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Posted on Thu, Mar 1st, 2012 8:35 am

Website Programming ? A Smashing Opportunity to Boost Performance Metrics

Those who are not much aware of web programming, consider HTML as its synonym. However, it?s certainly not true. Web programming is a vast field and it is far beyond the HTML code. From server-side PHP programming and lay-out coding like CSS to big one-stop web solution like Django, web programming...
Posted on Thu, Mar 1st, 2012 5:01 pm

Lobster Feast 2012, the ?Destination Wedding?

As always, VIA Studio was happy to support Actors Theatre of Louisville?s annual Lobster Feast fundraiser. This year?s theme was ?Escape to Key West?, and the VIA team came as the ?Destination Wedding?. Needless to say the evening was a blast, and we got tons of compliments, and more than a few...
Posted on Thu, Mar 1st, 2012 5:01 pm

Five Ways PPC Ads Can Boost Conversions

Posted on Sat, Mar 3rd, 2012 11:38 pm

Asp.Net Shopping Cart Solution ? Move your Retail Business on Web with the Most Powerful Platform

ASP.NET ASP (Active Server Pages) was Microsoft?s first server-side scripting language for dynamic webpage development. With the technology advancement, the way businesses carried out is changing and to meet this change Microsoft released an updated framework of ASP, known as ASP.NET. ASP.NET is...
Posted on Sat, Mar 3rd, 2012 11:38 pm

How can We Prevent Web Page Content from being Stolen?

How would a blog or website owner feel if he or she found that the blog written on his/her website is same as one posted on another website? Earlier, I used to copy my own blogs and then post it in forums. At that moment, I was not aware how copying my own content and [...]
Posted on Thu, Mar 1st, 2012 3:04 am

Contact

Posted on Thu, Mar 1st, 2012 3:04 am

Customize

Posted on Thu, Mar 1st, 2012 3:04 am

Material Coding

Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 9:13 am

Free Shiny Vector Buttons

We like to share with you a shiny vector buttons package below. Share it, use it and have [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 10:15 am

Get 1 Year FREE Hosting From CloudUpHosting

Are you planning to publish a new website? Then wait for a minute because this post is for [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 10:15 am

An overview of CSS3

CSS3 introduces a brand new toolset to web developers, and along with it they receive a new level [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 10:15 am

10 Essential Javascript Libraries

Javascript is a client side scripting language that is utilised in most web sites, and although it?s a [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 10:15 am

Freebie: Pressed+Sliced Vector Package

This week we have a freebie package for you! You can download it below and let us know [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 10:15 am

An Introduction to HTML5 Canvas

HTML5 has answered many of the problems faced by modern web developers with the introduction of a myriad [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 3:57 pm

An Interesting Twist...

Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 3:23 pm

We are hiring!

We are hiring and have the following positions open in our Sarasota office: Administrative Assistant - Ruby on Rails Developer - Web/PHP Developer Position - Internet Marketing Specialist
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 3:23 pm

Western Industrial Website Launch

Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 3:23 pm

Ruby on Rails Developer Position

Department/function: Web Development Experience: Mid-Senior level Reporting Lines: Sr. Web Developer, Glide Interactive Location: Sarasota, FL Position Summary: The Web Developer?s role at Glide Interactive is multifaceted. As a web developer, you are passionate, talented, and creative. The...
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 3:23 pm

Project Manager

Experience: Mid-Senior level Location: Sarasota, FL Position Summary: Glide Interactive is currently seeking a web-savvy Project Manager to join our fast growing company. This individual will apply proven technical skills, communication skills, and knowledge of best practices to successfully...
Posted on Tue, Mar 6th, 2012 3:23 pm

Administrative Assistant

Location: Sarasota, FL Glide Interactive is currently seeking a web-savvy Administrative Assistant to join our fast growing company. Responsibilities: ? Work with complex and confidential documents or reports ? Manage customer contracts and payments ? Prepare daily bank deposits ? General office...
Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 2:12 am

Google Webmaster Tools Now Has User Administration Too!

Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 2:12 am

40 New Changes to the Google Algorithm!

Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 2:12 am

The Title Tag and SEO

Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 2:12 am

Has SEO Service changed over the years?

How long has SEO been around? Quite some time now, since 1995 some or the other form of? more
Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 2:12 am

17 New Algorithmic Changes From Google

As Google had promised two months ago, to publish changes to its algorithm on a monthly basis, Google? more
Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 4:12 pm

The Power of Promotional Items

Having an eye-catching company logo is a great start to promoting your business, but how do you plan to connect with your target demographic once you have the logo? How will potential customers learn about your business? Traditional advertising media?television, radio, and print ads?can be...
Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 4:12 pm

Back to the start?

Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 4:12 pm

LogoGarden: Crime DOES pay

?Crime doesn?t pay?? LogoGarden proves an old saying wrong by obtaining 2 million dollars worth in financing, even after having been rightfully accused of design theft all over the internet. Lately, LogoGarden has been all over the internet, including our blog. You may remember our article on this...
Posted on Wed, Mar 7th, 2012 4:12 pm

Drawing the line

Is any design that looks somewhat like yours necessarily stolen from you? When to be genuinely alarmed, and when to calm down? As you might know, Logo Bee has been at the receiving end of logo design theft and we have no mercy for thieves. For instance, LogoGarden, the company that has swiped a...
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 3:01 am

Apple?s New iPad. Cook?s other big announcement

Apple introduced the New iPad and millions oohed and awed. But perhaps lost in the New iPad announcement was something that Apple?s chief executive, Tim Cook, said that was profound. ?The PC is no longer the center of your digital world but rather just a device.? He?s right, of course. We see it...
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 3:01 am

Network Media Transport Systems

Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 3:01 am

Entity Creative Launches New Endeavor

Today a new business launched; Entity Creative. Entity Creative is an interactive marketing firm that is focused to provide the big advertising agency experience without the big agency price. The firm has been co-created by Robert and Britt. Rob and Britt both have combined over 15 years of...
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 3:01 am

Why should I build my site in Drupal

Drupal has just launched its latest version Drupal 7.12. Drupal 7 has added a lot of new features which have propelled Drupal into one of the best open source content management systems available. When creating a website understanding the right tool to run the backend is essential to having a...
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 3:01 am

Drupal 7.12 released

Changlog Drupal 7.11 only includes fixes for security issues. Drupal 7.12 also includes bugfixes. The full list of changes between the 7.10 and 7.12 releases can be found by reading the 7.12 release notes. A complete list of all bug fixes in the stable 7.x branch can be found in the git commit log.
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 4:39 am

Web Company Pellicaan Online join Google, Wikipedia in SOPA Opposition

SOPA and PIPA may harm Australian small businesses and online commerce. Tuesday 21 February 2012 ? Pellicaan Online, a web solutions company, has announced its opposition to the proposed U.S.-based anti-piracy bills, SOPA and PIPA. It joins Internet giants Google and Wikipedia in opposing the bills...
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 7:20 am

Increasing Credibility With Social Media Marketing

In today?s world of junk mails, spam and lots of ?trick? websites, it is very difficult to trust? more
Posted on Mon, Mar 12th, 2012 3:58 pm

design [moves] News!

Posted on Tue, Mar 13th, 2012 7:34 pm

How to Create a Simple HTML/PHP Form

A little about PHP PHP is a fairly simple language to get to grips with. It?s a loosely-typed, [...]
Posted on Wed, Mar 14th, 2012 1:02 am

Google Discusses 10 Recent Algorithm Changes

Google is trying to become more open about their search algorithm changes. Beyond the much-discussed ?fresh? update, Google discussed recent changes in SERP titles and descriptions, date-specified searches, image search signals, and more. While Matt Cutts called this ?An experiment in radical...
Posted on Wed, Mar 14th, 2012 1:02 am

WordPress SEO: How to Optimize Your WordPress Site

WordPress has made it very easy for small businesses to have a website that is easy to update and maintain, but do you know how to optimize your WordPress site so that it has the best chance of appearing at the top of your customers? search results? The process is similar to optimizing any website,...
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 5:35 am

Search Engine Optimization, Link Building And Articles.

Search Engine Optimization?s main focus is search engine ranking. One of the major factors to achieve this is? more
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 3:09 pm

Fresh Content

What prompted this post is that I wrote a blog post for Detail Daddy and the post showed up the next day for the target keywords with a label showing the age of the post. This was an unexpected and pleasant surprise. The good result was due to the freshness update initiated by Google last [...]
Posted on Fri, Mar 16th, 2012 5:21 am

Adsense Tip To Get More Relevant Ad To Your Content

The most important thing to improve ad target relevancy is to make sure that adsense crawler can access all pages that have adsense code on them. If you have a membership site or it is required to log in to view website contents then adsense crawler could not reach your contents. If you have a...
Posted on Fri, Mar 16th, 2012 3:49 pm

