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Making My Case: Why Authors Need Websites

Fauzia Burke | Posted 08.26.2014 | Books
Fauzia Burke

If you are an author, you may view getting your website up as a time-suck or annoyance, but that doesn't mean you don't need one. Authors without websites, your careers are like houses without foundations. Not convinced?

Want a Winning Website for Your Non-Profit?

Laura Packard | Posted 07.09.2014 | Impact
Laura Packard

Say you have a successful long-established non-profit advocacy group. Or perhaps you just launched your political campaign or non-profit online. Now it's time for your organization to do a full website build (or rebuild)!

5 Important Reasons to Redesign Your Website

Ian Mills | Posted 08.20.2014 | Small Business
Ian Mills

Technology and design styles change quickly and so too can the focus of your business. It is important that your website remains current with these changes and that your business is getting the most out of the new online opportunities that are available. Here are five excellent reasons to consider a website redesign,

How Important Is Responsive Design?

John Rampton | Posted 07.06.2014 | Business
John Rampton

Chances are that you competitors aren't making use of responsive designs, which means that they are losing out on potential customers. And, that is where you can stay ahead and take those customers away.

How Upstart Website Platforms Are Catching Up to Wordpress

Shane Paul Neil | Posted 06.22.2014 | Small Business
Shane Paul Neil

For the WordPress-phobic and the do-it-yourself-inclined, plug and play options offer several distinct advantages. The better PNP options offer hundreds of customizable themes that can be tweaked easily with no coding ability whatsoever.

5 Reasons You Absolutely Must Optimize Your Website for Mobile

Ian Mills | Posted 06.16.2014 | Small Business
Ian Mills

Shoppers have little patience for an unwieldy website and one-third of them will leave a transaction if the site isn't optimized for mobile.

10 Must Have WordPress Plugins for 2014

Jonathan Long | Posted 05.19.2014 | Small Business
Jonathan Long

Using plugins can help improve the performance of a website, the search engine optimization, and the overall user experience. Here are ten must have plugins for 2014, in no particular order.

8 Menu Items that Optimize Your Website

Loolwa Khazzoom | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Loolwa Khazzoom

One of the ways to optimize your website is by making it easy to navigate, so that people stay on it and engage with your content. Think of menu tabs on websites as labels on kitchen cabinets.

8 Tips to Help You Increase Your Website Conversions

Don Dodds | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business
Don Dodds

When a visitor to your website shifts from reading content to another website activity, it is considered a conversion. The following tips will assist you in designing a website conversion strategy for your website.

The Death Of My Website, The Birth Of My Calling

Emi Hart | Posted 11.04.2013 | Hawaii
Emi Hart

I'm someone who firmly believes that the universe sends us lessons and the only thing we can control is how we react to these perceived struggles. Let go of who you are, stop trying to control every situation, sit back and laugh at the cats.

Astoria Characters: The Reset Kid

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 10.06.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It was when Mark Cruz lost everything -- his job, his girlfriend, his grandfather, his band and his faith in himself and in his god -- that he found himself.

Common SEO Errors, Notices and Warnings

John Rampton | Posted 08.27.2013 | Business
John Rampton

SEO can be a rather time consuming task, especially if you're relatively new to the process. Out of all the things that need fixing, a few stand out above the rest.

5 Ways to Sign Up More Web Customers, Immediately

Allen Burt | Posted 08.24.2013 | Small Business
Allen Burt

The good news is that building a compelling landing page primarily means focusing on your core message and removing the major pitfalls that cause new visitors to ditch before they click through. Here's how to make that happen with just a few tweaks.

What Do Your Web Pages Say to Your Visitors?

Mona Elesseily | Posted 01.11.2013 | Technology
Mona Elesseily

To start, take a look at your website's colors. Based on these colors alone, what conclusions can you draw about the site?

How to Build the Perfect Website

Penny C. Sansevieri | Posted 12.02.2012 | Technology
Penny C. Sansevieri

For most of us, building a website is the single biggest and most significant thing we can do for our business, brand, product, or book. Yet I'm amazed at how often folks will jump into this work with little or no knowledge of what it takes to build a website that is mediocre at best.

How To Work With A Website Designer

Karen Leland | Posted 11.15.2011 | Small Business
Karen Leland

Given the tight budgets most small businesses operate on, getting it right the first time with a web designer is critical. To save you some pain, here are just a few things to consider.

Be Clear About Who Your Website Serves

Peggy McColl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Peggy McColl

If you are thinking of building a new website or making significant changes to your existing one make sure you have a clear plan for website and your...

HuffPost's Greatest Person Of The Day: Oliver Manuel, Helping Community Groups Build Websites

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Most people want to help other people, but don't know how exactly to start, or how to do it. Oliver Manuel's wake-up call came on September 11, 2001, ...

How to Save Money on Web Design

Peggy McColl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Peggy McColl

Do you want to get the website of your dreams without paying a fortune for it? That is not a rhetorical question. If you want a web designer to in...

Go Web, Young Dude. College Students Should Create Their Own Professional Websites

Larry Atkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Larry Atkins

Developing your own professional website while in college can be an effective marketing tool and a great way to get internships, part-time jobs, full-time jobs, exposure, and extra cash.

The Best Minimalist Websites Ever (PICTURES)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Clean lines, bold images, and elegant text: These beautiful, minimalist websites are doing more with less. Check out our favorite minimalist websites...

PHOTOS: The Most Innovative Black And White Websites Ever

Huffington Post | David Vines and Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

These gorgeous, black-and-white websites are proof that sometimes, less is more. Although short on color, they're chock full of imagination, intera...