Counting Hits, Visitors, and Page Views – What Does it All Mean?

If you have a website or get to chatting with someone who has a website, it’s likely that at some point the question of “So, how many hits do you get?” will come up. The answer is s

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What Your Website Should Look Like

When you are thinking about getting a website for your business, or if you are considering a redesign, probably the first thing that comes to your mind is the visual design – what it will look like.

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Warning Signs from your Web Developer

There is a very sad situation that is all too common in the world of website development. Since I count myself as a member of this industry, it is with some resignation that I write about this issue. It’s just that I have heard from and worked with too many people who have been burned by the web professionals they have hired. There are some red flags you can observe which could indicate that the person you are working with might result in a less-than-stellar experience – either now or down the line.

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Planning Your Business Website: Where You Are and Where You're Going

Maybe you have a website, or maybe you need one. When you are considering growing your business online, you need a solid plan to guide you. The first step in developing your plan is to look at your c

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Fascinating (and Entertaining!) Keynote from the Web 2.0 Expo – For EVERY Entrepreneur or Wanna-be Entrepreneur

Gary Vaynerchuk presented one of the best keynotes at the Web 2.0 Expo in NYC September 2008. I had planned to look for the video, but didn’t really get around to it until today. This is highly

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Exquisite Examples of Non-Flash Websites

In support of an article I wrote for my e-zine today, “The Problem with Flash” I have compiled a few sites that show excellent graphical design without being constructed entirely in Flash.   E

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Why umbraco is my Content Management System of choice

I love Content Management Systems and now always use them for my clients’ websites – no matter how “small” their site is. If you are thinking about moving to a CMS for you

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Bloggers Beware?

Yesterday's On the Media program had a fascinating segment about the Associated Press cracking down on bloggers who post excerpts and link to their content. Here is a summary of the story. You can

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Daily Decisions Make Mush of Your Mind - How this relates to your website

 I just read this little article about some new studies about choice (emphasis is mine): New research shows that such daily decisions eat up limited mental resources, ultimately rendering our

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