Category: website design

Do Business BETTER!

Put the web to work

In a down economy, Small Businesses need to exploit every possible advantage available to them. An often overlook and underutilized Small Business asset is the good ol’ company website. Websites are nothing new, and nearly everyone has one by now (there are by far more registered websites than human beings on the planet). Most Small…
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For Rapid Development, Slow Down

Another conference call in our quest to a 14 Sep website launch. We’ve really established a successful workflow, which will server me well as a model for future client relations. One of the first things we established was the need for more meetings before actual launch day:  Look & feel, navigation, initial site layout –…
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Site Unseen

Many businesses pay a lot of money for someone to make a website for them. Yet from the huge number of poorly designed websites out there, it doesn’t look like a good return on investment for the most part. Not counting incompetence and outright fraud, there are still too many bad websites out there which were supposedly…
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Rapid Development

14 September. It helps to have a deadline. An internal sense arises that helps steer me away from false starts and time-wasting fascination with useless details. As a techie, it’s easy to waste hours with the “gee whiz” aspect of things that won’t actually be used in this phase of the project. A deadline helps…
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FREE is the new GTD

I have always attended business networking events as an essential part of my Small Business growth strategy. They are a marvelous source of innovation, inspiration and comraderie. There are also, of course, the occasional cash-paying business prospect. But much of the value is, well… free, but it’s also priceless. Recently, I’ve learned from these meetings…
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