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7 WordPress Plugins Every Small Business Website Should Use

Most small businesses that we work with have similar issues with their websites. They are looking for ways to make them easier to manage, easy to secure, and load quickly. They want to enjoy all the benefits of search engine optimization, but aren’t really sure how to go about it. In this article we introduce you to WordPress plugins that every small business should be using.

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How to Improve Page Load Speed

I was trolling the interwebs answering some questions and just taking a look at the issues website owners are facing. I noticed a really big issue seems to be page load speed. Many websites face problems with how fast they load. This is a critical issue since the average visitor will not wait very long for a page to load. The longer it takes to load a page, the higher the abandonment rate. In this article we cover the main reasons for slow page load speeds and way to fix them.

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Getting Started With Analytics

Successful marketing campaigns and effective websites not only rely on basic analytics data, such as referrers and number of visitors, but also on user intent, search terms and what people are actually doing on your website. One of the best ways to improve your website is through measuring and monitoring via an effective analytics strategy. A good analytics program, such as Google Analytics, will help you discover where your website is succeeding and areas where you can improve. In this article I discuss some important things you need to to determine about your website and to make the most of your analytics program.

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9 Problems Users Hate About Your Website

Users are a pretty fickle bunch. They have little patience for flawed websites and will simply move on to another website‚Äö√Ñ√Æperhaps your competitor’s website?‚Äö√Ñ√Æif they meet with any issues. There are a lot of problems that users don’t like, but here are nine that they absolutely hate. Avoid these problems or you’ll lose prospects and customers. Worse, you can even be penalized by Google and have your search engine rankings reduced for some of these website problems.
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What Does the New iPad Mean for Your Website?

Apple unveiled its new iPad last week. While it was a somewhat underwhelming affair, the new iPad does represent a shift in the way websites are being viewed by customers and ultimately how websites are built. We have put together some information about what all this means for your business website and how you can prepare.

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