The Difference Between UX and UI Design?

We’ve all overheard conversations, walking down hip streets of the world’s tech capitals, discussions about the great ‘UX’ of a product, or the poor ‘UI’ of a website. Is it a secret language you will never be privy to? Are these people just using slang to look cool? Well, ok probably yes to the latter, but a determinate NO to the rest. Read on to learn what these terms mean, which jobs are...

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The 2016 Google Algorithm Ranking Factors and Its Contributors

Google’s algorithm has undergone dozens of significant changes since the search engine debuted in 1998. And yet, the main factors that cause a website to rank are largely the same today, on the cusp of 2016, as they were back then: namely, links, original content, and meta page titles. The vast majority of the updates to Google’s algorithm over the years have been in the...

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17 SEO E-Commerce Best Practices That would Double Your Online Sales

When I first tell clients that SEO can double online sales for consumer e-commerce retailers, they are skeptical. But not after I demonstrate how I’ve done it for Norwegian e-shops using 8 effective SEO tips.It sounds unrealistic — but isn’t. E-commerce SEO and conversion rate optimization can double your traffic and sales. When I show them proof, my prospective clients have many...

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The HTML5 definition - What is HTML5?

What is an HTML5?HTML 5 is a revision of the Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), the standard programming language for describing the contents and appearance of Web pages. HTML5 was developed to solve compatibility problems that affect the current standard, HTML4. One of the biggest differences between HTML5 and previous versions of the standard is that older versions of HTML require proprietary...

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Big update in Google's local search results

Big update in Google's local search results  New 3-pack local listings — less visibility for your local business?A major change in Google's local search happened on Thursday, August 6th — a new way of listing local businesses in search results was rolled out, changing the previous "local 7-pack", where seven local businesses were featured, to a trimmed "local 3-pack" view.And...

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B2C Mobile Marketing Tips to Strike Marketing Gold

 Confession: I am an email junkie. Ok, more accurately, I have is a strong appreciation for a well-crafted email campaign. My favorite types of emails to receive are on the topics of digital marketing, apparel and food.I’m Not the Only One Sorry marketers, the statistics don’t lie. Here’s a couple to whet your appetite: 74% of smartphone owners use their devices to check email (Gartner)...

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10 Skills Every SEO Expert Should Have

Whether you’re going to hire someone to run your SEO campaign or you’re going to take a stab at it on your own, there are certain skills that are simply a must. SEO’s are a very unique group of individuals that often have a diverse set of skills and experience. As with any profession, there are great SEO’s and some not great SEO’s. And so without further ado, I give you my list of ten skills...

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How design can make a website feel faster

When aiming for conversions, site speed is key. But there are things you can do that go beyond the technical, explains Gene Crawford. A lot has been written lately about speeding up your website by fine-tuning the backend, as well as tweaking the HTML and CSS for better formatting and performance. This is extremely important for a lot of obvious reasons. Mostly we worry about this sort of...

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Brand New Slider Images

Extra Web Designs explains when and how to use content sliders in your website designs.Content sliders, aka carousels, are ubiquitous in contemporary web design, and for good reason. They are simple to set up, totally customizable to the look and feel of your site, and allow you to showcase creative content in a relatively small footprint. Designers love them because of their flexibility - making...

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Responsive Website Templates

We create fully responsive template with modern style. This is include a blog template, business temple and and they all come with a flat design and unlimited color options. Auto Post Slider, Auto News Ticker and Image Gallery are some of the key features of this template.Our HTML5 site templates that are: Fully Responsive Built on intelligent HTML5 + CSS3 Super 100% Customizable 

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Discover how people really use the mobile web

UX expert Pamela Pavliscak gives a sneak preview of the talk she's preparing for Generate NY 2015.What have you been working on?I'm a design researcher, so I'm typically observing how people use technology. It varies from client to client, but mobile is always in the mix. Lately, we've been looking bigger picture, combining ethnographic methods with more traditional UX research. Of course, it's...

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