Since January 2018, your website could have been negatively affected by the "Mobile Intrusive Interstitials Penalty" rolled out by Google without you even knowing about it. What does that mean? Let me break it down for you... What does the MIIP mean for my Business Website? Google’s mobile interstitial penalty specifically targets intrusive interstitials. Note … Continue reading Penalties for Pop Ups on Mobile Devices
A number of people have recently been receiving emails similar to the following: ******** is your pass word. Lets get straight to purpose. None has compensated me to check you. You may not know me and you're most likely wondering why you are getting this e-mail? In fact, I actually setup a software on the … Continue reading Password Porn Blackmail Scam
In 2011 (7 years ago!), I published a post called "Socially Networked". In it I said: Social Networking is not about computers, nicknames or virtual people. It is about connecting with real people with similar interests. It is about using the power of the internet to grow your business and nurture relationships! Later in 2017, I … Continue reading Module 2: Solving Problems instead of Making Sales
Recently, I had a client approach me and their checkout system was not working. For an online shop, this is a disaster! You are essentially closed for business and that means no income, poor user-experience and lost trust of the brand. This client is not on a maintenance package and prefers to just do the basics … Continue reading Monthly Maintenance vs Ad Hoc Updates
When hiring anyone to do anything, remember to always compare apples with apples; this is especially true when it comes to hiring web designers, online strategists or setting up a maintenance plan. Try to find out what their experience is - are they only a web designer or do they have online strategy and an … Continue reading How to choose a Web Designer – Comparing Apples with Apples
I get this question a lot when it comes to optimising one's website: Does having multiple, keyword-rich domain names help with ranking? Unfortunately, the short answer is NO! What it will help with, are the following scenarios: To protect your brand name. Purchasing any domains related to your brand can help you protect your brand … Continue reading SEO and Multiple Domain names
I am not sure if I have mentioned it or not but I am studying this year, again. You have to keep learning and growing! As part of our study assignment, we had to construct a brief story on put it on YouTube! Now, for some this may not be scary but for me, it … Continue reading Module 1: I Did something Scary!
Where are your steps taking you? On Monday, I walked out the door with all the bags in tow and some how my ankle bone deactivated and I fell. Apart from my ego being bruised (haha!), I also managed to twist and hurt my foot and my ankle. Don't ask me how this happened, I … Continue reading Module 1: Where are your steps taking you?
Before we can even look at optimising or creating your online presence, you need to have clarity on what your business actually is. If you don't have business clarity, you can't expect your potential customers to know what's going on. This is such a critical step and so many people want to skip ahead and … Continue reading Module 1: Gaining Clarity
When we just started out with Email, it was standard to end with some text including your name and perhaps your email and/or contact number but we have come a long way. With faster internet being more widely available, many have seen the benefit of using HTML email signatures that speak for you, marketing your … Continue reading Email Signatures – Linking vs Embedding images
A Big Welcome to YOU! I am so glad that you are eager to change your life and your business. This series can transform your business and brand into what you have always wanted it to be BUT you will be required to put in a little work and get a little bit outside your … Continue reading Do you want to transform your Business?
Facebook Closing Today!? ...Did that catch your attention? Did it scare you a little? Are you doing most of your business on Social Media? My office mate, Cindy, knows that this is my tagline question. Why? Well, because I am so passionate about you succeeding and I know that if you are doing most of … Continue reading Facebook Closing Today!