Is There a Best SSL Certificate for WordPress Websites?

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What’s the Best SSL Certificate for WP Sites? Ever since Google made SSL certificates a mandatory part of SEO, everyday companies have been searching for the right solution. Yet it’s no easy task, especially if web development isn’t your forte. Just understanding what this essential element of security is can be a challenge for many. So how do you go about choosing the … Read More

Is WordPress the Best Platform for Your Business Website?

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Many small business owners and marketing professionals throw basic engineering principles out the door when it comes to building their internet presence. They end up building from a faulty foundation and wonder later why their performance is lacking. The truth is, no amount of content tips will overcome the wrong platform for your business website. One of the biggest benefits of content … Read More

5 Blogging Tips That’ll Help Increase Traffic and Revenue

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Blogging is one of the most cost-effective content marketing tools out there. Unfortunately, not every blogger gets the attention they deserve. We’re here to change that with this list of five blogging tips to help increase traffic and revenue to your site. 1. Treat Your Blog Like A Conversation One of the biggest reasons most blogs fail is because they don’t understand … Read More

We Hate Sliders! Here’s 5 Reasons Why You Should Too!

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A lot of websites love to use a slider on the homepage or within posts for photos. It looks sleek and offers a rotating array of content. Having sliders on your website gives your site a minimalist aesthetic, but did you know sliders can actually hurt your SEO? Here are five reasons to ditch your website slider and use an … Read More

Who Should I Choose to Host My Website?

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Many site owners and web developers think of web hosting as an afterthought. “My beautiful site is done and now I need to connect it to the web.”  We don’t look at it that way, and we encourage our clients not to either. Web hosting is an incredibly important piece of the puzzle for any website and it can have … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Missing WordPress Updates

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WordPress Update – 4.9.7 Security & Maintenance Release by Marc-Alexandre Montpas on July 5, 2018 Summary: WordPress has just released an update to address several security issues, including one known vulnerability that we recently discussed here. Jonesen Take: Our curated hosting clients enjoy peace of mind knowing that their site is always up to date with the latest that WordPress … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Blacklisted Sites

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Google Webmaster Blog: How we fought webspam – Webspam Report 2017 Summary: Google works extremely hard to provide search users with the most relevant information from trustworthy sources.  They don’t want to be responsible for leading users to potentially dangerous websites by displaying malicious sites in their search results.  Knowing the risk to online users,  Google chooses to “blacklist” or remove these sites … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Long Load Times

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SEO: Google to Make Mobile Speed a Ranking Factor By Jill Kocher Brown The Jonesen Take: Speed is very important to users, its also important to Google.  And this is now becoming a factor for mobile website ranking.  Its not longer good enough to just have a mobile site, it needs to be optimized for speed as well. Check out … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Online Traffic Disruptions

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With 4 months to switch on HTTPS, are web hosting companies ready? By Mark Stockley The Jonesen Take: Starting in July, Google will be warning users about even visiting a Non-SSL site.  If your site is on our Standard or Pro Hosting plans, we’ve got you covered.  If not, we are happy to get you set up with an SSL … Read More