One of the most popular blogging platforms on the internet is WordPress. I use it on this site. It can easily be added to your domain. This will allow you to make blog posts and customize your website within minutes. WordPress is popular because of the plugins and themes that can be used. This blogging platform will allow a novice to create a full featured website rapidly, regardless of their prior experience. For some, WordPress is preferable because of how it can help websites rank higher in the search engines. Here are the top WordPress SEO strategies that I have developed in conjunction with my web designers, Azzurro Blu that you can use to help you achieve top rankings using this blogging platform.

An Overview Of WordPress

WordPress is a free content management system. It is very easy to add to your domain. Once you have purchased a domain, and you have changed the name server, you can add this domain to your web hosting platform. By going into cPanel, you can create the email address for your website, and also install the WordPress blogging platform. After it is installed, it is accessible through a username and password that you will set up. This will allow you to access the WordPress control panel. Once inside, you can make changes to customize the way that your website looks. You can also add content that will be SEO optimized.

How WordPress Helps With SEO

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Your Morning Routine Sets The Day

How often do you jump out of the bed, get ready and rush out the door to work or getting the kids off to school? It may only be a few minutes from my house to my workplace at 99 City Road in the heart of London but most days, I still struggle to get there on time.Do you often feel stressed and constantly on the go or even behind in everything you have to do?

Your morning routine plays a big part in how you handle the day and often determines how the rest of your day will go. If you can create some quiet time in the morning, to ease into your day, you’ll be better equipped to handle what life throws at you. Starting your morning with quiet time won’t make all your troubles go away and it won’t prevent the day from trying to tackle you, but it will give you a better foundation and a better mindset to deal with the problems and issues that come along during the day.

Try getting up half an hour earlier, especially if you have children and need to get them up, dressed and out the door for school. By having some quiet time to yourself, you set yourself up to handle things better. If you’re the kind of person who hits the alarm, jumps out of bed and immediately has to get everyone else in the house awake, your morning time probably feels hectic. Just getting half an Read the rest

Home Builders Are Now Targeting The Senior Market

Home builders are currently facing a rapidly emerging demographic that has forced the housing industry to begin shifting away from traditional forms of real estate development into methods that cater specifically to the needs of seniors. According to the United States Census Bureau, 100 million U.S. citizens, or a third of the countryandrsquo;s population, will be 50 years or older by the year 2018. Many of these seniors and retiring Baby Boomers are now starting to transition from larger homes in which they have resided for years into more manageable accommodations. Consequently, real estate developers are currently scrambling to provide housing that meets the need of the Baby Boomer generation. Pam Willard from ana Recruitment – a leading provider of care staff in Aberdeen, Scotland explains

Home builders are not only adjusting due to the massive size of the senior population on the horizon, but also because of the significant purchasing power of this blossoming demographic. The younger generations that the housing industry has focused its efforts on in recent years have been relatively poor in saving their earnings and liberal with financing their homes. Conversely, seniors generally maintain strict personal finance principals whereby wages are saved and any debt is paid down as quickly as possible. Therefore, while many younger homeowners are using the bulk of their earnings to pay heavily leveraged home mortgages, many Baby Boomers are preparing to utilize their savings and the equity in their current homes to purchase the residences in which they plan … Read the rest

SME’s – How Secure Is Your Virtual Desktop Environment

As we become more connected with our multiple Wi-Fi enabled devices, the growing alternatives for several SMEs has seen a revolutionary change in the way we operate our IT provision.  With many suppliers today offering accessibility to the cloud and the option of a digital desktop, the one thing that many small and medium size businesses will need to think about is how secure it all is. My good friend, Bruce Skinner from Pisys.net explains more.

 
What is a Virtual Desktop?

 
If you’ve been in business for some time you will be acquainted with the computer in the office that is linked to your IT system and contains specific kinds of software that are important for the day to day running of your office.  In the last few decades, the sea change has been away from onsite IT provision to hosted systems where your key desktop apps and data are now held with a central server that is accessed on the internet.  The cloud allows you to access your digital desktop from almost anywhere and any system which has a Wi-Fi link.  That means that you can log onto any computer and also get access to all of your kit without being tied down.

 
The Advantage to SMEs

 
The large advantage of cloud hosting is that SMEs receive all of the computing power they need at a fraction of the price and access to a selection of professional knowledge that would otherwise be restrictive in a standard … Read the rest