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December 25th is just around the corner and festive time is coming soon. Time will come when we will have to bid goodbye to 2014 and welcome 2015. With less than a month left before Christmas season arrives… How about planning web development tasks and getting your online store or website ready for the New Year? Stores that have both a physical and virtual presence are getting the maximum return, proving how a strong online presence is now a necessity. Building up a beautiful website…

There is a completely new market growing before our very eyes. As of January 2014, 74% of online adults use social networking sites. This is now the digital marketing era. With this in mind it is almost an absolute must that companies establish an online presence, one of the best ways to do this is through social media. A respectable and well-kept social media is a necessity if you want to have a strong online presence; here are some of the most important tips to consider when beginning…

Despite the ushering of Web 2.0 and the emergence of the mobile era, there is still a breed of designers that won’t move forward. They keep on committing the same designing mistakes and the horror show in the form of yet another website is ready for uploading on the web. This article discusses 10 disasters to avoid for custom website design. #1. What happened to the search box? The search box is an integral part of the website. It is extremely essential that a website consists of a…

Want to know which technologies will impact you in 2015? Did you know that with the onset of 2015, things like genetic profiling, auto-pilot vehicles, 3D printing, autonomic computing and new wireless RAN technology could all become a reality? 10 Transformations in Technology Expected in 2015: Check out the 10 interesting innovations that focus on correcting the limitations of existing technology and have the potential to transform our experience to a completely new level. Personal biometric…

Today is the age of the mobile gadget and consequently the mobile app. Most industry segments have adopted the mobile phone as well as the mobile app as a strategic business element. Business and other corresponding sectors have grown rapidly as a result. This includes nonprofits as well. Non profits are also involved in using mobile apps and many of them have also developed and use their own mobile apps for various strategic purposes. However, it should be understood that mobile apps are just…

Your website is the right platform for your business to connect with the existing and potential customers. So, it is essential for you to build it in a proper way. And when you are creating your website, remember that it will function not just as a business platform. A website prepared in the right way can help you build a trustworthy relationship among the potential customers. And that can be an essential thing if your business has to move a few steps forward. Did you know? Components of a…

Social media is a good source of traffic only if you build your audience properly. However, before you start building, you need to have that audience first. When you have your website and a set of traffic channels, then you can use it to build an audience to have more social media followers. It is a simple matter of utilizing them so that they’ll do the necessary actions to gain results and make your business successful. Now, it’s time to make your own social media accounts, fill…

Online software is now replacing the traditional versions that promise greater (and responsive) connectivity and updates in real time. Are you into this switch? The tremendous potential for connectivity has shifted the perspectives from offline to online. From the way we used to get our work done on the computers, we are now in the midst of the digital connectivity that is really a huge quantum leap for us personally and professionally. So, the question for you today might be: To be or to not…

In simple terms, web hosting refers to when a business or organization chooses to rent a space on the web, which will act as their personal online representation. A website is more than just a catchy domain name, it’s also a collection of important and relevant files that have been linked together through HTML code. In order for these files to be displayed in the form of text and graphics to your users, they need to be housed in a database with special software that allows it to receive…

As a business owner, there are some fantastic tools out there that help you be more productive with minimal effort. In celebration of Thanksgiving, let’s take a look at 10 of these tools you should be thankful for. And if this is your first introduction to some of them, all the more reason to celebrate them! #1. Canva You’re likely not skilled at designing graphics, posters, or flyers, unless you’re a professional graphic designer. And while you may not be able to afford to hire a…