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Four Small Business Website Goals You Should Set for Next Year

Setting goals is key if you want to see progress in your small business. Will you hit every goal, probably not? But if you make goals that are measurable, timely and realistic, you’ll be setting up your small business for success. Setting website goals is no different than setting any other type of goal for […]

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Websites

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How to Improve Color Contrast on Your Website

Improving color contrast on your website will make it more accessible to a wider variety of users. Remember, not every user experiences the Internet the way you do. Color contrast matters on your website because if there isn’t enough contrast between the color of your text and elements like backgrounds, images and videos then users […]

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Website Tips

How to Add Alt Text to Website Images

Alt Text is “alternative text” you should be adding to every image you upload to your website or blog (and to Instagram). What is alt text? Alt text is a concise description of what is in an image. Why Alt Text Matters Alt text has multiple purposes. Primarily it is used by visitors utilizing screen […]

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Website Tips

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What File Types to Use On Your Website

There are lots of file types to choose from, but knowing what each type is best used for will help you choose the best file types to use for different types of content on your website. Just like you use different fittings on your Kitchen Aid mixer or different implements on your tractor – you […]

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Website Tips

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How to Understand and Use Google Analytics

Learning how to understand and use Google Analytics for your small business website is key to understanding your website traffic. The data Google Analytics provides will help you to make your website an even better experience for your ideal client. In this post I’ll share with you the basics of what Google Analytics is, how […]

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Websites

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Using a Hybrid Website Solution: Showit + Shopify

If you’ve been thinking about making the move to Showit for your website and blog, but aren’t sure how to handle your e-commerce needs… consider a hybrid website solution: Showit + Shopify.

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This & That

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Blue Yeti Mic Broadcast Boom Arm Set Up

I recently had a lot of trouble while recording website audits for my clients. At random my audio files would have such an intense echo I couldn’t remove or fix it even after taking the time to try and repair it in Adobe Audition. After a lot of research on Google, I found that the […]

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Business Tools

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How to Stack Tasks to Be More Productive

Did you know you could stack tasks to be more productive? And less busy? Busy is a badge of honor that doesn’t pay your bills. Being productive pays your bills. But being productive doesn’t accidentally happen; it happens when you’re intentional with your time. One of my favorite ways to improve productivity is to stack […]

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Use the Toggl App to Track Your Time in Your Small Business

No matter what stage you’re at in business, time tracking is absolutely worth it. Knowing how you spend your time allows you to measure productivity. That’s why I use the Toggl Track App to track all of the time I spend working on and in my small business. Of course, you’ve heard the saying “time […]

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