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Holiday Content Marketing Tips for E-Commerce Websites

by Ruth Hawk
Friday, December 8th, 2017

Gearing up for the holiday season means more than just refreshing your web design and web development efforts (Although those are important as well). It also means injecting your content marketing strategy with material that is relevant, engaging, and designed to move shoppers along the holiday sales funnel. To that end, here are a few tips to help you create a compelling holiday content marketing strategy for your e-commerce website.

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5 Tips for Creating Effective Holiday Landing Pages

by Ruth Hawk
Friday, December 1st, 2017

When it comes to holiday marketing, landing pages are an invaluable aspect of your e-commerce website. Not only do they serve as the place where visitors land after clicking on your email links, organic search results, and targeted holiday promotions, but they also serve as the first impression most of these visitors will have of your website.

As a result, your holiday landing pages must be designed to (1 Make a positive impression and (2 Drive conversions. While effective landing pages are important all year, there are a few steps you can take to strengthen those pages specifically for the holiday shopping season. What follows is a look at a few tips for sprucing up the messaging and web design of your holiday landing pages.

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Web Development Steps to Take to Prepare Your Website for Holiday Traffic Spikes

by Ruth Hawk
Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

With Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the entirety of the holiday shopping season on the horizon, now is the time for businesses to make sure that their web design and web development are sufficient to withstand the influx
of traffic they are about to experience. With Black Friday and Cyber Monday crowds having taken down the websites of businesses as large as Best Buy and Wal Mart in the past, no one is immune to the potential slow downs and crashes that can occur if a website cannot handle the influx of traffic created by holiday shopping and holiday sales. Here are a few steps to take in the coming weeks to help you ensure that your website can handle any volume of traffic.

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Prepare for Black Friday/Cyber Monday with These Web Design Tips

by Ruth Hawk
Friday, November 17th, 2017

The Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend is hands down the most wonderful time of year for businesses. With Cyber Monday 2016 breaking e-commerce records in the United States, and literally billions of dollars worth of purchases up for grabs that weekend, it is vital that e-commerce websites be prepared to woo the increased numbers of website visitors they are going to have. From creating a great look to handling nitty gritty details like page load and web hosting issues, here are a few ways to prepare your web design for the upcoming Big Weekend.

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How a WordPress Design Will Benefit Your Business

by Meredith Schraeder
Monday, November 13th, 2017

You probably know others who have used WordPress to build and manage websites, but is it the right solution for your business’s website? Are you apprehensive about choosing this popular platform? Ease your mind and read on about the benefits and capabilities that WordPress has to offer. As a web design and SEO company, WEBii […]

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5 Alternatives to AIM for Chat

by Ruth Hawk
Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

On December 15, an era in instant messaging will come to an end with the shutdown of AIM. One of the first popular instant messaging services, AIM offered people a free tool for communicating digitally. If AIM is no longer needed, what alternatives are there to AIM for chat? There are actually quite a few means of communicating that can (and have already begun to) replace the formerly popular and still-nostalgic service. Here are five of them.

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