FAQ Friday: Questions About Responsive Website Design

Posted by Sunday Ely Mar 10, 2017 6:00:00 AM

Are you considering a website redesign? Have you identified a few target areas of improvement within your current design? Perhaps you recognize that your site is a bit dated and could use a modern refresh to drive new business?

Well, you are certainly on to something. Many businesses fail to realize that their website alone is affecting their bottom line in ways they haven’t considered.

In this week's FAQ Friday we are helping you shake the dust off your current website approach and helping you target those gap areas that are causing you to miss out on large leads and profit.

Here are 10 answers to your most frequently asked website design questions.

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Mobile Website Design Trends 2017

Posted by Sunday Ely Mar 8, 2017 6:00:00 AM

Despedida! Adeos! Au revior! Ciao 2016 and welcome 2017—the year of mobile expansion and video is now! Here are 13 smoking hot trends that are bursting on the mobile web design scene.

You asked and we’ve heard you. Hot off the presses, read all about the top 2017 trends for mobile website design.

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Thought Hive: How to Provide Optimal User Experiences on Any Device

Posted by Sunday Ely Mar 6, 2017 6:00:00 AM

It’s just about that time of the year, you know the first day of spring. This means spring cleaning for some, spring break for others and for most of us the beginning of blooming season. What about your website? Do you have any plans to do some deep spring cleaning? Are you looking to break away from old habits and refresh your approach to optimal user experiences?

Are you still thinking a simple, clean, short navigating website is best serving your customer? Maybe this would be a good time to refresh and revitalize your online presence. Your website is a major part of inbound marketing so you don’t want a website potential clients can click through in 5 seconds or less. For everyone visiting your site, you want to do all you can to provide valuable and actionable content.

In this week's session of the In-Sites Thought Hive we are here to provide you with optimal UX (or user experience) best practices to help you generate more leads and further your business.

Let’s get started . . .

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User Interface Design Basics—Some Rules to Keep in Mind

Posted by Milan Hajek Feb 22, 2017 6:00:00 AM

If you look around the web these days, you might think they have uncomplicated interfaces—containing some navigation structure and maybe a contact form somewhere to fill in. Hopefully, the navigation is simple enough to provide the same or similar experience on all or most of the different platforms being used.

But increasingly any web designer must also be a user interface designer; a role that is becoming even more important with the arrival of new technologies and standards. Here are some fundamental rules to keep in mind.

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Thought Hive: How to Use Your Website for Sales Enablement

Posted by Nate Ruttan Feb 20, 2017 6:00:00 AM

If you’ve had any exposure to the world of online marketing, you’ve probably (hopefully!) heard the phrase “Your website is your best salesperson.” On the surface, this is a very appropriate adage. The website runs 24/7, and in the e-commerce marketplace you simply must have this constant availability to be approached by potential customers. But upon further deliberation, website=sales is only part of the story. To truly incorporate your website into your sales process in the most effective way, you don’t just want the site to sell, you want it to enable your actual sales team to sell better as well.

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FAQ Friday: 10 Questions to Consider During Your Website Redesign

Posted by Cydne Stewart Feb 10, 2017 6:00:00 AM

So, your company has decided it’s time for a new website. You know there are a lot of things that need to be done in order to make it to a successful launch, but you don't know where to start. Because your website is the digital face of your business it is important to clarify as many details as possible prior to jumping into the website redesign process.

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2017 Design Trends: Common Ground for Design and Content

Posted by Donna Tate Feb 8, 2017 6:00:00 AM

2016 was the “flat” year. Thanks to companies like Google that spawned flat design, we saw minimalism reach its peak. Short text, large graphics and tons of white space championed the game. But it seems web design is starting to fight back. Bigger, bolder and more chaotic are becoming the trend for 2017. But oddly enough, content is still king.
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Thought Hive: Improve Your Website Using Lead Generation Website Tips

Posted by Jessica Jones Jan 30, 2017 6:00:00 AM

In today’s Thought Hive, we’re exploring how you can improve your website with the following lead generating tips.

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FAQ Friday: What are 3 Modern Web Design Elements that Matter?

Posted by Jessica Jones Jan 20, 2017 6:00:00 AM

Web design has morphed drastically over the years, and in its wake, rules and trends have been developed to wow users visually and to promote businesses products and services with modern web platforms.

However, just wowing your users with fancy designs doesn’t help your brand sell its products and services if users don’t know where to go. That’s why in today’s FAQ Friday, we’re going over 3 modern website design elements that matter to your website—providing a happy medium between clean design and functionality.

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User Experience Best Practices to Put Your User Back in the Experience

Posted by Jessica Jones Jan 18, 2017 6:00:00 AM

User experience design is an intentional focus on creating a unique digital experience with the user in mind through design. Pretty straightforward right?

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