Your place for community & resources to find or create work you love
We are so glad you're here and ready to take the next step! We created 48days.net as a place for community. For people to encourage each other and help each other in finding or creating work that is meaningful.
But frankly, we've outgrown it, so we're moving to provide you new resources.
48Days.net will be closing as it is today on November 30, 2017. Until then current members can click the button below to access groups and resources.
If you're new to 48days.net, connect here for a close up look at our thriving 48 Days Eagles Community and to get weekly free resources and motivation as you find and create work you love.
Added by Rob Orr on November 4, 2010 at 5:37pm — No Comments
Added by Rob Orr on October 20, 2010 at 1:25pm — No Comments
In my previous post on essential elements for websites I talked about some essential pages and tools your website needs. You want your site to draw traffic, engage your visitors, and turn those visitors in to customers, clients, and raving fans. It doesn't happen automatically as soon as you hit publish - it takes thought, planning, and some extra hard work but it's worth it.
Added by Rob Orr on September 9, 2010 at 6:00pm — No Comments
It’s a frequent issue that comes up whenever I’m talking with someone about their website. There is so much to think about when getting your website going that it’s hard to keep up. It’s easy - really easy - to get swamped in the weeds of the fine-grain details and overlook elements that are essential to your site being successful. So if you’re not sure what’s missing from your site take note of the essentials below and make sure you’ve got them implemented. It’s your virtual reputation.…Continue
I talked a few weeks about about the basics of search engine optimization. In that post I talked about how SEO is art and science and it takes regular, specific efforts to make sure that your site is well prepared to be indexed well by search engines. I told you about creating pages with good X/HTML markup, the length of registration for your domain, and making sure you're using all your meta information correctly. All of those elements lend…Continue
Added by Rob Orr on June 16, 2010 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Do you know? Are the keywords that you're targeting generating traffic? How are people finding your site? What about your competitors - do you know how they're doing?
Getting quality visitor data from your website is key to any successful site. You need to know if your site is getting the exposure that you want. Competition is fierce, and getting quality results from your site is absolutely essential.
Actionable data is available if you know…Continue
Added by Rob Orr on January 7, 2010 at 9:26am — No Comments
Added by Rob Orr on December 26, 2009 at 5:30pm — No Comments
First impressions mean everything. You've been told that your whole life, heard about it when you've been preparing for a job interview, when you go to meet your future in-laws for the first time - "you never get a second chance to make a first impression". It's an important concept. All things being equal, you want your initial encounter with someone to be memorable for all the right reasons. You want the potential new boss to think highly of you, and your future father-in-law to think that…Continue
Added by Rob Orr on September 29, 2009 at 7:32am — No Comments