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Why We’re Accepting Failure As The Norm Online – The Real Reason People Don’t Buy From You

Why We’re Accepting Failure As The Norm Online – The Real Reason People Don’t Buy From You

What do physical stores and ecommerce sites have in common? What are the most obvious similarities in both? For starters they both promote themselves to generate traffic to their business, they both have a range of products and they both need a steady flow of revenue to keep their heads...

Being Honest With Yourself When Pricing Services

Being Honest With Yourself When Pricing Services

Pricing your services as an independent creative can be a much more complex issue than assessing a rate based on what your competition charges and offers, the current state of the economy, or by determining a rate from a salary you once commanded as a full-time employee. Though “It’s not...

How to Spot & Avoid Bad Web Hosting Companies

How to Spot & Avoid Bad Web Hosting Companies

Here are the facts: Web hosting is a shady, shady industry at the best of times. While there are plenty of well-meaning companies, money-hungry affiliates and deceptive marketers have turned the web hosting game into a high-stakes affair. For some businesses, your website is more than just your online hub...

The Ethics of Proofreading for Students

The Ethics of Proofreading for Students

Should you do your own essay proofreading or should you allow a proofreading service to do it for you? There are numerous factors to consider when you think of proofreading and the ethics behind it. There are proofreading and editing services that are happy to do it for you, and...

Constructing an Integrated Social Marketing Ecosystem

Constructing an Integrated Social Marketing Ecosystem

Social media has taken over. It is no secret that every day more and more organizations are using social marketing to boost their marketing strategies. The last decade and a half have introduced a plethora of terminologies in marketing lexicon – blogs, tweets, status updates, social media strategies and keywords,...

Sites for Housewives Helping to Stay Attractive and Interesting for Kids and Husband

Sites for Housewives Helping to Stay Attractive and Interesting for Kids and Husband

Let’s begin our entry with accurate numbers, as they never lie and it’s useless to argue with them. So, attention please: British housewives spend almost half their leisure time online – more than any other social group in the world, according to research on internet social lives. The global online...

Reasons for You to Switch to HTML5, and Examples that Further Advocate it

Reasons for You to Switch to HTML5, and Examples that Further Advocate it

A virtuoso stretch of innovation, HTML5 is indeed a technology that has brought new blood to the genre of website development. Whether you want your website to boast shape-shifting functionalities or you wish it to flaunt an overwhelmingly beautiful visual appeal, HTML5 does the job for you, and in a...

50+ Humorous But Evil True Facts About Our Daily Life.

50+ Humorous But Evil True Facts About Our Daily Life.

Do you know 90% times you discover spelling errors in an email just after you’ve sent them? Or do you know which single most useful application Facebook is missing apart from their hundreds of existing applications? We encounter with many truths on a daily basis. Some of them are easy...

All The Main Photography Mistakes That Beginners And Pro Make

All The Main Photography Mistakes That Beginners And Pro Make

There is an old saying in photography: “If you don’t make mistakes, you’re doing something wrong!” Professional photographers take thousands of pictures of just one event, sometimes hundreds of pics of just one door. Photography is all about practice, knowledge and more practice. Getting that perfect shot will be much...

Why Are Visitors Quickly Leaving Your Site and What Can You Do About It?

Why Are Visitors Quickly Leaving Your Site and What Can You Do About It?

When judging a websites’ potential and worth, one of the most popular metrics to use is the unique visitor count, which more or less can show how many people have opened at least one page on a website. But while this stat has some purpose, relying on it is a...

Kids & Computers – Pros and Cons

Kids & Computers – Pros and Cons

Many of our readers are blessed with kids. And it’s not a secret for caring parents that nowadays children have nearly unlimited access to computers (if they allow them to use those at all). It would be incorrect to assert that computers are absolutely harmful or useful for children. The...

The Wide World of Cloud Computing

The Wide World of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is the new buzzword phrasing that seems to be popping up in every business/IT model these days. Because of this, companies are beginning to make the “alternative direction” of cloud computing into the conventional choice of how to run their IT and computing system. This article is going...

How Efficient Your Website is? The Most Significant Metrics and Approaches Compiled

How Efficient Your Website is? The Most Significant Metrics and Approaches Compiled

Website development is a troublesome matter, demanding loads of mental and financial resources. Sure enough, website owners believe in miracles that are likely to happen right after the project launch and make them more popular, loved by their visitors and well-off at the result. Nobody wants to waste money, on...

How to Be the Client’s Best Expert Partner

How to Be the Client’s Best Expert Partner

This is another in a series of articles written from the perspective of someone who was a major graphic design client for more than 25 years at major companies before starting their own graphic design company. My time at these major companies was spent in marketing where there were multimillion-dollar...

Improving Your Research Understanding Can Improve Your Bottom Line

Improving Your Research Understanding Can Improve Your Bottom Line

This article is the second in series of articles on how better understanding your clients. With this series of articles, I hope that by better understanding the client’s business decision-making process that you can increase your profitability. Graphic designers often view client-conducted research as a black box decision-maker. In many...