Website Tips

What Platform Should You Sell On?

In this past Sunday weekly recap of Side Hustle School (link = Episode 288) Chris answered the question for Jessica from Boise, Idaho. She asked: What’s the best platform to sell on? This is always a hard question for anyone before they startup because they may not be web designer/developer/etc. You just want to sell…

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Disclosure Notice

When you start a website and you use it to promote other products. Your goal is to make money on the promoting of those products through affiliate commissions. You need to disclose The FTC requires us to tell you when we get paid for some of our content.  The gist of the link is that if…

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Transfer Files without FTP to WordPress

FTP can be confusing for some. I have had many people ask, is there any easy way to upload files to their hosting account outside of Themes/Plugins/Media While FTP may be my preferred method of file transfer. Mainly because I already have an FTP program already installed on my computer. WordPress File Manager Plugins Here…

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Upgrade your Site to SSL for Free

Yes, you should have SSL on your site. Why? This includes sites that are not doing eCommerce.  Everyone should have SSL on their site. First two reasons for SSL Small boost in rankings (maybe larger in the future) Most hosts are now offering free solutions using Let’s Encrypt Three more reasons to SSL It’s better…

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Title Tags Matter

Looked at a website today because I happened to stumble on it. The title tag was non-existent   This website is for a company of approx 500 employees. You can see in the Title Bar (very top) it matches the website address. The Title Tag is blank. This is bad form. Here is a screenshot…

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Can You Build a Website in 90 Minutes?

Chris Guillebeau at Side Hustle School recorded an episode for his podcast saying you could build a Website in 90 minutes > Here Can it be done in 90 minutes? Definitely. But in my opinion it will just look like an out of the box blog site and not what you think you want in…

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