The headline from Google reads “Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact in our search results.” Business owners take note: if your website is not designed and prepared for what is […]
To Joomla or not to Joomla? Is Joomla a useful CMS for web development and design? There are mixed opinions, so here is a breakdown of the pros and cons. Advantages of Joomla: Joomla is a great option if you wish to quickly generate a community or a network that has a membership area, newsroom, […]
At SmartLink, we build websites that not only look great, but we build them so that they can be found in the search engines. SEO friendly websites are our specialty.
A lot of companies have blogs that absolutely do not match their main website. They will use blogger.com or wordpress.com and have a blog offsite. The problem with using these sites is that you don’t have total control of your content. If you get a lot of traffic to your website wordpress.com may put ads […]
There is no such thing as the perfect web design. Just about everything is borrowed from other websites. Look at Google. It gets millions of hits a day but is pretty simple. Why? Because it serves a purpose. It gets the user to interact with the site. It’s purpose is a search engine.
At SmartLink, we design websites that are optimized for the search engines. Our clients love our fresh designs. When we design a website, we keep in mind that a website is not only suppose inform consumers about your products and services but we know what it takes to make a conversion-friendly website. When we design […]
Unable to see your website on a mobile phone? We get calls from people asking, “Why can’t I see my website on my phone?” As more and more people are surfing the web with their phones we offer a word of wisdom-avoid the use of Flash in your website because mobile browsers can’t render flash […]
f the information presented is not to the point, the visitor will likely leave the page (or worse leave your site) to find the answers they are looking for. Remember that users on the web are looking for information that is fast and convenient. They do not want to have to read through paragraphs of information to find out one service or product you offer.
Every selling point has some level of psychology applied to it, so why shouldn’t your web design? While this idea is certainly not a new concept, it should be properly considered before developing a website. Psychology in web design utilizes the mental processes of an individual that causes him or her to think or act in the way he or she does. In layman’s terms, understand what a visitor will do when they visit your website and determine the best way for them to convert into a customer. In order to do this you need to give the visitors a reason to review the goods or services on your website.
We have had a tremendous year. We have more than doubled our client base and our staff. We are thankful for our clients continue that continue to trust in our abilities to promote and market their websites.