Posts made in November, 2011

The True Purpose of a Website

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The True Purpose of a Website

It’s easy for a designer or developer to lose sight of what the purpose of a website is. Most people, when asked why they have a website for their business, will say something like, “So people can find me online.” But why is it important for someone to find you online?  “Because they might go to my competitor who is online.” While that is true, that is essentially saying that you need a website because “everyone else is doing it.” If you or your web design clients have this mentality, they will never harness the full potential of their website. They will always be limited to...

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2 Deaths I am Thankful For This Year

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2 Deaths I am Thankful For This Year

‘Tis the season to count our blessings. Here in the US, tomorrow is a national day of Thanksgiving. This year there are 2 deaths that I am very thankful for this holiday season. Yes, you heard me right. I know that is rather dark, but I think you will agree. The first death I am referring too was celebrated by web designers and developers around the world. He had been a wicked thorn in our flesh for nearly a decade. He stubbornly refused to die even though many wished his demise and daily cursed his very existence! His refusal to get along with others or uphold any standards that the...

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