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5 New Year Resolutions for Digital Marketing Success in 2022

New Year’s Day always brings with it resolutions. As business owners, we often have a set of business resolutions for an upcoming year. But do you include your marketing, and specifically your Digital Marketing?  Wherever you are in your digital marketing journey, start it or strengthen it by making sure you have the fundamentals in …

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Why Buying Negative Domains Puts Your Brand on Offense

So, this story caught my eye because of the domain registration aspect of it. The story seems at its core to be written to embarrass or implicate the President as opposed to giving business owners good sound advice. There is a definite lesson for business owners to learn from this story. The people managing the …

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The Value of a Domain: To Redeem, To Sell, To the Brand

Every day when I come to work, my mailbox is flooded with people that have domain issues. Two years ago Tucows came to me and asked if we would help with all the problems domains out in the marketplace. To give a little back story on this, Tucows is a wholesale domain registration company, meaning …

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Why Everyone Needs a Backup Plan For Their Website

The concept seems so simple, doesn’t it? Backup your website.  In addition to web hosting, we also register domains and have been with Tucows for nearly 16 years. About two years ago they asked us if we would be willing to handle all the people that have bad web hosting companies and domain resellers that …

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The Cure for Plug-initus: Unplug The Plug-ins

There is a new disease emerging in the web design world. It affects web designers, who through the power of  WordPress, makes them look like programmers. It’s called Plug-initus, or the over use of plug-ins on a website. Fortunately there is a cure.  First let me say we love WordPress and are one of the most knowledgable …

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HTTP vs. HTTPS – The case for properly implementing SSL and not just forcing it.

So lets go back in time a bit. Google announced they were going to give a ranking bonus for any site that used HTTPS and forced all occurrences of their URLs to it. It didn’t sound right to me at the time because Google usually doesn’t announce things so that for me should have been …

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