The thing I enjoy the most about being an online business owner is this: Nobody can take away what I have built with SBI! - John Shank, SBI! member since 2003
The Gift of SBI! – Growing a Local Business

The Gift of SBI: Growing a Local Business

Jeannine just opened her new fitness center in her hometown. She’s got a great location near the business district, so she’ll attract clients before and after work and during lunch breaks. She has a small list of contacts she’s been working for referrals, and she has a Facebook page.… Read more

Creating Your Site Structure – Tiers Without Tears

Creating Your Site Structure - Tiers Without Tears

During DAY 3 of the SBI! Action Guide, following SiteSell’s online business building process, all of your brainstorming sessions have helped you settle on a Site Concept.

Your Master Keyword List (MKL) is bursting with potential topics to write about. Now, it’s time to develop your site’s “Content Blueprint.”

As the Action Guide recommends, the most effective way to organize all of the pages relating to your topic is by using a 3-tier structure.… Read more

Key Benefits of Using a WordPress Theme Framework

Key Benefits of Using a WordPress Theme Framework

Fortunately for most of us, the days of hand-coding an entire website from scratch ended when WordPress was launched and the concept of a “theme” was introduced. A WordPress theme controls both the functionality and the stylistic features of a website.… Read more

4 Key Tactics The Pros Use To Boost Their WordPress Success

4 Key Tactics The Pros Use To Boost Their WordPress Success
People ask me all the time how to improve their WordPress sites, and typically I hear these same 4 pleas for help.

1.) What Can I Do To Get More TrafficTo My Site?

One of the most popular WP plugins is Yoast, and it’s recommended simply because it’s a great plugin, and it can help with the SEO settings that can affect the amount of traffic coming to your site.… Read more

WordPress Themes and Frameworks – An Introduction

WordPress Themes and Frameworks - An Introduction

Choosing a theme for your site is fairly straightforward, if you’re aware of a few things. This article discusses how to make choosing and customizing your theme as simple as possible.

Choosing Your Theme

Be informed before diving into the deep end of theme research.… Read more

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