Your Guide to the Discontinuation of Google Business Sites

Google recently announced the discontinuation of its Business Site service, leaving entrepreneurs with a new task to add to their New Year’s goals: find another solution for their small business website. In an email sent to Google Business Profile account holders, the tech giant revealed that websites created through the Google Business Profiles feature would … Read more

Can I Build My Own Website?

Have you Thought About Building Your Website By Yourself? People often ask us: Can I build my own website? We always answer: Absolutely, you can! Popular website builders like Squarespace and Wix have made DIY websites easier than ever. You can usually find templates to use so you don’t have to start from scratch. There … Read more

Website 101 Series: How to Get A Domain Name

Ferguson Computers’ Website 101 series is meant to empower entrepreneurs, small businesses, and website owners to make informed decisions about their business website. Before you can build your business website, you need to choose a domain name. A domain name is what people type in their browser’s address bar to access a website. For example, … Read more

What Is WordPress?

If you’ve been using the internet for a while and are looking to start your website, you may have heard about the popular content management system called WordPress.   Having been around since 2003, WordPress has gained a large following and a great reputation. It’s intuitive, user-friendly, simple, and flexible for anyone who wants to customize … Read more

Best Web Hosting for Small Businesses

When shopping around for a web host, it can be difficult to distinguish the facts from the marketing hype. While plenty of hosts boast about their resources, guarantees, and prices, it’s important to look beyond what they’re saying and focus on what they’re actually offering.  However, choosing a web host can be a daunting task, … Read more

Scaling Your Small Business Website

The number one challenge that small business owners face is scaling their businesses. You’ve built a website; you’ve got the basics covered — a beautiful design that reflects your business, an easy-to-use navigation system, and a clear call-to-action at the top of each page. But how do you make it grow?  The first step to … Read more