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Allen Burt
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Allen Burt is the founder of Blue Stout, a product development agency that crafts stunning designs and user experiences for compelling small businesses and startups.

As a serial entrepreneur and digital product expert, Allen has led teams in developing stunning web products and brands in industries ranging from fashion to travel that have gained features in such publications such as WIRED and the Los Angeles Times.

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Can you Turn Your Website into a Business-Building "App?"

(0) Comments | Posted July 6, 2015 | 6:54 PM

Every company has a website, right? It's almost as common as having a phone number these days. It's the Yellow Pages ad of the 21st century. However, most of these sites are just words and pictures on a page - a glorified brochure. While that may "check the box" of...

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3 Ways You're Losing Money From Your Mobile E-Commerce

(0) Comments | Posted October 29, 2014 | 10:27 PM

Roughly 70% of online shopping carts are abandoned before checkout.

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Your mobile shopping cart: Maybe it's a problem you are leaving on the back burner. Maybe you've put it on your to-do list but haven't taken action. The bottom line: each month...
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Are You Losing a Full Day of Revenue With Your Mobile Site?

(0) Comments | Posted October 20, 2014 | 2:26 PM

Not optimizing your site for mobile is the equivalent of having your physical store closed one day a week.


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If you're a business owner and have an e-commerce website, you can no longer ignore the user experience of those customers visiting...

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5 Ways to Sign Up More Web Customers, Immediately

(0) Comments | Posted June 24, 2013 | 5:38 PM

In a world of digital overload, you have less than three seconds to keep your website visitors on your site and convert them to users.

Which is a pretty daunting hurdle to overcome for an early-stage company just starting out. The secret is in perfecting your first impression with the...

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5 Getaways for Adrenaline Junkies

(0) Comments | Posted August 23, 2011 | 8:36 AM

Don't get sucked into another boring beach vacation. Here are 5 extreme getaways to satisfy the rumbling adrenaline junkie in us all.

If lounge chairs and pool-side umbrella drinks sound like a waste of your precious vacation days, trust us, you are not alone. At EpicThrills.com, we subscribe...

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Iconic Hikes Of Southern Patagonia (PHOTOS)

(3) Comments | Posted March 14, 2011 | 11:52 AM

With a dirty Kelty backpack and six weeks to spare, I jumped into the back of a rusty bus in Ushuaia -- the southernmost point in Argentina. Mission: a rugged exploration of Patagonia's most iconic treks and landscapes.

I was about to experience Patagonia in its most wild form...

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