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June 7, 2021
The ROI of Design Work

Do you remember the days of Lincoln Logs and Legos? Even if it’s a vague recollection of fumbling with Lincoln Logs, you’ll remember that anything you built ended up feeling like a ranch in the wild west. And Legos… Oh, Legos! You could create anything! You’d pour over an abstract grid of blocks, snapping things […]

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October 12, 2020
Google Announces: Page Experience

Google uses a set of algorithms to match websites against certain criteria, thus deciding a website’s search ranking. The criteria include things such as mobile-friendliness, number of backlinks, sitemaps, and the like. The better your website sizes up, the higher your ranking. Many are relatively simple criteria you can check off the list. But beginning […]

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January 22, 2019
Less is More: Designing with User Experience Goals

Setting user experience goals can greatly increase the success of your website. People typically visit a website looking for something specific. Your primary goal should always be to serve up what they’re after. Quickly. Recent industry benchmarks show that for every 1 to 3 seconds a website has to load on mobile your probability of […]

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August 27, 2018
Why UX is important for small business

User experience, or UX, is the overall experience of a person using a product such as a website or app. UX isn’t limited to the visual interface of your product. It’s a concept that encompasses the entire journey a person takes. Take for example a simple search on Google. You’re presented with a logo and a search […]

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March 21, 2018
Expectations of a Web Design Agency

Maybe you’re searching for a web design agency to start a new project or maybe you’re not happy with your existing agency. Let’s face it, sometimes it seems everyone is a web design expert. There’s a few things we’ve found that we feel should be a standard when looking for the right fit. An agency’s background […]

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March 6, 2018
Do logos matter?

In short, yes. Absolutely they do. Take a look around you and see how many logos you can spot. They are embedded in our culture and day to day lives. From influencing decisions to communicating a company’s values and purpose. Logo design can strategically represent a person, product, business or service. A logo’s value The […]

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February 22, 2018
5 FREE Marketing Tools Your Small Business Needs to Know About

Folks who work at small businesses wear a lot of hats. For those who DIY their own digital marketing, we have compiled a list of 5 free marketing tools your small business needs to know about. Why are they important? All of these tools balance two factors: they are easy to use (even for beginners), […]

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February 16, 2018
Website Health Checklist: Performance, UI, and Mobile Design

There are plenty of important items to consider when evaluating the “health” of your website. From mobile design through overall website performance, your website should always evolve beyond launch, and as your business does we’d like to cover just a few of the items to consider: How fast is your site loading? Can users find […]

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October 13, 2017
Data Driven Website Design

Data driven design is the latest buzzword, especially in the context of data driven website design. As analytics become more accessible, more and more businesses are asking for all decisions to be backed by data, and that includes switching gears from what is pretty to what is functional. We work with a lot of small […]

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June 17, 2016
Building a Fast, Minimal, Mobile Website

As mobile website strategy plays a crucial role in web design and development we find minimal design can not only be visually pleasing, but important to ensure a fast loading experience for site visitors. Beautiful design is nothing if visitors don’t stick around long enough to engage. It’s 2016, and your site visitors want to have […]

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