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NAP Citations for Increased Local Search Rankings

NAP is defined as Name, Address, Phone. It is the most common way to represent a business citation online.

NAPToday your business NAP is essential to search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo for good local search rankings. Your name, address and phone number citations have great importance for building domain authority by search engines for local search; they want to ensure that these are valid because a lot of people rely upon quality search results.

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Watch what you "like" on Social Media

Liking the "Curly Fries" Facebook pages indicates you are smarter than the average person. What??

On Teds talks - Jennifer Golbeck tells us how "likes" in social media tells more than you would like to think. Interesting stuff.



The decade of experts

what makes an expertWe are in the decade of experts.

When being told how to market ourselves, we are often told to "position ourselves as an expert in our field". But what defines someone as an expert.

The oxford dictionary states the definition of an expert as:

"a person who is very knowledgeable about or skilful in a particular area"

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Hosting Ain't Hosting

Not all web hosting environments are the same.

We always prefer our clients to use our web hosting. Not because it is added revenue for ourselves, but rather because it is easier for us.  I can't tell you the amount of times I have had issues with clients websites, time-out errors and server errors, and once I backup the site to my server environment the errors disappear. Cheap hosting is just that. Cheap.

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Papua New Guinea Web Design

papua-new-guinea-website-designProfessional web design is now available in Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea is fast catching up to speed with their internet access, making the need for a website for business in Papua New Guinea a necessary requirement.

The recent deregulation of telecommunication services in Papua New Guinea has resulted in an exponential increase of internet users due to cheaper internet plans. Specifically on smart phones, tablets and laptops. Internet access is getting closer to the average Papua New Guinean.

At "The ICT Shak" we understand the problems with doing business in Papua New Guinea and we offer website solutions that are suited to the local environment.

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