Last updated on April 18th, 2019. Posted in Business Tools & Services.
If you're a business owner, self-marketer, or creative-type who wants complete autonomy—to be able to build, maintain, and control your website yourself, then you're in the right spot! Here's a helpful list of resources, tools, and recommendations to help you go further with your online projects and ventures. As I discover new resources, I'll continue to add them here, so be sure to bookmark this page, and check back often! (more…)
What makes people buy? How come some products and services sell well while others don't? It can be frustrating as a new business owner to understand what's really going on. Well, it isn't a conspiracy and it isn't hard to understand. It all boils down to just a single word: Value. Let's discuss... (more…)
Last updated on October 20th, 2019. Posted in Business Fundamentals.
We're all playing a game. Whether we like it or not, we are. And while this game is completely voluntary, many people don't like it. Here, we'll dig deeper and find out more about what this game's all about...and how we can learn to play it better. (more…)
Last updated on October 19th, 2019. Posted in Web Design For Business.
It's pretty tough to beat online business. After all, that's where a lot of the action is. But if you still aren't sure if it's right for you, take a look at today's post. Here, you'll get five big reasons why online business is the way to go! (more…)
Last updated on October 18th, 2019. Posted in Mindset.
Are you earning what you want? If you aren't...and if you think it's unfair that others are earning more than you, then today's post will explain what's going on. Here, you'll discover a simple formula that explains exactly why we all earn what we do...from pro athletes, rock stars, and CEOs to cashiers, plumbers, and online business owners. Let's check it out. (more…)
Finding the best web hosting for beginner businesses can often be tough. In this tutorial, I want to recommend specific web hosting companies that might be a good fit for your small business. The idea here is to narrow down the choices and give you a decent starting point for finding a great web host. (more…)
Last updated on October 17th, 2019. Posted in HTML & CSS.
Do independent business owners need to learn HTML and CSS? Sure! And the good news is, it ain't that hard. Seemingly technical topics like HTML and CSS used to be in the domain of web designers and developers. But as the internet becomes more and more a part of our lives, many people -- including business owners -- are not only discovering how easy HTML and CSS are, but also how they can leverage and put it all to use for themselves. Here, you'll find out about three important aspects of HTML and CSS for your business website. (more…)
WordPress is a great choice for small business websites. But, because you can use WordPress in a few different ways, it's important to make sure you get yourself set up right. Here, you'll get a clear outline of the best way to use WordPress to build your business website. (more…)
Find the best FTP client for windows users. In a previous tutorial, we talked about some of the fundamentals of FTP and why it's important to know for your business—how FTP works, what you need to know about it, and so on. But what I wanted to do here was provide you with some recommendations for FTP applications that you may want to consider using. There's certainly no shortage of free and commercial-grade FTP applications available. If you're running a small business website, a free FTP application will be just fine. If you have more advanced needs, and want to ensure security and reliability, then going with a paid option is your best bet. (more…)
Find the best FTP client for the mac. We talked about some FTP fundamentals in a previous tutorial, like how FTP works, what you need to know about it, and so on. Here, I'd like to provide you with some recommendations for FTP clients that you may want to consider using in your business. There's certainly no shortage of free and commercial-grade FTP applications available, but here we'll zero in on just a handful. If you're running a small business website, a free FTP application will be just fine. If you have more advanced needs, and want to ensure security and reliability, then going with a paid application is your best option. (more…)
Last updated on October 15th, 2019. Posted in HTML & CSS.
How hard is it to learn HTML code? Not hard at all! But the real question is, Is it worth it for you to learn HTML? In today's post, you'll not only find this out, but you'll get other answers too. Let's jump in! (more…)