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Why Host Your Site with Your Web Pro?

Not too long ago, my laptop charger intermittently stopped working. My computer is older and was a high school graduation gift from my grandparents, so I was not exactly thrilled at the idea of spending upwards of $30 on a new one. I figured that buying a cheap...

What Keeps Your Website Safe?

There was a long stretch of time when I used one of two passwords for every last thing I signed up for. Whether it was my login for my online college classes, my email address, my Facebook account, or my Instagram page, I knew that my password would be _____, and if...

Where Should You Host Your Website?

If you have ever had to wait for hours on hold with customer service lines to get to someone who could actually help you with your issue, whether it be for your phone, computer help, or another problem, you know how frustrating it can be to listen to elevator music on...

Why is SEO Necessary?

If we are being honest, few of us remember fondly days when we had to get out encyclopedias to find information we were looking for. Search engines (and having a tiny computer with us at all times in our cellphones) have changed the way we access and view information,...

New Content, New SEO Ranking

My aunt owns a successful clothing store, and when the COVID-19 pandemic started, she was expecting to see a decrease in sales because of layoffs and how uncertain things were. Instead, she found that people were online more. While things may be getting closer to what...

How to Create a Successful Email Marketing Campaign

It takes a lot for me to click on a marketing email, but when it is done the right way, I have been known to stop scrolling and deleting to view emails that I think are of some personal interest to me. Email campaigns that are relevant enough to catch my eye but not...

Children’s Orchard Academy: New Website

Children’s Orchard Academy is part of Lubbock Christian Preschool Centers, a group of accredited early education schools. As an early education Christian school, Children’s Orchard Academy focuses on leading children to Christ as well as providing students with an...

What Exactly Is Email Marketing?

This year has been a series of ups and downs, and many things have had to adapt to new guidelines, closures, or curbside offerings only. Though things are largely reopened and allowing customers inside, a lot of the previous marketing strategies that companies used to...

How Does SEO Content Help You?

When I was in college, I had to buy a new phone after mine suddenly stopped working. Because the previous phone I’d owned had been working just fine up until it did not, I decided that there was no real need to do anything differently than I had done before. After...

Texas Bighorn Society: New Website

Texas Bighorn Society: New Website

Since 1981, the Texas Bighorn Society has been fighting to preserve the bighorn sheep and their natural habitats across Texas. What started as an intense lobbying effort to receive support for a reintroduction project in the Texas Legislature with the Texas Parks and...

Hughes Meter and Supply: New Website

Hughes Meter and Supply: New Website

With two locations placed in Sundown, Texas, and Odessa, Texas, Hughes Meter and Supply offers a full range of services in the oil and gas field equipment industry. Hughes Meter and Supply was founded in 1974 and has over 40 years of experience and building up a good...

Mistakes to Avoid when Email Marketing

Email marketing is a great way to advertise your business, get out news about new products or events that you may be hosting, and promote engagement with your customers. However, there are a few mistakes you can make that will make your life harder instead of easier....

Pat Patterson Plumbing: New Website

Pat Patterson Plumbing: New Website

With over 40 years in the plumbing industry, Pat Patterson brings knowledge and experience to commercial and residential plumbing in Lubbock, Texas, and its surrounding areas. Pat Patterson Plumbing offers commercial and residential plumbing services in Lubbock,...

Why is SEO Important?

I was recently helping my cousin, who is a senior in high school, prepare for her first Anatomy & Physiology exam. We went over everything we possibly could, and she studied the book and her notes on her own. After the exam, she reported back to me that all her...

The 18 Month Design Cycle

Every year or so (and sometimes less), Apple comes out with a new model of the iPhone. If you are like me, you might wonder what they could possibly do differently or add to the new iPhone that the last model didn’t have, but there is always some catchy selling point...

What to Do When Your Website Has Been Hacked

My dad has always told me, “If you are going to crash, make sure you are going slow.” This applied to driving a car, tractor, boat, and more. The idea behind this is that there is less damage incurred if you are going slow. Of course, nobody wants to crash, but if you...

How to Prevent Hacks

When we are told to cover our mouths when we cough, wash our hands frequently, and stay home if we are sick to prevent spreading germs, most people tend to listen. We regularly engage in measures to prevent undesirable outcomes: study for tests so we do not fail, wear...

