Friday, January 6, 2017

"Your website is your employee..."

Kudos to Jim True at last night's Tampa Bay WordPress Meetup. In the middle of his talk about organizing content he said this:

"Your website is your employee..."

Monday, December 12, 2016

Internet Marketing: The Bottomless Hole

I live in Florida, and one of the most popular anecdotes about owning a boat is that it's like a hole in the water where you just throw your money.

If you've ever looked up from your Facebook session and discovered that an hour (or two or three) has disappeared, then you can appreciate this:

Monday, November 14, 2016

This Article is 5-1/2 Years old and STILL a good read

A Jan 2011 article by Oliver Emberton, the owner of a design agency in Great Briton, talks about giving up the web design business!  There are 138 comments, and most of them are well-written, too.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Interns at A Better Computer, Inc

Our Internship program...

Once someone has completed computer training, they need real-life applications.

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016

Call me using your computer for a video chat: Here's how

Phone calls are great, but sometimes it is better to actually see each other, and share monitor desktops together without driving across town or flying across the country!  We can use Google Hangouts to create a video conference between your computer and mine!

Friday, July 15, 2016

"Custom WordPress Website – How Much Does it Actually Cost? "

The article, by that name, showed up on a Linkedin group.  It was written by Emily Johns on July 8th, 2016, and posted at

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Statement Of Work (SOW): Jumpstart your website

$499 ~ You'll get a domain name, like you'll get with the $99 basic personal site. But you also get web hosting for a year, WordPress installed and a free WordPress theme.

Analogy: if this were a restaurant, then this is comparable to us getting the business license, finding the real estate, putting up the building, and delivering tables/chairs. It would still be up to you to arrange the tables, decorate the walls and create the menu. But that's the fun part, anyway.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

A Better Computer, Inc ~ Our domain names!

We incorporated as A Better Computer, Inc in 1993 in Georgia. When we moved to Key West in 2002, we re-incorporated in Florida.

We registered the domain, and picked up the domain because the dot-info domains were on sale that year.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Have you been hacked??!!

I'm using a web site to see if any of my accounts had been compromised! I've searched by individual email addresses plus domain-wide accounts. So far I've found four breaches: three at adobe and one at linkedin...