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Creating Responsive Website

What Is Responsive Web Design We surf the web using regular computer, tablet, and mobile phone. Websites must adapt to these various monitor sizes to be properly viewed. Responsive web design makes your website adjust to screen sizes and capabilities of different devices. Why Should You Use Responsive Web Design With over 5.1 billion mobile owners, mobile marketing has become an essential and significant part of every web development strategy. Mobile marketing yields faster and […]

Web Design Best Practices

All web designers have to follow a few basic design principles that help them in developing a design that users will appreciate. The web design should be balanced; this is the most important principle. If the web designer is going for an asymmetrical look, it is important to achieve asymmetrical balance. It is also important that the design elements are spread uniformly and not concentrated on just one area of the web site. In this […]

Creating Websites using Attention Driven Design

Attention-driven design makes designers discover ways to engage and motivate users by presenting interactive and comprehensible visual pathways. Attention Driven design is about displaying all the crucial information within few seconds; it is also geared to keeps users engaged and stimulated throughout the website. Visitors make their choice to stay or to leave your web page almost within 3-5 seconds. A website that fails to engage visitors within such a short span of time loses […]

How to Make a Website Using Parallax Scrolling

Parallax scrolling is an interesting technique, wherein background images move by the camera slower than foreground images, creating an illusion of depth in a 2D video game and adding to the immersion. “The technique grew out of the multiple camera technique used in traditional animation since the 1940s, and was popularized in the 1982 arcade game, Moon Patrol. “You can follow these steps to create your own website utilizing the parallax scrolling technology, while incorporating […]

Step by Step Help for Contact Form 7

We have used Contact Form 7 for several of our WordPress sites, and we find it one of the better WP plugins. We have modified it for some our sites like www.jetsystems.com or www.findmybuilding.com and we wanted to share a step by step guide by WP tuts+. You can check out this plugin at wordpress.org, at the time of posting this it has over 9 million downloads. After installing and activating you will find a […]

Coding HTML Email Newsletter – Easy to Follow Step by Step Help

CSS isn’t fully supported in all the different email programs. Embedded CSS often breaks in Gmail and YahooMail. A famous workaround is to use inline CSS and it works pretty (barring few exceptions). Also, Microsoft Outlook also disregard CSS,  for example the background-image doesn’t work. You can put the images in an img tag, instead of using background-image on CSS and you can use the background-color as an alternative.. I found an excellent article that […]

Getting Started with Multivariate Testing

Multivariate testing (also known as multivariable testing or MVT) allows web marketers to optimize their landing pages, email campaigns or other web pages by testing multiple versions of multiple elements at the same time. The outcome of a multivariate test will show them what combination of these elements produces the highest conversion rates. Multivariate testing differs from A/B split testing in that you can test multiple elements on a page at the same time. For […]

5 Easy Things You Can Do To Make WordPress More Secure

There are over 72.4 million websites using WordPress according to a Yoast infographic released earlier this year. Not only that, it’s also a popular choice for some of the top blogs on the internet: 48% of websites that made it on the Technorati’s Top 100 blogs List run WordPress. With this level of popularity, it’s not surprising that WordPress can be a target for hackers. To help minimize the risks of your site being attacked, […]

When Should you Use A/B Split Testing?

A/B split testing is one of several testing techniques available to web marketers for testing the effectiveness of their web site or landing page. Like most tests, A/B split testing works better under certain situations, and knowing when to choose it over other testing methods will help maximize your test results…and your conversion rates. What is A/B Testing? A/B split testing involves testing two different versions of a web page simultansously by evenly splitting the […]

Web Services – HTTP as Lingua Franca

Web services are the true media that bring the world to your fingertips and transform your personal applications to web application by communicating it to the world. Whether you need to send a request, or receive a result over the internet, your web browser needs to have a language to translate your request to different web servers. Hyper Text Mark Up language, simply abbreviated as HTTP, is the basic core language used for communication between […]