Why Monitoring Your Website’s Uptime Is Necessary

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Monitoring your website uptime is necessary. It means less time for visitors to see what you have to offer, and even losing advertisers. Downtime can be caused by any of the following: The server is simply down or the network it is on is down. Improper configuration of your web host’s server. Improper configuration of […]

How to Be a Better Webmaster

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Being a webmaster requires knowing what a webmaster is and what responsibilities are required. If you cannot maintain your own site, why bother having one. You might as either pay someone to help maintain your site or as I already said… don’t even bother having a website. A webmaster is someone who does not necessarily […]

Using An Image For The Submit Button

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This is a simple tutorial you can use if you would like your submit form to have a submit button other than one you can customize with regular css. I will be using the following image, but you can made your own and adjust the tutorial to what you need it to be to fit […]

3 Examples of Too Much White Space in Web Design

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White space when it comes to web design is a great tool to use. It can be used to draw the eye to specific areas of your site, especially for conversion. It does not have to be specifically “white” to be white space. It can be color. However, it can also harm your site if […]

Signs That Your Website Has Been Hacked

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Every day someone is getting hacked. Why? Who knows. It could be for malicious intentions or for someone’s personal fun. The world of hacking contains a whole community of its own that it is hard to figure out a reason why such things happen. However, for the regular website owner, how do you know when […]

Graphic: Typography Is An Art

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For some, typorgraphy is just a bunch of words with letters shaped in some sort of manner. However, with some color and strategy in placing words, typography can become an art in itself. It is no rumor that many people find that they remember things much better from aesthetically pleasing images. There are thousands of […]

Why Freelancers Should Have A Contract for Each Project

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Whether it be web design or writing, or anything dealing with a service, freelancers should have a contract for each project, no matter how big or small the task may be. For newbies in the freelancing business, this can eliminate a lot frustration in case a the project does go as it is suppose to. […]

Incomplete Tutorials Do Not Help Anyone

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One of the worst pieces of help a person can get online is from an incomplete tutorial. Many of the ones I have encountered that do this leave room for a business to do the rest for a fee. However, does this really help anyone? Not really, especially when it leaves the job half done. […]