What’s In A Name?
Choosing a name for your site can be very difficult as it seems that most of the good domains have gone. If you follow 5 simple rules, though, you will end up with a name which is good and has the potential for great success.
Future Internet Success
For sites to be successful in the future, they must either innovate or target a brand new market. Learn about some of the emerging markets and how you can develop your site to take advantage.
Some of the most commonly overlooked design aspects are those which are most logical. This article looks at some of the basic things you can do to improve a website.
Find out about the history of the web's most popular search engine and some tips on how to get a higher ranking
Learn about different techniques to update the naviation of your site or its design without having to change every page.
The Importance Of Content
Although repeated on many websites, people still don't understand or realise the value of good content. An explanation of how important content is and of ways to generate it
You will need at least one e-mail address to use with your site. This article explains the best ways to do this, how to get an address personalized to your site and how to use e-mail with your domain.
Domains & Alternatives
Information on why you should have your own domain name and some of the alternatives to a domain name.
Make Your Site Sticky
Learn how to make people re-visit your site and how to make them stay on your site for longer.
Make Money From Your Site
Everything you need to know about making some money from your creation.
Find out how effective navigation can improve your site and stop your visitors from getting lost.
Who Visits My Site?
Learn how to find out who is visiting your site, from where and for how long.
Technology or Compatibility
Should you use all the latest technologies to create your site or should you take the trouble to make your site compatible with everyone's browser?
Choosing A Webhost
How to find the best web host for you, free or paid, and what to check for when you find it.
Keeping Your URL The Same
Find out about the problems associated with using a URL provided by your web host and what you can do about it.
Paying For Promotion
With the huge amout of competition for visitors on the internet, paying to get your visitors is now becoming more popular.
New Top Level Domains
Find out about the new top level domains which will be avialable like .com .net and .org.
2000 & 2001
A look back over the events on the internet and Gowansnet in 2000 and a look forward to the year 2001.
Find out about software which could be changing your website and stealing your visitors without you knowing it.
Designing or Redesigning
A complete guide on how to go about designing or redesigning your website.
Find out what they are, how to use them and why they will benefit your site.
Keeping Your Visitors Happy
Learn how to make sure that your visitors enjoy using your site and your company and return in the future.
Learn about the new top level domain name .info which has become available.
Learn about copyright laws which affect the protection of your website, the content you use and work you do for others.
10 Most Important Web Design Tips
The most important things to remember when building your website.
Managing Your Website
Find out how to save time when updating your website using a variety of different methods.