Where to Learn CSS

If you want to make any changes to the appearance of your website chances are you need to know to a little bit of CSS to get it done.  CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets which is a style sheet language used for describing the look and formatting of a document written in a markup language.  It is what controls your websites colors, backgrounds, font color, font size, borders, etc… CSS is actually fairly simple to understand and that makes it easy to learn.  CSS Hero lists 5 places your can learn CSS for free.  It’s a great list and an awesome […]

Is Your Email Open Rate Dropping?

It’s been said over and over again.  The money is in your list – your email list.  Your email list allows you to keep in contact with your readers and customers.  It allows you to have personal relationship with them.  But what if you are not having any success with your email list?  What is you have a really low open rate?  There are a number of reasons this could be happening but I think the number one is reason if because business owners forget it’s all about the relationship! You have to make your email subscribers like you and […]

Trend Alert: Full-Screen Backgrounds

Lately I have been seeing a lot of websites that incorporate full-screen backgrounds. I’m even designing one right now for a client. Full-screen backgrounds are usually vibrant and eye-catching. However you have to be careful that they do not overpower the purpose the your site and your content. Check out Six Revision’s post, Examples of Full-Screen Background Images, to see what I’m talking about. If you think a full-screen background would benefit your site, contact me and let’s talk about it.