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Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 4:29 am

Say it again…Quickly.

The old adage “A picture is worth a thousand words” came to mind last week as I watched a discussion on Newsnight. They were discussing some new research that studied the need to and methods of imparting blocks of information as quickly as possible in the digital age. The discussion...
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 6:20 am

A sure-fire way to increase conversion rate & average order size on your eStore

You have it all on your eStore – beautiful store design, neat layout, high resolution images and smart backend tools that give you deep insights into your target customers’ buying habits. If you have chosen Magento for your eStore development, you have a number of readily available...
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 7:04 am

SSL Certificate: simple solution for website security

The SSL certificate is an advanced technology that provides an authentication and secure environment to your website with a vigorous encryption. How to know that your customer is safe on your site can be judged only by implementing a digital … Continue reading →
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 9:05 am

Check out the New Kindle – Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon has outdone itself by launching the new Kindle eBook reader named Kindle Paperwhite. This new model is much easier on the eyes than the previous Kindle edition. It has won glowing reviews from Wired.com for its new screen and...
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 10:30 am

BK Fashion Weekend Event Images

Photographers: Brian Garcia, Andrew Barros, Shannon Stoia  http://www.dmoves.com/ www.facebook.com/designmoves @design_moves
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 11:19 am

October 1st – Best Affiliate Marketing Resources

Below is a list of great resources you can use to help you get to your marketing goals. 1. Learn How to Write Content That Converts by Michelle Lowery 2. Successful Entrepreneurs Have Lives by aginn 3. Why Small Businesses Hate Google+ Local by Mike Ramsey 4. Seventeen Ways To Improve Your Blog...
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 3:01 pm

Fulda Tires Guerrilla Marketing

Fulda Tires Guerrilla Marketing Stunt I came across this Fulda Tires Guerrilla Marketing Campaign yesterday in an underground car park in Cologne, Gemany. A brilliant marketing campaign by Fulda tires. This is the first time I seen this campaign, but I imagine had I seen it outside in the middle of...
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 9:35 pm

Pinterest Tools

Social media management tools are a big help to those of us who use social media for business purposes. Until recently, we’ve had plenty of choices for Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, but nothing for G+ or Pinterest. Google really wants you to go to G+ and produce some original content and...
Posted on Mon, Oct 1st, 2012 11:06 pm

Vanguard Business Services Goes Live!

GMS Designworks is pleased to announce a new website launch for Vanguard Business Services. Small business owners and managers are at times spending more time on finding multiple services to make their business succeed, than actually operating their business. We provide a different level of service...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 12:36 am

SEO Tip #45: Anchor Text Shaping

Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 2:00 am

Magic Logix Builds Excitement at SMX East with Twitter Contest

The Magic Logix crew will be busy from October 2-4 while at SMX East 2012 in New York City. While NYC is definitely the city that never sleeps and a few trips to Grimaldi’s Pizza... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] ...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 2:38 am

Splogging: the never ending blog war

Blog posts are acknowledged as one of the best methods of generating traffic and one of the most inexpensive methods of creating a brand identity. No matter what your intentions are or how limited your budget is, if you can write about your industry in a manner that appeals to an online audience,...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 1:29 am

Multiple Domain Names Registration in Dubai To Protect Your Brand

In recent times, more and more TLDs are being introduced, which is making the business owners to think about purchasing and registering bulk domains to protect and copyright their brand name. So that no one else can buy just another TLD of their exact name to show off as the real company. This...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 2:50 am

I Have Missed You

I apologize for not updating lately, but I have been swamped and having the time of my life. I have been designing like  hurricane on some projects very near and dear to my heart. I have been working on finishing up NighLon’s rebranding and also on my personal blog. I have also been...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 5:00 am

QuickSSL : A Fast and Secure Way to protect your online deals

QuickSSL Premium is a product of GeoTrust, is a foremost authority in an online certificate provider. QuickSSL Premium follows strong up to 256-bit encryption to protect the confidential information of a customer during online shopping. Due to QuickSSL, a hacker … Continue reading →
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 8:14 am

Consolidated Resource Recovery Launches New Website

Proven leaders in land clearing and yard waste recycling Consolidated Resource Recovery (CRR) has launched a new website design with the assistance of Webtivity Design Solutions.  CRR provides land clearing and wood waste recycling services for private developers, contractors, transportation...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 11:16 am

How Will the New StumbleUpon Change Your Social Strategy?

StumbleUpon just released an update to its site that is filled with exciting new features with major marketing benefits. Overall, it is sure to breathe new life into the bookmarking platform, which will increase user participation and encourage new membership. What is StumbleUpon? At its most basic...
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 12:00 am

Successful Business Tips: #48

Have you every bought concert or sporting event tickets online? How quickly does a $20 ticket turn into a $35 ticket, after all of the processing and shipping fees? Your business can capitalize on that...by doing the complete opposite.
Posted on Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012 2:26 pm

Are Sliders Bad for SEO?

You know the rotating gallery or slider you plan to have on your new website or to add to your current one? Is it a bad idea from the point of view of SEO? Like so many other things, it depends on how you do it. Search engine optimization is all about communicating well with [...]
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 1:25 am

Domain Names for Businesses in Dubai

Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 8:07 am

Alternatives to Ping.fm

For those who are unaware of what Ping.fm was here is a brief introduction. It was a free micro-blogging and social networking web service which enabled users to post to multiple social media networks simultaneously. For those who are wondering … Read more
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 9:22 am

How Someone Googled Michigan State Sucks, and Found Us

If you Google “Michigan State sucks” you will find Magic Logix as one of the search results. You might think it is because Magic Logix is also the mean green, but it is for another reason. In our... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other...
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 11:23 am

Writing Concise Copy: How to Say a Lot with a Little

View original at Writing Concise Copy: How to Say a Lot with a Little.Being a good writer isn’t just about conveying as much information as possible–it’s about making every word count. A truly articulate writer can use concise business writing to pack a wealth of meaning into only...
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 2:49 pm

The Power of Branding

If you are reading this article then more than likely you or your company does… Companies that have not taken the time to create or cultivate a brand are really missing out on a huge marketing aspect that helps define who you are to potential customers. Generally speaking a brand is any part...
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 2:54 pm

Social networks – effective tools for site promotion

Some people study at university for five years, then get employed in an office working for several years so as to finally start getting a good salary. Whereas for others, who take advantage of the opportunity, it takes only a year to earn a lot of money by working online. Traditionally, the best...
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 3:54 pm

5 Reasons You Should Create an Infographic for your Business

With the elevated focus on images in social media, creating strong visual content is becoming increasingly important. Many businesses are embracing infographics as a key component of their internet marketing plans. We recently published a post discussing the astonishing...
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 3:17 pm

Website photography London

Contemporary corporate website photography by London photographer Grantly Lynch
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 4:14 pm

Bing It On!

Bing is squaring off with Google, asking people to test and rank results of searches done on both search engines. You can try it yourself. Go to www.bingiton.com and you can try five searches. You will be shown the Bing results on one side of the page and the Google results on the other. For [...]
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 5:33 pm

Why Bars & Nightclubs Need a Mobile Website

Mobile websites have become more popular and are at a higher demand due to the advancement of mobile technology taking off in the last few years. More than ever before, people are relying on their cell phones for nearly every aspect of their lives; GPS navigation, nearby restaurants and hotels,...
Posted on Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012 11:59 pm

Make eBooks an Important Part of Your Content Marketing Strategy

Most businesses are now realizing the importance of eBooks in their overall marketing strategy. Unlike the short content they are used to publishing on blogs and social media platforms, eBooks can be very useful for increasing brand...
Posted on Thu, Oct 4th, 2012 11:24 am

Use the Google Website Translator

Do you need a bilingual website? Clients often wonder about this, especially if they live in an area (as we do) with significant numbers of people who are more comfortable in another language besides English. English is unquestionably the language of the internet. I write sites in English for folks...
Posted on Thu, Oct 4th, 2012 2:35 pm

Skinless Banana Packaging – Whats your opinion?

Skinless Banana Packaging Peeled bananas (Skinless Bananas) wrapped in plastic for your convenience, super!!! Why not eat the thing for me while you are at it… after all that is also a little too much effort than I can afford. Or, could this crazy ‘lazy Mans Packaging’ be a sheep...
Posted on Thu, Oct 4th, 2012 4:00 pm

How to Achieve the Most Eco-Friendly Folder

How to Achieve the Most Eco-Friendly FolderPaper is a renewable resource that can be easily recycled, yet paper products like presentation folders have an unfair reputation for being ecologically unfriendly. Paper manufacturers replant more trees than they harvest, helping to grow new forests and...
Posted on Fri, Oct 5th, 2012 7:23 am

When Will I See Results?

“When will I see results?” is one of the most common questions SEO pros hear. I’ve already written about  the subject, saying with plenty of caveats that you should see some changes in a couple of weeks, but that’s just change. As I was preparing quarterly analytics...
Posted on Fri, Oct 5th, 2012 8:51 am

The Google Dance Continues With A New Algorithm Change

“Google Dance” was coined some time back when Google rolled out many search engine algorithm changes in quick succession. These monthly changes caused the rankings of websites to fluctuate drastically. Just when SEO experts...
Posted on Fri, Oct 5th, 2012 4:41 pm

2012 Drupal Camp Returns to Chicago

Register now for DrupalCamp Chicago, Nov. 10, 2012 at International House, University of Chicago. Attendance is only $20 but space is limited.
Posted on Fri, Oct 5th, 2012 4:42 pm

To Brand or Not to Brand

“To be or not to be” is the opening line the infamous soliloquy in William Shakespeare‘s play, Hamlet. These few words are perhaps the most quoted of all literary quotations.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] ...
Posted on Fri, Oct 5th, 2012 7:33 pm

Professional Mobile Web Development with WordPress

With introduction of smart phone and tablets the way people visit and interact with web has changed. Website developed using WordPress has many options when it comes to dealing with Mobile Web. Before we refer these options lets take a … Continue reading →
Posted on Thu, Oct 4th, 2012 11:52 pm

How often should you update your website design?

Keeping your website up to date can help improve your rankings as well as give your website visitors a fresh look at your products and services. Base your changes on visitor behavior. Often when a client contacts us about updating their website we usually ask to see their analytics report for the...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 1:44 am

Twigator: Follow twitter through map.

Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 1:44 am

10 Best iPhone Apps Busy CEO’s Must have

Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 1:44 am

Be first to Download Firefox for Windows 8

Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 1:46 pm

The Current History of the Google Panda Releases

You Should Create Unique Content From Panda’s initial launch Google has been gradually updating the algorithmic formula for the Panda. These changes have been aimed at reducing content...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 1:46 pm

How Canonical URL’s Effect Search Indexing

Avoiding Duplicate URL’s From Being Crawled The canonical tag was introduced in 2007 and tells the search engines what should be indexed. By allowing the search engines to know the preferred...
Posted on Fri, Oct 5th, 2012 1:13 pm

Search-cube.com: Search Engine in the form of Cube

Almost every day we navigate through internet in search for some kind of information, be it games, movies, music, course papers, etc. using Bing or Google as major sources which, in general, seem to be alike. Search-cube.com is intended for those people who get bored of the usual search options. If...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 10:48 pm

Lumi Lia Website Launch

We just deployed LumLia.com v1.0, a contemporary e-commerce website built on the WordPress platform.  The site features a custom illustration by DD9′s own Hilary Clarcq.  Click on the case study to learn more.
Posted on Sun, Oct 7th, 2012 11:11 am

Who’s in charge?

An age old battle between the advertising business and the media it uses surfaced again in America last week. A group of major advertisers challenged Microsoft’s decision to include a default “Do not track” function in their IE10 browser due to be launched soon. The DNT function...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 10:48 pm

Alpine Wireframe Development R3

Fleshing out wireframe and sitemap for new site
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 10:48 pm

RPinc Site Themeing R2

Second pass at template development and CSS work
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 10:48 pm

RV Site Build-Out and Themeing R3

Third pass at template development and content migration
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 10:48 pm

CPG Template Design R2

Full set of website comps, prepped for review
Posted on Sun, Oct 7th, 2012 5:06 pm

Starting A Small Businesses Ideas & References

Below are a list of interesting and sometimes low cost ways to start generating an income for you and your family. For those of whom already have these businesses, some of the books and e-books provided might give you a few clever ideas in terms of boosting revenues. These are simple and daily...
Posted on Sun, Oct 7th, 2012 11:45 pm

Windows 8 shortcut keys you should know

Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 12:31 am

On-site Website Optimization Best Practices and Strategy to Increase Your Traffic and Sales

Start transforming the look and feel of your website and gain gradual success in online conversion. Deliver incredible results by crafting the graphics and design of your website suited to the needs of your visitors. To gain a competitive advantage, … Continue reading →
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 12:21 am

Depth of 3rd Generation Intel ® Core™ i7 i5 i3 Processor

Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 1:08 pm

Our work for V-Cube 2 on Chois Package 4

  Great packaging book! You can get it here
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 11:16 am

Platinum Winner - Best in Food & Beverages - Creativity 42

Our latest work Stafidenios gets Platinum and Best in Food and Beverages Category at 42 International Creativity Awards! See what Judges say about our work!  {vimeo}50791130{/vimeo} Video with John Nunziato and Fabian Geyrhalter. Thank you! See the judges here  
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 8:54 am

The Internet is Finally Legal, So Now What?

Finally the internet has reached adulthood celebrating its 21st birthday last month. But the big question that everyone has it what happens next? Does the internet finish college and finally move out of mom and dad’s basement then move on and get a real job? It might sound like a joke but...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 7:57 am

Five Page Title Tag Best Practices

The title tag, before search engine algorithms became more and more complex, used to be highly important because it was one of the best ways to determine what a webpage is all about, and just how relevant it could possibly be to a search query. In recent years, the importance of title tags have...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 7:57 am

8 Tips for a Successful Social Media Marketing Plan

Social media marketing. It’s a term that has been used throughout the online marketing world for a while now. Most businesses today understand that they need to be on social media if they want to reach their target audience. Many companies have created their accounts and started engaging with...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 7:57 am

The Art Of Networking

Today, it may seem that technology has replaced personal interaction as the dominant form of interaction. However, face-to-face communication remains the foundation of communications and the best way of creating strong connections and relationships. The following tips can help you succeed in...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 7:57 am

The 5 Most Important Black Hat SEO Techniques to Avoid

Black Hat SEO is defined as website optimization techniques that webmasters use to get high rankings on the search engines in an unethical and unacceptable manner. Basically, all the black hat search engine optimization techniques will either break the set rules and regulations, they will create a...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 7:57 am

Reasons Why Your Small Business Needs Social Media Marketing

Social media marketing (SMM) has taken the business world by storm the past decade as more entrepreneurs and companies are realizing the tremendous advantages of this relatively new advertising channel. However, many are still intimidated by the technological complexities associated with...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 5:09 pm

Lakewood Financial Launches New Website

Great Insurance, Great Service, Peace of Mind Insurance is one of those things you may only think about once a year when you renew your policies.  Or worse, when you need it and realize you don’t have the coverage you should have.  You probably wonder if you’re getting the...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 6:03 pm

Photo Retouching Deal!

Below are two Packages regarding all of the aspects in Photo-Retouching that any Creative and Corporate Individual will need towards their marketing needs and maintaining a quality look for either press, or celebrity appeal. Both Packages provide: Acne Removal Image Sharpening, Stray Hair...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 4:08 pm

10 Simple Rules of Successful Web Design

1. You do not have to sacrifice usability in favor of visual appeal Any site, even a personal blog, is created to convey a particular message, and a good web design should help to convey the message. Too many web designers abuse visual effects which, however, may have quite a negative effect in...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 4:12 pm

Getting Your Blog (Back) on Track

When you turn over a new leaf, the old saying goes, nobody has to know how many leaves you’ve turned before. You can tell this is an old saying because they’re using the word “leaf” to refer to the pages of a book, but most people who use the expression don’t realize...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 5:24 pm

Is Social Media Important for Your Bar or Nightclub?

Many businesses out there use social media to promote their services. For bar and nightclub owners, social media is very important. Social media is how your customers connect with you and each other. If you are lacking in the social media department of your business, here are some reasons as to why...
Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 10:58 pm

design [moves] Contributor in Ilene Carol Magazine

The design [moves] article: Photo: Giselle Triana (left), Blaire Fraser (right) Thanks again the interns for great uses of the shot! design [moves] has been featured as a contributing writer as well as home pages designed as a thank you for all of the efforts of Ilene Carol and her...
Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 1:16 am

Speed comparison between windows 7 and windows 8

Posted on Mon, Oct 8th, 2012 11:16 am

Creativity Awards Design Annual, 41

Get it from Amazon Get this limited edition book. Creativity 41 is an award-winning compilation of the best in global advertising and design. These winners of the 41st Creativity Media & Print Awards are sure to inspire you and serve as a reference tool for many years to come. Featuring...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 4:25 am

Legal Ethics Rules & Internet Marketing

The biggest challenge facing Internet entrepreneurs to win a customer’s trust and faith in the products and services. It is essential to use ethical internet marketing to promote your products, website, and your services. The last thing a person would have his name is synonymous with fraud or...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 4:25 am

7 Facebook PPC Advertising Tips To Get Your Ads Approved

 Are Facebook Ads Automatically Approved? No. All Ads have to be submitted for approval. Facebook states: “We do reserve the right to choose what advertising we accept, and may prohibit additional content from being advertised on the site based on user feedback or other...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 4:25 am

Google seeks to poor performances in positioning

We are many people who are aware of the movements of the giant search engine Google, and that our work depends on these movements. In addition to the people who work and focus our activity in online marketing and search engine optimization, every day there are more people interested in the...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 4:25 am

Do you already have a plan for your Internet business?

If you’re like most people who want to do business on the Internet, surely you have no idea how to put together a marketing campaign or business plans or facilities on your business goals. That’s why I want to share with you 3 tips that if put into practice will help to steer you and...
Posted on Sat, Oct 6th, 2012 4:25 am

What Is the Important In An Online Store

The great advantage of e-commerce is that you need large business structure, you need a good online shop and that it has sufficient visits so that sufficient sales. First a online store is one, that all websites are using this, i.e. that is navigate without traffic jams, where you can click up or...
Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 8:00 am

Revive my 10 year old business Website!!

Question: I have an existing business website that I would like to revamp. Can you help me? Some of the reasons why we have had businesses solicite our help with their new business website revamp are listed below: 1. Our website was designed years ago and our team and service offerings have...
Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 7:56 am

Ad words and Merchant Center update rules

These days, Google has announced changes in its two flagship programs: Ad Words and Merchant Center. To avoid any unpleasant surprises account managers and advertisers, here’s a quick summary of the “updates” need to know for the beginning of these. Clarity is required on Ad words...
Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 11:01 am

Lets go and look Youtube’s Headquater

Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 11:33 am

Checking For Broken Links

We all hate dead links. You might have grimaced upon landing on a 404, especially if it contained no helpful information. Imagine how your readers feel when the same thing happens to them. Although you might be positive that your website has no broken links, they do accumulate over time from...
Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 2:21 pm

Online Asset Management Is A Critical Goal For Marketers

As technology evolves, larger organizations developed disparate channels for marketing, administration, internal communication and the like—but vendors are doing their best to drag everything back under a single roof.
Posted on Tue, Oct 9th, 2012 3:23 pm

What’s a Custom Website?

What’s the difference between having a custom website designed for your company and using a pre-made theme? When you have a WordPress site built, you can install a theme yourself or have it done for you and then customize it or have it customized. How does that differ from a custom site built...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 3:26 am

How to create great content for seo

If you’ve been looking into SEO for quite some time, you’ve probably seen ‘Content is King’ banded around the online sphere enough to make you want to code a blank website and retire. But it can’t be denied that this is a fact. Particularly with Google’s latest...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 3:48 am

How to Give A Real Social Dimension To Your E-Commerce Site?