YK Business School

Web design for YK Business School involved the design and development of their website with a friendly feel together with username/password protected zone for students and application forms. YKBS offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees from MANCOSA and Regent Business School. Click here to...
Posted on Fri, Mar 16th, 2012 3:49 pm

SEO Domain Name Experiment: Web-Design-Mauritius.com

SEO Domain Name experiment started while browsing Google Keyword tool to research keywords for one of my customers, I said, let?s check if the domain ?web design mauritius? is available. Recently I had seen that new websites were starting to make page 2 of SERP ? apparently a lot had to do with...
Posted on Fri, Mar 16th, 2012 3:49 pm

Did your website fail to bring new customer? Learn why

While studying Strategic e-Marketing during my MBA course, I made a short presentation on the reasons why your website is not working to its full potential, what you are missing and why you need to embrace Web 2.0 for your business. This presentation is on Slideshare here, and has exceeded 500...
Posted on Fri, Mar 16th, 2012 3:49 pm

Introduction and How To SEO ? Part 1

SEO is the about placing as high in search engine results (SERP) with a long term impact. This is part one of the series on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and will teach non-technical and technical people on how to SEO. For what is SEO and SEM, click here. Over the years, Google and Bing have...
Posted on Sat, Mar 17th, 2012 1:34 am

Website Usability is Important for SEO

Posted on Sat, Mar 17th, 2012 2:06 am

A Good Graphics Design can Get Kudos and Dedicated Customers for You

Drawing is one of the biggest discovery of mankind. It started in the stone age where people use mud, animal?s blood or skin to carve their thoughts. Drawings or engraving undergoes a shift with every update in human physiology and technology. The new word coined for today?s drawing, which is for...
Posted on Sat, Mar 17th, 2012 2:44 am

11 Great Hidden Things Google Can Do That You Should Know

Google, A leading search engine that we use every day to search content on internet. There is no doubt that this is a damn powerful search engine but Google.com is not only for searching the stuffs. In addition to providing easy access to billions of web pages, Google.com has many amazing features...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 5:06 am

Content Ideas for SEO

Content is one way by which you can market your website. A content writer?s worst nightmare ? running? more
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 6:07 am

SEO Tips: Put Your SEO Campaign To New Levels

Search engine optimization involves improving the chances of a website being seen in search engine results. This is beneficial to website owners, as if the website is seen by more people, then more people will visit the site, making it more popular and possibly generating more revenue for the...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 6:07 am

SEO Tips: Increase Your Website?s Rank

Pictures and graphics are great for the visual aspect of your web page. Unfortunately, search engines cannot interpret them (unless an user is doing a specific image search). If you have an awesome image, make sure you have an awesome, descriptive text caption to go with it. If you are familiar...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 6:07 am

Seo Tips: Improve link popularity

Link popularity is the total number of Websites that link to your site. Good link popularity can dramatically increase your Website traffic. Well-placed links are an excellent source of consistent and targeted traffic. And due to recent developments, they can even generate additional search engine...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 6:07 am

SEO Tips: Link Building Strategies

If you are going to use link directories to get links back to your site, make sure to use ones that have high quality links, as well as legitimate sites. Don?t affiliate yourself with directories that have outdated information or poorly designed websites. Make sure you research every link before...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 6:07 am

17 More Unconventional Link Building Strategies

Today, I?ve got a few techniques to share with you. I hope you find them useful as you grow and develop your own web projects! Strategy #1 ? Build a free tool or software program Website owners are always looking for new techniques that will help them to outrank their competitors and tools that...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 11:33 pm

What is the Importance of Search Engine Submission and SEO Management

Search engine submission is an effective tool of web promotion. It refers to the direct submission of a website to a search engine. It is a form of internet marketing that helps a webmasters increase...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 11:33 pm

Google+ Search Results ? The Social and Non Social Indicators

Google Social Plus Box The real topic here is Google+ search and the results variations and how they are being generated. I noticed that some people could not seem to understand very well why a page...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 11:33 pm

Why Buying Back Links can Damage Your Business

Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 11:33 pm

Google Goes Social Search and What it Means to FaceBook and Twitter

This will be an interesting feature of user of Google+. The options of turning it on or off is a very important part of it all. As mentioned in another post on the Huffington Post, it is the...
Posted on Mon, Mar 19th, 2012 11:33 pm

RSS Creation and Syndicating Your Feeds

What is RSS? RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is an XML-based file format for sharing and distributing Web content, such as news headlines, blog articles, news-related sites, weblogs and other online...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 2:52 am

Social Media Marketing

All of us have a Facebook and Twitter account. We all know that the whole world is there!? more
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 3:08 am

Advantages and Reasons of Choosing PHP for Custom Business Application Development

These days, the domain of custom business application is undergoing a huge transformation. Up till now, the business application like CRM, ERP and data mining were treated as the stiffest and expensive solutions for small business owners. All of this business application solution uses server-client...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 3:08 am

Software Development Outsourcing ? Is it Worth?

