Domain Name Selection Tips

Domain Name Selection Tips Part of what we do – aside from online copy writing – is consult on all things textual and contextual, as it relates to websites and web marketing.  Part of this involves domain name consulting services; or, in layman’s terms, choosing an Internet address. Although there’s no hard and fast rule as to what makes a great domain name, common sense should rule. And sometimes, it even does. A few domain name selection rules that will help you in [...]

Google Now Indexes Web Content in Flash Files

As of June 30th, Google has the ability to crawl Flash More to the point, it has learned to index text – including URL’s – embedded in Flash files. Google says that it “has been working on a new algorithm for indexing textual content in Flash files of all kinds, from Flash menus, buttons and banners, to self-contained Flash websites.” Prior to this enhancement, websites developed in Flash, including web content embedded in Flash files, were invisible to Google and other search [...]

Web Writing Blues

I’ve been writing web content & copy for years and have built a career around it.  Like most web ventures, the barrier to entry is low and web writing is no different. Anyone that’s blogged or been published online can claim to be a web writer.  Really, all you need is an Internet connection, basic grasp of language, publishing credit and voila!  You’re a web writer. In similar fashion, anyone with knowledge of HTML or (dare I say it) FrontPage, can claim to [...]

A Leading Website Design Company in Toronto

Welcome!   This being my first blog entry, I thought it only fitting to write about the Toronto web design company that did such a fine job making my vision a reality - Silentblast Interactive.   Having worked in different aspects of web design and development over the years, I had come across Silentblast Interactive while writing web copy for a Toronto client.  Silentblast's web artistry and SEO friendly web design impressed me from the start, with web designs that were elegant and sophisticated, yet easy to [...]