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The Difference Between Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) and Mobile-Friendly Pages

No business can underestimate the importance of having their website content being displayed correctly and quickly on the mobile devices. But, with …

A 40-year-old technology still beats Facebook for getting people to visit websites

Image: Rachel Johnson<p>Image: Rachel Johnson<p>EMAIL DELIVERS AS much website traffic for Irish e-commerce businesses as every social media network …

Google Introduces Two New Features in Adwords—Campaign Groups and Performance Targets

Google Introduces Two New Features in Adwords—Campaign Groups and Performance Targets<p>Google, the American multinational technology company, has …

Google Keyword Planner without AdWords Campaign

There are many Keyword Tools, but most of them are paid. So most of the Bloggers and Webmasters rely on Google Keyword Planner. We have seen many …

5 Psychological Concepts Web Designers Should Use to Maximize Conversions

In order to create web pages that actually make a difference in terms of conversion, web designers need to understand how their designs can motivate …

Marketing

Do You Use Instagram for Marketing? Study Says 50 Percent of Fortune 500 Do - Small Business Trends

Instagram is gaining massive popularity among consumers and brands alike. But many small businesses still don’t know exactly what to do with the …

5 Questions You Should Answer If You Want Your Mobile Marketing to Work

While it's no surprise that mobile devices are playing a larger role in consumers' lives, the growth in the use of smartphone devices has had a …

Mobile

Why Video Marketing is the New Darling of the Marketing World

Video marketing has been unanimously chosen as one of the rising stars in marketing corridors, thanks to social integration and investments by Internet giants. It is gaining a vital place in the marketing plans of all major companies to connect with consumers, engage with them and convert them into …

Marketing

How to Effectively Use Transparent Backgrounds in Graphic Design

<i>In graphic design, backgrounds are kind of like wall paint or wallpaper…</i> <br>Get it right, and you have a nice backdrop that blends into and sets off an …

Graphic Design

8 eCommerce Design Trends For 2016 To Ignite The Selling Potential Of Your Store

As you probably saw (or did so yourself) over Black Friday and Cyber Monday, modern-day shoppers are buying their items online. As of earlier this …

UI Design

How to Start Your Social Marketing Plan for 2016

2016 Social Marketing Planning GuideDownloadIt can be tough to plan the new year’s strategy for your brand on social, weeding through all your great …

Marketing

Study: Brands Finding Social Ads as Effective as Traditional Advertising

Social advertising is growing on nearly every platform — Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat and more — but the biggest knock against paid social …

Public Relations

5 Ways Brands Are Standing Out and Building Audiences on Snapchat

If the seemingly constant data points about Snapchat are any indication, the messaging app is the hottest platform for brands these days.<p>Cutting …

Advertising Industry

10 Ways to Reduce Abandoned Shopping Carts on Your E-Commerce Website

<i>Kiyan Barelli is the co-founder of Swiss Commerce, a full-service mobile and web development and marketing agency based in New York. Since the agency launched in 1998, he has worked closely with clients and partners, transforming their businesses through progressive technology and marketing</i> …

eCommerce

Shopify launches Sello, a mobile commerce app for novices

Sello is a free app-based platform that allows anyone to create an online store, share products on social networks and take payments directly from a …

eCommerce

SumAll

25 Perfect Professional Typefaces for Advertising

For a lot of beginners, the job of choosing fonts is a bit baffling. There are unlimited choices—from the typical ones to the elaborate styles—with …

FacePay?

What if buying something was as easy as Liking it? You’d probably buy a lot more, and buy it through whoever made it so damn simple. Becoming that conduit for payments means more than racking up transaction fees. For the portal to purchase influences not just how you buy, but what.<p>Today, purchases …

eCommerce

10 Tips for Designing with Type on a Photo

One of the best techniques to have in your toolkit is designing with type on and around images. But it can also be one of the toughest concepts to …