Posts by WP WebDev

Why are Websites Expensive to Build?

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Big corporates have no problem finding moola for their websites, especially if they have juicy budgets that can accommodate all the bells and whistles, such as e-commerce capability and brand design. But for the little guy who’s just trying to get his name out there, this can be a daunting concept. As a small-to-medium business…

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What’s New in Web Design for 2018?

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Welcome to 2018. As web developers and designers, it’s our job to stay abreast of where design and UX is going globally, so that we offer our clients the very best in design and functionality. Here are the top five trends in web design for 2018 Illustration and photography go head-to-head Over the last year,…

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Best WordPress Plugins for the Average Joe

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If you’re building websites for small business, there are a host of plugins that optimise them so that they run efficiently, are more user-friendly and help you or the site owner manage them with ease. There are tons out there, but here are our top five WordPress Plugins any developer should use. Beaver Builder Ever…

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Why is My Website So Slow? Three Problems and How to Fix Them

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So, you’ve built a beautiful website. Everything seems to be working, but whenever you navigate to the site or click on a page, it takes more than a few seconds to load. Why is this a problem? Well, Google sees a slow loading speed as a poor user experience (UX), and this negatively affects your…

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Three Top Tips for a Smashing User Experience

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When it comes to designing a website, one of the chief drivers of your project should always be a great user experience. In a world with over one billion websites in existence, competition is stiff. Making your websites a pleasure to use must be top priority. It isn’t hard to do if you keep coming…

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4 Simple Steps to Manage Your Own Social Media Marketing

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So you want to take control of your Social Media Marketing, but you’re not sure how to go about it? This simple guide may not make you an expert, but it will certainly help get you into the game! 1. Write Great Content Writing isn’t everybody’s forte, and even those who do it well and…

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To Z or Not to Z: Does Google SEO Penali(z)e your Spelling?

Does Google Penalize Your SEO for Usinf English or American Spelling?

A brief background As non-American self-proclaimed grammar nazis, we often find ourselves both perplexed and not a little irritated by the perceived Americani(z)ation of the English language. It’s been around a long time, and if it’s good enough for the Queen, then gosh-darn it, it should be good enough for you! So imagine our surprise…

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