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Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 1:26 am

Use Of Social Media To Give Boost To Your Sale

When it comes to online marketing it is never ending debate that whether social media platforms are useful or not. Some marketers are having faith in it that the social media platform is very beneficial and every year they are increasing their budget as well. Some marketers fail to see that how it...
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 2:51 am

Google Penguin 2.0 – Lost Ranking? What To Do & Top Losers

Google is back again with its second generation of Penguin updates. As witnessed earlier in the first penguin update on April 2012, the target was towards web spam. The penguin 2.0, whose arrival was announced on May 22nd, is primarily towards algorithm updates.  The impact of penguin 1.0 on...
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 8:39 am

Choosing a hosting for your site

Many frequent users of the Internet eventually decide to open their own personal website. The reasons are many: one wants to do online business, others like to run their personal blog and share ideas with people, and there are also those who are charged with this duty by the management. In any...
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 1:58 pm

Writing for the Web: Tips, Tricks and Standards

By Guest Post Thursday is guest post day here at Duct Tape Marketing and today’s guest is Andy Crestodina – [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 1:58 pm

This Is Why You’re Not Dominating Your Niche

By Natalie MacNeil If there is a rockstar entrepreneur you admire, chances are that person has created a niche or [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 1:58 pm

Saving the Starving Artist

Noellyta and Faatim demonstrate their perspective on what starving artists mean to them and why its important to cater to [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 2:42 pm

What NOT to do at work

Funny story actually, these are the very surprising and few things that I have encountered throughout my hiring career. This [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 2:42 pm

10 Tips for Making Your Startup A Success

By Shawn Hessinger The entrepreneur community has been buzzing with the story of Yahoo acquiring Tumblr. The Internet giant purchased [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 2:42 pm

How to Build More Confidence and Be More Successful

By Dave Lavinsky Confidence in yourself, others and in your business is vital to your success. If you are thinking [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 2:42 pm

10 Small Ways to Combat Big Employee Conflicts

By The Young Entrepreneur Council It doesn’t matter how robust the company wellness program is or how relaxing the nap [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 2:42 pm

Become a Better Blogger and Writer in 7 Easy Steps

By Deborah Shane If you don’t create it, there’s nothing to be found. And you do want to be found [...]
Posted on Sat, Jun 1st, 2013 4:00 pm

Case Study: Profiles98 Magazine

Profiles98 Magazine is a full fledged international magazine that brings influences of Caribbean style and culture. Based in the Bahamas, [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:00 am

Seven Tips For Winning With SEO Website Design

One of most challenging aspects of building a site for the search engines is implementing proper SEO website design. On one hand, the goal is to create a website that wows visitors and is engaging. On the other hand, you want to make sure the site is properly optimized. Design-heavy sites...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:30 am

Quick Tips For Reducing Web Page Load Time

The site usability and Search Engine Optimization of a website highly rely on the speed at which your web page loads. Page speed is considered to be one among the two hundred ranking factors that decide the position of a website in the organic search results. Web page loading speed influences the...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 4:35 am

Analysis Keywords and Competition

If you are thinking to start a business, website or blog on the Internet, this post will be used most, because today I would share with you some of the measurement and analysis tools that you should use before launching your project. Whether not clear idea of your business then first of all you...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:00 am

The Website Redesign Process: Basic Layout

The details of your website layout will be part of the overall design process, and will be informed by your content as well as SEO strategy considerations. However, the most basic level of layout is often a subjective aesthetic choice. Here are some of the layouts designers are using for websites...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:03 am

Using Google Analytics to Analyze Marketing Activities

Online marketing can be quite the pain. You spend time researching different methods for marketing. You devise a plan that seems well thought out to cover a certain demographic. Then after everything is ready you launch the campaign and wait for the sales to start rolling in! But how do you truly...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:03 am

Why Responsive Design is the new standard

Let’s just put it out there; responsive design is the new standard in the industry of web design. It is part of the movement centered on using a smarter user interface over providing purely visual excitement; we have shifted our thinking about how the web should be interacted with. Who...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:20 am

Kayanna – Pointer/Spaniel

We LOVE this sweetie! She is very healthy, nice to children and other dogs, fine with cats and crate and doggy door trained. She is athletic and would be an awesome dog to train agility with! She is a med sized dog and looking for a great family to callThe post Kayanna – Pointer/Spaniel...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:20 am

Jethro – Pointer/Weimaraner

Jethro is an awesome guy. Very playful, likes attention and is good with kids. He is crate trained and ready for his forever.The post Jethro – Pointer/Weimaraner appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:20 am

Magnum – Hound Mix

Magnum is one of the most handsome faces we’ve ever seen! His eyes are so expressive. He is a kind hearted boy who likes attention and likes to play with other dogs.The post Magnum – Hound Mix appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 9:31 am

Grammar Habits that Every Writer Must Possess!

Every profession requires the person to know basic skills related to that profession. A baker needs to know how to bake and a musician needs to know how to play an instrument. Similarly, a writer needs to have basic grammar skills to be...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 10:23 am

Download PowerPoint templates & backgrounds for presentation

Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 3:31 pm

Using Google Analytics to Analyze Marketing Activities

Online marketing can be quite the pain. You spend time researching different methods for marketing. You devise a plan that seems well thought out to cover a certain demographic. Then after everything is ready you launch the campaign and wait for the sales to start rolling in! But how do you truly...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 4:52 pm

Villagers {My Awayland}

Written by: Marin Frasheri-Gjoca {My Awayland} is Villagers second album and there is no doubt it is, once again, a smashing success. [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 4:30 pm

CMS Comparison: Branded vs Self Developed CMS

Choosing an engine for your website is the most relevant theme, while there are two options: box and self-developed. Before you start creating a web resource, the customers are trying to solve this global debate. However, the main argument of choice today is the cost. This criterion leads to the...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 5:23 pm

7 Best Business Books for Summer Reading

By Ivana Taylor The weather is finally warm enough to where I’ve created my outdoor patio space.  And that means [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 5:23 pm

Ideas Are Worthless. Execution Is Priceless.

By S. Anthony Iannarino Some time ago I offered a program that I created to the people who receive my [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 5:23 pm

Check Out One of These Events or Awards for Your Small Business

By Laura Leites Isn’t it time to expand your knowledge, and make new connections? You can do that by attending [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 5:23 pm

42 Tips For Producing A Memorable Small Business Event

By Jamillah Warner Memorable events don’t just happen.  Organizing and holding an event takes planning. Whether it’s a conference, seminar [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 7:23 pm

Powerful Digital Marketing Tools for Your Business

Do you have a blog? If not, then you are really missing out on a powerful marketing tool. Establishing a blog for your business can help positively impact your bottom line, as well as allow you to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] ...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 7:26 pm

Chris Franklin is My Best Friend Who Lives in Boulder

Chris Franklin is My Best Friend Who Lives in Boulder CHRIS FRANKLIN IS MY BEST FRIEND WHO LIVES IN BOULDER- Chris Franklin is a super awesome guy who just happens to live in Boulder and still be one of my best friends, and for that, he rocks! I was lucky enough to get the oppertunity ...read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 2:48 am

Seven Ways to Use Social Media for Business Marketing

We all are aware of the term social media, but we may not know the power behind it. About two years ago, I was not even aware about the uses of social media for business and now I am making the best use of social media for my campaign marketing. The following are the [...]The post Seven Ways to Use...
Posted on Sun, Jun 2nd, 2013 2:20 am

Top branding and identity challenges

Branding is far wider then business identity and involves actual user experience of your organization brand, products, services, personnel, support etc. When user experience is taken into account, branding and marketing strategy will help develop business. What are top challenges organizations face...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 3:47 am

How to Set Up Software Development Company in India

Gone are the days when a software development company in India was usually a subsidiary of a MNC. Today with rapid expansion of the IT industry and government initiatives, more and more entrepreneurs and institutions are setting up their own companies in the IT hubs of India. Here is a simple 3...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 3:47 am

Reasons to Hire Website Development Company from India

With more and more businesses across the globe opting to hire a professional and specialized offshore website development company, the range of services that one can expect from such a firm has also widened significantly.  India has emerged as one of the most favorite destinations for such...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 5:25 am

Intel Haswell Better Graphics Consume less Electricity

Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 6:45 am

Common Parallax Design Mistakes Web Designers Must Avoid

The concept and equation that is used to create the parallax effect of movement and depth has been used by humans since centuries. Several video game designers and digital animators have also user the parallax effect to create an engaging … Read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 8:00 am

Web Development Services UK

Technogics is a custom web development company providing high quality, affordable bespoke web design and development services in UK. We Design, Software Application, Custom Web Development, Mobile Apps Development, Marketing and Internet Marketing Services, which have always been our core focus....
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 8:00 am

Web Development Services USA

Technogics, one of the leading web design and development company in USA Providing Web Development Services in USA. We offer excelling professional services for website design and development services in USA. Our company is group of professionals, who think from our brains together and adopt...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 8:00 am

Web Development Australia

Technogics, one of the leading web design and development company in Australia. We offer excelling professional services for website design and development services in Australia. Creation of website requires verity of professional website designers and website developers, skills and experience....
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 8:00 am

Web Development Company Dubai

Technogics, one of the leading web design and development company. We offer excelling professional services for website design and development services in Dubai UAE. Creation of website requires verity of professional website designers and website developers, skills and experience. Technogics have...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 7:19 am

5 Tips for Maintaining Your Blog on WordPress

Most of us care about the creation and promotion of content on blogs. Our concern is the frequency of article creation and commitment we have with our readers. However you need some more work on our part. You need to find that our blog is healthy; it is one of the cornerstones for success. Search...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 8:16 am

Web Development Services Canada

Technogics ensures the best and quality web development services in Canada. We are currently Offering Web and mobile application development services in Canadian region. We like effective processes. Therefore, we have developed a concept for fast, efficient and cost-creating professional websites...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:30 am

Quick Tips For Reducing Web Page Load Time

The site usability and Search Engine Optimization of a website highly rely on the speed at which your web page loads. Page speed is considered to be one among the two hundred ranking factors that decide the position of a website in the organic search results. Web page loading speed influences the...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:30 am

Responsive Web Design

Top Three Reasons Why You Should Use Responsive Web Design The ever-changing technology is bringing in new ways to communicate with the world. Among the various ways, mobile is the most paramount means for all most every human being on this earth to connect with the each other. Today, the world is...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:30 am

Top Web Marketing Tips

Marketing is the strategy used by businesses to sell their products and services. With the increased usage of web technology, more users are making use of it to reach a wide customer base. Web Internet marketing is not easy as it seems. There has to be a systematic and planned approach to make it...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:30 am

Email Marketing Tips

Email is the most active medium to reach huge numbers of people. It is more powerful than social media networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Email generates 8.3 times as many messages in a single day. This figure is taken without considering the spam mails. One can imagine the importance...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:30 am

Why Social Media Marketing Is Important For Business Owners?

Social media have enhanced the use of the internet. It is the most commonly used platform for instant communication to get in touch with friends, colleagues, and professionals. Business owners soon recognized the importance of social media as an internet marketing tool and utilized it to gain...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 10:00 am

Building Bridges, Connecting Communities and the User Experience

Think this is an advertisement for a local public works project? Think again. The theme of DrupalCon 2013, Building Bridges, Connecting Communities, did far more than serve as ­alliterative bullet points for Dries Buyteart’s keynote. It captured the essence of the entire conference....
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 9:06 am

Blog Topics Businesses Must Avoid at All Costs!

Blogs help businesses attract more web traffic and establish companies or employees as thought leaders or experts in their field. But most business bloggers get too caught up in promoting their companies and products, forgetting that their...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 9:11 am

Learn About Automatic Transcription

In business, however much you try to automate everything, you still cannot completely eradicate paper. It is impossible to have a paperless world. Need to have a recording transcribed? You can use transcription service to get your speech written in a document. Isn’t this moving from digital...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 10:00 am

Blogosphere – June 4, 2013

More helpful and interesting bits from around the web… Google+ rolls out a redesign for mobile Web similar to desktop. (c|net) Microsoft turns Siri against Apple in hilarious new Windows 8 ad. (PCWorld) Who doesn’t follow me back on Twitter? (Tweetdash) 25 Free Online Social Media...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 8:54 am

The Website Redesign Process: Colors

The big picture in the website redesign includes basic layout decisions and it also includes branding. Deloitte recently did a book on branding that listed the following elements: Name Tagline Tone of voice Logo Color Typography Imagery Composition Iconography Information graphics Sound This is a...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 11:35 am

Ryan McNamara is The Fastest Guy in Denver

Ryan McNamara is The Fastest Guy in Denver RYAN MCNAMARA IS THE FASTEST GUY IN DENVER- This blog post is dedicated to the fastest guy in Denver, Ryan McNamara. Ryan McNamara is a professional speed racer who has a particular affinity for going really, really fast.. At least that’s what he...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 2:00 pm

Why You Should Offer Mobile SEO Services to Offline Businesses

Offering SEO services to offline businesses is a great business opportunity. If you know how to drive traffic to a site and be ranked in the search engines, there are lots of offline businesses that could use your expertise. Offering mobile SEO services in addition is a great up-sell or unique...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 1:54 pm

P1P Interviews Marshall Simmonds: CEO of Define Media Group

“I wish I could say there’s a specific formula, but every team is different.” Marshall Simmonds has worked with many different teams. He’s served as Chief Search Strategist for About.com, and he later carried that work over to The New York Times. He’s built unrivaled...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 3:15 pm

Web Development Services India

Technogics ensures the best and quality web development services in India. We are currently Offering Web and mobile application development services in India region. We like effective processes. Therefore, we have developed a concept for fast, efficient and cost-creating professional websites in...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 3:15 pm

Web Development Services Germany

Technogics ensures the best and quality web development services in Germany. We are currently Offering Web and mobile application development services in Germany region. We like effective processes. Therefore, we have developed a concept for fast, efficient and cost-creating professional websites...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 3:57 pm

Web Development New York

Technogics offers customized web design development services in New York, particularly based on the requirements and core business objectives. With a perfect blend of creativity and modern technologies. We develop websites and mobile apps with all platforms that not only facilitate effective and...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 4:33 pm

YYJ to ZAG

Considering how much I dislike flying, it’s a wonder I’ve voluntarily been on so many airplanes in the past year.  It took me a total of four jets to get to Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city.  It will take me five to get home. The first flight was the tease, the puddle-hop...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 5:01 pm

Web Development Services London

Technogics offers customized web design development services in London, particularly based on the requirements and core business objectives. With a perfect blend of creativity and modern technologies. We develop websites and mobile apps with all platforms that not only facilitate effective and easy...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 4:45 pm

Be Found With Inbound Marketing

Inbound Marketing is one of most promising marketing trends of the past decade. If your company doesn’t have an inbound marketing strategy, here are some compelling reasons why you need to start developing one today! Approximately 2.4 billion people have Internet access (source:...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 12:52 am

Why is Joomla Suitable for your Business?

