Tag Archives: Website Tools

Bluehost Web Hosting

I’ve spent a lot of my time working with many different hosting companies. As many of you know I own and operate a Full Service Design and Marketing Firm (www.vinci-designs.com) and one of our core services is hosting. We host well over 200 websites. I started the business over ten years ago and during the past decade I’ve had many “ups” and many “downs” when it comes to hosting. It seems finding a good vendor …

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ThemeForest – WordPress Themes & Plugins

Anyone who has spent time searching for website templates probably knows there are hundreds if not thousands of websites out there all selling a large variety of website templates, everything from classic HTML templates to full blown ready to go eCommerce stores. As I own a marketing firm that puts web design and development as my premier service offering I am no stranger to website templates. We prefer to build from scratch but there are times it …

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Infusionsoft – Advanced CRM & Automation of Sales & Marketing

Infusionsoft is the Industry leader in Automating your sales and marketing process. I started using Infusionsoft for my marketing firm in 2013 and instantly fell in love with the system. However, people often joke around and also call it “Confusionsoft” because of its complexity. I must agree it is not simple to use but included in the purchase of the software is one-on-one training with an Infusionsoft expert who will learn about your needs and …

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Rackspace Cloud Hosting

I found Rackspace approximately 4 years ago. After dealing with some lack luster hosting companies who had extremely poor customer service and intermittent hosting services which seemed to be crashing left and right, I had to find a reliable hosting partner. I remember at the time thinking to myself, “can’t I just go one week without a customer calling me to complain about their website not working?” Ironically at the time Rackspace was double or triple what …

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Pretty Link – Create Custom Links to Any Web Page

Pretty Link is one of the best plug-ins you could ever purchase for your website if you do a lot of promotions, marketing, blogging, social media marketing, and external linking to other websites. At it’s core, the purpose of the product is, it allows you to mask any URL of any link both internal to your website or external on another site, with a unique link that you create specific for that page. Sounds confusing right? …

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iWriter – Get Professional Content at Affordable Rates

In the age where SEO and the search engine results can make or break your website, there is one thing that holds true. And that is, Content is King. So ask yourself the following about your website or marketing materials: Are people be intrigued to read and learn more? Based on your marketing material message or content, would anyone consider your product worth their while compared to the competition? Do the search engines deem your page worthy of higher ranking that other …

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