Tuesday, 29 March 2011

How to Get Your Facebook Vanity URL

Personalized Facebook URL that Looks Neat on Business Cards

Thanks to the first 25 subscribers who liked our Facebook Page , we are now the proud owner of this neat and fancy URL: www.facebook.com/Pinoylancers.

If you want to do the same for your Facebook Page , below is a guide on how to snag a brandable URL.

Saturday, 26 March 2011

Mozilla Launches Firefox 4

Mozilla now launches their next generation browser, Mozilla Firefox 4. It now supports HTML5 and WebGL technology. For a list of improvements with Mozilla Firefox 4, check the list below (more information located at Mozilla Blog):

Friday, 25 March 2011

7 Ways to Keep Customers Coming Back to Your Site

Don't Drive Away Customers: The Power of an Interactive Website

Most of your website visitors will not buy from you on their first visit. They probably are still researching for the best deal or maybe their needs are still not that urgent or they still don't trust your business due to lack of experience of your brand. Whatever the reason is, it requires frequent interaction before you can potentially turn a visitor into a paying customer.

Getting people to visit your website is challenging enough, convincing them to stay and to keep on coming back is even more challenging. So what can you do to get these savvy internet users interact with your website so you can have the opportunity to establish your brand? How can you make an impression so that when they are ready to purchase, you are at the top of their minds and the tip of their tongues? The key is to design an interactive website that captures and intrigues the interest of your prospective customers. Your website should offer a reason for visitors to stick around, experience your brand and keep on coming back.

Below are seven ways to achieve an interactive website that sticks in the mind.

Join Microsoft in Moving the world off Internet Explorer 6

Internet Explorer 6 was released August 27 of 2001,  the default browser released with Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. It gave Internet users a new experience in viewing online content making Internet Explorer 6 a powerful competitor to existing browsers of that time. However, this version of Internet explorer is still widely criticized for lack of support for modern web standards and the presence of numerous security exploits.

Friday, 18 March 2011

How to Choose the Best Domain Name for your Website

The Ten Commandments of Choosing the Right Domain for your Website

What’s in a name?
Choosing a good domain name plays an important role in the success of your website and your overall branding and marketing strategy. How?

  • Your domain name is your unique own identity where you will direct all your potential customers to.
  • Most online users remember a website through its domain name.
  • Domain name potentially reflects what your business is all about.
  • Good, strategic name can contribute to your ranking in search engines.

No doubt, registering your domain name is one of the first steps in building a website. But how do you go about selecting the best name to represent your company online? Read below the ten factors you should take into consideration before making up your final decision.

Saturday, 12 March 2011

Which Road To Success?

Determine the Best Website Model for your Business

Photography by Pinoylancers

Deciding to build a website for your business means you are willing to allocate considerable amount of time and money in creating one. Even with the service of a good Web development firm, there are a lot of decisions and careful planning you have to undertake to ensure that your website reflects you or your business effectively.
A very important part of the website development is choosing the best website model to represent your business on the online world. There are numbers of website models available but I will only be talking about the three major types of commercial websites where most medium and small enterprises fall under.
Choosing which one is best for your company might be an overwhelming task given the plethora of options available. You might be tempted to avail the cheapest solution but it might not meet the requirements of your business, or an expensive offer might mislead you with flashy features your target audience might not find useful at all.