Web Design

manufacturing

Industrial and Manufacturing Web Design 101 Basics

The goal of any website is to make it as engaging, useful, friendly and readable as possible - industrial and manufacturing web designs are no different. While some sites seek to educate, others seek to entertain, inform or sell. For industrial and manufacturing websites, the primary purpose is to let...

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Photography Portfolio Website Design Basics

Every entrepreneur needs a website; it functions as your calling card, your resume, and your first-round interview ambassador. If you’re a photographer looking to build a website that works for you, here are nine things that every photography website should have. Contact Page The whole point of your website is to create...

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Web Design 101 Pocket Dictionary For Small Business Owners

As we talk to more and more small business owners when helping them with their website design and development, we find there is terminology that we may use, but may not be common outside of the digital agency world. In the spirit of educating small business owners we have created...

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Most Innovative Web Design Companies in Chicago

Each week, someone from the Linchpin SEO team travels to a new city around the US to meet with or research some of the best web designers, web design companies, and developers in that city. This week we decided to stay in the Windy City (Chicago), before the weather got...

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Most Innovative Web Design Companies In Nashville

Each week, someone from the Linchpin SEO team travels to a new city around the US to meet with or research some of the best web designers and developers in that city. We select them based on how well they represent themselves online; their company website design and experience, as...

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14 Things Every Chamber Of Commerce Web Design Must Have

Association websites range in size, from big city chamber of commerce websites, to local neighborhood associations trying to market the local businesses in the neighborhood and drive growth. But no matter the size, they all must contain the following 14 items to help drive membership, traffic, and provide valuable information to...

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Most Innovative Web Design Companies in Raleigh Durham

Each week, someone from the Linchpin SEO team travels to a new city around the US to meet with or research some of the best web designers and developers in that city. We select them based on how well they represent themselves online; their company website design and experience, as...

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Most Innovative Web Design Companies In Philadelphia, PA

Each week, someone from the Linchpin SEO team travels to a new city around the US to meet with or research some of the best web designers and developers in that city. We select them based on how well they represent themselves; their company website design and experience, as well...

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Most Innovative Web Design Companies In Charlotte, NC

Each week, someone from the Linchpin SEO team travels to a new city around the US to meet with or research some of the best web designers and developers in that city. We select them based on how well they represent themselves online; their company website design and experience, as...

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Most Law Firm Web Designs Don’t Include These 9 Must Haves

So maybe you're a big law firm in a top tier market and you're thinking about redesigning your website, or maybe you are a new attorney who is opening a practice and needs a website to help drive leads and build your brand. Either way, there are certain aspects that...

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How To Choose A Web Design Company

Choosing the best website design company for your small businesses can be difficult. Just going to Google and typing in "web design company" can bring back thousands of options, that at face value, all look the same. You'll probably try to narrow your search (maybe by taking the top 10 listed...

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12 Features Your CMS Must Have, Or You’ll Have Issues

There are many articles that outline how to choose the best CMS for your small business, the best CMS for SEO, or guides that compare enterprise, small business, free and paid content management and web design platforms. We see many that compare functionality and development, but miss the boat on...

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Wireframe Basics and Why They’re Essential for Website Design

Web designers looking to make beautiful webpages must utilize tools to get cutting-edge results. Wireframes are an excellent tool for web designers to conceptualize a prospective website layout without dedicating excessive amounts of resources to a preliminary design. Many designers have utilized wireframes since the inception of the Internet. However,...

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Packaging Design Tips For Creating Effective Product Packaging

Designing a quality product at an affordable price is step one for encouraging sales, but designing an effective package is just as important. Below you will find tips and strategies for designing product packaging that drives sales. Tips for Packaging Design It is critical to show your product off, grab attention and...

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Logo Design Tips For Creating Effective Logo Designs

A logo is a big part of the marketing that represents a company or brand. The logos of the most recognizable brands are memorable, while also being simple and easy to recognize. Logo Design Tips Creating the perfect logo design that people recognize requires a number of steps. Below you will find...

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10 Tips for Creating Effective Print Advertising Designs

Whether you are promoting a new startup company, brand or if you are looking to gain new followers for services you have to offer, utilizing print advertising within Newspapers or Magazines is still a way to build brand awareness and help to generate revenue. Print Advertising Design Tips Understanding how to create...

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10 Tips for Designing Effective Marketing Collateral

Marketing collateral drives your business. It should familiarize customers with your products, services and the goals that your company has while simultaneously promoting these things. Tips For Designing Marketing Collateral Effective marketing collateral can meant he difference between a near-sale and a loyal customer for life. Here are 10 tips for creating...

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Billboard Design Tips For Designing an Effective Billboard Ad

The next time you take a drive, keep an eye peeled for billboards. If you make a point of looking for them, you'll notice that they surround roadways in the majority of urban and suburban areas. You probably see a hundred billboard ads each week but remember only a few...

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57+ Brand Logos and The Free Font Used To Make Them

Have you ever wondered what font and typography the big brands, social networks, and pop culture icons use when designing their logos? Below you will find 57+ of the best brand logos, the font used for each of them, and a link to download the free font. Mitsubishi Font Download this font...

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25 Mobile Web Design Tips To Increase Conversions & Mobile SEO

It's no secret that mobile usage is steadily increasing, and creating a mobile optimized website is no longer a "nice to have". Consumers increasingly rely on the mobile web to research and make purchases, which makes it more important than ever for companies to have an effective mobile presence. Ensuring that...