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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-09

How to get ready for Accessibility with Aria

With the recent increase of focus on making sure that websites are accessible to those who have disabilities, it is important as a business owner to make sure your website meets the legal requirements in order to avoid costly lawsuits.
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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-09

Boost Your traffic in 2020, the Best ways to increase Website Traffic

Everyone knows how valuable traffic is to get new customers online, in this post, I am going to go over some of the hottest tips in increasing your website's traffic in 2020.   You will also get a chance to see in a follow-up post just how much these tactics are increasing traffic to my own blog.

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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-06

Making Sense of Cache in Drupal 8

Are you having trouble with cache on your Drupal 8 site? In this post, we go over some of the most common challenges you can face when configuring page caching for Drupal 8.
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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-05

Controlling Views Access with Custom Plugins

Have a special case where you need a more advanced way to control access to a view? Enter custom plugins for views access. In this article, we take a look at how to create some custom access handling for views.
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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-05

How to stop annoying Drupal bugs!

Owning a Drupal site gives you access to powerful tools for managing content, selling products/services, and many other things. It can also bring with it several challenges that can make managing a drupal site frustrating to those not familiar with the platform, we share some tips today to solve these common issues.
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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-04

A better way to get started using Mautic

If you are looking to get started using mautic, then you may have a hard time finding documentation that you can make sense of. In this guide, we will go over how to get your Mautic site setup and how to start using it to generate leads that convert into customers.
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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-12-02

How to Lead a Successful Drupal Team

There are probably many things that can scare a web developer, but close to the top of that list would probably be something like, "You should be the Team lead for this project."

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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-11-15

Launch your website without the stress

All of the products and sites I have launched over the years have one thing in common, they were all delivered differently, and after having the chance to look at all of them, I would love to reveal the one step-by-step guide to ruling them all.  Unfortunately, what I have discovered is that it cannot exist. That is because as unique as people are, so too are websites.

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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-08-06

The Pros of Going Open Source

Open Source projects embrace many of the same strong values that also help successful businesses grow and scale.  Collaboration, Transparency, Community, and commitment to quality solutions helps make many Open Source projects as good or better than their SaaS or Enterprise alternative.  This makes changing over to using Open Source tools have a lot of weight behind it, but how to you go about the process of deciding what Open Source project i

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Posted by: Chris McIntosh Posted on: 2019-08-04

Increase Sales with Contextual Commerce

Personalizing websites to a user's needs and wants has been around for a while, this technology can be seen in action on almost all of the major online stores.  It has not been easy for startups, small businesses, or entrepreneurs to leverage this same technology without spending an excessive amount of time and money on developers who many not always be able to deliver the seamless experience they are looking for.

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