5 Types of Marketing Content That Help Your Business Grow

When it comes to producing online marketing content, business owners tend to run into one of two problems. Either they don’t know what kind of article or video to create in the first place or they always create the same types of posts again and again. Neither of these tendencies is helpful. You need plenty […]

5 Ways to Prepare Your Retailing Website for the Holiday Season

The holiday shopping season is just a few weeks away, which means retailers are scrambling to get prepared for a crush of new customers. Every year, we hear from at least one or two business owners who thought they had their ducks in a row only to find they are struggling to get their websites […]

What You Can Learn from the Worst Business Websites

It’s almost always better, from our point of view, to focus on the positive rather than the negative. That’s why our blog features lots of articles about helpful tips and best practices, and very few that dwell on blunders and mistakes that marketers make. It’s just more helpful to show people what they should do […]

What Does a Great Careers Page Look Like?

It’s probably fair to say that most of our web design clients treat their careers pages as an afterthought. They want to have a place to post current or future job openings, to be sure, but they don’t really spend a lot of time writing them. Neither do they think too much about the design […]

Why Google Hates Slow Websites… and What You Can Do to Speed Yours Up

How Fast is Your Website? Many of the business owners we meet with have no idea how to answer that question. In truth, many of them haven’t even thought of website speed and performance in the past. That’s quickly changing, though, because Google has identified page loading times as a major search signal. In other […]

Why “Web Design” is Becoming an Outdated Term

If you need a fresh web presence for your company, you’ll undoubtedly turn to Google and start looking for “business web design” in your area. In fact, that might even be how you came across this article. More and more, though, we are getting the impression that the term “web design” is outdated. It made […]

The Common Ingredients of Any Great Web Design

What does a great web design look like? If you were to ask a dozen different business owners—or professional web designers, for that matter—you might get a dozen different answers.  That’s not really surprising, given that artistic instincts are subjective and every business or marketing situation is unique. The right answer for one group or […]

4 Good Places to Start Your Online Marketing Reboot

Is your online marketing campaign in need of a reboot? Are you so far behind on search, social, and online that it seems like the best or easiest option is to simply start over? We can understand. A lot of new clients come to us feeling as if they are behind the ball with their […]

Is Your Business Website Mobile-Friendly, or Just Mobile-Compatible?

You have probably heard by now that more than half of all web traffic originates from mobile devices. You might even know that experts think nearly two-thirds of us will be accessing the internet primarily through phones and tablets in the next few years, and that Google factors mobile compatibility into its search algorithm. Many […]