3 Tips for Using Rapid Application Development (RAD) Tools

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Software engineers love to write code. Give a software engineer a tool that writes the code for them, and they will come up with a million reasons why they should hand code the application instead. While hand-coded software can be more readable and elegant and meet the company’s coding standard, developing the application can take a lot more time and money. Today, more and more rapid application development tools are available to help software engineers build their applications faster and at a lower cost. This post will explore several tips for successfully using rapid application development (RAD) tools to develop

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Pro tips on saving family photos — before your laptop or back-up crash

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Here I lecture you all the time about properly storing and organizing all that matters, so it’s safe and accessible. This week, the joke’s on me.

My oldest daughter is about to get married. As a surprise, I wanted to create a slideshow using one of those digital frames with alternating pictures of her and her fiancé as they grew up, then met. (Publishing this won’t ruin the surprise. My kids never read my column.)

I took the plunge into the family photos thinking the worst part would be facing myself when I sported fewer wrinkles and pounds, when I

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10 Tips for Securing Your Home Wi-Fi Network

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Take a moment to think about the devices connected to your Wi-Fi network — laptops, phones, tablets, smartwatches. Now consider the data stored on those devices. Credit card numbers, bank records, login credentials and other personal and private information may be there and potentially accessible by hackers if your network is compromised.

Home network hacking happens all too frequently. In fact, internet crime cost people more than $6.9 billion in 2021, and while phishing and scams contributed to the losses, personal data breaches were also a significant factor. A secure home network will help reduce the risk of getting hacked

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Get More Website Traffic with These 10 SEO and Digital Marketing Tips

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Today’s consumers turn to online search engines for a huge variety of needs and queries. So it makes sense for businesses to optimize their website and content for these platforms. Whether you already have a solid SEO strategy or are just getting started, there’s always room for improvement. Here are some top SEO tips from members of the online small business community.



Try These Link Building Strategies to Increase Traffic

Incoming links to your website can direct additional traffic and help with SEO. But you don’t have as much control over these links as you do over outgoing ones. Luckily,

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Franchisors Share Tips to Improve Digital Marketing Results | Franchise Technology

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The digital marketing environment is growing increasingly complex and competitive as companies angle for top search spots on Google.


Local marketing today looks a lot more digital and a lot more competitive than it did just a few years ago. While it’s still all about visibility, the work has shifted from posting up an eye-catching billboard in the sky to putting a click-catching link, button or ad online.

The digitized local marketing world is always evolving, and that’s especially true of the past two years amid the coronavirus pandemic. When everyone went online with their local marketing, and more eyeballs,

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5 Content Creation Tips Successful Digital Marketing Agencies Use

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Content creation is the foundation of any successful digital marketing campaign, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy.

The best digital marketing agencies have a few tricks up their sleeves to ensure their content is engaging, relevant, and optimized for search engines, social media platforms, and email.

Here are some content creation tips from the pros:

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Write a Strong Headline

The average person only has a few seconds to decide if the content they are about to read is worth their time.

Writing a headline that immediately grabs the reader with interesting information or a question is so

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