Manyatimes businesses confront a situation where they have only two options: Either they can outsource software development needs or simply hand over the project to in-house IT team provided you need to own source code. There are some IT outsourcing companies that offer very cheaper solutions....
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 3:08 am

Six Sure-Fire Tips for Marketing on Social Networking Websites

Today, social networking websites are the most sought-after avenue for business networking, marketing and promotion. A good social networking website can convey the business message and values in the most effective manner such that the end users can easily visualize it. Thus, the development and...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 7:00 am

Hire iPhone Developer for Awesome iPhone App Development

There are ratings of outsourcing company that make different kinds of applications for Apple smartphone for exclusive uses, but it is very critical to create out which company is trusted and which not for your iphone app development to take such choice. So it?s an incredibly important to create out...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 9:25 am

Sweet, sweet design

Click here for the English version C??it hier, le 19 mars 2012, qu??it diffus?ur les ondes de Zeste le premier ?sode de Le Chocolat selon Juliette, une nouvelle s?e o?liette Brun, chocolati? et propri?ire des boutiques Juliette et Chocolat ?ontr?, nous offre ses recettes pr?r? qui mettent toutes...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 9:25 am

Business Card Design Inspiration

A business card is an valuable part of any small businesses networking strategy. It can be the first item shared with potential partners or clients, as well as something for them to remember you by. It is important that your business card promotes the company values while at the same time is...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 9:25 am

Misfits ? the show not the band

IFC started showing Season 1 of Misfits, a science-fiction drama TV series produced in the UK about a group of young offenders (some of which are typical English chavs who remind us of people we used to know in England?aww memories!) forced to work in a community service programme. They get...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 9:25 am

What was your Christmas day wine?

That was ours, a Narcissist Riesling from the wine collection Megalomaniac which we of course bought because we really liked the label, not because of our inflated sense of self-esteem and the overestimation of our powers and beliefs? or was that the reason why we liked it?! Who knows! In any...
Posted on Tue, Mar 20th, 2012 9:25 am

Our pretty 2011 Christmas cards!

Front Back This is the pretty YCD Happy Holiday card ? 2011 Edition - that we designed for our clients & friends. It?s always great fun to spend some time doing design work for ourselves and to have carte blanche for all stylistic choices (including the choice of a reindeer photo amongst . ....
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:08 am

New facebook timeline for facebook pages

Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:08 am

Seo basics tutorial part 2

Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:08 am

How To Install WordPress And WordPress Templates Part 1

Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:08 am

5 Useful Free Graphic Design Tools

PSD To HTML Coding,cheap quality psd to xhtml conversion services provider Here you have 5 useful graphic design tools that can help you to create quality psd templates,logos,business cards,flyers etc. 1.GIMP GIMP is a image editing tool similar to Adobe Photoshop and it is free to download .With...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:08 am

7 websites were you can get psd templates for free

Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 5:06 pm

Testing the Lytro at SXSW Interactive

You may have read the SXSW post from a few days ago. We took along our new Lytro lightfield camera to use as our point-and-shoot camera, and get used to some new photographic technology. It was a fun gadget to take. We got swarmed by geeks who wanted to check it out every time we [...]
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 5:06 pm

South By Southwest Interactive, initial ramblings

Some of the VIA Studio team is currently at SXSW Interactive. It?s been an inspiring few days, with one more left to go. Hopefully there will be some goodness to share when we get back, but as we enjoy a beer on the back porch of our rented house with the AC Entertainment/Forecastle Festival...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 5:06 pm

Forecastle Lineup Revealed

Yesterday was a big day at the VIA Studio office. One of our favorite clients, Forecastle Fest, was announcing the artist line-up for the 2012 festival. One of the coolest perks of my job was finding out the details before all my music-loving friends. The drawback was having to keep it a secret.
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 5:06 pm

Another day at the office?

Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 5:06 pm

The Email Marketing Face-Off

Email Marketing is a great way to reach a defined audience. With so many tools competing for your attention, how do you decide which product to use? Here?s a handy analysis of the most popular options. Mail Chimp is the most robust, closely followed by Campaign Monitor. Both of these products have...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 6:20 pm

The Value of Using a Web Solutions Business

Creating an online presence is a critical component for business success in today?s marketplace, but a simple, generic website which never changes won?t accomplish what you need. If you wish to be competitive, your website needs to exhibit a degree of sophistication in order to meet consumer...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 6:20 pm

Social Media Marketing (SMM): An Introductory Guide

Social media marketing has largely replaced the idea of more traditional marketing practices like billboards and advertisements in the yellow pages. If you have an Internet connection, you?ve probably already experienced at least some form of marketing via a social platform. And, if you run a...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 6:20 pm

The Importance of Social Networking for Business

Social networking is one of the most important online marketing developments in recent years as it is now a vital tool for thousands of businesses looking to connect with new and current customers and business associates. There are lots of things businesses can do with social networking sites in...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:57 pm

In The Press

We were recently featured in The Press. Craig and Julie sat down with Tamlyn Stewart to discuss our custom-based approach to development and our desire to get into the Australian market.
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:57 pm

FileMaker Go

Do you use a FileMaker database in your business? If so, then you may be interested to know that FileMaker have a mobile version for the iPad and iPhone called FileMaker Go
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 11:57 pm

Rumor has it Digital Fusion takes bribes from clients

Constable Smith of the Christchurch police department got word of a meeting between Digital Fusion and Lone Star happening in the early hours on Friday morning.
Posted on Thu, Mar 22nd, 2012 3:59 am

SEO Service Provider Working Guidelines

Finding a reliable SEO Service Provider is a task in itself. After all you are placing all? more
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 7:49 pm

Considering an App for Your Company? One Argument for a Mobile Website

As of late, mobile applications have made headlines across the tech industry. While plenty of smartphone owners are still downloading apps, a few companies have made waves regarding privacy concerns.
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 7:49 pm

We?re Going to DrupalCon Denver

DrupalCon Denver will demonstrate how Drupal development is as broad as the interests of the Drupal community and as deep as the niche functionality users are seeking.
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 7:49 pm

Two Conferences to Attend for Content Marketers in 2012

We?ve received a lot of questions about our annual WebContent Conference, which we?ve run for a number of successful years. Unfortunately, we are not planning to host one this year. But marketers have other options to learn & network in the Midwest.
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 7:49 pm

Content Marketing Dominates Effective Law Marketing Tactics

Corporate law departments say written material demonstrating expertise trumps most other common legal marketing tactics according to 2011 Chief Legal Officer Survey by Altman Weil
Posted on Fri, Mar 23rd, 2012 2:38 am

Google Can Now Recognize A Website With Over Optimization

Can there be something like over optimization in Search Engine Optimization ? While trying to optimize your? more
Posted on Fri, Mar 23rd, 2012 8:51 am

The Choice: Web development outsourcing or in-house?

Tough choice: web development in-house or web development outsourcing? Whether you select this one or that, it is? more
Posted on Fri, Mar 23rd, 2012 8:51 am

Google + And SEO

Google + exists and there is no denying that Google places a lot of importance on it?s social? more
Posted on Fri, Mar 23rd, 2012 8:51 am

Recipe For SEO Success

Getting straight to the point ? Google isn?t out to get you! So stop chasing the algorithm. Every? more
Posted on Fri, Mar 23rd, 2012 8:51 am

Google Places And Local Search Ranking Factors

For those whose target market is local, can restrict their SEO efforts to a more localized effort.? more
Posted on Fri, Mar 23rd, 2012 8:51 am

Does Guest Blogging Help SEO?

You maintain a fantastic blog for your website. It has many readers too! Well, here?s another excellent idea? more
Posted on Sat, Mar 24th, 2012 2:03 am

.NET Framework brings together Power and Relief for Developers

From the very first day of its public release, computer plays major started revolutionizing the entire world. Today, there doesn?t exist any field, which is not using the computers. Whether it?s software or its hardware, computer has a vast arena of its applications. The revolution in software has...
Posted on Sat, Mar 24th, 2012 4:25 am

Web Design Principles to Remember

An online shop is no different than a real life store. Customers at both places scan the new? more
Posted on Sat, Mar 24th, 2012 4:25 am

On Page SEO Factors

When exactly do you start with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) of your website? After design? After Development? Well,? more
Posted on Sat, Mar 24th, 2012 6:04 am

SEO Tips: Anchor Text Links ? Are they worth the trouble?

There is a game I like to play often, using my imagination ? I call it ?If I were Google?, and I do this because Google has the money to buy any expertise it needs to buy and Google?s survival at the top still depends on it returning relevant results to your search queries and [...]
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 1:19 am

Why to Hire a WordPress Designer from Viteb?

Web design is a virtual face of your business on the web world. It plays a crucial role in the appearance and ultimately in the success of your online business. A good design can effectively convert your prospects into lifelong customers. Alternatively, a design not meeting the customers?...
Posted on Fri, Mar 30th, 2012 12:58 pm

Logo Guide 1

There is a big debate over the complexity of a logo. There are some obvious benefits to simple logos. They are by far the most versatile and easily identifiable. Just look at the logos of Apple, Sony, Honda, Nike, or Guci. These logos are easy to reproduce in any size and any color, even black [...]
Posted on Fri, Mar 30th, 2012 12:58 pm

How a great logo is made

1)      The company’s name is the inspiration for a lot of great logos! What do the logos of Apple, FireFox, Taco Bell, Shell, Puma all have in common? All of these logos include an identifying object directly related to the name. This technique presents its own...
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 5:18 pm

All Work and Play is Good for the Soul

Speaking for myself, it is very easy to forget about eating, family and life in general when you are at work. You all know the feel…getting so involved, staring at the computer, wrapping your thoughts around solving your clients problems. … Continue reading →
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 5:18 pm

African American Women: Elizabeth Keckley

Elizabeth Keckley, born a slave in Virgina, rose to become an historic African American dressmaker for the White House during the 19th century. Mrs. Keckley designed and created dresses for Mary Todd Lincoln, the wives of Robert E. Lee, Stephen Douglas, … Continue reading →
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 5:18 pm

African American Women: Jackie Ormes

Ms. Jackie Ormes, born Zelda Marvin Jackson was a pioneer African American artists famous for her comic strip series, “Torchy Brown”, “Candy” and “Patti-Jo ’n Ginger”. Her illustrated stories provided a positive and critical viewpoint of America during the...
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 5:18 pm

African American Women: Elizabeth “Tex” Williams

Elizabeth “Tex” Williams born in 1924, was an official army photographer in the WAC (Women’s Army Corp). Her 26 year career included lab technician, medical photographer and graduate of the Photo Division School in Fort Monmouth, New Jersey. To celebrate … Continue reading...
Posted on Thu, Mar 15th, 2012 5:18 pm

African American Women: Eslanda G. Robeson

Eslanda (“Essie”) Goode Robeson, (December 12, 1896 – December 13, 1965) the wife and business manager of Paul Robeson, was an American anthropologist, author, actor, photographer and activist. References: Wikipedia   Portrait source: Calisphere To celebrate Black History,...
Posted on Fri, Mar 30th, 2012 5:09 pm

Career Day!

I had the honor of chatting with the 2nd and 3rd grade classes today at Luhr Elementary’s Career Day. We talked about art, web design, marketing, and what we wanted to be when we grew up. It was more nerve wracking than most public speaking I’ve done. Kids are honest, interested, and...
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 11:44 am

Cuberis is Hiring! Web Developer

Want to join the Cuberis team? We’re looking for a web developer. Read o… more
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 11:52 am

Marketing 3.0 Kotler Series – Part 1

Following the Marketing 3.0 conference by Prof. Philip Kotler at SVICC, Pailles in Mauritius, we are running a 10-part series that will sum up the main points of the Values Based Marketing presentation delivered over 80+ slides by Prof. Kotler. We had announced to our Facebook fans that we would...
Posted on Fri, Mar 30th, 2012 6:44 am

Mobile Application Development Frameworks

As the uses of mobile phone are increases, it becomes a main part of life.  As we know… more
Posted on Fri, Mar 30th, 2012 1:14 pm

Starting a Drupal Internet Marketing Business from Beginning to the End

You already know that a business startup takes hard work and careful planning to keep you focused and on track. To be honest, we had a few unexpected challenges. Despite that, we actually did get our company up and running in two months, even with the added load of a 9-5 job. From the Starting...
Posted on Sat, Mar 31st, 2012 1:06 am

iPad Application Development – A Gateway To your Business Triumph

iPad, a line of tablet computer from Apple, is a breakthrough device that has taken the whole world on the storm. Its length and width fall between those of traditional gadgets Smartphone and notebook. This revolutionary device has a plethora of features that are simply awesome. However, it...
Posted on Fri, Mar 30th, 2012 10:23 am

2012 LMA Conference Exposes Best Practices & Trends

The Legal Marketing Association Conference is an event that enables emerging best practices and trends to gain exposure. Content marketing created a buzz. Open source Drupal offered an escape from proprietary single provider web solutions.
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 4:21 am

Vector vs Raster

So what’s the difference, and why should we care? A raster (or bitmap) image is made of thousands of little squares, or pixels.  The best example of this is a photograph.  Because each pixel has been assigned it’s own colour value, and there are millions of them in an image,...
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 4:21 am

What makes a great logo?

Branding is the single most important thing a business must take into consideration.  Without strong branding, a company selling a great product, is likely to fail.  Solid branding is driven by a strong, clear logo that represents a company in many different contexts, and still gets...
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 4:21 am

Photo shoot with Tyson Harrison

Below are images from a photo shoot I did with aspiring model Tyson Harrison for his portfolio.  We used the city of Phnom Penh, Cambodia as our backdrop, and took advantage of the afternoon sun.
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 4:21 am

Phnom Penh Orphanage

I had an opportunity to do a photo shoot at the UNACAS orphanage, located on the outskirts of Phnom Penh.  The children were home from school to eat lunch, when I arrived.  For youngsters who have endured so much pain in their short lives, they were surprisingly cheerful and bubbly....
Posted on Tue, Mar 27th, 2012 4:21 am

Life in Cambodia

The city of Phnom Penh sits on the convergence of two rivers, the Tonle Sap and the mighty Mekong.  Ruthless history hangs thick like dust, over a city that has been decimated by one of the worst, yet least talked about dictatorships of the 20th century.  Though the younger...
Posted on Tue, Mar 13th, 2012 2:10 pm

2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games

The Special Olympics Canada Summer Games are coming to Vancouver, BC in July 2014. We had the opportunity to work with the organizing committee to get an enhanced landing page up for the Games while the 2012 Winter Games are under way.
Posted on Tue, Mar 13th, 2012 2:10 pm

Free Online Accounting Software

There are many options out there for online accounting, but our favourite is Wave Accounting. They tailor their software to small businesses, freelancers and anyone looking to make their accounting and bookkeeping process easier.
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 10:59 am

Newton Design & Marketing Selected a Winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards

March 19, 2012 – The Woodlands, TX – The Telly Awards has named Newton Design & Marketing as a Bronze winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards for their video titled The Woodlands – A Sustainable Vision.   With nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 10:59 am

Getting Content with Your Target Audience

Content Marketing Simply put, content marketing is a creative way to effectively communicate with your readers without selling them anything, at least not directly. What I mean by this is that while you may not be soliciting your product outright, you are selling something much more important,...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 10:59 am

Newton Design & Marketing Receives Numerous Awards

Newton Design & Marketing is pleased to announce that they are the winners of a Silver ADDY award and a Citation of Excellence at the 50th Annual AAF-Houston ADDY® Awards which were held Saturday, February 25, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Houston. Newton won [...]
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 10:59 am

Market Street-The Woodlands Gets New Fashion Forward Website

Jenny Taylor, Director of Marketing for Market Street-The Woodlands, knew that the Market Street website needed a redesign. After all, the award-winning shopping and entertainment destination had many welcome changes and additions take place in recent years and she wanted to be sure their website...
Posted on Wed, Mar 21st, 2012 10:59 am

Newton Soars with Waterway Video

When Newton Design & Marketing met with The Woodlands Development Company (TWDC) in November 2010, they presented them with a concept – create a video that would promote TWDC’s final vision of the newly planned Waterway Square in The Woodlands, Texas.  “We introduced them...
Posted on Mon, Mar 26th, 2012 5:34 am

With iPad, OpenXcell makes Project management an organized and real-time deal

A majority of us, while we think and reiterate our stand on the iPad today, often come across a conflicting set of our own views. We certainly think the iPad to be an unnecessary luxury, meant to be purchased as an add-on over a desktop computer or a laptop. And now, as Apple breaks all the records...
Posted on Mon, Mar 26th, 2012 5:34 am

More games to follow the success of Chocolate Carnival

Continuing its tradition to deliver engaging mobile games with cutting edge mobile game development, Openxcell has registered another mobile gaming success with its latest launch called Chocolate Carnival. Continuing its tradition to deliver engaging mobile games with cutting edge mobile game...
Posted on Mon, Mar 26th, 2012 5:34 am

Socio-business apps are what businesses will adapt to!

