Blog

Articles, Fixes and Great Tips

Strategic SEO @ Bay Area JUG

Strategic SEO @ Bay Area JUG

After three hours of driving, that local farmers market was an unexpected and welcome find. That’s when I knew I would like the new Bay Area JUG (Joomla User Group) venue! I predicted a great event. As planned, I was early, so I used the time to stretch my legs and... read more
Khoza Undergoes Some Changes!

Khoza Undergoes Some Changes!

The rest of you have sung the last note of Auld Lang Syne and tossed those ridiculous 2016 glasses in the trash. But we at Khoza are just beginning our new year…without the glasses. April 1st is the beginning of our business new year, and we are making a resolution to... read more

Khoza Rediscovers WordPress (and we like it!)

It wasn’t that long ago that WordPress was not spoken of highly around our office. Our programmers considered it too limiting. Perhaps adding to its bad reputation was that the sites we saw were (now we know) sometimes poorly constructed by novices. This often resulted in clients asking us to clean up the resulting messes or spending hours doing something that we felt should not have been as difficult as it was. Besides, we pride ourselves on concentrating on a few things, and doing them well. We are experts with Joomla, so why expand to another CMS?

read more
Why we chose Ember.js over Angular.js

Why we chose Ember.js over Angular.js

Every day we all have to make dozens of choices. Sometimes, the choices are simple because they involve one obviously better choice. Should I step on the brake, or crash into the wall? Simple choice. Not all choices are so easy. Sometimes there are two or more very good possibilities, but we are forced to choose just one. Will I have vanilla or chocolate? That is when we often have to weigh a list of advantages and disadvantages, and choose the one we believe is best for us in that particular situation.

read more

HTTPS encryption by default, good for SEO, ipv6 adoption, and tips for HTTPS

Google has announced that HTTPS will be used as a criterion of a high quality site. In short, having encryption will help your SEO according to their article, “HTTPS as a ranking signal.”

This is great news for many of our clients who have wanted to go HTTPS only, but were nervous about the impact in search engines.

We have some tips for those working to convert:

read more