With five weeks to go till Christmas, it’s a good time to have a look at your website and make sure that it is ready for the Christmas period. Every company will have a different reason for having a website, but a lot have common goals. In this blog I’m going to try and give you some sound advice that will help you in the run up to Christmas, but can be used all year round.
Tips for Professional Services Firm's Websites
More and more professional service companies/firms are investing in a good website. Companies get a website for a variety of reasons including, having an online presence, highlighting their services, showcasing their expertise in certain areas, improving their credibility or as is the case with most businesses to generate new business.
Are Apps Dying out?
I was at a course recently and the speaker mentioned that she believed that apps were dying out; I was a little in shock - but she made a good point and over the past 5 weeks the comments of “Apps are dying out” have been ringing in my ears and I've changed my opinion too. I too think that apps are dying out. In this blog I’m going to explain why.
Responsive Web Design; Leading the wayOver the past number of month’s we’ve been talking to a lot of people about responsive web design. If you don’t know what it is, it’s one website that is been optimised for every device (you can read more here). From all that taking we’re finding that there is a huge appetite for responsive web design at the minute, and rightly so.
Google prefers Responsive Web Design
As you're probably aware web design is constantly changing; from layouts, to colours to different design methods, oh and then there is Responsive Web Design.
The Trend is Responsive Web Design
Web Design's latest trend; Flat Web DesignFlat Web Design is something that we've be hearing more and more about over the past number of months. Enquires and awareness have grown in the last couple of months especially. At Webtrade we like to keep as up to date as possible with all the different trends in the technological and online sector; so we'd like to fill you in on the latest trend; Flat Web Design.
Your website appearance should matter.
Would you leave your house and head off to work in the morning looking a mess? I am going to presume the answer is no. The same approach should be taken towards your company’s web design. Your website needs to represent you online to potential businesses, current clients and the general public that might visit your site.
In today’s blog we have 6 questions and answers that our customers always ask us during the Web Design process.
Planning your Website Design
We often get asked by people “what do I need to do” when they decide to that they need a new website. Such a loaded question if I’m honest; but I’m going to try and help you get through some of the possible stages that you’ll encounter when designing a website as simply as possible.
Does your business need to use Social Media; the simple answer is Yes!
But why? Why should we invest time in Social Media? We held a webinar recently in one of our monthly training sessions on Social Media for your business and we gave tips on how you could make your Social Media work for you. One reason is you're improving your SEO - sending people back to your website and another is that Social Media Networks now appear in Google Searches, especially when you are logged into Google.