So you just learned about the importance of using the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliance guidelines on your website. You learned that ADA compliant sites help visually-impaired users surf your site and that Google ranks ADA sites higher than non-compliant sites. Now, you are wondering (1) Is my website ADA compliant and (2) how do I ensure that blind or sight-impaired users can “see” my site?
Summary: Web users scan pages for actionable content. Actionable content gets people involved in the website and, hopefully, excites them to go out and try a new tool, product, or method. To accomplish this, use the list below to format your content.
As your website reaches a larger audience, you should become more interested in ensuring that your site meets the needs of a diverse audience. Some of your audience will rely on tools like screen readers to be able to consume your content and activate your site’s features. Continue reading
Bolt is a PHP-based open-source content management system. It sets itself apart with its modern design philosophy and use of standard PHP libraries.
We recently launched a new site for Vera Water and Power, and we built it with Bolt. I am so happy with how the site turned out, from a UI, content, and design perspective.
In this post, I’ll explain why we chose Bolt, how it helped the site succeed, and why it was so fun to work with.
Facebook organic reach for business pages has been plummeting, it’s true. In fact, probably a whole 3 percent of your Facebook followers are seeing your posts. Let’s face it, in the swelling tide of Facebook content, all status posts’ organic reach will be on the decline.
What’s a business Page to do? Be solution oriented!
When a customer comes to us requiring a mobile-friendly version of their site, we provide them with two options:
- Retrofit their existing site with a responsive addition
- Create a new site with responsive built-in from the beginning
Let’s look at the differences and how each might be the right choice for your site.
Why are your website’s analytics so important?
The goal of any website is to attract visitors and then show them the information they are looking for and that you want them to see. They want access as quickly and easily as possible.
In order to to do this, programmers and designers follow basic rules and guidelines to remove roadblocks and shepherd users through content in the best possible way. Continue reading
Setting Up Google Analytics On Your Website Tutorial
Did you recently set up Google Analytics but don’t know how to install it on your site? All you really need is your website’s FTP credentials, and an FTP program. Read on to learn how to install Google Analytics yourself.
Truth is, when a website designer can get their hands on your content BEFORE they get started on your website design, you get a better website design by providing your content to your website designer before you start the process. Content first equals better design.
Well, maybe two times better, but that’s still a huge amount of better when it comes to what your eyes stare at all day.