There is a growing understanding among the corporations and SMEs which are now busy to underscore the mobile app ecosystem and are planning to make it big with mobile applications. Socio-business applications are springing up in large numbers and are successfully creating engaging customer...
Posted on Mon, Mar 26th, 2012 5:34 am

Alfresco Moves Towards The Cloud With Social Media Plug-Ins

With the announcement of launching add-ons for better socio-business communication, Alfresco is widening its reach to offer better cloud computing facilities. Social business collaboration is springing up Social business collaboration is springing up various mobile and web applications for...
Posted on Mon, Mar 26th, 2012 5:34 am

Magento Integration Leads e-Commerce

Magento development is a hot cake among the e-commerce development community. Learn how magento’s integration modules made it a success among other e-commerce tools. Magento is the most popular e-commerce tool globally. While experts debate and list their preferred magento features, a...
Posted on Wed, Mar 28th, 2012 8:11 am

New Social Media Workshop Dates

Posted on Wed, Mar 28th, 2012 8:11 am

New Social Media Workshop Dates

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Wednesday Website Workshops

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Local Business Accelerators Update

Posted on Thu, Mar 29th, 2012 12:00 pm

2 Important Features of Email Marketing Not to be Missed

You may know what email marketing is but did you fully take advantage of email marketing’s features? If you are struggling to capture and generate qualified leads for your company, there are two very... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit our website at http://v-sopdesign.com/ for full...
Posted on Thu, Mar 29th, 2012 12:00 pm

How to Import Your Own EDM Design into Constant Contact?

Many of our customers ask whether they could import their own EDM design or email marketing design into Constant Contact system? The answer is “Yes” but provided the design must first be converted... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit our website at http://v-sopdesign.com/ for...
Posted on Thu, Mar 29th, 2012 12:00 pm

Things to Consider before Starting an eCommere Website, Part 2

This is the second part on things to consider before you start an ecommerce website, if you have not read the first part, please check it out before reading this post. Continued from the previous... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit our website at http://v-sopdesign.com/ for full links,...
Posted on Thu, Mar 29th, 2012 12:00 pm

Innovative Business Card Designs

A business card might be the only thing a person has to remember you so it has to leave a good impression. Professional business card designs are important in creating memorable impressions for... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit our website at http://v-sopdesign.com/ for full links, other...
Posted on Thu, Mar 29th, 2012 12:00 pm

Things to Consider before Starting an eCommere Website, Part 1

For all those enthusiastic ecommerce website owners, before you even consider starting an ecommerce website, it will be good that you actually do a thorough research and planning first. The reason is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit our website at http://v-sopdesign.com/ for full links,...
Posted on Mon, Mar 5th, 2012 5:06 pm

True Busy For You Website Re-Design Is Launched

GMS Designworks is pleased to announce the launch of the website re-design for True Busy For You. True Busy for You was established in early 2002 by owner Shelly True after she lost her full time job of 15 years. Shelly had thought of this idea some time ago, but lacked the time and training...
Posted on Mon, Mar 5th, 2012 5:06 pm

Family Counseling of Greater Kansas City Website Launch

GMS Designworks is pleased to announce the launch of the new website for Family Counseling of Greater Kansas City. Gary and Sarah Armour give a balanced alternative to families who are looking for a counselor. Their 40 years of marriage (to each other) gives a stable foundation for their...
Posted on Mon, Mar 5th, 2012 5:06 pm

GMS Designworks Launches Northern Star Mortuary, Inc. Site

GMS Designworks announces the launch of the new website for Northern Star Mortuary, Inc. Northern Star Mortuary, Inc. opened its doors on June 21st, 2007 in Kansas City, Kansas. Independently owned and operated by Mrs. Gwendelrae Hicks (CFOP), a licensed embalmer and funeral director in Kansas...
Posted on Mon, Mar 5th, 2012 5:06 pm

Virtually There, LLC Launches Website Upgrade

GMS Designworks is pleased to announce Virtually There, LLC has launched their newly upgraded website. Virtually There, LLC is located in Kansas City, Missouri and is owned and operated by Angie Fisher. Regardless of your location, local or afar, Virtually There, LLC provides a broad range of...
Posted on Mon, Mar 5th, 2012 5:06 pm

GMS Designworks Launches New Website For Tallgrass Copies

GMS Designworks announces the launch of TallgrassCopies.com, the website of the new business venture, Tallgrass Copies.  Tallgrass Copies is a digital print and copy shop located at 14920 W. 87th St. Pkwy. in Lenexa, KS. From the company website: Need your sales presentation printed fast? Have...

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