• Interesting Stats on Home Improvement Research

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    eMarketer reports that for Brands and retailers in the home improvement sector, over 1/3 of homeowners start their home improvement projects online. According to Zillow, a real estate website, a survey in the U.S. taken in the winter of 2013 found that 39% of adults found inspiration for such projects online. In a 2013...

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    3 Reasons Websites Are Vital for Small Businesses

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    “Running your own business is no easy task, and your to-do-list is guaranteed to never end. This said, you shouldn’t use this as an excuse to take short cuts when it comes to having online visibility. Beginning with your website, it’s vital to position yourself online with a strong, professional destination that gives customers...

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    Has Your Password Been Hacked?

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    Recently Dropbox has been in the news regarding hacked account credentials. Before that, it was LinkedIn with stolen email addresses and password hashes, and also, Snapchat, Tumblr, Adobe, Android Forums, Bell, Comcast, Dominos, Yahoo, and the list goes on. How does a person know if their login credentials (e.g. email address, password) have been...

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    How to Enhance Your LinkedIn Profile

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    LinkedIn is used by many people in many situations to find out more about a person during recruiting, before going to a meeting with someone new, before considering asking someone to join a team, and for many other reasons. You want your profile to present you in the best possible light and show your...

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    Why You Should Create a LinkedIn Profile

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    Everyone should have a profile on LinkedIn. You don’t have to login to it every day or week or month, you don’t have to share things on it, but you should have a profile on the system. Why? LinkedIn is now used as the go-to place to find out about someone: their skills, their...

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    How Website SEO Has Changed

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    “SEO is not what it used to be. You can’t just pop up an ugly website, throw up mediocre content, build a few links and expect to rank well.” Times have changed. Search Engine Optimization (SEO): How to make your website stand out when user’s search for information. SEO has been a changing landscape...

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    Google Penalizes Non-Mobile Friendly Websites

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    Google recently changed the way it prioritizes its search results for mobile users. As of May 2015, websites that are not mobile compatible will no longer be shown on the first page of search results for mobile users. Conversely, Google has started to prioritize mobile compatible websites for all mobile searches. Does your Website...

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    Free Image Sources for your Social Media & Blog Posts

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    The Buffer Blog is often a good place to find great articles, and this article regarding sources of free images is no exception. They have categorized 53+ sources into the following groups: Searchable photo sites Free-form photo libraries Photo search tools Create-your-own image tools Embeddable media Since they originally wrote the article, there have...

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    Scheduled Downtime on March 23-24

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    Our hosting provider has scheduled downtime to upgrade its data center infrastructure for 6 hours on March 23-24, 2015. This affects all of our servers, as well as tens of thousands of others hosted in this environment. All websites and related services will be unavailable for the duration of this downtime. Outage Starts At

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