Quick Tips Category

5 Alternatives to AIM for Chat

Written by Ruth Hawk

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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Outsourcing Website Content: 3 Questions Answered

Written by Ruth Hawk

If you feel ill equipped to produce consistent, high quality content for your website, you are not alone. In fact, 58 percent of marketers feel uncertain about their ability to produce high quality content.It is this lack of time and ability that has led to the popularity of outsourcing website content. Today, only about one-quarter of marketers keep all of their content creation in-house. To help you envision how outsourcing website content can actually benefit your brand and your business, here are the answers to 5 common questions about outsourced content and its advantages for small businesses.

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6 Ways to Direct Visitors’ Attention to Your Call to Action

Written by Ruth Hawk

Regardless of the type of conversions you hope to earn from your site, you greatly increase your chances of getting them if you include a visible call to action (CTA) on each web page. Much of this visibility comes from effective web design. Here are a few suggestions for adding the visual cues to your web design that will direct visitors’ attention to your CTA.

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How to Prepare for Your Web Design Project

Written by Ruth Hawk

As your web design project begins to gear up, take steps to prepare information that will be useful to your web design company and that will avoid delays in the process. With the right preparation, you can enjoy a smooth, efficient process and a website that works for you.

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5 Custom Web Design Tips for the Holidays

Written by Ruth Hawk

Look the holiday part by creating a custom web design. A festive look will help put customers in the shopping spirit and earn you the holiday sales you want.

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