Posts made in June, 2012

The New SEO Can Benefit Content Writers 0

The New SEO Can Benefit Content Writers

Posted by on Jun 30, 2012 in blog news

With the new changes Google as implemented regarding how relevant content, links, and page titles influence “search” this maybe a good time to learn how to be a content writer…for your own business. Due to big changes in the SEO landscape, designers, photographers, videographers and writers have new opportunities to build their reputation, expand brand awareness and generate more leads. This post describes five important developments that content creators should be aware of, and then we’ll outline several ways to capitalize on them. Five SEO Developments That Favor Content Producers Thanks to self-publishing and social networks, the world is drowning in content. Google’s response: make it easy for searchers to drill down to exactly what they are looking for. Today, we can perform a search and look at the results all together in one big chunk, or we can carve off just a piece. We can look at search results from complete strangers, from people we know or from both. 1. Personalized Search While search engine users are accustomed to getting objective results on search engine results pages (SERPs), Google now serves up “subjective” results as well. When logged into Google and with personalized search turned on, you will see SERPs that include results based on your Web browsing...

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Stop Downloading Free WP Themes 0

Stop Downloading Free WP Themes

Posted by on Jun 22, 2012 in blog news

I ran across an article that I just had to share. I’ve often written about cheap versus paying for what your web project. Moreover, I constantly warn my Atlanta business associates from doing the same thing. But the seduction of downloading free WordPress Themes are often very powerful when people are trying to avoid paying a Web Developer. However, this article explains whey: Siobhan McKeown  wrote: WordPress Themes Base is in the lucky position of being the top ranking site for “Free WordPress Themes.” Someone’s been working hard on their SEO! The blurb at the bottom tells the visitor that unlike other sites offering free WordPress themes, the themes at WordPress Themes Base are fresh. Great, there’s nothing better than a fresh theme. I downloaded Prinz Branford Magazine. Already things are looking problematic. Branford Magazine is a theme released by der Prinz. There is a very old version of the theme which (as far as I can tell) isn’t up-to-date with WordPress 3.0 and a Pro was released earlier this year. That means we’re looking at either a theme that doesn’t work properly with WP 3.0 or a theme that is a knock-off of a pro. After downloading the theme, I used a program that protects my computer from malicious code. (kind of like I work with it in...

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Prosto Business 0

Prosto Business

Posted by on Jun 8, 2012 in blog

Prosto Business asked us to build a site that really reflected who they were. We came up with an idea to use the employees on the front page of the site with the image of “solving a problem”.  We used a user friendly approach with complex colors to make the site look bold and energetic at the same time. The site itself is a easy to navigate site with fresh content weekly on their blog...

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Healthy Life 0

Healthy Life

Posted by on Jun 8, 2012 in blog

The Healthy Life project had a strong collaborative effort from both development team and the Healthy Life staff.  Because this project had such rich content, we were able to mach the brand of Healthy Life’s philosophy and it’s vision to its users. This is a membership site that has many modules and programs running to make this a very unique site for sharing the healthy life style. Health Life also became pro active in it’s use of data backup and recovery since it has so much fresh content being shared by it’s members. The platform for this project was WordPress and used powerful plugins to complete what Healthy Life...

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BL Real Estate 0

BL Real Estate

Posted by on Jun 8, 2012 in blog

We never make two sites alike. Each one has it’s own culture and personality. BL Real Estate was no different. We wanted to create a clean easy to navigate site so visitors could have a personal experience with BL Real Estate. Because BL offers high end value real estate, we wanted to make that point right off the landing page with a unique property BL has just listed.  We create a dynamic flow to each of our projects. This site is using WordPress for it’s...

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