Articles by David Baxter

WordPress 4.9.4 Fixes Critical Auto Update Bug in 4.9.3

February 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

WordPress 4.9.4 Fixes Critical Auto Update Bug in 4.9.3 by Jeff Chandler, WordPress Tavern February 7, 2018 Hours after WordPress 4.9.3 was released, the WordPress development team followed it up with 4.9.4 to fix a critical bug with the auto update process. The bug generates a fatal PHP error when [Read more..]

The #1 Marketing Tool Your Business Needs

December 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The No. 1 Marketing Tool Every Business Needs By Rieva Lesonsky, December 22, 2017 Do you think your social media presence or your word-of-mouth is so strong that you don’t need a website for your business? Maybe you have amazing online reviews or a stellar reputation [Read more..]

Marked jump in brute force attacks against WordPress sites

December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you haven’t done a security audit on your WordPress sites recently, now is the time!   Breaking: Aggressive WordPress Brute Force Attack Campaign Started Today, December 18, 2017, @ 3am UTC by Mark Maunder, Wordfence December 18, 2017 A massive distributed brute force attack campaign [Read more..]

Google: Getting your site ready for mobile-first indexing

December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Getting your site ready for mobile-first indexing Google Blog December 18, 2017 Currently our crawling, indexing, and ranking systems typically look at the desktop version of a page’s content, which may cause issues for mobile searchers when that version is vastly different from the mobile [Read more..]

Google Rankings and Your Business

December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

  An important reminder about Google Search Rankings: If they can’t find you, they can’t become clients or customers!     Are Poor Google Rankings Hurting Your Business? Here’s What You Can Do About It December 4, 2017 How Important are Your [Read more..]

Paying for Nofollow Links in Directories

November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Is it worth paying for links to your website from directories like the Better Business Bureau or the local Chamber of Commerce? This question was recently raised in a thread at the Local Search Forum and an earlier version of this post was written in response to that thread. One of the questions [Read more..]

Local Search: Blogging will Help Your Small Business

October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Keep it Local: How and Why Simple Blogging will Help Your Small Business by Scott W Johnson, October 28, 2017 Step One: The Exact Same Listing, Every Time Before you go and spend tons of money hiring people to do all sorts of search engine marketing, the very first thing you [Read more..]

Why your service business needs a website

October 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Starting a service business? Here’s why you need a website. By Jonathan Long, GoDaddy Garage September 18, 2017 If you are starting a service business like landscaping, carpentry, or carpet cleaning, here are some of the benefits and reasons uou need a website. Why you need a website for your [Read more..]

Websites to sell crafts

September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Looking for ways to sell your crafts to make a little extra money, but not ready for your own website? This article from GoDaddy discusses the Best Websites to Sell Crafts and the Pros and Cons of each option. The 6 best websites to sell crafts by Ashley Grant, GoDaddy Garage September 7, 2017 Do [Read more..]

How Independent Contractors can Help Your Small Business

September 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

An interesting article discussing some of the reasons small business are reluctant to hire independent contractors (freelancers) and debunking some of the myths that are barriers to hiring a freelancer. The Truth About Hiring and Managing Independent Contractors in Your Business by Rieva Lesonsky, [Read more..]
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