Content Management

Episerver Named a Visionary in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Personalisation Engines

London, UK – July 30, 2018 -- Episerver, the company transforming digital experiences, today announced its recognition as a Visionary in Gartner’s 2018 “Magic Quadrant for Personalisation Engines.”[1] Gartner analysed Episerver among 17 other vendors. The company was placed the furthest on the completeness of vision axis overall. The report, which is the first of its kind from Gartner, states that “marketing leaders can use this research to identify and evaluate personalisation solutions suited to their goals.”

Bluehost or HostGator: Which one is the right choice for your WordPress site?

Hundreds of web hosting providers compete to offer the best hosting services for WordPress. It makes picking the right one for your site challenging unless you are sticking to the most famous names of the hosting world. Bluehost and HostGator are the two top favorites among website owners and blog managers around the globe. In fact, two of the biggest names belong to the same mother company. Most of their services are comparable, but there are a few distinctions that set their services apart.

Five Reasons Why Some Company Intranets Fail Clare Willson Fri, 07/13/2018 - 06:54

Every company that deploys an intranet solution does so with the best of intentions.  The purpose of any company intranet is to make internal processes smoother within the organization, enabling better communications and efficient management of content.

Whether your organization is looking to provide easier access to resources, improve collaboration and internal comms with employees, or boost engagement and productivity levels, every intranet solution ultimately has objectives to meet.

10 SEO techniques that should never be a part of your website optimization strategy

Unless you have been living under a rock for the last two decades, you have no excuse for not knowing about SEO. In spite of several tries by Google and almost all marketing experts around the globe, SEO is a recurring nightmare for bloggers and e-commerce site owners. Webmasters have been trying to master the art of it ever since targeting keywords became a thing. In the beginning, their tries the efforts of black-hatters thwarted, who would use keyword stuffing and link farming to establish their dominion over the web.

WordPress plugins and how they have been affecting your website performance

WordPress is currently the leader of all CMS platforms with about 30% market share. Millions of websites now run on WordPress. This open-source platform is making the world of web design a better place for everyone. This builder has the power to take care of every user's need and the visitors to each website. It has the simplest backend management and frontend customization options among all open source and closed source CMSs. It is the ease of customization and the simplicity that drives website developers towards WordPress indiscriminately.

Top 4 SEO Tips to Boost Your Business Website’s Visibility on The Web

You probably know how important the internet is for the growth of your small business. It opens up enormous opportunities for you to gain the competitive edge in the marketplace. For this to happen, you need to find ways to improve the online visibility of your business website. This is where search engine optimization (SEO) comes into the picture. It acts as a catalyst in helping your site secure high ranks on the results pages of prominent search engines.

Know what Black Hat SEO Services Do - Stay Away from Them

SEO services are essential for any business with an online presence, trying to sell their services and products. As there is an increased demand for SEO, there are plenty of providers offering a wide range of services to clients. However, if you are planning to hire an SEO service, it is important to be very careful and informative about choosing the ideal one for your purpose.

Study: Faster web pages already rank higher in mobile searches – even before Google’s “Speed Update”

San Mateo, June 28, 2018 - Ahead of the rollout of Google’s mobile “Speed Update” in July 2018, a new study by Searchmetrics suggests that marketers should take note that faster-loading pages already are deciding winners over losers in mobile searches. The search results appearing in Google positions one to five load significantly faster than those lower down, with almost a third (32%) loading within one second. And pages using Google’s faster loading Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)[1] appear in the first search results page for around 61% of searches.

Is your PHP e-commerce site doing well enough? The SEO factors you should prioritize to boost conversions

The presence of numerous website builders and CMS platform options makes setting up a store online a lot easier than it was before. Therefore, we see a lot of new spicks and span new e-commerce stores with a wide array of products but no customers. Many business owners are often too quick to blame their website template and core code for the lack of traffic. Nonetheless, how responsible can your code infrastructure be if several other stores are using the same code type or the same template?

Re-Energize Your Intranet News Clare Willson Wed, 06/13/2018 - 06:26

The modern workplace is undergoing a drastic transformation in terms of technological advancements and changing work culture. This has resulted in companies across the globe discovering new ways to collaborate and communicate with their employees, using Intranet software as a social tool to reengage end-users. One of the best ways to engage, inform and empower your employees in the workplace is by providing content that is genuinely interesting, with topics that truly resonate with your end users -  which is why your Intranet News is the cornerstone of your company intranet.