About Bryan Loconto

Director of Search Optimization and Graphic Design at Boasting BiZ

EXCITING UPDATE…We’ve just released our new website design!

Launching a website is never a quick process.  Although we wish it only took a day or two, it takes time, planning, patience and experience to complete.
How will your visitor’s react to the new look?
Will the new concept provide them with a better user experience?
These are the inevitable questions that you will NOT be able to answer, so don’t get hung up wasting time on them!  You will need to go with your gut instincts and make any necessary changes … [ Read More ]

NFL.com – What makes this website SEO Friendly

We are knee deep in 2011 football season with about 6 games left of the regular season. NFL.com is consistently getting thousands of visitors a day. Their website is so “SEO Friendly” that they don’t even need to be listed on Google, Yahoo or Bing to get traffic. The majority of website owners seek to be on the first page of the major search engines due to the fact that it brings a substantial amount of traffic to their website … [ Read More ]

NO More Adobe Flash… Straight from the Horses Mouth


No more Flash…say it isn’t so! Actually, ladies and gentlemen, we are sad to say this is true, well, maybe not that sad. Adobe has decided to part ways with their Flash software for mobile devices. After years of fancy graphics flying across our mobile screen, soon there will be no more. Some believed that the late Steve Jobs prediction of the end of Flash is the cause of Adobe’s headquarters major … [ Read More ]

7 Ways to Avoid Being Banned from Search Engines

The average Joe & Mary won’t have a clue what “Search Engine Spamming” is, but we are going to change that right now. How can someone spam the search engines (S.E.)? Easy! One way is to create pages specifically to trick the search engines into offering inaccurate, redundant and poor-quality search rankings. The S.E.’s will penalize your site by blacklisting it or drastically decreasing your placement. Both of these punishments should be avoided by any means necessary. How do you … [ Read More ]

Will Social Media determine our next President? Part 2

As predicted, the social media is being utilized by the Social Network – Presidential Campaign Style. Republican Tim Pawlenty “T-Paw” started his campaign on Facebook letting all his “friends” know of his presidential dreams and goals. Pawlenty has even created a mobile website, live streaming videos to Facebook and awarding badges to his supporters.
The candidates plan to use the Internet for a much greater White House campaign than we’ve ever seen, communicating directly with voters and supporters connected to their … [ Read More ]

The Importance of Tagging Your Website

When it comes to Internet Marketing, there are three types of tags that are extremely important to the SEO (Search Engine Optimization) of your website: Title, Keyword, and Description Tags. Website owners often ask, “What’s so important about tagging my website?” there’s only one good answer: Everything. Your ranking will depend in large part on the tagging that controls your web site behind the scenes.

Technically speaking, meta tags are HTML tags, they appear in specific places located within the header … [ Read More ]

Let’s Go Mobile With SEO

Determined entrepreneurs are always looking for different ways to market to their target audience. Has anyone noticed the growing population of smart phones? Yes, I’m sure since we all have mobile phones, for the most part are fortunate to be able to afford them. The Blackberries, iPhones, and Androids, to name a few, are booming in business. With over 50 million people using their cell phones to search the web daily, this means big business opportunities for anyone with a … [ Read More ]

Could Social Media determine our next President? Part I

Data from a social media statistics tool, clearly shows President Barack Obama won the 2008 election by using technology to connect to his audience, as well as his overall lead in the “blogging market” as a whole. 500 million blog postings mentioned President Obama’s name since the beginning of the presidential convention campaigns. In comparison, only 150 million blog posts mentioned Senators John McCain’s name. Unfortunately, the statistics were not available for the oh so famous former Governor of Alaska, … [ Read More ]

FTL Design Studio Takes First Place – 2011 Print Awards

During this year’s Florida Print Awards Ceremony held on Friday, August 5th, 2011, at the annual Print Management Conference, Boasting BiZ & Franklin Communications were awarded First Place as well as an Award of Recognition for the design and print of the “Van Allen Designs” Catalog. With over 300 designs submitted into the (Catalog) category, Boasting BiZ most certainly has something to BOAST about as they run … [ Read More ]

Reciprocal Links… Can they hurt your Website?


There has been a misconception that reciprocal links are absolutely bad for websites. A reciprocal link is a mutual link between two objects, commonly between two websites to ensure mutual traffic. This has some truth to it but not the whole truth; can be helpful if the site that your linking to is relevant to your website, visitors, and the link texts. You have to … [ Read More ]