When Should I Consider a Redesign?

My twin sister and I shared a master bedroom when we were in college, and it seemed like every semester or so we decided it was time to change our room. Whether that was rearranging, changing up the pictures on the walls, painting, getting new sheets, or adding a new...

Lubbock Heart & Surgical Hospital

Lubbock Heart & Surgical Hospital

For over 15 years, Lubbock Heart & Surgical Hospital has been serving the South Plains and offering quality, patient-centered care. With physicians who specialize in everything from orthopedics to nephrology to cardiac intervention to pain management, Lubbock...

NorthStar Surgical Center: New Website

NorthStar Surgical Center: New Website

Surgery is never ideal, no matter what for. Whether you are getting your tonsils removed or have a complex heart surgery scheduled, going under the knife can be a very scary and stressful time for not only you but also those closest to you. NorthStar Surgical Center...

Texas Physicians Group: New Website

Texas Physicians Group: New Website

Everyone needs a primary care provider, and at some point in your life, you likely need a specialist as well. Texas Physicians Group offers primary care services such as well visits, vaccinations, physical exams, and sick visits as well as specialty care. Established...

South Overton Park Apartments: New Website

South Overton Park Apartments: New Website

With a growing economy, several universities, and many opportunities for growth, it is clear that Lubbock, Texas, is called the “Hub City” for a reason. Students flock to Lubbock to attend college, and it is a wonderful place to start your career or raise a family....

Is Your Site Really Working Fine?

One of the quickest ways to get someone to leave your website is to have it either load slowly or look outdated. While it may seem harsh, many people do not consider your business as credible if the site looks old or if it takes too long to pull up. Moreso, if links...

How Many Hacks Happen

It used to be that ten times out of ten when I was creating a password for myself, I liked to make my own password. I knew there was no chance that I would EVER remember the string of numbers, letters, and characters in the strong password that the website generated...

Why Websites Get Hacked

While many people would like a better answer for this, there is often no rhyme or reason as to why your website is hacked. If you are part of a larger corporation, hackers could be looking to breach and steal information, or they may have simply chosen your site...

Time for a New Website?

There are some things in life that let you know when it is time to replace them. For example, my nearly eight-year-old laptop has been used almost every single day for multiple hours a day, and after years of heavy use, it no longer holds its battery like it used to....

Why SSL?

If you are skeptical when it comes to putting your private information online, no matter what the reason be, you are not alone. A majority of Americans are hesitant to buy things online, submit their email or personal address, type in their phone number, and...

Four Benefits of Advertising on Facebook

There are lots of places you can choose to advertise your business. Perhaps you have given Google a try, or you have done email marketing and seen success. If you are looking to improve your sales, drive more traffic to your website, and increase awareness about your...

Benefits of SSL

Having an SSL certificate on your website ensures four main benefits: Authentication – SSL helps to make sure that the server your computer is talking to is who they claim to be. Without SSL, your customers may unknowingly be submitting sensitive data to an unsecured...

The Nurturing Center: New Website

The Nurturing Center: New Website

The Nurturing Center in Lubbock, Texas, is a non-profit organization that offers free services to women who are pregnant or think they could be pregnant, including pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, infant items, mentoring and parenting classes, limited financial support,...

Texas Tree House: Website Redesign

Texas Tree House: Website Redesign

In the hot summer months or the windy, blustery winter days, you may be longing for a getaway to somewhere it is either cooler or somewhere you can enjoy real winter weather. Texas Tree House in Ruidoso, New Mexico, is a vacation rental nestled in the Sierra Blanca...

Quality Body Shop: New Website

Quality Body Shop: New Website

When it comes to your vehicle repairs, whether you need hail damage repaired or a new paint job, Quality Body Shop in Floydada, Texas, is your one-stop shop. The team at Quality Body Shop has over 50 combined years of experience on high quality auto body repairs. The...

Soapsuds and Sawdust: New Website

Soapsuds and Sawdust: New Website

When you need anything from housekeeping services to a remodel of your master bathroom, you can call Soapsuds and Sawdust. Soapsuds and Sawdust is a West Texas original business owned and operated by a graduate of Texas Tech University. The team at Soapsuds and...

