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Is time for a website refresh? Here we will answer
14 Feb

Is it Time for a Website Refresh?

First impressions are everything. You probably spent a lot of time and effort in designing the perfect website to promote your business. But once it grows, what worked when you started might not reflect your business today. Your website is typically the first stop your potential customers take to get an insight into your business and what you have to offer.  According to the article “Just Say No: 7 Website Design Mistakes That Can Hurt Conversion” by Maricel Rivera, 75% of consumers admit that they judge a business's credibility based on...

8 Steps to Start a Website
21 Jan

8 Steps to Start a Website

Many bloggers and business owners have been where you are right now—in need of a website and not sure where to start. First of all, breathe in, breathe out, and relax! It's a lot easier to set up a website than you might think. This article will go over the process of creating a website in eight simple steps. We’ll start with some cautionary advice about proper planning, easing into the topics of hosting options, domain names, content management, and site design. We’ll then continue with a brief discussion on how to best...

Why visitors leave your website
8 Nov

Why Visitors Leave Your Website

In measuring website performance, there's a metric called bounce rate. It reflects how many visitors navigate away from the site after viewing only one page. Your site's bounce rate can be a very reliable indicator of whether your visitors' first impression is a good one or a bad one. If your bounce rate is high, you're going to need to make some changes to your site. This article will explain the most common reasons that visitors leave a website prematurely. Corresponding with each reason, we've also provided some actionable advice about how you...

Important Website Metrics To Track
5 Nov

9 Important Website Metrics You Should Track

Every website owner wants to maximize their site’s performance, but it’s not always obvious which performance factors best reflect how a site is doing. If this topic is of interest to you, you've either created a new website and want to start measuring its success, or you've already got a site and want to keep track of its performance. To do that, first, you need to understand what kind of metrics will best tell you how well your website is performing.  In this article, we’ll explore nine useful website metrics. 1. Number of Visitors Before...

How to Migrate Your Website Without Any Downtime
11 Oct

How to Migrate Your Website Without Any Downtime

There are many reasons why you would want to migrate your website to another provider. Your current web host might not be offering you all of the services that you need, or you might be paying more than you should. Whatever the reason, there are plenty of ways you can prepare for the big move without affecting the website experience of your users and clients.  Moving your website can be stressful, especially if you cannot afford to be offline for a certain period of time. The biggest delay is normally getting...

Ways To Use Video On Your Website
8 Oct

6 Ways to Use Video on Your Website

Did you know that by 2021, 82% of all internet traffic will be video-based? You cannot deny the popularity of video content when it comes to communicating with a virtual audience. That’s why, as a website owner, you need to be creative with how you use videos, and how you incorporate them into your digital strategy.  In this article, we’ll give you some interesting pointers on how you can make use of one of the most exciting and simplest marketing tools out there. So let’s get the ball rolling!  #1: Social Proof Through Testimonials Video...