Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Internet Technologies, Methodologies, Mobility

Replatforming Access to Something Mobile/Web-ish…

In my last blog entry, I looked at www.wavemaker.com as a possible replacement for Access databases that were built outside of the IT infrastructure. In this post, I will go over some of the steps necessary for IT to take ownership of these little unsupported applications that have become mission critical and re-platform them into the IT infrastructure.

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By Duane Colley on Jul 29, 2013 11:19:47 AM
Internet Technologies

Organic SEO Growth

First step to Organic SEO Growth - Keywords

It is unrealistic to expect a new website to receive thousands of hits within its first couple of months of life unless you want to pay for it through pay-per-click advertising.  Doing so can be costly and will drain your marketing budget faster than you can say “conversion.”  A proper website looks to increase its organic hits through proper keyword usage.   So when you get those emails promising the number one spot in Google in a matter of days you should just delete them.  Yes, you may very well hit the number one spot, but likely only for a couple of days before you get penalized for black-hat SEO practices and disappear from Google completely.

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By Duane Colley on Feb 27, 2012 9:24:00 AM
Internet Technologies

SEO for the Developer

Search Engine Optimization is critical for any website’s organic search results and starts before the first line of code is written for a new website. While great content will always be king with respect to SEO it is nothing without the proper support of a website that ensures that content goes into the right places and is easily accessible.

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By Duane Colley on Oct 10, 2011 3:00:03 AM