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4 Ways to Improve the User Experience of Your Ecommerce Site

By | Jun 21, 2017 at 9:20 am

Running an ecommerce company is different than your everyday startup. While many entrepreneurs can rely on abstract marketing numbers and traction scores, measuring success in the ecommerce industry is pretty cut and dry: sell products or else. And if you want to make sure…

Dev & Design

The 7 Most Important Website Usability Factors

By | May 21, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Usability is very important in modern web design and could be the difference between a user sticking around on your website or getting out of there faster than Usain Bolt, never to return again. There are a large number of factors to consider for…

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How NYC Is Turning the Value of Its Premium Brand into Digital Gold

By | May 10, 2017 at 4:00 pm

I want you to travel back in time with me twenty years or so.  The Internet is young and still relatively unknown to most of us.  Only a small group of web enthusiasts understand how to navigate it — let alone make a buck…

Ecommerce

7 Elements of a Great Ecommerce Landing Page

By | Apr 13, 2017 at 9:15 am

A landing page is the online equivalent of a storefront in the physical world. It’s the consumer’s first impression of your business, and you have about seven seconds to grab the average web user’s attention before they navigate elsewhere. It’s imperative that you provide an…

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3 Must-Have Features for Business Websites In 2017

By | Mar 31, 2017 at 12:50 pm

In the year 2017, having a company website is pretty much a given. But with competition heating up in the business world, good websites are no longer cutting it; you need a great one to draw the right attention. Particularly if you want to attract…

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5 Ways Slow Load Times Are Ruining Your Online Business

By | Mar 29, 2017 at 10:30 am

Every business knows that they need a strong online presence to thrive in 2017. Unfortunately, founders often ignore some of the most important factors when trying to improve their standing. They invest heavily in aesthetics, but don’t pay nearly enough attention to website loading times….

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The 100 Most Visited Websites in the US [Infographic]

By | Mar 28, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Despite the world going mobile, laptops and desktops still account for a significant portion of the online world. In fact, there are currently more than one billion live websites in the world, with more being added literally every second. Sure, most people don’t use a…

Startups & Apps

5 Disruptive Startups That E-Commerce Site Owners Need to Know About

By | Jan 29, 2017 at 10:30 am

Boasting over 205 million shoppers from the US alone, the e-commerce industry will only keep growing as we get more comfortable living in a digital world. From Amazon to Ebay, we are used to hearing about big-name companies that seem to sell everything we…

Web

Your Website Is Absolutely Failing — Here’s Why

By | Dec 28, 2016 at 8:30 pm

In this day and age, it is still surprising how many ecommerce business owners have a “set it and forget it” approach with their sites. Unfortunately, too many clueless business owners keep making the same mistakes tons have made before them, either because they…

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5 Sites For Hunting The Best Post Cyber-Monday Deals

By | Dec 6, 2016 at 11:20 am

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, consumers are left with a few sporadic sales leading up to the holidays. But because most of us a procrastinators and late sleepers, we still have gifts to purchase for those friends and family members still on our list….

News

The Internet’s Domain Name System Is Going Non-Profit

By | Aug 19, 2016 at 5:02 pm

Since the dawn of the internet, the U.S. government has overseen the global database of website addresses for the large majority of the world wide web. Now, on October 1, 2016, they’re giving it up. On that date, administration of the domain name system will be…

Tips & How To’s

5 Really Simple Ways to Increase Your Traffic

By | Jun 8, 2016 at 10:27 pm

Traffic plays an important role in website management, but it’s tough to gain. Here are multiple quick, simple ways to increase the traffic that your site gets, starting with the most obvious: Write Decent Content Writing content is an incredibly big part of running a successful…

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Industry Shifts Could Mean the End of Websites

By | Jun 1, 2016 at 9:45 am

Digital trends have helped make a drastic difference in how we approach content creation and interactions online. However, they also mark the end of industry staples at faster rates than we have previously predicted. As platforms move to take over the Internet, could we…

Security

How Do VPNs Keep You Secure?

By | Jan 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm

These days it seems all you have to do is turn on the TV or load up a news site to see a story about someone getting their identity stolen or bank account emptied. As technology advances it’s becoming increasingly easy for cyber criminals,…

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How to Create Your Own Online Video Membership Site

By | Dec 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Online video membership sites are quickly growing in popularity. If you are thinking about making your own video membership site, you will be relieved to know that the process is rather simple. There are many options out there; however, the most simple methods of…

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Maximizing Your Self-Promotion Marketing Activities

By | Oct 2, 2015 at 9:00 pm

One of the many challenges faced by today’s online marketers is the need to effectively do self-promotion marketing activities. Self-help gurus and online marketing experts all agree that the newbie’s relative lack of patience and decreased levels of motivation to learn are just two…

Lifestyle

The Ultimate Tech Guide for Planning Your Wedding

By | Apr 15, 2015 at 11:00 am

Your wedding day should be one of the most special occasions in your adult life. All the planning leading to that special day can be a little bit stressful: deadlines, family drama, and unresponsive vendors. We’ve created a list of apps and websites to…