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Fundamental Rules of Web Marketing

By Paul Halagan | Apr 26, 2017

Some people might be under the misconception that they just need a new website and their marketing will be resolved. I’ve create a list of some of some fundamental rules of web marketing. There are six areas considered and 5 rules listed for each area.

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Locksmith: Improving website traffic

By Paul Halagan | Apr 5, 2017

Rackliffe Lock & Safe was holding onto an old legacy website that was built many years ago. This old site was old, but it got a lot of traffic. The problem was it wasn’t mobile friendly and although it got plenty of traffic, it wasn’t getting a good conversion rate. Our goal was to not […]

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Architect: New Haven Studio Gets a Website Redesign

By Paul Halagan | Mar 1, 2017

Buchanan Architects of New Haven finally let go of it’s outdated Flash website. We worked with the team at Buchanan Architects to create a new responsively designed WordPress website. The design is minimal showcasing the many projects that the studio has produced over the Years. Here are a few screenshots. Need help building your brand, […]

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HTTP vs HTTPS, safe or unsafe, Google Weighs in.

By Paul Halagan | Jan 17, 2017

  What’s HTTP? HTTP precedes www.yourdomain.com and it tells the browser to connect using Hypertext Transfer Protocol. HTTP is a standard protocol developed to allow client and server to communicate with other websites. A client sends a request to a server and the server sends back a website. What is HTTPS? HTTPS stands for Hypertext […]

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Get Google Reviews in 5 Steps

By Paul Halagan | Dec 20, 2016

Last week I received an email from a client that had a request for an Google review. What a great way to get Google reviews. Make it easy for happy clients can easily give a 5 star review. I did a little research and can up with several ways of doing it, but I liked […]

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National Heritage Corridor Website:
Creating a Childrens Website Inside

By Paul Halagan | Oct 26, 2016

A wonderful opportunity to build a childrens website presented itself. We were rebuilding the website for the Blackstone National Heritage Corridor and a new childrens website was needed. Childrens Website designed to help kids explore a rich history The purpose of this project was to create an educational area in the site where kids could […]

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Wordpress Security

WordPress Security Tasks

By Paul Halagan | Oct 20, 2016

A checklist from Kristen Wright at iThemes Web security is a big deal. Keeping a website secure is incredibly important. Case in point, Equifax. Here are some tips for maintaining WordPress security from Kristen Wright at iThemes. I expanded on Kristens recommendations a bit. The iThemes Toolbox is one of many good tools out there. […]

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Drupal Child Theme: Updating PainNET website
with New Child Theme

By Paul Halagan | Oct 19, 2016

We just created a new Drupal design and Drupal child theme. WordPress has been our go to web builder for over 5 years, but when Community Health Center and the Weitzman Institute in Middletown asked if we could update their Drupal site, we took on the challenge. The site was pretty complicated set up as […]

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National Heritage Corridor Website: The Last Green Valley

By Paul Halagan | Oct 5, 2016

The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor website was redesigned by us in 2014. The original site had run its course and we were brought in to re-imagine how The Last Green Valley could manage their National Heritage Corridor online. The new mobile friendly website was launched in the Fall of 2014 and over the […]

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