Time for a Website Redesign?

It’s 2017 and the Internet continues to change and advance with new tools and web design standards. Small Business DESIGN Solutions can quickly modernize your site with a design facelift, and implement the user trends website visitors have come to expect! How it works: We look at your existing website and transfer all content (worth […]

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Increase SEO with Local Listings

If you are not taking advantage of free local online listings, your search rankings may be suffering. Below are direct links to the sign-up pages of well known online directories where your small business needs to be listed. Just having a live website, does not guarantee you’ll be easily found online. It’s no different than a phone […]

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The AMAZING Deal!

We’re all familiar with the marketing breakdown of infomercials: Introduce product Show happy people using product Hear testimonies from real product users. (Note small print at bottom of screen about “typical results.”) Find out the cost. Find out the selling cost. (Way lower than the “real” cost.) Order NOW to get the selling cost, and […]

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Why Choose a ‘Managed’ Website?

Do you remember that feeling you had when your new website launched? You probably shared it with customers, friends, and posted links to it via social media. Somehow, time went by and being a small-business owner, you got busy running your business. Your best intentions of updating your site, and keeping your content fresh may […]

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Google To Penalize Non-Mobile Optimized Sites

Up until recently, a responsive (mobile-optimized) website was a “nice to have” option. Now, it is a “need to have” necessity! Google recently announced a new change in their algorithms in the coming months that will directly affect sites that do not cater to mobile device users. If that’s your site – your search rankings […]

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Why You Need a Website

A surprising number of small businesses have been slow to go online. Here’s why you need to be online now, whether you’ve got something to sell or not. A website today is as essential as the name of your business, your phone number or the façade of your retail store. Every business — from a […]

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Do I Need a Website if I Have a Facebook Page?

What a great question that is!  Often I hear people say that they’re not sure if they really need a website because they already have a Facebook page.  While Facebook will help you establish an online presence, it may not do the best job at establishing your brand.  Here are some things to think about […]

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Intuit (Homestead) Review

I’ve been seeing more advertising lately (especially on tv) for Intuit’s do-it-yourself website design.  Intuit and Homestead are the same company.  You may have heard of Homestead – especially if you’ve done any kind of internet search on building your own website, Homestead ranks right at the top. I’ve used Homestead, in fact I like […]

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“Do-it-Yourself” Websites

Maybe you’ve thought about building your own website, after all, many sitebuilder applications boast that “anyone can do it” and “you don’t have to know any coding.”  Sure, you can click on a template, move some pages around and type in some content, but here are some other important things to know. You need to […]

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