December, 2014

The 20 Most Popular WordPress SEO and Social Media Plugins

By |SEO, Social media, Web design|

Was your blog or website created on the WordPress platform? Are you taking advantage of the many SEO and social media plugins that are available? WordPress is the most popular website platform around with more than 60 million websites so there are a ton of plugins available to you, but which ones can do a job for you? The team at Best Plugins have put together the list below with their top ten for each. […]

16 Landing Page Tips to Improve the Conversion Rate of Your Website

By |Web design|

Landing pages, as the name would suggest, are the pages your visitors land on when they reach your site. That could be via Google, Twitter or any other kind of marketing you have in place. Your landing pages are the first contact many visitors will have with you, and it’s your best chance to convince them that you are the company for them, so optimising your landing pages should be a key part of your website marketing strategy. For some tips, and things to avoid, take a look at this infographic from Magnon International. […]

Colour Psychology: How Your Website Colours Affect Conversions

By |Web design|

Are you looking for ways to improve the conversion rate of your website? Have you considered how your use of colour could be affecting your website design? The psychology of colour is a well-documented subject, we’ve got plenty of infographics hosted here in our blog that talk about it, and for good reason. Understanding what colours evoke certain emotions can help your website turn your visitors into paying customers. To help create the desired emotions within your customers take a look at this infographic from Creatage. […]

Not Sure How Your Home Page Should Look? Here Are 10 Things to Include

By |Web design|

How should the home page design on your website look? What features should you include, and what should go where? You could of course go with something completely different from the norm, but if you want something tried and tested that you know will deliver results you just need to take a look at some of the world’s most successful companies. Go Globe have put together the infographic below showing the layout trends of the Fortune 500 companies websites. […]

November, 2014

9 Awful Website Features from the 90’s That Are Still Here Today

By |Web design|

How modern is your company website? Are you down with the times, or do you have lots of old features that make your site look like something from the Stone Age? The internet has come a long way since its inception but we still see ancient features in today’s web design. From old fonts and finishes to flashing items and scrolling text, there are a number of features guaranteed to make your site look naff. Who Is Hosting This have put some of them together in the infographic below and given you some examples of how to modernise them. […]

Landing Page Optimisation: An A – Z of Terms You Need to Know

By |SEO, Web design|

If you’re working on your SEO to drive targeted traffic to your site you’ll need to know how to optimise your landing pages. A successful landing page isn’t just about optimising for Google though, you also need to consider your visitors. Are they taking the desired course of action? Are they leaving your site after one quick look? Do you even know how to monitor these things? To help you understand what you need to know about landing pages Copyblogger have created the infographic below with an A – Z of the most important terms. […]

How Your Logo and Website Fonts Make Your Customers Feel

By |Logo design, Web design|

What type of font are you using in your logo and on your website? Do you have any idea what image that portrays or how it makes your customers feel? The psychology of typography probably isn’t something you consider when you design your new logo and website but the guys at RCM Websites have put together this infographic which shows you some different font types and how they are perceived. […]

Is Your Website Performing Badly? Here Are 26 Tips to Improve Conversions

By |Web design|

How is your small business website performing? Are you converting lots of visitors into paying customers or are people leaving without buying from you? If your website is performing badly and you want to generate more sales leads and enquiries you need to look at ways to improve your conversion rate, a process called Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO). That’s the theme in the infographic below which provides an A – Z guide to making your website perform better. […]