Web Design

10 Ways to Make Your Website More Mobile-Friendly

10 Ways to Make Your Website More Mobile-Friendly

With 52.2% of all website traffic generated by mobile devices and the wide release of Google's mobile-first index, it's crucial that you have a mobile-friendly website. Not only does mobile-friendliness make it easier for site visitors to use and navigate your...

2021 Web Design Trends

2021 Web Design Trends

Web design is always changing to accommodate new search engine optimization tactics, user experience preferences, creative branding, website speeds, and more. So what's going to be big in the world of web design for 2021? Here are the top web design trends we expect...

Using Website Heat Maps to Understand Customer Behavior

Using Website Heat Maps to Understand Customer Behavior

Whether your goal is reducing cart abandonment on an e-commerce website, getting users to respond to a CTA, or simply seeing if site visitors like your website content, including heatmapping as part of your website optimization strategy is a simple yet powerful way to...

How to Design a WordPress Website for ADA Compliance

How to Design a WordPress Website for ADA Compliance

So you're in the middle of designing your WordPress website. Maybe you're switching themes, or you're making the move to WordPress for the first time. Either way, this is the perfect time for you to consider ADA compliance and ensure that your website meets the...

Mobile Device Use By the Numbers

Mobile Device Use By the Numbers

A mobile-friendly website is a must, and I'm not just saying that because I design responsive websites. If Google's index split or your own smartphone habits (Are you holding us in your hands?) aren't enough to persuade you, perhaps the who, what, and how of mobile...

Using SVG Filters & CSS For Photo Manipulation

Using SVG Filters & CSS For Photo Manipulation

Near the end of a recent website project, I ran into an interesting problem. The client wanted to switch the main color of the site to black. And while the magic of CSS makes that request straightforward, there was a rub. I had used color overlays on top of all of the...

Everyone Is Creative

Everyone Is Creative

Let’s take a trip down memory lane. You might not remember, but you used to love to draw. Every kid drew. They drew constantly. Art class was everyone’s favorite class. Right up until that jerk Tommy colored the sky meeting the grass in his picture. You recognized his...

301 Redirects and SEO for New Websites

301 Redirects and SEO for New Websites

Whether you’re redesigning your website or changing or merging domains, you can utilize a 301 redirect plan to ensure you pass as much of your existing domain authority (search engine rank) and organic traffic to your new website or domain.