4 Issues a New CMS Will Not Solve

Posted by Fatema on May 27, 2020 6:23:33 AM

Everyone has something they could complain about with their website – it’s too slow, it’s poorly designed, there’s not enough traffic, engagement is low, etc. I’m sure you could drum up a handful..

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Topics: Web Development, CMS, Content Management System, creative agency

2020 Web Development Trends: More Engaging Websites

Posted by Fatema on May 23, 2020 1:47:57 PM

There are definitely “good” and “bad” web development practices – responsive design, accessibility, multi-browser supported code, and so many other factors are timeless web development practices...

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Topics: Web Development, Web Marketing, Digital Marketing, creative agency

How To Lower Web Development Costs

Posted by Fatema on May 20, 2020 5:00:30 AM

Anytime you talk about outsourcing an activity, everyone gets nervous about what it’s going to end up costing. Unfortunately, people never think of web development as being “cheap”. Of course,..

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Topics: Web Development, wordpress development, creative agency, outsourcing web development, web development costs

Common Web Hosting Issues and How to Solve Them

Posted by Fatema on May 11, 2020 3:36:16 AM

Online presence is incredibly important these days. Nowadays, the majority of business is conducted through the web making it an incredibly important place to optimize your company’s image...

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Topics: Web Development, Search Engine Optimization, Domain Names, Website Hosting, creative agency

3 Things to Consider Before Hiring a Web Developer

Posted by Fatema on May 6, 2020 10:24:01 AM

Web development is an incredibly competitive industry. Chances are, your spam folder is loaded with “SEO specialist 1st place on google” related emails from developers all around the world… That’s..

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Topics: Web Development, creative agency, web developer, freelance web developer, outsourcing web development

Working with WordPress Web Developers vs. Building It Yourself

Posted by Fatema on Apr 30, 2020 1:13:28 PM

The age-old question: Should I build the website myself or hire it out to a web developer?

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Topics: CMS, wordpress, wordpress development, creative agency

Top Headless CMS Recommendations

Posted by Michael on Apr 28, 2020 7:01:20 AM

We talked in a prior post about what headless CMSs are and why they’re useful, but for those who are new to them, we’ll give a brief overview:A “CMS” or “Content Management System” allows users to..

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Topics: Developers, Marketing, CMS, Content Management System, wordpress

3 Tips for More Targeted WordPress Writing

Posted by Fatema on Apr 23, 2020 12:02:38 PM

Writing is difficult, plain and simple. And it’s not due to the actual difficulty of writing content, but more to do with the motivation to even get started. There’s a ton of factors between..

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Topics: Agencies, Web Development, SEO, CMS, Content Management System, blog writing, wordpress

Best Traditional CMS Platforms for Web Design in 2020

Posted by Fatema on Apr 21, 2020 4:11:34 PM

It’s easier than ever to start a website these days. What used to be a luxury to a few is now available to everyone who needs it. Everything related to hosting, coding, and designing with websites..

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Topics: Template Setups, Web Development, Digital Marketing, CMS, Content Management System

Headless CMS: Simple Explanation and Practical Use Cases

Posted by Chris on Apr 13, 2020 10:34:25 AM

Traditional Content Management Systems (CMSs) have completely changed the way that we think about website functionality and purposes. Except for talented backend developers that have spent their..

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Topics: Web Development, Digital Marketing, CMS, Content Management System

The Ultimate Website Hosting Guide

Posted by Chris on Apr 2, 2020 8:28:56 AM

If you and your team are planning on tackling a website or web application development project, chances are you have a lot of questions. However, the most basic, fundamental question that needs to..

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Topics: Web Development, Digital Marketing, Hosting, Website Hosting

Building a Blog Marketing Strategy with Excellent SEO

Posted by Chris on Mar 27, 2020 9:17:00 AM

Content marketing is huge these days. It’s one of the primary ways to drive traffic to your website. I mean, look at you – you’re here because of this blog, right?

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Topics: SEO, Marketing, Web Marketing, Digital Marketing

5 Tips Before You Purchase a Domain

Posted by Chris on Mar 25, 2020 1:52:56 PM

When building a website, there are a number of things you’re simply required to do. Selecting a CMS, picking the right hosting, etc. You get the picture. But when you’re building a website for..

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Topics: SEO, Search Engine Optimization, Marketing, Domain Names, Domain

When to Use Dedicated Landing Pages

Posted by Chris on Mar 13, 2020 12:27:07 PM

The marketing and media industry as a whole has repeated the same message over and over to marketers regarding paid web advertising – don’t send people to a page on your site (homepage, about..

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Topics: Agencies, Web Development, SEO, Search Engine Optimization, Marketing, Landing Pages

Creative Agencies: How to Handle Increased Project Workloads

Posted by Chris on Mar 6, 2020 8:27:41 AM

It's a general rule that most companies try to squeeze as much work out of as few employees as possible.  The more work fewer employees can handle, the higher overall productivity and gross margin..

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Topics: Agencies, Web Development, Outsourcing, Developers, Scheduling

Working with Outsourced Developer Project Timelines

Posted by Chris on Mar 2, 2020 10:41:51 AM

Working in a position of management means that managing your own workflow, while it takes time, is relatively simple. If you are in a managerial role at a creative agency or marketing firm,..

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Topics: Outsourcing, Developers, Scheduling, Timelines

SEO: Why Quality Development Is So Pivotal

Posted by Chris on Feb 24, 2020 9:04:13 AM

Creative agencies and marketing firms spend so much time researching SEO – and for good reason. If you’re working on a web development project for a client, they’re holding your creative agency..

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Topics: Developers, SEO, Search Engine Optimization

Creative Agencies: Understanding the Communication Style of Developers

Posted by Chris on Feb 20, 2020 7:16:41 PM

Communication is everything in the creative industry. Anyone that works at a creative agency knows that productivity and ideas come as a result from collaboration and communication. The more you..

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Topics: Web Development, Outsourcing, Communication, Translation, Developers

Client Proposal: Why Is The Development Cost So High?

Posted by Chris on Feb 18, 2020 10:57:37 AM

Creative agencies can handle a lot of activities internally, but when it comes to the development piece of a customer’s proposal, they oftentimes don’t have the in-house resources to tackle it..

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Topics: Web Development, Outsourcing, Estimation, Costing, Pricing, Estimates, Proposals

Creative Agencies Hiring Developers: 3 Things to Know

Posted by Chris on Feb 12, 2020 1:18:24 PM

Creative agencies have their head in a lot of places throughout a client’s project. Everything from the initial conversation stages through the completion of the project is a ton of work with..

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Topics: Agencies, Web Development, Outsourcing

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