As e-commerce website, you need to train synergies between your site and your social media to boost your sales and your community. For this, techniques are more or less known: This articles explains beautiful range of ideas to work together your site and social networks. The choice of social...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 5:17 am

Exclusive Offer for Logo Design and Website Design

Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

How to choose the right development platform for leveraging your mobile applications

Mobile app markets are flooded with thousands of applications every day. Currently iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry are the popular platforms where the most apps are uploaded. You can either choose one of the platforms that suit your needs the best or you can go with the cross-platform...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 6:22 am

Selecting the Right SEO Firm: Now, You can Never Go Wrong

If becoming successful with SEO is hard work, finding the right SEO firm to work for you is no less than winning a jackpot. With the market filled with thousands of “professional SEO firms”, making the right choice is a … Continue reading →
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 6:14 am

Painless WordPress Conversion

We built a new website for the Family Chiropractic Center a while back, and they saw significant improvements. Recently, they decided to add blogging and social media to their online marketing mix (smart decision). Since they had a traditional HTML website, adding a blog required some tech...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:13 am

Firefox 16 available for download

Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 9:00 am

4 Keys to success with a sales strategy

Opati Matrix Solution provide sales strategy tips The first factor of a successful selling strategy is a website that provides information about the products and service offered. The advantage of this is that we can sell products and services online. Selling is an art to be cultivated. It requires...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 9:14 am

4 Keys to success with a sales strategy

The first factor of a successful selling strategy is a website that provides information about the products and service offered. The advantage of this is that we can sell products and services online. Selling is an art to be cultivated. It requires a lot of knowledge to find what the customer is...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 11:38 am

Understanding Disqus’ Promoted Discovery

Recently, I had a post about the exciting features that came with Disqus’ latest update. And while I gave a brief overview of what’s new, there’s one feature in particular worthy of more discussion — promoted discovery. What is Promoted Discovery (from a marketing...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 10:50 am

Installing windows 8 from USB Drive

Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 2:06 pm

MindSmack Games Launches New App for iPhone & iPad, Singing City Monster Edition!

Apple has approved a new game for iPhone and iPad users, the Singing City Monster edition! This Halloween themed game uses a werewolf, vampire, witch and frankenstein with professional sound effects that you have to memorize in sequence or a kitty cat falls from the rooftop into the garbage can!...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 1:28 pm

time frames

living the moments of time framed captures of fractions that have passed through my lens.. moments which left imprints in time in thoughts in the realisations of what life we live through.. moments which one holds to base future momental decisions of what can life mean if we change only little for...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 7:29 am

Google’s EMD Algo Update

Matt Cutts, head of Google’s WebSpam team tweeted on 28th September, 2012 that Google would be coming up with a new algorithm update which would allow Google to reduce the rankings of low-quality “exact-match” domains in the search results. And … Read more
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 6:21 pm

Meet design [moves] on Video!

  Quick introduction video by Andrew Barros about what design [moves] © is all about. Geared towards creative industries such as Photography, Modeling, Acting, Publishing Companies, Fine Artists, and High Fashion. Check us out on the following links...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 3:34 pm

Favorite Branding Strategies and Tactics

Our premier rule of brand strategy is to align our clients’ brand assets to their brand identity. Using the digital forum to do that, Magic Logix maximizes the richness of the brand experience by... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:14 am

How the Small Business Owner Can Avoid SEO Penalties

Google has made several game-changing updates to its top secret algorithm over the last year, I’m talking about Panda’s and Penguin’s and not the type you find in the zoo. The Panda update was focused on targeting sites with a vast amount of what Google considered “low...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:14 am

Learn More about Google’s Penguin

The Penguin Google search algorithm update introduced on April 24th, 2012 aimed at over-optimization and black hat web spam. It has since sparked a lot of confusion among SEO professionals. Webmasters who have suffered from Penguin’s verdict talk about starting from scratch, others about...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 3:38 am

EV Certificate: Get A Dynamic Site Seal to secure E-commerce

SSL helps customers providing a strong online security and make online transactions easier. Online frauds are increasing day by day, and people avoid online transactions. Many authorities supply digital certificates with different categories SSL Certificate arraying from domain validation to...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 9:21 am

How to Write an Excellent Bio that Attracts Attention

For the website of a company to be successful, it must have a professional looking bio of the company and the important people behind it. Most small businesses, start-ups and individuals who attempt to describe themselves and their products...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 10:12 pm

Google honors $60000 as hacking prize

Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 10:40 am

Understanding EdgeRank: Improving Your Facebook Marketing Strategy

Ever wonder how Facebook determines what content appears in your newsfeed? You may also have wondered how to ensure that your content appears in other people’s feeds. The secret behind both lies in an algorithm called EdgeRank. EdgeRank was developed by Facebook and is based upon...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 11:53 am

The First On Your Block?

There are some industries in which many or even most companies don’t have websites. Antique stores. Nail salons. CPAs. Caterers. Private medical practices. Contractors. Dance studios. Independent mechanics. If your competitors don’t have websites, it’s easy to assume that...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 2:58 pm

Advice to a New Web Developer

Recently, I had a freshman college student email me and ask me a bunch of questions about how to get into the Web Development field and what languages/skills he needed to know. I thought it would make an excellent blog topic so here it goes: 1. What specific skills/languages should a web developer...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 3:12 pm

Hidden Angel Records Testimonial – Vermont eCommerce Development

I really enjoyed working with Massachusetts Web Designs.  Ryan is a very talented web designer and a wonderful communicator. He set up my website store for me in no time flat and it works very, very well.  He took the time to show me how to work it, via a Skype call.  His directions...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 4:20 pm

Avoiding Redundancy and Fluff in Business Writing

View original at Avoiding Redundancy and Fluff in Business Writing.Ernest Hemingway wasn’t a fan of fluff writing. Legend has it that when the author was challenged to write a story using only six words, Hemingway responded with “For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn.”...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 5:42 pm

8 Reasons to Invest in Unique Die-Cut Designs

8 Reasons to Invest in Unique Die-Cut DesignsWhen we think about design, we often think about the color and images we see on the canvas, not the shape of the canvas itself. Unique die cut designs allow you to manipulate the physical shape of your marketing material, which in itself becomes part of...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 7:33 am

Webdesign Service Southend

Webdesign Service Southend DR Adept have been designing websites for companies in the Southend area since 1998.Want to know more about our services and what our clients have to say?Follow this link to our webdesign service page which will give you details about what we can do for you, what our...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 10:00 am

Help with ALL your Online Marketing Needs

After my New Business Website is Complete- Question: I’m starting a new business and I need help setting up a new business website, social media sites and logo designs as well as print materials. Do you know someone who can help once you are done your web design? Drio is a full service...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 6:25 am

Strategy to Getting Traffic to Your Website

Dr. Jeri Anderson is a successful chiropractor who attracts new patients every week with her Internet strategies. She even had her best week in 26 years recently. She appeared as a guest on Coffee Talk, James Martell’s affiliate marketing podcast. She discussed some of the strategies she has...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 10:46 am

RebelMouse

RebelMouse is the latest fun social toy, an aggregator which will grab stuff you’ve tweeted, posted on Facebook, or snapped on Instagram and combine it into a nice Pinterest-style board. If you tweet your pins or allow Facebook to show them, you’ll see them on RebelMouse, too. Google +...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 9:02 am

Stand-Out with The Google Knowledge Graph

Imagine if the best search engine could understand exactly what you mean when you type in searches. What if Google could get you information from the internet by understanding the meaning of the words you type in instead of treating it as a...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 12:55 pm

How to Use a Blog to Increase Website Traffic

You may have heard before that blogging is a really good way to get your website up in the search rankings, but that is only … Watch Now!
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 11:14 am

Facebook update | Changes the location of notification icons.

Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 2:20 pm

Corporate London Photography

Corporate photographs created for Altus Partners who are based in London. They commissioned me to capture a range of natural images that showed their people at work in The City.
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 3:34 pm

Keeping Digital Marketing Content Relevant and Fresh

Reaching an online audience effectively is no easy task for today’s marketing professionals. Connected consumers are continually bombarded with advertisements, videos, and written content from a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!...
Posted on Fri, Oct 12th, 2012 11:30 pm

The rise and rise of NoSQL database. NoSQL v/s Relational Model a head to head comparison

Term database was introduced in 1960. This was introduced as simple layer that would server as fundamental principle behind Information systems. New architecture of separating application from data was introduced. In 1970s Edgar Codd proposed Relational model for storing Data. … Continue...
Posted on Sat, Oct 13th, 2012 4:30 am

Family Friendly Airline Concept

I absolutely adore airline branding. I’ve always had an interest in airlines since I was little, designing my own passenger planes and creating new airlines. I was so obsessed in fact that I could identify pretty much every airline in existence from its tail design at about 8 years old! And...
Posted on Sun, Oct 14th, 2012 12:11 pm

Facebook. Buttons Undone

Everyone who uses Facebook knows when, why and how to use the “Like” button. Many use it as an integral part of their marketing approach to the specific segment of the market they wish to influence. It is reliably reported that two new buttons “Want” and...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 11:24 am

HTML5 vs. Flash

Today bright, iridescent sites with lots of animation will hardly surprise anyone. In greater demand now are sites with pages loading time to be as little as possible. As it turns out a new markup language HTML5 has long been replacing Adobe Flash, which was once widely used in web industry. One...
Posted on Sun, Oct 14th, 2012 12:28 pm

How to use Android smartphone as an Hotspot?

Posted on Sun, Oct 14th, 2012 1:29 pm

Facebook’s new login page.

Posted on Sun, Oct 14th, 2012 12:20 am

Things to Consider when Developing a Mobile App for your eCommerce Website

A mobile app! What makes it so special in today’s world? Rising technology has made us to become wholly dependent on smartphones and apps these days. One major reason for apps to have reached an ultimate fame is, the way … Continue reading →
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 4:45 am

Hire Expert iPhone Game Developers For iPhone Game Development

IPhone is a most recent technique for companies to arrive at clients with simplicity. Due to multi-tasking functions it makes it possible for customers to handle several apps to go in the industry. Every person desire to keep mobile with most recent applications, for this reason it is the primary...
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 7:55 am

How To Create The Most Popular Blog On The Internet

If you want to make money through blogging, creating a popular blog is the key to success. If your blog receives very little traffic, not have much success. No matter which method you use to make money from your blog, is the most successful if they have a large readership. Therefore, make your blog...
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 8:58 am

YAHOO is Boss

Recently all ever anyone seems to talk about is Google; Google this, Google that. Yahoo is like the ugly stepsister who gets sent to her room when company comes over. It is a little sad in some respects because for awhile Yahoo was actually a player in the internet game. They still are, to an [...]
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 11:23 am

Benefits of Hiring a Professional Writer

Why do you ever hire a professional to do a job? Simply put, because they do it better than you. But for some reason there seems to be a resistance to outsource certain jobs such as writing the important copy that goes on your website, in your newsletter, that gets sent out in press releases, [...]
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 9:01 am

Google and guest blogging (video)

Matt Cutts returned in a video on Google’s vision about the methods of ‘guest blogging’ or creating content on a blog by a guest … Matt Cutts recently put online a video  titled” What is Google’s view on guest blogging for links? “. Clearly, what is...
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 2:34 pm

Does Your Email Address Matter?