Website development technology has undergone tremendous changes in the past few years with advanced platforms such as Joomla sweeping the cyber world. This is a potent technology that can add significant value to your website. The right Joomla Development Company can actually help your boost sales...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 12:52 am

Key Benefits of Drupal for CMS

Drupal promises more than mere CMS for your business with a host of wonderful features ready to be incorporated. It is a free and open source which offers tremendous flexibility to modify, share and get the content distributed at ease.  Any Drupal Development Company will vouch for its...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 1:08 am

How Google I/O 2013 Made Custom Android App Development More Attractive

Apple set the ball rolling with the launch of the iPhone and a special mobile operating system. Google’s Android followed, and it offered an alternative to the iPhone. But, for most years, the Android operating system had been playing catch … Read more
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 8:06 am

How to Calculate the Economic Value of an SEO?

When it comes to SEO we mean the abbreviation for the term Search Engine Optimization . The goal is to position a website in the top 10 positions. No matter if you want to hire an agency or going to invest time to train you on SEO issues. In both cases you’re using you...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 8:14 am

Last Touch Attribution

Much to the chagrin of online retailers, customers typically do not make a purchase the first time they are on your website.  (That would be too easy, right??)  More importantly, customers who buy from your online store typically do not arrive on your website from the same traffic source...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 9:17 am

4 New Updates to Google Ad words

The online advertising system of Google, has evolved and improved management tools and campaign creation. How Adwords offer flexible deals. Here are the most important aspects of this update. Keywords Planner One of the most surprising news to webmasters and SEO expert’s is introducing a new...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 9:18 am

Forza strike gold at An Post Marketing Awards

The An Post Integrated Direct Marketing Awards are Ireland’s Mecca for marketing agencies whose work combine imagination, interaction and impact. It’s here that Irelands best marketing campaigns are scrutinised by a panel comprised of 20 of the country’s most demanding marketing...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 10:57 am

The Website Redesign Process: Branding

Your website, since it is in many cases the first place people see you, is a central part of your brand. Your website needs to convey your brand accurately and well. In fact, one of the common reasons companies choose to have a website redesign is that their company has evolved past their current...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 11:43 am

Confessions Of A Rookie Guest Blogger

Editor’s Note: We have another guest post for you today. We’re joined by Jacob McMillen, who’s writing on behalf of SmithSEO, an SEO agency that works with law firms across the United States. Jacob’s ‘confession’ is pretty much a universal truth for link builders...
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 2:50 pm

design [moves] Goes French with the International Internship Program!

** For Immediate Release*** design [moves] a graphic and web design company, has partnered with several reputable schools abroad within [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 2:50 pm

10 Tips for Women Entrepreneurs to Stay on Track

By Richard White After women joined the employed, they had two choices – to stay at home and manage their [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 2:50 pm

Are You Being Too Nice for Your Own Good?

By Rieva Lesonsky I was looking back at the topics I’ve covered here on Small Business Trends recently and had to laugh. [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 2:50 pm

How to Give Stuff Away to Generate Referrals

By John Jantsch I write about the power of building a network of strategic marketing partners a lot. I truly [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 5th, 2013 2:50 pm

10 Reasons Social Media Isn’t Working for You

By Shawn Hessinger A recent survey shows 39 percent of small businesses are now seeing a return on investment from [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 3:36 am

7 Mantras – How To Make Monotonous Jobs Interesting?

It is probably the initial days of work when you find your days as interesting as you want it to be because you get to learn various new skills and techniques to refine your capabilities. But after a while, that same job works seems to be so boring and the work place becomes a difficult [...]The...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 7:16 am

SEO Myth about Keyword Density

SEO Myth about Keyword Density It's hard to believe website owners and some SEO's still think adding lots of keywords to their pages helps their website rank better in the search engines.The owners of these websites rarely think of how their page looks or reads, because they...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 6:44 am

Watford Security Ltd

Watford Security provide emergency locksmith, CCTV installation and burglar alarms throughout Hertfordshire and the South East. View wesbite read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 7:15 am

3 Secrets To Success In Your MLM Business

How many of you are sick of seeing and hearing business leaders discussing how many prospects are buying or how well they are doing their business? Sometimes tends to be uncomfortable when one is doing a job eight hours a day and is also fighting to bring forward your business online. So...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 1:45 pm

J2 Productionz Curates 3D Online Virtual Art Gallery

J2 Productionz Graphic, Website Design and SEO Services is excited to officially announce that it will be curating a 3D Online Virtual Art Gallery. The gallery will be created from a newly formed group of artists named "The MusArt Collective". The Musart Collective is a group of artists from...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 10:00 am

Magento V/S OpenCart

This is one of the question comes into the mind of the person looking to build an eCommerce website these days. As we know that there are 37 different platform available to build an eCommerce website. Which one is good for your business? Which one will offer flexibility? Which one of them is more...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 9:31 am

An Introduction to Agile Development Methodology

The concept of Agile Development Methodology evolved in 2001 when a need was felt to create software development methods that could be incremental so that solutions were produced through collaborative efforts of cross functional teams.  Flexibility and adaptability to changing scenarios was...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 11:03 am

Drupal 8 and Symfony in Layman’s Terms

You may have heard some things about Drupal’s upcoming use of the Symfony framework starting with the launch of Drupal 8. If you’re not a site developer, I want to provide a brief summary of what this means and how your Drupal site could be affected, complete with fun analogies and zero...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 10:34 am

(Harmless) Stalking for Fun and Profit

Knowing more about your customers can mean knowing the kind of content they’ll enjoy and find useful, the places you should be to connect with them online, and the kinds of offers they’ll find appealing. When you really know your clients, you’re less likely to fall prey to...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 10:32 am

Magento Vs Amazon Webstore

Many time people constantly post their question that what is the difference between Magento and Amazon Webstore, which eCommerce platform is good for their businesses. I run a web design company called GWB IT Solutions, and I have built over a hundred ecommerce stores across multiple platforms...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 10:32 am

Magento V/S Shopify

I usually work only on Magento because of its extensive features and flexibility to set up an eCommerce store. I recently had some great experience with another eCommerce platform – Shopify. So it was fun to figure out how to set up a storefront on another platform. I quickly discovered why...
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 2:10 pm

How to build an effective SEO strategy

Whether you’ve started as an innocent blogger, a copywriter or any other kind of content creator, sooner or later the doom day comes and you have to face SEO as it is. That’s because if … Continue reading →
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 1:45 pm

Join Us for a PARADE!

NEABR will be participating in the following parades!  We would love it if you can come and join us!! Leicester’s 300th Founders Day parade on June 15th Millbury Bicentennial parade on June 23rdThe post Join Us for a PARADE! appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 1:45 pm

Our Adoptables

Please click on “Our Adoptables” below to see a list of our adoptable dogs! Our Adoptables We have so many in your area looking for their furever home!The post Our Adoptables appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Thu, Jun 6th, 2013 1:45 pm

Open House Saturday June 8th 10am – 2pm

NEW ENGLAND ALL BREED RESCUE OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY 6-8-13  (10 AM-2PM) 330 HENSHAW STREET LEICESTER MA 01524 Please join us to see how you can help us with local dogs and cats who are looking for their forever homes! We are also looking for responsible volunteers! Wish list: bleach, oldThe post...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 12:26 am

Managing your Online Reputation

The internet is a vast ocean of people who can literally say whatever they want about you or your business.  It’s important to track your online reputation management   In this video I cover a couple of tools I recommend to help you with your reputation...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 3:00 am

FAQ Friday: What’s the Best Practice for Link Building Outreach?

In terms of best practice, be cordial, be friendly and just be a person.
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 4:38 am

5 New Features of Windows 8.1 Blue (Video)

Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 7:47 am

Why Should You Hire A PHP Web Development Company?

When the World Wide Web was launched, no one was aware that it would reach to such immense heights of popularity. WWW has paved the way for website development. Website design and development is increasingly provided by companies to cater to the needs of businesses. Buying and selling has become an...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 7:12 am

5 Trends in Advertising for the Future

It’s no secret that today’s consumers are more “immune” to several traditional advertising formats that many of the marketing strategies that were once successful, now no longer have the same effect. It is clear that the form of advertising necessarily has to change. Here...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:03 am

Picking a Social Media Winner

As a business, which social media horse do you bet on when it comes to marketing your company? That is a tough question. While some people might simply say, “All of them,” for smaller businesses that isn’t exactly the most practical idea. Proper use and integration of social media...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 10:00 am

Weekly Wrap: June 7

#1: Salesforce.com hits the bullseye. Everyone’s talking about their $2.34B acquisition of ExactTarget this week. As investors focus on the rise (and I mean rise) of their shares in the aftermath of the purchase I’m honing in on the reactions from the other heavy hitters in the...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:48 am

50 Catchy Marketing Phrases That Sell (And How to Improve Them)

View original at 50 Catchy Marketing Phrases That Sell (And How to Improve Them).Most business writers would agree that creating marketing collateral would be a lot easier if there were words and phrases absolutely guaranteed to sell. If only there were some magical, hypnotic phrase that tapped...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:00 am

The Website Redesign Process: Content

Designer Tom Hapgood and I met yesterday to map out the site architecture for our new company website. We’re just getting started on the process of redesigning our website — and I realized yesterday that we’re through with the parts the clients share. “Do you know,” I...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 10:28 am

99 Best Free Fonts for Print Design

99 Best Free Fonts for Print DesignWhen designing print media collateral, a good font can grab the eye and captivate the audience—but the best fonts for print ads often require you to pay a licensing fee for use in commercial marketing. This can increase the cost of your print campaign and...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 12:46 pm

The SEO Chronicles: Why you need SEO

My last post on SEO created so much controversy, I thought hey why not do it again! If you don’t have an SEO campaign, or even if you do, here’s a great article I found explaining 10 reasons why you absolutely need SEO. 1. The Results are Low Cost Compared to other forms of advertising...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 8:05 pm

MARKETING PROJECT MANAGER

Welcome to LOJO! We are a talented team of dedicated designers, developers and marketers with years of experience creating brand awareness and marketing strategies for small and medium-sized businesses. Over the last 12 years, we have succeeded in becoming an all-in-one Internet marketing...
Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 3:45 am

My last day in Zagreb, Croatia’s capital city

I spent my final day in Zagreb (pronounced Zaa-greb) doing a self-directed walking tour of the city.  While it was tempting to while away the hours in a pub crawl-style coffee consuming situation, I chose to learn a bit more about the city instead.  And I enjoyed plenty of cups of tasty,...
Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 3:39 am

12 Rules to Attract And Keep Audiences On Facebook

Currently we went through a time where companies begin to understand the social networks. While this does not mean that they do strategically and appropriately, it’s a breakthrough, as they have little time to be interested in learning more about social networks and have a presence in them....
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:26 pm

Solve-IT Solutions Logo

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Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:26 pm

Fitness Mania

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Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:26 pm

Intro Video

Ifultech introduction video....The post Intro Video appeared first on ifultech.
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:26 pm

Welcome To Ifultech’s Blog

Ifultech Inc.: Empowering your Business through Technology Currently headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, Ifultech is your one stop solution for all your web development and design needs. The company takes pride in providing professional services, the passion for developing the best web...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 9:26 pm

How To Select The Right Reading Pa Web Design Company To Develop Your Site

With the proliferation of so many web development agencies out there, it can be really confusing and overwhelming for new and small business owners, or those who just want to put up a website to find a good web development company. After all, when you’ve only begun testing the online waters,...
Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 12:36 pm

FIFA14 Coming Soon

Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 1:48 pm

OSI Affiliate Software Launches App Store

OSI Affiliate Software launched their app store yesterday, Friday, June 7, 2013. The OSI Affiliate Software App Store has the best apps that affiliate marketers and affiliates need to increase sales and grow their businesses. The apps in the OSI Affiliate Software App Store are the best apps for...
Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 11:17 pm

Microsoft Explores the modern design concept

Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 11:10 pm

SEO Web Design

Some web design companies have real talent of designing creative and beautiful websites. Yet, many of these websites lack many aspects of a successful business site that are built with SEO in mind, and easiest navigational structure. We, at VivosWeb, have seen a lack of SEO driven websites by many...
Posted on Sat, Jun 8th, 2013 11:10 pm

Online Presence Audit of 3.9 million U.S. SMB websites

A recent audit by vSplash.com of the online presence of 3.9 million U.S. SMB websites found deficiencies in many key categories. It turns out that one-forth of the small business websites audited could not be found in online searches simply because their websites have Google PageRank of zero. In...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 3:34 am

Kayako customization, Kayako help desk integration

Customizing Kayako help desk One of benefits of Kayako product support help desk suite is that it can be customized to look exactly like part of your website for best user experience. Kayako is a growing company and their support desk is very popular among corporate and financial services...
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 5:43 am

A Couple Q&A’s with Tory Reiss

A Couple Q&A’s with Tory Reiss The following is a short interview with Tory Reiss, a childhood friend of mine who now works for Microsoft as a Windows Client Solution Specialist. Me: To start things off, why don’t you go ahead and tell me what a “Windows Client Solution...
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 6:28 am

Design Process of Market Day Poster

In this post I will go through my process of designing a poster for a school’s annual market day. The poster had to be A3 in size and had to grab your attention. As the school couldn’t afford to let the posters be professionally designed and printed, they had to find sponsors. Poldaw...
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 6:04 pm

NEW PROJECT ONLINE! TOPPING CREATIVE STUDIO’S...

