Why responsive websites are killing it

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In the very recent past, your business needed to build both a desktop website and mobile-formatted website to stay competitive. Nowadays, technology lets us build a single website that automatically fits all platforms: extra-large displays, iPads, iPhones, Androids, tablets, and any new device that comes on the market. Knowing that Google — the king of all the Internet — recommends … Continue reading

WDC Does Christmas

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Do YOU have a team of Elves helping you prep for this Christmas season? We didn’t think so… That’s why we’ve been hard at work coming up with ways to help you take off the Holiday edge. Aside from the obvious Xmas shenanigans, (dreaming of sugar-plums, walking in a winter wonderland and rockin’ around the Christmas tree) we’ve been spending … Continue reading

The Weather Channel Unveils New Brand Identity

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Posted on November 11, 2013 The Weather Channel Unveils New Brand Identity And All-New Network Visual Identity. The Revamp Includes New Local on the 8s, New Graphics, and New Always-On Local Weather. The Weather Channel announced a network relaunch on Tuesday, Nov. 12, during its live morning programming. The Weather Channel has started rolling out new branding, new Local on … Continue reading

Jiffy GIFs

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The Graphics Interchange Format, better known by its abbreviation “GIF” (pronounced “jif” like the peanut butter), uses a bitmap image format to showcase images and animations. No new guy to the block, animated gifs have been used since 1987 and can be seen everywhere thanks to it’s wide support and portability. Posing some limitations, traditional gifs are often better-suited for … Continue reading

Popular Website chat tool getting new features.

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The super popular website “chat” tool Zopim has exciting new features in the works. The award winning website chat tool is getting ready to roll out some new features. The company has been “beta” testing a variety of highly requested features. Among the notable new features and changes, the company is adding additional customizations to the chat badge or widget … Continue reading

Better sites with psychology

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It’s logical to assume that the more we know about the human mind and behavior, the better we are at design and marketing. A great article by Gregory Ciotti of Inspired Magazine gives us 5 examples of psychology studies that we can use toward the decisions we make in our website designs.   “5 Psychology Studies for Smarter Web Design” … Continue reading

10 Secrets for Web Design Success

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The cat’s out of the bag! Smashing Magazine has compiled a list of 10 clever, little tricks for better website usability. These little known design touches are based on statistical evidence that web designers rely on to create successful websites. Now you can know our secrets, too! From eye-tracking research and other usability studies, we’re able to gather findings to … Continue reading