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.
Every website needs three separate services to function. A domain name, hosting and the website itself. Today we will blog about with Domains. What is a Domain Name? To put it simply, it's a lot like your home address, however it’s the address for your Website on the World Wide Web. Without domain names, you would have to find websites by their IP addresses. http://18.104.22.168/ – go ahead, click on the link and you will find Google via its IP address instead of typing in https://www.google.ca/ or simply searching for the word “Google in a popular search engine. Domain names are translated through numbers into a word in order to give us a domain name to ease the use of searching. Every computer that is connected to the Internet has an IP Address, which consists of a series of numbers. For example; Victoria Street would be 345.432.575.657. That would undoubtedly...
Key component of a successful website is "SEO" SEO- Search Engine optimization, this simply means the process of enhancing the visibility of your website on search engines. ( Google, Yahoo, MSN, Bing etc.) The more frequent a website appears, or the higher ranked it is on the Search Result page, the more viewers you will receive from online consumers. SEO can work in different search methods, such as words, images, videos, etc. The duty of SEO is to ensure a websites trustworthiness and to get at the very top of the Search Result Page, by using specific words to deliver more views by potential consumers. Considering the majority of online consumers that perform searches click on the first link they see, acquiring a high ranked website is vital in the success of your website.
Happy Hallow ee n! From the Headless Horseman and his trusty Steed Nightmare.. and of course us at Saltmedia. This sculpture was made for the Scarecrow festival held Saturday Oct 26th at 5 mile hall. We sure hope the Sunrise Rotary Club gets a good price at the auction! We all know the Rotary Clubs in Grande Prairie support all kinds of great charities.
Studies by the Technology Reporter, from the Globe & Mail, showed that last year alone Canadians Internet usage came close to doubling the worldwide average. This means Canadians spend more time on the WEB then anyone else on this planet. The average Canadian spends a total of 43.5 hours a month browsing the Internet; which is nearly double the worldwide average of 23.1 hours a month. What does this mean to your business? Are you online and can people find you?
Saltmedia believes doing great work requires dialogue and expertise. First we collaborate with clients to understand their work and their needs, and then we apply our talents in solving those needs. It's important to do it in that order. You don't succeed in this field without great client relationships. At Saltmedia we take pains to truly understand our clients. Some consultants forget that their job is first to ask the client what he does and what he desires, and to heed the answer. But if you neglect the reasons for your work, you will deliver something that is not what the client wanted. That is why we listen. Every business strives to be different. Your brand and website will only stand out by calling attention to your individuality. So before starting our own work, we always talk to our clients until there is no question what they expect from us...