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Driving Traffic Via Social Networks

by | Blog | 10th August, 2017

For most, social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are a somewhat untapped resource when it comes to promotion and traffic generation. Particularly for those old timers who think SEO and Google are the be all and end all of traffic sources. In this article we’re going to run...

What is WP-Cli And Why You Probably Need It

by | Blog | 4th August, 2017

Wp-Cli is a command line tool specifically made to manage your WordPress websites through the command line. By entering some simple commands you will be able to carry out tasks such as backing up, installing or updating plugins and even publishing content, without having to log in to your WordPress...

Migrating Your WordPress Blog – Things to Remember

by | Blog | 28th July, 2017

Moving to a new host can seem like a lot of hassle. But with proper planning, it needn’t be. If you do things properly as I’ll outline below you’ll actually find the entire thing quite easy and certainly stress free. You might also be moving to a host as great...

Managing Freelance Clients – 5 Quick Tips

by | Blog | 28th July, 2017

Making the leap into freelancing is a big decision for most. Some do it out of necessity, some do it as they’ve become tired of the traditional 9-5 (or more specifically, their current employer) and some just do it because they crave the freedom that being a freelancer offers. But...

Becoming a Content Writer – 7 Things to Consider

by | Blog | 28th July, 2017

Lots of people think because they can string a sentence together or write comment after comment on Facebook then they have what it takes to become a content writer. This simply isn’t true and whilst being able to put words on the Interest does stand you in good stead it...

Employing Freelancers – The Pitfalls

by | Blog | 28th July, 2017

Most web professionals will consider hiring a freelance at some point. Usually it’s due to a lack of ability or lack of time. Or in some cases their entire businesses model may revolve around outsourcing and hiring freelancers. Regular businessmen rather than “tech guys” tend to adopt this approach. Regardless,...

7 Quick and Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Blog

by | Blog | 25th July, 2017

Most people don’t tend to look into blog performance until speed issues or outright downtime becomes apparent. Increased search rankings (yielding more traffic), a popular social share or a feature from a popular third party site can all highlight glaring issues with your blogs performance once it becomes inundated with...

10 SEO Tips Every Webmaster Should Follow

by | Blog | 25th July, 2017

In the past, if you wanted to generate traffic from search engines such as Google and Yahoo, you had to either employ someone or perform a certain level of trickery in order to get anywhere. Thankfully, those days are firmly behind us and now it’s all about the content itself...

Selling Your First Website? Read These Tips

by | Blog | 25th July, 2017

Selling your first website can be a daunting but partly fun experience. Most of that stems from the unknown of the process along with price expectancy and the risk/worry of coming up against a non-paying buyer. However, the thought of profiting from something you’ve built and the feeling of cold...

5 Popular Alternatives to WordPress

by | Blog | 25th July, 2017

Given the sheer popularity of WordPress, it’s sometimes easy to forget that there are alternative blogging and content management platforms out there in the webosphere. So today, we’re going to run through what I think are the top 5 WordPress alternatives around at the moment. Obviously building applications such as...