Entries by Kevin

CSS – Class or ID?

It’s an old one but we still get asked – People are often confused by class and id in CSS. The simple rule is id is for a CSS rule used only once and class is used for a css rule that is required more than once. (Remember in CSS a class statement always starts […]

SEO Success Stories in Derby

Well, we couldn’t pass up an opportunity to combine the legend that is Bill Murray with our recent SEO success story. In this article we are discussing the successes for avectura.co.uk and their SEO success in Google, Bing and Yahoo. Just test it and find out. We stand by our excellent SEO results in Derby. […]

1100 Hits Per Month for FirstSteps

CoolPenguin is very proud to announce that firststepsderbyshire.co.uk is now receiving over 1100 hits per month! This shows the importance of Eating Disorder Support in Derbyshire and beyond. As Derby’s only eating disorder charity, Coolpenguin was very proud to work on the brand new First Steps website. We found the staff at First Steps very welcoming and the […]

10 Free online tools for aspiring web designers

We felt it was time to say thank you to all of those people who have created online tools to make web design easier. Here is a list of tools we regularly use when developing new websites. We would love to see people add tools to this list to create an online resource for others […]

Impetro Consulting Ltd – Customer Review

A wonderful Customer Review “I used CoolPenguin Web Design following a recommendation from a business associate.  I needed to create a website for my first business.  I’m good with modern technology but when I tried to design the website myself I failed miserably and needed help.  Thank goodness I turned to Kevin.  His initial advice on […]

How to Change a Facebook Page Address

Hello everyone, we’ve been asked this a number of times in the past. “How do I change the website address for my business Facebook Page” Does your Facebook address look like this – https://www.facebook.com/pages/BUSINESSNAME/212929708845110?ref=hl Wouldn’t it be nice if it looked like this – https://www.facebook.com/pages/BUSINESSNAME So rather than keep answering this individually, we thought we’d […]

Facebook Image Dimensions

When setting up a new Facebook Page for your business it is key that you get both your profile image and cover photo dimensions correct. Facebook Cover Photo – Facebook Cover photos need to be 851 pixels wide and 315 pixels tall. If you upload an image that’s smaller than these dimensions, it will be stretched […]

A Great Free SEO Article

Hi everyone, we stumbled on this and thought we should share – http://www.hobo-web.co.uk/seo-tutorial/ This SEO article may have been written in 2013 but so much of it is still relevant that we think it’s worth a read.

SEO Tips for the 2014-2015 football season

Here are Cool Penguin’s Top 10 SEO tips for the 2014-2015 Football Season 1) Time for the title – title tags are still king, it’s one of the first things google looks at. Combine them with snippets and make them sound natural. 2) Share with social media, social media is not going away and it’s […]

The Magnificent 7 – Tips For Choosing a Domain Name

Tips for Choosing a Domain Name People still ask us about how to name their sites. So here are – (written to a UK based customer of course) 1)      We recommend a .co.uk (as they are linked geographically and associated with high quality businesses) or .com equally credible, but loses geographical relevance. It appears based […]