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30 Events a Web Designer & Developer Should Always Take Part in Every Year

30 Events a Web Designer & Developer Should Always Take Part in Every Year

Every year plenty of conferences and events meant especially for web designers and developers are held. However, it isn’t possible for one to attend all of them, as it will leave no room for project development (the main task of a designer and developer). Therefore, we have come up with...

Top 5 Web Design Tips That Optimize your Site’s Conversion Funnel

Top 5 Web Design Tips That Optimize your Site’s Conversion Funnel

Owning a blog and having a successful one are two completely different things. Same thing goes for an ecommerce site. There as many ecommerce websites out on the internet, but only a fraction of them are considered to be successful. Why? Because they were able to figure out how to...

Combat Camera: Photography in War Zones

Combat Camera: Photography in War Zones

“Why do I do this job?’ And the answer is: I want to show the best and worst face of humankind” – Alvaro Ybarra Zavala Alvaro Ybarra Zavala asked and answered the above question in the Congo in November 2008. He had just photographed a man proudly holding a severed...

10 Reasons Why Websites are REALLY Easy to Hack

10 Reasons Why Websites are REALLY Easy to Hack

Before the practice of exploiting software and electronic systems unlawfully got out of hand, hackers were once known as people who are intelligently curious, a tireless explorer of computer systems, if you will. But when more and more hackers misuse their talents for their own personal gain, the term “hacking”...

Top 15 Useful Writing Tips for Bloggers

Top 15 Useful Writing Tips for Bloggers

Think of starting a blog? Great, now you can share your story with a wider audience than your personal friends and family. But in order to get this audience you must first clear out what value will you provide for your readers to be satisfied they’ve visited your blog and...

Questions To Ask When Hiring A Graphics Designer

Questions To Ask When Hiring A Graphics Designer

During your career as a marketer, you will have to work with a wide range of graphic designers in order to design a number of graphics pieces. If you have worn a graphic designer hat before, then understanding the perspective of a graphic designer is far simpler. As a marketer,...

Everything You Wanted to Know about Website Redesign

Everything You Wanted to Know about Website Redesign

The process of website redesign is more than just giving your website a fresh coat of paint. It involves overhauling the website’s design to make it more contemporary, usable and engaging than before; this overhaul is not just visual but technical as well. Website redesign as a process is not...

Hummingbird: What It Means For SEO, and What It Does For Google’s Status

Hummingbird: What It Means For SEO, and What It Does For Google’s Status

Content takes on new meaning with Google’s new algorithm, which is codenamed Hummingbird. In fact, Hummingbird takes into context not just content but how that content is written. As the latest salvo fired by the internet company to stay atop the web browser game, as was the case with previous...

A Roundup of 20 Online Domain Name Marketplaces

A Roundup of 20 Online Domain Name Marketplaces

Setting up a website is a process that takes a lot time and planning. Today we are going to look at the issues concerning domain names. There are hundreds of domain name marketplaces and they vary greatly in prices and features they offer so finding the best domain name registrar...

6 Reasons Why Social Media Can NOT Help You Save Your Business

6 Reasons Why Social Media Can NOT Help You Save Your Business

We have all heard of the amazing success stories that other businesses have told about how social media is the reason they are successful and thrive over their competition. While some businesses might be profiting, others could be hurting themselves with it. Social media isn’t all happy times and loads...

Best Ways to Introduce Gamification for Your Content Publishing Business

Best Ways to Introduce Gamification for Your Content Publishing Business

Gamification is a strategy or technique that deploys game thinking and game based mechanics in a non-game context to help solve problems and also engage users effectively. The gamification methodology is used in various applications and processes to improve user engagement, ROI, data metrics and its quality, timely delivery and...

How to Be the Worst Freelance Designer in the Universe (in Just 10 Steps)

How to Be the Worst Freelance Designer in the Universe (in Just 10 Steps)

How to be a what? -asks you. Well, yeah, being the honest freelancer seems a bit too mainstream. Besides, it’s way too difficult. So why not just be the worst one instead – the underachiever of the freelancing world if you will? Now, why am I going with such an...

Things to Keep in Mind for Small Business Owners: Web Designing To Conversion Optimization

Things to Keep in Mind for Small Business Owners: Web Designing To Conversion Optimization

Just like the constantly changing fashion trends, the trends of website designing are also changing. Gone are the days when building a website was just an optional thing for an entrepreneur. Today, creating an online presence is as essential as breathing itself. I know how difficult it is to build...

The Ultimate Laptop Maintenance Guide

The Ultimate Laptop Maintenance Guide

Your laptop is like any other electronic device. The more you use it, the more its wear and tear. Much as you would like your laptop to go on and on forever without maintenance, it needs a few shots in its arms off and on. Everybody wants their laptops to...

10 Pricing Principles & Strategies for Freelance Web Designers

10 Pricing Principles & Strategies for Freelance Web Designers

Pricing freelance web design services has always been an issue, as it is a very important matter that can make a huge difference in how your business is viewed by your customers. Often it can be the determinant factor for success or failure, by allowing you to profit or causing...