All sites need to be mobile responsive and if your site isn’t, its time to revisit the mobile responsive development strategy. We live in a world where each person uses a different technology to access the web. I like my mobile, my daughter uses her tablet, my sister goes desktop and on and on. According to comScore research, 49% of time spent online is now via mobile devices. People are no longer using their desktops to surf the web like days of yore. So, how does one website become readable to all these devices? Mobile responsive web design is the key. Read More
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The website development industry remains divided into two separate thoughts. One school of thought says that developers should use tables for designing web pages. While other group claims that Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are the best tools for building portals at faster pace.
Do you know what the benefits of using CSS are? Read them here.
The success of a website is defined by a good user interface. Sites and applications that do not provide a good user experience are often frustrating to users. You could have very good content on your site but if the user interface is not appealing, customers will ignore it.
- A site needs to be easy to use and navigate
- It should not be too congested
- It should have appealing colors
- A site should have the right balance of graphics and text content
Your goal when designing a user interface should be to please the visitors who will visit your site. You have to consider what they want and endeavor to give it to them in a simple yet tasteful and uncomplicated manner.
Word-of-mouth has always been one of the most powerful marketing tools known to mankind. If you don’t believe me, ask yourself why you drink your favorite beer? Who recommended it to you for the first time? Did you trust their recommendation? Of course you did; we are social creatures whos’ very fabric and identity is built on the foundation of interconnectedness. Hence the importance of social plugins for your website, to integrate the best of social media and get that cyber word-of-mouth going. Read More
There are no oracles that can help us understand the future of tech industry and the corresponding changes in software and design. Instead, at ECA Technologies Inc, Designtorontoweb.ca and 2seo.com, we track the latest trends and try to predict where they’ll head. These are our predictions of growing trends over the next 12 months on web design and development.
Seeing what Google did to its search algorithms in 2012, sturdier and more aggressive actions and steps are expected from the search hulk in 2013 as well. And the likes of Google are expected to shadow the footsteps. Although, webmasters cannot overlook the fact that all these efforts are meant to revive the original intentions of the web viz. Presenting superiority and relevant information to its users. At the same time, the SEO companies and experts are left with no option, but to revise their SEO strategy. How should you do that for better SEO success in the New Year?
SEO companies and SEO experts have long howled that “content is the ruler and key” We at Designtorontoweb.ca know that Quality content affects both the quality and amount of inbound links.” By: Mark Jackson 2007, what does this statement mean? It’s that all you need to do to get good links is to build quality content?
That being said, it is always good to know what trends are here to stay. For the foreseeable future, the latest and greatest trend is Responsive Websites Design.
In today’s world of competitive online marketing, we at ECA Technologies express the simple purpose of an e-commerce website is to make businesses sell products and services online. Its development and designing is also unlike from the traditional websites. Here, more than keeping an eye on aesthetic features like color schemes and flash, you are required to give importance to usability of the website. It is imperative to give users a seamless enjoyable shopping experience on your website. SEO(Search Engine Optimization) is also a very important influence in Ecommerce web design.
In today’s professional world of 2012 having a website is a must for every business small or large. In today’s steadfast paced life everyone wants everything on their fingertips and immediately. Hundreds even thousands of businesses market and sell different products online at different rates. Web design plays a crucial role in such circumstances. Web designing is an art that appeals the users with texts and graphics. A website represents a business among its customers. Using the web design for promotions and sales is a essential in today’s ever changing world.
The first half of 2012 is over; however, we have already seen lots of changes in the search industry .These recent changes in Google’s search ranking factors, has once again, put most search marketers skillsto a test, on how to keep up with the ever improving search engine capabilities to filter contents and penalize websites. It is a common knowledge in the SEO world that Google implements around 500 changes in their search engine algorithm annually. Search engines use 200 or more factors in ranking a website and these factors also undergo many changes and improvements as search companies like Google continue to polish their system to give their online users better search experience. Below are some important website design and SEO tips to keep your website up to date with the recent algorithm changes in major search engines.