July 31, 2010 in Copywriting For The Web, Misc

Copywriting for the Web: Do I Need a Blog?

It’s simple really: if a monkey needs a banana then a business needs a blog. Blogging isn’t the future, it’s the now.

Long gone are the days of introverted teenagers tapping out their every thought into the box of lights in front of them. Man evolved, the world evolved, now blogging has evolved. Read More

WordPress Blog Release 3.0.1

WordPress blog 3.0.1 is released, that was quick! This maintenance release addresses about 50 minor issues and is the maintenance patch following the success of WordPress 3.0 – 11 million downloads in 42 days. Backup & then update automatically from the Dashboard > Updates menu in your site’s admin area. Full details

July 28, 2010 in Web Design Critique

Web Designer Tip: Outsource Work

HomerSimpson60As a freelance web designer you’ll do well to have certain specialities in your sector. As such, it’s best to be great at a handful of skills, rather than spread yourself thinner than a squashed jellybean. So don’t be the jack of all trades, be the jack of a specific trade and outsource work. Read More

July 12, 2010 in Copywriting For The Web, Misc

Copywriting for the Web: Firing Bullet Points at Web Copy

planeFrank grips the controls of his light aircraft and plots a course through a canyon of clouds. Free of the fluffy divide a sudden flood of sunlight washes over the plane’s metallic body.

“This is the life”, mutters Frank as he takes view of the green fields below.

With that, both engines start to chug. Read More

July 8, 2010 in Web Marketing Tip

Web Marketing Tip: Website Speed Affects Ranking


Breaking web marketing tip just in! Website speed affects ranking – it’s official. The good folks at Google have stated that website speed is one of many methods they use to judge the quality of a website. Oh, and get this: website speed also affects your Google page rank – well I never! Read More