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When Should You Hire a Digital Ad Agency?

The world of online advertising is always evolving, and with that comes a change in consumer habits and interests. To stay relevant in online marketing, it has become exceedingly important to have a digital advertising agency to take care of your online marketing needs. This is especially true if you’re new to internet advertising, are […]

Why Colocation Is Right for You

By Rack Alley Every company is different. Even your closest competitor has a lot of unique features. Still, it’s fair to say that most companies also have plenty in common too. For example, you all have to offer some kind of service or product in exchange for money. Many have a storefront of some sort, […]

Ecommerce Strategies for Your Website

By Secure Net Shop Do you have an eCommerce website? Has it been underperforming or otherwise not getting you the kind of revenues you had hoped for? A lot of people are in the same boat. Many get sold a pack of lies when they start their website. They’re told it will be easy and […]

The Secret to Preserving Your Reputation Online

Article submitted by Reputation Fixers. Wondering how Coca-Cola or Apple have such a huge following? It’s all about branding, which is merely an extension of reputation management. With these techniques, you’ll reach audience members outside your sphere of influence. You also brand yourself as reliable, trustworthy, and a leader in your industry. Read on for […]

SEO Basics: The Value of Keyword Research and Analysis

Successful search engine marketing techniques aim to please the major search engines as well as the people who use them. This balancing act is especially important when it comes to developing content on your site. According to Google, website content has to be useful and relevant in order to attract visitors as well as quality […]

Email Security

Past upheavals in countries including Iran and Burma have highlighted the difficulty of getting uncensored news into and out of countries with heavily controlled Internet access. But government researcher Sho Ho told a panel at the recent Defcon conference about research on a program that would make it extremely difficult for governments to block citizens […]

What Makes a Good Icon Design? (Part II)

Last time we talked a little bit about the mistakes that people often make in icon design. Yes, even art can contain mistakes—particularly in the field of icon design, where the whole point of a professional icon is to enhance functionality and the user experience. This week, we’ll continue our discussion of good icon design […]

What Makes a Good Icon Design? (Part I)

Icon design is deceptively simple. Professional web icons translate well because they’ve specifically been designed to do so while still complementing the user interface. An effective icon is, among other things, clear, sized appropriately, and consistent with other icons. Turbomilk, a Russian visual interface design company, has posted “10 Mistakes in Icon Design” on its […]

Sites for sore eyes demand a dose of simplicity

Their designers may think they’re masterpieces but many Web pages are actually as ugly as a bucketful of hammers. A couple of times this year I have written about innovative Australian Web design companies. On each occasion I was deluged with emails from other Web designers. Now, I can’t write about everyone, but there are […]

Net profit

The dot com crash doesn’t mean the end of Web design prospects, writes Natasha Skrivankova. A few years ago, if you had even a slightly creative bent, and knew what HTML stood for, you were on the autobahn of Web design the cyber expressway to big bikkies and online cred.