Google My Business – An Introduction

  • On September 26, 2019
GETTING STARTED Whether your firm prioritizes SEO or not, it is essential for every organization to ensure their location(s) are optimized for Google. Google has conveniently provided a utility that enables you to build a profile for each of your office locations to make sure they will appear in Google searches – Google My Business […]

We compare WP Engine and Kinsta

  • On September 20, 2019
A head to head comparison of Kinsta and WP Engine Now that you’ve read the saga of our journey from managed a dedicated LAMP server to managed WordPress dedicated server hosting, here are some points of comparison between WP Engine (WPE) and Kinsta. While there are other managed WordPress hosts, we narrowed the options down […]

Managed WordPress hosting review

  • On September 20, 2019
Our experience migrating to a managed WordPress host We recently migrated our LAMP (Linux Apache MySQL PHP) dedicated server hosting environment to a managed WordPress dedicated server hosting solution. If you aren’t familiar, managed WordPress hosts take care of all technical aspects of server architecture, performance, resource provisioning and security while providing a portal to […]

Just Update Your Password, Please

  • On August 29, 2019
Logins and Passwords are the key to many critical systems that we use every day. A password breach can spell disaster for you or, worst case, your entire workplace. In addition to utilizing security features like two-factor authentication, a great way to keep yourself safe is maintaining secure passwords. Some questions to consider are: Do […]

ADA and the Internet – Is Your Website Compliant?

  • On August 29, 2019
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a civil rights law established in 1990 designed to end discrimination towards individuals with disabilities. The law started out in the pre-internet era and was primarily focused on public accommodations, employment, transportation, state and local government services, and telecommunications. In more recent years, guaranteeing equal opportunity and access […]

Get Your Forms in Shape!

  • On August 28, 2019
Recently we stumbled on an article by Andrew Wilshere at Try Design Lab that outlines a number of the best practices in web form design. The piece is titled UI Design Best Practices For Form Design (Part 1) and is long but super informative and useful. It was so good, in fact, that it inspired […]

CCPA: Why It Matters and How It Could Affect Your Business

  • On July 24, 2019
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) goes into effect on January 1, 2020. Here’s what you need to know. On the surface the CCPA is similar to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (a.k.a. GDPR). The CCPA is legislation created and enforced by the State of California. Its focus is to provide protections for California […]

Do we need a “Cookie Policy” on our website?

  • On May 24, 2018
Whether or not your organization is subject to the GDPR or other privacy regulations, if you have a website, you should be providing a concise and comprehensive privacy policy for your site visitors. An essential part of that policy is a description of how, where and why your site uses cookies. What is a cookie? […]

How to Make Your Job Opening Posts Google-Friendly

  • On April 26, 2018
If you’ve used Google to look for a new job recently (it’s okay, we won’t tell anybody), you might have noticed that the search results you see look a little different than others.They look something like the image below. What’s going on here? What you’re seeing is the result of Schema.org’s effort to make data […]

Why You Want a Security Awareness Training Program

  • On March 2, 2018
An employee finds a thumb drive on the counter in the break room. The drive is labeled “Q4 Salary Report.” He quickly plugs it into his laptop and copies its contents, curious to see what information it holds. He then puts the drive back where he found it. Someone in your company’s shipping department receives […]