December 2018 - Websites to Impress

Do You Need Search Engine Optimization for Your Website?

If you’ve recently had a new website designed and built, or you’re planning for the new year, you may be wondering if it’s worthwhile to get a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) package for your website. What do we do when we perform SEO work? Is it worth it to pay for this service? Let’s discuss Read More



7 Reasons to Invest in Social Media Management for Your Business

Do you keep up with your business’ social media? Is it really necessary? The short answer is yes. Social media is a powerful tool for businesses, and investing in social media management from marketing experts can help boost your business’ online presence significantly. Here is why you should consider social media management services for your Read More



Pinterest Update Can Help Grow Referral Traffic

Pinterest Update Can Help Your Business Pinterest recently redesigned its feed look making it faster and easier for Pinners to visit different web pages. These updates appear under the “Following” tab which shows pins from different accounts that a user has chosen to follow. Users can now decide whether they want to see a chronological Read More



Got SPAM all of a sudden? May Need a Recaptcha Update!

PSA: Recaptcha v3 is here to save the day, or at least your inbox from SPAM This blog is just to alert people of a recent change that may have you seeing SPAM. Recaptcha is a Google product that helps prevent SPAM in forms on your webite (remember that “I am not a robot” box?) Read More



Google My Business & Maps News

Updated Google My Business API for Developers Per Google: ” The Google My Business API lets developers build applications that interact directly with their business location information on the Google My Business server.” Google My Business has new API features with an update that came in November. Here is a list of some the important Read More



Botnets Attack WordPress: Is Your Login Information Strong?

A few days ago, it was reported that WordPress users are being faced with a hack which uses multiple login attempts to get into your website. It relies on simple username and passwords and the possible combinations of letters or numbers which might go with each to try to break into each website. Why are Read More



WordPress GDPR Compliance Plugin Hacked

IRONY: /’irænē/ Noun. A state of affairs or an event that seems deliberately contrary to what one expects and is often amusing* as a result. The European Union passed laws earlier in 2017 and 2018 to help protect consumers’ personal data online. The EU General Protection Data Regulation (GDPR) is supposed to make companies gather consent Read More



The Bigger the Better?

Is the size of a company really an indicator of who they are? Sometimes “bigger is better” may ring true. But that’s not always the case. It is frustrating when you are trying to get in touch with a company and you either get an automated system that doesn’t really have what you are looking Read More