Posts by Thomas Jay

V For Vendetta Mask

How Good Sites Get Hacked

Getting hacked is one of the most frustrating experiences you’ll face as a site owner. Unfortunately, even if you have bolstered your site’s defenses, about 30,000 sites are hacked daily and it’s likely your site will fall prey sooner or later. These are the main ways hackers can gain entry to your site: Software vulnerabilities…
AMGEN Tour of California - Sonora Website Design & Development

AMGEN Tour of California – Sonora WordPress Website Launched

Today, we rolled out the launch of the website for AMGEN Tour of California: Stage 4, Sonora, CA stop. Level One Web Design has been working with directly with professionals such as Larry Cope, the Director of Economic Development, for Tuolumne County Economic Development Authority and Darrell Slocum, the Social Media Director Golden State Cellular,…
20 Things You Should be Doing to Keep Yourself Safer Online

20 Things You Should be Doing to Keep Yourself Safer Online

In honor of NCSAM (National Cyber Security Awareness Month) this October, I thought it would be a great time to share some security tips to help you stay safe while online. Antivirus alone cannot stop cyber-crime. People need to educate themselves. For some reason, people seem to be more trusting when it comes to trusting…
Online Marketing

Marketing your new website

Okay, so your new website is complete! Time to sit back and wait for the millions of people to start pouring in, right? No. Unfortunately, it’s not that simple, though we all wish it were. No matter how good of a job the designers did, there’s still a lot more that needs to be done…
Web Site Security

Security – Why you should use a professional web designer / web developer

An often over-looked part of building dynamic websites, such as CMS’s, DMS E-Commerce sites, and so on, is website security. Non professional web designers and sadly, some professional web designers often don’t fully understand how important this part of the process is, or in some case, don’t allow enough in the build budget to provide…
Web Accessibility

Accessibility – Why you should use a professional web designer / web developer

Accessibility in Web design and web development addresses the issue of creating Websites that are accessible to all users, regardless of physical ability or the way in which they use the Internet. Unfortunately, testing for web accessibility is an often a very neglected, overlooked, or in some cases, simply unknown part of web design and…