The "Minding Your Business" Blog

The top website and marketing links of the week. Learn how to create a high-performing landing page for your business website, including crafting the right call-to-action, adding key testimonials, and writing great headlines. Do you have a business where you provide lots of support to customers? Then you might benefit from a self-service support site. […]

The top website and marketing links of the week. You know that SEO (search engine optimization) is important if you want to attract traffic. If you’re managing a nonprofit’s website, how do you approach optimizing content? Here’s a guide to dealing with the most important SEO challenges for nonprofits. Check out the home page of […]

My husband and I both love physical bookstores. The Barnes & Noble in Fort Collins is near our house. We used to go there 3-4 times per month to browse and usually buy, either a book or two or a magazine and often some drinks. But that changed completely earlier this year. Sometime near the […]

The top website and marketing links of the week. Does your website delight your users? Or does it leave them with a less-than-satisfied feeling? Read this article about UX (user experience) and find out how poorly designed websites are a lot like having a cranky receptionist with a bad attitude. Did you know that Google […]

Do you have an old laptop? Is it slow as the DMV? My old (2010-era) Toshiba Satellite had become horribly sloth-like, taking 5-6 minutes to fully boot to the point where I could connect to wifi. I thought of replacing it, but there was really nothing else wrong with it and laptops are expensive. So […]

HTTP Search

One of my clients got an email from Google this week with a warning about his insecure website (a site which does not have an SSL certificate so the URL begins with HTTP instead of HTTPS). Chrome is taking things to the next level (a welcome change as far as I’m concerned) with its drive […]

A blog can help your business!

If you’ve considered blogging as part of your business marketing efforts, but never had the time or weren’t sure how to actually do it, our new done-for-you blogging service is just for you! Blogging is good for business. It can: Drive more traffic to your website. Ensure potential customers that you are an active, engaged […]