One of the most important aspects of web design is, ironically, something that visitors never actually see, but certainly an experience and appreciate: structured data.
As you may have discovered, the question “how much does professional website design cost?” is one of those inquiries without a standard, definitive answer.
There are nearly 8 million small businesses spread out across the U.S., which collectively generate 44% of all economic activity, and employ 46.8% of all private sector workers.
A website is a great way to reach a large number of people while running a business. Here is why every business should hire a website designer.
On today’s hyper-competitive digital landscape, using content to outrank your competition is essential. And so, the big question to answer is: how do you create content that outranks your competition? It all boils down to these 8 keys.
Right now, the coronavirus pandemic has triggered an extreme level of economic uncertainty, and an enormous amount of fear. As a result, many businesses are pulling back and “hunkering down” in the hopes that they will survive the crisis. Many businesses that is — but not all of them.
Daryl Schmucker, CEO of the full service end-to-end digital marketing firm Noble Webworks, delivered a presentation at the Manatee Chamber of Commerce on the importance of ensuring that business websites are compliant with the standards and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
On your travels across the interwebs, you’re no doubt familiar with so-called “killer content,” which is the kind of content that stands above and beyond the ordinary and withstands the test of time. It’s the kind of content that you share with colleagues, friends, family members — and heck, even total strangers who would benefit from reading, watching or listening to something informative and engaging.
It’s easy to admire surfers and some of the amazing rides they are able to take on the big ocean waves. Becoming a good surfer requires courage, timing and the ability to position themselves properly out in front of the big wave so that they can catch the momentum of that wave to propel them on their spectacular journey.
Your website is among your business’s most valuable assets, and functions as your flagship digital property. Noble Webworks’ comprehensive and cost-effective Wordpress Managed Hosting solution ensures that your website is consistently optimized for the best possible performance and secured against known and emerging threats.
According to research, it takes less than seven seconds for people to form a first impression. What’s more, it can take less than one-tenth of a second for people to start judging and determining critically influential traits like trustworthiness. To put this in perspective, it’s taking you more than one-tenth of a second to read this word (and this one…and this one!).
You’ve spent time and money developing your website so that it provides visitors with an impressive and engaging experience. And you may have also invested in search engine optimization (SEO) to help your business get found on Google, Bing, and other search engines. Obviously, these are critical pieces of the puzzle that drive your business forward, and help you stand out in a crowded, competitive marketplace.However, if you haven’t confirmed that your website is compliant with the American Disabilities Act, then you may find yourself on the receiving end of an angry complaint from a customer or group — or perhaps even threats of a lawsuit. If this could happen (or if it has happened already and you’re trying to figure out what’s going on), then keep reading — because this post could be one of the most important things you read all year.
I had the privilege of presenting at the Manatee County Court House for the Manatee FAWL’s (Florida Association of Women’s Lawyers) lunch and learn event on Wednesday. We had a group of about 18 attorneys for a very interactive time talking about ways to improve their online marketing.
Before we explore how LinkedIn can help you get more clients, it is worth taking a moment to highlight why your business should view LinkedIn as an important piece of your marketing mix. Here are some eye-opening statistics:
Based in Englewood, Florida, Capital Building and Construction is a leading general contracting firm with a primary focus in the residential new construction market. The company has won numerous awards, including Best Master Bedroom, Best Kitchen, Best Interior/Floorplan, and the highly coveted People’s Choice Award. To learn more, visit Capital Building and Construction online.
Email marketing continues to be one of the most effective, efficient and affordable ways to generate brand awareness, engage target audiences, and ultimately drive more sales and revenues — regardless of whether your business is in the B2B or B2C space. Here are some eye-opening statistics:
The reason we bring this up, is because you may be experiencing a case of “blog fatigue.” Yes, you have known for years that your business needs to have a great blog. What’s more, you’ve certainly been on websites belonging to your competitors or other companies you admire, and thought to yourself “wow, their blog is amazing — we really need to reach that level.”
Full service internet marketing and web design firm Noble Webworks has announced that its founder and CEO Daryl Schmucker has earned Search Marketing Specialist certification from DigitalMarketer.
