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5 Good Reasons to Keep Your Website Maintained

5 Good Reasons to Keep Your Website Maintained

Are you a business owner who is in charge of managing your company’s website? Perhaps your website is an ecommerce one and you’re keen on getting as many customers per day as humanly possible. If you are, then you already know that running a website is a...

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What is Off Page SEO? (Plus, Why It Matters)

What is Off Page SEO? (Plus, Why It Matters)

When it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), there’s no shortage of questions to ask because it’s such a prominent part of website development, but its rules change so frequently that it’s hard to understand if you’re new to it. We’re sure you may...

Terms Your Business Needs to Know About Branding

Terms Your Business Needs to Know About Branding

We may have mentioned this before already, but a lot of business owners tend to use jargon daily since they’ve grown accustomed to their field so much. Sadly, we’re no different! Unless you’re an expert in marketing and web design, all of the terms we use...

Print Design Tips: How to Choose Fonts for Your Business Cards

Print Design Tips: How to Choose Fonts for Your Business Cards

Business cards are indeed an effective networking tool for your business, even in this day and age when computers and online activity are all the rage. However, one thing you don’t want is to hear someone ask, “What is this?” as they point to your name on...

Why Business Owners Sites Need Local SEO

Why Business Owners Sites Need Local SEO

We’ve talked about local SEO for businesses before, and if you need to you can brush up your knowledge about it here. What we haven’t really discussed though is the why of it. After all, if your business sells items online, you’ll want to serve everyone in...

Design

Terms Your Business Needs to Know About Branding

Terms Your Business Needs to Know About Branding

We may have mentioned this before already, but a lot of business owners tend to use jargon daily since they’ve grown accustomed to their field so much. Sadly, we’re no different! Unless you’re an expert in marketing and web design, all of the terms we use...

Print Design Tips: How to Choose Fonts for Your Business Cards

Print Design Tips: How to Choose Fonts for Your Business Cards

Business cards are indeed an effective networking tool for your business, even in this day and age when computers and online activity are all the rage. However, one thing you don’t want is to hear someone ask, “What is this?” as they point to your name on...

What Every Dentist’s Website Should Have for Online Success

What Every Dentist’s Website Should Have for Online Success

Like any business, a dentist’s office needs to have a website in order to keep their patients healthy and happy. Yes, we mean that—there’s more to a good website for dentists than just supplying people with your phone number!If you need a website in the...

Spring Cleaning Checklists for Websites & Content Marketing

Spring Cleaning Checklists for Websites & Content Marketing

Spring is finally drawing near, which means there’s not only fun holidays to look forward to such as St. Patrick’s Day and Easter, but also the less than fun (depending on who you’re talking to) activity: spring cleaning.We’re not talking about your home,...

The 5 Purposes of a Website’s Existence (And Why You Need One)

The 5 Purposes of a Website’s Existence (And Why You Need One)

Sometimes it’s a good idea to return to basics, especially if you’ve ever wondered about the why of a website’s existence, not just the when or how it’s going to be built. Each website we build for our clients is unique, but ultimately it must serve some...

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5 Good Reasons to Keep Your Website Maintained

5 Good Reasons to Keep Your Website Maintained

Are you a business owner who is in charge of managing your company’s website? Perhaps your website is an ecommerce one and you’re keen on getting as many customers per day as humanly possible. If you are, then you already know that running a website is a...

How to Get New and Good Reviews for Your Business

How to Get New and Good Reviews for Your Business

Reviews are one of the best ways to grow your business and promote it in a positive light online. Negative reviews or comments are sadly inevitable with any business, according to _, but that does not mean you have to accept only those! Too much negative...

Why You Shouldn’t DIY Your Business’s Website

Why You Shouldn’t DIY Your Business’s Website

We understand that it takes a lot of work, time, and money to build a website from the ground up, especially if you’re just not happy with your business’s website right now. It can be frustrating to watch your site do nothing but collect bot traffic and...

How to Choose a Design for Your Business’s Website

How to Choose a Design for Your Business’s Website

If you want a website for your business you can be proud of, you need to have the best overall design that suits it.  Many people will choose a WordPress template that is pre-made in the hopes that it will save them time and money.  Many times, if you want...

Security

5 Good Reasons to Keep Your Website Maintained

5 Good Reasons to Keep Your Website Maintained

Are you a business owner who is in charge of managing your company’s website? Perhaps your website is an ecommerce one and you’re keen on getting as many customers per day as humanly possible. If you are, then you already know that running a website is a...

Spring Cleaning Checklists for Websites & Content Marketing

Spring Cleaning Checklists for Websites & Content Marketing

Spring is finally drawing near, which means there’s not only fun holidays to look forward to such as St. Patrick’s Day and Easter, but also the less than fun (depending on who you’re talking to) activity: spring cleaning.We’re not talking about your home,...

