As of October, any HTTP website on Google Chrome that has a contact form, a search bar, or even an email list sign up will be marked “Not secure.”
My goal with this article is to help you create a website design or redesign RFP that will more likely elicit well-prepared, thorough proposals by only the most qualified web design companies.
Everyone knows how important a strong web presence is for any kind of business. For not-for-profits, your web presence becomes more important as online gifts take root with younger generations.
Writing a blog or creating a place to publish new content on your website is time consuming. Many businesses either underestimate the time commitment and expense associated with managing a blog, or question if the effort of having a blog would ever provide a return on their investment.
What is a landing page, you ask? A landing page is a specific page on your website that is designed to be the first page someone visits and is singly focused on a narrow topic, such as one product, one service or one event. If you don’t have at least one landing page on your website, it’s time to design one.
If you want to optimize your website for better performance in search engines but don’t know where to begin, join the crowd. Here are valuable items to review.
The vernal equinox is a great time to take a fresh look at your website and tidy things up in honor of the arrival of spring and the Sun crossing the celestial equator. Let’s get-a-fixin’!
This is a short-and-sweet article about some frequently used terms graphic design companies use and are commonly asked to explain. These terms may be used and relate to your next creative project.
Imagine if you moved to a new address but didn’t tell anyone. Without completing a Change of Address form the United States Postal Service wouldn’t know where to find you. A 301 redirect serves the same purpose for your website.
Many business owners, and even marketing directors, are not certain of how their website could be more effective for the benefit of their bottom line. The good news is it’s never too late to make improvements and some of my tips can take as little as 5 minutes to implement!
A well-designed multi-location restaurant website can save you time and money. Read on for the top 3 most important items to consider before you begin.
If website spam is a thorn in your side, it’s time you snagged the spammers with a honeypot. By spam we mean the automated and mechanically submitted data that constantly attacks your website; wasting resources, time and challenging the rigor of your site’s security. We explain how it works so you can understand it.
I try and help answer why website design pricing can vary so widely from one designer to another; and from one web design company to another. Variety in many forms is a major culprit.
Launching a new website requires more than just a new design. Here are several things that can surprise those who don’t plan accordingly-and will likely delay the launch of your new website.
When it comes to hiring a team to design and build your next website, it helps to understand the differences in the tasks performed by the web designer and the web developer.
Here’s a list of important telltale signs that a website redesign is due for your business. It’s amazing how many business owners and executives ignore these signs.
“Our website is down and we can’t find our web designer. His phone is disconnected and our emails to him are being bounced back to us.” This is a common problem that can be avoided. Here’s how.
Many business owners don’t comprehend enough about web design and development to know if their website is effective or not. Here are 3 simple ways to check.
As we finish up a year of weekly blogging at Trillion, we wanted to share our top blog posts about graphic design, branding and website development articles that we wrote this year.
With careful planning and the right mix of marketing, maximizing the coverage of your businesses good news could bring more opportunity for your business.
When creating a catch-all email address for your business, event or brand, experts recommend not using “info@,” or other similar innocuous email addresses. Businesses make the common mistake of utilizing the firstname.lastname@example.org email address as the flagship point of contact for interaction through websites and marketing materials.
A step by step look into the website development process: Website architecture, design & content development, website development, QA & testing and launch.
When contemplating having your website newly designed or redesigned, you will likely have an estimated budget in mind reflecting a price that you can live with. In this blog, we share several factors that can affect the price of your custom website design.
Next to you, your service-based business website is likely your most important marketing tool. By implementing the five in-bound marketing tips that follow to your service-based business website, you can be assured that your website is working as hard as you do.
The creative team at Trillion has won the first awards of the year with impressive fashion. Winning two web design awards of only 150 in the entire USA!
Working to tone your body to look and feel better in preparation for the summer months is nothing new; but have you considered toning up your website at the same time? The slow months of summer is an excellent time to revisit your website and refining its look, links, navigation and SEO-worthiness.
So many are using WordPress to manage their websites. As easy as it is to use, there are challenges to those new to the platform. Here we list some.
It takes planning, coordination and the expert application of the roles played by the geek, the writer and the publicist for a successful SEO plan to come together. It’s crucial to integrate these three areas into your ongoing marketing plan for a long-term SEO strategy.
Preparation is key when meeting with a graphic designer to design your website. Here’s what you can do to make the process efficient and successful.
A responsive website automatically adjusts the layout of its content to fit all the different screen sizes that today’s smartphones and tablets offer. With a responsive site, your content will become more easily navigable and user-friendly for your site’s visitors, providing a great experience on any device your customers are using.
Regardless of the size of your brand, there are critical things that you should be doing for your website and your brand’s social presence this year. Here’s what they are and how to get them done.
We were excited to learn that our bakery website design was featured on istock.com’s designer spotlight.
Bravo Slate magazine! Last month, Farhad Manjoo so eloquently pointed out that restaurant websites are so horribly out of touch with what a customer is looking for on their website. We have been wondering about this ourselves lately… and have created a top three list of the most annoying features you could have on a restaurant website.