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11 Online Business Services (plus 2 bonuses)

Building a successful business is never easy, but there is absolutely no reason to make it any harder than it has to be. These eleven online services can take a lot of the repetitive work off your hands so you can focus on building success

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How Hubspot Can Deliver Better

Any developer bent on performance improvements can carry out the usual optimizations. I can address image optimization. I can move Google Fonts onto our own server. I can even make selective pages static to deliver content faster than possible from a CMS. The biggest issue is the bad expiries on the Hubspot scripts.

Ways Hubspot could address this:

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Six Mistakes In Our Campaign

Reprinted from http://www.flexiofthemonth.com/mistakes-in-our-campaign-2/2012/06/ A lot of you have been curious as to why we were unable to reach our funding goal in order to begin our flexi-disc singles club. Admittedly, I wasn’t 100% sure either, but after some...

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Q&A: Why do I need to use Headless CMS?

“Regular” CMS builds the HTML at the same time it builds the dynamic content. Headless has a largely static foundation of HTML that pulls in the dynamic elements from CMS data. There is so much formatting in current era HTML, so the expensive part of a page load is the themed page. Going headless means the expensive part of the load becomes less expensive as it’s static; and the important content comes in via an AJAX call.

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Q&A: What is the use of the @ symbol in PHP?

The @ symbol says to execute the function, but do not pause and wait for its execution before proceeding. PHP uses this as an error control operator. When prepended to a function or expression in PHP, any error messages that might be generated by that expression will be ignored.

It’s really handy when the script goes to request something from a remote source (eg. file_get_contents() ). It’s not actually multi-threading the application execution, but it does prevent it from tripping over the delay in execution.

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How To Design A Website That’s Good For Business

In an online world, your website is your business identity; it’s not just your predominant marketing tool, it’s who you are. Whether people are looking for a job, a new business relationship, or just a product to purchase, your website is the first place they go to discover who they may be dealing with. Your site has to convey your vision in a way that makes you stand out from all your competitors; and it needs to do so in seconds.

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Drupal 6 to WordPress

If Drupal isn’t your cup of tea, maybe you’d prefer Wordpress? People baffled by the complexity and performance issues of Drupal take to Wordpress.
What if your site is already in Drupal and you don’t want to remake all of those pages and links?

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