Setting up Google Cloud Platform Account for Maps

Every site that embeds Google Maps through Google’s Maps APIs is now required to be associated with a Billing account. The Billing account is set up in Google’s Cloud Platform. Every account receives $200 in free credits per month. For most sites, the $200 credit covers the costs associated with Maps. For details on how…

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More on Mobile Websites

If you are redoing your website and your developer is offering a non-mobile friendly option, please read these statistics before making your decision: http://karenmcgrane.com/2013/06/13/state-of-the-mobile-web-sources/ Your new website should be around for at least the next five years – possibly much longer. We view websites on everything from TVs, tablets, desktops, laptops and mobile phones today….

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The Importance of a Mobile Friendly Website

The talk around mobile websites has been going on for years. It used to be that the number of hits from mobile was low. However, times have changed – dramatically. This morning I noticed one of my sites is reporting over 35% of its visitors are coming from mobile and tablet devices. Users make very…

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