Is Google Dropping Your Website From Mobile Search Results?

April 22nd, 2015 @ 05:00pm Stephen Mutch Mobile 0


​In the coming weeks, many sites could see a significant decrease in mobile website traffic.  The reason is that Google recently made significant changes to it’s mobile search results by boosting the rankings of mobile-friendly websites. You can read all the FAQs.

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Site Connect - Embed simplyCMS Winery Ecommerce and Wine Club Into An Existing Site

January 17th, 2015 @ 12:03pm Stephen Mutch Updates 0

We have added some new functionality will enable wineries with a Wordpress, Squarespace, Weebly, Drupal or any other website type to plug in the simplyCMS ecommerce, club and user management directly into your existing site, avoiding the need to migrate your entire site to a new platform. 

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2014 North Coast Wine Industry Expo

December 8th, 2014 @ 08:48am Stephen Mutch Mobile 0

Last week we participated in the North Coast Wine Industry Expo in Santa Rosa.  We had the opportunity to see old friends from the industry, chat with clients and meet some great new wineries that are on their way to becoming clients.

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Mobile Wallets: The Future of Mobile Payments

October 20th, 2014 @ 09:00am Stephen Mutch Mobile 0

According to data from ITU and Pew Research, it took 64 years for the telephone to reach 40 percent market penetration, and nearly 20 more to reach 75 percent. But the adoption of new technologies has sped up considerably these days. The same rate of Internet adoption happened in less than 15 years, and mobile device adoption has been far faster, with smartphones and tablets hitting the same milestones in under a decade and increasing exponentially.

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Tips for Selling Wine Online

October 13th, 2014 @ 08:07am Stephen Mutch Ecommerce 0

Great. You got a potential customer to your online shop. Now what? How do you make it as simple as possible to capture that sale? - Make it easy to buy: Most wineries have websites and offer visitors the ability to purchase their wines online but how easy do you make it to create a purchase? - Easy to find what they are looking for: Create easy to understand menu items and categories so visitors know exactly where to go to find what they are looking for. Place your wines in categories that your visitors will understand. Red, whites, sweets etc so visitors know where to find the wines they are looking for. Also, use something like shop or purchase for your main menu item so users know where to find the shop.

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