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Advertise here with BSA Designing a working footer layout can be difficult. There are so many styles and attributes including columns, link lists, bylines, and custom illustrations. My personal favorite trend is the oversized layout style which leaves plenty of room for custom link menus. Thus I’ve collected a wonderful set of 30 super-oversized footer designs from modern websites. If you’re a fan of this design trend I highly recommend [...]

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Posted by randfish SEOmoz.org had 13.8mm visits from 6.25mm unique visitors last year (2011). Those numbers are pretty exciting, but what's not exciting is the external perception created by third-parties like Compete, Alexa, Quantcast, Doubleclick and Google Trends for Websites. These sites report massively lower and wrongly trending data – and SEOmoz isn't alone in experiencing this frustration. We're among dozens of sites I've talked to who've gotten emails and [...]

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Welcome to the holiday episode of Web Analytics TV! Web Analytics TV, as you well know by now, is powered by your amazing questions. In this merry episode we had questions from France, Australia, Sweden, India, Germany, The Netherlands and the US. If you’re new to this show, our process is simple.Step 1: You ask, or vote on, your favorite web analytics questions. Vote on next week’s questions using this [...]

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    Every now and then, we look around, select fresh free high-quality fonts and present them to you in a brief overview. The choice is enormous, so the time you need to find them is usually time you should be investing in your projects. We search for them and find them so that you don’t have to. In this selection, we’re pleased to present Homestead, Bree Serif, Levanderia, Valencia, [...]

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Google Search has always been about finding the best results for you. Sometimes that means results from the public web, but sometimes it means your personal content or things shared with you by people you care about. These wonderful people and this rich personal content is currently missing from your search experience. Search is still limited to a universe of webpages created publicly, mostly by people you’ve never met. Today, [...]

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I read two short articles over this weekend. One was entitled “Avoiding Innovation’s Terrible Toll” written by Spencer E Ante, published in the Wall Street Journal and the other by Jeffrey Phillips’ “Watch Out – Executives Talking About Innovation” here on Innovation Excellence. I felt the heavy sound of the bells tolling away, coming through both articles and it reminded me of For Whom the Bell Tolls a famous novel [...]

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5 Signs Your Website Is Not Working There are many ways to determine whether or not your website is at the peak of its effectiveness. Below are 5 major factors that will help you judge whether your website is driving your online business or slowing it down. 1 – Your Traffic is Low You can spend thousands of dollars on a stunning and gorgeous website you’re certain will make your [...]

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Is your social media strategy sending your customers mixed signals? As a B2B organization with a focus on technology, you may believe that you are facing additional obstacles that your B2C counterparts are not. Many of you have tried to implement social media in the past without much success.  However, you may still believe that B2C companies have it easier because they have a direct line to their consumers.  The [...]

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Why are magazines and books always laid out the same? Even with alternative design, there is a harmony in layout or the reader’s head will explode… or they will just stop reading and skip to the next page. Successful design in publishing, advertising, web design, illustration and anything else that ties together elements depends on drawing in the reader and leading their eyes across the page. Some people think it’s [...]

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We’d all like to have a high-traffic, widely-recognised blog that has legions of fans and showcases our creative sides. Anyone can use SEO to go after specific niches, but it takes a while for all those niche readers to add up to serious traffic. Attracting a more mainstream audience is hard work that requires a bit of ingenuity. You can increase your odds of success when it comes to creative [...]

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