NEW PROJECT ONLINE! TOPPING CREATIVE STUDIO’S IDENTITYPROJECT: http://www.brunoviegas.com/62555/1444880/p-r-o-j-e-c-t-s/topping-creative-studio TOPPING WEBSITE: http://www.topping.pt/ TOPPING FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/topping.pt
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 6:04 pm

Algarve Design Meeting30 - 31 MayMuseu Municipal de Faro Sexta...

Algarve Design Meeting30 - 31 MayMuseu Municipal de Faro Sexta feira á tarde vou estar deste lado da mesa a apresentar alguns projectos em modo Fast-Forward!Apareçam!
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 6:04 pm

sketching some ideas

sketching some ideas
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 6:04 pm

typography + gas + sawdust + fire = Awesome!helping a friend on...

typography + gas + sawdust + fire = Awesome!helping a friend on a typography project
Posted on Tue, Jun 4th, 2013 6:04 pm

Logo studies for a new client. @ Topping Creative Studio

Logo studies for a new client. @ Topping Creative Studio
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 8:07 am

Updating my website :) Check it out: www.brunoviegas.com

Updating my website :) Check it out: www.brunoviegas.com
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 6:09 pm

How to Transition Into the Big Business of B2B

By The Young Entrepreneur Council For a fledgling entrepreneur, there’s no greater feeling than building a strong customer base. But [...]
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 6:09 pm

7 Practical and Powerful Tips To Accelerate Online Networking

By Guest Post Thursday is guest post day here at Duct Tape Marketing and today’s guest is Porter Gale – [...]
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 6:09 pm

A Cheap Sales Force Is An Expensive Problem

By S. Anthony Iannarino From time to time I hear from entrepreneurs who want to grow their revenue without investing [...]
Posted on Sun, Jun 9th, 2013 6:40 pm

Plitvice, maybe heaven does exist . . .

If the creators of Avatar wanted to re-film the movie using a real-life setting, they would undoubtedly choose Croatia’s natural gem, Plitvice Lakes National Park, as their location. Plitvice (pronounced Plit-vit-sa) is made up of sixteen azure pools that vary in size and depth, wedged...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 4:40 am

What Apple will be presenting today? WWDC 2013 watch live

Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 7:59 am

Website Update — Go Long!

Long web pages are popular among web designers now (read about the “above the fold” issues) and the stacked style is downright trendy. Rocky Grove Sun Company is a local renewable energy engineering firm. We built a website for them a couple of years ago. You can see the screenshot of...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 8:28 am

Magento VS ZenCart

Which cart is the best? What does experts recommend? These are very common questions we hear. There is an easy answer for such questions, However it depends upon your business and your requirements. To make your choice simpler, let us compare the capabilities of two well known carts – Zen...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 9:01 am

Targeting Tablets for App Development

Ah the age old question…do you develop apps for the iPad or Android? Yes, in regards to “age old” we basically mean a three-year-old, but that is beside the point and the question still remains! If you are a developer, which way do you go with your initial offering? Go with the...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 9:12 am

Magento AutoShip To Complete Orders Automatically

Magento is one of the best open source ecommerce web application, this platform can carry out possibly every function that is required for a quality ecommerce website. For your own online store running well with full check-out essentials i.e shipping and completing all order at once then in that...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 10:04 am

Blobs vs. Chunks: The Content Battleground

­­BLOBS VS. CHUNKS: The Content Battleground A prevailing theme of DrupalCon 2013 was highlighting the importance of necessity, not desire. In particular, Karen McGrane’s keynote Thriving in a World of Change: Future-Friendly Content with Drupal focused on giving content creators what...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 10:12 am

No- Follow Link Is One Of The Important Factor?

Building link for your website by hiring a professional SEO is the best thing. There are two types of hyperlink which you need to study and need to have knowledge first to obtain a much better outcome of your web link structure effort. Such hyperlink is named as do-follow and no-follow hyperlinks....
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 11:16 am

Kickoff: Lebowski Fest

We were abiding in our conference room last Thursday, holding a kickoff meeting that paved the way for a new Lebowski Fest website. The fest originated in Louisville, and we actually share an employee.  With a member of our staff also serving as the client, we were eager to dive in. Christal...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 12:00 pm

8 Killer Online Marketing Campaigns

What makes one online campaign memorable and another a huge waste of marketing dollars? Eight young entrepreneurs weigh in on their favorite campaigns–and why they work. Courtesy Zoosk The Internet is a giant blank marketing canvas for brands savvy enough to cut through the noise and find...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 12:00 pm

6 Best Things Companies Do on Facebook Today

Here’s how to use a Facebook page to build your brand. Last week, I wrote about the worst things companies are doing on Facebook today. I showcased five companies that really just don’t understand how to use the network for positive promotion–and, as a result, turn a lot of...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 12:24 pm

Retailers’ Digital Ad Spending Nears $10 Billion

U.S. retailers, already the heaviest spenders in digital advertising by category, are forecast to increase their spending by another 14% to $9.4 billion this year. By next year, that figure will surpass $10.4 billion, reaching $13.3 billion by 2017. According to estimates from eMarketer,...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 12:24 pm

Local SEO Benefits Businesses In Ways that Global SEO Cannot

With roughly 466 billion active websites, it’s fair to say the Internet is a very large place. This also means there are a large number of competing websites when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), regardless of the search term. To avoid competing with businesses that are outside...
Posted on Fri, Jun 7th, 2013 12:04 pm

Creating Joomla Website: Advantages and Disadvantages

Novice webmasters who decided on a bold and forward-looking step – the creation and earnings on a personal website, need to select one of the popular CMS to implement their ideas. Of course, it is possible to completely create a website from scratch using html, but why reinvent the wheel if...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 1:08 pm

P1P Hits the Road | SMX Advanced and SES Toronto

It’s a busy week for Page One Power, both at home and on the road! First, we’re headed to SMX Advanced in Seattle. Join P1P CEO Jon Ball for his Plus Session titled “Relevancy is Only the Beginning of Link Building” on Tuesday June 11th at 11:00 in the Sound Conference...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 12:52 pm

Data Breach Investigation Report for 2013

  Dedicated server security software is essential and data breaches on servers are not slowing down, thus server owners and administrators need to remain vigilant and up to date on current evolving attacks. Most attacks are still occurring from “outsiders” rather than within a data...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 2:29 pm

Glide Interactive to Host Idea Pitch Contest

Glide Interactive to Host Idea Pitch Contest, Seeking Entry Submissions Sarasota, FL – Glide Interactive announces the launch of Glidea Pitch 2013, an idea-pitching contest whose winner will receive free development provided by Glide Interactive’s expert team. In partnership with...
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 3:27 pm

Enchanting Decor & Gifts

Once again, Fire Pixel collaborated with Baer Performance Marketing and created an impressive new website for Enchanting Decor and Gifts.  This place is amazing, the next time you’re in Oshkosh (or close) you have to stop there.  They have very cool furniture, art and decor....
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 7:07 pm

Name Server Propagation; The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Name Server Propagation When Launching Your Website Although most things online work at lightening speeds, there other tasks that can take hours or days to complete, and there’s not much you can do to rush the process. One such example is waiting for a newly launched website to appear. If you...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 2:27 am

Web Experience: Content is Critical for Web Success

The Web is content. Without content there is no Web. However, only a small amount of content is useful. The rest gets in the way. What is content? To a traditional marketer or communicator it is generally news in the form of text and perhaps images. Sometimes it’s a video. To a technical...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 2:44 am

Planning a Website

In this article we are going to discuss what you should take into consideration when planning your website. We will explore things that are essential and things that could be of major significance later on in the build. Even if you are going to pay a professional to complete your website its still...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 5:48 am

Download SLC Result 2069

Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 5:48 am

iOS7 with new features. Biggest Change ever

Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:49 am

SEO Myth About PPC Improving Organic Rankings

SEO Myth About PPC Improving Organic Rankings Many businesses believe spending money on search engine advertising (PPC) improves their organic SEO rankings.The experts in our industry have never witnessed this, and the experts test everything! Google, Yahoo! &Bing have effective walls in place...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 9:47 am

UI Design Considerations for Responsive Design

There is no doubt that the web design community has turned up with countless tools, best techniques and solutions to build a responsive web design hassle-free. While responsive designs have created a lot of buzz in the industry, it’s quite … Read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 9:37 am

Benefits of Search Engine Optimization

Search Engine Optimization refers to the process of optimizing the content of a web page for a search engine. It makes your web page appear on the first page of Google. The effectiveness of your Search Engine Optimization campaign is directly proportional to the number of visitors on your site....
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:00 am

4 Missing Modules for New Drupal Developers

There is a module for that. No, seriously. There is a module for that. My first experience with a content management system was Joomla! version 1.something. After building one site on Joomla!, I moved over to WordPress. After building one site on WordPress, I moved over to Drupal. Drupal has been...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 7:28 am

Data-driven Mobile Application Development – Let the Numbers Guide Drive your Success

The world of smart mobiles is changing rapidly. The numbers and statistics that made sense a year ago are completely irrelevant today. Small and large businesses all around the world are trying to cash in on the popularity of mobile … Read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:55 am

By Straight SEO Strategy Business Will Get Fame

If you really want to create the most accurate and professional impression about the brand one requires looking for the ‘white hat’, and a good SEO tool and strategy as well. It should be looked out clearly so that people can learn easily regarding the person and also depend on...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:22 am

Top 5 Ecommerce Software Platforms For Small Business

Are you looking for your business expansion and get an ecommerce website for it? At low investment you can easily add Ecommerce to your business website and reach new customers. Here are five of the best choices as you plan to invest in softwares for ecommerce. This can grow over your small...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:22 am

Top 7 Ways To Improve Conversion of Your Ecommerce Store

A well optimized ecommerce store can mange substantially large number of clients, however let’s say that you manage a great eCommerce store with well segmented products. Probably a visitor to your site is because they need something special that can not get on any other leading web-store. So...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 12:45 pm

Website Redesign Process: Gathering Assets

If you’re starting a brand new company with a brand new website, you may have nothing to give your web team but your branding and brainstorming. For a website redesign process, though, you probably have a lot of stuff that they need. Chances are you have images you want to use, guidelines for...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 1:42 pm

Get People to Notice Your Brand – Use Disruptive Marketing

People are bombarded with promotions and advertisements from all directions but are able to ignore the noise and pick up messages that are important to them. In the current marketing world where your messages could easily be dismissed as noise by your target audience, how do you get them to notice...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 3:08 pm

Finding and Keeping Your Brand’s Voice

The golden days of radio and print are long behind us. The new age brings with it a flood of new marketing communications channels. And while having more ways to communicate with our audiences is every marketer’s dream, it can be a double-edged sword. Each new marketing channel adds another...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 4:27 pm

7 Underused (But Darn Effective) Link Building Strategies

Editor’s Note: Today’s guest post comes to us from Brian Dean of Backlinko. We’re glad to feature this post– not only did Brian do a great job with his presentation, but the information is incredibly valuable as well. So let this be an example to you: list posts can be...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:20 pm

7 WordPress Tips for Beginners

There are many different web platform options available for your small business website—Joomla, Drupal, .NET, ColdFusion, or custom-coded CAKE, HTML5 or .NET—however, these can be expensive, requiring the expertise of a programmer. None of the aforementioned choices are as...
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:43 pm

