Do You Use Email Signatures?
Have you set up your outgoing email's SIGNATURE? -- it is a great way to promote your website! Add a Signature to ALL email you send, by adding a couple of lines at the bottom, like this:
Best Painter in Mexico!
If you use Outlook you can set this up by selecting TOOLS - OPTIONS - MAIL FORMAT - SIGNATURE PICKER and then EDIT -- add your signature information and click OK and ALL your emails will be sent out with your signature information!
Search Engine Update
FLASH sites -- How to Avoid Search Engine Roadblocks...
If you have a FLASH website or you are thinking about putting one online, then this is important information about getting listed in the search engines....
May 1, 2002 article in Traffick explains "search engines are not currently indexing Flash, and can't read the information contained within the Flash. This means that all of the important information, or an entire category of your site that is built with Flash is not readable by the search engines and therefore not able to be indexed."
The article explains the importance of having HTML content available for spiders and robots to read and index. It also offers some tips on the proper use of FLASH.....
There is a proper way to use Flash on a website and a very bad way to use Flash. If you are going to use Flash, there are a few things to remember when designing or building your site.....
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