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Web Design Trends vs. Fads: Two Insights to Help You Tell Them Apart

by Ruth Hawk
Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

When considering which changes to implement in your website, you need to be able to tell the difference between web design trends and fads.

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Signs It’s Time to Re-Design and Re-Develop Your Website

by Eli Newman
Friday, May 10th, 2019

  With technology advancing quicker than ever, and people wanting their technology to be interactive, older website designs and practices are a thing of the past (or at least they should be). There are many indications that a website could greatly benefit from a face lift (an updated design), and – let’s call it a […]

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There’s a Plugin for That! Helpful Tasks You Can Accomplish with WordPress Plugins

by Eli Newman
Friday, April 12th, 2019

The great thing about plugins is that they often times take tasks that seem intricate and confusing, and they do the majority of the hard work for you.

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How to Work Best with a Web Developer and Ensure the Success of Your Project

by Jacqueline Sinex
Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

If you really want to have a successful web design project, it is essential to build a good relationship with your web developer. Here are some tips that can help you when you are in the process of finding the right developer for your website needs.

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 re

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

8 Tips for Building User Friendly Custom Web Applications

by Ruth Hawk
Monday, September 11th, 2017

Custom web applications can add functionality and interactivity to your website. For example, shopping carts can make checking out easier on your e-commerce website, while online courses allow people to learn and grow right on your website. However, if web applications are going to make certain tasks easier for your website visitors, they need to be desi

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When Breaking Web Design Rules Might Work for You

by Ruth Hawk
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Web design has evolved as quickly as has the Internet as a whole. Along with that development has come certain rules, or best practices, that have proven themselves useful in guiding the development of appealing and effective websites. However, occasionally, as the saying goes, rules are meant to be broken, and occasionally, great web design comes when t

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