Web Design

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Setting Up an Ecommerce Store Online

Are you considering setting up an ecommerce store online, but not sure where to start? We'll walk you through the benefits of having an online store, how to plan and build your store, and tips specifically for ecommerce stores in South Africa. By the end of this article, you'll be well on your way to launching your own successful ecommerce store. What are the benefits of an ecommerce store? Increased Reach: Accessible to anyone with an internet connection and not just in...

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How To Incorporate User-Generated Content on Your Website

Did you know that user-generated content counts as unique relevant content and has a significant impact on SEO? User-generated content (UGC) is a great way to improve your website, add relevant content and engage with customers. It's also relatively easy to implement. In this article, we'll look at how you can incorporate it on your site using a few simple techniques. What is user-generated content? User-generated content is any type of content that users (not the company or brand) create themselves. This...

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The Role of Colour in Website Design

Are you looking for ways to spruce up your website? Have you thought about the role of colour in website design? Let's face it: Colour is an essential part of the human experience. It helps us communicate, express emotion, and understand the world around us. But what role does colour play in website design? Should designers choose colours based on trends or their personal tastes? And how can you use colour to create a strong brand identity for your site?...

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Website vs. App for Business

Introduction These days, many businesses are developing apps for their customers. Do you know the pros and cons of a website vs. app for business? For a quick breakdown, a website is a collection of web pages and content. A website can be anything from a single HTML page to a large, complex site with many sections, forms, images and resources. An app is an application that runs on a device such as a computer, phone or tablet. Business App Your company website...

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Common Website Problems and How to Solve Them

If you're a website owner, you know how frustrating it can be when your site breaks. Whether it's an error message or something more serious like a security breach. These website problems can be difficult to resolve without any technical knowledge. In this post, we'll look at some common website problems and their solutions so that you'll know exactly what to do if your site goes down! Broken links If you have broken links on your website, the problem is two-fold: Broken...

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5 Inspiring Tips To Improve Your Website Design

Your website design can say a lot about your reputation. If you own a business, you understand the importance of maintaining your business's online reputation. Whether it’s online reviews or on social media, customers are evaluating your brand every day. This means that it is more important than ever for brands to make sure that their websites are optimized for search engines and their target audience. That being said, improving your website does not have to be expensive or difficult!...

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What’s the Difference Between Web Design and Web Development?

Do you know the difference between web design and web development? Perhaps you are you looking to get a website designed but not sure which service to ask about. Or maybe you’re interested in a career with a web company but aren’t sure which path to take. So you’re wondering, what’s the difference between web design and web development? This is one of the most common questions we see related to websites. So we decided to address this frequently asked question...

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When Should You Redesign Your Website and Why?

Your website is a very important part of your business. It’s basically the front window of your store, your first impression, and a deciding factor to help capture a potential customer’s attention – so it better be good! When designing a website, we focus on the needs and requirements of the business at the given time of the design. As a business grows, so does its brand and service offerings. As time goes on, your website may not capture those elements...

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How Does Website Hosting Affect SEO?

A website host can help make or break your site ranking, so it’s definitely important that you have a good and reliable website host! We are going to take a look at the top factors that a website host is responsible for that also affect SEO. What is website hosting? Your website cannot exist without a registered domain (your website name and URL. i.e. mywebsite.com) and a hosting provider to host that domain. A web hosting service provides a space for domains...

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What is a Mobile Friendly Responsive Website?

With the evolution of Smartphones, a mobile-friendly website is not just a want, it's a must! If your website lacks resolution and compatibility with your visitor’s mobile devices, you’re in trouble of losing some potential leads. It is also impractical to consider that the same website version on a PC, where resolutions are much higher, will be equally responsive to a smaller touchscreen device! That being said, over the years many themes have adapted to become responsive to various screen resolutions. People...