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SEO TIPS!

Go Mobile Or Go Home. Mobile-friendly website design is no longer optional. Mobile device searches have already surpassed desktop and laptop computer searches worldwide. Website mobile friendliness, in fact, is now a Google ranking factor. Giving people a great mobile experience on your website means making more conversions and generating more revenue. It’s as simple…

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5 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience

When it comes to websites and apps, good typography is more than just a pretty typeface. Letting has to be highly readable – and scannable – while providing a solid visual connection to the content. Readability One of the first things to consider when selecting a font to use for your website is readability. Can…

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Google discontinues ads in the right hand side bar.

Google is rolling out some dramatic changes removing the ads from the right-hand side of search results on desktops. Adverts will now only appear on the top and bottom of the page, some good news is we now have 4 positions within this lucrative area. A Google spokesperson has confirmed that the change is now…

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5 Graphic Design Trends for 2016

Flat, Simple. This design avoids glossy buttons, bevelled edges, gradients and dimensionality. This type of design is currently being used by big companies such as Google, Ebay and Microsoft Windows.   Grid Layout. Layout started on Pinterest and celebrates geometry and precision. This design features solid colours and bold outlines. A key element of this…

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Giphy for social media

Here’s a tool to help get people to engage more with your facebook page. Stats say that facebook posts containing images on average receive, 18% more clicks, 89% more likes and 150% more shares. When you think of images your mind might go to photos, or maybe infographics however using this new app you can…

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Clickbait is changing online journalism – For the Worst!

Misleading, occasionally clever and continuously time-wasting clickbait headlines have become impossible to avoid on the web today. Clickbait headings have become the common place for sites like Buzzfeed, Upworthy and Elite Daily in order for their posts and videos to go viral with clicks but is this the right way to be earning peoples time…

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5 Web Design Trends you Should Use with Caution.

Hiding things by using a ‘Hamburger’ style menu. These types of menus are most commonly used for mobile optimisation of websites as they allow the global navigation system to be condensed into a smaller space (to fit your phones smaller screen) Now these menu styles have been cropping up on desktop versions of websites too.…

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10 TIPS FOR SEO!

Everyone loves a good tip, right? Here are 10 tips for SEO.. If you absolutely MUST use Java script drop down menus, image maps or image links, be sure to put text links somewhere on the page for the spiders to follow. Content is king, so be sure to have good, well-written, and unique content…

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What is SEO? And how do Search Engines work?

 What is SEO? A basic introduction… SEO marketing is a discipline that focuses on growing visibility in organic search engine results. This means its free and not just paid clicks. It’s also not just about building a search engine friendly website; SEO also makes you site better for the audience viewing it! Why do I…

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