Website Tips from the Boston Web Co

Boston Web Co has a New Look! Our new website is up and running, and its loaded with lots of bells and whistles. I wanted to showcase what can be done these days with animations. Check it out and let me know what you think. I wanted to share three things to look for...

Is your website Smartphone Friendly?

Its been a while since I tried to prod you to update your website. Well, it’s only getting worse out there…more than half of website traffic is from mobile devices and tablets. If your site is not smart phone friendly (responsive), you could be losing...

SSL – Do I Need It?

SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer, and is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted connection between you and a web server. Your credit card  information must be encrypted or else it’s at risk for being stolen. The url starts with...

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Once you have a website, how do you let people know about it? SEO! Well, you need to start thinking about that before you start adding your content. Do some Google searching using the key words you think people looking for a business like yours will use. When you...

Emails – Which Protocol is for you and your Smartphone?

Now that you receive emails on your smartphones as well as your computer(s), I want to update you on what you need to know about the two main protocols, and how to decide which one to use. IMAP or POP3? Most of you are using POP3, which simply downloads the email from...