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HTML5 is definitely the flavor of the month, with everyone in the design community getting excited about its release. In this tutorial we’ll get a taste of what’s to come by building a cool iPhone app website using a HTML5 structure, and visual styling with some CSS3 effects. HTML5 isn’t here just yet, but the Working Draft is complete enough for us to play around and get to grips with the exciting new elements we can use in our code.
A transition is in effect. The web is maturing and like any form of media that has gone before it that can mean only one thing: That content is now at the epicentre of audience creation once again. The introduction of Penguin, as we know, is forcing every online business to re-examine how it ‘does’ online marketing and begin looking for ways to grow reputation, reach and visibility via content rather than the link building practices of old. As Google turns up the algo to promote great content and social gives us all access to the social graph and the network effect it offers there has never been a better time to get your content game in shape and pull together a killer strategy for your brand. I recently wrote a piece for another digital marketing site that goes into a little more detail around why content is coming to the fore and so for extra context it is certainly worth a read.
This week for Whiteboard Friday we are taking a look at how to get a video to rank on YouTube. Each month YouTube receives over 800 million unique visitors who watch more than 3 billion hours of video, traffic we can't afford to ignore. So how do you get videos to rank for competitive terms on YouTube? By paying close attention to these 12 important ranking factors. Do you agree with these?
Internet access has taken a new turn with the introduction of Smartphones in the industry. With a Smartphone in your hand, you don’t need to seat in front of a desktop or to carry the laptop with you wherever you go. Actually, this tech savvy generation keeps in touch with the internet through their handy, high class mobile devices. That is why they frequently visit those websites that can be easily accessed through mobile devices as well. Most of the website developers and website designers are now engaged in developing sites that can also be accessed through mobile phones without any hassle.
Using tools is a necessity for client link building. But how, why, when and who should use them? What follows is a list of some helpful link building tools you can use day in and day out for guest posting , BLB , and group interviews .
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Color in design is very subjective. What evokes one reaction in one person may evoke a very different reaction in somone else.
Par Korben En ce moment, je suis en train de lire Getting Real . Il s'agit d'un livre de 37 signals sorti en 2009, soit 1 an avant Rework qui donne une approche plus naturelle pour développer son projet rapidement et faire en sorte que ça fonctionne... Ça tourne beaucoup autour du développement de service web mais avec un peu d'imagination, on peut appliquer certains de ces conseils à des tas de trucs de la vraie vie.
So often, we look at a design trend as nothing more than that – a design trend. But it’s important to look behind these trends, to see the market influences and psychological movements that are influencing and driving them. One of the most important market influences in web design today is the rapid proliferation of mobile devices that are used for web browsing. This growth will only continue.
posted by Adam Audette | April 4, 2012 | 25 comments Or, put another way, ‘over-optimization’ is synonymous with ‘no real business model’. In many ways, the message of an “over-optimization penalty” by Google is their way of saying you’re doomed without a real business model.
The Exceptional Performance team has identified a number of best practices for making web pages fast. The list includes 35 best practices divided into 7 categories. Minimize HTTP Requests tag: content 80% of the end-user response time is spent on the front-end. Most of this time is tied up in downloading all the components in the page: images, stylesheets, scripts, Flash, etc.
Les chiffres clefs d'Internet (textes et Infographie) La population en ligne Mondiale est de plus de 2 milliards ce qui correspond à 30% de la population mondiale. Le temps passé en ligne par mois dans le monde est de 35.000.000.000 d'heures (35 milliards) qui est équivalent à près de 4 millions d'années. Les utilisateurs d'Internet aux États-Unis passent en moyenne 32 heures sur internet par mois. C'est le double du temps passé par l'utilisateur lambda par mois.
Email Share 2559 Email Share The new Google Penguin update was a big change that has been very unsettling to SEO’ers, both blackhats and whitehats. It seems that everywhere you go, people who had previously considered themselves to be “professionals”, are now dumbfounded as their stable authority sites have moved from ranking in the top 5 for competitive keywords, to not ranking at all.
A professionally designed landing page can improve your conversion rates. This post is all about showcasing awesome landing pages, to give you some inspiration for your next design. It’s worth stating that no page is ever perfect – or conversely, every page can be better . With this in mind, we’ll be offering perspective on what makes each page special or interesting, while providing some insight into what we would try out in an A/B test experiment to optimize for higher conversions. But what is it that makes a landing page design effective ? There are many factors, but the principle reasons are an adherence to the fundamental rules of conversion centered design: