No matter what kind of web site you have, it is paramount for your site to look good and function well. In fact, the web site development company and webmaster you choose is critical to the success of your site. Broken links, complex or missing page navigation, pages that do not display properly, missing or disproportioned images, pages that take too long to load, a frames-based site, or a mostly Flash-based site – all of these are serious issues for both human usability and search engine visibility. These issues can have a dramatically negative impact on your site’s effectiveness and […]
The Single Biggest Thing For Your Online Presence…
You might be asking: what is the single biggest thing that can help my web site in terms of both usability and search engine visibility. The answer to that may be a bit broad, but it is true: QUALITY. A quality web site will go a long way to making your users happy, and making search engines happy too. If you want to sell your house, you spruce it up. You paint, clean the floors, clean and organize your rooms and closets, cut the lawn, trim the bushes, and plant some fresh flowers. All of these things work together to make your […]
Web Site Hosting Can Be An Issue
Think about all the web site hosting companies out there today. Think they are all the same? Think again! Hundreds, if not thousands, of web site hosting companies have popped up in recent years, and not all of them are created equal. Poor service from your host can mean that no matter how great your web site is – the damage from your site being down can be irreparable. Visitors are easily annoyed – and may simply never come back. If you’re an e-tailer, this can mean lost revenue – but even if you simply have an informational brochure site, down-time gives the impression that […]
What Is YOUR New Year’s Resolution?
We all make resolutions for the new year. It may include such wonderfully life improving (albeit difficult) things as quitting smoking, losing weight or exercising more regularly. But take a look at your web site. Do you need to make a resolution about it too? Just ask yourself these ten simple questions… (1) Does your site feature outdated news, events or other old site content? (2) Do you have an outdated copyright date on every page? (3) Did you intend on completing those blank pages – or pages that just say “Coming Soon” on them in 2007….but just never got […]
Get A Custom Facebook Business Page Today!
Are you on Facebook? Or, more clearly, is your business on Facebook? Facebook is the powerhouse social media mechanism that has the unique ability to help boost your business! As users sign-up to ‘like’ your page on Facebook, they will be kept informed of you, your business and what’s happening with you on Facebook. By interacting with those who ‘like’ you on Facebook, sharing comments and providing helpful tips, you have the potential to attract more customers — and thus more business. One of the many benefits of social media, particularly Facebook, is that there are no ongoing costs! It’s true – once your […]
Lease Or Buy?
No, we’re not talking about cars – we’re talking web sites! There are many companies that offer an array of marketing services to specific markets. For example, companies that provide country clubs and golf courses with everything from marketing plans for increasing membership, to tee markers, to web sites. Often, specialty marketing firms will offer clients a “free” web site. You’ll soon find out that free doesn’t alays really mean FREE… In most cases, these companies do not design a custom web site. Instead, a design template may be leveraged, meaning that your site can look very much like scores of […]
Searching For A Quality Web Site Development Company?
A web site is essential in today’s business world – whether you are a small retail business, a large manufacturing company, or an online merchant. A web site, if developed, hosted and maintained properly, is a great investment and a good “bang for the buck” as compared to other more traditional marketing avenues. A quality web site can bring new customers to your door over and over with a relatively small initial investment, minimal ongoing cost and limited amount of ongoing work. When shopping for a web site development company, keep these helpful tips in mind… #1 – WORK WITH […]