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A History of Web Design

A History of Web Design

Tim-Berners Lee, a British engineer and computer programmer, is credited with doing something really special that most of us tech-savvy folks can really appreciate. Yes, with the help of a bunch of computer scientists who wanted to explore communication through computer networks in the early 80s at a European high energy physics research facility, he not only invented the World Wide Web but the first... [Read more]

List of Top Three Website Builders

List of Top Three Website Builders

What do HTML, PHP, ColdFusion, Java Server Pages and Active Server Pages have in common? They are languages that are used to design websites, and in most cases, are languages that a lot of tech-savvy people do not know how to use in order to build a website. So, what does one do if he does not have the time or the money to build a website nor does he have the know-how (read: languages) to do so. The... [Read more]

Aspects of Web Design

Aspects of Web Design

When it comes to building a website, there are some aspects that are universal no matter whether you use text or multimedia to convey your message. 1. Presentability After all, success (in terms of everything else in life) is determined by how well you combine style and substance, and in the case of a website, its overall appearance makes a big difference over websites that are either too dull or way... [Read more]



Shopping Cart Security for Your Online Shop

By Secure Net Shop Do you run an online shop? Maybe it’s for your company or maybe the online store is your company. In either case, you probably have a lot of moving parts to juggle in order to keep your shop successful. However, that doesn’t mean that any one of these parts can go without the attention it needs—quite the opposite actually. One of the most important parts of any online shop... [Read more]


Online Reputation Management, The Difference Expert Providers Make

Article provided by Reputation Fighters Your online reputation has never been more important. When you want to get a good gauge on where you stand in terms of your name or your business, you should go on one of the popular search engines out there. Go on there, and just throw in the name of yourself or your business, and take a look and analyze the results. Once you do this, you want to start to really... [Read more]


Three Tips for Boosting Engagement on Facebook

Most brands and companies have a Facebook presence, but too many of them aren’t connecting with customers and fans. If fans aren’t engaging with the brand through this portal, what’s the point? Facebook fans can be leveraged to provide brands with valuable feedback, so companies should strive to maintain free-flowing conversation with those individuals. With this in mind, here are three... [Read more]


Improve your Trade Show Displays

When you think about a trade show, what comes to mind? If you are thinking in the marketing sense, you may be thinking about trade show displays and retail displays for your business. This is completely understandable, as you see many businesses using these marketing tools to present themselves to potential clients and customers at a trade show. One good thing about having these tools is that they... [Read more]


Landing Page Design Tips

Article Submited by Pierre Zarokian, CEO of Submit Express The one sure way to mess up a marketing campaign would be the landing page. Primarily the mismatch message after they are taken to the website. This fundamental item causes frequent failure in peoples campaigns and costing them money off the table. The proper initial message match is when the copy or offer in your ads maintains momentum throughout... [Read more]