Adding Geo Location Tags in RapidWeaver

Office Geo Location

Geo Location Tags (or Geo Tags) are topographical markers (longitude and latitude) that identify your website’s geographical location. In other words, they show search engines where your business is physically located. In my opinion they’re not extremely important when you compare them to directories like Google Places that actually require you to verify your existence at the location by mailing you a postcard with a code – obviously the search engines will trust those addresses more. However, they are still recommended by search engines and do play a role in the growing amount of online tools, such as mobile apps. […]


RapidWeaver Manual – 2nd Edition

RapidWeaver Manual

2nd Edition is out for PDF Soon to be released on Kindle, EPUB, and iBooks – so if you’d rather have one of those versions then hold on (not much longer). If you are a previous customer of the 1st Edition you’ll get a big discount in your e-mail soon too. If you are a previous customer of any of our other products you’ll be getting a discount too – 30% Off (this will launch soon). As always, I love feedback. The 2nd version was dramatically influenced by user feedback and requests and I plan on making more minor updates to […]


Typography: Font Tools & Recommendations

Font Squirrel - Commercial Free Fonts

There’s no questioning it, typography is a huge issue in web design. Actually, this is really of little surprise considering its importance in all published materials throughout history, though more significantly in the last century. A choice of font can be used to emphasize things, to convey volume and mood, to look professional or friendly. These days typography is becoming more of an art than ever before as well – many artists turn to it to display their expressions. Friendly HEADLINE Consider these two very familiar fonts, Verdana & Times New Roman, which can convey very different feelings basic on […]


Search Engine Optimization Tools

Majestic SEO - Backlink Sitemap Research

In the world of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) not only does Google write the rules, but they also give away a ton of powerful and free tools. I’m not going to go into great detail about each one, but they are all worth your time and will help you out in extreme ways when conducting any SEO campaign. Google’s Keywords Tool – designed for AdWords this tool can also be used to find how much keywords are searched for each month. Google Analytics – powerful analytic tracking and data to show how users interact with your website. Google Webmaster Tools – Offering additional […]


Commercial Free Images, Photos & Textures

Stockton

Photography We do often purchase stock photos from professionals at a variety of sites, such as Big Stock though often you can find some great free goodies out there. For Photos the best Commercial Free place to look is Flickr, though you can’t just go there and start looking or it will be impossible to sort through everything that is commercial free and not commercial free. The trick is to utilize the Flickr: Advanced Search option. When on that page navigate to the bottom and locate the “Creative Commons” section and check all the boxes that apply (I usually select them all). Note that […]


Improving Your Coding Skills

Lynda.com Online Tutorials

To find resources to help improve your coding is not difficult on the internet these days – fact it’s hard not to find your answers in many cases. You can find blogs and forums from just about any web design topic such as HTML, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript or even more advanced topics like MySQL and PHP. Over time I’ve found a hand full that are my personal favorites and that I’d like to recommend if you are a RapidWeaver user who wants to sharpen their coding skills. RapidWeaver is great software for users who want to avoid having to know […]