Technology Bull ‘Intuit’ Enters into Website Publishing Industry

For people who know the real worth of online industry, it is not a matter of surprise that the leading digital solution provider ‘Intuit’ is providing web publishing services. Known for providing digital solutions for the retail industry, Intuit has a dedicated web publishing section that help customers in building business-oriented websites through their easy web editor platform.

Intuit’s Free Website Service

Intuit follows the same business model as used by other free website makers. Interested individuals can register with the company website for a free website. After filling the online registration form, they have to select a website template. Intuit has over 2,000 website templates which are designed to cater to the needs of over 100 different industry segments. Although, personal website themes are not very effective, business website themes are attractive and possess all essential features.

To develop the website, users can log on to the easy web editor developed by Intuit. Here, the users can add or modify the web pages, create content for the website and add other web features such as, photo album, videos and widgets.

Intuit free website maker services are available for a 30-day trial period. After the trial period, one has to pay US $5.99 per month. Intuit also offer advanced traffic generation services. These services are included in the web publishing package priced at $15.99 per month. Although, Intuit charges customers for website services, its entry into the world of web publishing can upset the free website maker comparison chart.

Squarespace Introduces Tag Cloud for a Heady Web Publishing

According to the Squarespace official blog, users can now head for the clouds, specifically the tag cloud. On the lines of a popular web publishing platform, WordPress, Squarespace has launched its tag cloud widget. This will allow Squarespace users to display popular tags on their website in a text-based graphical format. The bigger the font size of a tag in the cloud, the more popular it will be on the website.

Customized Tag Cloud from Squarespace

The good thing with Squarespace is that it is highly focused on usability features for all new upgrades. Testifying to its customer-centric approach, the easy web editor provides a range
of features with the tag cloud functionality. Thus, the term “tag cloud widget” and not just “tag cloud.” Some of the basic functionalities of the new widget are:

  • Choose to show all the tags used on a website or a selected few.
  • Select whether to display tags in a conventional cloud form or in linear pattern.
  • Choose the parameters to display tags in the cloud. One can use an alphabetic pattern, frequency or count to list the tags.
  • Stylize the tag cloud to sync with the website design template.

According to the official blog, tag cloud was in great demand by Squarespace users. With great functionality and customization features, this widget is expected to drive traffic. After all, users have been eagerly awaiting the upgrades that are expected to arrive as a result of the $38.5 million investment from Index Ventures and Accel Partners.

Have you tried Twitter for your business?

Needless to define but no harm to revisit- Twitter is the fastest growing instant messaging made available to the public. Twitter allows you to post updates (called Tweets) as often as you want (and limited to 140 characters). When you follow other people on Twitter, you see their tweets. When they follow you, they see your tweets. It’s a constant stream of communication. The good news is you can turn it on or off as often as you like. Real people in real time- nothing can be so lucrative for a businessman. Have you tried it?

Twitter has been a great way to connect on a more personal level with customers. Anybody can use it to help build brand, or even drive direct sales. In the long term, Twitter can help drive repeat customers and word of mouth. Twitter Search is an amazing way to see what people are saying about your products or services. Following the right people on Twitter was key. There are some people very gifted at building relationships on Twitter. Businessman already using twitter has found up to 800 percent increase in inquiries about their business.

Twitter has a whole world of available support applications you can employ to gain the most of the service for your business. TwitterFox plugin allows you to view tweets within your web browser. If you are on facebook, this application forwards your Twitter updates directly to facebook as status updates. So, should you wait another second to start twitting? Use the powerful tool in marketing of your products and services.