Will the real BBB please stand up?

In today’s internet dependent world, it should come to no surprise that the internet is the first place people check to gather information on products or services.  The internet is undoubtedly an excellent resource for gathering information and getting references.  However, lots of information on the internet can be very …

Web design – should you do it yourself?

We’ve all seen the new fad in web design. They promise effective, functional and aesthetically pleasing websites for cheap or even free, plus a hosting fee. Not mentioning any names, but you know who they are, you’ve seen their commercials, and chances are, you’ve seen some of their work. You …

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What should I spend on SEO for my company?

What is SEO to You? If you are serious about your organizations image.  And if you truly understand how important online presence is to success, you need to decide how much to spend on search engine optimization (SEO). There is no way around this; it is not an if or when question.  Online marketing …

Need a website redesign? Yes you do. Here’s why.

Innovate – Don’t Stagnate. Why you need a website redesign Your website is like a houseplant. Whereas you don’t need to water it in a traditional sense, it does need care and maintenance. Without sunshine and water, your ficus tree will wither up and die. Well, so will your website. …

Block Web Traffic From Countries for WordPress | Geo IP Redirect

Bulk IP Redirect using Geo IP Redirect How do I block spam referrers and other toxic traffic, backlinks, etc, on my WordPress websites? The short answer is, you can’t. Just like any other aspect of life, there is always someone smarter, stronger, etc. Long answer:T he best we can do …

Why YellowPages is Destroying Small Business in America – Part 1

Over the next few weeks I plan to publish a blog mini-series on some of our findings about Yellow Pages through interactions with clients and other business owners. I will get right to the shady (and borderline illegal) businesses practices conducted by YellowPages with some opinion… but mostly with fact …

Local Search Engine Listings – Get Your Business To The Top

Optimized Local Search Engine Listings Increase Your Small Business Visibility Google recently announced a new product suite called Google My Business. Google promises the Google My Business is the new way that loyal customers will interact with your business. It’s free, and it will help your business connect with your …

Hire a Wisconsin Web Design Company or Use DIY Website Builder?

DIY Website builder – Right For My Business? Running a small business is hard but rewarding. You’re in a million places at once. There’s an endless list of things still to do. At JSX Design, we know because we’re there. Just like you, we’re a small business here in Madison, …

How Google+ helps SEO

How Google+ helps SEO Google Plus, or commonly referred to as Google+, can help your business be seen by more customers. It’s true, it has a smaller market share than the social media giant Facebook or Twitter, but the Google Plus proximity to the search engine makes it a social …

Keywords and SEO: The first step to front page of Google

The fundamental, basic element of good SEO is using the correct focus.  Keywords are the bits of information that allows Google and Bing to match up search queries with search results. Simply stated, well-planned keywords lead to a higher search ranking. I can talk for days about how to plan …

SEO ROI – Is My SEO Working?

Is My SEO working? As we all know, SEO takes time to work. We at JSX Design know that it’s a marathon, not a sprint. However, every business wants to know its Return on Investment (ROI), so if you’re in charge of improving your own Google ranking, you know you have …

How Google Apps can help your business

How Google Apps can help your business At JSX Design, we’re big fans of Google Apps. There are a number of reasons to choose Google Apps as opposed to a more widely prevalent office suite. We’re here today to give you a few reasons how Google Apps can help your business, …