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How To Tell When Your Website Needs Updating

How To Tell When Your Website Needs Updating

In an ever evolving digital world, your website forms the foundation of the online presence for your business. It's the first point of contact and sets the scene for how users perceive your business - don't miss the opportunity to make a good first impression. While the look and feel of your website must be a strong representation of what your business offers, even more important is making sure that technically it runs well. An out of date site may cause potential customers to very quickly leave whilst a polished site is likely to see an increase in your conversions. But how do you tell when it's time to update your existing site.

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Are You Having Problems Managing Paperwork in Your Business?

Are You Having Problems Managing Paperwork in Your Business?

Recently we've been developing a new custom software called Defex. Defex is a Defect Management system for people in building and construction as well as property management and maintenance. Our initial test group (who remain active users today) include residential builders and commercial builders. With our Beta phase travelling well, we're making a call to anyone in building & construction who is looking for better management over their defects. If you know anybody in an industry that needs to manage building related Defects, use the forward button below to let them know. Defex comes with a 30 day free trial.

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What Browsers Should my Website Support?

What Browsers Should my Website Support?

One of the often overlooked aspects of web design/web development is that every browser displays a website slightly differently. In some instances the differences are minute; but in others they can be glaringly obvious. With so many different browsers available and each operating system having a different default browser, it's a common question to ask: "which browser should my website support". The answer may seem like 'but don't websites just work the same on all browser?'. Well yes, they can; but there is some more work involved before that step. When developing your website/web application it is important to be aware that the web is a dynamic medium (unlike print media) and the way a user consumes your designs can be different on different browsers.

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5 Web Design Mistakes Hurting your SEO

5 Web Design Mistakes Hurting your SEO

It's easy to think of Web Design and think it's all about the look of the website...and you'd be right. But the design of your website can affect your SEO and sometimes not in a good way. This is because as much as websites are designed for people, they are "delivered" using computers; scanned by search engine crawlers for SEO; and interpreted by browsers when viewed on your device. As such, when designing a website, you have to factor in the unseen just as much as the seen.

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