Making your website readable

Before you even pick the colors for your website or design the layout of your home page, you should understand how people read on the web. Just as the Internet has drastically changed the way people shop and communicate, it has also altered how we read. Our brains respond differently when reading text on a […]

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The Evolution of WordPress (Infographic)

From its origins in 2003, WordPress has evolved from an open-source publishing platform to the most popular Content Management System on the web with over 70 million websites. The transformation has been nothing short of astonishing. WordPress has recommended Bluehost for web hosting since 2005. We’ve designed our servers to run WordPress like a dream. It has […]

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How To Assess Your Web Hosting Needs

A website is often the first point of contact between potential customers and your business. Whether it is simply a landing page with contact information or a more complicated site that interacts with users, a good website can build consumer confidence and increase your sales. An accurate assessment can help you get the services you […]

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How To Use Landing Pages

Landing pages are an essential piece of any well-crafted, effective inbound marketing strategy. Think of these pages as landing pads for the numerous prospects that visit your website. Whether you’re looking to generate leads, sell products, or collect data, landing pages are where the visitor conversion occurs. To get the most out of your landing […]

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The Art of Brand Architecture (Infographic)

Your brand is the hallmark of your business. It lets customers know what your business values and what it delivers—it creates a relationship between your business and your customers. Because of this, building your brand in today’s marketplace is essential for success. Find out what brand architecture is and why it matters.

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How To Beef Up Your Social Media Strategy in 5 Simple Steps

Your business is savvy. You have a Facebook page, a Twitter account, a Google+ page, even a Pinterest board, all well-stocked with relevant content, optimized for the particular platform upon which they appear. In this imaginary scenario, your social media efforts are making hay, but beating the competition means getting creative. With your loftiest goals […]

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New Bluehost Domain Registration Interface

Like we’ve mentioned before, our Bluehost control panel is never stagnant. We’re always working to improve every aspect of it and make it better and easier to use for our customers. Our latest effort is the new domain registration interface. The new interface makes it easy to search for and register new domains, register domains […]

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Small Business E-Commerce Evolution (Infographic)

To run a successful business in today’s market, there’s no question you need a website that allows your customers to buy your products and services online. There are several options for setting up an e-commerce store via your website. This infographic explains the evolution of e-commerce for small businesses and outlines important points for business […]

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How To Write a Winning Blog Post in 20 Minutes or Less

The Internet is getting full. That’s not to say that data centers are filling up or available URLs are running out, only that the available attention that can be given to content on the Internet is wearing thin. Yet the arms race continues, translating into busier writing schedules and heavier competition for attention. Fortunately, there’s […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Effective Website Planning

Websites are complex, dynamic, living creations. Every change, every addition of content or inclusion of functionality requires a solid base from which to work. The result of failing to recognize this need can be lost hours, frustrated customers, and pounding headaches. Organizing your efforts and planning your work ahead of time will not only benefit […]

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