The Second Five Common Assumptions That Often Hurt Small Businesses

Not long ago I wrote an article about The First Five Common Assumptions That Often Hurt Small Businesses. In this article, I am going to discuss another 5 assumptions that small business owners should avoid that can unintentionally hurt their Continue reading »
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:43 pm

Dear Small Business Owners – I Promise to Get You “READY”

When it comes to web-based marketing, small businesses often think that in order to outperform their competition, they have to outspend them. This is no longer the case. Because the Internet provides useful information quickly, at our fingertips; it has Continue reading »
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:43 pm

The First Five Common Assumptions That Often Hurt Small Businesses

Today more people rely on the Internet to communicate, work, shop, and connect. This consumer behavior has changed the market landscape significantly, which for small businesses, can help or hurt their bottom line, depending on how well they’ve prepared for Continue reading »
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:43 pm

How to Prevent Rising Gas Prices and Cost of Living Hikes From Hurting Your Business’ Sales

Consumers are feeling the budget pinch as gas and other consumer prices go up. Higher gas prices impact their spending, which in turn can impact your business’s sales. The question is: how are you going to respond to rising consumer Continue reading »
Posted on Mon, Jun 3rd, 2013 2:43 pm

How to Select a Qualified Web Design Firm That Can Really Help Your Business Succeed Online

As a business owner, you may be relatively “green” when it comes to online marketing. You will want to know the costs of establishing a professional website and running an internet marketing/Search Engine Optimization (SEO) campaign. Ultimately, you want know Continue reading »
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 12:40 am

How to Write Content to Get More Social Media Shares

As an online writer, you expect to write and publish your article and receive praise, accolades and lots of shares in a jiffy. However, this happens very rarely and you probably spiral into depression when you see that no one has read,...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 2:38 am

Amplifying Your Facebook Content

Facebook has made a lot of changes to EdgeRank over the last few months. Many marketers say those changes have led to lower-than-average reach with their posted content. This leaves a lot of businesses feeling like Facebook is taking away from the value of the audience they’ve created. In...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 2:38 am

To Ping Or Not To Ping

If you’re fairly new to Internet marketing you may not know what pinging is or how it can benefit your business. It is best to have as great an understanding of the whole Internet marketing strategy list as you can to form your own opinions on what may or may not work for you. Here [...]The...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 2:38 am

SEO Article Marketing: How to Ensure Your Target Market Is Reading Your Articles

You submit articles with the hope that they will come before the eyes of people who would be interested in your business, services or products. Ideally, these target customers will be looking at your article and then reading your resource box and clicking the link leading to your website. You know...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 2:54 am

Top 10 Social Media Management Tools You Should Try in 2013

If you have a business and you are keen to get new leads by garnering more footfalls, then social media is the most efficient mode for your purpose. Today, when there is a plethora of social networking sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn and so on , it has become crucial and is recommended to be...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 5:21 am

How To Create Quality Content For Your B2B Website?

Google has shown us continuing updates its Panda algorithm, and various we spoke last month in 2013, the content will be king on our sites! It has told us, the most important thing is to create interesting and relevant content for readers who answer questions and makes them want to come back to...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 8:00 am

Responsive Web Design – what is it?

Technology has changed the way users browse the web. Mobile phone owners want to access the net using their phones, gadget users want to browse the web using their devices. Users expectations have changed because technology never stops evolving. Site owners now scramble to make their pages suitable...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 7:08 am

Magento Vs BigCommerce

Today you are having no dearth of eCommerce platform to choose among many available platforms,It becomes more complicated to choose which one is best for your online eCommerce business. Challenge lies in choosing the best and effective platform for your business not the best available according to...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 7:18 am

5 Questions to Ask Before Cleaning Up Penguin 2.0 Hurt Link Profile

Lately, Google the most-used search engine has hit the websites badly that have spammy, poor quality inbound links! Google has brought several updates to enhance the user-experience that significantly changed the algorithm and rankings. These updates also changed the old SEO concepts and methods....
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 9:02 am

The Website Redesign Process: The Mockup

Delivery of the mock up is one of the most exciting moments of a redesign. Designer Tom Hapgood’s mock up of the new Haden Interactive web design certainly created a stir for us, even though we’ve been through a lot of these experiences with clients. A mock up is a picture of what the...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 10:00 am

Five Ways to Make Your Business More Transparent – First in a Series

For larger organizations, Enterprise Social Networking (ESN) tools are among the top resources for improve the transparency of business that your organization can use. It’s a new era of socially enabled business. From small business to the enterprise, progressive organizations have begun to...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 12:44 pm

Edenspiekermann on Type, Branding & Responsive Web Design

Edenspiekermann on Type, Branding & Responsive Web DesignThe guys at Edenspikermann make a very interesting point here about how the primary medium for a brand to carry through across the various channels is the typography. Now that webfonts have progressed, “We’re back!” to a...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:00 am

What Do You Think?

We want to know how to serve you best. Share your opinion with us by filling out this 5 question survey…What do you think? That’s it! Thanks for your feedback. Want to see what else we’ve been up to?The post What Do You Think? appeared first on JonesHouseCreative.com.
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 12:57 pm

Google Ranking Factors

The post Google Ranking Factors appeared first on VivosWeb.
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 2:28 pm

Tips for creating a website html

Before creating a website html, first of all you need to choose a topic for the future web resource, to estimate the number of people who are interested in this topic, the number of sites that make you competitive. 1. The first step is to read the “HTML Tutorial for Beginners.” This...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 3:33 pm

Maive – Rottweiler

Maive is a beautiful rottie girl looking for a great home. She is 3 years old and ready to start a life with a loving person or family. SHe is good with other dogs and kids.The post Maive – Rottweiler appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 3:33 pm

Malcolm – Poodle

Malcolm is a tripod little boy who weighs about 6 pounds. He is very sweet and does a dance when he gets your attention. He LOVES to lay outside in the sun and is great with people and other dogs and cats. He is wary of new people at first,The post Malcolm – Poodle appeared first on...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 3:33 pm

Celestea – Spaniel/Beagle Mix

Celestea is the sweetest softest girl! She is about 7 years old and loves everyone! GREAT WITH KIDS, CATS AND DOGS, she is just perfect! If you are looking for a great snuggle buddy and someone you can trust with very young children, she is it!The post Celestea – Spaniel/Beagle Mix appeared...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 3:33 pm

Harper – Rottweiler

Harper has an awesome personality! She is always finding her way to the foster family no matter where they are in the house! She is so incredibly silly! she loves people and kids and great with other dogs cats and kids. she is 5 years oldThe post Harper – Rottweiler appeared first on...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 3:33 pm

Marlee – Rottweiler

Marlee is a friendly 5 year old rottie girl. Great with dogs cats and kids. She is a beautiful girl and agreat leaner/snuggler….typical sweetie pie rottieThe post Marlee – Rottweiler appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 5:02 pm

Allow us to introduce: Our Process of Invention

In the difficult world of client service, sometimes we get to do work for ourselves. This piece was created to promote both our values and our process. As you can see, it gets complicated, but there is a method to the madness!
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 3:38 pm

Darria – Rottweiler

Dairra is a 5 year old Rottie girl. She is a loving girl looking for her forever home. Good with dogs and kids! As you can see in the picture, the 3 year old is holding her by the leg and she was perfectly fine with it! She is crateThe post Darria – Rottweiler appeared first on Massachusetts...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 4:00 pm

Hashtags: Coming to a Facebook Near You

They’re coming: the most ubiquitous and clickable symbol in the social media landscape. You’ve probably seen them posted by misinformed Facebook users before, but they didn’t really belong on your News Feed. You couldn’t even click them! Now, they are almost...
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 8:27 pm

Best Call-to-Action Ever…Almost

Everyone remembers the scene in Star Wars, when Darth Vader reaches out and says “Join me and together we can rule the universe as father and son!” This was a pivotal moment in the film and a powerful call to …Read more »The post Best Call-to-Action Ever…Almost...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 5:31 am

Can Google Crawl Your Website Affectively

Can Google Crawl Your Website Affectively We recently felt some of our client's website traffic numbers were stalling; we had become used to seeing monthly increases and didn't like it when we spotted a trend towards stagnation and in one case a decline in traffic numbers. ...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 5:07 am

How Secured Ecommerce Website Can Boost Your Sales?

A study conducted recently revealed that around 20% of customers leave their shopping cart in the past because they were concerned about the website’s security. There are many threats and cyber crimes which are increasing and becoming more professional. Developing a safe and secure website...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 5:57 am

Spanish Translation and the Importance of Slang

A person can spend years in a classroom or untold hours taking in-home or online courses learning to speak Spanish (or any other foreign language) and think they’ve completely mastered the challenge.Then visit or relocate to Mexico, Argentina, Puerto Rico, or another Spanish-speaking country...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 5:31 am

Apple iOS 7 – Taking a Look at what’s Different

Apple has been under pressure since a long time to deliver something special. Critics of the Cupertino giant gleefully point out that the last few product launches of the company haven’t really added anything earth-shattering to its list of features … Read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 7:30 am

6 Mistakes in Social Media for Beginners

Social networks are easy to use because they are made ​​so that any new user can access them and in a few seconds, start using them. But they are easy to use does not mean that they are easy to manage. The example is very simple, sure everyone knows light a furnace, in most cases, […]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 8:54 am

The Neglected Importance of Branding

In a developed economic world of 21st century with millions of businesses competing against each other, always finding new, more effective and innovative ways to get exposure and be noticed, it makes perfect sense that the companies are constantly seeking … Read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 12:42 pm

Link Building Strategies

Search Engine Optimization has a number of factors that determine how your page ranks. Link Building is one of those factors. Having a solid Link Building strategy can help to establish a good foundation for your Search Engine Rankings with Google, Bing and Yahoo. There are three ways to build your...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 9:58 am

5 Reasons Why Signs Work For Your Small Business

By Shashi Bellamkonda In a square mile radius in Germantown, Maryland are about 6 Asian grocery stores. Yet I visited [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 9:58 am

The Three Rules (A Sales Perspective)

By S. Anthony Iannarino Whenever we find ourselves in a competitive sales situation, it never fails that we find ourselves [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 9:58 am

Hugs Versus Handshakes In Business

By Natalie MacNeil I have a confession to make: In my life and business I’m a hugger. I hug my [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 9:58 am

8 Steps To Effective Content For Social Media [Slides]

By Michael Brenner For the third week in a row, I find myself at another amazing marketing conference. This time, [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 10:17 am

Work On the Business Instead of In the Business

By S. Anthony Iannarino As a leader, you are so mired down with work that there isn’t any hope of [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 10:17 am

S.I.L.K Preview

In its second season, the New York-based women’s fashion brand creates chic and affordable looks for the modern woman. And, [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 12th, 2013 11:32 am

Design Tool Box

Everybody needs a set of tools – whether you keep them in a tool box or a to… more
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 11:57 am

The Truth About What it Takes to Reach a Goal

New York City, NY, June 5, 2013: So many people spend their entire lives trying to reach their goals and [...]
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 11:30 am

Facebook adopts clickable hashtags, what does this mean?

First things first, what’s a hashtag? Not everyone knows but if you’re a Twitter aficionado then chances are you’ll be a hashtag fan. Inserting a # infront of a word within a 140 character tweet provides a search facility on that term. This has been used with increasing frequency...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 12:30 pm

Pinning Down Your Business

If your business has delved into social media marketing, you’re already cozy with Facebook, Twitter, and perhaps even LinkedIn. You’re not alone. Over 80% of small businesses use Facebook to reach their audience. Many also reply on LinkedIn and Twitter. As the three most...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 12:22 pm

Do You Need SEO if You Have No Competitors?

I’m writing a website for a county: pages for the assessor, the parks department, and all that. we normally check out an organization’s competitors when writing their website, and of course a county doesn’t really have competitors.  There aren’t competing...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 3:10 pm

American Dance Festival

We were thrilled when the American Dance Festival reached out to us in late 201… more
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 2:51 pm

Facebook and hashtags – #HereWeGo

I promise i’m going to try not to launch into one of my usual “why do you people do this sort of thing” tirades in this blog, but there’s a possibility that it may go in that... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 3:10 pm

Launch: Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

The Nasher Museum came to Cuberis looking for a fresh post-modern design that… more
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 5:08 pm

Matt Cutts Says Volume 1: Summer Edition

Matt Cutts is about as close as we come to a celebrity within the SEO world. His name is both reviled and lauded, his praises sang and his name equally cursed. As the Head of Webspam team at Google, he’s directly involved in search quality and serves as the face, voice, and sometimes whipping...
Posted on Thu, Jun 13th, 2013 11:44 pm

Facebook might release RSS reader instead of Google Reader

Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 1:37 am

Magento VS PrestaShop

It has been presumed by many that Magento has an edge over all the other available eCommerce platform because of its features and functionality.But it is not true because there are many platforms which posed threats to the domination of Magento in eCommerce biz domain. PrestaShop is one of them...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 3:00 am

FAQ Friday: How do You Create a Link Building Strategy?

