The Power is In Your Finger

The Power is In Your Finger

It’s easy to be helpful online. All you have to do is click on something. Really. That’s it. Every time you click your mouse, you’re making a contribution. Your mouse click will be registered somewhere as a data point. What you clicked on can really...
Website Speed Killers

Website Speed Killers

Every now and then I come across slow-loading websites. I know there are a lot of factors that go into decreasing site loading speed. What’s good though is that most sites can be sped up with just a few simple tweaks. Here are a few thoughts for you to consider...
Grant Deadline Extension!

Grant Deadline Extension!

As I wrote previously, The Web For Business.com was selected by the Thorold BIA to be the “Digital Service Squad” for Thorold BIA members who are applying for a Digital Transformation Grant. This grant is being made available through the Government of...
No More Excuses

No More Excuses

$20 buys a 128 GB USB stick at Staples. That’s $20, plus H.S.T., if you want to get technical.  Does your business have $22.60 in the bank? Good. Do you have all your business data backed up? I hope so, but if not, you have no excuses now. I have 22 years of...
Your Digital Legacy

Your Digital Legacy

This morning I had the pleasure of speaking at the Age Friendly Technology and Health Forum put on by the Thorold Age Friendly Committee. My topic was “Managing Your Digital Legacy”. I was pleased to find that many people found the topic interesting and...
$2500 Can Be Yours

$2500 Can Be Yours

Most Ontario businesses that are part of a BIA (Business Improvement Area) are eligible for up to $2500 in grant money through the Digital Main Street Grant program. This program is offered through the Ontario Business Improvement Area Association (OBIAA). Eligible...