what makes you different

Right now everyone is trying to fit in and be like everyone else. Waiting to see what everyone else is doing before making their own moves. So, what makes you different? What’s your unique angle.  To borrow a quote from the great Dr. Seuss: Why fit in when you were born to stand out! What…

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reduce image file size

I was asked to do a training for a marketing group yesterday where I got to chose the topic. Being a web guy I generally try to pick a topic related to web strategies, web resources and such. During this training I covered a tip and resource on how to reduce image size. The training…

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This is an age old problem, even before websites and online security. Passwords getting hacked has always been an issue. In this post I want to share how to check for password breach. I’ve been a network consultant for over twenty years, a network administrator for over thirty. It seems no matter what if there…

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iOS 13 full screen screenshot

From time to time I like to share helpful tips you might find useful. Recently I stumbled across this cool feature in the new iOS 13 release that I thought I’d share with you. I just upgraded my phone recently to the iPhone 11 Pro Max. Maybe I’ll do a review about that in the…

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coasting into the end of the year

So, we’re coming into the final stretch of the year and while some people coast into the end of the year, others are gearing up for the first of the year to hit the ground running. What is keeping you from starting off the next year with a bang? If you’ve not done it by…

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two-step verification for security

I’ve written in the past about the importance of security for your website and online assets and the need for stronger passwords.  As you know the game is always changing and hackers are constantly looking for new ways to access your information. One technique that I’m seeing more and more services utilize and recommend is…

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One Marketing Thing

I must confess, I have focus issues, mostly because I’m trying to get so much accomplished in my day. I’m sure you are too. I mean really it’s not our faults, trying to run an online business, create products, coaching or whatever you do, it all takes time. Not to mention the things we do…

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We let so many little things get to us any more. I see it every day and it makes me wonder, Why DO we stress so much?  I think we’ve become a society of worry warts. We can’t say or do this or that because it “might” offend someone. As business owners we second guess…

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I’ve been asked several times recently about how to update your WordPress site so that it will no longer show the “not secure” warning message in the browser address bar. Many website owners do not realize that since 2014, web site security is a top priority for Google. It’s been noted that Google will rank…

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In my most recent “Don’t Ask Frank” series I had the honor of interviewing my good friend Mauricio Martinez where he answered the most asked questions about small business taxes. We had some really great questions submitted and the interview actually lasted 90-minutes (30 minutes longer than planned) due to the fact that Mauricio went…

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don't be a lazy marketer

I have to confess, I’ve fallen prey to this myself. Yes, I’m saying I’ve been a lazy marketer sad to say. We get so wrapped up in our day to day business and personal lives that it’s hard to check all of the boxes but it’s important to make sure you do some sort of…

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