Is WordPress the Right Platform for Your Website?

If you don’t have a WordPress site, you likely know someone that uses the platform for their website. What started as a blogging platform has now transformed into a popular CMS platform featuring vibrant themes and a plethora of plugins to create a modern-looking website. They’ve even added a plugin for ecommerce. Viewed as cost-effective […]

How to Write Content for SEO

Part of my job is to help my clients with writing their content for the website they are either creating or updating during a redesign. During this process we have what is called a “content coaching” meeting.  Now, this is not a meeting for me to tell you what you should say about the products/services […]

Keyword Focus Through Good Research

Keyword research is perhaps one the most boring & mundane parts of the SEO to do list when starting a new website project, redesign or arguably when taking a second look at a long running project.   At least that is what most SEO professionals or do-it-yourselfers will say if you ask.   Thankfully for the clients […]

Keyword Research: Getting Started

Let’s sit down together and have a little talk about how we should tackle your  keyword research  with your new website or even a simple redesign (adding SEO in, if you have not before).  First thing I would like to talk about is how we should start thinking about what keyword phrases to brainstorm: 1.  […]

Let’s Build it Together

If you are like me, you may consider yourself a “jack-of-all-trades” kind of person.  I myself like to know as much as I can about everything and many times think I can do just about whatever it is that I put my mind to .  But, there are just some things that you need to […]

Website Projects Are A Lot Of Work?!

I work with a lot new website projects, both from the standpoint of a brand new site and redesigns of existing sites.  I will tell you from experience that both require a lot of work.  To clarify this:  they require work, not only from your website development company but also from you the company owner/marketing […]

Let’s Get Focused

I’ll admit that when I picked this title the first thing that came to mind was the old Olivia Newton John song, “let’s get physical”.  Don’t ask me why,  but it just got in my head and now I can’t get it out ( I may have just dated myself).  So, back to my title […]

SEO Moonshine & New Websites

How is SEO like moonshine you may be asking yourself right now after reading my rather weird title this week?   First off I will explain:  I am a “moonshiner” of sorts in my spare time.  I have a little hobby making my own beer in a small 2 ½ gallon fermenter after which I bottle […]

Building a Website? Do you know your goals?

So you have decided to join the 21st century and build a website for your industrial business.  Good for you, now you can join the masses in the online world.  Of course there is now going to be a lot of competition and you want your fair share, Right?  As you know from starting up […]

Is it time to redesign your site?

Hold on…before you go and leave this post because you don’t want to hear the latest trends in graphic design, or how making your site look fresher will increase your online business by X%.  I would like to talk about what your site may really need in a redesign.   I am talking about SEO or […]