14 Essential Utilities for Managing Your Freelance Design Business While millions of people share the dream of working from home, very few understand its difficulties. From online distractions to technical malfunctions, online entrepreneurs and freelancers face thousands of potential setbacks, each one threatening a decline in income or a pause in cash flow. We’re all familiar with this problem. Yet the problem doesn’t affect every designer and developer.
WordPress SEO – The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Theme Search Engine Optimization The WordPress Codex says that “WordPress, straight out of the box, comes ready to embrace search engines“. Well, that may be true … to a certain degree, but there is more than enough work that you’ll need to do after you’ve installed WordPress in order to get it playing nicely with Google (and other search engines). What most people don’t realize is that, while Google does love WordPress, it’s WordPress THEMES that actually interface with search engines … not WordPress itself.
5 Awesome Tools For Website Designers To remain competitive in the digital field, it's essential that website designers and developers keep a close eye on changes, updates and new techniques. What's the latest and greatest thing today could easily disappear into a sea of obsolescence tomorrow. It's not always easy to stay on top of the game, but with a few intelligent, time-efficient strategies, it's certainly possible.
5 Google Search Stats Every Marketer Should See Normally the year in review “stuff” from search engines has little to do with business. While these lists may seem interesting for about half a second it really doesn’t do much for the SMB who is looking to get more business from their web presence. Google likes to play the game of telling us in early December what the most searched terms were and more but they wait until the start of January to tell the business users some important stats that could influence how they look at the engine. As we have seen from an earlier HubSpot post, organic search is of the utmost importance to any business. Here are a few more points that come directly from the Official Google blog describing things of interest to those using the searchengine to fuel their own revenue engine. Did you know....
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