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Ranking A Website For Voice Search

Tips For Better Website Voice Search Rankings From Professional Web Developers

One of the things changing the digital marketing landscape is voice search. Voice search is changing the way consumers behave when making searches. At the same time it is also affecting marketers in ... [continue reading]

 

Why Content Is Still King

Using Killer Content To Improve Your Site - And Your Rankings

Okay, it sounds really cliche, but believe it or not, content is still the top contender for factors that rank a website. In fact, there’s no sign that content will ever NOT be imperative to how well (or how poorly) a website is doing in search rankings. Say you played ... [continue reading]

 

4 Ways Mobile Apps Help You Connect With Your Customers

4 Ways Mobile Apps Help You Connect With Your Customers

With the recent innovations in technology, businesses are now developing new, unique ways to better connect with their customers. One of the most common ways is by ... [continue reading]

 

E-commerce Grows Businesses

E-commerce Grows Businesses

Want to learn how to increase your profits and raise your bottom-line? E-commerce can help! [continue reading]

 

How Facebook Ads Can Help Drive Local Business

How Facebook Ads Can Help Drive Local Business

If you own a local business, pursuing an advertising campaign on the local television channels or radio stations can be extremely expensive. However ... [continue reading]

 

How to Make Your E-commerce Homepage Convert

How to Make Your E-commerce Homepage Convert

Want to learn how to make your e-commerce homepage convert again and again? [continue reading]

 

Should Your Site Be Optimized For Mobile Devices?

Should Your Site Be Optimized For Mobile Devices?

Standing out as a brand in today's competitive business world is becoming more and more ... [continue reading]

 

Reasons Why You Should Hire A Professional Web Designer To Create Your Website Rather Than Do It Yourself

Reasons Why You Should Hire A Professional Web Designer To Create Your Website Rather Than Do It Yourself

Standing out as a brand in today's competitive business world is becoming more and more ... [continue reading]

 

What Are The Top CMS Alternatives To WordPress?

What Are The Top CMS Alternatives To WordPress?

While WordPress might be the most well-known CMS on the market, that might not always make it the best ... [continue reading]

 

Why Structured Data Is Essential For SEO

Why Structured Data Is Essential For SEO

SEO is a combination of components that are pieced together in a strategic manner. One of these components ... [continue reading]

 

A Look At Why You Should Use A Marketing Calendar

A Look At Why You Should Use A Marketing Calendar

As a business owner, you have a wide variety of tools available to help you.  Both free and paid tools to help you achieve ... [continue reading]

 

Does Your Site Need A Privacy Policy?

Does Your Site Need A Privacy Policy?

Many beginners wonder if their blog or website needs a privacy policy. It's important to understand that the privacy policy is one of ... [continue reading]

 

Tips For Measuring How Effective Your Content Is

Tips For Measuring How Effective Your Content Is

Most people with any SEO experience have heard the saying, “Content is king”. It's been repeated as one of the most important ... [continue reading]

 

Is A/B Testing Really Worth It?

Is A/B Testing Really Worth It?

Serving as one of the most efficient ways to uncover effective marketing strategies for your business, A/B testing is a controlled method ... [continue reading]

 

The Essential Free Tools You Should have in Your Web-Design Arsenal

The Essential Free Tools You Should have in Your Web-Design Arsenal

Possessing a sleek, eye-catching web page is essential for attracting customers.  When you first start designing web pages, it can seem ... [continue reading]

 

The Keys to Avoiding and Retrieving a Hacked Wordpress Site

The Keys to Avoiding and Retrieving a Hacked Wordpress Site

Serving as one of the most prominent risks to website owners, hackers often target Wordpress sites  hoping ... [continue reading]

 

Best Web Design Practices When Using Modals

Best Web Design Practices When Using Modals

Using a modal is a direct way of getting a user’s attention. No matter what they are doing or looking at, a modal will halt everything ... [continue reading]

 

Why Is It Important to Have a Mobile App Developed for Your Business?

Why Is It Important to Have a Mobile App Developed for Your Business?