You’re at a website, considering making a purchase, a donation, a hire — whatever the site offers, you’re ready to buy. You go to complete the transaction, and you see the company’s email address… at yahoo.com. AOL.com. Gmail.com. Does this affect your decision? If...
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 3:52 pm

Branding Blocks: 10 Commandments for Content Creation

After spending several eras completing Biblical Scholarship, sadly for marketers, it’s evident that while spending six days creating the human existence, God obviously forgot to deliver the 10... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!...
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 5:22 pm

Black Hat SEO: Why You Should Avoid It

Almost every website owner strives to bring his site to top positions on search queries at the soonest possible time. This is the reason why the so-called black hat SEO has come to light using various methods to deceive site visitors. Search engines have a negative attitude to black methods, and...
Posted on Mon, Oct 15th, 2012 5:29 pm

Press Releases For Bars & Nightclubs – Creative Marketing Ideas

Have you ever wondered how your bar or nightclub could use press releases in conjunctions with your current marketing efforts? Well press releases are a great way for companies to get the necessary attention and exposure they need for attracting those new customers. Even in this day of online and...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 5:38 am

Google Venice Update: Boost for Local SEO

When Google launched Panda and Penguin algorithm updates there was another update named Google Venice which went completely unnoticed. This update by Google largely focussed on local search. Local businesses and their owners are affected mainly by this update. Google … Read more
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 9:38 am

5 Tips for Small Business Marketing

Promoting a small business requires completely different strategies than those used by large companies, otherwise only be wasting the advantages have a simple and flexible administrative structure. The small businesses are characterized by carrying a more staff with customers and the ability to...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 9:38 am

How to Increase Web Traffic to Online Business

Having a website does not mean that you will get traffic from visitors, or even to generate sales for your business. In this article, I explain some ways to increase web traffic to your website and thereby increase sales of its physical business or business in internet. Ways to Increase Web Traffic...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 11:35 am

Guide to Small Business Advertising e-book

design [moves] has made an e-book to help the everyday small business owner be more aware of your advertising decisions. Be informed ! It will help save you money in the long run. The e-book is completely free to view, do some good by sharing it to your friends and coworkers that are business...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 12:58 pm

design [moves] Press Kit 2013

design [moves] press kit is available for Public Relations Representatives and Investors for an interest the company. We love to collaborate and partner with honest companies such ourselves. Click above to view the packet if you would like to more information about what we are about and what we...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 1:49 pm

6 Steps to Growing a Great Business [VIDEO]

Are you committed to growing a great business? Here at The Whole Brain Group we strive for “business mojo” – a concept introduced by Bo Burlingham in his 2006 book “Small Giants: Companies That Choose to Be Great Instead of Big“: “Business...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 12:11 pm

MySpace: Back from the Dead?

Alright,  I admit it.  I’m jumping the gun a little bit at looking at the new MySpace.  I’m like a kid on Christmas Eve waiting for my invitation.  As an avid user of MySpace while in middle and high school, I’m excited to see if they can rise from the dead as...
Posted on Tue, Oct 16th, 2012 12:41 pm

Giving Advice at Your Website

As a professional blogger, I give out a whole lot of advice online. At the blog you’re now reading, I share advice about online marketing and web content and design. At other blogs I write, I tell people the importance of having remote server backup for their offices or fire protection in...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 3:25 am

Top Heavy 2: Google’s refresh of its Page Layout Filter

On 19th January, 2012 Google released an update which was named Page Layout Filter update. Google penalized those sites which were having pages that were top heavy with ads. In other words this update took a direct aim at those … Read more
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 9:13 am

Google’s Disavow Links Tool

 Google Announces New Tool in Your SEO Arsenal One of the primary factors Google takes into account when determining your website’s rankings are the quality and relevant websites that link to you.  As an example, if you are a certified Whirlpool technician and the Whirlpool.com...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 2:05 am

4 tips on how to structure content on your web page

Website owners shouldn’t rely on their designers to create the perfect website for them.  They should be aware that attractive design may not necessarily equate to effective design.  While website design and structure isn’t an exact science, and is subject to whims of fashion...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 8:17 am

Extra profits with paid advertising or PPC

Some of the methods are seen but little are most recognized that according to the paid advertising clicks that occur daily when entering a website or search engine results investigate that appear next and they mention some kind of promotes the advertising sponsorship This is an extra income for...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 10:10 am

7 Great Qualities To Look For In A Search Marketing Agency

Introduction When customers search for a particular product or service it is important for your business website to be featured highly in the results. Those who are further down the list, or on pages 2 and beyond are much less likely to be looked at by potential customers. Using the services of a...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 11:18 am

How Does Streaming Video Work?

Streaming video is a popular solution that many webmasters use to digitally distribute and share content with site visitors. Unlike traditional downloading that requires a web user to save a file to his or her machine, streaming makes it possible to view content directly on the server through your...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 11:12 am

All About Embossed Binders

All About Embossed BindersIf you’ve ever run your hand across a raised watermark on an official document, then you can understand why embossed binders are so effective. An embossed element encourages your audience to touch and interact with your marketing materials. However, you can’t...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 2:09 pm

15 Tips for Writing in a Conversational Tone

View original at 15 Tips for Writing in a Conversational Tone.Who are you more likely to listen to: a scholarly lecturer giving a ponderous speech, or a close friend animatedly telling a story? Naturally, you’d prefer the person who talks more conversationally; that same principle applies to...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 1:53 pm

Theme Matcher: a Review

              The screenshot above left is a screenshot of a site we wrote with our friends at Sharp Hue for a local church. The screenshot on the right is a free WordPress theme developed from that website by a service called Theme Matcher.  The Theme...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 3:31 pm

How to create a webpage using layers

Previously frames and tables were considered to be major means for layout. But within the course of time web browsers of new generation supporting the latest technologies have come into light. The use of layers, such as those that can be found in Adobe Photoshop, provided webmasters truly unlimited...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 12:00 am

Business Tip #42 - Videos

What can a video do for your small business? Two years ago, no one had ever heard of Dollar Shave Club. How did one YouTube video transform the way guys got their razors?
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 8:42 am

The End of Print for Newsweek

Just a few hours ago Tina Brown, the editor-in-chief of Newsweek/The Daily Beast announced that as of the end of this year, they will be going all-digital. Newsweek Global, as the all-digital publication will be named, will be a single, worldwide edition targeted for a highly mobile,...
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 12:30 pm

Nonsense in Form Design

As a geek, I’m extremely fond of trying out new apps and purchasing weird stuff online. More and more I’m confused and annoyed by the process of clicking things that I have no choice but to click. Most of the time it’s designed so badly that if I were a little less tech-savvy I...
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 1:42 pm

What Online Marketers Should Anticipate For 2013

You have a lot left to do in 2012, just like the rest of us. Understood. But a strong marketing plan always looks forward, foresees the next steps and projects what must be done to attain them.
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 9:15 am

Hashtags #howdotheywork?

As an internet marketing agency, we help many of our clients develop and implement social media marketing plans. For someone new to social media, hashtags are often the most difficult concept to understand. When used correctly, however, hashtags can make a remarkable difference in how...
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 11:06 am

How to Use Responsive Web Design to Lower Development Costs

Responsive web design (RWD) has the rare combination of being extremely valuable and affordable. Its value lies in its ability to give both web designers and consumers what they want: designers can create one site optimized for all devices, and consumers are always assured a great user-experience....
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 1:17 pm

The Value of Local Search

I teach college writing in my spare time, and that includes research skills. Here’s the basic method of research used by incoming college freshmen: Go to Google. Type in question. Accept first answer received. In an attempt to find a question for which this won’t work, I thought of...
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 2:42 pm

Business Portraits

Business portraits by corporate photographer Grantly Lynch
Posted on Thu, Oct 18th, 2012 11:17 pm

Facebook Releases Facebook SDK 3.0 Beta for Android

Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 12:52 am

The Business of Web Marketing

It is surprising (shocking for me) but many business owners still make the mistake of equating online success with top search engine or SEO rankings. However, the way in which the web has evolved, online marketing has come to be … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 12:10 am

Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal Released

Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 4:45 am

Smart iPhone Application Development for Smart People

We have evolved from bulky handheld devices to sophisticated smart phones that display the long and illustrious history of human intelligence. Smart phones were first introduced in 1995 and since then, they have a long way with the iPhone being one of the most recognizable Smartphones among them....
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 9:27 am

We’re going to WordCamp Raleigh

This will be our first year attending WordCamp Raleigh. We couldn’t be… more
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 9:43 am

What is content marketing?

The world of marketing is undergoing a revolution in recent times. In recent times, The world of marketing is undergoing a revolution. People begin to search for services on the Internet, so we are moving from a directly strategy marketing with advertising that encourages people to use a service or...
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 10:42 am

Announcing the new SouthernSeason.com

We were recently honored to work on the redesign of Southern Season – the loc… more
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 11:10 am

Facebook testing profile Completion Meter

Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 11:10 am

Let’s visit Google’s Data Center

Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 1:07 pm

Three Tools Every SEO Should Use

Online marketing and search engine optimization (SEO) involves using various tools in order to effectively increase search engine rankings and web traffic. Because SEO has become a complex discipline there are three tools that every SEO professional should include in their toolkit as outline below....
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 2:16 pm

Web Designing Tips to Drive More Traffic Into Your Site

There are a lot of things you need to know in web designing thus making web designing complicated at times. But, if you have mastered effective web designing which includes naming of your website, writing your content, putting up some … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 7:53 pm

WordPress plugins for website optimization

All in One SEO Pack All in One SEO Pack is a WordPress plugin that helps you optimize your WordPress blog for SEO. There are several SEO plugins for WordPress, but the All in One SEO Pack has emerged as … Continue reading →
Posted on Sat, Oct 20th, 2012 4:50 am

5 default guidelines to be followed by eCommerce web developers to avoid shopping cart abandonment

One of the main causes why a shopper abandons a shopping cart and eventually an eCommerce website lies in the checkout process. The easier the checkout process, the less likely a visitor will abandon his shopping cart and not complete … Read more
Posted on Sat, Oct 20th, 2012 4:40 am

How to Generate Leads Through Facebook

It is noteworthy that, Facebook is the most used social network today. If you do things correctly, you can become a gold mine prospecting when  to get prospects for your MLM business. At present, more than 900 million people are present in Facebook. With the help of Facebook you have...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 10:00 am

Web Design Company

Ensure is Professional Advertising Agency in Mumbai, Serving Global clients with world class services.
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 10:00 am

Computers and Internet

Computers and Internet
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 10:00 am

Management

Management
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 10:00 am

License Protection Software

License Protection Software CrypKey (Canada) Inc. has led the industry in software copy protection, license management, and web-based automated solutions.  
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 10:00 am

Search Engine Optimisation

Search Engine Optimisation
Posted on Sat, Oct 20th, 2012 7:33 am

Google Panda Update 20: Were you affected?

