Jerry Leventer

Do Consumers Understand What the Word “Digital” Means?

June 24th, 2012 · 4 Comments · Marketing and Advertising, Online Business, Promotion, and Marketing, Web Development

As I ponder a domain name for my web development company, I suggested a name to a friend that has the word digital in it. He said he thinks it’s too broad a term and that we should focus on the words web development. So I began looking for articles that can tell me how familiar consumers are with the word “digital.”

For the most part, I was disappointed in my search. Nonetheless, here are some articles that do shed some light on the subject. [Read more →]

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VMware Tools Keeps Windows Virtual Machine From Booting Slowly

June 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support

After copying my virtual machine files to a backup and then I try to boot from it, that virtual machine can take more than 1-1/2 minutes to get past the Windows Welcome screen.

Generally, re-installing VMware Tools will fix this problem. However, when I attempted this for the first time, I was not able to get the installation to work. [Read more →]

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Anti-Virus: How to Prevent, Clean, and Repair Computer Malware

July 17th, 2011 · 9 Comments · Computer Technology & Technical Support, Computers

If you notice that your browser redirects to a page you did not intend, or your system seems to be running slow, you may be a victim of a Virus or Malware.

I found some good information on another site that tells you how to deal with such problems. [Read more →]

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What is Google PageRank, and How Does it Help Me?

July 14th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Internet Marketing, SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

PageRank is a trademarked term used by Google to mean whatever they want it to mean. It does NOT mean, “How well your page ranks in Google’s search engine.”

Google’s definition as I understand it is as follows: The likelihood that a particular page will be found by following links from other websites. It has nothing to do with keywords search or how your page ranks for any keywords. [Read more →]

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Exact Match Google Search, “How Is It Different From Phrase Match And Broad Match?”

July 10th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Internet Marketing, SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

What is the difference between Exact Match, Phrase Match, and Broad Match search results. That is a question you may be asking, so I have put together this short guide (with colorful examples) to help you get a better understanding.

Part 1: First, “Let’s Define The Terms”

Exact, Phrase, and Broad Match search results are terms primarily developed for the Google AdWords pay-per-click (ppc) marketing program. Thus, it is best if you first understand their usage from that perspective. [Read more →]

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QR Barcode Reader Software For Your Smartphone

July 10th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Computer Technology & Technical Support, Internet Marketing, Marketing and Advertising, Technology and Gadgets

If you have a smartphone or other digital device that can connect to the internet, you should be able to download software to your device that will allow it to scan QR barcodes.

Take a look at this article for more information: JumpScan Link

Supplemental Keyword Research:
[QR Barcode] – 4,400
[QR Bar Code] – 260

[Smartphone] – 368,000
[Smart Phone] – 49,500

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How To Get Your Video To Display In Google Search Results

July 10th, 2011 · No Comments · Audio & Video, SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

I did a quick search to find How to get my Video to display in Google’s search results. Follow these steps and you should see results.

  • Insert keywords into your video filenames.
  • Host your video on YouTube. [

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Mobile Local Fusion – SEO Marketing

July 9th, 2011 · No Comments · Internet Marketing

I recently purchased a membership to a local seo course and coaching club called Mobile Local Fusion. As part of my evaluation, I found this article on WikiPedia about Laura Betterly.

Her blogspot blog is quite humorous and you should read it (scroll down to the pictures) if you are feeling depressed about the economy or your own financial situation… prepare to laugh

– The economy is so bad that I got a pre-declined
credit card in the mail.

– I ordered a burger at McDonald’s, and the kid behind the counter asked, “Can you afford fries with that?”

– CEO’s are now playing miniature golf. [

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