Don Charisma http://doncharisma.com because anything's possible with Charisma Wed, 04 Mar 2020 19:55:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.8.4 58092151 How To Survive A Denial Of Service (DDOS) Attack On A WordPress Site http://doncharisma.com/2015/09/16/how-to-survive-a-denial-of-service-ddos-attack-on-a-wordpress-site/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-to-survive-a-denial-of-service-ddos-attack-on-a-wordpress-site Wed, 16 Sep 2015 19:57:47 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1115 My business partner called me a few months ago. “We’ve been hacked” he said, and “the hosting company has shut down our hosting account”. Wow I thought, it can happen to us … Hackers can really make you have a bad day ! It took a couple of weeks to fully resolve the problems, and […]

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Getting The WordPress Sela Theme To Look Like The Demo http://doncharisma.com/2015/04/08/getting-the-wordpress-sela-theme-to-look-like-the-demo/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=getting-the-wordpress-sela-theme-to-look-like-the-demo Wed, 08 Apr 2015 05:32:05 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1037 For a professional web designer setting up a WordPress theme is relatively painless task. For other mere mortals, it can be fiddly and frustrating to say the least. I’m posting this because I feel the documentation for the Sela theme lets it down a little, insofar, it doesn’t actually explain how to setup the Front […]

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5 Reasons Why You Need A Professional Web Designer http://doncharisma.com/2015/03/16/5-reasons-why-you-need-a-professional-web-designer/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=5-reasons-why-you-need-a-professional-web-designer Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:33:39 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1051 Have you been struggling to build a great website? Web design has become much simpler over the years, but this article will give you 5 reasons why you need the services of a professional web designer. Without a well designed website, your business could be losing money. Don Charisma will work with you to create a website that your customers will want to go back to.

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How 9 Colours Can Change Your Website http://doncharisma.com/2015/01/12/how-9-colours-can-change-your-website/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-9-colours-can-change-your-website Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:52:19 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1145 Colours are very important and might not be chosen purely for aesthetic reasons. They can have real psychological affects – they can affect how we feel, our mood, energy level and ultimately if we are more likely to part with our money. So the overall colour scheme you use for your website can make a […]

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9 SEO Tips To Get Listed On Google Local http://doncharisma.com/2014/11/28/9-seo-tips-to-get-listed-on-google-local/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=9-seo-tips-to-get-listed-on-google-local Fri, 28 Nov 2014 19:18:55 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1147 Search Engine Optimisation – Love it or hate it, it's a necessity for getting your website found amongst the other thousands of sites like yours on the internet. There are many businesses that simply don't need to be found on the other side of the planet. How many of you rely on local customers in a limited area? Why waste money so your local plumbing / building / electrician company can be found in America when your trade will not travel more than 50 miles from your London base?
Google and the other search engines recognise that people are looking for local businesses and have altered their algorithms accordingly. If you want to give your business an advantage in the local marketplace, then follow these tips, or just get in touch with the doncharisma.com team.

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Why Choosing The Right Brand Name IS Crucial For SEO http://doncharisma.com/2014/09/19/why-chosing-the-right-brand-name-is-crucial-for-seo/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=why-chosing-the-right-brand-name-is-crucial-for-seo Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:09:12 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1149 What’s in a name? Rather a lot it would seem. Think of a product you purchase or use on a regular basis. You know by the name alone what the product is and its use to you. When you hear the name you know what it means for no other reason than you are familiar […]

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Why Choose WordPress for Web Development ? http://doncharisma.com/2014/07/04/why-choose-wordpress-for-web-development/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=why-choose-wordpress-for-web-development Fri, 04 Jul 2014 08:19:40 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=936 In a nutshell – cost, time and ease of use. Development of a website using WordPress is quick (compared to older methods), because of it’s modular nature, and is therefore relatively inexpensive. Once operational it’s a very very easy system for the website operators (probably you !) to use, whether publishing a blog, running an […]

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What is Web Design? http://doncharisma.com/2014/05/28/what-is-web-design/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=what-is-web-design Wed, 28 May 2014 11:10:42 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=829 Introduction: When you open up the web browser on your computer, tablet, or smartphone what is the first thing you see? A web page. The internet is built on web pages, all of which have been designed for a specific purpose: to give visitors exactly what they’re looking for. On a well-designed web page, visitors […]

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What is Web Development? http://doncharisma.com/2014/04/15/what-is-web-development/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=what-is-web-development Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:14:16 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1168 Ever wondered what goes into making your favourite website tick? We visit websites on a daily basis for a number of reasons, the main one being that we want to get something out of it. Whether it’s information we’re looking for or interactive content, when we visit a website we want it to meet our […]

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Web Development Using WordPress http://doncharisma.com/2014/02/17/web-development-using-wordpress/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=web-development-using-wordpress Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:29:49 +0000 http://doncharisma.com/?p=1162 Why You Should Choose WordPress for Web Development ? Web developers often need to have a significant knowledge and understanding of various computer programming languages. For basic websites, an understanding of HTML might be enough to allow one to create a site that suits the requirements. But if something a little more unique and interactive […]

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