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Mon, 16 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400You may have heard about it in the news recently - the scandal thatas making headlines, deemed the largest online information leak in history; the Panama Papers. If you havenat heard about it, hereas an overview... Mossack Fonseca, a Panamanian law firm, got hacked through their WordPress website. 2.6 terabytes of data including 11.6 million files were exploited - they revealed details of offshore shell companies participating in fraud, drug trafficking, tax evasion, and more.
Tue, 27 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Content is king they say. This has never been as true as it is when you are talking about web content. There is so much information available on the web these days that people expect information to be unique, timely and relevant. The content needs to be fast loading, clean and easy to read, easy to navigate and especially easy for the search engines to index.
Fri, 26 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400New rules for cookies suggest that all websites will need to get permission from users when using cookies. Cookies are small files used to store key information about a visitor and remember preferences. This could include personal information, such as the visitor's location or interests, which presents a privacy issue.
Mon, 27 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Content optimization is very important factor to get higher rank in major search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing. Search engines will consider your website relevancy and importance based on Meta tag and content in relation to important keywords. This methodology can help you to develop unique content and take action on duplicate content.
Fri, 28 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400Repurposing content is not a terribly new concept. Webmasters that picked up on the trend have benefited from traffic surges for a while now. Repurposing content is all about presenting the same content in a variety of different ways, or using different mediums to present the same content. Webmasters can manipulate content in order to provide the same content in any number of different formats.
Fri, 09 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400If there is one single search engine that you want to appeal to with your website, it is Google. You may be thinking that there are any others right now that can be used but the truth is that more people use Google than any other. If you have a decent page rank on this search engine then your site will surely get looked at, and that is the first step to new business. You have to understand what matters here.
Mon, 05 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400Results from a recent study titled Market Research Customer and Prospect Requirements (N=253 purchasers of market research) sheds light on an important question. "When customers go to your website what features and functions would you guess they value most?" The answer to the question might surprise you. If you did not include robust search and navigation, you would be missing an important customer requirement!
Wed, 17 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Developing quality web content is crucial for achieving successes of any web - project. The best way to go about creating your site's content must be writing it by yourself because none knows your business better than you. But what if you do not like writing, or are not so good at it, or simply do not have the time? Luckily there are copywriting services available out there who can provide you necessary help and advice.
Thu, 11 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500It is common knowledge to people that regularly sell online that the world wide web is full of spam. An internet security company, called Websense, reported that approximately 95 per cent of all content that is online is spam. It does make one wonder what the internet would look like without all that.
Thu, 28 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Everyone wants to be their site to be a hotspot, a site visitors will repeatedly frequent for a specific purpose. The problem with realizing this ideal is that the internet is HUGE! The sheer size makes it difficult to dominate the market. For this purpose, below are a few tips to help you keep your potential clients interested in your real estate website...
Thu, 21 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500According to a study done by Krishna Bharat and Andrei Brodner there are several reasons why data are replicated or why mirror sites are created - Load Balancing, High Availability, Multi-lingual replication, Franchises or Local versions, Database Sharing, Virtual Hosting, and Maintaining Pseudo Identities.
Mon, 09 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500Are you a marketing-content creator? Do you need to produce videos, blogs and articles to promote your or your clients, products and services? Have you ever suffered from "writers' block", devoid of ideas and inspiration to get your creative juices flowing? You've needed to fill your empty computer screen with your next project before the deadline.
Fri, 15 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400By employing search engine optimisation techniques webmasters can help their sites reach the highest possible position in search engines. This article is going to look at how SEO techniques can make a websites content as search engine friendly as possible.
Thu, 12 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400Is your website living up to its potential? Are you reaching as many prospective clients as possible? What are you doing in terms of reaching your non-English speaking customers? These are important questions you need to ask yourself while building your online marketing plan and defining your online target market and goals.
Sun, 22 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500I keep hearing from people that believe the search engines can tell if you submitted the same article to many article submission sites and that it would lower your page rankings. So how important is this really? Well, I've got good news for you! You don't have to change every article a hundred times to submit it to the various places out there. Heres the deal on duplicate content. First of all, youve got to understand one thing. Google and pretty much no one else at this present moment picks up duplicate content. So yes, Google will penalize you but no one else will.
Tue, 09 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500Technology is one of the most interesting subjects to follow. As technology is constantly evolving, you get new and exciting stuff happening on a daily basis. It is fun and exciting to check on the latest headlines to see what is new, what is in, and what is out. You can get your daily dosage of technology news from various sources.
Tue, 09 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500User-generated content (or "Participatory Media" as some call it) can be a great way to boost the value of your website, and the traffic that's driven to it. Many website owners have already found that developing online communities greatly increases their financial bottom lines. Sometimes, as has been the case with YouTube, user-generated content can even be a great business model in itself.
Mon, 08 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500In just about every case, a web site needs some kind of content for the search engines spiders to crawl to set up the indexes for searchers. Some years ago a copywriter could place keywords like "dirty blue widgets" in certain spots like at the top left corner of the page and then the bottom right corner to ensure the spider knew exactly what the page was about. Things have changed a lot these days and have moved far beyond the simple these simple SEO strategies.
Wed, 03 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500Having quality content is essential to a successful website. And while the world wide web does lend itself to images and pictures, text is easily the most important aspect of a website. More people will spend their time reading webpages than anything else. In fact, that's why they're called Web pages, because it is very much like the newspapers, books and novels that we spend so much time with in her daily life. It is important that you know how to write well and to be able to communicate with your readers.
Mon, 10 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500Customizing your content management system can allow you to add special features and functions to your website. Using add-ons and plug-ins you can customize a CMS to perform in a way that best suits your business or personal site, making your visitor's experience an enjoyable and informative one. In this article you'll learn about how customizing your content management system can help set your website apart.
Sun, 19 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400Most experienced webmasters know that "Content is King." There are yet quite a few of the experienced ones and those who are new to the Internet or Internet Marketing who are quite ignorant of this or simply don't seem to place sufficient significance or importance to Content. Instead of giving content top priority advertisements and images are given undue imoortance and prominence.
Thu, 09 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400You've heard it before - probably more than you want. On the web, content is King. But do you really pay attention? Create a B2B website without good content and you're just wasting money. This article provides a roadmap for identifying and creating effective content for your business-to-business website.
Mon, 21 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400If you are currently marketing your business online and have not put a great deal of thought into the content on your website, you may be making an incredibly costly mistake. The content on your website is invaluable for a number of reasons. First of all it gives visitors to your website their first impression of your business and the products and services you offer.
Thu, 10 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400Large search engines attempt to filter their search results by removing any results that duplicate the content of other search results. Such filtering is referred to as "duplicate content penalty". It is important to understand and identify what "duplicate content" actually is.