The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines plagiarism as “the act of stealing or passing off (the ideas or writing of another) as one’s own, without crediting the source.” In other words, plagiarism is committing literary theft. And did you see what we did there? We said where the information came from, and […]

  

Web content today takes a variety of different forms. Your customers are not just expecting interesting and informative text. They want more. They’re looking for images and web videos that help to draw them into your material. This is especially important if you’re trying to explain how something works. Think […]

  

  Optimizing your website to attract search engine attention — a practice known as on-site search engine optimization — can be a complex process. However, following three simple steps can help improve your ranking, which may result in more visits to your site. Coastal Web Services is a local search […]

  

Web videos are yet another way to add new content to your website, to make it more interesting to Google, which of course places you higher in search results.  If you decide to write the text for your web video yourself, we’ve compiled some helpful hints to get you started: […]

  

Thu Mar 12  Content / Text Writer
How to Write a Blog     By Mike Parr

Blogs are an easy addition to your web marketing strategy. Blogs can help you get free traffic, engage your customers, and help you increase business. Writing blogs creates new content for your website, and Google LOVES new content. OK, so you’re busy. Blogging for small business might not seem like […]

  

Fri Jan 23  Content / Text Writer

First of all thank you for purchasing a new website! We really appreciate your business! Our goals is to complete your website within 60 days, but the reality is we can have your site done in most cases within 4 weeks if you send us all your text and pictures […]

  

Fri Jan 23  Content / Text Writer
WEB DESIGN DEFINITIONS     By Mike Parr

  Web Terms Coastal Web Services knows that web design terms can sound like a lot of mumbo jumbo. We break it down so it’s easy to understand what things like SEO, search engine optimization, web programming, and mobile web design can do to help you grow your business. Coastal […]

  

Thu Jan 22  Content / Text Writer

Using your logo and pictures on your web site personalizes your web site design to your business. High quality photos and logos enhance the look of your website. Dated photos and logos do just the opposite.   Common digital image formats are .jpeg ,(.jpg).gif, .png and .pdf.  Please refer to […]

  

Fri Nov 21  Content / Text Writer

DO Mine Your Recommendations People may already be saying nice things about your business, your products or you on other websites. If you find these tidbits, you can use them in your web marketing. Go through these sites like you’re panning for gold. Be ready to copy any nuggets you […]

  

Wed Nov 19  Content / Text Writer

A good web design and strong content will go a long way in getting potential customers to your web site. But some of the most powerful messages on your website don’t come from you; they come from your satisfied customers. Great customer testimonials tell people that your product or service […]