July 31, 2014
An article about the 5 essential steps that every small business should take in creating a presence on the web.
July 30, 2014
A recent Inc.com article gave plenty of statistics indicating the need for all businesses (even small/local businesses) to invest in online marketing.
May 22, 2014
Google recently released an update under the guise of Panda 4.0 to improve Search Engine Results Page user experience. Here's what you need to know about this update.
April 28, 2014
Over the weekend, Microsoft Corp rushed to fix a bug in the popular web browser, Internet Explorer, after being informed by a security firm that “Hackers may have already exploited it in attacks on some U.S. Companies.”.
April 21, 2014
Here at Ohio Connect, we don't care too much for bugs. Software bugs, bed bugs, bugs the CIA might have placed in our office - we don't approve of any of them. So when we heard about the "Heartbleed" bug that has affected many major websites we wanted to check if any of our customers who host websites with us were affected. We are pleased to report that none of our customers were affected by this security...
January 17, 2014
On January 9th 2014, our Lead Developer Steve DiFranco gave a presentation about the "Do's and Don'ts" of Search Engine Optimization and Social Media Marketing. We had an opportunity to meet a good number of you at the seminar that was put on by the Better Business Bureau and answer a few of your questions.
September 18, 2013
Smartphones are becoming the new norm for accessing the internet. The multipurpose "smartphone" is replacing the old-school one-trick-phones and this change is influencing how Americans view the web. As such, businesses' web pages need to change as well. Here are some things to consider for your businesses web page and why you should have a mobile version.
July 10, 2013
With so many different Internet marketing options, which one will provide the best return for your company?
March 15, 2013
A few months ago we posted an article that referenced Google's initiative to begin ignoring the META keyword tag. Within the past few months, we've received an update from Bing regarding their views of the META keyword tag.
December 13, 2012
If you've ever been advised about building or optimizing your website, you've likely heard about META data and the need for them. Well, things have changed on the Internet (big surprise) and you should be aware of the current value of META keywords.
November 30, 2012
We have received several questions regarding an alleged bill which many businesses have been receiving in the mail from DNS Services. THIS IS NOT LEGITIMATE!
July 27, 2012
How many apps do you have on your smartphone? If that's an unwieldy number today, expect it to slim down considerably in the future.
March 15, 2012
Ohio Connect has recently been authorized by Google as a support provider for Google Apps!
February 1, 2012
A great article relating to the trends on the Internet from 2011.
November 21, 2011
Answers to questions about keywords for search engine optimization and how to find the right people to help you grow your startup.
November 21, 2011
You may not know what they're called, but you've probably noticed the unusual square-shaped bar codes popping up all over the place. They're better known as QR codes.
July 14, 2011
Facebook provides an API which allows developers to customize websites based on Facebook data. Today we developed a custom plug-in for one of our customers, displaying their Facebook wall directly on their website.
March 8, 2011
This week we became the first web development firm to join the Cleveland BBB "Get Noticed" Program.
February 3, 2011
Google Apps is amazing, but if you are setting up your administrator account and there is an existing Google Account for that username, you may be stuck as we were. Here's how to resolve your problem.
November 10, 2009
Ohio Connect announced today that it has received Better Business Bureau (BBB) accreditation.
August 26, 2009
We are proud to announce that one of our long-time customers, Rachel Daniel of Synergy Marketing Strategy & Research, Inc., will complete her doctorate at CASE's Weatherhead School of Management this coming May. She is currently conducting research to address the issue of trust in Northeast Ohio's industries and firms. We believe the subject of her dissertation "trust" is extremely important to our region's economy and to small businesses.