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What if the Internet Ran Out Of Space? IPv6

Jun 11, 2012

Imagine having a cell phone or mobile device that cannot get online. Imagine a computer than cannot get on the internet. Imagine a world without WiFi. No Hulu. No Facebook. No Pinterest. The internet becomes a hot commodity in a sort of apocalyptic adventure…in real life. If these scenarios sound […]

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3 Ways to Be More Efficient Online

Jun 6, 2012

Let’s face it. There’s a lot of information readily available to us via the internet. From business to personal we are bombarded with deals, news, information and tips. Running a business or being an expert in your field means having focus. How can you focus with so much information coming […]

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5 Elements Of A Great Website

May 31, 2012

At Baycentric we pride ourselves on being a leader in the world of web design by offering a variety of services not offered by other design firms. These services include SEO and SEM for small to medium sized businesses and website maintenance. We understand business is changing and that means […]

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Tumblr: The Best Kept Secret of Social Media

May 29, 2012

The recent buzz about Facebook and Wall Street has gotten us thinking about other social media sites offering similar – or dare we say better – value. Facebook in its infancy offered a way for students to connect and while growth is good, money talks. Facebook and LinkedIn, for example, […]

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A Business Blog With A Side Of Personality

May 23, 2012

It’s important for businesses to keep blogs these days. Blogs help to define who we are and what we do. But if you keep a very personal business blog you might not be serving the true interest of those who visit your site and read your blog. Because people will […]

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10 Tips For Improving Your Website

May 1, 2012

With thousands of websites competing for our attention, it’s important that those striving to have a great website make it stand out. There are many things you can do to make your website more readable, more interesting and more likely to provide real value to the visitor. Here are 10 […]

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5 Tips For Writing Blogs That Get Read, Remembered & Shared

Apr 5, 2012

We all know that blogging is important. Done right, it’s a solid method to brand yourself and bring potential customers to your website while giving them a better understanding of your company and product. But done wrong, blogging is a just a waste of time. Consider these five tips for […]

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Pin It: 10 Ways to use Pinterest for Your Business

Mar 14, 2012

Pinterest is a new and interesting way to share photos, ideas and life in general. It’s taken off nearly as quickly as Facebook and Twitter did. Pinterest is not just for people sharing home décor and fashion ideas; it can also be a powerful tool for businesses. Here are 10 ways […]

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Top 10 Reasons Why Businesses Should Blog

Feb 29, 2012

Not everyone is on the blogging bandwagon, but they should be. Business owners, in particular, should understand the value of blogging. Consider these top 10 reasons why blogging is important for a business. 1. Generate traffic Your business relies on traffic. Foot traffic is good, but driving traffic to a website […]

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Social Media: 5 Top Reasons Why Your Company Should Embrace It

Feb 15, 2012

Whether your company has embraced social media or shunned it, the hard-to-ignore reality is that social media is important, relevant and highly useful to individuals and companies of all sizes. Before you start with cries of not having enough time or energy, consider the top five reasons that social media […]

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8 Reasons To Use WordPress For Business Sites

Jan 25, 2012

WordPress is a well known, open source content management system that powers many different types of websites. If you’re looking for a SEO-friendly system for your business, here are the top 8 reasons why WordPress will benefit your website. 1. Content Management At its core, WordPress is a versatile content […]

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Jan 15, 2012

Baycentric would like to publically state that we strongly oppose the SOPA & PIPA (HR3261 & S968) bills that are currently being debated in congress. SOPA/PIPA authors and supporters insist the purpose for these bills is to prevent internet piracy. Yet with strict censorship rules along with copyright regulations, they […]

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Top 5 Reasons To Use MailChimp

Jan 4, 2012

As many of us know, emailing marketing can be a tediously time consuming yet necessary task that often requires some help, which is why there are a whole bunch of  reasons to go bananas for the evolution of MailChimp! Here are the top five. Ease of Use – You do […]

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Guide On Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Dec 22, 2011

SEO Also known as Search Engine Optimization, has become a popular tool for bloggers and website makers alike, but what exactly is SEO? Search engines work off specific keywords. When a person enters “cakes” into the search bar, Google recognizes websites that contain this keyword and compile a list of […]

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Flashback On Facebook With Timeline

Dec 16, 2011

The freshest feature on the 800 million member social network of Facebook is the new design which is appropriately called Timeline, and one of its main tasks is to track a member’s colorful history in one quick click. This recent remodel means that as of now, all of your pics […]

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Update All of Your Social Media with One Site

Dec 15, 2011

It’s time to update family, friends and coworkers on what is new with you, which is a rather tedious task. You log-in to Facebook, Twitter and now MySpace. Once you log-in you realize you have numerous messages and notifications that never came to your email. Worse, you can’t remember your […]

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The Wonderful World of WordPress 3.3

Dec 15, 2011

Once again, things have changed a little bit and undoubtedly for the better inside the ever advancing world of WordPress. Recent updates have made using this priceless program a possibility for practically anyone as it now offers extra easy and efficient tools to work with while still remaining a fantastic […]

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WordPress 3.2 Now Available!

Jul 4, 2011

Posted July 4, 2011 by Matt Mullenweg. Here in the U.S. we are observing Independence Day, and I can’t think of a more fitting way to mark a day that celebrates freedom than by releasing more free software to help democratize publishing around the globe. I’m excited to announce that WordPress […]

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WordPress 3.1 Released – Reinhardt

Feb 23, 2011

Posted February 23, 2011 by Matt Mullenweg. Filed under Releases. The long-awaited fourteenth release of WordPress is now available. WordPress 3.1 “Reinhardt” is named in honor of the jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. Version 3.1 is available for download, or you can update from within your dashboard. This release features a lightning fast redesigned […]

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Drupal 7.0 Release Notes

Drupal 7.0 Release Notes

Jan 5, 2011

Friendly and powerful: Drupal 7 We are proud to present to you our best work yet – Drupal 7, the friendly and powerful content management platform for building nearly any kind of website: from blogs and micro-sites to collaborative social communities. Features Flexible content Define custom fields that can be […]

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