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6 Elements of an Outstanding Small Business or Nonprofit Website – Quiz and Checklist
There are currently over one billion websites online – that’s almost one website for every four Internet users – but few of them stand out from the crowd. Many have a sense that their websites blend into the background noise of the Internet more than they should but they don’t know precisely why… or what to do about it. Yet how to stand out from…
Some organizations contact us because they are aware that their websites need improvement but they are unsure what exactly needs to be done. In order to assist these organizations in prioritizing their web-work we provide free website evaluations and initial consultations (contact us if you want to take advantage of these services). To complement our evaluations and consultations we have developed this website self-evaluation. Don’t…
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Why You Don’t Want to Just Copy Another Website’s Design
The value of a business website has never been greater. Every business, from retailers and professional services to IT companies, all these organizations have an online presence, which means their competitors do too. With everyone vying to make the best first impression with customers, it’s a daunting task to make the best website possible for your company. Some businesses try to get ahead by just copying the web design of more popular sites and industry competitors who are more established. However, this can do more harm than good. In the end, a successful website isn’t one that’s the best, but rather the one that best markets your individual brand. Don’t copy another website’s design when you can make your own website even better. Let’s look at why and how.
5 Reasons Why You Need A Team With Both Graphic and Web Designers
Graphic design and web design require different, although related, specialized skills.
Here’s why you should seek out a creative agency that has both designers and developers on the same team.
To Georgia We Go
Rystedt Creative is now solidly a national firm. We’re serving businesses and nonprofits in Silicon Valley, Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta, and (of course) our beloved Baltimore.
We’re both a local company with local roots and a national company with clients throughout the country.
And we recently made a big decision.
4 Ways Updating to WordPress 5’s Gutenberg Will Affect Your Business’ Aging Website
WordPress has changed forever. WordPress’ update to version 5 released on December 6, 2018 and brought with it a whole new way to compose blog posts and pages. The WordPress team is calling the new post editor “Gutenberg” (you know, after the guy who invented the printing press and changed media forever).If your business or nonprofit has an aging WordPress website you should know what…
Using Geometric Shape Designs to Hook Your Audience
Have you noticed how many logos are essentially designed using simple geometric shapes? Right off the top of your head you may think of brands like BMW, Pepsi, Microsoft, Olympics, Target, IKEA, AT&T, Red Cross, Adobe, or Google Drive. Why do they, and how do they, capture your attention?
The Best Cold Email Campaign I’ve Received
Turns out about a quarter of recipients respond to Gabi’s email chain. Nearly a quarter of those schedule a call to learn more.
How would you like to those kind of returns on an email campaign? Who wouldn’t?