Unlike all major algorithm update release being informed by Matt Cutts as Weather Report on twitter a major update was released by Google on 27th September, 2012. Google rolled out a Panda algorithm update on this date. This was not … Read more
Posted on Sat, Oct 20th, 2012 10:53 am

October Upcoming Events NYC 2012

Live Jazz at the Empire Hotel - free event!  Monday, October 22, 2012 Exotic South East Asian Tour ! - $69.00 Weekly Event - Every Monday Wednesday Friday & Sunday: 2:45 PM to 5:45 PM (EST) New York, United States NYC Chinatown is not only proud of its...
Posted on Sat, Oct 20th, 2012 4:49 pm

Extensive Wholesale Graphic & Web Design for Creative Agencies

Here is some information regarding over our new Creative Agency Program that serves as wholesale services for businesses who need it the most. To Apply for the Program please download the PDF and fill out the necessary information needed for submission. You will receive a confirmation to...
Posted on Sun, Oct 21st, 2012 5:04 pm

Old Dogs and New Tricks

They say you can’t teach old dogs new tricks. In my younger days I might have agreed with that but now I’m not so sure. As a young man change was an integral part of my business life, to be able to learn new tricks was essential. I was an enthusiastic learner and even managed to invent...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:14 am

Google Penguin Update 3

Matt Cutts, head of Google’s web spam team tweeted about Google launching a ‘data refresh’ of its Penguin algorithm on 5th October, 2012. Including the original launch of Penguin algorithm this is the third update and it is termed as … Read more
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:43 am

3 Ways to Drive eCommerce Success Through Security

With the holidays right around the corner, merchants are busy preparing for the biggest sales time of the year. While there are many factors that determine eCommerce success during and after the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] ...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 6:40 am

Increase Web Traffic with the help of Digital Marketing

One of the most common questions for online business owners  is: Implement digital marketing strategies allows me to attract my business online. The answer is not difficult to understand: you try to get your website to be found by internet surfers, and for that you must implement digital...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 7:58 am

Engineering the Correct SEO Strategy for Today’s Market

With the internet changing everyday staying on top of new trends and changes surrounding SEO should be a top priority of any professional SEO Company. Within the last year or more the SEO industry...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 7:52 am

Google’s Top-Heavy Algorithm Change

When we rebuilt author and speaker Lela Davidson’s website, we basically put everything above the fold. Even on a small monitor, you can see the whole homepage on a single screen. This isn’t always possible. There are plenty of reasons to have a longer page, and you can easily make sure...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 9:09 am

Top 10 Worst Website Designs

How do you know if something is pretty? The easiest way is to put something really ugly next to it for comparison. That might seem harsh but honestly that is the type of environment the web is. People cruise to so many sites that a badly designed one sticks out just as much as one [...]
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 9:09 am

The Future of Web Design

 Responsive web design has really become a hot topic lately and with good reason; it is a damn good idea. The concept is based on responsive architecture and was first mentioned by Ethan Marcotte way back in 2010. While some people might not think two years ago is ‘way back’, when...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 11:02 am

Top Reasons Your Business Needs a Website

In this modern age with so many apps and technology around, people are increasingly becoming more keen to searching on the internet than getting a phone book directory. The difference is obviously convenience and access. Computers search faster than your … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 11:20 am

Myoats – interesting source for online drawing

Today one more unusual, creative and original drawing site with a strange name Myoats is brought to your attention. The site offers a really extraordinary approach to drawing. The main feature of the project is symmetric drawing, that is to say, you draw in one place but the image appears in...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:06 pm

The Value of Photography on your Website

There are a lot of buzz words in the world of web design. We’re always del… more
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:46 pm

Top 10 WordPress Security Myths

All you need to do is mention WordPress and you’re apt to hear at least one of these notorious myths about security. Sometimes the best way to silence the naysayers is to bust those myths with some facts. Myth #1 – “All plugins and themes from the Codex are secure.” While it...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:46 pm

How to Ensure Your Search Engine Optimization Works Successfully

To be able to make a lot of money using your website or blog, you need to know how to use search engine optimization effectively. You need to know what it takes to increase the volume of visitors to your website and how to ensure they seek your site out each time they want information [...]
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:46 pm

Google + Local – How Will It Help You Build Web Traffic?

Google + Local is a fairly new development within the world of Google, but there is a lot of hype online about it right now. If you keep tabs on what is going on in the SEO and online web traffic world, then you have no doubt heard about this new feature offered by Google. [...]
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 3:10 pm

Triberr Thoughts

  Several months ago, I posted about my urge to receive an invite to Triberr. Thanks to a bloggy buddy, I did receive an invite. I was disappointed at first, but I am now in love with Triberr. With Google as my boyfriend and Triberr as my “mistress” I can conquer the...
Posted on Mon, Oct 22nd, 2012 2:32 pm

Advantages of Contextual Advertising

Contextual is called the kind of advertising which as a result is shown in search engines, as well as on various pages of websites. It itself differs from ordinary online advertising in that it is highly dependent on a search query of the user or on a specific topic of the page on which it [...]
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 3:46 am

Create Web Services with PHP

Before penning ‘How to create web services using PHP’, I would like to give a brief introduction on what web services is all about. What the term ‘web services’ refers to? There are several definitions available on the internet about … Read more
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 5:38 am

Create Web Services with PHP

Before penning ‘How to create web services using PHP’, I would like to give a brief introduction on what web services is all about. What the term ‘web services’ refers to? There are several definitions available on the internet about … Read more
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 9:02 am

Why Website Is Not Making Any Sales?

Imagine that after lots of hard work; finally your website is in the live. You had open your business a week ago and still you have not made a single sale. Do not despair. In fact, this is one of the most common problems that arise. Here the Checklist that solves this problem if your [...]
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 10:35 am

What CSI Can Teach Affiliate Marketers about Good Copywriting

CSI is a great TV show – it’s put together so well that it’s compelling viewing and lets you get lost in a fully formed story.  Your best articles should also give readers that sort of feeling – but there’s more that you can take from the show than simply the...
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 9:57 am

Give Up Your SEO Time Machine

We met yesterday with a prospective client who expressed frustration about not showing up in the map section of a Google search. We explained that not having a website — the company in question has no website at all — kept a company from doing well in search. “Can’t you just...
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 1:39 pm

Does Your Website Effectively Market Your Business

Your website represents your brand and acts as your store online. If it cannot represent your brand and your products accurately, then you have a big bounce rate problem. Don’t get shocked. You just don’t build a website and just … Continue reading →
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 2:23 pm

The Pinterest Feature Every Business Should Know (& Use)

Pinterest isn’t just for sharing great recipes and craft ideas. It can also be the perfect place to sell your products. If you are able to display your wares visually, then Pinterest is probably right for you! Create boards that not only showcase your business, but also reflect...
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 4:43 pm

Simple Ways to Use Google+ to Help Your SEO

When Google+ first launched 15 months ago, many businesses scrambled to hop on board while drooling over the SEO potential of a combination search engine/social network. Yet, despite that initial fervor, many are still missing the boat on some of the most basic SEO opportunities Google+ offers. If...
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 6:12 pm

Content Marketing More Important Than Ever

This year Google has been on the offensive against ‘unnatural’ link building. Unnatural in the sense that the links come from spammy websites, websites that sell links, and websites with low quality content. Additionally, Google is now punishing websites with spammy link profiles. These...
Posted on Tue, Oct 23rd, 2012 12:00 am

Design Resources from the Pros

One of the most beneficial things you can do as a designer is to browse, study, and learn from other designers. Luckily there are several independent designers and companies who are wiling to share their knowledge and resources, many...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 1:37 pm

bespoke Letterpress baby announcements

bespoke Letterpress baby announcements with three languages. these letterpress baby announcement cards are just out the door and on their way to the client. As this year is the Year of the dragon in China, this little man was called chen long (long translates as dragon in Chinese). In...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 2:36 pm

How to Use Sentence Variety to Spice Up Your Writing

View original at How to Use Sentence Variety to Spice Up Your Writing.When we talk to one another, we use a variety of different types of sentences in order to communicate our ideas and engage the person we’re talking to. We ask questions, make interruptions, give one word answers and even go...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 12:00 am

Does Your Interface Match Your Demographic?

Should my header be dark blue or light blue? Does that text look better bold or italicized? Are the little things important? Absolutely. But unless your site is built with the user in mind, those details are going to be the least of your worries. Your user interface needs to match your user...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 5:26 pm

Infographic: Choosing Between Printing Methods

Infographic: Choosing Between Printing MethodsThe printing method you choose has a major effect on the quality of your marketing materials, especially when you consider the other elements it needs to work in tandem with: design, stock, coatings and other factors. If your print technique is...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 5:38 pm

Basic Linkbuilding for 2012

Linkbuilding is one of the most important things you can do for your website; that’s been true since the Google algorithm was first developed, and it’s still true today. Basic methods for linkbuilding have changed somewhat since then, though. Here’s a step by step guide to the...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 12:26 am

Website with SSL Certificate, Why it’s important to web users?

