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Don’t Let a Slow WordPress Site Kill Your Traffic

Don’t Let a Slow WordPress Site Kill Your Traffic

In his 1995 song “Too Much Fun,” country singer Daryle Singletary waxes philosophical about things that are impossible, such as having too much money or a car too fast, or being too lucky, or (of course) having too much fun. They don’t exactly fit in a country song, but a couple more items for this list would include:

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Causes and Effects: Web Design for Social-Change Organizations

Causes and Effects: Web Design for Social-Change Organizations

“I’d love to change the world,” runs the old Ten Years After song, “but I don’t know what to do.” Recent events in the U.S. have caused many people to wonder what they should do, and the resulting wave of activism has become one of the great stories of this young year. No matter what side of any issue you subscribe to, there seems to be at least one organization promoting it.

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Say It With Pictures: Tips for Conveying Information Graphically

Say It With Pictures: Tips for Conveying Information Graphically

A picture is worth a thousand words, but a bad picture is worth only a “huh?” Here’s how to save your website from needless, confusing graphics.

Our minds process images more efficiently than words. We humans have been looking at objects longer than we’ve been reading, and it feels like we’ve been looking at the “I can has cheezeburger?” meme even longer. This being the case, it only makes sense that we incorporate images into our websites.

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Startup Strategies: Make Your Site Irresistible to Investors

Startup Strategies: Make Your Site Irresistible to Investors

We get it. You’re a young company with stars in your eyes and a dream in your heart. You’re setting out to change the world, and you’re willing to take on any challenges standing in your way.

To put that in a more concrete way, you might be a startup with a groundbreaking concept, new software platform, or creative endeavor that you think could make a splash in the market. Good for you. It’s not easy to make your way as a startup, and we applaud your efforts.

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What’s the Big Deal About Big Data?

What’s the Big Deal About Big Data?

A buzzy word in the tech mainstream these days is big data.

It’s discussed with a sort of reverence—a term that’s hard to wrap your head around but nevertheless promises to be magic bullet solution for all business woes.

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