Top ten tips for getting visitors to your website

Search Engine Optimisation needs to be taken seriously if you want to bring a wider audience to your website.  There are three main areas to concentrate on – making your website visible to search engines, making your content attractive to your readers and circulating news of your posts far and wide.  There is overlap, but […]

Examples of FastNet Websites

Take a look at these FastNet designed websites. Click on the images to view the sites.   Community Group A community website including members pages, searchable databases and information area. Clonakilty Favour Exchange   Therapist An Art Therapist’s website introducing the practice and examples of work and contacts  Art Therapy West cork Musician Professional website […]

Search Engine Optimisation

Search Engine Optimisation is as ubiquitous and puzzling a term as APR, and potentially as fiddly and difficult as making puff pastry.  Why bother to give yourself a new headache when you don’t need to?  Well, its a bit like arranging a party but forgetting to tell people the address, or worse still, organising a fundraiser that nobody […]

Who Uses Social Media?

“We’ve all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the entire works of Shakespeare. Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true.” Robert Wilensky Why use social media?  Because so many other people already do. Social media, including twitter, Facebook, linkedin and stumbleupon are becoming more common, […]

How to make your own free website

There are many free website building tools, templates, hosts, and domains out there to start a website for free. So why don’t you?  They have their quirks and limitations, but most are excellent. Here is a quick guide to some of the best, reviewed and linked for you to try.  Read on. Where to start? […]