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Optimizing Images for Websites

If you run a website, image optimization is something that you must familiarize yourself with. Proper image optimization will help to reduce your page load time and help to attract and keep people on your site while boosting the SEO ranking of your site. Images are one of the cornerstones of your website but you should always avoid using original pictures taken with your phone or camera.

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4 Critical Web Design Rules

Content is King! If you want a website to generate back-links and have quality content the search engines love, be sure to make it readable by both people and search engines. Search engines are working to give people quality results. Thus, they are looking for sites with quality content.

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Getting Traffic to Your Business Website

Your business website may promote the best products or services in the world, but they will not mean squat if no one would find your website or get to see them. This is why each and every online businessman will fight tooth and nail just to have a piece of the Internet traffic. After all, the more visitors who get to visit your site, the more potential clients you have.

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13 Steps to Successful Blogging

The term *blog* is simply a truncation of *weblog* and generally represent informational websites designed and maintained by private individuals or non for profit organizations, as opposed to business, eCommerce or corporate sites run by companies or institutions. There are several sorts of blogs with primary content such as: fashion, cooking, travel, lifestyle, health, arts, politics, etc.

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Website Design: Less is More, and Even More

Website design needs to focus on the user behavior. With the birth of social media, people’s browsing habits have changed; they are not the way they were 10 or 20 years ago. In those days, everybody browsed websites. However, when social media came into the picture, people started browsing social media feeds rather than visiting websites. Occasionally, they will click through if they see something interesting.

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Never Ever Let Anyone Register Your Website’s Domain Name on Your Behalf!

As a business owner, when you want to set up a new website and you do not know much about web design and domains or hosting, it can be quite tempting to let someone else handle your domain name registration for you. You are likely to leave this task to a trusted employee or your website designer. Unfortunately, this is a wrong move that could end up costing you a lot down the line.

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iThemes WP Security Pocket Guide

iThemes published their yearly WordPress Security Pocket Guide that is made also available for download here, courtesy iThemes. This guide is a valuable resource for all website owners, beginners or advanced users, as it outlines several security tips to apply for keeping websites safe.