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web design elements
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6 Essential Web Design Elements to Boost Your Website’s Conversions

As a business owner, the primary goal of your website is to convert visitors — whether the conversion is an email subscription, a lead for email newsletter subscription or a purchase. After all, what’s the point of driving traffic to your website if users don’t really engage with your content and convert? Yet so many...
graphic design trends
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8 Graphic Design Trends Your Startup Should Know About in 2020

Over the past few years, you've probably seen an explosion of bright colors, loud patterns and innovative designs when it comes to graphic design. However, those bold techniques are going to take a big step back in 2020. In fact, the most popular trends this coming year are going to be very reserved, natural and timeless...
internet marketing
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The No. 1 Tool Your Startup Needs for Successful Internet Marketing in 2018

Over the past couple of years, DIY website builders have become the go-to for many entrepreneurs and startup businesses. From platforms like Wix and Weebly to Squarespace, the perceived value for freelancers and small businesses is a low-cost solution which makes it easy to build a nice website that is “SEO-friendly.” While website builders have...
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Your Startup’s Website: A Complete Checklist

When you get your website right, it will do all the hard work for you. It will generate new customers, clients and sales. It’s often the first impression your business makes, so there’s a lot at stake when it comes to building your website. As an entrepreneur, you’ve already got the necessary vision to take...
SEO
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Web Design to Protect your Business after “Mobilegeddon”

Websites Not Fully Useable on Mobile Devices Hurt Search Rankings The popularity of smartphones and tablets has been rising constantly since they were introduced, and they are quickly becoming a major way that people browse the internet. With this in mind, in April this year Google initiated an update (dubbed “mobilegeddon”) that meant that websites...
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Bespoke Web Design Hacks for Your Site

Design Hacks for Your Website Whether you’re a business owner or independent professional, your website is an online portfolio, a hub of information and a powerful sales tool. Harnessing the power of your site can be incredibly rewarding - but without a strategic and intelligent approach to web design, it will never achieve its promotional...
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How to Ask for a Proper Website Critique

I never, never, ever ceased to be amazed by the intelligence that rises forth from a properly engaged community. The wisdom of crowds is a popular topic of intriguing evaluation these days and you can see it happen in full bloom in the StartupNation community. You see, you cannot get away with simply posting a...
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Cool Company of the day: Template Monster

Not quite sure how to design your web site? Want to avoid the expenses of working with designers to come up with and build out a design? We were turned on to a great solution by Brian, our web manager. And he's right - you need look no further than TemplateMonster.com, a site that has...
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Is it time for a site redesign?

The venture industry is abuzz about Web 2.0 - a rejiggering of web technologies that promises more interactivity and a better end-user experience. If you have a website that promotes your business, now might be a good time for a redesign. The three top browsers (IE, Firefox and Safari) all render pages about the same...