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Google Shares the Future of Search Engine Optimization in Web Design

By |September 15th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

For the past 15 years, optimizing website design for Google’s complex search engine algorithm has been almost entirely link-based. The more quality links pointing at your website meant greater page authority and a higher ranking. [...]

Should Your Small Business Consider Apple Pay for eCommerce

By |April 30th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

This past holiday season witnessed Apple just getting started with its eCommerce product Apple Pay and already huge corporations like Chevron are getting on board with Apple Pay at its pumps starting in early in [...]

Google Cracks Down on the Lazy SEO Hacks

By |April 16th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

In 2005, Matt Cutts - Google’s resident search engine optimization evangelist advised small business owners ‘not to hire an assclown SEO that makes doorway pages with sneaky redirects’ and ten years later Google is bringing [...]

Are Consumers Using Twitter to Make Buying Decisions?

By |April 9th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

A recent study conducted by Millward Brown suggests that Twitter users have greater disposable income and buy 21.7% more than non-Twitter users - and that Twitter users shop online 2.6 times more. The study continues [...]

Why Your Website Should Avoid Integrating Facebook Comments

By |April 2nd, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

Every website designer is familiar with Facebooks’ comment plugin - it’s been a reliable option for years - but considering the recent events with Starbucks as well as some other local brands who have seemingly [...]

Twitter Releases WordPress Plug-in for Wed Designers

By |March 26th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

Late last month, web designers received some great news in the wake of Google’s Hummingbird release placing even a greater emphasis on social media. Twitter has released a Wordpress plug-in that brings a wide-variety of [...]

Attention Web Designers: Goggle Search Now Includes Tweets Again

By |March 19th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

Although Google and Twitter has struck a new deal that includes real-time tweets in Google search both companies remain quiet about the scope of this deal. The impact of real-time tweets however, is bored  and [...]

Social Media Integration in Web Design Gets Twitter Video

By |March 5th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

Web Designers rejoice! Twitter has announced the launch of a new video widget that enable web design gurus the ability to embed Twitter videos thanks in large part to a new Javascript-based widget   launched [...]

Why Your Website Designer Should Think Like Your Customers

By |February 26th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

We've lost track of all the graphic designers and website development companies proclaim to 'think different' - shamelessly ripping off Apple's successful advertising campaign from almost 20 years ago. You see, that's just the problem [...]

How to Test the Efficiency of Front-End Website Design

By |February 19th, 2015|Categories: Website Design|

Website testing is one of the most crucial and often overlooked aspects of the website development process. For me personally, I've worked with dozens of agencies and was shocked to learn that a majority of their [...]