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Constant Contact Email Marketing

Constant Contact Email Marketing

Build Your Email Contact List! One of the best ways to build your business is to build an email list of your clients. If you’re not doing this yet, you need to right away. When you have a list of customers that want to get information from you sent to their inbox, that’s gold! One …

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Webstix Needs FTP Access

FTP Access We’re happy to start working on a project with you. We will need FTP access to your website (what is FTP access?) in order to grab files, post new files or do whatever else is necessary. Here is what we need: FTP host name FTP username FTP password webroot path (optional – we …

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What is FTP Access?

What is FTP Access?

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) for Website Access FTP stands for “File Transfer Protocol” – does that answer your question? Of course not – that’s geek speak. That is what it is though – it’s a protocol for transferring files. Files for your website sit on a web server. That server is always on the Internet …

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How to Do a Force Refresh

How to Do a Force Refresh

The Short Answer: To force refresh a page on your desktop computer, Do a SHIFT + Reload Hold down the SHIFT key and click the Reload button in your browser at the same time. The Long Answer: When changes are made to a web page, often web developers will have to update the same files …

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Copying and Pasting from Word

Copying and Pasting from Word

Sanitizing Text When Working on Websites Copying and pasting from Microsoft Word is a well known problem using any CMS (WordPress, Joomla, etc.). This issue seems to come up a lot so we’ll explain it here and give you ways to make sure it does not happen. Sanitize Formatted Text Before Pasting When you copy …

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E-Newsletter Management

E-Newsletters and Your Website Offering an e-newsletter on your website is a great idea – probably a better idea than you think, too! E-newsletters are quickly becoming the easiest and most effective way to market. We’re not talking about sending “spam,” but rather sending your website visitors valuable information. Imagine! Every week, month or quarter …

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