Why WordPress Updates Should be Manual, Not Automated

Why WordPress Updates Should be Manual, Not Automated

Sometimes when it comes to tasks such as site maintenance, it feels easier to go the fast route by applying automatic updates to your website. If it’s a Wordpress installation, many of these updates are set to run automatically from the get-go; that’s how...

How to Identify Cyber Threats to Your Business

How to Identify Cyber Threats to Your Business

Top-notch security and site maintenance are services we are proud to provide at V3 Media for good reason. The biggest reason is we care about the well-being of every client we build and develop a website for. Unfortunately, we’ve encountered some cases...

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Business’s Website from Cybercrime

6 Easy Ways to Protect Your Business’s Website from Cybercrime

Hacking. Ransomware. Malware. Virus. Phishing scam. All these words strike fear into the hearts of any business owner when they find out their website has been attacked by cybercriminals. The worst thing is that most of the time, these business owners are...

Humour

The Worst Websites of 2018 (& What We Can Learn From Them)

The Worst Websites of 2018 (& What We Can Learn From Them)

If you still haven’t updated your website, or looked into adding any online marketing strategies such as artificial intelligence, don’t worry too much about the latter (but do worry about the former, i.e. updating the website—here’s why). In fact, not every business...

How to Make the Worst Website Ever

How to Make the Worst Website Ever

*Please note that this is a satirical blog post for the sake of humour. Please do not do any of the following “tips” that we are about to describe. Sick and tired of being told you need a professional to help out with your website? Worry no more! If you want the easy...

The Klingon Programmer’s Code of Honour

The Klingon Programmer’s Code of Honour   Top 20 lines, likely to be overheard if you had a Klingon programmer on your software development team. All Klingons who develop software for the glory of the empire follow this “Code of Honour” and are so called “code...

If architects had to work like web developers

Dear Mr. Architect: Please design and build me a house. I am not quite sure of what I need, so you should use your discretion. My house should have somewhere between two and forty-five bedrooms. Just make sure the plans are such that the bedrooms can be easily added...

The 12 Bugs of Christmas – Software Developer’s Version

1. For the first bug of Christmas, my manager said to me: See if they can do it again. 2. For the second bug of Christmas, my manager said to me: Ask them how they did it and See if they can do it again. 3. For the third bug of Christmas, my manager said to me: Try to...

Social Media

Does Every Business Need a Blog? (The Answer is Yes, and Here’s Why)

Does Every Business Need a Blog? (The Answer is Yes, and Here’s Why)

If your business has a website, it needs a blog. You may be wondering, “Does every business really need to have a blog though?” (In addition you might also be thinking things like “I don’t have time for that” or “It’s not worth it”—here’s why that train of...

The 5 Purposes of a Website’s Existence (And Why You Need One)

The 5 Purposes of a Website’s Existence (And Why You Need One)

Sometimes it’s a good idea to return to basics, especially if you’ve ever wondered about the why of a website’s existence, not just the when or how it’s going to be built. Each website we build for our clients is unique, but ultimately it must serve some...

Google+ is Leaving! Here’s What You Need to Know

Google+ is Leaving! Here’s What You Need to Know

No, you did not read that headline wrong. Ladies and gentlemen, Google+ will be shutting down permanently in April 2019.We can already tell what some of your responses may be:“Finally!”“What’s that again?”“I never used it, so why should it matter?”(A few...

How to Be More Responsive Online

How to Be More Responsive Online

What is the goal of your business? It’s a very important question, for sure. However, there’s one of greater significance we need you to really think about: how do you want to accomplish your goal? One good way to fulfill said goal is to become more responsive online....

Marketing

What is Off Page SEO? (Plus, Why It Matters)

What is Off Page SEO? (Plus, Why It Matters)

When it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), there’s no shortage of questions to ask because it’s such a prominent part of website development, but its rules change so frequently that it’s hard to understand if you’re new to it. We’re sure you may...

Terms Your Business Needs to Know About Branding

Terms Your Business Needs to Know About Branding

We may have mentioned this before already, but a lot of business owners tend to use jargon daily since they’ve grown accustomed to their field so much. Sadly, we’re no different! Unless you’re an expert in marketing and web design, all of the terms we use...

Why Business Owners Sites Need Local SEO

Why Business Owners Sites Need Local SEO

We’ve talked about local SEO for businesses before, and if you need to you can brush up your knowledge about it here. What we haven’t really discussed though is the why of it. After all, if your business sells items online, you’ll want to serve everyone in...

What Every Dentist’s Website Should Have for Online Success

What Every Dentist’s Website Should Have for Online Success

Like any business, a dentist’s office needs to have a website in order to keep their patients healthy and happy. Yes, we mean that—there’s more to a good website for dentists than just supplying people with your phone number!If you need a website in the...

Does Every Business Need a Blog? (The Answer is Yes, and Here’s Why)

Does Every Business Need a Blog? (The Answer is Yes, and Here’s Why)

If your business has a website, it needs a blog. You may be wondering, “Does every business really need to have a blog though?” (In addition you might also be thinking things like “I don’t have time for that” or “It’s not worth it”—here’s why that train of...

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