It hopefully comes as no surprise to anyone reading this that here at Noble Webworks, we provide web design services (along with other related digital media and marketing solutions). And based on this obvious fact, it would certainly be safe and understandable for you to assume that when it comes to the question of “should we do DIY web design or hire a professional?” that we fall firmly in the latter camp. Except…we don’t! This requires some explaining.
Based in Sarasota and established in 1980, Beiler’s Auto Repair (“Beiler’s”) provides wheel alignments, tire sales and repairs, oil changes, fluid maintenance services, brake repairs and service, electrical system service, and much more. They are considered by many drivers — including some families who have been happy customers for generations — to be the most qualified and friendliest full-service automotive center in Sarasota.
Local search simply means that your business shows up in the search engine results when prospective customers in your area are looking for your solutions. For example, let’s say that your business provides 24/7 air conditioner repair services in Sarasota, Florida. When prospective customers in your local marketplace are drenched in sweat because their air conditioner has broken down, you want them to find your business when they head to Google (or Bing or Yahoo).
When it comes to securing data, businesses rely on firewalls, secure web gateways, antivirus software, automatic backups, privileged access management tools, and so on. All of these are important, and in some sectors like healthcare they’re required as part of a robust and compliant data governance program.
If you’ve dipped your toe — or perhaps have taken a deep dive — into the search engine optimization (SEO) waters, then you’ve likely come across a term that is usually accompanied by complex website code and plenty of technical jargon: schema markup.
The new division is designed to help Noble Webworks’ clients improve SEO, enhance on-site and off-site customer experience, increase brand visibility and recognition, and ultimately generate more revenues and profits.
Together with fellow Web Development Advisory Committee members, Schmucker will play a key role in shaping current and future education programs and strategies for MTC’s acclaimed Web Development program.
Learn how to provide a local business with a Google review.
RecognitionArt is a company that provides a somewhat unique product. They create donor recognition walls for non-profit organizations to help recognize those people or businesses that help to support them. These recognition walls also help to promote giving to the organization because it serves as a reminder to visitors that the organization is only able to continue on with contributions from it’s supporters.
Learn how to use LinkedIn to help you with networking at your local BNI chapter.
Support your local small businesses on Small Business Saturday and throughout the year.
Acupuncturist, Rachel Toomim with Advanced Acupuncture in Sarasota came to us with a limited budget and a website that was several years old and not mobile friendly. She needed help in getting higher rankings on the search engine and she wanted her site to be mobile friendly for the mobile visitors that came to her site.
This is a list and description of the contestants trying to win a free website in the 2012 non-profit website contest.
Information about the 2nd annual non-profit website contest.
Information about the 1st annual non-profit website contest.
The technology that builds the web has been continuing to advance but as it does the browsers that we use to experience the web have to be updated as well. With that in mind it's always a good idea to update your browser to the latest version available so that it properly displays web pages for you.
Your advertising dollars are important to the life of your business. That's why you need to make advertising decisions that will give you the most for your money. The Internet offers a unique marketing opportunity that has several benefits over traditional Yellow Page advertising. Let's take a look at four of those advantages.
Many of our clients want to have input on the way their custom designed or re-designed web site will look and we encourage that participation and input from our clients. We know that you are the expert on your business and you usually have a pretty good idea about what your target audience is looking for.
Your domain name is a valuable asset to your company not only as your address on the internet but also as a search engine booster for the words contained in the name. However this article is not intended as a discussion on how to select a domain name but rather where and how to purchase your domain name.
I have just recently signed up my company to be a member of the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce and it has proven to be a very valuable investment to me already in three ways.
I had the treat today to attend a seminar put on by the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce on the topic of Web marketing and web site promotion. The speaker was Ray Villares, Co-founder of Gravityfree, a leading Sarasota web site design company.
The Nielsen//NetRatings MegaView Search reporting service measures the search behavior of more than a million people worldwide. These web surfers have real-time meters on their computers which monitor the sites they visit. This metered information is compiled to produce NetRatings results. Below are statistics about searching from NetRatings provided to Search Engine Watch:
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