About Dan Ashton

Dan Ashton is the Google Ranked #1 Website Designer in Poole and Dorset, and provides affordable and jargon free services and support to small businesses and clubs throughout the UK and Europe. Dan began designing websites in 1998 and has been involved in creating and running websites ever since with experience in Search Engine Optimisation, Wordpress CMS Websites and promoting websites via Social Media including Facebook and Twitter. Follow @danashton on Twitter or facebook.com/websitedesignpoole for tips on running and marketing your own website.

What is Website Hosting?

What is Website Hosting?

In order for your website to appear online, it has to be stored on the internet. For this, you need Hosting. Usually, the hosting would be supplied by the same people as your domain name. If you start using different companies for hosting and domain names etc, it can get very complicated to sort out technical issues. Again, as with…
How to choose a Domain Name

How to choose a Domain Name

A domain name is what someone types into their internet browser address bar to view your website. It is also what you will use on your stationary and other marketing to tell people you have a website, for example www.danashtonwebsites.co.uk or www.google.co.uk . Its important you get this right. Its not easy to change once your website is built. Always…