Here is a sample of the OSS Consulting services we provide:

  • Open Source Technology Strategy
  • Open Source Application Development
  • Custom Open Source Programming and Integration
  • Open Source Web Performance
  • Open Source Web site Security Analysis
  • Integration with Windows and Open Source Systems
  • Open Source Mail systems Setup/Integration
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Building solid analytics to connect the dots.

Monday, March 10th, 2014

SEO Strategies for Secure Search: 4 of 4. The crux of the SEO process is the need to strengthen and optimize individual pages — while pairing them with high-performing keywords to build traffic, improve conversion rates, and increase revenue.
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Best practices for retooling your SEO.

Friday, February 28th, 2014

SEO Strategies for Secure Search: 3 of 4. The key activity is in pairing the right keywords with the specific content of a page. So where do you start?
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Why it’s time to focus on the page.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

SEO Strategies for Secure Search: 2 of 4. Since Google no longer provides data at the macro keyword level, it’s now imperative to focus your SEO efforts on the individual pages within your site.
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Why organic keyword data was a terrible thing to lose.

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

SEO Strategies for Secure Search: 1 of 4. Today’s intense emphasis on content marketing has caused a major sea change in the marketers think about and approach their websites. The escalation of secure search by Google is yet another game-changer, in terms of how marketers need to approach their SEO strategies.
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Use schemas to add structure to your site as it appears on search result pages.

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Learn how to present some of the more “fancy” search results that include images, author info, ratings and more.
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Zeroing-in to make the greatest impact.

Friday, January 17th, 2014

Lead Optimization & Conversion: 4 of 4. There are reasons why many website optimization initiatives produce less-than-exciting results. Some efforts set the bar too low — keying on minutia such as incessant A/B testing of button colors and the like. Others lose focus by trying to tackle too many elements at once.The key to success is to use the analytics and insights you’ve gained to zero-in on the most promising areas for improvement.
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Giving visitors what they really want.

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Lead Optimization & Conversion: 3 of 4. There’s a lot of buzz these days about determining “visitor intent”. This is really a new buzzword for the time-proven value of getting to know your prospects. For all our gains in technology, there’s nothing more powerful than augmenting hard data with human feedback. Here are a few suggestions:
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Paving the path to deeper engagement.

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Lead Optimization & Conversion: 2 of 4. The process of finding the website pages where visitors are dropping off — and optimizing the pages that are attracting the best prospects — is key to maximizing conversion rates.
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Is your site attracting the right crowd?

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Lead Optimization & Conversion:1 of 4. When developing your web strategy, what you really need to ensure is that your website is attracting site visitors, prospects and followers who are truly in sync with your mission. We've listed some key considerations.
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Using Amazon CloudFront to Improve Global Web Site Performance

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Neptune recently migrated a large, multilingual, international web site to Amazon CloudFront. Charlie gives a few tips he picked up along the way.
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How Web Developers can Build Apps in HTML5 (and natively on Android )

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

In June, Neptune Web launched a new version of T-on-Time, the web app which takes advantage of MassDot’s new real-time data feed for the commuter rail. This article describes some of the techniques used in that app, and explains how to get rolling your own apps using web technologies you already know.
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Batch Find and Replace for the Neptune Web Edit CMS

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Neptune Web's content management system, Neptune Web Edit (TM), has both free-form static content and dynamic content built into the design. However, static content can leave redundant copies of content if it was not structured properly to begin with, or if requirements of the site change. This is where Batch Find and Replace comes in...
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SEO Module Launched

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

One of the challenges we face at Neptune Web when optimizing a site is collecting and keeping track of the myriad of reports and integrity checks we perform. Our process involves more than just keyword positioning and page optimization. We also validate a number of on-site and off-site metrics and even review the user interface to insure a complete optimization, not just tweaking what search engines see.
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Add Extensive Video Capabilities to Your Site - for Free!

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

YouTube is an excellent, free tool for giving your site video capabilities. Its administrative interface is a snap to use and standard features making uploading, hosting and presenting videos a very simple process.
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Problems with Order Reporting in Magento

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

We've identified a possible bug in Magento Enterprise 1.8 which is causing the order report to become inaccurate under certain conditions after performing the last day refresh. The issue is causing orders not to be included in the report.
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