6 Ways to Make Your Website More Engaging

So, you want a more engaging website? If you haven’t redesigned yours in over two years, it may be time to get started. In the meantime, if you are looking for a few minor adjustments to keep people engaged, there are some things you can do. Use an Intuitive Navigation Whether you want the navigation to lay across the top or along the side, an...

5 Things to Keep in Mind for Your Next Brochure

Custom marketing materials are some of the most important things a business can have. As a tangible representation of your business, a brochure is something that lasts and be passed out at events, meetings, and networking opportunities. Whether it’s a trifold or a two sided card, designing a brochure can be a tricky feat. To start the design, refer to your style guide for colors...

Selecting a Great Hero Image for Your Website

When it comes to designing a great homepage, a critical element is an effective Hero Image to grab the visitors’ attention and evoke emotion. This bold image is an influential communication tool. It sets the tone for the rest of the website, so why settle for anything less than powerful? We’ve rounded up some of our own tips for selecting a great image, and how...

The Benefits of Confirmation Emails

We’ve talked about how email marketing can be a tricky thing to master. There’s a science to it, and if you’re new to the field, you may find yourself struggling along the way. But not to worry – we’ve all been there. Email marketing is more than just the copy, design, and timing. In some cases, it’s about the relationship between the customer and the...

Tips for Designing an Effective Business Card

Business cards generate the first impression of you and your business. If you’re an avid networker, a great design makes a big statement and leaves a lasting impression. Whether you hand out cards to a group of people at a large event, or just a few at a local meeting, extraordinary design evokes emotion and makes you and your company memorable. If you’re like us...

4 Mistakes and Improvements for Every Contact Page

A website is a visual representation of your company, its values, team and services. If it’s done well, your audience will develop a strong connection with your brand. Yet, even if you have a beautiful website with a steady flow of traffic, you can still miss out on inquiries. But how? It could be about the contact page. If it’s not designed well or doesn’t...

How to Combat the 6 Pitfalls of Email Marketing

You’ve seen them, read them, and probably have even deleted them. Those beautiful (or not so beautiful) emails from your favorite brands are enticing – especially when it comes with a 50 percent off coupon code. Depending on your subscriber preferences, chances are, you see these emails on a regular basis. Maybe even daily. If you’re thinking it’s an easy task, think again. There are...

The Most Common Web Design Mistakes

A number of web design trends have surfaced over the last few years. From parallax scrolling to mobile responsive, the demand is high, but so is the risk of making mistakes. Since the web and its trends are ever-evolving, you should redesign your website every 2 years. However, there are mistakes that can hurt your site’s engagement. Here are a few that we’d like to...

Web Design Myths Debunked

In the digital world, every business needs to have a working website. Beyond that, the design elements of the site play a huge role in how you spread your message, generate brand awareness and communicate with your audience. It can be difficult to determine what is and isn’t a good idea when it comes to what and how to design your website. Here are a...