waiting for wordpress 5.0

Coming Soon to Your WordPress Site

Site owners and developers who work with WordPress (WP) sites should be keeping one eye peeled for updates to this popular platform and making sure of four things: all of their plugins are up-to-date all unused plugins are deactivated and deleted site themes are up-to-date they have current backups for their site(s) and they know […]


Online Marketing Tips and Tools for Success

On Thursday morning, April 19th, I had the opportunity to speak to the networking group Business Solutions Wexford about Online Marketing. My presentation, “Online Marketing, Tips and Tools for Success”  included information about: getting the right message to your ideal client the tools and resources available timing and channel selection the importance of authenticity the […]


An afternoon with BotsIQ

Last week was a loooong one, so when Laurie Barcaskey of Leading Marks called up and invited me to join her at the BotsIQ finals I jumped at the chance to escape the office for a day. Late Friday morning I found myself headed down I79 towards California University of Pennsylvania, the home of the […]


6 Business Tools Anyone Will Find Useful

As a marketing strategy and web design professional I spend quite a bit of time working with a wide variety of tools for content management, customer relationship, email marketing, web design, graphics, social media, and analytics etc.  While these are the chief “tools of my trade,” they are not the only ones I use and […]


Search Engines

This nifty article reviews some of the Google search algorithm updates from 2017: Google’s Biggest Search Algorithm Updates Of 2017. It also serves as a nice little reminder about how tracking your site’s ranking and working on your site’s SEO should be an part of your organization’s marketing plans. Working on SEO includes a wide […]