Domain Name Specifics

Domain Name Specifics

You will find lots of advice telling you to buy a domain name, but where and how to do that? Picking Your Name Is Easy Generally, shorter is better -without hyphens- Remember to make it easy to remember, no matter what the length. Numbers aren’t a good idea. Be...

Blogging: Tend Your Vineyard

Blogging Tips I’ve been blogging for more than a decade. That seems hard to believe, but it is true. During that time I’ve cycled through a number of trends and “pro” advice, and one thing about internet writing that is ALWAYS true is that it...

Gimp Tips

Since I use my Mac laptop for most of my work, I switched from my old Photoshop program to Gimp. Needing to make a graphic for one of my posts, here, I wanted some free brushes to use for the illustration. But how to insert Photoshop brushes into the Gimp program? It...

Google Page Speed

I switched over to the pagespeed beta offered by Google, recently, It was a major hassle. I had a “bare domain”, this is, without the www. The service required that I switch to the www. form of the domain. I knew I was going to lose a major amount of SEO...