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How do I choose the best web building tool?
By Sara Eveland | 30 Answers | Last Activity on January 04, 2021

I have received some recommendations on Wordpress, Wix, Weebly, etc. How do I determine which to use? They all seem to have roughly the same features.

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How can I secure my WordPress website?
By ClickPoint Solution | 25 Answers | Last Activity on December 30, 2020

From the last three months, I am facing security issues on my WordPress website. How can I protect from spammers?

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Which website platform is more user-friendly, WordPress or SquareSpace?
By Christina Reale | 18 Answers | Last Activity on December 29, 2020

I'm building a health and wellness website for my coaching business. Which website platform is the most user friendly and professional looking: WordPress, SquareSpace, or another tool? I've noticed...

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Article
What Is Agile Project Management in Business?
By Max Freedman | December 23, 2020

While adding more steps, the agile project management model can help you provide a more transparent collaborative process.

Advice
Which live chat plugin is best for a Opencart shopping website?
By Mark Manson | 14 Answers | Last Activity on December 11, 2020

My shopping website is created on OpenCart and now I need a live chat plugin to make it easier to interact with real time website visitors and figure out their requirements. Where can I find the best...

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What is the best open source ERP available for accounting?
By jose pablo saffon | 3 Answers | Last Activity on December 01, 2020

I have narrowed it down to Idempire and Odoo as finalists. From my point of view, Odoo has more apps and is more user friendly. However, Idempire is java code and may be easier to connect with an...

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Why does my website have no indexed keywords?
By Anonymous User | 5 Answers | Last Activity on November 24, 2020

My website launched on Google in mid-May 2020 but has no any organic search click so far except I pay for google click. I've checked my keyword ranking with a tool but got "zero" keyword rank, how...

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Which is the best dynamic CMS, WordPress?
By Fouzia Malik | 7 Answers | Last Activity on November 23, 2020

I am looking for suggestions for a classified website that is dynamic. If I choose WordPress then how much time will it take to complete? I also have an App. Will I have to redesign & redevelop it? ...

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How can I create a website for my shop without any knowledge of programming language?
By Imran Hasan | 24 Answers | Last Activity on November 16, 2020

I want to open a website for my shop to sell my products online. I don't know any programming language. Where do I begin?

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What remote access software do you use and what do you like about it?
By Skye Schooley | 6 Answers | Last Activity on November 02, 2020

Trying to learn more about what remote access software your businesses are using and why. What do you use the software for? What do you like about it? What is the software missing?

Advice
What is the best eCommerce solution for a very small, very simple, one product company?
By Jan Koenig | 20 Answers | Last Activity on October 28, 2020

I'm setting up what I view as a trial company - i.e. I can't validate the demand, so I'm going to try it and see if demand exists. So I need something very simple and very cheap. I don't have a...

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How much should I expect to pay for an e-commerce Wordpress website?
By Jen Ostrosky | 24 Answers | Last Activity on October 14, 2020

I know I want to launch a new e-commerce Wordpress website but have no idea how much this costs. How much should I expect to budget out for this? I'd like it to be SEO and a fairly custom template.

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How can I create a domain name for my website?
By Sneha Nagendra | 13 Answers | Last Activity on October 07, 2020

I want to start a website for a laundry service. Features I want to include are for the users to be able to select certain places and do their booking online. Is the first step to create a domain...

Advice
What are some best practices for web design?
By Aswathi E M | 21 Answers | Last Activity on September 28, 2020

I want to design websites for my business. Suggest some of the best practices for web design.

Advice
What is your favorite CMS platform to develop on?
By Xxx Yyy | 75 Answers | Last Activity on September 25, 2020

I have worked with Kentico, Wordpress, and others. What are you using?

Article
What Big Data Means for Your Small Business
By Andrew Martins | September 23, 2020

In an increasingly digital world, the amount of data a small business must parse gets larger by the year. Learn what big data means for your SMB.

Advice
How do I add content to my website?
By Anonymous User | 14 Answers | Last Activity on September 16, 2020

Ive just read that adding your own content to a website is a great way to use keywords to increase your ranking. I also read you can outsource the writing of these articles to other sites like odesk....

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What are the first steps to starting a web development company?
By Sasi reka | 9 Answers | Last Activity on September 12, 2020

I don't know how to start or where to go for guidance, and I don't know how to attract clients. I plan to offer web development services, as well as data entry. Could you please share your advice...

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Is Google Analytics sufficient for tracking web analytics?
By Derek Waters | 18 Answers | Last Activity on August 23, 2020

Can I just use Google Analytics for all of my web analytics or do I need to use other analytics tools too? I have heard of people using tools like Mixpanel for funnels and other more advanced...

Article
5 Ways to Reenvision the Intranet for a Post-Pandemic World
By Dhiraj Sharma | August 20, 2020

A modern intranet is a lifesaver for a growing business. Use it to connect your people, keep employees informed and empowered, and make your customers feel looked after, too.

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What is the best live chat software for my website?
By Mia Vals | 40 Answers | Last Activity on August 20, 2020

I am a marketing manager in a real estate firm and for my company website I need a live chat software which will help me to provide instant online support to my clients.

Advice
What is the annual cost of maintaining a website?
By Fran M. | 21 Answers | Last Activity on August 20, 2020

Take away development and design costs, once your website is up and running, how much money does it cost to maintain the website? Right now I am looking into Amazon Web Services. Also, what costs...

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How can I attract clients who need web design and development services?
By Nayan kumar | 6 Answers | Last Activity on July 28, 2020

I'm a professional freelance graphic designer, web designer, and web developer. I want to know what are the best ways or online marketing tips to get new clients.

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How important are backlinks for website traffic?
By Colette Hamilton | 29 Answers | Last Activity on July 22, 2020

Should I be concerned that compared to my competitors they have a lot more backlinks than my website shows? It seems impossible to ever catch up because my competitors have been around for so much...

Article
Technologies That Are Making Smart Buildings Smarter
By business.com editorial staff | July 13, 2020

Developing technologies are making buildings more efficient and convenient.

Advice
How can I integrate a live chat module on a Magento eCommerce website?
By james foley | 13 Answers | Last Activity on July 07, 2020

I need a web based live chat module for our eCommerce store created on Magento. I need that software to provide online support to our customers. What is the best way for me to do this?

Article
11 Entrepreneur-Recommended Tools for Your Next Online Meeting
By Scott Gerber | June 30, 2020

In the age of remote work and social distancing, try these video conferencing tools for your company's online meetings.

Article
Cut the Code: Why Speaking In Technical Jargon Is Not Making You Look Smarter
By business.com editorial staff | June 26, 2020

Jargon causes a problem when you are talking to someone who doesn't understand it, or, worse, misuses it.

Article
What Is Google's Project Fi, and How Does it Work?
By business.com editorial staff | June 24, 2020

Could Google's phone network be a viable option for your company phone?

Article
Common Conference Call Issues and Their Solutions
By Joshua Stowers | June 23, 2020

Looking to resolve your conference call issues? Here are pointers to help you solve the six most common video and conference call problems.