Keeping Your Business Open During COVID-19

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This is ‘What Would Q Do?’ A series where I offer advice on how to solve business problems using technology. Need help with your business? Tell us more and I may be able to provide a solution in the next feature. Today I’m a salon owner in Charlotte, NC and my business has shut down […]

How To Choose The Right Domain Name

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I was talking to a friend who is starting their own business and she wanted to know where she should start. I told her after registering her business she should buy a domain name. Now I don’t sell domain names, yet. I did provide her with some advice on how to choose the perfect domain […]

We Discussed SEO with a Doctor And Here’s What We Found

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Last week, I had the pleasure of discussing the benefits of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) with a Charlotte-based primary care physician. During our conversation, I uncovered a common problem among businesses looking to implement SEO. It turns out there’s plenty of information on SEO but none of which includes a simple guide on where to […]

What You Should Know About Web Maintenance

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The process of building your website doesn’t stop once the website has launched. The process continues down a never-ending path of web maintenance and upgrades. Depending on the vision of your website, web maintenance costs can vary. To ensure you don’t expend all your resources on unnecessary website costs, here is a breakdown of the […]

Are You Ready For A Website?

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Today I want to answer a question that many of you may have. This question is the same one I had earlier in my career and that is “Are you ready for a website?” I will tell you, firsthand, the items I needed for me to answer this question with a firm yes. When I […]

How To Set up email on your iPhone

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I was recently asked to assist a client’s new hire with setting up their emails to an iPhone 6. We thought this tutorial would help those looking to do the same and having trouble: 1. Tap Settings on your home screen: 2. Scroll down and tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars. 3. Tap the Add Account option. […]

How to Password Protect Your WordPress Page

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While assisting a client with a WordPress problem I was asked if I knew how to password protect an individual page/post. I thought I would share the directions below just in case you’re having the same trouble: Navigate to the Page/Post landing page Hover over the Page/Post to reveal the quick links below the Page/Post […]

3 Tips On Finding A New Target Audience

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We sat down with a Charlotte-based investigation company to discuss expanding their reach to a new audience. Here are a few ideas we suggested that could be of benefit to you. Maximize Your Current Customer List Before you start looking for new customers to close, you may want to take some time to ensure your current list of customers […]

Developing the Right Content for Your Newsletter

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Today we sat down with a Charlotte-based janitorial business to talk about email newsletters. After an in depth talk about the benefits of e-newsletters we uncovered a problem that’s common among business wanting to utilize the idea, lack of content. Here are a few ideas we suggested that could be of benefit to you. Educational […]