Hosting is a term which gets bandied around with not enough understanding. To most of us when we think of hosting we immediately think ‘Ah yes, website hosting’. Although you may not be wrong you may not necessarily be right. Let’s start at the beginning. Domain name. If you are starting your own business you know you will need email addresses and probably a website … Continue reading Hosting, Hosting and Hosting.
Why it is important A websites navigation is akin to a books index. It is used by users of your site to quickly find the information relevant to them. Many visitors to your site will quickly mouse over the navigation to display the drop downs to see what a site has to offer and then zero in on what they need by clicking on the … Continue reading Website Navigation Structure
Should you outsource your programming? You have a big project or a startup idea you want to get developed but you don’t have your own development team so just how should you go about it. Basically there are four options: Employ your own programmers. Outsource to an onshore (local) programming house. Outsource to an offshore programming house. Outsource to a programming house which manages the … Continue reading Should you outsource your programming?
Both a loaded and a vexed question and the answer of course depends on quite a few variables but here are some general points that can be considered. You can do it yourself There are a number of ‘free’ website building platforms around. ‘Free’ because most will have addons that you need to pay for. Perhaps the best known is WordPress but others include WIX, … Continue reading What Makes A Good Website
What’s in a domain name to be precise. After you have decided to set up a website the next thing you need to do is buy a domain name. This can be harder than you might think as finding one which is available can be difficult especially if you want it to match a business name. So how do you find if a name is … Continue reading What’s In A Name