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104 1/2 W 9th Ave Suite 500

Winfield, KS 67156

Mon - Thurs 8 am - 5 pm CT

Fri 8 am - 4 pm CT

support@custominternet.biz

104 1/2 W 9th Ave Suite 500

Winfield, KS 67156

Mon - Thurs 8 am - 5 pm CT

Fri 8 am - 4 pm CT

support@custominternet.biz

Are You Ready for ‘Mobilegeddon’?

Mobilegeddon

Starting April 21, Google will be changing the way it determines search results of websites worldwide. By making changes to their search algorithm, Google is hoping to pressure more webmasters into providing mobile-friendly websites for users. According to the Pew Research Center, 63% of adults use their smartphones to search the web, and this number is only expected to increase as smartphones and tablets continue to increase in popularity. So Google is changing their algorithm to reward sites that are mobile friendly, and demote those that are not.

Tech Term: Above-the-fold

Tech Term

When placing content on a web page, anything that can be viewed without scrolling is called, above-the-fold. Anything that you must scroll down to see is called, below-the-fold.

Top 3 Traits of a Good Webmaster

Webmaster

The decision to build a website is nearly always followed by the same question: “Who is going to update this?” The choice of your company’s webmaster should not be taken lightly. Once created, the content of your website should be constantly changing to keep up with current company news, product promotions, and changes in your specific industry. A website is only relevant as long as it’s current. So who do you pick for your website? I would like to suggest three traits to look for when delegating this responsibility.

What’s In A Name?

Domain Names

You have seen the common Top-Level domains .com, .org, and .edu. You may have even come across some ccTLD (country code Top-Level Domains) such as .us, .uk, or .asia. The domain names of the internet are about to change again.