In the world of online marketing, there are several terms and acronyms that are thrown around that you need to know. These terms help describe everything from advertising costs to search engine results. If you wish to be successful in online marketing, you need to understand these terms and be able to understand exactly what … Continue reading “Online Marketing Acronyms 101”

There are literally hundreds of web hosting companies to choose from. That’s why it’s extremely important to know what to look for, before making any final decisions. There’s nothing worse than having to go through the trouble of moving a site, if your new provider turns out to be a bad fit. Here is a … Continue reading “How To Pick a Good Web Hosting Company”

As a small business owner, don’t be held hostage to a web designer for your business domain name. Buying a domain name is a quick and easy process; it now costs – usually – less than $15 a year. If you let someone else buy a domain name on your behalf, they could charge you … Continue reading “You Need To Own Your Domain Name… Or Else”

Do you remember the good old days when people shared photos in albums? Yeah, me neither. Today’s photo sharing options are seemingly limitless, making it easier than ever to share images with the ones you love. While new apps like Instagram have grown in popularity, you may have some concerns about both privacy and quality. … Continue reading “Why Flickr is Better Than Instagram”

WordPress has been around for several years as a blog platform. However, the content management value and potential for the open source web application are just becoming widely understood. More and more, website owners are rediscovering WordPress as much more than a blog platform. WordPress is an excellent content management system (CMS), too. Why You … Continue reading “Why WordPress is a Great CMS to Use for Your Website”

If you haven’t read the background on where this is all coming from, take a look at Part 1. In short, I lost my love for Echofon due to their trainwreck-of-an-update which removed my Flickr integration for a photo service. I searched for other Twitter apps and came up with nothing but horrible apps. A … Continue reading “The Best Twitter App For The iPhone – Part 2”

I’ve always been one to try pretty much any app of a particular market that interests me. I’m usually finicky with what I choose to use on a daily basis because it has to be seamless, intuitive, snappy with a great UI and take care of all of my needs. Twitter applications for the iPhone … Continue reading “The Best Twitter App For The iPhone – Part 1”

The blog world blew up about 5 years ago and from what I can tell it is going as strong as ever.  Everywhere you look you see blogs.  Blogs have been a great tool to express your thoughts, news and your hobby.  Some would even contest that this blog boom has watered down journalism and … Continue reading “How To Support Your Favorite Blog”