If you’re looking for another effective way to get in touch with your targeted audience, creating a mobile app for your business ... [continue reading]

 

Optimizing Your Conversions: Several Easy-to-Implement Strategies

Optimizing Your Conversions: Several Easy-to-Implement Strategies

Today, e-businesses and websites have access to innumerable amounts of users. However, converting the traffic to ... [continue reading]

 

What to Know About Minimal Web Design

What to Know About Minimal Web Design

You may have heard the saying “less is more,” and recently, that seems to be the case for web design. One of the biggest misconceptions ... [continue reading]

 

What is the Real Difference Between UX and UI Design?

What is the Real Difference Between UX and UI Design?

Serving as some of the most confused and misused terms in web design, UX and UI can initially appear as complex, complicated subjects ... [continue reading]

 

Online Forms: How to Build Ones that People Want to Fill Out

Online Forms: How to Build Ones that People Want to Fill Out

Online forms can serve as a digital marketing gateway as they help you discern which people will develop into paying customers. However, in order ... [continue reading]

 

Why Your Site Should Be Mobile Friendly

Why Your Site Should Be Mobile Friendly

Looking forward to the year that Google starts officially operating its mobile-first index? Surprise! It's this very year! For companies, that means ... [continue reading]

 

Web Design Tips For E-Commerce Stores

Web Design Tips For E-Commerce Stores

There are several different factors involved in creating an aesthetically desirable online shopping experience, including ease and simplicity of use. Successful web design will ... [continue reading]

 

Web Design Catastrophes Small Businesses Should Avoid

Web Design Catastrophes Small Businesses Should Avoid

You have created a website that is supposed to be the face of your business. Why isn't having all of the success you were anticipating? [continue reading]

 

5 Reasons You Should Use a Professional Website Developer to Redo Your E-Commerce Site

5 Reasons You Should Use a Professional Website Developer to Redo Your E-Commerce Site

Any business that seeks to be successful in an online market, especially Ecommerce sites, relies on the effectiveness of their website. The Internet is a key ... [continue reading]

 

SEO Trends in 2018: What Should You Consider for Your E-Commerce Site?

SEO Trends in 2018: What Should You Consider for Your E-Commerce Site?

Staying on top of current SEO trends is imperative to the success of Ecommerce site, as it is one of the major keys in promoting a website. With new and improved ... [continue reading]

 

Why is it So Important for a Website to Have a Mobile Responsive Design?

Why is it So Important for a Website to Have a Mobile Responsive Design?

If you are looking to update your website, you may have noticed that there are a lot of new features out there to consider – that is the beauty and the pain of ... [continue reading]

 

Mobile vs. Desktop Purchases 101: Everything You Should Know

Mobile vs. Desktop Purchases 101: Everything You Should Know

Online traffic is especially important to pay attention to when dealing with Ecommerce. If you are selling goods or services online, it can be helpful to know ... [continue reading]

 

3 Steps to Optimize Your Ecommerce SEO

3 Steps to Optimize Your Ecommerce SEO

Getting higher search engine rankings to gain more traffic for your site – for free – is the goal of all business owners. We know this can be achieved through ... [continue reading]

 

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Product Descriptions

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Product Descriptions

When writing product descriptions for your E-Commerce site, the biggest mistake copywriters make is not ... [continue reading]

 

Ecommerce Design Tips to Guarantee More Sales

Ecommerce Design Tips to Guarantee More Sales

When it comes to ecommerce sites, looks definitely matter. In fact, looks are the single most ... [continue reading]

 

Top 5 Content Management Systems for eCommerce

Top 5 Content Management Systems for eCommerce

If your business is an eCommerce site, you should want to make sure your service is on the best CMS ... [continue reading]

 

Why You Need a Good Web Site Design and How Often You Should Change It?

Why You Need a Good Web Site Design and How Often You Should Change It?

One of the important aspects in a website is its design. Aside from all the content, it is important to have ... [continue reading]

 

Why Is Responsive Web Design So Important?

Why Is Responsive Web Design So Important?

Responsive web design is a well-known concept nowadays and is actually gaining increased popularity because ... [continue reading]