Why you need quality images for your website

I used to spend a lot of time talking to clients about their email.... It took up about 1/3rd of my time. But since migrating our clients over to Gmail that ship has sailed. I now spend most of my time chasing images for websites. Yes we can provide you with stock...

Why domains can be critical to your enterprise

Domain names... you buy them, then you forget about them. Yes? Well no. Sometimes they can cause website owners a whole lot of pain. I thought I would step you through some scenarios for you taken from the last week or two at Simply Web Works so that you can see why...

What’s the big deal about HTTPS?

Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure HTTPS is the secure version of HTTP. It refers to the way that the data for your website is being sent. “Secure” in this aspect means the data that’s sent is encrypted. HTTPS pages appear with a lock symbol in the address bar....

Changes to the mobile network

Simply Web Works has been using iPhones pretty much as long as they have been available as they allowed us to access a whole lot of software that was previously only available on computers. They were a huge leap forward for business in productivity. But recently I...

Are you doing enough to protect your digital identity?

Last century, people stole cars by breaking in to them.... These days they break into your house and steal the keys. Without the keys, the car is just a large object that cannot be moved:  the engine and transmission are locked when the key is removed. So to get...

How to beef up the security on your WordPress website

"WordPress is installed like a piece of Swiss cheese" WordPress has holes all through it and Simply Web Works has to plug those holes before the site goes live. As some last steps before your website is launched to the world, we need to change permissions, remove some...

Using an eMail campaign to target your audience

I had a fun project land on my desk this month... So I thought I would share it with you. Ted Listkow from PR Smash Repairs is one of those people who invents things, and then goes out and puts them into production. We worked on a website of his a long time ago for...

How we use Yoast SEO plugin to improve your Google ranking

What on Earth is Yoast? Well strangely enough, it is the first name of a Dutch SEO guru who has designed the best SEO plugin on the planet. And he has called it... 'Yoast' as nobody can ever pronounce his name 'Joost' correctly (true!). We add in the Yoast SEO plugin...

Do you need a blog on your website?

In my last post... we were looking at some simple ways to get your website further up the Google rankings. So you want to get your website up in the rankings on Google? The next step is? to connect your website with your web viewing public via a blog. What is a blog?...

So you want to get your website up in the rankings on Google?

So you want some more Traffic to your website? When I was on holidays in December in Hawaii, I was looking ahead at January thinking... I need to get some more traffic on the website as it has been un-loved for too long. So here is what I did to improve the SEO. You...