Category Archive: Web Design

The Essential Plugins for WordPress Business Websites | Elegant Themes Blog

If you own a business, your website is, more often than not, the place your customers will find out about you – who you are, how to find you, the services/products you offer.… Continue reading

Top 10 Most Popular Premium WordPress Themes of 2015 – Colorlib

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Total Content System

The Total Content System goes like this: Create a list of monthly Foundational Content Themes Develop your Content Delivery Platform Integrate your content with Core Business Objectives Also has a 13 minute audio… Continue reading

5 Essential SEO Techniques To Master In 2015

New incite on SEO for 2015! via Delicious

14 Amazingly Free Stock Photo Websites

Here’s a lovingly curated list of the world’s best free stock photo websites for designers, business owners and anyone else. via Delicious

ProBlogger Podcast: Can You Really Make Money Blogging? – @ProBlogger

In this episode I talk about the ways I make money from blogging, and give examples of others doing the same. I also bust a few myths around the subject – namely that… Continue reading

Web design is dead

Web design has no future — a risky statement I know, but this article explains why it has no future and what we, as designers, can do about it. via Delicious

The 101 Most Useful Websites on the Internet

The 101 Most Useful Websites on the Internet is a frequently updated list of lesser-known but wonderful websites and cool web apps. via Delicious

3 Free Tools to Improve Your SEO

Here are three (free) SEO tools that have made my life a lot easier and my SEO a lot more focused! via Delicious

The Best Way to Go About Off Site Search Engine Optimization

While many believe that SEO is all about keyword research, and how to use these keywords appropriately throughout the web content – in the meta tag and descriptions, image and URLs – that’s… Continue reading

Add a Subtle Perspective to Your Images

Image Tilt Effect creates a subtle tilting effect by replacing a normal image with layers of semi-transparent divisions of the same image that can then be moved in 3D space, creating the illusion… Continue reading

SEO: Google Plus Twitter Equals Stronger Search? | Practical Ecommerce

Google will have instant access to every tweet as it is posted, and every user profile as it’s created or updated. This data sends some very strong signals for organic search. via Delicious… Continue reading

How to Increase Reach on Facebook with Zero Ad Spend

6 killer Facebook tactics that I use weekly to increase reach on Facebook… all for free. Have Fun, Be Relatable Link to a Tutorial Solve a Problem… Better Yet, Let THEM! Share a… Continue reading

Technical SEO Audits: Fixing SEO Flaws the Fast Way | Chuck Aikens SEO Expert

There are a lot of different ways that SEOs talk about what to check in a full SEO audit, here are just a few basic things that are on the list to check.… Continue reading

Want to Compete with Big Brands? Get Social

“Social media has the potential to upend traditional branding,” the study’s authors wrote. via Delicious

$169 desktop computer hopes for Endless global impact

Matt Dalio is creating the Endless computer using Linux, for countries with low Internet usage. His Kickstarter goal is $100,000. via Delicious

The Anatomy of an Awesome WordPress Support Request

Great article – I never thought to contact a WordPress support team or use the WordPress support forums. via Delicious

Why do people use social media? – Melissa Leiter

While the overarching theme of social media is to connect with one another and share information, it’s also important to understand how people use each social platform more specifically. See why people use… Continue reading

FREE Download: Website Conversion Rate Optimisation White Paper

1. How to Convert your online visitors into database 2. How to Convert your online visitors into Leads 3. How to Sell more to your online visitors 4. Continually improve your website to… Continue reading

Web Professionals Share Website Words of Wisdom

Ensure Each Page Brings Value No Animation Minimize Clicking Optimal Page Viewing Size Read More:

44 reasons why people don’t trust your website | Econsultancy

Wondering if people trust your website? Read this article. via Delicious

Hoodzpah Design Co. | Creative branding that shines on.

Excellent parallax web design!! via Delicious Also, see: Starting A Design Business E-Book …a freelancing eBook for aspiring web designers: ten-bucks!

1&1 Web Hosting Review: 6 Pros, 6 Cons of 1&1 Hosting

I had problems with a client’s website hosted at 1&1, and this confirms it for me totally (review 1/27/2014). If you want a web host, AVOID 1&1 Hosting, especially if you want to… Continue reading

Infographic: Differences Between Joomla, Drupal and WordPress

Drupal, Joomla and WordPress are the three most popular and widely used Content Management Systems (CMS) in the world. All three are used to manage, edit and update the contents of a website… Continue reading

The 7 Steps of Planning High Converting Landing Pages

A successful landing page is one that can predict every question or misunderstanding users might have.

The Complete Web Developer Course – Build 14 Websites by Mr Rob Percival | Udemy

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The 100 best free fonts | Design | Creative Bloq

You’ll find some of the most recent fonts used in graphic design here, as well as RETRO fonts. via Delicious

Kooc (Pronounced Cook)

This Company Has Loads of Good WordPress Info! Kooc Media is a web company which specializes in building online communities, web applications and WordPress themes / plugins. It was founded in 2006 by… Continue reading

The True Purpose of a Website | Web Design Journey

Each page on your site and each aspect of each page should be created with the idea of influencing the reader and drawing them deeper and deeper in, leading them to a call… Continue reading

Web Design Blog | Web Design Journey

Find Freedom & Independence by Starting Your Own Successful Web Design Business Collection of posts for aspiring and seasoned web developers. via Delicious

8 Awesome Online Tools for Web Developers & Designers

1) CSS3 Generator 2) ProCSSor 3) jsFiddle 4) Frame Box 5) Super Conversion Button 6) Word Mark 7) 0 to 255 (color finder) 8) Spritebox I especially like Word Mark via Delicious

How To Make A Website | #1 Tutorial – Easy Step by Step Instructions! – YouTube

    === WordPress Video Tutorials ==== WordPress 101 – Exploring Settings WordPress 101 – Free Themes WordPress 101 – Creating Posts WordPress 101 – What is a Plugin? WordPress 101 – Finding… Continue reading

An easy way to generate CSS3 – Easy CSS3 Generator

Need to create some cool CSS3 effects but don’t really know how to code them? Create CSS3 is here to help. Just pick the CSS3 effect you want to create, and use the… Continue reading

5 Common Mistakes in Website Building

Should I REALLY post this? From a competitor? Sure thing, post this is GREAT – concise, to the point, and holds value. Here’s the topics. Be sure to read through it, and come… Continue reading

Graphic Design as an Occupation | YourWebDesignerTeam Blog | YourWebDesignerTeam Blog

There are different areas of specialization for graphic designers in a number of fields including digital and web-based design; brand and identity strategy; television, film and computer graphics; corporate design; set and exhibition… Continue reading

Affordable WordPress Websites | Web Design Directory

Want to be on GOOGLE PAGE ONE? affordable SEO (search engine optimization) – NOBODY BEATS MY PRICING! • Mobile & brochure websites: $95 • 5 page websites, WordPress or static HTML: $395 •… Continue reading