SSL certificate is one of the leading buzz in web security industry today to protect website and web users. Website with SSL certificate always used to a secure connection while exchanging information between users and a web servers, and due to secure exchange producer that data can be secured.SSL...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 2:35 am

New Disavow links tool by Google

On 16th October, Google launched it’s much anticipated tool called ‘disavow links’. The tool was released by Matt Cutts, head of Google’s web spam team during a keynote at the Pubcon. As the name suggests this tool enables one to … Read more
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 7:37 am

How to Optimize Content for Facebook Edgerank – Part II

This post is a continuation of my earlier post ‘Use Facebook Edgerank to your Advantage – Part I". These posts are meant to help you adapt to the Facebook Edgerank algorithm update when creating Facebook content for your...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 7:24 am

4 Thoughts about the IPad Mini

The iPad mini has been officially announced on Oct. 23. Keynotes of Apple during which many other novelties were presented. As  introduce, a reminder of the main features of the iPad mini, which are those very smaller of the iPad 2: Multipoint touch screen tablet 7.9 inches Resolution of 1024...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 9:00 am

Put Your Personal Facebook Account to Work

With online privacy concerns, many people worry about mixing business with pleasure on their social media accounts. No need to worry. With a few smart set-ups and extra care made when posting, you can use your personal Facebook account to brand yourself and your business.   Smart...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 3:14 pm

Does Your Website Include a Spam Magnet?

Some topics are more prone to spam than others. Respectable companies working with these topics have some disadvantages: they find it harder to get links, easier to get slapped with penalties, slower to increase page rank, and much quicker to get trapped by spam filters.What’s more, your...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 5:32 pm

Google Webmaster Tool Disavows Links (and Perhaps Negative SEO)

Google just rolled out the Disavow Links Tool for website owners who are concerned about low-quality links bringing down a website’s page rank (PR) value.  Many interpret Google’s actions as an acknowledgement of the low-down practice of “negative SEO.” What is negative...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 5:32 pm

The Benefits of a LinkedIn Company Page

If your business has employees, chances are many have already updated their personal profiles to show where they work i.e. your company’s name. So now, every LinkedIn user that connects with an employee’s profile may potentially click on your company name and land on your LinkedIn...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 5:32 pm

A Blackhat SEO’s Toolkit

My uncle—who owns a Birmingham HVAC business—tells me that he routinely gets a cold sales call where the conversation goes a little something like this: “Do you have a website?” “Yes.” “How would you like to be on page 1 of Google for your keywords in 90...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 5:32 pm

PPC & SEO: Together at Last

Not so long ago, paid and organic (PPC and SEO) marketing people were at very adversarial ends of the industry.  In the regional parlance of my native state, PPC and SEO had an Alabama-Auburn like rivalry. Both were dubious and dismissive of the other side, and hence, both blind to the...
Posted on Wed, Oct 17th, 2012 5:32 pm

SEO Ranking Factors

SEO 101 In the pioneering days of the Net, the recipe to propel a website to the top of the search results was stupid easy: put keyword in title tag, sprinkle a dash of keywords throughout the body copy, and bake your website into the top 10 search results. It’s not that easy...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 12:34 am

Google Handwrite, Search by Writing.

Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:25 am

12 camera effects apps for iPhone | Free

Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 2:26 am

Hire iPhone Application Programmer From Arth I-Soft

These days, the world is increasing with newest technological innovation of smartphone and business leader releases one after the other innovative apps. IPhone is among them that released by Apple. As the release of iPhone, mobile application development industry is increasing and at the moment...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 2:05 am

Newsweek Bids Goodbye to Print Version

The print media has yet another casualty. This time it is the legendary news magazine, Newsweek. Owing to the mounting digital pressure that is rapidly becoming a deathly noose (at least for the print magazines in the US), the Newsweek … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 7:04 am

Improve strategy in YouTube to Promote Products

Daily 2.000 million users are visiting YouTube video and spend average 15 minutes a day. With respect to the viral, the site is positioned the most potent Internet users. The numbers indicate every time there are 4 million people who often share their videos on social networks regularly,...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 8:10 am

Benefits of Mobile Commerce

Mobile Commerce – is becoming a familiar term for the past few months. It is with the evolution of smartphones, mobile commerce started to take on its role. With androids and iphones making mobile industry more stronger, it has come … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 9:18 am

kids birthday party invitations

kids birthday party invitations just a quick solution for a kids birthday party invitations, well my kid to be honest, my daughter for her 4th birthday party.  As her Birthday was on Halloween we wanted to try to combine the two, so we asked her and she decided on a little monster party. Now...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:02 pm

Top Five Scary Social Media Mistakes

October is here and Halloween is in the air! To honor this frightening holiday, we at The Whole Brain Group have pulled together our top five scariest social media mistakes. Let’s begin with this shocking fact. Did you know that $4 million is the average annual cost of public...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 12:00 am

Website Design for ROI

Successful web design means a website that not only looks appealing but also creates a return on investment. A website can have a great product but with poor design and usability the customer most likely will not take action. A website needs to be designed to its fullest potential to...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 4:23 pm

Law Firm Websites Need Calls to Action

It is not sufficient to list an email and phone number contact. Got social media? Suggest connecting. Write a blog? Invite a subscription. Calls to action are essential for increasing the value of the attorney bio and the entire website performance.
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 6:07 pm

My top favourite: amazing sinks

What follows is a list of some of the most bizarre, but esthetically striking sinks on the internet, according to me.  A sink is a piece of furniture that serves a purpose, and the design of a sink can never get in the way of that purpose.  These designs have all challenged the...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 4:59 pm

BV IT Layout Design R1

First pass at layout and r1 design comps, including mockup for mobile.
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 6:57 pm

PHP Frameworks to simplify complexity

A web application framework is a bunch of source code organized into a certain architecture that can be used for rapid development of web applications. Frameworks conform to the Don’t Repeat Yourself (DRY) principle, which means that they have all … Continue reading →
Posted on Sat, Oct 27th, 2012 7:37 am

Mind Blowing Marketing Strategies to Build Brand Awareness

Building brand awareness is not so common among SEO and internet marketing entrepreneurs. The most common strategy is building links and embarking an internet marketing campaign on social media sites and forums. As Google has emphasized again and again, content … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 12:01 pm

Magic painting with Silk

Within the last weeks we dedicated a few posts to online sources that enable users to get engrossed in a wonderful world of drawing in virtual environment with an excessive number of tools. Today we won’t go too far and will talk about Silk – another online drawing service. The motto of...
Posted on Sun, Oct 7th, 2012 8:00 pm

How to improve email marketing ROI

Why email marketing works? The article demonstrated the benefits why a company should use an email marketing software for communicating with their clients. Once you have seen the benefits for your business, the obvious next step is to increase your ROI from email marketing. The following are three...
Posted on Sat, Oct 27th, 2012 12:55 pm

5 Awesome Google Plus tips for Affiliate Marketers

Google Plus currently has over four hundred million users who are registered of whom a hundred million are active users. Still fairly new in the business, the page of Google Plus may be considered by some people to seem similar to the fan pages of Facebook while others may see it as a cross between...
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 4:59 pm

Alpine Layout Mockups In Progress

Several passes into the new layout comps, and designs are starting to take shape.
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 4:59 pm

RPinc Pre Lauch Testing & Build-out

Final pass at content migration & CSS before November launch.
Posted on Sat, Oct 27th, 2012 3:41 pm

Facebook Status On Website Widget – How to Setup Facebook News Feed on Your Website

With instructions, screenshots and a video tutorial Step 1 – Get your Facebook Page ID. You can get this from one of two ways: If … Watch Now!
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 12:01 pm

Social marketing and search engine optimization

As you know, social media marketing is essentially an independent direction, which at the same time is widely used with other developing technologies, such as SEO (search engine optimization), in the end leading to excellent results. One major reason for the great interest to social marketing among...
Posted on Sun, Oct 28th, 2012 2:08 pm

Belated Happy Birthday ASA

I have often wondered how many advertisements I see in a day. Just think about it. From the moment you open your eyes in the morning right up until you go to bed at night you are exposed to advertising of one sort or another. On the radio, in whatever you read, on the telly, through the post, on...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 3:10 am

Latest Google Algorithm Updates

The search algorithm of Google is changed up to 500-600 times every year and there is nothing new in it. But in recent past Google has grown more conscious for the users and have launched few of the major changes … Read more
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 3:29 am

10 Secrets for Making Effective Brochures

If you are thinking of sending brochures and sales strategy to achieve or to announce a new product or service, you’re probably wondering how to ensure a good response. After all, when you add up all the costs of printing a brochure – writing, art, photography, typography, printing, and...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 7:11 am

Halloween Inspirations

Halloween Inspirations – Our current window display we filled the window with leaves and created this skeleton dude our of cardboard. He is holding a list of services that we provide in our day to day business. We were thinking of going mad with the window but as it was a last minute thing...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 7:35 am

French Government wants Google to Pay for Linking News Articles

This may sound shocking but may soon become reality. The French government is considering bringing a new bill into action that will force the search engine giant to pay for the links of newspapers that it displays in online searches. Google...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 4:20 pm

Графичен дизайн

Графичен дизайн Изработка на графични изображения за вашите визитки, плакати, флаери, билбордове, брошури и други рекламни материали. Предлагаме и цялостна...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 4:20 pm

Изработка на сайт за Хотел

Изработка на сайт за Хотел В интернет е пълно с уеб сайтове за добавяне на вашия хотел, къща, вила или друг туристически обект, за по- голяма популярност. Тази услуга...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 4:20 pm

Изработка на онлайн магазин

 Изработка на онлайн магазин от Пенчев Груп е една от предлаганите услуги, които имат за цел да помогнат на вас и вашия бизнес да се развиват. С един добре...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 4:20 pm

Изработка на фирмен сайт

Изработка на фирмен сайт е една от основните услуги, които предлагаме. Нуждата всяка една фирма да има свои уеб сайт е изключително важно начинание в 21в. и вече не е...
Posted on Thu, Oct 25th, 2012 4:20 pm

Изработка на сайт

Изработка на сайт Пенчев Груп ви предлага професионална изработка на сайт. Имате възможност да избирате между всякакви видове уеб сайтове- фирмен сайт, сайт за...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 8:00 am

Why Online Communities Are a Tangible Business Asset – Video

Michael Silverman appears on this episode of ProCommunity, the show where online communities meet business performance. The online community topics discussed include: Why is now a good time to focus on creating an online community for your business? The different types of online communities...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

How to choose the right development platform for leveraging your mobile applications

