How to Leverage Browser Caching by Adding Expire Headers

Browser CachingReducing the number and size of informational transactions between a visitor’s web browser and your site is a significant element of fast, efficient performance, even more so during the holiday shopping season. A first time visitor to your site may have to make many HTTP requests to access all of a site’s components. Expire headers also help reduce image sizes and control caching to cut down on transactions and stop redundant transactions from piling up. This article will explain how to add expire headers to your .htaccess file, thus improving the performance of your website, based on Google’s and Yahoo’s recommended guidelines.

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Importance of having your own Domain Name and how it works for your business.

When it comes to searching for information, the most common approach for people is to go on the Internet and search for mostly anything online using a search engines such as Google, Bing, Yahoo, and etc. to find information about a particular subject. Most people are interested in checking out a specific website such as www.movies.com. Almost everything you see on the internet has a web address, which identifies the location of specific web page on the Internet such as http://www.usajobs.gov. Before we discuss how to register for a domain, we will discuss what a domain name is and how it works then we will explain how to own your own domain for your business needs.  Continue reading Importance of having your own Domain Name and how it works for your business.

Products and Services that Google is offering for the customers.

People love to have their favorite apps on their devices (mobile phones and/or tablets) and on their computer even if they want to search and find something in few minutes rather than just going through Yellow Pages or calling 411 to ask for directions to certain place. Most people have common apps stored on their devices for instance they may want to know what the forecast going to be today in that particular city, if they want to play Angry Birds, check business emails or check for traffic updates. Continue reading Products and Services that Google is offering for the customers.

Why people should switch from Internet Explorer 8 to Internet Explorer 9?

Many people are familiar with Internet Explorer when it was first created in early 90s. The purpose of upgrading to each version is to promote the browser by improving the features in order to be more efficient and make it more useful for people to use Internet Explorer.  If you want to be able to browse faster on the Internet, have a more secure  browser, then the first step is to have the latest operating system that is still supported by Microsoft (Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2) for your PC.(1).  Keeping the browser up-to-date will be your best option if you are using any of the operating systems. The best thing about upgrading Internet Explorer is that it is free to download as long you meet the requirements on your basic operating system. Continue reading Why people should switch from Internet Explorer 8 to Internet Explorer 9?

Why Mock-ups for custom design are bad for a business?

How many times have you told someone that you wanted them to custom design some product such as a house, website, etc. that can be done your way with certain features and aesthetics? Later, it turns out it wasn’t done at all the way you expected. In these cases, this can be the result of what is called a mock-up being presented, which can lead to expecting something with certain assumptions of quality and specific details, but then it turns out too generic or does not fit to your needs, goals, or standards at all. Mock-ups are very common, and are also the reason why businesses complain often about “Why they don’t get the results they want the first time around?”. Mock-ups are commonly used in a custom design situation with the intent to show a graphical version of what appears to be the final or nearly final product. Continue reading Why Mock-ups for custom design are bad for a business?

Why more companies are switching over from 3G to 4G network on Androids?

Some people don’t know what the difference is between 3G and 4G. Many may ask the question, “Why is 4G better then 3G?” People want faster downloads, access Wi-Fi instead of paying for their Data plan every month as well as stream music and videos faster. The cool thing is that people can multitask whenever they are talking to their friends or boss over the phone while at the same time using MapQuest to get directions to their favorite restaurant for a lunch meeting for instance. Overall, choosing a network may depend on what type of business you have; moreover, what your business needs. Continue reading Why more companies are switching over from 3G to 4G network on Androids?