Editor’s Note: Every Friday, Jon Ball answers your frequently asked link building questions. This week we tackle overall strategy and how to measure the effectiveness of your link building methods. “How do you create strategy around link building? What are the key measures for...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 8:29 am

The Tags, They are A-Changin’

The new HTML5 tag has been discontinued by the W3C, the web’s governing organization — somewhat behind the scenes.  Admittedly, it was on shaky ground with this whole not-fully-baked HTML5 spec we all now know and love. But the tag kind of made sense and we, like most of the web...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 8:32 am

How to be more creative in your actions Online Marketing?

Creativity is related to the generation of new ideas or concepts that usually produce original solutions . But when implementing it, what works for one company may not be useful for another. The concept of creativity is complex. Being creative is more than an adjective. It is an innate gift but...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 9:50 am

Top 20 SEO Tips for Webmasters

Wouldn’t it be great if someone compiled a list of the top SEO success factors? You know, something simple you could consult to get a better idea of the types of things you should be doing plus maybe a few things you shouldn’t do… Oh wait, we just did. Now just to be clear, this...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 9:36 am

Powerful Words A Copywriter Must Know!

Copywriting is all about persuading the reader to do something you want them to do without being overbearing. Writing persuasive copy is an art that takes time to learn. You need to have a way with words and use the right ones to get...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 9:36 am

The Power of Social Media and The Internet

Everyone is well aware of the historical and revolutionary changes that the Internet and more specifically that social media has brought about recently. read more
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 4:36 am

The Olive Reading List: June 14, 2013

Here’s a look at some of the things we’ve been reading, watching, and discussing in the Olive studio this week: Sailing Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Duncan uses the paradox of Theseus’ ship refurbishment to parallel the process of revamping an identity, quite awesomely....
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 2:02 pm

3 Universal Leadership Lessons From Fatherhood

As I celebrate my younger daughter’s graduation from kindergarten, I can’t help but recognize how she’s made me a better boss. Dave Kerpen I’m an entrepreneur, CEO, leader, teacher, and writer. But most importantly, I’m a husband and father to two amazing daughters,...
Posted on Fri, Jun 14th, 2013 3:30 pm

Welcome Heritage Hill

Fire Pixel is proud to announce we’re now hosting and supporting all updates to the Heritage Hill website.  We’ll be working on a completely new home page soon with intuitive navigation and developing the back end of the website to make future event and information updates easy....
Posted on Sat, Jun 15th, 2013 1:40 am

Content development strategy and ideas

Content development strategy, tips and ideas. Ongoing changes in search engine algorithms made old strategies obsolete and relevant and engaging content becomes crucial in improving SEO for any business. Development of quality and sticky content making your organization a valuable resource of...
Posted on Sat, Jun 15th, 2013 3:57 am

Top 4 Magento Quickbooks Integration Extensions

QuickBooks software for accounting is one of the best business accounting products available today. This software comes in four variants including Online, Pro, Premier, and Enterprise. The former one is web-based while the next three are for stand alone systems. QuickBooks is the market leader in...
Posted on Sat, Jun 15th, 2013 2:18 pm

A Professional Perspective on Design Contests

In the past week, via Facebook, I happened to spot 3 different companies advertising for design contests. These contests ranged from a design to be printed on a book bag, to a full website. I should also note that some of these did not have cash "prizes". These types of contests are nothing like...
Posted on Sat, Jun 15th, 2013 10:56 pm

SCA Brand + Website Redesign

We just completed a brand + website redesign for SCA, LLC, a supply chain consulting firm based in Boulder, CO. The new logo features an abstract representation of the modern order fulfillment process. The new website features a contemporary, ultra-clean, fully-responsive design built on the...
Posted on Sun, Jun 16th, 2013 7:59 pm

Check Out One of These Small Business Events or Contests

By Laura Leites Welcome to our latest curated list of events, contests and awards for small businesses, solo entrepreneurs and [...]
Posted on Sun, Jun 16th, 2013 7:59 pm

What Are Sunk Costs?

By Anita Campbell In the context of business, “sunk costs” are when you’ve spent money already and will not recover [...]
Posted on Sun, Jun 16th, 2013 8:31 pm

The Cavalry Isn’t Coming (Part Two)

By S. Anthony Iannarino The cavalry isn’t coming to save you. You are going to have to take care of [...]
Posted on Sun, Jun 16th, 2013 8:31 pm

How to Work on Purpose and Why You Must

By John Jantsch Podcast: Play in new window | Download Marketing podcast with Tom Asacker A few months ago I [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 3:57 am

New Ways to Reach Customer

In the same way that brands are losing power and influence among its audience, users are enhancing their ability to respond, in part thanks to new communication technologies, such as mobile phones or the Internet. This shows unequal relationship communication difficulties not only for advertisers...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 6:01 am

5 Benefits of Amazon Fulfillment Integration

In order to keep you focused with main business and sourcing, Amazon selects decides, pack, and ships all orders for you. There are hundreds of  platforms for eCommerce website available today, however they can not offer more than a website on the other hand Amazon Webstore offers a complete...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 6:28 am

5 Questions for Your Social Media Strategy

You have your Facebook profile, your Twitter  account? But do you know exactly what you need to do? Or you’re there just because everyone talks about it and you think it might be good for business? But is it that you are on the right because there are many others. Why on social networks?...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 10:00 am

Which Star Wars Droid Would Build Your Drupal Site?

When I first interviewed for my current position at Duo, I was in the midst of an in-depth interview process, meeting with 3-4 companies per week . During that time, I had gotten so many questions – some of them relevant, some of them strange, and some meant to throw you for a loop to...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 9:12 am

10 Signs of Unprofessional Translations

One of the last things you need to deal with is unprofessional translations, especially when you’re on a tight deadline. One of the ten biggest red flags you should avoid for your translation projects happen to be the following. 1. Taking Everything Literally While most language is going to...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 8:57 am

Avoiding the Blogging Death Spiral

In Born to Blog: Building Your Blog for Personal and Business Success One Post at a Time , Mark Schaefer and Stanford Smith describe the “blogging death spiral”: Recognizing that blogging is good for your website and your company, you begin blogging for your business. Without knowing...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 10:19 am

Top 4 Features of Amazon Webstore For Enterprise Businesses

For many ecommerce merchants, it is not easy to adjust at the same pace as per the market trends changes. Amazon Webstore is originally a SaaS-based ecommerce platform that makes its easy to focus your customers as per their profiles, launch specialized brand sites, or otherwise aids your e-store...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 11:54 am

SEO Conversion Measurement List

You can measure conversions in many ways, here is a list of how we measure conversions for some of our clients Singing up for a new account Singing up for News Letters Completing a Contact Us form, or Request a Quote form Number of downloads of a PDF or a brochure Article views Press...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 12:00 pm

new projects, new studies.starting some compositions for a...

new projects, new studies.starting some compositions for a logo.kinda loving the feel of it.. but far from anything usable .. 
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 12:29 pm

Glide Interactive Donates Custom QR Code to Make-A-Wish Foundation

Glide Interactive is pleased to announce its recent donation of a custom QR code to Make-A-Wish Foundation, the first recipient of Glide Interactive’s initiative to donate a custom QR code every month to a different local charity. The custom QR code for Make-A-Wish Foundation sends the mobile...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 12:57 pm

Dedicated server security checklist

Treat the cause, not just the symptoms. This is a much smarter, easier and less stressful way of keeping your dedicated server security checklist up to date than having to fix a security problem that has already happened. A dedicated server security checklist is a an important habit to develop and...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 1:41 pm

Live Dance Live Inc.

Live dance Live, Inc. has been formed to bring dance into people’s lives and to provide an education about the [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 2:03 pm

Timelapse: Combined Project of Time and Google

World-renowned publication Time in partnership with Google has introduced a very unusual site. The full name of this interesting resource is Timelapse: Landsat Satellite Images of Climate Change. Site offers to have a look at timelapse-video of climate changes and landscape that are generated on...
Posted on Mon, Jun 17th, 2013 2:06 pm

Public Relations Makes a Difference!

Noellyta and Faatim demonstrate their perspective on the difference it made for them to learn the tricks of the trade [...]
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 2:23 am

Features of WordPress

WordPress is a compelling semantic publishing platform that provides powerful features. It makes publishing on the internet easy and appealing. WordPress is a zero cost, standards-compliant, quick, light and free content management system. With sensible settings and features, it offers great...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 2:57 am

Increase Your Online Store Sales with Amazon Product Ads

After launching your Amazon Webstore, you can bring relevant traffic to your webstore with Amazon Product Ads. The product visibility is enhanced by advertising products in front of thousands of regular Amazon.com visitors. Integrating Amazon Product Ads with your Amazon Webstore site is simple ....
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 2:57 am

Benefits of Integrating Products To Amazon Webstore.

It is an intelligent approach for both small and bigger business to project their business via multi-channel sales schemes. So if a merchant is opting to display their products on not just Amazon.com but also on their Amazon Webstore enabled website, the products became visible to millions of...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 4:02 am

Why To Use Amazon Fulfillment For Small Business?

The trust behind Amazon Webstore is known to all , even the largest global brands trust Amazon webstore to develop their eCommerce websites. Now merchants can get the same world class features and technology to power their businesses irrespective of size of their business. A lot of small businesses...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 4:02 am

Benefits of Having Amazon Prime On Your Web Store

There are plenty of web merchants familiar with Amazon Prime. It’s a well known program providing free Shipping (two days) to Amazon Prime members for certain products that qualify and bought on Amazon.com. However there are still many e-business owners who are not aware about offering from...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 3:25 am

Selecting the Right Software Development Company in India

Whether one chooses to hire a professional Software Development Company in India or an independent software developer, this option is a crucial one and can either crack or make the project. If the project is large, both offshore and local software development organizations can establish an entire...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 6:31 am

About Real-Time Features of Google Analytics

Why Use Real Time? Alerts and intelligence events need time to analyze, and sometimes can take several days before they turn up in your Google Analytics account. But using real time, you can see how visitors are using your website … Read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 11:13 am

Website Design for ICOPAG Packaging

Website design for Icopag Packaging was made possible with close collaboration with the client. With video enabled slideshow, responsive design and automatic language selection, www.icopag.com comes to life as an effective marketing tool for the client. Features included in the website design are...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 10:00 am

[video] The Duo Dish: Episode One: Scott Weston & DrupalCon 2013

The first episode of the Duo Dish, a video series discussing Drupal, digital marketing, enterprise social, and UX design focuses on DrupalCon 2013, the launch of Drupal 8, and the importance of creating platform-independent content.
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:20 pm

7 WordPress Tips for Beginners

There are many different web platform options available for your small business website—Joomla, Drupal, .NET, ColdFusion, or custom-coded CAKE, HTML5 or .NET—however, these can be expensive, requiring the expertise of a programmer. None of the aforementioned choices are as...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:20 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 Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:20 pm

Been Caught Spamming: Don’t Get Spanked With Google’s New Panda 2.0 Algorithm Update

There’s a lot of web chatter concerning the new Google algorithm update — set to roll out this month — and what to expect for the rest of 2013 with regards to SEO for Google. I think this latest algo update will send a lot of people who have been doing shady SEO [...]The post...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:20 pm

7 Small Business Internet Marketing Tips

Owning a business is a basic part of the American Dream. Besides having the freedoms inherent in the United States and owning a house, having one’s own company could be the most sought after facet of being an American. The internet has made this a reality for many. However, there are aspects...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 10:20 pm

The Top 12 Free Local Search Directories

Local SEO is not only budget-friendly for a small business, but it offers the opportunity to connect with the most relevant customers. It is possible to achieve great local search rankings without a large SEO outlay. Whether you hire an SEO company or do it yourself, you must invest the time. Local...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 12:00 pm

Two Critical Factors That Will Help Grow Your Business’s Bottom Line

A constant increase in new customers year after year is an ideal thing to businesses; but to achieve that, there are two critical factors businesses should address in order to keep their marketing plan strong and up-to-date: (1) Their primary Continue reading »
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 8:00 pm

We Have Lift-Off

It was 1998 when we took our fledgling steps onto the interwebs with our very first website, and 15 years and 5 iterations later, we’re doing it again. This 6th version of our website will replace the one that served us well since 2009, a site we loved but a site that needed to be retired.
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 8:00 pm

The Umbraco CMS

I’ve been building websites on the Umbraco contact management system since 2006 and I’ll be honest, it still blows my mind how awesome this tool is. The guys over at Umbraco really knew what they were doing when they started developing this CMS.
Posted on Mon, Jun 10th, 2013 8:00 pm

Unsubscribed - 5 Tips to Avoid It

Google announced that on June 1st, 2013, Google Reader will be deactivated. My co-worker and I were shocked since we both relied on Google Reader for our morning blog reading routine, so the idea of transferring our favorite ones to a new RSS reader, well…we felt slightly overwhelmed.
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 7:55 am

Free Professional Email Marketing Templates

I’m frequentl asked where to get free professional email marketing templates. In fact, there are many available online but most come in the form of html format which may not that easy to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit our website at http://v-sopdesign.com/ for full links,...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 3:34 pm

Amazing Cues by Pechauer

  Fire Pixel launched a new website for Pechauer Custom Cues.  We got creative with this eCommerce website, each cue and accessory category has a custom layout with beautiful backgrounds and custom views. 2013 marks the 50 year anniversary of J. Pechauer Custom Cues.
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 3:33 pm

Lifetime Fitness Sucks and Is Overpriced!

