• Making a basic business plan

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    Making a basic business plan

    “No one has ever been known to succeed without definiteness of purpose… which is knowing where you want to go, why you are going there, having a plan and staying eternally to it.” Your business plan is like a road map to long-term success. Have you ever been in a situation where you didn’t have

  • Western Digital to snap up Hitachi GST for $4.3 billion

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    Western Digital to snap up Hitachi GST for $4.3 billion

    Western Digital said on Monday that it was buying Hitachi Global Storage Technologies for the equivalent of $4.3 billion. The move includes a combination of $3.5 billion in cash as well as shares worth about $750 million. The deal will see the WD name remain but see Hitachi GST’s CEO Steve Milligan join WD as

  • Google changes effect 12% of all search results

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    Google changes effect 12% of all search results

    Google made one of the biggest changes ever to its search results this week, which immediately had a noticeable effect on many Web properties that rely on the world’s biggest search engine to drive traffic to their sites. The major tweak aims to move better quality content to the top of Google’s search rankings. The

  • Google Targets Content Farms With Major Search Algorithm Tweaks

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    Google Targets Content Farms With Major Search Algorithm Tweaks

    Google made a substantial revision to its search algorithm today, the company says. And while no one in particular is being called out, it’s clear that the big losers are content farms and related spammy-content producers who have been having an absolute field day on Google over the last couple of years. 11.8% of search

  • WordPress shopping carts

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    WordPress shopping carts

    As you know WordPress has gone from a simple blogging script to a fully functional website builder. More and more people and businesses are using wordpress for all of their website needs. Today I wanted to find the best shopping cart options for WordPress. These are plugins that turn your wordpress website into a fully

  • Google Chrome Concept Would Remove the URL Bar

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    Google Chrome Concept Would Remove the URL Bar

    As browser wars continue to heat up, Google Chrome finds itself trailing IE9 in one of its most compelling attributes – viewable web and application space. It’s a “less is more” world as speed and ease are replacing components and functionality for many (thus, the reduced market share for Firefox). To combat this, Google is

  • Donating old computers

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    Donating old computers

    As technology changes and trust us we know how fast it does. What to do with old hardware or to keep using it is a common question for web hosting companies. At one point we did calculate risk vs reward of running older hardware, this was about 9 years ago (2005). It was one day

  • The best Buy Now button

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    The best Buy Now button

    After tests over the last month, the winner for the best buy now button was Amazon’s. We are not sure if it’s because people recognize it or the button itself is just smart but in some cases changing to this button can increase your sales over 50%. Also it’s good to: Mention the price. Have