Use Social Media Strategies to Promote Your Web Design Company

As a Web designer, you have an advantage when it comes to online marketing. Design is an integral part of effective branding and image-building, and it already comes naturally to you. However, for a marketing plan to be well-rounded, your design company needs to make the most of social media, too. If the thought of

01 Jul 2014

Tesla Themes Anniversary Mega Giveaway!

I love Tesla Theme frameworks! I’m using the Revoke theme on my own site, and the last three client sites I’ve built have been using this framework. They have a wide variety of themes, and an even wider variety of features within each theme framework. As a developer, I love that they produce quality work

21 May 2014

The Top 10 Ecommerce Websites

Sometimes it seems that actual hard currency is old fashioned, and if you’re coming from a place where plastic, electronic currency is commonplace, it can be strange to visit a country where notes and coins still reign supreme. Bitcoins, payment via contactless paypass, using your Smartphone as a payment consol, PayPal – the increasing dominance

30 Apr 2014
Baron Warren Redfern Trademark Attorneys

Protecting Your Intellectual Property

Your intellectual property can be your livelihood, and if someone else decides to trade on your branding the consequences can be dire. The more successful you become, the more tempting it will be for others to steal your trademarks and suchlike. In order to prevent this from happening, it’s important to start protecting your intellectual

30 Apr 2014
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Design Your Website to Maximize Customer Conversion

The March 2014 Netcraft Web Server Survey shows that there are more than 900 million websites currently in operation. Many of them are encouraging your potential customers to purchase their products and services. Don’t lose business to those sites with these conversion centered design suggestions: Web Pages Versus Landing Pages The majority of your business

16 Apr 2014

3 Inspirational and Trendy Scrolling Techniques

Without scrolling, it would take an awful lot of concentration and good vision to read the end credits of a movie. But still, it’s not as though 99% of the audience sits through the end credits, since most people don’t really care who the Dolly Grip was, or what they even do. Of course, web

10 Apr 2014

Choosing an Art Gallery Website Template for Your Ecommerce Site

Building an eCommerce website today is a lot more difficult than it was a few years ago. With the industry constantly evolving, it is imperative that your website stand out among the hundreds of sites out there selling to everyday consumers. As the owner of an art website, creativity and being artistic are crucial. Before

24 Dec 2013
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5 Most Common WordPress Mistakes

WordPress allows users of all kinds to share their thoughts on everything from recipes and photography to business and stock information. So whether you use your WordPress as a personal blog, a way to promote your business or as a way to make money on advertising, there’s a few common mistakes to avoid in order

09 Dec 2013
Hannah Payne

How to Avoid Black-Hat SEO Methods

Most companies have a lot of work on their hands when it comes to optimizing for search engines. Search engine algorithms are frequently updated and they can even be rewritten entirely, as recently illustrated by Google Hummingbird. Because of this, learning how to avoid black-hat SEO methods is now more critical than ever. Being penalized,

13 Nov 2013

Parabola Theme for WordPress

I don’t usually like a lot of free WordPress themes that are out there. It’s not that they aren’t good, it’s just that they lack customization or the look I want. I might as well build one myself to fit what I want to do rather than hack up someone elses theme. However, I recently

18 Oct 2013