Lifetime Fitness Sucks and Is Overpriced! LIFETIME FITN [...]
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 4:34 pm

Hashtags on Facebook

Well that escalated quickly. In one sense it was probably inevitable. After Facebook purchased Instagram, a social media site that uses hashtags regularly, it was probably only a matter of time that they would fully jump on the hashtag bandwagon. So now instead of being mocked when you accidentally...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 4:40 pm

Curating Content: 20 Blog Topic Ideas

Blogging is a tricky business, especially when you think about your audience. While curating content every week, I ask myself “How will this assist __(insert name)__” and I run down the list of 5 or 6 clients in vastly different fields. What do you write about when your audience...
Posted on Tue, Jun 18th, 2013 8:09 am

The Website Redesign Process: Using Notable

When you receive the mockup for your web redesign, you might just say, “I love it!” and a week later your website is live. However, you might have some feedback you want to share. We love Notable for this step because it lets everyone put notes directly in the right spot, limiting the...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:04 am

PHP that has simpler language code

Early to office, switching on the system and browsing whole loads of website for our work. Never cared how they work or on what was used to develop such mesmerizing website. Well, the most renowned and famously used in most of the website is PHP. PHP in retro world was known as...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:04 am

Buying and selling becomes simple through E-Commerce Development

Today, walking down the street during the three seasons is more tiresome. No one enjoys traditional shopping any more. Online shopping has become a preferable option for all of us as our order is just a click away. E-Commerce is nothing but online shopping. It is basically buying and selling of...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:04 am

Magento Fits Small and Large Retailers of Every Business

Launched in the year 2008 as an open-source e-com web application, Magento now has over 4 billion downloads. Small and large retailers like Lindtt, Nike, kipling etc. use Magento’s e-commerce solutions. They believe in keep up with technology and customer requirement and released mobile...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:04 am

WordPress Design and Development – Powerful Designs with Expert Touch

People find a lot of ways to go about to create a website for their business or for personal reasons online. But most of these are not at all effective since the majority does not know how effective the results would be. Before starting a website of your own, it is necessary to know what you...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 8:04 am

Give Your Web Page Perfect Makeover with Joomla

Joomla is a fantastic open source Content Management System developed in PHP. Its popularity is so huge that since it was released in 2005, Joomla has been downloaded by more than 35 million people around the world. The main advantages of using Joomla to manage your webpage content are that...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 2:40 am

Outsource Software Development

Every business aims to grow and capture up with the present pattern in its specific sector. Streaming with the present pattern, the procedures and strategies in a software development company keeps on remodeling. Why Software Outsourcing Each day is challenging and it needs continuous up-dates on...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 2:40 am

Primary Offshore Software Development Models

Offshore software development is not only getting ground but also has become the best application development practice among the US and Western software vendors. These models have increasingly given low cost competitive advantage to the advanced businesses and helped them build solid applications....
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 7:04 am

Converting a Personal Facebook Page to a Business Page

Back in the old days we were able to help our clients convert a personal Facebook page into a Business page, but Facebook has stepped up security measures.  Now if we try to make this type of change, Facebook doesn’t recognize our IP address and blocks account access.  This makes it...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 7:04 am

How to Merge Facebook Business Pages

If your company has more than one Facebook Business page, don’t worry!  You can merge them together, and the process is actually pretty painless.  If you want to merge these rogue Facebook Business pages together to control your social media presence, follow these steps. Before...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 7:48 am

What to Look for when Choosing an SEO Company

The prominence of SEO services has led to the rise of many companies that specialize in the delivery of the services. You have a task of choosing the best company to provide these services for you as an individual or a company. There are several factors that you need to consider when choosing the...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 8:05 am

Why Refactoring Magento Store To Responsive Design is Smart Move?

Recently we have been assigned task of refactoring a traditionally fixed layout of magento to a responsive design. You must be wondering whether you need magento responsive web design for your eCommerce store or not? But the answer is sooner or later you need to switch to responsive design. Why...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 8:05 am

The 5 Minutes Amazon Web-store Guide For Small Business

Small business who have opted for Amazon Solutions are able to sell more with Amazon webstore rather than other expensive multi-channel sales strategies. By selecting to market products both on Amazon.com and on ecommerce website (that is already powered by Amazon webstore). Small business owners...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 8:05 am

10 Tips For Successful eCommerce Websites

If you are aspiring to become a successful online retailer in today’s eCommerce biz then you have to survive many adversity which comes in starting a business. Due to various reasons many start ups succumb after some months of their operations. This is basically due to lack of planning and...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 10:00 am

Five Ways to Make Your Business More Transparent – Second in a Series

Open-book management gives employees a share in the outcome of the business. It inspires intrapreneurs, who drive innovation within your organization. It’s an honest, open and transparent approach to business that can positively impact your corporate ecosystem.
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 10:46 am

50 Ways to Grow Your Email Marketing List

Pam Neely’s ebook 50 Ways To Grow Your Email Marketing List is a practical compendium of ideas. She divides her 50 tactics among six basic strategies: Get more opt-ins at your website. Gather subscribers from social media. Use search and other people’s websites. Take action in the real...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:02 pm

5 Ways Social Media Can Make Your Trade Show A Success

By Timothy Carter Social media is becoming a popular way for customers and businesses to interact. If you’re not using [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:02 pm

How to Use Google Analytics to Tell Where Your Website Traffic Comes From

By Tirrell Payton The Google Analytics Dashboard can be scary and confusing.  I am going to break down how to [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:02 pm

Are You In The Flow?

By Natalie MacNeil I hate the whole concept of work-life balance. I don’t believe in it. Never have. What I [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:02 pm

What If How You Sold Was as Important as What You Sold?

By John Jantsch So, for starters, the title to this post poses a bit of a trick question because significant [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 2:41 pm

Web Development Process Flow (for Clients)

We know the web development process can be a little daunting for business owners, there’s a lot to consider. Working with a web developer that’s transparent and easy to communicate with makes a world of difference. At Spark Logix Studios, effective and useful communication is a staple...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:05 pm

Everything Looks Like a Meal to a Starving Man

By S. Anthony Iannarino The hungrier you get, the more willing you are to eat something that isn’t really good [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:05 pm

Which Sole Proprietors Cheat on Their Taxes (According to the IRS)?

By Scott Shane If you are non-native-English-speaking man who runs a construction or real estate rental business, hires a tax [...]
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:35 pm

Consumer Website Content To Go

Is your target audience consumers? If so, we’re talking to you. Whether or not you have a brick and mortar location, but especially if you do, it’s imperative that your website be designed as your complementary face to the world and that all your content be high-quality, custom and...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 6:06 pm

Mercury Retrograde Sale – June 28th to the 20th

Yes, I am an astrology buff, and I have actually been studying it for about 10 years, yes, surprise surprise.  So, I know when mercury retrograde comes around people tend to freak out but its not all that bad if you know how to use it.  Its really only about communication.  Things go...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 6:02 pm

Expert Interview: Sam Timalsina on Drupal 8

Yesterday I had the distinct pleasure to talk with one of Magic Logix’s talented web developers, Sam Timalsina, and got this thoughts what we can expect from the highly anticipated Drupal... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] ...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 7:31 pm

iCee Better App Available for Download!

We are very pleased to announce the release of one of our latest apps, iCee Better! iCee Better’s primary focus is to help you read online text. You’ll be amazed at how a simple background color correction, one of iCee’s functions, can improve your reading experience. Some of the...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 5:29 am

Kentico Vs Umbraco – Most Popular ASP.NET CMSs Compared Side by Side

There are many top-quality CMS options available out there using ASP.NET framework. However, Kentico and Umbraco are the two most popular dot net CMSs today. While you might have studies both of them in detail, it sometimes become challenging to … Read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 6:07 am

Visual Merchandising – A Novel Yet Ancient Technique for Boosting Ecommerce Sales

There are two ways in which we communicate – verbal and non-verbal. In case of an ecommerce store, the content – the words – are the foundation for verbal communication. So, a well-written copy, subtly pointing out the benefits of … Read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 10:00 am

The Science of Responsive: Part 3 – Fluid Grids

In part 3 of our series on the Science of Responsive Design we delve into the world of fluid grids. Fluid grids allow for the creation of flexible content that is well-constructed across multiple devices.
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 11:34 am

Online Printers in South Africa

As a freelance graphic designer I have bookmarked a few sites of online printers I plan to use. I thought I’d share them with you. So whether you are a business looking to get your business cards or flyers printed, or a graphic designer, I hope you will find this list helpful. Business...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 1:47 pm

Aesthetics of Flat Design

Flat design is a minimalistic design approach that advocates for the removal… more
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 1:28 pm

Launching Ninkasi Brewing Company’s Mobile Site!

  Ninkasi Brewing Company is an Oregon-based company founded in 2006. Over the last few years, they have made a huge name for themselves. They knew they needed a quality website to go along with their growing popularity. That’s where we came in. Forix teamed up with Ninkasi Brewing and,...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 10:17 am

Choosing Photos for Your Website

We’re putting the finishing touches on a website for an educational initiative, and adding those touches has brought up a lot of points about photos. Big photos are popular on websites, even trendy. The site owner for this website showed us a number of sites she likes, and nearly all had a...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 2:05 pm

Watch Samsung Galaxy and Ativ live Event directly from UK

Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 2:05 pm

Instragram Video Released with Cinema

Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 10:15 am

1 Magento Mobile App To Maximize Your Profit

Off course you want your new online business unique and stand out of the crowd ? Well, for this you need to think out of the box. However acting on such a different idea is crucial. So how about integrating mobile commerce with your existing eCommerce store? Mobile commerce is business activity via...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 10:15 am

Can HTML5 Replace Native Ecommerce Mobile Apps?

HTML5 could soon take place of native apps in mobile commerce and their schemes. The reason is growth in mobile market for the giants like Apple, Android and Windows. The ease of keeping user experience that serves all platforms and the remarkable cost advantages makes this an obvious approach for...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 3:00 pm

Link Building is a Team Effort

Superman needs the Justice League. He’s invulnerable and super strong, but he relies on the talents of his teammates. Superman can’t handle a crisis in Atlantis as well as Aquaman can, and when Lex Luthor’s running around with a Kryptonite raygun, it’s time to call Wonder...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 11:34 am

7 Dos and Don’ts of Mobile App Marketing [Infographic]

We have unveiled our latest infographic, “7 Dos and Don’ts of Mobile App Marketing”, which sheds light on vital aspects that mobile app marketers need to focus on to make sure their promotional activities drive results. The information graphic gets down to the crux of a campaign...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 7:58 am

3 Enduring Myths about Small Business Web Development

Small businesses are the beloved children of the entrepreneurs who start them. According to SBA, more than 50% of small businesses fail within the first five years. There are several reasons for this failure, and web development is not even … Read more
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 3:00 am

FAQ Friday: Does Content Distribution Still Work?

Editor’s Note: Every Friday, Jon Ball answers your frequently asked link building questions. This week we tackle directories, content spam and article marketing. “Does Content Distribution Still Work?” Content distribution is pretty vague, so I’ll talk about what...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 4:25 am

10 Simple But Effective Ways To Increase Conversions Upto 150%

Are you having online store and getting enough traffic but that traffic is not converting into buying customers? If yes, Then your ecommerce store is lacking in some simple yet effective design and usability elements. A few design elements changes can definitely increase your sales upto 150%. Below...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 4:55 am

The Olive Reading List: June 21, 2013

Here’s a look at some of the things we’ve been reading, watching, and discussing in the Olive studio this week: Page Weight Matters Optimizing the size of your pages is definitely best-practice, but could it lead to a whole new set of users for your site? — Peter Robelia...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 6:28 am

7 MUST HAVE MOBILE APPLICATIONS FOR 2013

Mobile devices have become an essential part of our day to day lives. They have come to play a vital role in undertaking our day to day activities and have almost evolved to into a ‘basic’ need with some individuals even referring to themes their ‘babies’. With the emergence...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 6:34 am

Magento VS Volusion

Searching the best shopping cart which perfectly suits your business requirements is a elongated process . There are few people who actually find the perfect platform for their shopping website. I would like to compare and throw some light on two of the well known eCommerce solutions: Volusion...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 8:44 am

American Dance Festival – Pilobolus Performance

Last night Alisa, Lydia, Beth, Jennifer, and their families were able to get g… more
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 8:10 am

Benefits of Social Media Marketing

Social media paves the way for every business to market its products and services. Yes, when the business is new, it also helps business market themselves. It helps a business to create brand awareness and prove that they exist for a solid mission of helping their customers out there. Social media...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 8:28 am

Learn How To Build A Successful eCommerce Website?

