5 WebStarts Features That Will Grow Your Business

If you have a website you probably got it to help grow your business by expanding your reach to new, potential customers. At WebStarts we under this, and so we’ve created a number of features to help you accomplish the goal. Here are 5 features we offer here at WebStarts that are sure to grow your business.

1. Contact Forms

One of the biggest challenges site owners face is the number of people who bounce after coming to a site. … Read More

10 Amazing WebStarts Features You Didn’t Know About

You already know WebStarts is everything you need to create a unique and beautiful website. But did you know about these 10 not-so-obvious features?

1. Video Backgrounds

What better way to standout from the crowd than a video background on your website? To do this click on the insert video icon on the toolbar, upload a video, find one through the Youtube search, or pull one from your Instagram account. Once the video is on the page click on the … Read More

8 Places You Should Be Promoting Your Website

Here at WebStarts we’re frequently asked the question “I’ve created a website, now what?”.  Once you have a website established you’re going to need to get people to find it. So here are 10 things you should do after creating a website to promote it.

1. Search engine optimization.

Search engines like Google are still the best place to be found online. Before you start any SEO campaign be sure to make a good list of keywords and phrases people … Read More

5 Web Design Mistakes That Will Cause Your Website Marketing Efforts To Fail

The web is a wonderful place to do business. Never before has it been so easy for one person or business to connect and discover customers. However many businesses still flounder when it comes to website marketing. If it’s so easy to find new customers online then what are the reasons so many fail. Checkout the list below.

1. No Traffic

You can have the greatest product or service in the world but if you’re not getting found online, it’s … Read More

New Feature – Tweak Your Design To Perfection by Adjusting Letter Spacing

Sometimes when I’m creating a website design I get inspiration from other websites. I’ll study pages carefully to figure out which subtleties draw me to a particular design. Many times this will come down to what’s called the typography. Typography is the way text appears on a page. It’s more than just a font, or size, typography is the sum total of all these tweaks combined.

One of the common things I notice about good looking typography is letter spacing. … Read More

New Feature – Add Icons To Buttons

Introducing a fun new feature from WebStarts. A couple of weeks ago we gave you the ability to add icons to your web designs. Today we’re taking that a step further and letting you add an icon to a button. Adding an icon to a button can set it apart from regular buttons and help convey its purpose.

To add an icon to a button you must first add a button to your page. You can do that by following these … Read More

Now You Can Add Icons To Your Website With WebStarts

Now you can put icons on your website with WebStarts. The new icon feature let’s you choose from hundreds of icons that can be placed on your webpages. In the past you may have had to upload icon images to get them to appear on your pages but with the new icon feature from WebStarts your icons are created as vectors. That means you can resize them however you’d like and they will never lose quality, and always look sharp.… Read More

5 Things That Make WebStarts The Best Free Website Builder

When we started WebStarts back in 2006 there weren’t many website builders out there. Times have changed and now it seems there’s almost as many website builders as there are websites. Well, maybe not quite that many, but none the less I figured it’s a good time to “toot our own horn” a little bit and remind everyone why WebStarts is the best free website builder.

1. Customer service.

Since WebStarts launched one thing that’s always separated us from … Read More

How To Find Free Stock Images Online

Finding photos and images for your website can be time consuming but featuring great looking images on your website is such a big part of making your web design look beautiful. There are a ton of paid services that will gladly allow you to license an image for a single use and charge you a hefty fee. Today I’m going to share with you ten places you can find free stock images that can be used for commercial purposes.

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How To Use Meerkat – Definitive User’s Guide

Have you heard of Meerkat? It’s a wonderful new app for iOS that let’s you stream live video from your phone while engaging with your Twitter followers. Maybe you’re thinking to yourself – What’s so great about that?  The thing that makes Meerkat great and one of the main reasons it’s catching on fast is the fact the Meerkat community isn’t made up of anonymous creeps and trolls. It’s made up of real, down to earth people, who are giving … Read More