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The Advantages of Using WordPress for Your Website

The Advantages of Using WordPress for Your Website

There are good reasons why WordPress is so popular, more than one-third of all websites use the WordPress platform. What was once considered mostly for blogs is now used to create websites for large corporations. This may seem rather amazing that a free website builder is so popular with companies that can afford expensive software, but the truth is that WordPress has earned its reputation for being quite exceptional. What…

Signs Your Site Provides a Bad User Experience

Signs Your Site Provides a Bad User Experience

5 of the most common signs your site is providing a bad user experience. With so many businesses both small and large that set up websites to take advantage of online sales, one of the most overlooked aspects of success on the internet is the user experience. In other words, there is too much effort in getting a website online and not enough to evaluate the site to see if…

Common Issues that Hold Back Your Website

Common Issues that Hold Back Your Website

The growth of your website is dictated by many different factors, some big and some small. In most cases, what holds back your website is a combination of small things that add up to one big problem. Furthermore, spotting all the issues that may be turning away visitors are not always obvious. That is why you should review your website regularly with fresh eyes. What follows are the most common…

A Guide to Local SEO in Reading and Why It's Important 01

A Guide to Local SEO in Reading

Whether you’re just starting out or have been established for decades, the internet has changed the way businesses advertise to their local customers. While many business owners might believe that traditional local advertising is all they need, the truth is that more people rely on finding local stores using their mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets that are connected to the internet. If your retail shop, restaurant, or business…

How Important is Fast website Hosting

How Important is Fast Web Hosting?

With more of the world turning to the internet, the millions of websites that compete for your attention are using every means available to gain an edge. In this world where everything seems to be speeding up, the patience for websites that are slow to load is becoming thin. For online business owners, one of the most direct ways to improve web traffic is to ensure that your website loads…

Is Website Design an SME’s Most Important Investment

Is Website Design an SME’s Most Important Investment?

Next to customers visiting the location of your business, your website is arguably going to be the place they visit the most. This means that paying for a new website design is really an investment in your business. In addition to hiring the best web designers, you’ll need an effective SEO plan and the experts to back it up if you want to maximise your success. Gone are the days…

How Important is Page Load Time to Google Ranking

How Important is Page Load Time to Google Ranking?

A fast website is not only beneficial in terms of the user experience, but also the search engine ranking for the site as well. While most people take little note of pages that load quickly, they will remember pages that are loading slowly and will often leave before they are done. A fast page load is not only convenient, it also improves the traffic, bounce rate, and conversion rate statistics…

WordPress At 15 Years Old

WordPress At 15 Years Old

WordPress has recently turned 15 years old, which makes it a teenager in the human world, but a well-established veteran of the digital world. The combination of simplicity, versatility, and durability has served WordPress well over the years as it continues to be the most popular of website design platforms. Today, over 30% of all websites on the internet use the WordPress platform, making it hugely popular. But how did…

Make Sure Your Website is Easy to Use No Matter the Device

Make Sure Your Website is Easy to Use No Matter the Device

Mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, account for nearly 70% of all internet traffic and that number is growing. The switch from desktops and laptops to mobile devices has been accelerating over the past decade. And while many households still have desktops and laptops, their usage in surfing the web has diminished considerably compared to mobile devices. With mobile devices and particularly smartphones accounting for so much traffic on…

Why It's So Important Your Website Loads Quickly

Why It’s So Important Your Website Loads Quickly

For those who run online businesses, one of the most important areas of your success is how quickly your website loads. The faster your website downloads to desktops, laptops, and mobile devices, the better the impression you make on potential customers. It’s little wonder why so much effort is placed by web hosting companies to emphasise their website speeds. There are good reasons why the download speed of your website is…