We heard something the other day that really shocked us. Someone was given the advice not to invest in a website because they ‘are a dead form of advertising’ and they should only set up a Facebook page. Where on Earth did they get this advice, and why would someone say this? These were the first thoughts that popped into our heads. No… websites are not dead, and we’ll walk you through a few of the reasons why.
Imagine this, you’re sitting at home and you get a phone call from one of your customers asking if you’re still in business. “Of course” you reply, and your customer lets you into why they thought this… Your website is down. Like completely down. No home page, no contact page. Nothing. Actually, there’s something… some ads for an international clothing store. But you didn’t put it there. How did it get there? The inevitable has happened. Your website has been hacked. There are two ways this could play out, and we’re going to walk you through both scenarios. We’ll leave it up to you to decide which you’d prefer in this situation and whether you think a website backup is necessary. (more…)
With so many DIY website builders available these days, a lot of people opt to design their website themselves. This is by far the most low-cost option, but is it the most cost-effective, long-term? (more…)
In the next 5 minutes, there will be more than 12 million searches on Google alone! There is on average 40 thousand every second. (more…)
It’s that magic question, isn’t it? How do I speed up my website? Unfortunately, there’s no single quick fix for your website speed, however, we will go through some tips that will drastically improve your website performance. (more…)