Atomic8Ball Blog

HTTPS, SSL, TLS & The Cost of Compromise

December 23rd, 2013 by admin

tl;dr Ignorance isn't bliss, if you don't know how to use the Internet you should be schooled. Recently, perhaps in the wake of illegal NSA spying revelations, many of our customers have began to expect SSL encryption on their websites. Unless they are transmitting sensitive information (such as credit...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: business philosophy, random thoughts,

The new year is coming! Is it time to refresh your site?

December 17th, 2013 by admin

The Internet is dynamic--always changing, always promoting what's new. Something that seemed fresh and exciting three years ago can feel dated now. That's why Atomic8Ball offers you a Website Refresh. At Atomic8Ball, we're constantly updating your website with information, products, events, and announcements...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: announcement, web services, web tips,

Social Media Management

November 15th, 2013 by admin

AtomicBall’s ultimate goal is to provide fully managed web services that make business easier for you. That is why we provide Social Media Management! Not only do we create and manage your Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and Twitter pages, we also have a monthly interview with you to make sure we're always...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: web services,

USS Midway Museum

November 1st, 2013 by admin

Recently, as part of TAG's STAR CON, I got to go on the USS Midway Museum in San Diego. It was an EXCELLENT day! As well as getting to tour the ship and see the "floating city", I got a chance to get to know some of our clients a little better. The ship and tour were absolutely awe inspiring, it is...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: fun,

Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer 11

October 17th, 2013 by admin

October 17, 2013 marked the release of Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer 11. Historically, Atomic8Ball has supported the current version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome, as well as the 2 most recent versions of Internet Explorer. This means that when IE10 was the most current version of Internet...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: announcement,

New Additions!

October 10th, 2013 by admin

Babies and more babies! Atomic8Ball's team has been having babies, in the past 18 months 3 babies have joined the ranks: Connor Peterson born 4.23.12 to Jeanette and Neyah Peterson, Jackson Chupp 10.19.12 to Brian and Sarah Chupp and the latest little Linus Gleason born 8.2.13 to Linda Shaver-Gleason...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: business philosophy, fun, random thoughts,

CloudFront migration of blog services

September 20th, 2013 by admin

In order to maintain our commitment to upkeep your sites with the highest quality and response time, we are migrating our sites to a content delivery network (CDN). The primary benefit of this move is significantly faster responses for page load time - an important consideration for page ranking by search...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: announcement,

Site Optimization

September 11th, 2013 by admin

Did you know that according to a recent study, the average time is takes for a webpage to fully load is 6 seconds? This is important to know because loading time is a major contributing factor to page abandonment. Atomic8Ball is aware of this issue, and that's why we focus on providing the fastest web...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: announcement, business help, web tips,

e-Newsletter

August 9th, 2013 by admin

Does your business have an e-Newsletter that is regularly sent out to your customers with relevant information and important links? If not, we can help. Atomic8Ball offers an e-Newsletter that makes a difference. Not only do we custom create the e-Newsletter to fit your needs and industry, we also track...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: announcement, business help,

Google +

July 12th, 2013 by admin

To better serve our Atomic Marketing customers, we will be adding the social media outlet Google Plus to their portfolio. Now you can connect with customers on a whole new level! See how Google Plus can attract customers and help grow your business by contacting us today!...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: SEO,

Web Presence

June 20th, 2013 by admin

Let Atomic8Ball be your number one solution for success on the web. We offer a variety of services, including social media management that will keep your site fresh, alive and always current. Our Web Presence Basic Solution includes unlimited content updates, standards compliance validation, and premier...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: web services,

Why I hate Bing as a search engine....

May 22nd, 2013 by admin

I know that Google is and has been the search engine du jour for quite some time, I understand that at some point a bigger better search tool may come along. When that will be, who knows; what I do know is that Bing is not only not a viable competitor but it is actually a hindrance to real searching....
Read Full Story »

Posted in: random thoughts,

SEO & Marketing

April 2nd, 2013 by admin

Looking for a way to increase your visibility on the internet? There is nothing worse than a potential client not being able to find you. Our Atomic Marketing Program works with you to increase your footprint so those potential clients have a better chance of finding the right solution, yours!Learn More...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: SEO,

If You’re Busy, You’re Doing Something Wrong

March 6th, 2013 by admin

Some people just seem to lead successful, enjoyable, meaningful lives, while so many others do not. What is the secret to some people's success? This study gives a little insight on how you can excel as opposed to being average. Are you working hard or doing hard work?Read the Study...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: random thoughts,

Happy New Year!

January 5th, 2013 by admin

Gators, Graduations, and Gerber Babies... We've had an exciting year! We hope your 2013 will be as blessed as our 2012 was!...
Read Full Story »

Posted in: announcement,