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3 Emerging Technologies for Modern Websites // Jan 27 // JLB

  A good website is worth the effort. A poorly designed website or one that is difficult to use will drive away potential customers. The risk of losing customers is high because so many internet users shop from a mobile device or tablet and often from directly in store aisles. The following three emerging trends […]

Why WordPress Makes Sense for your Next Website // May 12 // JLB

Just about everyone in business has realized that it is beneficial to have a website.  Whether a company is a mom and pop store that has been open for 30 years without a web presence, or if it is a brand new enterprise, putting a website only adds to the exposure and adds to customer […]

How much? Nashville Web Design Cost What? // Nov 02 // JLB

With the end of the year drawing near, we are taking a look at tech finances this month.  We found Chris Stolz’s article from Techwyse.com on Website Finance’s particularly interesting.  Check it out: How Much Should I Pay For A Website? It’s a tricky question. With so many options out there, how much SHOULD you […]

Mobile Savvy // Oct 18 // JLB

Why Your Business Needs A Mobile-Optimized Website Check out this article by Shawn Prez. The age of ecommerce is fully upon us and the rage is all mobile. Mobile shopping – from smartphones to tablets – has been on a steady rise in recent years. A new study found that exactly 33% of all online […]

Business Website v. Facebook Business Page // Oct 07 // JLB

We found this article by Nathan Lyle to be most helpful in answering the question… Do I Really Need a Website? I’ve Already Got a Facebook Page… Some people, in seeking to keep costs down, will skip building a website for their business and just use a Facebook page. It’s online, it lets you post […]

Top 10 Reasons to Make Your Website Responsive // May 14 // JLB

The internet is littered with statistics about the benefits of mobile responsive design for your business website.  After sifting through dozens of articles and blogs on the subject, we’ve decided to save you the time it took us to read them all and compile a list of the most compelling reasons to make the change for your […]

Eleven Guidelines to Successful URLs for Your Web Site // Apr 15 // JLB

Eleven Guidelines to Successful URLs Describe Your Content An obvious URL is a great URL. If a user can look at the Address bar (or a pasted link) and make an accurate guess about the content of the page before ever reaching it, you’ve done your job. These URLs get pasted, shared, emailed, written down, and yes, […]

Matt Mullenweg's State of the Word 2013 // Jul 31 // JLB

If you follow WordPress news, you’ll know that Matt Mullenweg gave his annual “State of the Word” talk at WordCamp San Fransisco. If you really follow WordPress news, you’ll be just as excited as I am for what WordPress core will be bringing us. From the history of the first WordCamp San Francisco 8 years […]

Does your business need a mobile app? // Oct 11 // JLB

Does your business need a mobile app? Mobile is growing, and everybody knows it. As creatives, we get excited about exploring newer realms. As businesses, we get excited about seeing our website on our latest smart phones and tablets. Sometimes this excitement can steer you in the wrong direction, causing us to overshoot our goals. […]

Why convert to Sticky Navigation? // Sep 11 // JLB

Sticky or fixed navigation refers to navigation that doesn’t get lost when you scroll down on a website. Although only a few major sites have adopted this design, Facebook and Google + for example, research is showing overwhelming statistics that people prefer sticky navigation to the traditional, even though they may not realize why.