If you're new to Google Apps for Work and you're wondering how to set up your email account(s), here's a quick rundown of the settings you'll need to configure if you're wanting to use a 3rd party email client like Outlook or Apple Mail. Google Apps Email Settings for IMAP Accounts This is the preferred method for setting up Google Apps email. Before you change the settings in your email client, be sure to enable IMAP in your Google Apps Gmail account. Google Apps Email Settings for POP … [Read More...] about Google Apps Set up for Apple Mail, Outlook, or Other Email Clients
What we're about
When iArtisan builds your brand
At iArtisan, we believe that establishing and maintaining an effective online presence requires a combination of talent, experience and some technical chops, but most importantly...the ability to always stay focused on the prize. Our mission is to utilize our skills and expertise to help you meet your goals in the most efficient and economical way possible.
We help build your business
We don't believe in simply offering commoditized services. We believe in delivering value. We seek to fully understand your goals and then implement systems to help you meet them. Running a successful website requires a broad understanding of how things work in the online arena, and finding someone to 'build you a website' does not cut it in today's market. Our mission isn't simply to create a website for you or keep your Twitter feed updated - our aim is to understand your business so that we can work to improve upon and optimize your online presence to the best of our ability.
We build a relationship
When you reach out to us, we don’t view this as a possible sale or lead opportunity — we see it as the start of a potential relationship. Using our vast and developed skill set, our desire is to take care of your needs today, tomorrow, and in the years to come. Trying to successfully market your business in the online space can be a frustrating and intimidating experience, but it doesn’t need to be. Working with iArtisan, you’ll have confidence and peace of mind knowing that you have a trusted, savvy and resourceful guide who can ensure you stay on track and avoid potential pitfalls.
Whether you need your hand held every step of the way, or just an occasional signal in the right direction, we aim to always be at your side.
What we offer…
Here’s what you can get when we roll up our sleeves and go to work
Building your home base
It all begins with a finely crafted, responsive and search-engine optimized website. We specialize in delivering custom built WordPress sites, using our heavily vetted arsenal of premium frameworks, themes and plugins. We build effective sites that your visitors will enjoy using.
Getting noticed and getting known
We can boost the image and authority of your brand through a variety of ways. Whether it be dialing in your image and increasing visibility, to reaching qualified leads through targeted and engaging content…we’ll help bring you traffic, recognition and conversions.
Strategy and Problem Solving
Without specialized knowledge, you may not know how to proceed or you might run into problems that seem to have no solution. We can help show you the way, no matter how stuck you think you are. Our expert advice and guidance will save you valuable time and money.
Remaining hassle-free and secure
Modern websites need routine care, similar to how your vehicle requires scheduled maintenance to keep it running in peak condition. Leave the service to us, and we’ll monitor things to make sure your site stays current and secure with the latest updates and patches.
What our clients say...
Notes from the Workshop
If you've had your email address for a long time, and you've been using the same email program for just as long, then there's a good possibility it was configured in your client (e.g., Mail, Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) as a POP account. If you want to continue using your email client as you have been, without the hassle of trying to reconfigure your account for IMAP, then GMail offers an easy solution for this. Follow the steps below to configure GMail for use with a POP email client. IMAP is … [Read More...] about Configuring Google Apps Mail for an Existing POP Email Account
Changing your password every so often is a good practice that will help to ensure your account(s) stay safe and secure. Using a password manager for generating and storing secure passwords is a good idea as well. I'm a happy 1Password user, but there are other great solutions available too, such as LastPass and Dashlane. Anyway, without further ado...here's a quick tutorial on how to change your account password for Google services. While logged in to your Google account, click on your … [Read More...] about Changing Your Google Account Password
Recently, I've had a few clients approach me with a question which still appears to be a common SEO myth... Is there any benefit to pointing multiple domain names to my site? I heard this can help improve my site's search rankings. The short answer to this question is: No. Registering multiple domain names and pointing them to your website will not directly improve your site's search engine rankings. In one case, the client had already acted on what they believed to be a strategic move for … [Read More...] about Multiple Domain Names: Good or Bad for SEO?