How do I Build a Website?

Any one can build a website, but building a great site requires talent. Here are the key steps to building a website: Idea Name Brand Blue Print Website Design Coding Marketing Idea All good websites need a good idea. What’s your topic? What are you going to...

What is a Domain?

Basically, a domain is a name. When we think about websites we think of “something dot com”, like “xodmedia.com”. This is your domain name. But for https://xodmedia.com to actually take us to a website, that address has to correspond to a...

Do I Need a Professional Website and Email?

Often people will ask “Do I really need a professional website and email? Why?” Think about this: When you’re interested in a particular service, what’s the first thing you do? Do you dust off your phonebook and look in the yellow pages?...

What are Keywords?

A keyword can be a single word or group of words that people enter in the search engines to describe what they are looking for. As an example, if I was looking for website design, I might enter “web site design” in the search engine. Those would be my...

What is SEO?

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) SEO is the process of getting a higher ranking on a search engine’s results list without paying. Having an optimized site means you’ve followed all the requirements established by search engines and World Wide Web...

How Do I Get Ranked Higher on Search Engines?

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is such a big topic now. But the rules for getting a top ranking are always changing. Here’s what you’ll always need to know: Use proper programming that follows the rules of the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium). The tell...