April 17, 2015 - Web Design and Web Development Explained
This is a question we get asked often, and that's why we decided to dedicate this page to answering it in full. This is an important distinction that has to be fully understood when you are planning your website. It is especially important when your planned website needs to be more than an online business card but have other functions.
April 03, 2015 - Why is Blogging so Important?
Welcome to the digital marketing of tomorrow, where everybody has a blog. Restaurants, electronic repair shops, renovators, plastic surgeons and pretty much any, and every business out there is investing in interesting web content to attract, educate, entertain and sway potential customers.
March 27, 2015 - Company Blog Ideas
Having a company blog is almost as important as investing in quality web design/development and getting a website that creates a great impression. Blogging has recently become one of the most effective ways of attracting clients, generating traffic and securing leads.
March 23, 2015 - How to disable display of files in directory if index.php is missing?
All you need to do is to add 1 line into .htaccess file. See below for the solution.
March 20, 2015 - Web Design versus User Interface (UI) Design: Which Do You Need?
The term Web design encompasses a variety of tasks involved in producing a website. In fact, it's an umbrella term whose specific elements are often divided among various specialists. For example, the graphic designer may not be the same person who inputs code or optimizes the content for search engines.
March 13, 2015 - How to make field required with JavaScript if checkbox is checked
Really simple solution that will allow you to make fields required below
February 14, 2015 - Why & How to Track Website Traffic
Whether your website is old or new, large or small, there's one thing you need to know about it: who's coming. Tracking your website's visitors is important for your business goals. And with the number of simple, affordable (read: free) analytics tools available, evaluating your website's traffic has never been easier.
February 06, 2015 - Should You Meet the Web Design Team or Just the Project Manager?
Most Web design firms have project managers - professionals who act as the single point of contact between clients and the members of the design team.
January 30, 2015 - Should You Meet the Web Development Team or Just the Project Manager?
If you have a Web development project, there's likely a team of people involved. Many Web development companies appoint a project manager as a single point of contact between this team of people and the client. So the question becomes, should you, as the client, meet with the development team or just the project manager?
January 20, 2015 - Should You Pay Web Developers/Designers Per Project or Per Hour?
Like many creative professionals, Web designers and Web Developers take on widely varied projects and can have widely variable rates. The key question for clients is whether they charge per hour or per project. What clients may not know is that many Web design and development professionals struggle with which method to use.
January 09, 2015 - What You See Is What You Get: Transparent Quoting
Whether you call it a quote, an estimate, or a proposal, a document approximating the price of product or service is an essential part of the sourcing or contracting process. Few of us - either individuals or companies - can afford to hand over a blank cheque.
December 16, 2014 - Gmail Shortcuts
Here is the list of gmail shortcuts.
December 12, 2014 - Online on the Go: Responsive Web Design vs Mobile-Specific Authoring
The online landscape is forever changing - as is the way we view it. Gone are the days of a standard screen size. Users can now view websites on 60-inch television screens or 6-inch Smartphone screens. The trick for website owners is to ensure an equal experience on both.
December 04, 2014 - Congratulations National Pro Staff!
SWS Client Wins 2014 Ignite Durham Tech Start-up Competition
November 24, 2014 - Going Global: Is Outsourcing Overseas a Wise Choice for Web Development?
There seem to be two competing trends in the twenty-first century that can be summed up as "local versus global." Outsourcing, particularly to developing countries (also known as offshoring), became popular in the last part of the twentieth century as a cost-saving, capacity-building measure for increasing profits.