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10 Website Hacks That Will Bring You More Customers in 2018

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6 Ways To Increase Traffic To Your Website In 2018

1. Discover your perfect customer.<p>Knowing who you are selling to and narrowing that focus to specific types of buyers or visitors will help shape the …

Marketing

10 Website Hacks That Will Bring You More Customers in 2018

Homepage content ideas for your website

What type of content should you have on your website homepage?<p>While this varies depending on your goals and what you want website visitors to DO on …

Brand Story - Liquis Brand Guidelines

REBRAND STORY<p>01<p>Primary Logo<p>01<p>Primary Logo<p>02<p>Logo Detail<p>02<p>Logo Detail<p>03<p>Icon Inspiration<p>03<p>Icon Inspiration<p>01 Sketch<p>The best logos start on paper. …

Graphic Design

There are 2 different types of focus — here's how to master both and get more done

Modern technology has given us so many amazing things, but one of the awkward side effects has always been its ability to get in our face whether we want it to or not.<p>Notifications on top of notifications constantly threaten to pull us away from doing what's important and bog us down in busy …

Productivity

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

7 Mobile Apps to Boost Your Productivity (Without Using To-Do Lists)

I’ve got some good news, and some bad news.<p>The bad news is, productivity isn’t a tangible substance that you can hunt down and own. It’s a state of …

Apps

A Primer on Nootropics: Supplements to Boost Your Brain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mans Denton.</i><p>For all the discussion about health and fitness, the primary driver of the human organism is …

The 7 Deadly Sins of Business Blogging

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Since blogging has become so common, far too many people have fallen into the trap of thinking that it’s easy. This can be a huge mistake, especially for businesses.<p>The simple fact is that your blog can be one of the most important …

Marketing

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Relieve Your Stress | Inc.com

Many of us struggle with stress--at work and in our personal life. Like any problem, stress requires a strategic approach to conquer, or at least manage.<p>Stress is real, but we always have a choice--we can let it consume us or we learn to control it. To help you in the fight, I have complied 100 of …

Motivation
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How to get more people to open e-newsletters | Liquis Design | Phoenix

<i>Photo courtesy of Betsy Weber: http://www.flickr.com/photos/betsyweber/</i><p>A while back I wrote a post titled, “What makes a good newsletter?” …but there …

Boring always leads to failure.

By now you might have had a chance to dig into my short list of must-read marketing books, but if not, here’s an except from Purple Cow, Pg.</i> …

Brand Story - Liquis Brand Guidelines

REBRAND STORY<p>01<p>Primary Logo<p>01<p>Primary Logo<p>02<p>Logo Detail<p>02<p>Logo Detail<p>03<p>Icon Inspiration<p>03<p>Icon Inspiration<p>01 Sketch<p>The best logos start on paper. …

Responsive Web Design | Phoenix Web Design Agency

Small Business Saturday Inspiration

I believe small businesses can have the biggest influence on the community at large. I mean, we don’t have to jump through a million hoops to do …

What happens when you Google something?

Have you ever wondered what happens when you google something? Or did you just chalk it up to magic?<p>My 5-year-old son thinks automatic doors are …

How to make your website images more effective.

Should I use my own photos?<p>There’s no doubt personal photos are a great option if possible. The Web has become more and more visual so having images …

Write a successful business thank you note

Do you take time as a representative of your company to write hand written thank you notes? What warrants a thank you note? Is it worth the time and …

Why should I keep a work journal?

I know it sounds a little crazy at first, but you spend so much of your life working, why wouldn’t you journal about it? There’s so much to say, …

3 tips to get in front of the ideal client.

If you’re reading this article, you probably already know that it’s not enough to just get clients anymore. You want to get in front of the <i>right</i> …

Be an expo expert.

We all know websites are king in terms of marketing. After all, it’s the online hub for all of your marketing efforts. It’s where people look to find …

How to craft a perfectly secure password.

No one wants to get hacked… ever… but it happens… a lot. I’m guilty of using less than secure passwords for convenience or speed but NO MORE!<p>Whether …

3 ways to keep your WordPress website running smoothly

WordPress has become one of the most popular content management systems out there. With 24% of all websites running WordPress, hackers have become …

What makes a good newsletter?

Well, first it takes a good audience. I do not recommend purchasing a list and spamming the heck out of them. If you’re just starting out, ask …

5 super simple steps to better business planning for the New Year.

The New Year is right around the corner!<p>What should you be doing now to prepare?<p>Sure, the holidays are hectic but keeping your business running …

10 ways to use your small business blog.

So you’ve got a shiny new small business blog on your website… now what?<p>Chances are if you are a small business owner, you’re not a writer. And, most …

Why you don't need a separate mobile website

Two words: responsive design.<p>Instead of having a main website AND a mobile website to keep updated, responsive design allows your main website to be …