5 Business Online Tips

Tip 1: It’s an internet world and the world is on the internet. About 80% of consumers use the internet to search for products and services they need before they make a purchase. Most customers today will assume your company has a website and may search for your business only to find you do not exist on the world wide …

Why Should Your Website Have a Blog?

One of the most frequent questions we are asked by our clients is “How important is it to have a blog on my website for web design in Toronto?” A blog is considered to be a section on your website that is updated frequently with informal news or information on your company, products, or services. The answer differs from client …

Web Development Strategies

You have just started a new business and obviously the first wise thing is to do in today’s tech-savvy world is to have your own website. You are on the lookout for web development companies and you definitely need to consider certain criteria before actually opting for one. Criteria for Selecting a Good Website Development Company You may be searching …

Making of a Site Map

Let’s be honest. The sitemap probably isn’t the first thing you think about when designing a webpage. After all, it’s much more exciting to imagine the shiny graphics or your colour scheme – heck, even how you design your navigation toolbar is probably more interesting. But if you don’t think about your sitemap right from the beginning, you could be …

Look What I Have Cleaned!!

My studio. :)) For a long time I wouldn’t even call it that because clearly it was not. There was no room for work, let alone finding materials. It had become a dumping ground. I’m going to have to work very hard at not letting that happen again (it will). I changed the position of the table from against long …

Low Budget Expectations

Hey! I won back a client! Almost lost her because she was frustrated with the rough stages of design. She kept showing me impossibly complex illustrations that she envisioned for a logo AND mascot/character in educational books and I kept saying, “Don’t be shocked by this scribble. It’s just shorthand for an idea. If I’m wrong about the idea I’m …

Determining Web Design Costs

It is no secret that techniques for good website development and design are rapidly evolving as web designers work to outdo each other to give their clients the best possible advantage. Though it is not necessary to include all of these, here are a few elements that have emerged in modern web design which you may want to consider. Website …

100 Ideas: Social Media Content

Never run out of social media content ideas again! The following list covers just about everything you could possibly post on social media. From personal, to business-related, to promotional posts, this list of 100 ideas will keep you inspired for a long time. 1. Quotes: Humorous, inspiring or motivational quotes always perform well. 2. Fill-in-the-blank posts (e.g. “If I had …

38 Ideas: Driving Traffic To Your Website

These suggestions are an attempt to give marketers and business owners a whole battery of straight-to-the-point, actionable tips for getting traffic to your website or blog. While some of these strategies won’t be a quick fix, you may be surprised how quickly many of them start to generate results. 1.) Focus on long-tail keywords – The days of focusing on a single …

Which Social Media Network is Your Best Fit

Quality and frequency of posts along with proper engagement are important, but so is choosing the network that caters to your target audience. Since user demographic varies from one to the next, it’s wise to understand which network best fits your business before launching a full blown campaign. Here’s a rundown of the demographic for some of the most popular …