How to Advertise on Facebook

One of the most overwhelming things about starting your first advertising campaign is how overwhelming it can all seem. If you do not quite know what you are looking for or where to start, it can be difficult to start at all! This is where the team at Your Web Pro LLC...

Why Use Facebook to Advertise?

Did you know that Facebook is the largest social networking platform in the world? With nearly two billion active profiles and over 80 percent of all Internet users on Facebook, it eclipses the other social networking platforms such as Instagram and Twitter. Even 65...

Do I Need an SSL Certificate?

I have always been cautious of things others say I “need.” When I get a new phone and the salespeople try to convince me I need a warranty, Apple Care, special screen protectors, a car charger, a wall charger, and a protective case that would amount to much more money...

What is SSL and What Does It Do?

If you are in the majority of all Internet users, you most likely do not notice whether a website address starts with “http://” or “https://.” In fact, most of the time, the part of the address you see when you are visiting a website does not even show the http:// or...

Let’s Get Personal – Facebook Advertising

Have you ever been talking about something with a friend only to have an advertisement for that exact thing show up on your social media feed a few days later? I have. In fact, I am one of those people who regularly clicks on these advertisements. My sister and I...

Mobile Responsive Design with Your Web Pro LLC

When your website is designed with Your Web Pro LLC, you do not have to worry about your site being mobile responsive versus mobile friendly down the road. You will not have to worry about whether or not your website is optimized for a mobile device and therefore able...

Cardiologists of Lubbock: New Website

Cardiologists of Lubbock: New Website

While going to the doctor for any reason can cause heightened fear and anxiety in many Americans, Cardiologists of Lubbock in Lubbock, Texas, aims to help alleviate this issue and make patients feel cared for, listened to, and treated beyond the presenting symptoms....

How Google Ads Works For You

When it comes down to it, everyone wants to be at the top of Google’s search engine result page. However, making it to that spot via your organic SEO ranking takes time, and in a world that moves fast, sometimes you need it to work faster. There are many benefits to...

Benefits of Mobile Responsive Website Design

For a long time before I bought an eReader, I switched between a desktop application and my cellphone when I was reading the electronic version of a book. This idea worked just fine in theory, but the further into a book I got, the more I realized that what I saw on...

A Google Ad for Every Need

My mom has always told me that if I see something that seems to be too good to be true, that is probably the case. If I found something that should have been much more expensive than it was or was on sale for more than half off, her first comment was, “What is wrong...

Mobile-Friendly vs. Mobile-Responsive

Do you know how to tell the difference between if someone is being friendly or they are being responsive? Most of us learn at an early age what is friendly versus responsive. For example, when I was walking down the hallway as my mom tutored students after the school...

How Does a Google Ad Work?

There are many things in life that you can know but do not help you until you learn how they work. For example, when I was little, I knew that the inside of the oven was hot and that the heat baked cookies and chicken casseroles, but until I rose on tip-toe to see the...

Mobile Responsive Design is Important

Nine times out of ten when I am looking something up or browsing the Internet, I am not on my computer. Instead, I am sitting in the passenger seat of my sister’s car or sitting at a table somewhere, and what I have handy when something comes to mind that I want to...

What Is Google AdWords?

When you enter a search term or keywords into the Google search bar and wait for the results to pop up, you might see that the first result has fine print beneath the name. “Paid Ad by Google,” it will probably say. You might be wondering how this company landed the...

New Content, New Visitors, New Ranking

My computer has seen a lot of me over the past few months of quarantine. Between working from home, looking up information on COVID-19, and online browsing and shopping, I have been on a lot of websites in the last ten weeks! Something I have looked for on every site...

Custom WordPress Websites at Your Web Pro

I have always been inclined to do things the difficult way. While I know deep down that I genuinely prefer the easier process, I somehow regularly find myself taking extra steps, going the long way, or doing in one day what could have taken me 15 minutes if I had...

Why You Need SEO

There are plenty of things that people will try to sell you under the guise that it is a need. For example, when I was getting a new phone after mine stopped working, the salesman tried his hardest to convince me I needed AirPods, an Apple Watch, a protective phone...

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