Flash Animation and Ecommerce

When building a website, the number one thing you want to think about is usability. If you get to a website that takes too long to load and isn’t user friendly then you usually leave.  Depending on the type of website you decide to have, flash animation design can draw traffic and can also turn it away. Photographers, models, musicians and just about anyone having to do with entertainment could benefit from flash animation.  Usually, if someone is visiting an entertainment website load time is no big issue.  Flash animation can add life and personality to these websites that will …

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Flash Animation vs. Jquery

Flash animation and jquery technologies regarding are quite prevalent in several websites today. Flash animation is one of the most common animation we notice on a website, either we open a website or we play a game on our personal computer, flash animation can always be a part of it. Flash animations can be created using Adobe Flash Professional CS6 which is the latest version released by adobe, we can also use some other softwares. It would be in .swf file format. Many cartoons and games are always created using flash. Jquery is actually used to enhance a website, it …

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Small Business and Facebook

Technology has revolutionized the way we do business today.  Facebook is certainly one tool you can use to promote your business today.  Currently, over one billion people are in Facebook.  Most of these people sign in from time to time, day and night making it one of the best platforms to advertise and promote your business.  Facebook will provide a level playing ground for small and big businesses.  However, you must consider if Facebook is the right platform for what you are offering. Facebook will enable you create a page for your business.  You can then invite friends, relatives and …

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Best Low Cost E-comerce Platform

E-commerce is a great way of widening the scope of your client base and it makes it very easy for you to also process payments. There are quite a number of e-commerce platforms on the Internet that you can use, and they all have different pros and cons. However, if you are a small business, then you should consider getting a low cost ecommerce platform. This is a great way of reducing your costs of operation as well as making sure that you increase your revenue stream. It may be difficult for you to choose the right platform, but then …

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SEO as we know it is dead

It seems there is a never ending barrage of offshore firms sending countless amounts of emails and phone calls about SEO.  Please stop and listen!  Your best solution is to pay attention to what Google has been saying after their panda and penguin updates. There is a shift in SEO tactics that should be implemented if your website is to rank well in the search engines.  You must have substantive content on your website that is useful to your potential user or customer. Don’t listed to all the so called seo firms selling you a monthly seo package for $250 …

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Marketing Trends for 2013

As reported by entrepreneur.com and written by Joanna Lord:   1. A surge in ‘second screen’ value: By second screen I’m referring to mobile. With more than75 percent of the world having access to mobile devices, today’s marketer can’t ignore the value of offering second screen value for their brands and clients. Last year we were tasked with making our websites mobile-friendly — meaning responsive and easy to use on mobile devices — but this year will be all about offering value in mobile app form. What value can your brand or client offer a mobile device user? It goes beyond …

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What Is Responsive Web Design

When businesses get new clients they all come in all shapes and sizes…By this we mean, each customer today uses their Smartphones to browse the internet and so it is very important as a business that you recognize this fact.   All new potential customers viewing your website are using  a PC, Tablet or Smartphone.  Therefore, responsive web design is quite promising. Some clients may have a BlackBerry or an Iphone, thus making it vital to find one design that will work with any Smartphone. The issue is with new Smartphone technology springing  up everyday,  it is virtually impossible to stay …

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Google Panda and Penguin

In the latest updates to the most popular search engine, the Google Panda and Penguin algorithm updates have taken steps toward lowering the ranking of websites deemed to be low quality, duplicate content, scams, or spam. The Google Panda algorithm was released in February 2011, and the Google Penguin algorithm was released in April 2012. The focal point of the Panda algorithm update was to decrease the ranking of websites with an overall poor user experience, based on criteria of Google’s human quality rating system. After Panda, but preceding Penguin, Google released another update to their search algorithm that affected …

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Turnkey Ecommerce Solutions

Ecommerce is becoming more and more popular these days. With the rapid development, Internet has the ability to send or receive information incredibly fast. So, therefore almost every business today uses the Internet to expand their business. However, if you want to run a successful Ecommerce business, you need to have a well designed website and set up payment processing. You should also set up shipping and fulfillment. There are several benefits if you can get a complete Ecommerce web design solutions from a single platform. You may be aware that some web design companies are offering turnkey Ecommerce solutions …

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Web Design Tips 2013

When it comes to designing websites, great content and creative design hold the key to popularity.  Creative designs are possible through out of the box thinking and innovative concepts.  Great content might not necessarily be out of this world. It can be regarding any day to day topic and the writing style should be lucid and coherent.  The content can gain more popularity if it is relating to any of the issues that are of importance today and have the most searches on every search engine around the world. Pick a theme suitable to your content.  The theme should target …

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