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Business Growth
Freelancers: Build in your Holiday, Sick, and Vacation Time

Being a freelancer is awesome, except for when you’re sick or want to visit your family in Nebraska for the holidays. Many freelancers struggle with the freedom to work and the right to be paid…

Woman at laptop looking puzzled because she is having problems with a troublesome client and her project management.
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I Built the Site but the Client Hasn’t Delivered Content. Now What?

So you or your agency builds WordPress websites. That’s awesome. Thanks for being part of the economic ecosystem that has built over 31% of the web! But you have issues with your client. There is…

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Five emails to send that will grow your WooCommerce revenue

There’s so much more to email marketing than sending out a newsletter or a “10 percent off sale” announcement to your list once or twice a week. Every single time you email your customers it’s…

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Making the Switch to Managed WordPress Hosting

Before making the switch from self- or general-hosting to managed WordPress hosting, an agency must consider many important points. When a client trusts your agency to host their website, you must ensure that the host…

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Using Email Marketing to Grow Your WooCommerce Store

Email has been around as long as…well, as long as the Internet. For over 30 years, people have been communicating online via email, and that’s why it’s such a wonderful marketing tool for a WooCommerce…

A man making a purchase through a WooCommerce site that uses one of the top three WooCommerce plugins for calculating sales tax.
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The Top Three WooCommerce Extensions to Manage Sales Tax

In the last few months, sales tax collection has suddenly become a lot more complicated. Like, a lot more complicated. A Supreme Court ruling from this June has allowed for state-by-state legislation that requires businesses…

Woman thinking about how to improve her agency's SEO capabilities.
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SEO Should be FOM for Freelancers and Design Agencies – Part 2

In WordPress world today, every web developer, designer and marketer is looking to get into the SEO game. But, where should you even start? With so many tools and tips out there, it can be…

Woman thinking about how to improve her agency's SEO capabilities.
Business Growth
SEO Should be FOM for Freelancers and Design Agencies – Part 1

In the WordPress and agency space, there is a certain topic that is increasingly on everyone’s mind: SEO (search engine optimization). While my friends in the web community are stellar visual designers and web developers,…

A magnet drawing clients to you.
Business Growth
How to Make Your Clients Sticky

As you build your customer base, it’s important to keep in mind that the work doesn’t stop once you get that client to sign on for that one-time project. Once they’ve agreed to work with…

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How to Update DNS Settings When You Switch WordPress Hosting Providers

In December 2014, we published a three-part series of articles on DNS. We explored the most commonly misunderstood topics related to the domain name system (DNS): registrars and name servers, zones and records, and record…

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