Web Design

Getting Your Message Out Using Blogs

What does Blogging Provide To Businesses? One important concept in advertising and public relations is to get your business's message in front of a customer and also to potential customers. Once properly set up, blog software is relatively easy to use. Simply write your thoughts, link to resources, and publish to your...

Don’t Make Me Think Online

We've all had the experience of being on a website and wondering  what happened or what we should do next? For example, if we're searching for information (looking for a good web developer, say) and get confused, most of us are not going to fight with the website. Instead we...

Creating a Home Page That Works

In the board game Monopoly, the most valuable piece of real estate to own in the game is Boardwalk. In terms of your company's website, the most important page is your Home Page. A well crafted home page is vital to the overall success of your business online. When potential...

How to Optimize Images For The Web Online

Many users take pictures with their digital cameras for the purpose of using those images on their sites, but they may not think to optimize images before putting them up on their website. Digital cameras capture images at higher "resolutions" which create files with more digital information (or "pixels") than are really...

Mobile Development

Is Your Website Mobile Ready?

In the days and weeks following the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, millions of people were without power or internet both at their homes and offices. They relied solely upon their mobile smartphones for Internet access to read their email and visit websites. In today's business world, companies can no longer afford...

Typeface Trends in Web Design

The use of specific type faces in web design has always been difficult. Unless you were willing use graphic versions of your fonts (thus eliminating any Search Engine Optimization benefits) web designers were limited to use such generic web fonts as Times New Roman, Georgia, Arial, Verdana, and perhaps Tahoma. Luckily...

Why Your Business Needs A Mobile Web Site Now

95 percent of smartphone users have looked for local information, with 88 percent of these users acting on information within one day, most often contacting or visiting a business.’ according to a Google commissioned survey. Smartphone users are ready to act: Nearly nine out of 10 smartphone searches end in an...