August 2016 10
10 Secrets of Successful Web Sites
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Successful Web Sites have a Good Name A domain name is your home on the web. It is the part of your web address that comes after the www.Your domain name will also be used…

February 2016 25
Pay Per Click or PPC Advertising
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Pay per click advertising is essentially bidding in an auction for position on the search engine results pages. You set a monthly budget, say $300, set the maximum you are prepared to pay for a…

January 2016 31
Promote Your Web Address
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As a web designer it is pretty disheartening when you make a web site, submit it to search engines, create directory pages for it, post about it on social networking, request links to it from…

August 2010 12
The World Wide Web Browser Tutorial
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Introduction When you first open the web browser it will automatically load a "homepage" - usually that of the browser's manufacturer. E.g. Internet Explorer will load the MSN homepage. Most people find this irritating and…

November 2009 30
The Top Ten On-line Trends for Experts in 2010
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by Gihan Perera It's been a dynamic year - in both positive and negative ways - for many businesses. Not only have we faced a turbulent economy, we've also faced the most turbulent year ever…

August 2009 30
Web Marketing: Best Practice
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I am being asked more and more often about where and how to spend money on Internet advertising. People rightly perceive that traditional display advertising, such as magazines and newspapers are offering less and less…

April 2009 01
Writing for the Web
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Tip No. 1 - Allocate plenty of time Good website writing is concise and easy to read. When something is easy to read, it is natural to think it was easy to write. The opposite…

February 2009 28
Fun with the Google Search Box
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You have probably used the Google search box a thousand times, but did you know you can use it as a calculator, currency converter and conversion tool for imperial-metric measurements? Eg. Cut and paste this…

September 2008 16
Is there a Google Sandbox?
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well, maybe. First up, the so called "Google Sandbox Effect" is only a theory, and has in no way been confirmed by Google. Secondly, even the developer community are in two minds about it -…

August 2008 22
Should I pay for Google Ads?
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This is a question I get asked a lot. The answer is "no" and "yes". See below: NO, you shouldn't buy Google ads if... your site is being found in the "natural find" areas of…