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Tips for Choosing Compelling Website Images

by Ruth Hawk
Thursday, September 15th, 2016

  The old saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words,” has never been more true than it is in today’s digital age. With people impatient with long blocks of text, website owners like you must find ways to communicate your message quickly. In these situations, images provide the perfect solution. They deliver a message […]

WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal: A Comparison

by Ruth Hawk
Monday, September 12th, 2016

A content management system is a critically important element of a website. This platform provides the foundation you need to successfully design and run a website. And, no two CMS’s are alike. In a way, this diversity is a good thing.

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How to Choose a Content Management System

by Ruth Hawk
Monday, August 8th, 2016

Content management systems (CMS) provide you with a platform for building your website. From WordPress to Drupal, they use themes, plug ins, and other features to help you implement a successful website. Because these products are the foundation for your website, it is important to take your time when selecting one for your next web […]

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6 Ways to Improve Your Responsive Web Design

by Ruth Hawk
Monday, June 13th, 2016

Responsive web design, which refers to a web design that adapts itself to any screen, is one of the most basic elements of a successful website. Because Google uses a website’s responsiveness as one factor in how that website ranks in the search results, it is also an important element in search engine optimization. As […]

7 Obstacles to Purchase Completion on Your E-Commerce Website

by Ruth Hawk
Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Your e-commerce website needs to sell your products and services. Unfortunately, there are many mistakes you can make on your website that can inadvertently discourage people from completing their purchases. From a lack of product information to confusing navigation, these mistakes will turn people away from your website. That is why it can be helpful [&

Why Use a Mobile Responsive Web Design?

by Ruth Hawk
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Ever since Google announced that mobile readiness was going to become a factor in how it ranked web pages, there has been much buzz about creating mobile ready websites. Sites that are unable to deliver satisfying content on mobile devices have seen their search rankings drop, and requests for mobile ready web designs have soared […]

8 Signs You Need a Website Redesign

by Ruth Hawk
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Because your website plays such a large role in the success of your business, you need it be fresh, updated, and functional. At the same time, undergoing a website redesign can be expensive and time consuming. Knowing the signs that you need a website redesign can help you to decide when to invest in a […]

8 Online Learning Features Possible Through Custom Web Development

by Ruth Hawk
Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Online learning, also called e-learning, has been growing at an incredible pace over the last few years. Defined as any type of learning that takes place outside the classroom and with the use of technology, it generated almost $50 billion of revenue in 2015. Today, more than 77 percent of companies use e-learning to train […]