Google Voice And The iPhone

Google Voice And The iPhone

Posted on 2nd, March 2012 11:24 AM by Spencer Hill

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I get a $185 monthly bill from AT&T for data & voice usage on the two iPhones my wife and I use. I miss Cricket. I have no complaints about the quality of service I receive from AT&T. But, since I work from my home office, I use my Google Voice account to send and […]


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Facebook Business Pages With Timeline View

Posted on 29th, February 2012 2:10 PM by Spencer Hill

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As you may have heard, Facebook is revising the way Business Pages work so they utilize the timeline view. You can read more about what exactly is changing, how it will look, and how to interact with it on Facebook. But we wanted to highlight the key changes we’ve identified and what we can do […]


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How to install the Android SDK onto Apple’s OS X Lion

Posted on 8th, February 2012 12:50 PM by Spencer Hill

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I had difficulty finding straightforward instructions on how to install the Google Android SDK onto Apple’s OS X Lion so I could test websites. Eventually I merged the instructions provided by this Ben Hedrington with the instructions provided on the official Google Android SDK page and was successful. So I’ve written revised instructions below for Apple’s […]


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Mobile Theme Development

Posted on 4th, January 2012 2:54 AM by Spencer Hill

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Mobile website designs are increasing in value. Because there is so little visual “real estate” on a mobile device, design teams are forced to focus on what’s most important about a website. As a result, mobile visitors find themselves accessing it more often then the desktop versions and businesses see increased sales in the emphasized areas as a result.


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What is website hosting and why do you need it?

Posted on 1st, January 2010 11:08 AM by Spencer Hill

Posted in: New Products or Services, Web Hosting

Some of our clients are unfamiliar with the terms “host” and “server”. We’ve written this article to help explain that.   The Internet is, essentially, a series of computers connected via wires or satellite. Just like calling someone on your phone connects you directly to them, visiting a website on the Internet is connecting to […]


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Beta Stage Expectations

Posted on 1st, September 2005 5:00 PM by Spencer Hill

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What is the Beta stage in website development? If you have employed us for Website Development services your project will have a variety of phases. And one of those phases is called the Beta phase. This document was written to help clarify what you should expect from this phase.   Beta, in development, means that […]


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Client Obligations Checklist

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This article outlines essential things we need from our clients.   General If you have not already had an exploratory call we’ll need you to pick a date and time for one. The topics discussed will vary, depending on the types of services you are employing us for, but generally it’s a time for us […]


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