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10 Design Mistakes To Avoid: Part 1

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When designing for the web or any other graphical piece, there are usually a few mistakes that are commonly made. To help you avoid these costly hiccups we’ve come up with a list of 10 mistakes you should try to avoid when creating your visuals. Make sure to check back next week for our final […]

Web Trends: Large Image Backgrounds

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Today Chad talks about a design trend you may want to consider when designing your site. Video Transcription Thanks to advances in coding and development, as well as the increase in broadband activity across the United States and abroad, you are seeing a lot more larger files being used on websites. What is particularly a […]

How can you Improve your Referrals?

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Andy talks about a few ways you can improve your referrals and grow your company. Video Transcription Some tips for getting referrals, which is a big part of any company growing. Going after referrals one great thing you can do is be specific about what you are looking for. Don’t just go out there and […]

Why is Contrast Ratio Important?

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Do you have a low contrast ratio? Today Colin lets you know what that could mean for your audience. Video Transcription One important factor on any website is contrast ratio. Contrast ration is basically the difference between the lighter colors and the darker colors on your website. If you have two colors that are too […]

What are the Benefits of a Single Page Website?

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Today Patrick lets you know why a single page website might be a good solution for you. Video Transcription A single page website is a great opportunity for you to get something out quickly to communicate your new product, your new service offering, or into a new vertical you might be exploring. It’s also a […]

How Can You Increase Conversion on Contact Forms?

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Today Andy lets you know what you can do to improve conversion on your forms. Video Transcription So if you are looking to increase conversion on contact forms, which are a key component of any business-to-business site, there are some things you can do. The first one is the easiest. Reduce the number of inputs […]

5 Ways to Improve Your Social Media Marketing for 2013

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2013 has now begun, but that doesn’t mean it’s to late to improve last year’s strategy and make sure your marketing is on track to deliver results. There are a few things you need to do in order to begin planning and adjusting your strategy. Below is a list of important steps to take to […]

Design Tip: How Gradients Help Add Depth

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Today Chad shares a Photoshop tip that will help add depth to your design. Video Transcription Ok, everyone- a quick little Photoshop tip here. In order to get a decent sense of depth in whatever graphical element you’re working on, you can use radial gradients with the overlay setting. What you would do is make […]

Will Adobe Flash be a factor in 2013?

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Today Colin talks about whether or not Adobe Flash is relevant and what you can expect for the rest of 2013. Video Transcription A lot of people think that flash is going away, but I would say there is still a place for flash in 2013. There is a huge base of developers that know […]

Should You Show Product Pricing?

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Do you show product pricing? Today Patrick lets you know if you should be. Video Transcription I typically believe in showing the product pricing on your website even if your competitors are not doing so. It offers a level of transparency to your customers and it shows that you believe in your product enough to […]