OK, you have a great website for your business. It is user friendly, with well thought out, informative writing, eye catching graphics, blogs, links, articles and all of the tools necessary to generate sales and create new clients but no one seems to know you are there. You wonder what the problem could possibly be.
If you are not utilizing Search Engine Optimization or SEO for short, you are missing out on a huge opportunity to increase traffic to your website. In simple terms, SEO is a kind of friendly language used between your website and search engines like Google, Yahoo, etc. By using simple techniques in your website, you are letting the search engine know and understand what your website is all about.
Why is this important?
When potential clients surf the web for products and services, they put in specific search words. For example, if a potential client … Read More
The cash register is invented, sold, and developed.
The first cash register was the brainchild of James Ritty, a “dealer of pure whiskies, fine wines and cigars”. Ritty was running a successful saloon but had one major problem: he was getting ripped off by some of his employees.
MEET THE INCORRUPTIBLE CASHIER
So in 1879, Ritty invented the “Incorruptible Cashier,” a device that registered transactions made at his business. Some time after that, he patented his invention and sold it to salesman Jacob H. Eckert, who founded the National Manufacturing Company (NMC). Eckert later sold the company to John H. Patterson, a retail coal shop owner in Coalton, Ohio.
NCR TAKES THE REIGNS
Upon acquiring the business, Patterson renamed the company National Cash Register (NCR), which still exists today. He also added new features, such as custom employee drawers and bells, as well as the all-important paper receipts.
Electric and … Read More