To increase the effectiveness of your website’s performance and therefore the user experience, you will want to periodically refresh your website. (A website refresh doesn’t mean a redesign. It’s mostly cosmetic—make it faster, cleaner; add some spark with some newer images, maybe new features—that sort of thing.)
Here is a list of the top Google Chrome Extensions for 2017 as used by designers, developers, and writers. They will increase your productivity while improving your communications. Use these Chrome extensions knowing that they are proven, safe, and without question some of the most trusted extensions currently used.
Businesses often make changes to their website regularly, to update their product offering, update photos or graphics, or update the content, but in some instances, a complete redesign is necessary and even profitable. This article helps to differentiate a refresh (making a few updates) from a redesign, where a major overhaul is needed for optimum performance, speed, and ease of use.
According to a website hack trend report from Sucuri, a very large percentage of the website hacks came from out-of-date, vulnerable, versions of plugins. Taking the necessary precautions for your WordPress security can prevent malware infections, branding issues, Google blacklists, and possibly huge SEO impacts.
It is estimated that 15,886,000 websites and over 76.5 million blogs on the entire web use WordPress. Because of the popularity of WordPress, it is frequently targeted by hackers and spammers who are using ever more sophisticated hacking programs. This is why it is important to keep your website secure by use of a dedicated security plugin and firewall.
There seems to be a recent shift away from working with designers and developers who are national. The perception seems to be from the belief that there is somehow more control over a local source. With today’s cell phones you can talk to anyone at your convenience, and you can easily pass information, images, videos, and documents with mobile devices 24 hours a day.
Here is the scenario: Suppose you want to create a new website using the latest and greatest technology available. You have found a popular WordPress theme that meets your needs and have purchased it. The theme demo looks great, but you want to make aesthetic changes to fit your brand. The question is: Should you make direct changes to the theme that you have installed into WordPress? The simple answer: No, use a child theme.
So you’ve decided to start a new business and you want an internet presence. Or, you want to expand your internet presence because you’re hoping to attract more business. Many small businesses are reluctant to build a presence online because of the time or expense they believe is required. What if you could get the best website you can without spending a lot of money or time?
To enhance your business brand you need to choose a font that compliments what your business stands for. You also want to design your advertising, marketing, and public relations with the same fonts as on your website for a consistent look and feel that will help establish your identity.