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Choose your Small Business Domain Name like a Pro

Choose your Small Business Domain Name like a Pro

Coming up with a great domain name can be a daunting task when you’re starting a new online business.

But it’s incredibly important to your success. Your URL (web address) is what your visitors see first when they’re searching for a company like yours online. It’s your first chance to make a good impression. A great domain name will stick in your customers’ minds, and, if it is well-thought-out, won’t hamper your company’s future growth.

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Choose your Small Business Domain Name (Part 2)

Choose Small Business Domain Name - Part 2

In Part 1 of this blog post, we discussed registrars and domain name availability. You’ve jotted down 8 or more great ideas for your domain name. Here are a few more tips to consider and pitfalls to avoid before you narrow down your choices to a select few.

Ask Yourself 4 Questions:
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Choose your Small Business Domain Name [INFOGRAPHIC]

Read: Choose your Small Business Domain Name like a Pro [Part 1] and [Part 2] for a detailed blog post related to this domain name infographic.

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WordPress under the Hood: Files, Folders & Templates

WordPress files, folders and templates tutorial

So you’ve been put in charge of a WordPress (self-hosted) website. You can log in as an administrator, create pages and install plugins with ease. Now you’re ready to go deeper and look under the hood. You may have already started with (tutorial #1) Beginner HTML and CSS or (tutorial #2) Beginner PHP and JavaScript.

Now’s the perfect time to peek at WordPress Files, Folders and Templates. You’ll be glad you did when you experience your first WordPress glitch, problem or perceived catastrophe. Sometimes, installed WordPress plugins don’t get along. Sometimes, WordPress sites act in strange, unpredictable ways. Sometimes, they slow down to a crawl. When it happens, you’ll want to have some troubleshooting strategies up your sleeve, so you don’t have to call complete strangers for help each time.

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HTML5 & CSS3 for Beginners [INFOGRAPHIC]

What’s the difference between HTML5 and CSS3?

Here’s an Infographic and quick explanation to show some of the differences between HTML5 and CSS3. See Smooth Strides from HTML to HTML5 and Smooth Strides from CSS to CSS3 for detailed tutorials. Read more…