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A Little Something Special For Maintenance Clients

Posted by on Dec 29, 2016 in Articles | 0 comments

A Little Something Special For Maintenance Clients

Hello, awesome person who likes to see their website well taken care of! Having a maintenance package is one of the most important things you can do to keep your website safe, and keep others safe as well. But you know that already since you are a responsible website owner. After the 12/28 outage I provided free updates to all hosting clients. Even those without maintenance plans. Those with maintenance plans received updates too, but that’s as it should be. You paid for those services. Realizing this was hardly fair, I thought I would...

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The Costs of Running a Dynamic Website

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in Articles | 0 comments

The Costs of Running a Dynamic Website

When building a new website, one factor to consider are the various costs. These include the costs to get started, the costs upon going ‘live’, and any ongoing (recurring) costs.

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Adding A Video In Your WordPress Posts And Pages

Posted by on Jan 31, 2016 in Articles | 0 comments

Adding A Video In Your WordPress Posts And Pages

The newer versions of WordPress have made embedding videos incredibly easy.

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Creating Professional Content Online, A.K.A. “Herding Cats – A Tale Of Ten Kitties”

Posted by on Oct 22, 2015 in Articles | 0 comments

Creating Professional Content Online, A.K.A. “Herding Cats – A Tale Of Ten Kitties”

Creating professional content online can be akin to trying to herd cats. Things can, and do go awry. Understanding some of what is involved can help you make the right decisions up front and spare yourself many future headaches.

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Author Class Series Begins September 19, Continuing Through September 26

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Classes, Client News, Support, Website Promotion, Websites | 0 comments

Author Class Series Begins September 19, Continuing Through September 26

Krista Soukup and Rebecca Flansburg. (Corey Kretsinger Not Shown) Photo Credit: Mary Aalgaard – PlayOffThePage.com This author class series consists of publishing and marketing classes that will help writers get published and successfully market themselves. BRAINERD DAILY DISPATCH September 2015 –Central Minnesota is stepping up its game when it comes to the literary arts. Former poet laureates have visited the area, literary events abound and literary arts groups are popping up one after another. To bolster the community’s writers, the...

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Embedding Media To Posts Is Easy As Pie

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Articles, Getting Started | 0 comments

Embedding Media To Posts Is Easy As Pie

One of the questions I see quite often revolves around adding media content to posts. Most people are intimidated by the process, and who can blame them? The embed code provided by websites like YouTube are complex in appearance, making little sense to the average ‘non-techie’ person. Thankfully, the wonderful folks who work tirelessly on WordPress realized this and provided an alternate method to posting such content.   Simply paste the URL to the media content into its own line and it will appear automagically! I know, I...

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Search Engine Optimization Tips From Google – 10 Minute Video Course

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Search Engine Optimization | 0 comments

Search Engine Optimization Tips From Google – 10 Minute Video Course

SEO, a.k.a. ‘Search Engine Optimization’, is something that quite a few people ask about. While there are no magic arrows which will guarantee your hitting the perfect SEO target, there are productive steps you can take to help your website achieve success. IMPORTANT NOTE: Never fall for SEO link back schemes. If you pay someone for links back to your website you WILL get found out. The search engines can be quite harsh to those who try to game the system. Even downright removing your website from search engine listings. Nobody...

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Windows XP Support Ending

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 in Articles, Computer Tips and Tricks, Helpful Info and Tech Tips | 0 comments

Windows XP Support Ending

Support for the ever popular Windows XP operating system is coming to an end.  This means that Microsoft will not be providing security updates to computers running XP, nor will it be providing further updates to Windows Essentials (anti-virus), for those who are still using it with XP.   Anyone still using Windows XP should either get a new computer, or upgrade to Windows 7 – at a minimum. Failure to do so will leave your computer at risk for all kinds of nastiness that the internet has to offer. Considering that XP still has a...

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Facebook Business/Fan Page Basics

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 in Articles, Facebook, Social Networking | Comments Off on Facebook Business/Fan Page Basics

Facebook Business/Fan Page Basics

Facebook is a great way to share your information with friends and family. It’s also a super way to reach out to clients and fans. All of this does not come without a catch, however…

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Adding Fonts To Your PC In A Few Simple Steps

Posted by on Feb 24, 2014 in Computer Tips and Tricks, Helpful Info and Tech Tips | 0 comments

Adding Fonts To Your PC In A Few Simple Steps

Let’s say you find the perfect font on a site such as Google Fonts and you want to use it on your computer. Unfortunately, you aren’t sure how to install it so you move on and forget the idea entirely. Has this happened to you? Well I have good news. Those days are over. You are about to become a font installation guru! Time involved: Less than a minute (after you’ve picked out the font you would like)Difficulty: Very EasyUsefulness: HighWebsite: Google Fonts – Open source fonts for any type of useSystem: Windows PC...

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