Category: Macronimous

Enterprise Web CMS – Gartner Magic quadrant

Gartner Magic Quadrant Summary We at Macronimous started working with Custom CMS using ASP (Active Server Pages) during 2001. Then we moved to WordPress by Automattic, Joomla and Drupal (by Acquia)which you see  in visionaries. It has an open source self-hosted version, which is widely popular due to its easy of use and the support community that offers plugins and themes that make the development and implementation low-cost. However, things are different in Entreprise CMS. Sitecore is dominant …

5 Every day Tools to Power up Your PHP development life cycle

As all PHP developers would vouch, a development project is replete with multiple areas to focus on – at the same time! With a constant eye on quality, we also need to put efforts to see that the project is being executed smoothly, is on track amongst all team members, and is following all the deadlines set up with the client company. This makes the life of a PHP developer a tough one. However, not all is lost! …

Practical SEO Techniques (2013) – Free EBook for SEO professionals

Ever since we launched the free EBook (PDF), Practical SEO techniques in 2006, more than 4000 downloads were made.  Undoubtedly, It was a success. Though, Techniques we use in SEO might be changing every day, what is more, important is, Search Engines (primarily Google) changes its algorithm almost every year resulting the SEO community to exchange heated discussions, share knowledge and provide advice. So, We found the necessity to upgrade the book, and including social media would be …

Improve your Domestic/Regional Business with Local SEO

Local SEO is one of the trends that you want to watch out for if you are a small scale business trying to get customers and increase your business turnover. Local SEO is the process of optimizing your website so that you can target your business locally and target your audience more specifically. These days Google is giving a lot of focus on local SEO. If you are a small business trying to find your place in the …

Getting started with PhoneGap development – What do you need?

Driven by smartphones, mobile and web based app development has gained momentum, though, for a novice, it is getting trickier day after day. With diverse gadgets accessing the web, developers across the world face challenges pertaining to multiple use cases like varied screen sizes, pixels, screen mode (landscape or portrait), user convenience, etc. Today, all of these need thorough consideration during an app development process since it is practically impossible to write codes on and on for every …

Ethical SEO Companies-How to identity them?

Ethical SEO Companies – (Part 2) – How to identify them? Ethical practices have no boundaries and the more ethical you are, the more benefits you acquire. Being an ethical SEO company, will not only fetch new clients but also make new clients as long-term clients.  The major advantage with long-term clients is they will help the SEO firm to expertise more about the business and it makes the SEO Company to even go for the domain based SEO …

Ethical SEO Companies

The difference between an ethical and unethical SEO company quite literally is the difference between your website being rewarded with top placement by the top search engines – or possibly being banned by those very same engines. Sounds dramatic, doesn’t it? Well, it is. To those who have never had their websites’ positioning in top search engines or “punished” due to unethical SEO practices, you’re just in time. You’re in much better shape than those who have been …

11 things we improved in 2010 for a better 2011

Like any other year for a web development company, 2010 went with a lot of learning. Not even a single day left without the impact of technology advancements and new techniques to learn. At Macronimous, we always try to let our clients know what we learned: jQuery/HTML 5 instead of Flash, Ajax driven forms, Mobile and Tablet interfaces for websites, Security for WordPress blogs & sites and social networking integration are some of the key considerations for improving …

Upgrade to WordPress 3.0 – Few simple steps to do it yourself.

Last weekend, we have upgraded this Blog system to WordPress 3. It went well without any troubles, as expected. Our team shares few simple steps to do it yourself. 1. Download WordPress 3.0 from the URL wordpress.org/download. And before you install make sure you have access to the FTP client and MySQL database 2. Create a subfolder in your domain root folder and upload unzipped WordPress 3.0 files to the subfolder. Create a database for new WordPress version on …