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There are many easy ways you can speed up your website. Let's look into those topics with a layman's eye and help you get your site running at its very best.

Lowering Costs for my E-Commerce Business

Lowering Costs for my E-Commerce Business

admin 10/28/2018 0
E-Commerce is really rewarding when you see your hard work pay off, but just like any business, it takes time.  Not everyone is cut out for it, but I have the opportunity to work with people who, for the most part, have that drive to succeed. Sometimes though, it feels like a lot of work for little to no payoff when things get slow. When you get discouraged, you see those monthly fees as money that could be in your pocket instead. It's really hard to pull the plug on an e-commerce project that y...
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What is Gzip Compression?

What is Gzip Compression?

design 01/15/2016 0
In short, gZip compression is a technology that allows your web server to load faster by way of compressing files on-the-fly, so to speak. How do I Know if gZip Compression is Enabled?  There's a quick and easy tool to check if you have this feature enabled.  Visit the gZip Compression Test site.  Enter your URL and click Go.  You'll know within moments if gZip is working on your site.  What if it's not working?  You can often enable compression through the admin area of the software you're usin...
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Do I Need a Dedicated IP?

Do I Need a Dedicated IP?

design 09/22/2015 0
What is an IP address? An IP address is a set of numbers that identifies a device on a network.  All connections to the internet also have a unique IP address - your router, your phone (when not on wifi), and much more.  What is my IP address? There are many services online that will quickly display your current IP address. Often ISPs (Internet Service Providers ~ who you pay for your internet) will use dynamic IP addresses. This means your IP address likely changes, and often.  A couple of site...
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