Search Engine Optimization Demystified
Everyone wants to rank high on the search engines, and most of the people I talk to seem to think the secrets of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) lie behind a shadowed veil of mystery and secrecy. Nothing could be further from the truth. Here are some simple concepts that will make your website very Google […] The post Search Engine Optimization Demystified appeared first on BizMarquee.com.
There Be No Shelter Here
There be no shelter here. The front lines are everywhere. -Rage Against The Machine If you’re hosting your website on your own with a cheap host, I hope you know how to remediate a hacked website. Once your site is hacked, one or both of the following will happen: 1. When users hit your site, […] The post There Be No Shelter Here appeared first on BizMarquee.com.
Hackers Are Like Needy Ex-Girlfriends. They Just Can’t Let Go.
Just when I thought I was out… they pull me back in. – Michael Corleone Usually when I encounter a client who is on a cheap website host, I download their website, clean it of all malicious files, secure it, and set it up on our servers and all is well. With a recent client, however, […] The post Hackers Are Like Needy Ex-Girlfriends. They Just Can’t Let Go. appeared first on BizMarquee.com.
Familiarity is the Death of Seduction
It happens a lot. My client and I meet. I learn all about their business. I understand what they want out of a website, how they want their business to grow, what kind of audience to reach, and we write some great content. With that, I design a website that encompasses all of our goals. […] The post Familiarity is the Death of Seduction appeared first on BizMarquee.com.
Major Cyber Attack, And I Feel Fine
A major cyber-attack Friday, October 21, 2016 affected major brands and websites including Amazon, Twitter, Paypal and Spotify. The Baltimore Business Journal interviewed Gary Merry, CEO of Baltimore-based cybersecurity company Deep Run Security, who had this quote: “Unfortunately, in cases like this, the devil’s in the details,” he said. “When you go for a lower-cost […] The post Major Cyber Atta...
Why Private Hosting is Better
Hosting your website on a public server vs a private server opens the doors to exponentially more weaknesses. With a public host, such as GoDaddy, BlueHost, HostGator, etc., many web providers, like us (or rather, “Resellers”) have access to the same web server. There are many doors and many keys. (In some cases, there are […] The post Why Private Hosting is Better appeared first on BizMarquee.com...
SEO RED ALERT: If Your Website Is Not Mobile Responsive – FIX IT NOW!
Google is going to create a separate mobile index within months, one that will be the main or “primary” search results index that the search engine uses to respond to queries. A separate desktop index will be maintained, one that will not be as up-to-date as the mobile index. This means that if your site […] The post SEO RED ALERT: If Your Website Is Not Mobile Responsive – FIX IT NOW! appeared fi...
How to Prevent Website Hacking: 4 Steps to Success
“The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand.” —Sun Tzu, The Art of War The post How to Prevent Website Hacking: 4 Steps to Success appeared first on BizMarquee.com.
3 Questions to Help You Navigate the Website Hosting Industry
This is the third post in a four-post series about security risks related to website hosting. When you were deciding between hosts for your new website, did you pick the cheapest option? If so, you’re not alone. Most business owners think that cheap hosting will save them money. They assume that every host is renting […] The post 3 Questions to Help You Navigate the Website Hosting Industry appear...
Cheap Hosts Are The “Lurking Clowns” Of The Internet
You see one, you should run, or go after it with a baseball bat. Check out this evidence via Google search: Godaddy Hacked Hostgator Hacked WPEngine Hacked (Extra scary because this involved a customer data breach) 1and1 Hacked Bluehost Hacked If you are interested in getting hacked, I strongly recommend the aforementioned hosting services. Perhaps […] The post Cheap Hosts Are The “Lurking Clowns...