Mobile app markets are flooded with thousands of applications every day. Currently iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry are the popular platforms where the most apps are uploaded. You can either choose one of the platforms that suit your needs the best or you can go with the cross-platform...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

A sure-fire way to increase conversion rate & average order size on your eStore

You have it all on your eStore – beautiful store design, neat layout, high resolution images and smart backend tools that give you deep insights into your target customers’ buying habits. If you have chosen Magento for your eStore development, you have a number of readily available...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

Finally!! iPhone gets a design overhaul with iPhone 5

Touted as the biggest thing to happen to iPhone, this fall Apple launches iPhone 5 with the much awaited design overhaul. Compare iPhone 4S with the latest one and you will notice iPhone 5 is the best that iPhone can offer. iPhone 5 is lighter, has a full four inch retina display and supports...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

4 questions that can help you decide between mobile web app and native app

Choosing between mobile web app and native app development is a close choice and can leave you confused. Here are four simple questions that will give you more clarity on which one fulfils your needs the best way and thereby maximize returns on your investments. Q1. What do you need the app for?...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

Outsourcing your next project? 3 things you should do now

Outsourcing does free up your time for more important things, but if your outsourced project goes wrong, you have to put your priorities on hold and wear the fire-fighter cap. Outsourcing requires thinking  through deep and demands a lot of groundwork from you. Before you set out to outsource...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 9:20 am

Halloween costumes

Halloween costumes for inspiration Inspirational halloween costumes are everywhere on the net. And they are usually much easier to make than you might think. Some of the best costumes I ever made were high impact with relatively little work and time. In the past I have been Edward Scissor Hands,...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 12:27 pm

A SEO Analyst learns about tag management

I had the opportunity to go to a Web Analytics meeting recently. One thing I enjoy about these types of social networking groups is that you always learn something new about online... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 2:04 pm

Your Website Can Do More than Marketing

Our basic concept in marketing is this: do something very well and let people know. The web is now our primary source of information, so it’s natural that it should be a primary way to let people know about the things your company does very well. In fact, websites are the most cost effective...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 3:30 pm

W3 Award Winner for Yokahu Kayaks Website

When you are in a creative field such as writing, art design, photography, or even web design, usually your primary goal is to make something great. Sure money is a factor as well but that creative drive provides a primary push. There is a sense of pride in creating something that people can...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 3:11 pm

Important Aspects of Domain Redirection

Search engine indexing requires a clear structuring of sites in terms of attendance, which is necessary for their ranking in issuing responses to certain queries. Thus, when a website has a large number of twins, there is a problem to get exactly to the preferred site, thus encouraging owners to...
Posted on Mon, Oct 29th, 2012 4:50 pm

SEO Tip #46: SEO or Social Media?

Are SEO and social media an either-or proposition?
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 11:40 am

ScanPack 2012 - Packaging Innovation Showcase - Matadog was showcased

Our work for Stafidenios was showcased in ScanPack 2012 in Gothenburg / ScanPack 2012 Packaging Innovation Showcase is a unique and new contribution to the event where selected companies show off their best work in the following categories; Technical Innovation, Printing Achievement,...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 6:24 am

How to Create a Successful Brand

A successful brand is a brand that has earned the trust of consumers to the point that they are not only trust to one of its products, but are always willing to try other products from the same brand. A successful brand is a brand that has achieved such recognition, reputation and value, which can...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 1:14 pm

Receive a Free Google Nexus 7 Tablet

Clients who sign a Small Business Web Development contract between November 1, and December 31, 2012, will receive a free 16GB Google Nexus 7 tablet. The new Google Nexus 7 tablet features a 7″ (1280×800) HD display with scratch-resistant Corning glass, a 1.2 MP front-facing camera,...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 1:01 pm

So, What Is Inbound Marketing? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Have you heard about “inbound marketing” yet? As an internet marketing agency, we use inbound marketing tactics daily, for our clients and for our own internal marketing efforts. But what is “inbound marketing”, anyway? And how does it differ from traditional...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 3:59 pm

Best Link Building Strategies Post-Penguin and Panda

In the ongoing battle between SEOs and Google to outsmart each other, Google has turned the game upside down with its Panda and Penguin algorithm updates. Nearly every web owner has seen or felt the updates’ impact on the SERPs, which has left many jostling for position and floundering to...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 3:37 pm

Going Social: A Review

There seems to be a never-ending stream of social media books, and there’s good reason for that. While most of them will explain why social media is important for your company (it is) and enjoin you to be authentic (you must), things change so quickly in this field that every new book becomes...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:52 am

Merlot Label Design

Label design for the wine cellar “Kalogeropoulos”
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:52 am

Hand Gel Antiseptic

Packaging for Blooming Dale “Hand Gel Antiseptic” 
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 10:15 pm

How I Found That Site | Copy Others Who Guest Blog

Watch this video to learn how to find related websites to build links on by using simple search operating terms like  ”write for us.”   Then find the people that guest blog and discover even more opportunities to publish your content on.  You are basically coping the...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

How to choose the right development platform for leveraging your mobile applications

Mobile app markets are flooded with thousands of applications every day. Currently iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry are the popular platforms where the most apps are uploaded. You can either choose one of the platforms that suit your needs the best or you can go with the cross-platform...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

A sure-fire way to increase conversion rate & average order size on your eStore

You have it all on your eStore – beautiful store design, neat layout, high resolution images and smart backend tools that give you deep insights into your target customers’ buying habits. If you have chosen Magento for your eStore development, you have a number of readily available...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

Finally!! iPhone gets a design overhaul with iPhone 5

Touted as the biggest thing to happen to iPhone, this fall Apple launches iPhone 5 with the much awaited design overhaul. Compare iPhone 4S with the latest one and you will notice iPhone 5 is the best that iPhone can offer. iPhone 5 is lighter, has a full four inch retina display and supports...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

4 questions that can help you decide between mobile web app and native app

Choosing between mobile web app and native app development is a close choice and can leave you confused. Here are four simple questions that will give you more clarity on which one fulfils your needs the best way and thereby maximize returns on your investments. Q1. What do you need the app for?...
Posted on Wed, Oct 10th, 2012 7:53 am

Outsourcing your next project? 3 things you should do now

Outsourcing does free up your time for more important things, but if your outsourced project goes wrong, you have to put your priorities on hold and wear the fire-fighter cap. Outsourcing requires thinking  through deep and demands a lot of groundwork from you. Before you set out to outsource...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 8:31 am

HipGent Now Live

Gear and Gifts for Men Just in time for the holidays, HipGent is the place to find the perfect gift for the hip gent in your life.  And if you are a hip gent, then go start making your shopping list right away!  You can find anything a guy could want here– electronics, clothing,...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 2:19 am

How Classic Architecture Influences Digital Design Article and Visual Presentation

The annual John Staub Awards were held by the Texas Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art at the Dallas Country Club on October 20th, 2012 in a glamorous gala ceremony that drew... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 7:44 am

Why You Must Have a Social Media Strategy

Social media has grown too big to be ignored. Even if you do not use it, your customers will and most marketing people would agree that you need to be where your customers are. Your business be in trouble if you had nowhere for customers to park their cars, or to answer the phone. Having [...]
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 8:09 am

Helpful Hints to Increase Affiliate Commissions

As mentioned title, for this activity the company is responsible for customer care service, complaints and refunds. It is requirement to choose a good affiliate program for you to invest in it your time and money. Make sure affiliate programs have a solid reputation and history of paying their...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:30 am

How Traffic Analysis and Visitors Tracking Can Benefit Your Business Blog

This article is for businesses that utilize the power of Blogging to increase user engagement, and reach out to their potential market with exciting and up-to-date content. Analyzing user behavior and determining how they use your website is equally as important as creating useful and informative...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 11:01 am

3 Tips to Grow Your Twitter Followers

Social media is big these days and it’s not surprising, everyone craves that little social experience that sites like Twitter provide. Sure it might just be a handful of words, but It’s human nature to seek social interaction and more importantly it can also be used in marketing. It all...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 11:05 am

5 Awesome Tips Affiliate Marketers can use to Increase Conversions

Do you want better website conversions? Whether you want your clients to send you emails through filling out your contact forms or to call you, being clear on what action you want them to take on your website is very important because you don’t want to leave them guessing. After all, in this...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 1:27 pm

How Does a Business Use Twitter?

Let’s face it, if you have a business or are in charge of marketing for a company of any size, you need to use any tool available to generate more sales. Is there any company that is ‘perfectly fine’ with their volume numbers and not trying to get better? Even juggernauts like...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 12:57 pm

Social Advertising: What’s Going on and Where is it Headed?

Recently, Facebook made changes to its all-important Edgerank algorithm, which immediately elicited gripes from social media managers everywhere as they watched their reach steadily decline. Still, Facebook assures its users that “posting works the same way it did before.” But, does it...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 12:14 pm

Powerful Offline Marketing Strategies to Boost Your Online Marketing Campaign

There are many ways to enhance your marketing campaign. One of the best methods to enhance your internet marketing is to use the offline marketing strategy that may increase the reach of your audience especially if you are running a … Continue reading →
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 4:39 pm

Account Names: Yours or Mine

Here at Haden Interactive, we feel that content is the most foundational part of any good marketing campaign. Words tell search engines what your site is about and give people the information they most need. Those words are important enough that we look at them very closely. Like, down to the...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 5:24 pm

Scary Tweets: When Personal and Professional Twitter Accounts Get Crossed

Several weeks ago KitchenAid and StubHub experienced highly publicized Twitter “oops.” These were just two of the latest in a series of tweeting blunders committed by major brands and organizations. Remember this: You can delete a tweet, but you can’t take it back or...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 5:58 pm

The iPad mini. Does A New Size Mean New Problems?

