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How to Create a Customer Friendly Website

When work is being done on your website, it’s important to keep in mind how online customers use the internet. Some design firms get to focused on the latest tech innovations and lose sight of what potential customers expect and what their…
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Website Design: Solving the Biggest Problems First

How To Solve The Biggest Problems With a New Web Design More often than we would like, clients come to us to develop a website for them but they only give us limited direction and guidance. A lot of small businesses have an issue when it comes…
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Google Mobile First Indexing: Why It Matters to Me

Just like the rest of your digital life, Google is constantly changing how it lists it’s search engine results. It can be a daunting task to try to keep up with all the changes Google (and Facebook) are constantly making and one wonders whether…
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Ad Blocking - It's a Jungle Out There

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As of yesterday my AdBlocker Plus plugin on my iPhone had blocked 34,667 ads in total. Today, a matter of only 8 work hours later, my plugin is up to 39,631. That’s nearly a 5,000-ad difference. Granted, I scout for a lot of information and…
Social Media for Small Business Cedar Rapids Iowa

Making the Most of Social Media for Small Business

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I am often asked by small business owners how they can make the most of social media for small business.  I can’t stress enough how important it is to get on various social media sites to get your name out there. By providing people with…
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Responsive Web Design with Google’s Mobile Friendly Mandate

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Last spring Google made a major change to search engine results page (SERP) algorithm on mobile devices. Websites that are more mobile friendly are ranked higher in search results. If your website is not mobile friendly then this algorithm could…
Social Media Marketing Small Business

Social Media Marketing for Small Business

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If you are a small business owner looking to grow your business, chances are you have considered using social media marketing. Over 73% of all small business owners are now using sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest to help…
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Wordpress 4.3 Updates Password Security

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With the ever-growing threat of website hacking, phishing, identity theft and the like, it's always welcome when a major and popular developer updates security features.  And with the vast implementation of Wordpress as a content management,…
SEO Website Design Cedar Rapids Iowa

Does SEO Really Matter? How Search Engines Work.

The Importance of SEO (Search Engine Optimization) So does SEO really Matter or what? Whether you’ve decided to redesign your current website or build a new website, it’s essential for SEO to be done on your website. Below are some of the…

Local Search Doubles Since 2014 on Smartphones

Google reports that people are searching more on their smartphones than ever before.  In fact, according to an official Google blog post earlier this month, mobile (smartphone) search has now outpaced desktop search for the first time in history…