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Be Noticeable: Marketing Your Web Design

Amazingly, web design and development has rapidly progressed and evolved from its origins in the late 1980s. As new technology, trends and features pop up, designers and creative developers are forced to think on their feet and come up with new ways to structure their website design. When designing or redesigning a site, there are a few aspects that one should focus on: Making the site clean yet attractive. While your website must draw in new customers and retain current ones with engaging, colorful graphics, you must also ensure that your design is clean and focused*. Your users are interacting with your website to glean information and absorb relevant content – if the design is too busy and distracting, users will leave the experience with little knowledge of what your company can provide for them. Developing a strong brand voice and presence is crucial in your website design. Write with […]

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2 years, 9 months ago
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Four Rock Solid Guidelines for Designing Mobile Friendly Magento Commerce Layouts

If you’re running an eCommerce business and haven’t optimized your Magento site for mobile, then you are losing out on a big chunk of your sales and profits. Techcrunch reported that mobile sales increased by 258% from 2012 to 2013 alone during sales events like Thanksgiving and Black Friday. While not every online retailer will see those numbers, they are still nothing to scoff at. Optimizing mobile should be a priority for eCommerce business models if they want to adapt to inevitable trends, stay competitive, and be in the forefront of their market. With that said, it’s one thing to know how important it is to do something but it’s another thing to know what to do. Magento is one of the best platforms for eCommerce but it is a challenging platform to build on if you’re doing it all yourself. Every site will follow a different web design concept […]

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2 years, 10 months ago
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Responsive Web Design – Jump On!

Imagine – you walk into an office building and the walls are bare, the hallways are difficult to navigate, and the message of the company isn’t clear or is extremely complicated to decipher. As a customer, your immediate reaction is to turn on your heel and walk right out. Investing energy and time just to figure out what the company stands for will exhaust your audience and can lose your business countless leads and resources.

 Approach your website and brand design the same way that you would fashion your work environment or the design of your own home. Creating that immediate welcoming impression will draw your viewers in and pique their interest – and that’s where responsive web design comes in. Responsive web design (RWD) is the process of constructing your website so that, no matter what screen size a visitor is using, your website will respond and self adjust […]

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2 years, 11 months ago
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Why Do I Need a Responsive Site?

If you’ve been following the web design and eCommerce industry news, then you’re probably aware of what responsive web design is. Responsive design is a format that shows a version of your site according to what device is being used to access it. This process of takes place through creating multiple versions of your site and designing it so that the user gets the most optimal version of your website no matter what the format is. The question that’s probably on your mind is: “Why do I need a responsive site?” Well, one of the biggest changes that have occurred over the last few years is the increased usage of mobile devices to access the Internet. This trend has grown to the point that some websites are reporting twenty percent or more of their web traffic coming from mobile devices (smartphones & tablets). As a result, everyone has started to […]

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3 years, 2 months ago