You CAN Share to Twitter From Techsmith Snaggit 11

You CAN Share to Twitter From Techsmith Snaggit 11

Techsmith claims that I have to buy new software in order to be able to “share to Twitter” from my licensed Snaggit Version 11, but I found their original add-in file, and it works just fine. When old software stops working on new versions of Windows,...
Suddenly Buried in Spam? You Might Have Been Hacked

Suddenly Buried in Spam? You Might Have Been Hacked

Have you ever been buried in spam emails for a short time, maybe a couple of hours, or overnight? Do you know why the happened? What you see below is spam e-mail arriving at a rate of about 25 per minute, or a new one every couple of seconds. Obviously this is...
You Get to Deny Personal Responsibility with GDPR

You Get to Deny Personal Responsibility with GDPR

As of May 25th, 2018, visitors to this website arriving from EU countries began receiving this cookie notice upon entry… Showing this notice in the United States is not (yet) required by law, so we’re not forcing it upon anyone else*.  It’s only...
Mobile First Indexing is Here – For One Client

Mobile First Indexing is Here – For One Client

We’ve all been hearing for a long time now about the mobile first index from Google and they announced in March that it was going to begin. “Mobile-first indexing” means that when it kicks in for your website, then Googlebot will use the mobile...
Change Your Google Analytics Today – Or Else!

Change Your Google Analytics Today – Or Else!

If you’ve had your website for more than three years, Google is taking away a major ability to do analysis, if you don’t check a certain box, by the end of the day TODAY.  Those aren’t my words, they come from a video I just watched by Jeff Sauer...
Collapsed or Tabbed Content is Fine With Google

Collapsed or Tabbed Content is Fine With Google

In the past week, not just one, but two of my clients pointed out things they’ve read online, which say that Google cannot index the text in tabbed or expandable elements. The first client phoned me last Friday concerning an FAQ page that we had built for his...
What is a Google “Offer Post”?

What is a Google “Offer Post”?

There seems to be a brand new Google feature for local businesses that I just ran across, called an “Offer Post”, that should be available in most accounts now. To access it, log into Google My Business and go to the dashboard of your business, by clicking...
Google Maps is a Google Adwords Search Partner

Google Maps is a Google Adwords Search Partner

Yesterday I learned that if you want your ads to appear in Google Maps, then you have to choose to advertise in the Google Search Partners network. Did you know that?  I didn’t. When advertising in a Google Adwords search campaign, you’re given a choice...
New – Local Business Visibility Scan for Free

New – Local Business Visibility Scan for Free

This comprehensive tool scans Google’s search results to report what is actually indexed by Google. Enter your business name and zip code, and you’ll be able to select your business from the dropdown.  If your business is not listed, then you should claim your...