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We are Saltmedia and we are a web design firm based in Grande Prairie, Alberta. We're blogging now to speak to the business community in matters relevant to our work such as SEO and how we help our clients be found online.

Do You Own Your Business' Domain Name?

Do You Own Your Business' Domain Name?
Here's an important question that you may not have given much thought to in the past; do you actually own the domain name for your business' website? As web designers, we regularly work with businesses, and because we've heard the horror stories and know what's possible, we always make sure that our clients own their domain names. In today's post, I'll tell you why it's vitally important for you to be listed as the owner of your company's domain name when you're building a new site, or why you should find out if the domain name for your existing site is, in fact, your own. The Risks You would be surprised to learn of the number of instances where, after years of working with a particular domain name and building an online presence around that name, business owners discover that the domain is actually owned by someone else. In some...
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Ready to Learn More About Cloud Solutions & How They'll Change the Way You Do Business? Read On!

Ready to Learn More About Cloud Solutions & How They'll Change the Way You Do Business? Read On!
In the last post, we shared some of the ways cloud solutions can and are being used to improve operations by providing businesses with a more affordable and convenient way to access and use information. We also touched on one of the ways cloud solutions can be used to promote brands and to keep customers up to date on a company's latest and greatest via email marketing. Today, I'd like to share a few more specifics for cloud computing and some of the many ways business owners can customize their solutions to create a system that's a true asset for their company. Endless Ways to Better Your Business with Microsoft Office 365 The beauty of cloud computing is that any business can customize the services to better manage their operations. So, whether they're a restoration company that works with multiple insurance companies and has estimators, cleaners and contractors on their...
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Need a More Organized Way to do Business in 2015? Put Cloud Solutions on Your Christmas List & Reap the Rewards of Systemization

Need a More Organized Way to do Business in 2015? Put Cloud Solutions on Your Christmas List & Reap the Rewards of Systemization
For many small business owners, one of the biggest challenges they have is competing with larger companies that offer similar products and services. In the past, small businesses owners couldn't afford the technologies large companies used to systemize their business operations, ultimately improving their productivity and increasing their profits. They also didn't have the in-house tech experts that were needed to manage the IT infrastructure. Now, with the availability of highly reliable and affordable cloud solutions, the playing field is equal, at least as far as business systemization goes. Cloud solutions bring greater balance to markets because they allow every business the chance to save time and money while managing their operations. If systemizing your business and improving productivity is on your list of to-do's for 2015, there are many reasons for you to seriously consider cloud solutions. Cloud Solutions Offer Accessibility & Convenience Perhaps the greatest benefit cloud solutions...
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300x Faster Page Loads? Yes Please!

300x Faster Page Loads?  Yes Please!
Growing with us has its perks. In December, Saltmedia upgraded our reseller hosting plan to a fully dedicated server environment. Our new hosting includes solid state hard drives for bleeding-edge performance. We've also enabled the CloudFlare content delivery network to squeeze even more speed out of our websites. CloudFlare improves website performance significantly by minimizing the size of website file downloads, and serves website data from datacenter locations physically closest to your audience for impressive speed boosts. This all means up to 300% faster page loads, less downtime, and more robust security. The result is a better experience for your customers and audience - after all, who wants to sit and wait for web pages to load these days? It gets better - all this is available at no extra cost to our website hosting customers! Saltmedia websites perform best on Saltmedia hosting. If you're using third party hosting and...
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