Today we are living in a world which never stops neither our ambition of growth nor our desire to succeed. If you are looking to start a business by selling some good or services online then welcome to the world of eCommerce. This is the domain which lets seller and buyer come to a common virtual...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 8:56 am

4 Simple Tricks to Spying on Your Online Competition

4 Simple Tricks to Spying on Your Online Competition Many of us would love to be a fly on the wall when it comes to our competition.  Being on-line does make this dream somewhat of a reality.There are a few simple tricks you can implement to find out what your on-line competitors are doing in...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 9:30 am

How to advertise with Youtube videos without paying a penny to Google

Do you know YouTube ads that come before the content? Most likely you’ve already seen one because they come in every fifth video as you see. I have no data on the profitability that gives this type of online advertising. Visibility of your brand: the carrier image is a powerful...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 10:58 am

What your Logo says about your Website

What does your logo say? Is it an extension of your brand? When people land on your website and see that visual masterpiece of pixilation does it make them feel confident…or is it not credible and does it drive visitors away? According to Google Adwords, 90 percent of visitors leave a site...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 1:12 pm

This Site is Now Completely WordPress

tomstier.com is now completely converted over to the WordPress platform. For many years this site was powered by another content management system (CMS). But, when we added WordPress to make up for the lack of a easy & quick blogging feature, inertia set in. It became a hassle for us to deal...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 1:12 pm

The Spacing In My WordPress Post is Uneven

One of our clients recently contacted us to report “a little problem with spacing” when he created a new Post in his WordPress business web site. In the Edit Post screen there are two ways to view your Post. Visual and Text (or HTML). On switching to the HTML view, we could see that the...
Posted on Tue, Jun 11th, 2013 1:12 pm

Website for Local Food Company

We are pleased to announce the live status of BOLA Granola’s new website! For this conversion to WordPress, BOLA wanted all their site pages to retain the same design as their old site, with some image and positioning updates. To say the desired design was unconventional for a WordPress site...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 3:40 pm

Carney – Border Collie

  Hi everyone! I am a really cool Border collie boy. I am ready for a forever family if you are ready for me!! I am fostered in MA and I was given up by my so-called mom because her new boyfriend doesn’t like dogs!! I bet in the longThe post Carney – Border Collie appeared first on...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 3:40 pm

Slim Jim – Boxer

Slim Jim is a perfectly behaved Boxer boy. He is great in the house and is a snuggle boy. He is GREAT with kids and other dogs but NOT cats. He is leash trained and is a very loyal and sweet boy looking for his forever…..   He has anotherThe post Slim Jim – Boxer appeared first on...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 3:40 pm

Yoda – Terrier

Yoda is a pure Mutt! There is not one breed that we can pin point in him. He is 8 months old and only weighs 26 pounds, so he will not be a very big adult. He is a very nice boy who gets along with kids, cats and otherThe post Yoda – Terrier appeared first on Massachusetts Web Designs.
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 3:40 pm

Raja – Boxer Mix

Hello everyone looking for a great dog! I am she!! I am a year old and obedience trained and I am VERY good with kids! Also cats are just fine in my book. Dogs are my buddies too. I am house broken and I use a dog dooer all byThe post Raja – Boxer Mix appeared first on Massachusetts Web...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 3:40 pm

Monkey – American Bull Dog / Pit Bull Terrier

 Meet Monkey he’s a 10 week old baby full of energy and looking for love. Monkey is about 15lb so he’s going to be a big boy! He is great with other dogs, cats, and children. What a great snuggle bug!!The post Monkey – American Bull Dog / Pit Bull Terrier appeared first on...
Posted on Fri, Jun 21st, 2013 5:18 pm

Technique de marketing web : la Loi de Pareto

Chez Index Web Marketing, nous recherchons en permanence de nouvelles techniques de marketing Web pour augmenter nos retours sur investissement. Alors, si comme la plupart de nos clients, vous cherchez à faire exploser vos ventes et améliorer vos résultats, cet article est pour...
Posted on Sat, Jun 22nd, 2013 2:57 am

5 Best Web Hosting Companies

Once you get ready with your blog or website in your own hands and publish it with pictures and post; indeed you are ready to host your own apps. This is the best time to find a web hosting service provider that is able to offer you with all the necessary design tools, speed bandwidth and space for...
Posted on Sat, Jun 22nd, 2013 6:34 pm

Jack Stalwart – Secret Agent

Have you ever daydreamed about being a super spy? Traveling the world, catchings thieves, and uncovering stolen treasures? With the new Jack Stalwart- Passport to Adventure app, you can live the life of a secret agent and go on your own classified missions! Secret Agent Jack is a 9 year old spy for...
Posted on Thu, Jun 20th, 2013 7:28 am

SEO: What Basics You Need to Know

SEO stands for “search engine optimization” which comprises all our actions over the content of a website to improve its ranking in search results according to specific queries (keywords or combinations of words that are set for each site). What is a query? It is a word or expression...
Posted on Sun, Jun 23rd, 2013 10:30 am

Why Google’s Penguin 2.0 is A Good Thing

Announce a Google search engine algorithm update and everyone goes crazy. Two of the most important Google updates in the history of the search engine were released in the last few years. The first major algorithm update was the Panda...
Posted on Sun, Jun 23rd, 2013 4:26 pm

Social Media Percentages

The total number of hours senior executives and decision makers spend time on social media on a daily basis which is 40 percent more time than those that are not in such positions. (Source: Ipsos Open Thinking Exchange)       Percentage of Twitter users who mainly access...
Posted on Sun, Jun 23rd, 2013 9:32 pm

The War on the Humanities has Three Fronts (Part 3: Artists Themselves)

“And potter is angry with potter, and craftsman with craftsman, and beggar is jealous of beggar, and minstrel of minstrel.” -  Hesiod, Works and Days, ll. 25-26 Hesiod thought this jealousy between peers was “wholesome for men.”  It encouraged “even the...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 7:49 am

4 Best WordPress Shopping Cart Plugins

WordPress shopping cart plugin can easily transform your WordPress site to an ecommerce store. There are plenty of WordPress shopping cart plugins that may help you permitting an alternative way to earn revenue from your WordPress blog rather than only reling on earnings from advertising. Shopping...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 1:56 pm

The MusArt Collective Artist Interview - Danielle Barbour

J2 Productionz Graphic, Website Design and SEO Services filmed and edited the first of a series of artist interview for The MusArt Collective Gallery, http://www.facebook.com/musartcollective, with the artist Danielle Barbour out of Greenwood Lake, NY. In this interview she discusses why she joined...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 9:11 am

Important tips for Creating Search Engine friendly Web Content

Many of the companies nowadays create the fantastic looking website, but have you ever thought that how a site will perform in the search engines? Are the search engines being able to view all your contents? Are the titles in correct place? Do you have different page descriptions and do they...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 9:24 am

Amazon Webstore Simplified Meta Tags To Add & Optimize More Categories

Since its initial launch Amazon Webstore has provided sellers with the ability to modify the meta title, description, and keywords fields for category pages. Amazon has now removed a platform file size limitation, so that sellers with a large navigation tree and extensive category page optimization...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 12:37 pm

Salesforce Productivity and Deal Closing

If you have a business that sells something then the future of sales is an important topic. Typically the way people in sales utilize technology to increase their productivity and ability to close the deal changes as quickly as technology itself. Very few other areas have such a high level of...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 12:24 pm

WordPress Websites Step by Step, by Caimin Jones

We’re a WordPress shop, and definitely big fans of WordPress. We find that, for our clients who like to have a hands-on relationship with their websites, Word Press is much easier and friendlier than other content management systems. We also find that it’s faster for us — and...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 1:04 pm

P1P Webinar: How Linkdex Helps Identify Influencers for Link Building Opportunities

Join Page One Power’s Jon Ball on Wed, Jun 26, at 1:00 PM EDT for our latest webinar! This is a co-sponsored webinar with Linkdex, titled “How Linkdex Helps Identify Influencers for Link Building Opportunities.” Register Here for this free webinar! Attendees Will Learn: *...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:00 pm

Do Your Customers Look Forward to Seeing You?

By Jeanne Bliss As another installment in my series of articles that point out examples of great customer service, I’d [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:00 pm

How to Get Your Company Back in Good Standing This Summer

By Nellie Akalp When a company fails to meet its legal obligations with the state, it can fall into bad [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:00 pm

Is it Possible to Create a Business Startup Right After College?

By Richard White Is it a good idea to create a business startup right after college? Before you ask this [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:00 pm

No One Wants a PowerPoint Presentation

By S. Anthony Iannarino No one wants a PowerPoint presentation. No one wants to watch or listen to you speak [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:00 pm

Conquer Your Personal Dragons

By Natalie MacNeil When we know what we want, what sabotages our success and prevents us from getting what we [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 1:24 pm

Make Boring Topics Exciting!

As an online writer or content writer, you will have to write about extremely boring topics that can put you to sleep. However, you need to be able to make your article on the boring topic as fun and interesting as possible so that it does...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:27 pm

Glide Interactive Partners with Ringling College of Art + Design for Glidea Pitch

Glide Interactive is pleased to announce the addition of Ringling College of Art + Design as a partner for its idea pitching contest Glidea Pitch. In addition, Ringling College’s President Dr. Larry R. Thompson and Futurist in Residence David Houle will both serve as panel members to help...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:06 pm

Review of Moz: Demystifying Search Engine Optimization

By TJ McCue The U.S. Military has certain equipment that it calls a “black box.” In some computing circles, a [...]
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 2:37 pm

A Guide to Targeted Writing for Business Audiences

View original at A Guide to Targeted Writing for Business Audiences.After performing market research and reviewing your customer trends, you’ve finally identified your target audience. So now what? How do you use that information to engage with your company’s target audience in writing?...
Posted on Mon, Jun 24th, 2013 4:00 pm

WI Warehouses Mapped

Fire Pixel launched a new WordPress Template website for Wisconsin Warehouse Association.  The real exciting part is the new Warehouse Locator tool, This location script is used to identify multiple locations, each location bubble is capable of displaying contact info, hours, photo, etc.....
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:11 pm

Jump imagines a new craft beer exploration series for Creemore Springs Brewery! Imagination never tasted so good!

Ontario’s Creemore Springs Brewery has unveiled a new craft beer exploration series by Mad & Noisy Brewing.  The offshoot brewery is named after the Mad ...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:11 pm

South St. Burger launches line-up of Signature Burgers – Built Just Right

South St. Burger has added a line-up of 4 Signature Burgers to their menu.  After a highly successful trial at select locations, The True North, ...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:11 pm

Jump launches Freshwest Grill’s new website

Freshwest Grill recently launched an all-new Jump designed and developed website. Currently with two locations in the heart of Toronto’s downtown core, Freshwest Grill offers ...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:11 pm

GlobalShop 2013: Understanding consumers today

This year’s GlobalShop once again brought together record numbers in Chicago. Thousands of retailers, designers and marketers gathered this past April for the retail industry’s ...
Posted on Wed, Jun 19th, 2013 4:11 pm

Jump relaunches Yogen Früz online

This past week, Yogen Früz’s website was relaunched. The new site brings all brand content and information into one easily navigable location. Yogen Früz has ...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 1:26 am

The Role of Technology in Transcribing and Processing Legal

During any legal proceeding, the documentation generated can be massive. Whether they are research tasks, discovery requests, petitions, internal communications, or witness affidavits, there is something on paper for every step taken when navigating the legal maze and this volume of paperwork can...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 2:17 am

11 Undisputed Ways To Gain New Customers Online

So, you have crossed the first hurdle of setting up an eCommerce store and running it efficiently? This isn’t the full cycle of online business because you need more and more loyal customers to do repeated shopping from your store. Selling of a product coupled with better customer service is...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 5:30 am

Understanding PPC Visitors Behaviour On Poorly Designed Landing Pages

Understanding PPC Visitors Behaviour On Poorly Designed Landing Pages Landing pages have one goal, to convert visitors.  The conversion could be to download a document, subscribe to a blog, or to purchase a product.Your home page and in many instances your service or product page are not...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 5:30 am

Can Google Crawl Your Website Effectively

Can Google Crawl Your Website Effectively We recently felt some of our client's website traffic numbers were stalling; we had become used to seeing monthly increases and didn't like it when we spotted a trend towards stagnation and in one case a decline in traffic numbers. ...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 6:07 am

5 Best WordPress Hosting Service Providers

Web hosting is one of the very important element of any well performing website. Selection of best web hosting for your wordpress website can can improve a website’s performance and increase the user experience to boost the sales on the whole. There are dozens of WordPress hosting providers...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 7:42 am

Do The Advertising Social Media Your Customers Will Really Get Into

  1. The power of internet Today the internet is one of the most powerful ways of advertising. Hundreds of millions of users travel over the internet daily, from everywhere in the world. The potential for advertising within its realms will certainly increase your sales. A study from GroupM,...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 7:17 am

Amazon Webstore Solutions For Large Businesses Part-1

This is first part of the two post about Amazon Webstore Solutions for Large Businesses. Previously we have discussed about Amazon Webstore Solution for Small Business and Enterprise Business. Amazon is the biggest giant in global retail market. Those who project their offering under Amazon’s...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 9:49 am

Apple iOS Vs. Google Android – A Debate Between Two Stalwarts

Smart mobile devices are the greatest inventions of the last decade. Continued innovation on this field has vastly improved the quality of human life, and it has absolutely changed the expectation and behaviours of average public. Less than ten years … Read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 10:50 am

Michael McGrath Management Services

Official website of internationally renowed motivational speaker, Michael McGrath. View website read more
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 2:25 pm

17 Essential Tips for Printing Fonts

17 Essential Tips for Printing FontsSince visual elements are such a large part of print design, many designers make the mistake of focusing their attention on shape, line and color while neglecting the typography used in the design. However, text is one of the most crucial aspects of any print...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 8:28 am

The Website Redesign Process: Staff Bios

The staff information page should be one of the easiest to put together — after all, you already know who works for you and what they do, and you must have everyone’s resumes on file somewhere. The staff page tends to be fairly factual, and if yours is like the average website, only...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 4:02 pm

6 Tips For Powerful Landing Page Copy

Consider this scenario. You put up a lot of effort for writing ads. Right from headline to body copy, you don’t miss an inch of space. You are crisp, clear and to the point. Why then, do you not show the same amount of decisiveness for your landing page copy? The tragedy is that a lot of...
Posted on Tue, Jun 25th, 2013 4:39 pm

Penguin 2.0 – What We’ve Learned

Penguin 2.0 was released nearly a month ago, with much fanfare, fear and uncertainty. It’s time to take a moment and look at what we’ve learned since Penguin 2.0’s inception. First of all, there have been a few data deep dives and case study releases that claim to have an...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 1:19 am

Lessons from SwiftKey for Making it Big on Google Play

SwiftKey is one the biggest success stories on Google Play. Android app development receives a lot of criticism for being difficult to monetize, and here we have a company that is earning bucketfuls on Google Play. This app has stayed … Read more
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 2:55 am

ZealousWeb is launching an intriguing contest, where the odds are with you. Advancing!!

