What is shared hosting vs cloud hosting?

Download this episode what is shared hosting vs cloud hosting   If you enjoy this episode, you need these 10 plugins from Damashe and Michael   This is one of the questions Damashe and Michael answer in this weeks podcast episode. Grab a ? and don’t forget to share. As Damashe explained, last week we discussed the Differences between wordpress.com and self hosted you will want to give that episode a listen if you haven’t yet. In this weeks episode, we’re going to go more in detail about the topic of self hosting your website. Michael starts out by telling you the…

Key Differences between WordPress.com and Self Hosted

Download this episode Key Differences Between WordPress.com & WordPress.org If you enjoy this episode, you need these 10 plugins from Damashe and Michael By now, you should know we love us some WordPress over here☺️ So when Michael wanted to get in to WordPress for a few episodes, I was like ?? To get started, in this episode, we discuss the primary differences between a wordpress.com site and a wordpress.org selfhosted site. Hint, one requires more work Both Michael and myself have some strong opinions about which we choose to use, but we are aware that our solution isn't for…

DM Extra!

Download this episode Domain Names and Why They’re Important List of TLD’s Michael explains a domain name this way: It’s a simple to remember word or phrase that takes people to your website. Couldn’t have said it better myself… This special episode of [The DM Show](#)() was recorded to give you some info about choosing a great domain name for your business. Of course, if you want to have a website, you must have a domain name to get there. When choosing a domain name for your business or online project, you should choose carefully. Here are a few things…

Markdown: a better way to write

Download this episode Markdown: a better way to write Shows the html preview of this post This week Damashe and Michael are talking about writing. Specifically, they’ll be introducing you to Markdown, a plain text markup language, along with some tools to help reduce the fustration of formatting your documents. Whether generating pdfs, writing for the web, or crafting email newsletters, Markdown will make the process of formatting easier. The key to Markdown is the fact that it is plain text, which means there are no proprietary document formats to deal with, and no complex applications to navigate. Markdown uses…

Getting Paid – DM 14

Download this episodeDM14: Getting Payed If you’re in business for yourself, getting payed is serious business. Unlike working for someone else, where your employer takes care of taking payments and issuing your check, you have to take care of these things yourself when you are the boss. So how are you going to actually get your money from the customer to your account? That’s what Damashe and Michael are talking about this week. Since it is entirely posssible that your business is completely online, let’s talk about how to take payments from your site. You have several options for getting…

FOundation for all small business owners

Download this episode The important things for small business owners to have This week, Damashe and Michael are talking about the three most important things for a small business to have. We’re talking the foundation of your business from a technical standpoint, and why you should make sure these things are in place. It seems obvious to some of us, but one thing you should have is a website. Having your own site allows you to control your branding, your message, and the experience that your website visitors have. Also, having your own site gives you control of the content…

Podcast Workflow Using Trello – DM12

Download this episode Ready to learn our podcast workflow using Trello? This week, Damashe and Michael will share the process for getting the show out to you each week. Producing the DM Show usually starts over a iMessage conversation. While we both love Slack, iMessage is usually immediately available, and consistent regarding accessibility. Trello plays a significant role in taking the idea from iMessage for a podcast episode right through the publishing process. Starting with the ideas list, we begin adding relevant links and other material to research the show topic. Once we decide to actually record a show on…

Cloud Storage for your Business, DM 11

Download this episode Damashe and Michael are once again up in the clouds this week. 😉 You are most likely familiar with this week’s topic, Cloud Storage for your Business how much thought have you given to your business cloud storage? When choosing to use cloud storage for your business, you should consider things like: * Security and privacy * Collaboration with your team * Accessibility of your files * Integrations with your other business tools * and of course cost to your business There are many cloud storage providers around these days, with a variety of features and services,…

benefits of voip for business, DM10 #yopcast

Download this episodeIn this Damashe and Michael, Just talking tech (DM Series) episode we are going to discuss the benefits of voip for business. Communication… Communication… Communication! In business, communication is key. One of the most important ways of communicating is talking, which usually means the phone. Your customers and employees can always send you an email, but there times when hearing another human voice is the best means of sort out potential problems. This means that your business needs a phone number, a separate number from your everyday personal phone. In the past, you would probably be stuck carrying…

DM9: G Suite Overview

Download this episodeToday, let us answer the question, what is g suite? In previous episodes Damashe and Michael talked about managing your inbox and managing your time… and the same tool was mentioned in both episodes. So this week, we are focusing on that tool, and why it is a key piece of any business infrastructure. Yep… we are talking all about G Suite this week. Damashe and Michael are both longtime G Suite users, from back when it was known as Google Apps for business. Listen as we give you a quick intro to the G Suite services, including…