six days later on April 21st the huge, much anticipated Google search update is rolling out. The new search algorithm could end up hurting businesses who until then rank highly in search results if their websites don’t pass Google’s mobile…

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Wix, Squarespace, Muse & WordPress. Finding the Right Choice for Your Website.

March 18, 2015

One of the most frequent questions I get from people in need of a website or a website makeover is: “Why WordPress, I’ve heard ______ is so much better?” You can fill the blank with Wix, Squarespace, Adobe Muse or any of the latest website builder tools that might be available and highly visible at…

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Do You Feel Lucky? You’d Better Be If You’re Using a Social Media Page as Your Business Website.

February 24, 2015

“You’ve got to ask yourself one question. Do I feel lucky?…Well do you punk?”- Dirty Harry I see it a lot these days. Businesses who are using a Facebook Page rather than their own website. I know it must seem like such a good choice, after all, we’ve all heard about the sheer numbers of…

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Is Your WordPress Website Secretly Harboring Malware?

October 22, 2014

Dealing with a malware injection on a WordPress website isn’t a picnic on the best of days. Dealing with one my first day after arriving in Maine; after a 993 mile drive in a packed Ford Focus with my 6 foot 2 son and a ticked off cat?  Well, let’s just say my first day…

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