Archive for Web Design

What Suits Better – A Free WordPress Blog or a Self Hosted WordPress Blog?

This is the most confusing question that swirls around in every blogger’s mind, whether to start with a free WordPress blog or host your own WordPress blog? For those who do not know the difference between a free WordPress blog and a self hosted WordPress blog, let us have the privilege of giving you a brief introduction about both of them.

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Web Design for Small Businesses

Everything is subjected to first impressions. Why else do you think such things, as advertising, branding, and packaging are so important? Why do you think they exist in the fist place? Let’s face it. It is only with appropriate selling and marketing strategies are consumers driven to choose one product over another.

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Why custom website designing works for small businesses?

It is not uncommon to find even small businesses having their own website. But just having a website does not ensure the growth of business. It is essential to have well designed website that helps business across different industry verticals in establishing their online presence. Template based designing, which was once a hit with small businesses is no more a craze. In fact, today customized business website design  is more in vogue.

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Why HTML5 vs Flash Is Nonsense

Came across an interesting article today about the HTML5 vs Flash debate:

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It’s Not Ok To Flash

Flash intros to be precise. This used to be a common practice amongst many websites back in the day; having a super cool flash based main web page. In point of fact, today it is a big no-no unless your brand is world famous already. Search engines are not Flash friendly and can’t crawl Flash based sites, which makes it difficult for the website to rank. Companies like Pepsi or Apple can afford to have a Flash intro to their website because they are world famous organizations with hundreds of millions of followers. But a local start up using Flash as part of its web design will essentially set itself up for failure from the start. Even if you do wish to place a Flash intro, make sure that the main links of your web site are visible on the page so visitors can skip the intro and easily navigate to inner pages.

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