https guideline

Changing your website from HTTP to HTTPS If you are hosting your client’s website, check with your ISP if they have free HTTPS certificates or low-cost certificates. I recommend Xneelo, as they have 3 monthly cycles of HTTPS certificates on their Servers which is free. If the ISP does not have Certificates, then you will […]

Omnichannel

Omnichannel Approach: Digital Marketing is moving into Omnichannel approach and if you don’t optimise all of the channels, your business will not compete with the competition. What is Omnichannel? Omnichannel is a cross-channel content strategy that organizations use to improve their user experience. Omnichannel supersedes multichannel and includes channels such as physical locations, ecommerce, mobile applications, and social media. Omnichannel […]

Secure your site with HTTPS

Google announces HTTPS deadline! Google has announced a deadline for non-secure websites, this is when you are only using the http:// as part of your URL link instead of https://. This update is scheduled for July 2018 when Chrome will begin warning visitors that a web site is not secure. These warnings will most likely […]

non-HTTPS

Effective July 2018, Google’s Chrome browser will mark non-HTTPS sites as ‘not secure’ After years of pushing for ‘secure by default’ web sites, Google will identify insecure sites in the Chrome browser beginning mid-Summer. Article from Googles webpage: https://searchengineland.com/effective-july-2018-googles-chrome-browser-will-mark-non-https-sites-as-not-secure-291623

meetings the geeks

Meet the facebook Geeks! A few months ago I had a meeting in Cape Town to collaborate with some Geeks about using facebook for a few client promotions. We arranged to meet at a small coffee shop in Long Street, where I drove around for some time trying to find parking, and eventually managed to […]

Where Do I Start?

Web Design Choices??? A prospect contacted me about a website that they needed. She had spoken to a few companies, and had heard about something called ‘SEO’, and what about this ‘Hosting Thingy’ and ‘what’s a URL?, Oh, and they asked me how much disk space do I needed in order to calculate the monthly […]

Beware Uncapped

Beware Uncapped ADSL When I decided to switch over to using Showmax and now having canned them because it was mostly repeats and very old movies, I switched to Netflix. My downloads were truly like the Mweb ad, ‘mother buffer’, very slow, and extremely frustrating. YET, I was using an UNCAPPED line! I’d even migrated […]

what is seo

What is SEO? Web Design and SEO – Without it, you might as well not have a Web Site! Web Design and SEO is crucial to a websites recognition on the internet, and without it you are simply wasting your time with a website as it’s basically invisible to browsers/search engines. Many clients ask ‘What […]

SEO Tips

SEO TIPS – Exercise Caution when looking for SEO & Ranking Services: Any discussion of SEO agencies and pricing isn’t complete without a few SEO TIPS about what to look for.  To help you guard against indiscriminate SEO businesses with unethical  practices, be cautious of the following promises: SEO TIPS Guarantees:  SEO firms generally can’t provide […]

Mobile Friendly Responsive

Mobile Friendly, Responsive, Responsive Website, Hosting, Web Design & SEO

Mobile Friendly & Responsive WordPress Web Design Mobile Friendly web design is HERE . . . Statistics prove that mobile devices are used to search as much as desktop in some cases. With enhanced WI-FI access in most cafes, airports and hotels, it means that if your site is not mobile friendly, (Responsive,) you most likely […]