Archive for February, 2014
If you think that smartphones are now the most popular kind of cell phone, you would be correct. Because a recent study conducted by the Pew Research center found that roughly 62% of the American population now owns a cell phone. The study also found that more than two-thirds of smartphone owners use their phones to research and purchase merchandise and services.
Although PDAs and smartphones were around as early as the mid-1990s, the smartphone market didn’t really take off until Apple introduced the iPhone in 2007. Since that time, mobile web design, interactive web design, and responsive web design have become increasingly important for businesses. This is because accessing w
For most people in the United States, insurance for homes and cars is a necessity. Still, many people either forgo insurance for their property or choose the cheapest–but not most comprehensive–coverage available. Doing something simple like getting a discount auto insurance quote online or researching renters insurance rates can help save you money and ease worries. Here is a breakdown of the most common types of insurance available, why you need them, and how they protect you from accidents, theft, natural disasters, and other mishaps.
Auto insurance is required to drive a car in all 50 states of the USA and is necessary to protect you if you get into a car accident. Anyth
What is the future of SEO? Google faced a lot of backlash in early 2014. The U.K. brought the search engine to court over privacy breaches, and France is the latest to take a stand against Google. Following a court ruling, the homepage of Google France, in fact, will bear a print reminder — “The Restricted National Commission on Information and Freedom has fined Google 150,000 euros for breaches of the ‘Freedoms’ law” — for up to six months, Business Insider reports.
Trouble Times and Their Impact on Natural Search Engine Optimization
The recent backlash against Google raises important questions including, what does this mean for my company and its search engine marketing strategies? First and foremost, Continue Reading
Vacations are some of the best ways to unwind, relax, and get away from the humdrum of regular life for at least a few days. Millions of people book vacation packages all over the world to get this experience at least once a year. In the U.S. alone there are about 148.3 million travel bookings made annually, which resulted in approximately $162 billion in revenue during 2012, according to Statistic Brain. Additionally, Statistic Brain reports that sales from online travel bookings have doubled since 2007.
A large percentage of people take care of their hotel bookings and vacation itinerary online. Websites such as Expedia, Hotwire, or Travelocity can often get the best hotel rates in any given city around the globe, Continue Reading
Asking how much is car insurance can be hard to figure out, especially when you have to weigh the consequences of not carrying enough. You also have other drivers that you have to contend with, for example, over a quarter of all driving fatalities are tied to drivers 25 and younger. With an estimated 245,000,000 cars in the U.S, every one of the 50 states require drivers to carry insurance coverage. Getting affordable auto insurance quotes will allow you to get coverage and to avoid potential liabilities.
To find cheap online insurance quotes, you should do some comprehensive research to understand which policies will provide the most assurances for your situation. Your research should also look at details of car insurance quotes since some policies may not include all of the pieces tha
A recent survey of 5,000 American adults by the National Automated Clearing House Association (NACHA), found that the majority of Americans prefer online billing to other traditional, and generally slower, options. In fact, 62% said that they prefer accessing their billing statements online rather than getting statements in the mail. As a result, businesses who want to provide the best customer experience will have to make electronic billing systems a priority. In most cases, investing in utility billing software is the best way to do that. Good programs will allow businesses to not only make billing the billing process more convenient for customers, but also stay better organized.
the majority of businesses need a space out of which to operate. Many businesses have business suites or furnished office space, but for smaller businesses, a virtual office is a great solution. Virtual office rentals are especially common among both smaller businesses and international businesses because they provide high quality solutions for office space cheaply.
International businesses can use a virtual office to gain a local telephone number, address and other contact info. Plus, small business owners and entrepreneurs can use virtual offices to have an address that isn’t their house. This matters because a lot of entrepreneurs work out of their homes, and a lot of the time listing their personal address is not safe or practical.
Virtual offices aren’t the only high quality solutions for