Articles In 'Web Design'

By Gabriel Shaoolian | Posted in Web Design | October 05, 2016

Building a website is very similar to building a home. Asking how much a websites costs without having the proper blueprint for it and what features you want is like asking how much a home costs without an architectural blue print. It’s impossible to determine a price for the cost of building a new home without considering things like how many bedrooms you want or what type of material you want to use, and in a similar sense, the same goes for building a website.So, before you get a price for a websit... READ MORE

By Matt Aaron | Posted in Web Design | June 20, 2016

The change of pace that drives the e-commerce industry can be exciting or nauseating, depending on your point of view. Savvy marketers make a point to identify trends early and use them to carve out more customers and increasingly profitable niches; their less successful competitors are constantly playing catch-up and wondering what they can do to attract more buyers.That’s especially true when it comes to big trends that shape and reshape online retailing again and again. In 2016, we are in the midst... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | May 20, 2016

Did you know that approximately 38% of people will stop using a website if they believe the content and/or layout isn’t attractive? That website design matters for determining a website’s success isn’t really a new concept, and taking a look at how website design has evolved over the past couple decades can be a real eye opener. Sites are more and more focused on not only looking clean, but providing a clean interface as well.If you’re trying to choose a web design agency and wonderi... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | March 16, 2016

Great website design matters. If a website takes too long to load, about 40% of visitors will abandon it, according to Econsultancy. If you’ve already spent a fair amount of money on SEO, online marketing and PPC, all that investment can go down the drain if your website, ultimately, isn’t appealing enough to consumers or makes them distrust your products or services.Actually choosing a web design firm, however, is no easy task. A decade ago, it was popular to hire the freelancer offering the ch... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | January 11, 2016

As the online world continues to rapidly evolve to accommodate the user experience, each year sees a wide range of changes and improvements. User experience design, or UX design, has seen its fair share of changes in 2015, including an increased focus on responsive web design.Although it’s impossible to predict the future, we can certainly make a well educated guess. Here is our list of UX trend predictions for 2016. A Shift Forward in the “Internet of Things”Even though in many cases... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | December 23, 2015

“Websites promote you 24/7; no employee will do that,” marketing consultant Paul Cookson once wrote.It’s difficult to fully understand the importance of a great website, because its function as a part of your business is multi-faceted. It’s not only your store front; it’s an advertisement for your company. It’s a place to establish your brand. To address criticisms, or highlight praise.While figuring out just what your website is doing for your business can often be an in... READ MORE

By Samantha Pena | Posted in Web Design | October 27, 2015

Why is it important to get your website ready for the holidays? To make a long explanation short: not getting your digital storefront ready in time is like showing up to Thanksgiving and realizing you forgot to buy the turkey.To put it in numbers: the U.S. eCommerce holiday season is set to be worth $53 billion. With the holiday season, the Internet has its own traditions, and one of those traditions is an influx of website traffic -- and everything that tends to come with that happy problem.Is your website... READ MORE

By Ken Braun | Posted in Web Design | August 20, 2015

Design, by its nature, is fluid, and when you consider the perpetual changes in technology, it’s not surprising that the design landscape is constantly evolving to meet consumers’ ever-changing needs.Web design, in particular, is a combination of art and science, with the express purpose of producing something that is not only visually pleasing but also highly functional. Of course, that wasn’t always the case. In the early years of the Web, functionality was the primary focus.However, wit... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Design Agency Roundup, Web Design | August 05, 2015

The results are in. Here are August's Top 10 Web Design Agencies.#1 - Big Drop IncNew York, New YorkExpertise: Design, Branding, Marketing, Animated Videos  Big Drop is a web design company that offers services in web design, development, branding, and marketing. Big Drop works directly with their clients and is dedicated to increasing their clients’ online presence. They focus on providing highly functional, yet aesthetically pleasing websites. Our favorite design from their project portfol... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | July 22, 2015

Running a successful business in the digital age means having an effective website. But in order to create a website that is as successful as your business, you need to know what to look for in a web design firm. The top web design firms will create a site that reflects your business goals and your brand while garnering new clients. If you are in the process of researching website designers, here are four things to look out for when choosing the best web design firm for your brand.Mobile Friendly DesignersT... READ MORE