So many people think that just building a slick looking website will bring customers flooding in the door. Well we know that is not quite true. The way we often explain it to customers is imagine opening a clothing store on a back street of a city and not telling anyone you are open. If that was your only plan as a business owner of a retail... more
One of the key things that our customers ask us over and over again is why does my PowerSites online store rank so high on Google?
Well read closely we are going to let you in on an industry secret on how SEO (or Search Engine Optimisation) works .... here goes.
One of the most important things to Google is how relevant your... more
In the modern internet world your customers are too busy to spend time reading your content, now they want quick answers and an easy format..... the answer.... video!
Video is the perfect way to get your message across and get your customers to engage with your content. Statistics published recently suggest that customers are 72% more... more
As password security has recently become a key focus for a number of our PowerSites clients, we have added a new feature to our user security that is now available to all of our PowerSites clients.
The new developed security feature includes:
1. Limit Incorrect Login Attempts Allowed By Users
We can now limit the... more
Each year I like to try some sort of challenge over the summertime when the days are at their longest and I have a few days off over the Christmas break to recover. This year just to see if it was possible I gave myself the challenge of running from my place at Shelly Beach on the Central Coast to the Telligence office at East Mayfield in Newcastle... more
Getting the edge over your competitors is hard, especially online. So we have combed the internet and come up with a few simple tools that you can implement for no or a minimal cost to get a better performing website in 2016.
We would love to hear from you if you have any other tools to recommend.
Well it is finally happening, we have been talking about it now for nearly 6 months but the date has now been set. April 21st, in only 24 hours - everything will change.
So you are wondering what on earth I am talking about right?more
Website traffic has changed significantly over the past 2 years with the rapid growth of smartphone usage in Australia. Most people's mobile phones are rarely very far away from their reach and it has changed how and when people are searching online. This change has meant that people's expectations of how a website needs to look on a mobile... more
Websites in the past were developed as a fixed width i.e. 960 px wide which would make sure they looked good on most screens. As people starting using mobiles a few years ago, web professionals were delivering a desktop, mobile and sometimes a tablet version of new websites. This meant when you developed a new site you would also have to design... more
SEO is continually changing (yes, I’m sure you know that already) so sometimes it is better to concentrate on search engines 101. These four tips below should future proof your site and application of these will ensure that you are riding the crest of the search engine’s wave.
1. Concentrated Content
Write a great... more