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Adding Google Maps to a Website Page

Sometimes change is hard, but it doesn't have to be! Google recently released their new "updated" Google Maps - but it's just as easy as before to embed a custom Google map into your WordPress or any other website. If you want to include a Google map on just one page,...

Trend Spotlight: Video Backgrounds

Remember our predictions for Web Design Trends in 2014? Now that we're well into the year, let's take a closer look at one of the more controversial design ideas that we mentioned: video integration. To be more precise, we're talking humongous videos in place of...

All About Domain Names: Part 3

Remember when we stressed the importance of purchasing more than one domain name in our past domain blog articles? Here are the links: Part 1 & Part 2.  In this article, we'll go over more reasons why you'll want more than one domain name, and what you can do with...

All About Domain Names: Part 2

You've come across domain name extensions many times before, maybe without even knowing it. Also known as a Top Level Domain (TLD), these are the .com, .ca, .us, .biz,… etc. part of a domain name. While many might just pay attention to the unique part of a domain...

Happy (& Scam-free) Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! This is the day to celebrate love in its various forms – joy, passion, and happiness. We express our love through flowers, balloons, chocolates, and the list goes on. With customized eCards, accessories and online florist booking...

All About Domain Names: Part 1

What's in a name? Well, when it comes to domain names, the answer is A LOT. These days, while it might seem next to impossible to find an available .COM domain name without having to add five extra numbers to the end, it's still worth your while to consider these...

6 Design Elements You Should Kiss Goodbye

Unnecessary, outdated, or just plain annoying- these are some website features we want to leave behind. Generic Stock Photos In the battle of authenticity versus perfection, authenticity and originality is winning out. One way to gain the trust of your visitors is to...

Our Web Design Trend Predictions for 2014: Part 3

Hooray, you made it to the last part of our web design trend series! In part 2, we mentioned large hero areas, manipulated images, and simplicity as design elements we think we'll be seeing. Here are the last 3 trends we think the wind is blowing toward this year....

Our Web Design Trend Predictions for 2014: Part 2

What other trends are we excited to see more of in 2014? If you haven't had a chance to read the first part of our series, we've already listed flat design, emphasis on mobile use, and video implementation as our first three predictions. Here are 3 more trends we're...