Apple is famous for continuously pushing our technology to the next level, and with their release event earlier this week, they introduced their newest addition. The iPad mini is finally here! But how does that affect us in the industry? Is the iPad mini a fantastic addition to the lineup? Or is it...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 5:42 pm

Top 10 Solutions for Online Data Storage

Placing files in the Internet allows users to make backup copies of their digital data. Every day, we witness a lot of cases when owners lose their gadgets under certain circumstances which, after all, get out of operation. Usually the data in the storage of these devices are very valuable, and...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 5:09 pm

Creating a Structure for Persuasive Copywriting

View original at Creating a Structure for Persuasive Copywriting.Imagine reading a novel with the chapters out of order. The story might start with an exciting climax, followed by suspenseful rising action leading to character introductions at the very end. You might be able to piece together the...
Posted on Wed, Oct 31st, 2012 5:41 pm

Tips for Designing and Printing 4-Color Process Folders

Tips for Designing and Printing 4-Color Process FoldersFrom the name alone, you might think that 4-color process means that you’re limited to only using four colors in your design. In truth, it allows you to use more colors in your folder design than any other available imprint method....
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:55 am

4 iPad Apps that let you have fun and Gain Some Knowledge in the Process

An iPad is an excellent resource for learning. Yes, seriously, don’t laugh. It is making its way into classrooms and in some specific cases is replacing textbooks and notebooks. This is because it is easy to use and offers a … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:55 am

How can an iPad App Developer Easily Turn around His Flagging Fortunes?

Many of us live with the notion that just because someone is an iPhone or an iPad developer, he or she must be living the high life. But this is as far from the truth as it gets. No doubt … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:55 am

Collaboration Tips for iPad App Developer and Designer Teams Working Together

A successful iPad app is the result of the hard work of the developers and designers alike. When they collaborate and work, nobody can stop them from creating some of the most innovative apps for the iPad device. Take a … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:55 am

iPad App Developers: What Are The Weak Points Which They Should Work Upon?

No matter how experienced an iPad app developer may be, he/she still has certain weak points which come in the way of successful applications. But, overcoming these weak points is not an uphill task. After all, even the tiny David … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 26th, 2012 1:55 am

Improve Strategic Business Growth with iPad application development

Are you tired of using the same old business tricks to lure more customers and generate more sales? Don’t worry, because the solution is right at your fingertips – an iPad device. There are numerous ways in which you can … Read more
Posted on Sun, Oct 21st, 2012 8:00 pm

Skills to look for when choosing a website development firm

Year-end reviews are looming over the next couple of months and many companies start thinking about planning their marketing strategies for the coming year. Most have already some sort of presence on the internet and regardless of that presence; it is worth looking into improving it. Just as the...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 8:46 pm

Improving Advertising Results from RSVP Cards

Did you try advertising on RSVP and did not get good results? With the high costs of traditional advertising, people are often looking to improve the ROI on their marketing tactics. With costs of thousands per month and long term contracts, most advertisers are not willing to just take an average...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 8:46 pm

A Review of A Local Pizza Parlor Facebook Fan Campaign

Do you own a retail store and have you tried integrating Facebook tactics within the store to get you more “Likes” and more exposure? This is commonly known as social proof and it is becoming more and more important as consumers are looking for peer endorsements on Facebook before...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 8:46 pm

How To Get Rid of Bad Yelp Reviews.

Have you checked your Yelp reviews lately? Have you received a less than favorable review from a customer? Have you fired any employees (hurry and check your reviews). Wish you could get rid of that negative Yelp review? If yes, then read on. Make no mistake, in the web 2.0 era and the social media...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 8:46 pm

Why a SEM Strategy is Important to an Integrated Marketing Campaign

There’s no denying, traditional marketing spend has taken a dive in recent years as more spending has pulled out of print, TV, and radio and gone into digital online tactics. While spending on traditional advertising is forecasted to drastically fall in the year, spend on digital marketing...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 8:46 pm

Social Media Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

Finding the right marketing strategies to promote your small business can be challenging but social media offers an effective way to make your online presence known. Social media is a way to help businesses stay connected with consumers by use of the Internet. It has become a huge focus for small...
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 4:21 am

Is Android OS Beating iOS in the Battle for Market Share?

iOS and Android OS, both released around the same time on the market. Over the past few years, these two platforms have been neck and neck, in terms of popularity with the end-users. However, of late, it seems that Android … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 4:21 am

Android App Development – Celebrating 4 Years of Breakthrough Apps

Android is one of the best smartphone operating systems we have till date. It has been 4 years since the very first, stable version of the Android OS was released in the market. But the years that it has kept … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 4:21 am

Why Android OS Is A Great Platform For Development Of Enterprise Applications?

Android OS was initially released on September 2008. Four years, and it is still going strong, despite facing stiff competition from its arch rival – the iOS. In fact, a majority of smartphone users around the world, are turning to … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 4:21 am

Successful Android App Development Experts: You Learn A Lot From Them!

Not so long ago, Android launched a new version of its OS – the Android Jelly Bean, which added to the already existing list of Android OS in the market. This new OS also opened up new avenues for Android … Read more
Posted on Fri, Oct 19th, 2012 4:21 am

How To Get Straight A’s In Android Application Development

Android is an open source platform and has numerous developers working on various Android apps. Hence, there is close competition between them to develop the best apps. This makes the whole development process no less than an examination, where each … Read more
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 8:00 pm

Blogging can increase both traffic and leads

Creating a website provides you an online platform from which to engage your clientele and sell your products & services. If your intent is simply, to have a web presence that people can visit and to get your contact info or read about your company, think again. It is important to know that...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 2:16 am

5 Turn Key eCommerce Solutions for Start up Businesses

With over 10 years experience in developing and supporting ecommerce websites we make an excellent choice for creating your ecommerce solutions partner. We have worked with a number of leading names and brands to produce successful ecommerce solutions that are more »Author informationJonathan...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 2:16 am

3 Social Media Monitoring Tools to Crush the Competition

3 Social Media Monitoring Tools to Crush the Competition By now most companies are aware that social media is important. Very important. This makes monitoring social media efforts even more crucial when trying to help grow your business. You want more »Author informationJonathan HawkinsOwner...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 2:16 am

What are Backlinks?

The age of the Internet has created about five dozen new languages, or so it appears.  From the ever popular emoticons and texting to the language spoken by web professionals, there are esoteric terms that are important to your business more »Author informationJonathan HawkinsOwner at...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 2:16 am

Organic SEO Services Benefit Business

Small business owners face a dizzying array of Internet marketing choices. The number of ways to get your business in front of customers online overwhelms most business owners, and they choose the wrong strategies or they choose not to do more »Author informationJonathan HawkinsOwner at...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 2:16 am

What Is Semantic Coding?

Successful writers master the art of semantics, which is the ability to understand the meaning in language. Semantics defines the core of writing and it requires years of diligent practice and study. The same principle applies to website development. In more »Author informationJonathan...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:15 am

Improve user engagement on your website

Here are 5 ways that you can encourage web user interaction:   1. Write content for your users…   When you start planning your article keep your audience in mind. After all they will be the readers and the ones who share your articles at the end of the day. Give them...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:15 am

Google Places Optimisation

Local Search is not a new thing, actually it dates back to the Yellow Pages Directories. What is new now is online Local Search (Google Places Search). Local Search has become extremely important as it is now integrated with normal searches based on the area where you are located. Get first page...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:15 am

Basic Definition of Link Building

You have probably heard this term over and over or read many Search Engine Optimisation articles, yet you might still be confused with all the industry jargon. I will provide you with a brief explanation on what link building is and why the significance in SEO. Link Building is the process of...
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:15 am

7 Video SEO Tips

Do you have videos on your website, but are unsure how to do search engine optimisation for them? You are not alone and there are many business owners out there asking these exact same questions. I will provide a list on how to do SEO for videos in a moment, but before I begin you [...]
Posted on Tue, Oct 30th, 2012 9:15 am

Choosing a Domain Name

Have you ever wondered why other websites seem to rank higher than your own website? Have you ever wondered why other high quality websites struggle to get onto the first page? The reason for this is, their primary keywords are in the domain name, but this seems to be the least talked about ranking...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 8:00 pm

Blogging can increase both traffic and leads

Creating a website provides you an online platform from which to engage your clientele and sell your products & services. If your intent is simply, to have a web presence that people can visit and to get your contact info or read about your company, think again. It is important to know that...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 8:00 pm

Skills to look for when choosing a website development firm

Year-end reviews are looming over the next couple of months and many companies start thinking about planning their marketing strategies for the coming year. Most have already some sort of presence on the internet and regardless of that presence; it is worth looking into improving it. Just as the...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 8:00 pm

How to improve email marketing ROI

Why email marketing works? The article demonstrated the benefits why a company should use an email marketing software for communicating with their clients. Once you have seen the benefits for your business, the obvious next step is to increase your ROI from email marketing. The following are three...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 8:00 pm

Successful website development projects

Successful website development projects Most successful website development projects have a few things in common. The business leader & website developer relationship is built on trust Both share their findings & knowledge enough to build that trust The right project team for the task at...
Posted on Wed, Oct 24th, 2012 8:00 pm

Planning for website development

Planning for website development When it comes to websites, many of you small business owners focus on cost. You are quick at asking for a quote on how much it will cost to put together a simple website. Of course, the cost is very important for any business that wants to make a profit at the end...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:25 am

EV Certificate: Get A Dynamic Site Seal to secure E-commerce

SSL helps customers providing a strong online security and make online transactions easier. Online frauds are increasing day by day, and people avoid online transactions. Many authorities supply digital certificates with different categories SSL Certificate arraying from domain validation to EV...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:25 am

QuickSSL : A Fast and Secure Way to protect your online deals

QuickSSL Premium is a product of GeoTrust, is a foremost authority in an online certificate provider. QuickSSL Premium follows strong up to 256-bit encryption to protect the confidential information of a customer during online shopping. Due to QuickSSL, a hacker could not rectify the information...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:25 am

SSL Certificate: simple solution for website security

The SSL certificate is an advanced technology that provides an authentication and secure environment to your website with a vigorous encryption. How to know that your customer is safe on your site can be judged only by implementing a digital security to your website. Many trustworthy providers...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:25 am

SAN Certificate- Affordable Technology with strong encryption

Today we are learn about one of the categories of SSL certificate called a Multi Domain Certificate. It is also referred as UCC (unified communication certificate) or SAN (Subject Alternative Name). With a multi-domain certificate, you are capable to safe one domain name with different domain...
Posted on Thu, Oct 11th, 2012 6:25 am

Wildcard SSL- Strong encryption with multiple subdomain ability

The Wildcard is the best certificate to secure online transactions. People are becoming smarter about the security concerns. They started to check the reliability of a website. If any site has no security seal, they will avoid shopping from that site. In our society, Phishing fraud is increasing...

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