Mobile Web Design

4 Stepping Stones to Dazzling Startup Success

Startups do not have it easy these days. It is estimated that 90% of all new startups fail and only the selected few ever reach the dizzying heights foretold. Even those that survive the crucial initial period are often strapped for cash and struggle to reach clients. Well, many entrepreneurs have been there and done that. They have plenty of actionable tips for you and one of … [Read more...]

Why Marketers Should Focus on Mobile Page Speed

Can you ever think about a time when Google wasn't dominating the search engine market? Back in 1998 when Google first launched, one thing that made it stand out from Yahoo and the rest of its competitors was its speed. Think about it ‒ many of us are frustrated if a website won't load. In fact, most users won't stay on a site if it fails to load within 2 seconds. It … [Read more...]

Is Your Website Helping Your Business Grow?

However big or small your company, your website is, today, perhaps your most important business tool. It’s where people come for information, where you communicate with your customers, where you drive sales, and where you promote marketing campaigns. It’s everything. But far too many businesses are being held back by underperforming sites—ones that are stuck in the dark ages, … [Read more...]

5 Design Mistakes to Avoid When Building Your Ecommerce Website

Creating your own ecommerce site requires a lot of brains and, let’s face it, some luck. However, when it comes down to ecommerce, you can minimize the risks by understanding how your consumers use your site and how can you can constantly improve it. The amount of mistakes and tiny errors one can make when creating an ecommerce site are almost infinite. But a pattern can … [Read more...]

The Benefits of a Mobile-Centric Marketing Strategy

The reason so many marketers suggest that your marketing strategy should be mobile-centric is due to the fact that we live in a mobile-centric world. About one-third of the entire human population has access to a mobile phone but there are other, more relevant statistics to justify such a massive shift in the mindset. Namely, since 2015 there are more searches through mobile … [Read more...]

10 Big Website Flaws Every Small Business Must Avoid

Small companies are up against big companies with big web design budgets, and usually smaller companies with top-flight websites. Since most would-be customers use the Internet to find and vet suppliers, no company can afford a substandard website. Here are 10 major website flaws a small company must absolutely avoid. 1. Poor Mobile Viewing A website with a poor mobile … [Read more...]

Why the South Charms Small Businesses and How to Compete if You Don’t Live There

The South is well known for its charm, and many small business owners appear to be quite familiar with the region’s alluring qualities. My team at Vistaprint Digital recently noticed a trend among customers using our website builder—southern cities had the highest number of customers per capita. In fact, the top five cities for website customer density were all located in … [Read more...]