Business

Making The Most of a Google Business Profile

Small business owners need to pay attention to their Google Business  profile. Given the power and reach of Google, having a business profile is like getting a desk somewhere at Google where you get to influence how people find your business. Some people don't even leave Google before they make a decision about your business. Done right, a Google Business Profile helps reach more potential customers by increasing online visibility. First, make sure that all of the information on your Google...

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Customer Feedback and B2B: It’s Still Essential

How many times a day does the topic of online toxicity and cancel culture come up? That boils down to reputation management and how a comment can be an asymmetrical attack-- an attack with no adequate defense. Some business have spiralled and crashed thanks to a spate of negative online reviews. This isn't uncommon for the B2C market, but business-to-business is not immune. Customer feedback is essential for B2B businesses for a number of reasons: Product or service improvement: Customer...

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8 Things To Consider TO Build A Successful Ecommerce Website

The pandemic pushed businesses away from the traditional models and accelerated the move to online first interactions. Ecommerce has changed the face of commerce. Despite that,  most ecommerce websites will still fail. Things to keep in mind when building a highly successful ecommerce website: User experience: A positive user experience is critical for the success of an ecommerce website. This includes making it easy for users to find and browse products, as well as making the checkout process...

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What Is Data Resiliency?

Data resiliency is about having your organization's data always available and accessible even in the face of unexpected business disruptions such as cyber attacks. It allows a business to keep a handle on the data, continue to use the data and assess the potential for unauthorized changes or destruction (aka data vandalism). It is important for an organization to achieve data resiliency in order to ensure that its data is protected against potential failures or disasters, such as hardware...

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WordPress Trends for 2023

It is difficult to accurately predict specific trends in WordPress design for 2023, as the field is constantly evolving and new trends and technologies are emerging all the time. However, here are a few general predictions for WordPress that developers may want to consider as they build and update sites in the coming year: Continued focus on user experience: User experience (UX) is likely to remain a top priority for WordPress developers in 2023, as more and more businesses recognize the...

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Porthole Solutions.com Acquired by Web321

We are proud to pick up the mantle of Porthole Solutions. Back in the day, they provided full service solutions. As they said it, back then: We provide full web services, including hosting and domain registration, and create custom designed websites that can be maintained by you depending on your needs. With advances in technology, it is easier than ever to have a professionally designed web presence to market your products and services to your clients in the most effective way possible....

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Indigenous Funding Options in BC

National Programs PacifiCan Jobs and Growth Fund  If you are working on a project for your business to transition to a green economy, foster an inclusive  recovery, become more competitive and create jobs for Canadians, you could get a contribution for up to 100% of the project’s cost. https://www.canada.ca/en/pacific-economic-development/services/funding/jobs-growth-fund.html  Natural Resources Canada Indigenous Forestry Initiative  Funding of up to $6.2 million available for period 2021-2023...

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