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Microsoft is dumping internet explorer in 2021
Web Design

Microsoft is Dumping Internet Explorer in 2021

Despite Microsoft’s efforts to wean users off Internet Explorer (IE) for many years, some have remained steadfast in their loyalty to this near-ancient software. Because …

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Why Your Website Hosting Provider Matters

At some point during a website project with Website Muscle, we’ll inevitably discuss website hosting with you. That’s because you can’t launch a website without …

What's a wireframe?
Web Design

What’s a Wireframe?

At the start of every web design project with Website Muscle, you’ll hear us refer to the wireframe. But you may not be 100% certain …

Is your website ADA compliant?
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Is Your Website ADA Compliant (and Does it Need to Be)?

We’re sure you’re aware that Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires brick-and-mortar establishments (“places of public accommodation”) to remove any “access …

Business Growth

Sam Nelson’s interview on OC Talk Radio

Sam was just featured on the Critical Mass for Business radio show on OC Talk Radio. The discussion was fun and engaging… take a listen!

Business Growth

Done is better than perfect

So many small business owners fall into the trap of perfectionism. But we all know what happens when we get too picky — a big …

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Top 10 Must-Dos for Good Blog Posts Bonus: Videos

Videos actually have a higher chance of ranking on the first page of Google keyword results for videos than text pages. Also, more people prefer to watch videos nowadays. Video watchers are more serious buyers, responsible for more page views on a website, spend more time on websites, and complete more conversions.


Top 10 Must-Dos for Good Blog Posts #10: Call to Action

Your reader just finished reading or scanning your amazing blog post. What do they do now? Your call to action, or CTA for short, that answers the question: What do I do next? (Don’t ever assume that the reader knows what you want them to do.)


Top 10 Must-Dos for Good Blog Posts #9: Categories and Tags

If you have done any blogging, you know that categories and tags are useful for segmenting blog post content based on subject matter, theme, or keywords. The main purpose of categories and tags is to organize the content so that it’s easy to access for our readers.


Top 10 Must-Dos for Good Blog Posts #8: Links

There are two types of links: external links and internal links. External links are when you link to someone else’s website, another article, another post, etc. Internal links are links to other pages on your website and are highly recommended for blogs.