AU Domain Registration

You have probably heard a lot of fuss in the media over the new AU Domain Registration. Here is what to know… ..In September your opportunity to pre order you .AU runs out this means you could loose your domain name to a competitor … Please make sure you are ready for this new release to avoid losing your market …

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SEO Hashtags

SEO Hashtags

Social Media Marketing… SEO Hashtags So many times I have been asked how to generate more traffic to websites and SEO is my immediate answer. Doing this hand in hand with social media really does help. Here I have listed some tips about SEO Hashtags, social media posts and when to use #Hashtags. Google Business Manager – Google My Business …

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SEO – Organic tips

Its been a while since I posted, this is due to the Christmas rush of work. In the meantime I thought Id put together some little hints on how to achieve good SEO on your website. User Friendliness – often called UX High Quality Content – dont be complacent ON – PAGE SEO – this is within your content and on …

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What is a CDN?

Whats the CDN? So firstly CDN stands for Content Delivery Network. In lamens terms a CDN delivers the content of your website more quickly and efficiently to your visitors based on their location. A CDN is made up of a network of servers, we often refer to these sorts of hosting as Cloud based. They are all over the world …

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Under the surface…SEO

You are aware of website ranking I’m sure. You want to be page 1 .. this part of web design takes time .. sometimes up to a year to get exactly right. This great graphic shows some of the work that has to be done in order to get a site google or in fact any search engine ready. It can take …

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Under Compression….

Here’s a quick tip … compress your images and call them by a name that makes sense… gshstv.jpg is not going to help you..product_use_position.jpg will.. Compress using tinypng.com and keep under 2000pixels wide as screen sizes on most computers will be max 1920 across.. Here is a couple of examples of the same image with the same settings.. The above image is name …

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Lazy Load of Images…

This feature stops offscreen images from loading until a visitor scrolls to them. Make your page load faster, use less bandwidth and fix the “defer offscreen images” recommendation from a Google PageSpeed test. Andy above all optimize your images… websites wont load fast with large files 2mb is not going to cut it… aim for under 30kb.

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Get Indexed..

Here’s a quick weekend tip. If you are redesigning your website remember to resubmit a web map in order to update your urls that are with google.. saves your visitors getting missing 404 pages. Get your developer to complete a 301 redirect this can be done on your servers root. A web server needs to have the apache module mod_rewrite …

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The Need for Speed!!

NEWS…. With all this extra activity on my server Im upgrading to a even faster one …. still onshore but its being built for me with my clients in mind. Prices will remain the same for now, but the service is going to be even better… During this upgrade I will be moving your websites… there should be no downtime… …

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Speed Demons

Its all about SPEED! Yes I’m addressing that old thing… So here are some FACTS….as a lot of people dont know the truth… 1. Hosting – Choosing the right hosting package with the right setup assists in the speed of your site. If you have a small site but lots of traffic you still need to have bandwidth. If you …

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