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News & Views from a Wirral Web Designer

Jun 11, 2014

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We all know that for a website to be successful it needs to be getting plenty of visitors and as a result, a huge industry of very profitable Web traffic related businesses have sprung up all over the Web. Some are good and some are not.

In an effort to sort some of the wheat from the chaff; I recently carried out some research for ways to increase visitors to a website to see just what is out there. The thing that struck me was that one of the top search results was a site that took a long time to load...

Jun 11, 2014

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The comparatively low cost of building a Website makes it one of the most cost effective ways of promoting a business. Even the smallest business can benefit from an online presence - provided it is an effective one.

One of the basic necessities of promoting your business with a Website is that it must be able to be found in search engines. Without this simple thing your site is effectively invisible to the general public and may as well not even exist. Disillusionment can soon set in when the company Website does not appear to be 'performing' and bringing in customers...

Jun 11, 2014

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Design is about more than just making things look nice and pretty, it is about functionality, usability, accessibility, and more. In short; it is about making things fit for purpose, and nowhere are there more stark contrasts of good and bad design than on the World Wide Web...

Jun 11, 2014

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The simplest and most cost-effective way to advertise your local small business is on Google. And when I say ‘cost-effective’ it doesn’t get any more so because it is absolutely free. You will almost certainly have heard about the Google cost per click advertising programme (Adwords) which is not free of course and I will get to that at a later date, but for now I want to concentrate on Google Places...

Jun 11, 2014

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The Web design and development industry is always moving forward. Frameworks, techniques and best practices come and go. But even in this fast paced industry there will always be principles and ideas which never go out of date...

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