Have you ever thought about how long your customers are ready to wait for the page to load before they leave? Approximately 47% of online customers expect a page to load in 2 seconds or less, while 64% of mobile users expect pages to load in less than 4 seconds. If your website takes longer than a few […] read more.
Just dropping a little before and after candy for the new, fully responsive and mobile friendly, Spartanman Plumbing’s Custom WordPress Design & Development. Site – Spartanman Plumbing The Challenge – Expand on the client’s leadership in geographic service area, and go beyond the basics in displaying proficiencies. We also had to […] read more.
Google calls it the Transparency Report, and it presents users the opportunity to checkout a website’s security before actually engaging the website. Google says that their “Safe Browsing technology examines billions of URLs per day looking for unsafe websites.” And as a result “[they] discover thousands of new unsafe sites, many of which are legitimate websites that have been […] read more.
What Google Proposes We’ve recently helped a handful of clients in removing the Google Site Hacked Warning. So, we thought we’d outline some broad steps for you here – just in case: 1- Go to Google Webmaster Tools 2- Next, click Add A Property. 3- Click Verify this property. 4- Click Security Issues. 5- Click Crawl & Fetch as Google. […] read more.
The website: The Canadian Council on Africa The Objective: The integration of member focused Wild Apricot widgets for login, profile edit, member directory, event registration, and restricted members-only area while keeping the original design and layouts. The Result: See below a seamless integration of a WordPress website with Wild Apricot functionality. Both CMS and Membership management magic married in […] read more.
The website: Women’s Business Network, Inc. The Objective: New Custom WordPress website design and development with integration of member focused Wild Apricot widgets for login, profile edit, member directory, event registration, and restricted members-only area. The Result: See for your self – a custom branded WordPress website with Wild Apricot functionality integrated for full benefits of both CMS […] read more.
Website Security & Best Practices. Today’s Web Environment is Chuck Full Of Threats At Nicasio Design we see a huge range of infection types all the time, but our goal is to help our customer prevent a website hack then to help repair one. Here are a few tips to help prevent a website hack: 1- Use a […] read more.
7 Steps To WordPress Success What are 7 things that can help a WordPress user become more proficient in the use of the CMS? We have an idea as to what they may be – read on… 1. Ask the Right Questions: When faced with making a decision, we often overlook one key factor… asking the right question(s). […] read more.
We are often asked [if] we provide one service type or another, and as hard as it is to say no to some [types] of new business – we need to stick to our 3 core proficiencies and never try to be jacks of all trades as they say. The 3 core Nicasio Design Proficiencies are: 1- Custom WordPress […] read more.
The problem: Google says it is changing its algorithms. So what does it mean when Google says that “our algorithms are not evaluating the actual page that is seen by a mobile searcher…” and why does it matter to you? Simply put… Google will be moving in this direction sooner than we think and expect: “[Google’s] algorithms will […] read more.
Looking to integrate LinkedIn into your WordPress website? As the leading social media network for professionals, freelancers, and entrepreneurs to connect and interact with each other in a business manner, LinkedIn has become an integral part of the recruitment process in almost every industry. Moreover, this unique social networking site has a very focused and different user base. […] read more.
“Error establishing Database Connection” This error is like a cockroach: no matter what you do, it always comes back, and you never know where it returns from. The causes and solutions to this pesky error can be tabled (as depicted here). But knowing the technicalities doesn’t reduce the increased heart palpitations this error’s occurrence can cause, especially in […] read more.