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Here you’ll find all sorts of super useful information for making the most out of your web hosting experience
as well as countless tips and tricks for small business owners, freelancers, digital professionals and online entrepreneurs.

Qubely: Take Gutenberg to a new height with custom blocks and ready elements
30 Aug

Qubely: Take Gutenberg to a new height with custom blocks and ready elements
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As the days pass by, people are taking a fancy to the Gutenberg editor. This block-based WordPress editor not only brought a new page building system but also enabled WordPress users with plenty of new capabilities. With the default Gutenberg block, you can create a website much easier than before. But you will need more advanced blocks and functionalities to design professional web pages. This is where Qubely, a Visual Gutenberg Block Toolkit, comes into play. With plenty of dedicated custom Gutenberg blocks, built-in sections, ready page layouts, and a world of styling options, Qubely is not...

G Suite: A Flexible Toolkit for Small Businesses
28 Aug

G Suite: A Flexible Toolkit for Small Businesses
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Today most businesses depend upon online services to function properly. Employees use email to communicate, specific software to create PDFs and other documents, an online calendar to schedule meetings, and more.  The problem is that most of the apps used by businesses for day-to-day tasks are free apps that aren’t suited for business purposes. They’re meant for casual use by individuals.  A better solution would be to use a cloud productivity suite—one that includes all the common apps every business needs, like email and a shareable calendar.  A very popular cloud productivity suite...

Learn what is Email Hosting?
23 Aug

What is Email Hosting?
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We often hear about web hosting as a way to get your business online and out into the public domain of the internet. Granted, this is an essential step, but it leaves an important question unanswered: how will you manage your business communications?  There are many free options out there, and they’re great for private use, but when it comes to business email, there’s really only one solution, and that’s email hosting. Email hosting is easy to get set up. It’s usually an optional service that comes with your website, and you...

How to get your website indexed by Google
22 Aug

Infographic: Get Your Website Indexed by Google
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The first step to getting a good search engine results ranking on Google is getting your website indexed. Sure, Google will likely index your website by itself, but this might take some time. Until that happens, your website is practically invisible to the search engine and won't be getting any of that sweet search traffic. If you wish to jump in the game as soon as possible, there are a few simple actions you will need to take. In this infographic, we outlined each of the steps and what else...

Building Your SMB Brand Online
20 Aug

Building Your SMB Brand Online
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At first, marketing your small business (SMB) is all about creating brand awareness. If people don't know your company exists, you won't make much money. Later, attention shifts to building your brand—getting it so firmly established in the minds of your customers that they would never even consider going somewhere else for the products or services you sell. In both stages, the common denominator is a laser focus on your company's brand. Every business, whether it's a brick and mortar shop, a provider of services, an online store, or any other venture...

All About Domain Registration
16 Aug

All About Domain Registration
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One essential element of any website is its domain name. It's what people type into the address bar of their web browsers in order to access a specific site, and it's a major part of the site owner's online identity. For companies that do business exclusively online, a domain name can become synonymous with the company itself, as is the case with Amazon and its domain, www.amazon.com, for example. In this article, we'll go over the basics of what a domain is and how domain registration works. We'll cover what's involved...