Hello Friends, We know it’s hard to imagine and just so you know as much as it sounds exciting, plain & easy. IT IS! We are coming up with our first Contest i.e. a “Fill it to Win it contest” … Read more
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 3:15 am

Advantages Of A Mobile Website Design

When a website is created, it can be easily viewed on your personal computer or your laptop. However, to make your website viewable on a mobile device, you need to design your site differently. To make your website smart phone friendly, you need to hire a mobile website designer. Mobile sites are...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 4:24 am

Amazon Webstore Solutions For Large Businesses Part-2

Sequel to our earlier post on Amazon Webstore Solutions for large Business lets explore some more features with Amazon Webstore for large Business for those who missed part 1 click here. Site Customization Sellers can develop their own eCommerce website as per the brand image they want to display....
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 6:16 am

Google the positives and the negatives!

During recent weeks there’s been a great deal of negative comment about Google but we’re not going to dwell on that today because we like Google, and we know Google is good for business. Finance and taxation issues are not our bag but online visibility is - that’s a positive...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 6:10 am

How to promote your brand wherever you go

Marketing is the most important part of business which starts with business and ends with it. Marketing skills include the skill to attract the buyer. It is necessary to give clear and positive approach of the product to the customers. Any confusion while marketing a product would create an unclear...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 10:00 am

Five Ways to Make Your Business More Transparent – Third in a Series

Making a commitment to open source software keeps your business open to a developing technology landscape. Using open source software in your organization is essential if you plan to grow. It doesn’t lock you into an inflexible contract. It’s scalable, dynamic and easy to configure for...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 9:35 am

Self Promotion!Full...

Self Promotion!Full project: http://www.brunoviegas.com/62555/1228920/p-r-o-j-e-c-t-s/self-promotion
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 10:00 am

What Makes an Image Pinnable?

Social media powerhouse Pinterest is a bookmarking tool that works much like a cork board mixed with social media. Instead of ripping photos out of magazines, users pin images from webpages across the internet to their virtual boards. Users can follow others and see their pins on a main feed,...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 1:53 pm

Join Social Media Meetup Kathmandu on 29th June 2013

Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 1:12 am

How iPad App Development is Revolutionizing Education

When the iPad was launched, it was seen primarily as a device for entertainment. It was marketed as a nifty piece of technology that would make browsing the Internet, checking out social networking sites and playing games fun. Not many … Read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 3:20 am

How to Introduce Your Company on Social Networks

One of the most common complication of small company interacting on social network is that they often create profiles and not to feed them or spread them to reach their target audience. The people, who perform these actions, often believe they’ll get just for signing up presence on a social...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 3:58 am

5 Effective Ways to Speed Up Responsive Website

Everyday the number of mobile devices, technologies and web browsers that need to work with your site are growing (in all screen sizes).Responsive web design stands for a basic but important website building move towards the develop our websites now and in the future. Last week we discussed about 4...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 6:40 am

Google Strikes Again

It’s too early to tell exactly what Google has done, but early indications show a major shift in how Google ranks websites was launched this week.  Depending on which side of the fence you’re on you may be happy or very sad about this latest change.  The change seems to be...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 7:34 am

Formal Corporate Headshots

Commission for Allianz Insurance who required some formal corporate headshots for their staff profiles.
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 8:46 am

David Ogilvy Interview

What Advertisers can Learn from the Life and Times of David Ogilvy read more
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 8:59 am

10 Best Ecommerce Website Designs

One of the most important elements of design composition is to appear pleasing and simple for viewers, not to mention ease of use. Here we have gathered some of the most appealing and satisfying designs from our basket. We have designed hundreds of eCommerce websites so far. Being an specialist web...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 9:12 am

Shortstack Jazzes Up Your Facebook Posts

Facebook can be a great place to strut your stuff for customers and engage with your fans. Unfortunately, we don’t have much control over Facebook. Shortstack is a fremium utility that lets you take control at Facebook without requiring special skills. Shortstack has a nice collection of...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 10:28 am

How to Get a Link on DMOZ | Understanding the Human Nature of the Human-Curated Internet

DMOZ is a beautiful, still-functioning dinosaur. The Open Directory Project has been around since 1998, and it’s sill useful, relevant and curated by humans. There are very few online entities that have remained as elegantly simple as DMOZ has for 15 years. It was built with Usenet in mind...
Posted on Wed, Jun 26th, 2013 1:22 pm

Are Your Sales and Marketing Teams Singing the Same Tune?

In most companies, sales and marketing teams usually work in their own individual silos, unaware of what each other is doing. Not only is this inefficient, but it affects the effectiveness of all your sales and marketing processes. Since sales and marketing are the biggest drivers for...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 12:52 pm

Company Logo Designs

.. A company logo design is an essential step in bringing your business online and establishing a lasting impression to your visitors or customers. It can be simple or complex but the main goal is always the same; a company logo should enable a customer to identify the company as soon as possible...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 1:36 pm

Vine vs. Instagram: The Battle Rages On

There’s no secret to it, Instagram is by far one of my favorite social platforms. There’s been plenty a night out or some type of event where I’ve enjoyed documenting everything... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] ...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 2:35 pm

Domain registration: What You Need to Know

Today we shall consider what rights you get when registering a domain, what levels of domains exist and how to choose a domain registrar. Proprietary rights First, paying money for the domain you have to understand that you do not buy it, but actually rent it from “accredited registrar”...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 1:55 pm

Good Branding Starts With You

Today, I got an email from one of our cherished author clients, Cynthia Ruchti, who gave me some great news. Her website was featured at a Christian retail show this week as an example of “a clean, crisp website that does a great job of capturing the author’s...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 3:12 pm

Wedding Show Website Development

Web Design, Web Development, Online Ticketing About: Toronto’s Bridal Show is one of the most prestigious Bridal Shows to hit Toronto. Website: www.torontosbridalshow.com
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 3:41 pm

some more logo sketches

some more logo sketches
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 4:35 pm

We Build Websites

We… Build… Awesome… Websites… LOOK WITH YOUR EYES! What’s that?  Why yes, that is a very astute observation.  We also do graphic design and branding.  We’re really good at that too. The websites we build are (in addition to being awesome)...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 9:28 pm

HTML5 and CSS3 Responsive Web Development

Freelance Designz now offers Fully Responsive web development. By implementing state of the art languages such as HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery; we craft your website to provide an optimal, high quality viewing experience on virtually any device! Our unique and … Continue reading →
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 9:03 am

Do you have good content for Google?

With Google apparently trying to ensure that you actually find what you are searching for, which is a totally weird concept, the importance of good content in relation to your search rankings has rapidly increased. While people have always touted “Content as King” in the same breath...
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 9:00 am

Social Media Strategy: 5 Time-Saving Tips

What makes for a successful inbound marketing strategy? Building relationships with your customers by educating them and offering them great content! One channel for building these relationships is through social media marketing. This type of marketing is an excellent way to circulate...
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 10:00 am

Recent Work: Branding & Web Design

One of our favourite designs of recent months. Aimed primarily at an Asian target market, this marketing project for Cork based language school, Future Scholars, started out as a blank canvas. Getting the appropriate look and feel was always going to be the pillar stone on which to build the...
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 9:47 am

6 Mistakes To Avoid While Performing Mobile Website SEO

Google releases updates on regular basis. These frequent update releases lies in the fact that Google wants users to get most relevant results. They are even launching operating instructions for several mobile ranking factors that could effect all type of mobile websites. Lets discuss some of those...
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 5:02 pm

Contemporary Social Issues Exhibition

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) will present Body & Soul: New International Ceramics, an exhibition featuring the work [...]
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 5:02 pm

Who is Patricia Watwood ?

Patricia Watwood has exhibited at galleries and institutions worldwide such as Hirschl & Adler and The Forbes Galleries in NYC, [...]
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 5:02 pm

How to Create a Google Plus Page for Your Small Business

By Shawn Hessinger Just like Facebook and Twitter, Google+ offers you the opportunity to create a business page to promote [...]
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 5:02 pm

H&M’s Next Collaboration Will Be with Isabel Marant

 Written by: Giselle Triana It’s been a while since H&M has done a collaboration with a fashion designer but now [...]
Posted on Fri, Jun 28th, 2013 4:23 pm

Mosaic On The Go!

  Fire Pixel launched a new mobile website for Mosaic Arts, Inc.  This is a smart website, it always detects which type device the visitor us using and shows the appropriate format for laptops, tablets, and phones.  To see this in action, simply go to www.mosaicartsinc.org from your...
Posted on Sat, Jun 29th, 2013 12:32 am

15 Bad Link Building Practices That Destroy Your Google Ranking

If you check the history of Google Index Algorithm, you will hundreds of changes since 2005. These changes indicates that Google keep trying to fight against web spam, spam content and pages. Now days you don’t need to focus on Google, focus on users because Google work for users not for...
Posted on Sat, Jun 29th, 2013 4:24 am

9 Tips of Writing Effective Product Descriptions

Writing ineffective product description is a casual mistake on many eCommerce Websites. Sometimes even professionals tend to follow out-of-the-way practices. It’s important to stay on the point and write product descriptions that explains to your reader about. So what is wrong with some of...
Posted on Sat, Jun 29th, 2013 1:05 pm

7 Strategies to Grow Your Ecommerce Business

The saying “Build it and they will come” definitely does not apply to your online store business. If you want to grow your e-commerce business you have to aggresively market your store and always beat out your competition to attract customers and traffic. Follow these 7 strategies to...
Posted on Thu, Jun 27th, 2013 9:28 pm

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! Add a link to this article on your Blog or Website!
Posted on Sat, Jun 29th, 2013 7:21 pm

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 4:38 pm

Sencha Touch Mobile Apps Development

Next generation mobile web languages are improving and will continue to evolve and embrace the capabilities of mobile devices. Our developers understand how to use HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript to build mobile websites that look and feel like native apps. Outside of standards-based mobile web...
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 5:44 pm

Titanium Mobile Apps Development

Appcelerator Titanium is an open source cross-platform mobile application development with the help of which various mobile applications can be created for iPhone, iPad, android phones and tablets. Using Appcelerator Titanium, you can create rich, scalable and resourceful mobile applications that...
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 8:21 pm

Is Writing a Dying Profession?

Ewan Morrison thinks so.  In a piece in The Guardian called “Are books dead, and can authors survive?” Morrison predicts that ebooks will kill paper books within 25 years.  He provides numbers: Barnes & Noble now sells three times more digital books than physical books....
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 7:26 pm

What to Do With Social Media Metrics

Social media marketing has the great advantage, compared with traditional advertising, of being measurable. Not perfectly measurable, it’s true, but much more measurable than an ad in the paper or a billboard. According to a recent survey, fewer than half of marketers surveyed about their...
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 7:00 am

How to Get New Customers

If you’ve never heard of pay-per-click search engine advertising, or if you’re skeptical of the cost and benefit of it, or if you are starting … Watch Now!
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 11:32 pm

Don’t be discouraged

Don’t let being told no over and over discourage you. Don’t let media discourage you. Our society is now ran by technology and the media. I think that both forums are great however, there is a stereotype portrayed in media of what it looks like to be successful such as having expensive...
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 11:32 pm

“Through strife…

“Through strife and struggle life is precious! Yesterday may have been stormy and there will be more stormy days through this journey but no matter how wrong you have gone as long as you are blessed with another day, another sunrise, you can always turn around.” ~Tammy Ms. Marie Johnson~
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 11:32 pm

How much should web development cost?

Ever wonder how much web development should really cost? What’s the average cost? Or if you already have a website and rethinking of re-modeling how much that should cost? Well there is a nifty calculator out on the web by DesignQuote.net that will give you an estimate on what the costs may...
Posted on Sun, Jun 30th, 2013 11:32 pm

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Thinking of starting your own business but not sure you should? Or do you already have one and frustrated with trying to figure out ways to continue building your brand? Some solutions come easier than others and I look forward to sharing ideas and tips in effort to assist in achieving objectives.

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