August 2019 -

Improving Website Accessibility

Improving Website Accessibility

Improving Website Accessibility At Our-Hometown, we are always working to research, develop and implement new ways to ensure our customers’ websites are accessible by all readers, including those with disabilities or visual impairment. It is important that our customers’ content is able to be enjoyed by everyone, and each and every year we move a little closer to achieving that goal. Here are five basic measures that we already take […]

Publisher Interview:  The Value of using a Geodirectory for your Event Calendar

Publisher Interview: The Value of using a Geodirectory for your Event Calendar

 GUY:  These events for us are within the Geodirectory, which you guys have and I didn’t understand how valuable it would be to have all of our events within a Geodirectory.  Now I am realizing how much the Google algorithms and everything like to swim into these directories because you’ve got links, addresses, images so this helps with indexing.  And we are a member of Google News and Apple News, […]

Critical Thinking: The 5 W’s

Critical Thinking Ultimate Cheatsheet Ask these questions whenever you discover or discuss new information! Who: Benefits from this? Is this harmful to? Makes decisions about this? Is most directly affected? Have you also heard discuss this? Would be the best person to consult? Will be the key people in this? Deserves recognition for this? What: Are the strengths/weaknesses? Is another perspective? Is another alternative? Would be a counter-argument? Is the […]

Software Updates – Adjustable Zoom on PDF eEdition

Software Updates – Adjustable Zoom on PDF eEdition

Our engineers have been working hard all summer to deliver new features and improve functionality throughout our websites. While we’ve introduced some major software updates this year, recently we rolled out an update to enhance existing features based on feedback from our customers. Software Update: Adjustable Zoom on PDF eEdition Our PDF viewer displays the e-edition at 100% zoom by default. For most machines, this works well and allows the reader […]

Using a Metered Paywall to Collect E-mail Leads

Using a Metered Paywall to Collect E-mail Leads

A Metered Paywall is a great tool for generating paid subscriptions, as it allows potential customers to view a certain number of stories each month and get a preview of what your site has to offer before committing to a paid membership. But did you know that the Metered Paywall can also be used effectively to collect e-mail leads for marketing other products and features, even if your publication does […]

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