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  • Why you should never use Private Domain Registration for your business domains

    When you decide to set up a website for your business or organization, one of the first steps you’ll likely take is registering a domain name. Private domain registration services, sometimes called “Whois privacy” or “domain privacy,” have become increasingly popular in recent years. They act as a protective barrier, preventing the public from accessing…

  • Beyond Autopilot: The Benefits of Active WordPress Management for Your Small Business

    Ever thought of your WordPress website as a pet? No, we don’t mean the goldfish kind of pet. We mean more like a Siberian husky puppy – energetic, requiring attention, and absolutely adorable when at its best. If you’ve been treating your website like a pet rock, then friends, we need to chat. Let’s dive…

  • Jenny Jones Campaign Signs and Handouts

    Privatenode’s Latest Client: Vote Jenny Jones Campaign

    Jenny decided she was going to run for councillor in the town of High River, and she came to us for help with her campaign branding, promotional materials and overall political campaign strategy. In less than a week, we were able to provide her with a simple but effective campaign website, managed WordPress hosting, a…

  • Privatenode Records a New 5-Star Rated Review on Clutch

    There are a lot of articles about web development as being the cornerstone of a business, but having a website is more than just building an online presence. Having a website is about advertising and presenting the best your business has to offer. Your website highlights your business’ strengths and focuses attention on what sets…

  • Deplatforming and your business image

    De-platforming and your business

    What if you woke up one day and when attempting to log into any one (or all) of your online services (hosting, social media, etc), you are presented with the dreaded “FILE NOT FOUND” error, or “ACCOUNT HAS BEEN SUSPENDED” notice. After racking your brain trying to understand why this has happened, you start to…

  • HTML Code on Screen

    Does Your Business Really Need a Custom Website Design?

    Over the years, I’ve spoken with a lot of small business owners about a website for their business. One of the biggest obstacles for them is that they feel they need to spend thousands and thousands of dollars on custom website development just to get a decent website. The hurdle often stops them from spending…

  • New Rapid Web Design Service for Small Business

    The Rapid Design Service provides businesses with a customized WordPress business site with little up-front costs. WPengine managed hosting included.

  • Digital Security in Your Municipality

    With much of our communications transitioning from paper to digital, our computers, smartphones and other electronic devices have become a critical part of how we manage and govern our municipalities. This reliance on technology leaves us exposed to various risks that were never present in the nondigital world of the past.  From an innocent mistake…