Email marketing is still the best converting form of advertising but chances are it can be even better. Follow these 10 tips to creating a better email marketing campaign.
1. Use a familiar from name.
When people see emails fill up their inbox they skim the senders and subject lines to determine which are important and which are not. If your sending name is unrecognizable it could come off as spam. Especially if they don’t recognize the email address itself … Read More
Would you like more followers on Instagram? Creating a beautiful Instagram profile is a sure fire way to get more followers. Here are 5 things you can do to create a beautiful Instagram feed.
1. Keep your Instagram about one specific theme.
People like to follow Instagram accounts that have a theme. By narrowing the focus of the things you’re going to post to Instagram you’ll be in a better position to create a great looking feed. It’s also preferable … Read More
One of the greatest benefits of using WebStarts is the true “What you see is what you get” experience. The creative freedom enables you to create a truly unique design that conveys the value of your products and services.
Many competitors say they’re drag and drop but in reality they’re really little more than glorified template editors. Who limit you to editing a few lines of text and a couple of images on the same design that’s already being used … Read More
A responsive website is one that changes layout depending on the device where the site is being viewed. The purpose of responsive design is to give your site visitors the best possible viewing experience regardless of the amount of screen space they have.
With more people viewing websites on the smaller screens of a mobile phone having a responsive website has become even more popular than ever. Many people opt for responsive design on a mobile device because it let’s … Read More
1. Your logo.
Hopefully you have a logo for your business or organization. Logos are important because they’re a visual association to your brand. Your color scheme should also go well with your logo.
2. A headline saying in one sentence what it is your do or what your site is about.
The average person will spend about five seconds looking at a page to figure out whether it’s what they’ve been looking for. Don’t make this a mystery. Come … Read More
We all want to have a beautiful website. One of the keys to making your website beautiful is great looking photos. But we’re not all professional photographers and don’t all have fancy equipment. So here are 5 steps you can take to taking better website photos with your smartphone.
1. Make sure the lens is free from fingerprints and debris.
When I see people take photos with their smartphone this is the most common mistake. They take it out of … Read More
Facebook now lets you share live video broadcasts directly to your timeline. This provides a whole new way to engage with your audience. Here are 8 ways to get the most out of your Facebook Live experience.
1. Tell people when you’re broadcasting.
Build up anticipation by letting your audience know when you’re going to be live online by writing a post on your timeline beforehand. Facebook recommends approximately a days notice will fetch the most viewers.
2. Go live … Read More
If you’re a local business you probably already know Google has replaced the phone book. Local businesses that don’t show up on the first page of Google are not likely to generate a lot of calls. You need good ranking on search engines like Google to drive traffic to your local business. Here are 3 ways to improve your local search ranking.
1. Claim your Google Business page.
By going to Google.com/business you’ll be able to let Google know important … Read More
1. A concise headline.
A recent study found when people were asked what’s the most important in a website’s design they said “the website makes it easy for me to find what I want.” And not just by a little bit either. 76% responded with that answer, while the next most important factor, “looks” was only 10%. So you don’t have to have a good looking website, just one that makes it easy for people to find what they’re looking … Read More
In the last two years a lot has changed about the web, and WebStarts has changed along with it. Here is a list of features we’ve rolled out that will help you design a modern website.
Parallax scrolling gives your site a three dimension feel. The parallax effect can be enabled on any full width image strip. Click on the image and then click the settings cog and choose parallax from the drop down menu. You’ll see a couple … Read More