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Blog Entries - 2020

The reason we do not build on WordPress, Wix or any other website builder

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Last Updated February 16, 2021 We do not use out-of-the-box website builder software like WordPress. Gasp! We know. With 39% of the web built on WordPress you can see why it’s a natural gravitation for web designers.

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Why your business needs a Progressive Web App (PWA)

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Have you ever been browsing the web on your phone and then prompted to Add to home screen? That is the gentle prompting of a Progressive Web App (PWA).     If you own a smart phone a PWA is a fluid mobile web

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5 Website Accessibility checks you can do in under 15 minutes

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Remediating your website to make it accessible for everyone can be challenging. It is an ongoing process and requires frequent checks to maintain and improve how your website performs for all visitors including those

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The entire web switched to mobile indexing March 2021

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What happens if my website isn't ready for mobile indexing? Your site will completely drop out of Google's index. Only content on the mobile version of your website will be indexed and ranked. Desktop only

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What is Web Accessibility?

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Updated February 25, 2021 Imagine moving to a different country and attempting to visit a restaurant without directions or knowledge about their currency, culture, or language. It would not only be difficult to even

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How to change your Google Business Profile Hours

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A lot of people are looking for small businesses like yours!

Give them real-time updates on your business hours & description so they know exactly how to support you. This video from Google teaches you how to do that in under 2 minutes.

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What is a Content Management System?

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A content management system (CMS) is the software that lets you create, edit, and manage content on your website without needing specialized technical skills. Do I need a content management system (CMS) for my

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What do my website statistics mean?

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A new year coming up means a clean slate on your built it website stats.  Statistics are extremely valuable when it comes to monitoring trends in your online business whether those trends are seasonal,

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Why do logos need to be in vector format?

Standard practice when designing a logo is to use vector graphics designed using software like Adobe Illustrator.  The major advantages are: The logo can be scaled as large or as small as you will ever need it

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Monitor your website's activity and health with Google Search Console

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Google Search Console is a free tool that allows you to maintain and monitor your website's organic performance. This is a great tool if you are working on your site's SEO (Search Engine Optimization) right

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