Technology http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en InSinkErator celebrates its American roots and workforce with new website http://contractormag.com/technology/insinkerator-celebrates-its-american-roots-and-workforce-new-website <div class="node-body article-body">More than 75 years ago, tinkering with an idea and some sheet metal, an architect in Racine, Wis., named John W. Hammes invented the first food waste disposer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/insinkerator-celebrates-its-american-roots-and-workforce-new-website" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/technology/insinkerator-celebrates-its-american-roots-and-workforce-new-website#comments Technology Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:53:00 +0000 407911 at http://contractormag.com From SEO to conversion http://contractormag.com/technology/seo-conversion <div class="node-body article-body">There are many important factors that come into play when launching a successful SEO (Search Engine Optimization) campaign. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/seo-conversion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/technology/seo-conversion#comments Marketing Management Technology Registered User Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:34:00 +0000 407851 at http://contractormag.com Software for mobile computer devices http://contractormag.com/feldmans/software-mobile-computer-devices <div class="node-body article-body">Here are three software solutions that, taking advantage of mobile computing devices, expedite business operations and specific tasks in the field. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/feldmans/software-mobile-computer-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/feldmans/software-mobile-computer-devices#comments Software Feldmans Mon, 06 Apr 2015 16:44:00 +0000 407501 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Uponor Innovations accepting applications for ‘game-changing’ ideas http://contractormag.com/technology/uponor-innovations-accepting-applications-game-changing-ideas <div class="node-body article-body">For entrepreneurs, business owners or investors that have great ideas but lack the resources to get those ideas off the ground, Uponor North America offers Uponor Innovations LLC. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/uponor-innovations-accepting-applications-game-changing-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/technology/uponor-innovations-accepting-applications-game-changing-ideas#comments Technology Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:52:00 +0000 407401 at http://contractormag.com <p>Uponor North America offers Uponor Innovations LLC to help get ideas off the ground.</p> NTEA Work Truck Show Shines in Indy http://contractormag.com/trucks/ntea-work-truck-show-shines-indy <div class="node-body article-body">Fresh off the buzz from the NFL combine, with potential stars like Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariotta, and Amari Cooper in town, the city of Indianapolis shifted its gears, literally, to welcome the next set of stars, with names like Ford, Chevrolet, Ram, Isuzu and Mercedes on the marquee.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/trucks/ntea-work-truck-show-shines-indy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/trucks/ntea-work-truck-show-shines-indy#comments Management Technology Trucks Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:13:00 +0000 407381 at http://contractormag.com <p>2015 Work Truck Show</p> Tech tips for the mobile tradesman http://contractormag.com/smartphones/tech-tips-mobile-tradesman <div class="node-body article-body">The cost of mobile is at an all-time low, and no business should miss out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/smartphones/tech-tips-mobile-tradesman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/smartphones/tech-tips-mobile-tradesman#comments Smartphones Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:38:00 +0000 407241 at http://contractormag.com Changes in the Google Algorithm that could prevent your website from ranking on page one http://contractormag.com/marketing/changes-google-algorithm-could-prevent-your-website-ranking-page-one <div class="node-body article-body">As the owner of a Plumbing or HVAC business you know that it’s imperative to have a strong online marketing presence. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/marketing/changes-google-algorithm-could-prevent-your-website-ranking-page-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/marketing/changes-google-algorithm-could-prevent-your-website-ranking-page-one#comments Marketing Plumbing Technology Registered User Fri, 20 Mar 2015 18:23:00 +0000 407141 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Lochinvar announces executive team promotions http://contractormag.com/technology/lochinvar-announces-executive-team-promotions <div class="node-body article-body">Lochinvar, LLC is pleased to announce four well-deserved promotions within its executive level management team. These </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/lochinvar-announces-executive-team-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/technology/lochinvar-announces-executive-team-promotions#comments Technology Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:52:00 +0000 407121 at http://contractormag.com <p>Lochinvar, LLC announced four promotions within its executive level management team.</p> Illinois governor visits Enertech Global http://contractormag.com/technology/illinois-governor-visits-enertech-global <div class="node-body article-body">Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner promoted his plan to improve the state's business climate during an hour-long visit to Enertech Global in Greenville, Illinois on Tuesday, March 10.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/illinois-governor-visits-enertech-global" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/technology/illinois-governor-visits-enertech-global#comments Technology Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:29:00 +0000 407111 at http://contractormag.com <p>Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner is looking at geothermal products from Enertech Global.</p> Enertech Bosch Thermotechnology announces winners of children’s art contest http://contractormag.com/technology/bosch-thermotechnology-announces-winners-children-s-art-contest <div class="node-body article-body">Bosch has selected three winners of its accompanying Children’s Art Contest, which is open to children ages 2-16.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/bosch-thermotechnology-announces-winners-children-s-art-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/technology/bosch-thermotechnology-announces-winners-children-s-art-contest#comments Technology Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:05:00 +0000 407031 at http://contractormag.com <p>Children&#39;s Art Contest Grand Prize Winner Aniela Edwards of Fort Lauderdale, FL (center) holds her framed winner&#39;s certificate in the company of (left to right) Rich Ouellette, Senior County Director for the Levine/Slaughter Boys &amp; Girls Club of North Lauderdale, FL, which sponsored her entry, Vitor Gregorio, incoming President of Bosch Thermotechnology, art teacher Gregory Johnson of the Levine/Slaughter Boys &amp; Girls Club, and Richard Soper, retiring President of Bosch Thermotechnology. Not pictured is Darren Edwards, Aniela&#39;s father who accompanied her to the ward presentation at Bosch Thermotechnology&#39;s Fort Lauderdale facility.&nbsp;</p> Bosch