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Using Microinteractions to Improve User Experience


Mmm.. Is it doing anything? I better click that button ag— GOD DAMN IT!” You know that feeling. It’s just like when you accidentally hit your headphones’ cord and send them flying off your ears. Or when you get stuck behind a slow walker, and you hear the train arriving at the platform. Sheer exasperation. […]

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Fundamental Web Design Practices For 2017


The busy, hyperactive websites of the early 2000s are long gone, and the hyper-minimalist elegance introduced by Apple over ten years ago is here to stay (at least for a while in tech terms). So how do you build a website that both conforms to the industry standard of sophisticated elegance and stands out from […]

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The great power of Social Media


Many of us pale and get a little clammy when we start thinking about social media use, especially in a professional context. The power of social media marketing is undeniable – we have all heard of people whose careers have risen out of ashes due to clever social media use, and small businesses whose engaging […]

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The Importance Of A Brochure Website


If you are not selling over the internet, you might wonder if you really still need a website. After all, you are marketing all over social media and the goal is to get people into your brick and mortar premises. They can’t place an order on your website.  You’ve got all your contact details and opening hours […]

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The eCommerce Retailer’s Guide to Using Color


eCommerce is a big business. In the U.S., eCommerce sales are expected to reach $500 billion by the end of 2017; European sales are expected to hit $250 billion by the end of this year, too, which means there’s a lot of online competition. In the past, eCommerce sites were treated with suspicion, but innovations […]

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What Is A Sales Funnel?


Small business owners often start out because they have expertise and passion in a particular field.  But to survive, they have to be fast learners.  They must be able to learn about all aspects of running a business and put their new knowledge into action quickly.  Being a wonderful craftsperson or expert isn’t enough.  You […]

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5 Infamous Web Hacks In 2016


Hacking scandals hit the headlines regularly.  A bank’s website goes down.  An organization is frantically reassuring the public after their database was hacked.  Hacking isn’t a new problem.  Every new advance in communications technology since the telegraph machine has been subject to hacking.  (Yes, there were telegraph hackers!) Hacking isn’t a new problem.  Every new advance in […]

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Online Advertising 101: What Works Best?


Wouldn’t it be great if there was one online advertising technique that ticked all the boxes?  Imagine if you could just find that one perfect way to advertise your business online and didn’t need to worry about any other tactics?  An annoying reality prevents this.  People are most responsive when they’ve seen your campaign in […]

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Why Your Website Isn’t Converting Visitors to Leads


Your company’s website is a crucial part of your digital marketing strategy.  It has an important job: to convert visitors to sales leads.  If that isn’t happening, something is wrong.  Let’s do a little trouble shooting and see why your business website isn’t convincing your visitors to take the next step and identify themselves as […]

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5 Signs You Need a New Website


Developing and launching a new website is a big task, and it’s easy to put it on the long finger.  It’s a bit like those household tasks we dread and ignore as long as possible.  And like those jobs at home, once we get a new site up and running and see the difference, we […]

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