Articles from around the web

Articles around the web

  • Top Tools To Use For Social Media Campaigns
    by Netmechanic Team on 23rd Oct 2019 at 8:44 am

    Reading Time: 4 mins Planning and implementing a social media marketing campaign is an essential part of any marketing strategy, especially in today’s day and age where consumers are using social media platforms more than ever. But for those who might not be as socially savvy as others, a social media campaign can seem extremely daunting. However, there are The post Top Tools To Use For Social Media Campaigns appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • A (Somewhat) Brief History Of The Internet
    by Netmechanic Team on 22nd Oct 2019 at 11:07 am

    Reading Time: 4 mins The Internet is expansive, ever-changing, always evolving, and is fast becoming a necessity in our modern lives. The Internet was the work of dozens of forward-thinking scientists, programmers, and engineers, each of whom developed new features and technologies that were combined to create the information highway that we know today.  The Internet is vital for The post A (Somewhat) Brief History Of The Internet appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • Digital Marketing 101: What Is A Landing Page?
    by Netmechanic Team on 17th Oct 2019 at 10:32 am

    Reading Time: 4 mins If you are new to the world of digital marketing, there are likely many terms that you have heard that are confusing. For example, not many people understand what lead generation is, what content marketing, or what a landing page is. All of these are vital components of a digital marketing strategy but a landing The post Digital Marketing 101: What Is A Landing Page? appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • Glossary
    by Netmechanic Team on 15th Oct 2019 at 2:12 pm

    Reading Time: 22 mins The post Glossary appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • What Are The Different Types Of Coding Languages?
    by Netmechanic Team on 15th Oct 2019 at 7:47 am

    Reading Time: 3 mins In South Africa, we have eleven official languages – that is quite a large amount. In the world of coding, there are equally as many languages that exist, and these are known as programming or coding languages. Each one has a different application, some in software development and others in digital marketing. If you are The post What Are The Different Types Of Coding Languages? appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • When (And When Not) To Use Hashtags
    by Netmechanic Team on 14th Oct 2019 at 8:46 am

    Reading Time: 4 mins There are two types of people (and digital marketing companies) in the world: those who use #ridiculous #amounts #of #hashtags, and those who use none. However, when it comes to reaching your audience, are either of these methods wrong? Many digital marketing agencies believe that using hashtags in your social media campaign is the ideal The post When (And When Not) To Use Hashtags appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • Top Tips To Ready Your Site And App For Black Friday And Cyber Monday
    by Netmechanic Team on 11th Oct 2019 at 8:31 am

    Reading Time: 5 mins Many retailers, both online and offline, think that the December holidays are the busiest time of the year for their businesses and their websites. And while this true, there is are two other days of the year that you need to prepare for in terms of website functionality: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It is The post Top Tips To Ready Your Site And App For Black Friday And Cyber Monday appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • NetMechanic – We’re Rebranding!
    by Netmechanic Team on 10th Oct 2019 at 11:51 am

    Reading Time: 2 mins Over the past 11 years of being in business, NetMechanic has undergone many changes and has grown in leaps and bounds. And so, we are proud to announce that we are rebranding!  Our team has worked hard to create a cohesive, exciting, and fresh brand that truly reflects our values, vision, mission and culture. NetMechanic The post NetMechanic – We’re Rebranding! appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • Go For Google Advertising: What To Consider When Calculating The Costs
    by Netmechanic Team on 8th Oct 2019 at 7:59 am

    Reading Time: 4 mins Investing in Pay Per Click (PPC) platforms such as Google Advertising can work wonders for your business. It is one of the most effective ways to reach new customers and grow your business. But, before you get started with Google Advertising in South Africa, you will need to know what it will cost you, from The post Go For Google Advertising: What To Consider When Calculating The Costs appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • How to Create a Website That Helps Your Business Grow [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 5th Oct 2019 at 7:53 am

    Are you looking for ways to grow your small business? Want to design a website for your business to help achieve your growth plans? Want to know how much a website costs when hiring a professional? WP Team Support share their guide to creating a winning website on WordPress in this infographic.     Here The post How to Create a Website That Helps Your Business Grow [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • How Does Google Learn About My Google Ads Account?
    by Netmechanic Team on 4th Oct 2019 at 8:30 am

    Reading Time: 4 mins For many companies, pay-per-click (PPC) advertising is the most successful marketing channel. This is because it has a relatively lower cost per acquisition and often brings in more valuable leads. However, Google Ads is not to be taken lightly by beginners, as it requires constant learning and refining. You cannot think of it as a The post How Does Google Learn About My Google Ads Account? appeared first on NetMechanic.

  • 5 Types of Content to Attract & Retain Website Visitors [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 22nd Sep 2019 at 1:14 pm

    Are you looking for ways to attract and retain more website visitors? Want to know the types of content you should create for a more engaging website? Brafton share the key pieces of content to share on your website in this infographic. The 5 types of content to attract and retain website visitors include: Video White The post 5 Types of Content to Attract & Retain Website Visitors [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 10 Web Design Sins That Will Kill Your Chances of Online Success [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 4th Sep 2019 at 10:06 am

    Are you about to start on a new web design project for your business? Want to ensure your website’s design isn’t filled with mistakes that could hold your website back? Forth & Create share their website typography sins that will kill your chances of online success in this infographic.     Here’s a quick summary The post 10 Web Design Sins That Will Kill Your Chances of Online Success [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 12 Steps to Create Extremely Good Content for Your Website or Blog [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 30th Jul 2019 at 12:07 pm

    To say the Internet is a crowded space is like saying there are a lot of stars in the sky, sand on the beach, atoms in a cell, or… yeah you get the point. According to Internet Live Stats, there are more than 1.9 billion websites, over 3.5 billion Google searches every day, and roughly The post 12 Steps to Create Extremely Good Content for Your Website or Blog [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 15 Essential Elements for a Successful About Us Page [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 13th Apr 2019 at 3:44 pm

    When a website visitor goes to the “About Us” page, they are looking for the “story” of your business. See how you can create a successful About Us Page. The post 15 Essential Elements for a Successful About Us Page [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 3 Essential Features to Increase Website Enquiries [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 31st Mar 2019 at 9:49 am

    “Google it” is a phrase we hear a lot when looking for information or an answer to a question. With that being said, having a website is a necessity to reach out to customers searching online. Only now, it’s not just enough to have a professional looking website to make a good first impression. One The post 3 Essential Features to Increase Website Enquiries [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • Essential Tips for Improving Your Web Design in 2019
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 15th Mar 2019 at 9:49 pm

    Within a few seconds of landing on your website, can your visitors determine what your company does? Could users easily navigate to the blog if they need to? If you’re finding yourself answering ‘no’ to these questions, it might be time to take a hard look at the way you’ve been designing and optimizing your The post Essential Tips for Improving Your Web Design in 2019 appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 5 Essential Landing Page Elements for a More Effective Website [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 28th Feb 2019 at 7:59 am

    One of the biggest parts of running a PPC advertising campaign is making sure you have a relevant landing page associated with your ad. That’s because landing pages are usually the first touch point a prospect has with your brand, so it’s extremely important you create a great first impression and deliver a great experience. The post 5 Essential Landing Page Elements for a More Effective Website [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 10 Technology Trends That Will Change Your Digital Marketing Strategy [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 22nd Feb 2019 at 3:05 pm

    Business has always relied on new technology to push the boundaries of making money. This has allowed today’s moguls to amass wealth that rulers of old would have observed with envy. For the business industry of the future, new technologies are already emerging that are expected to have a huge impact. How will the innovations The post 10 Technology Trends That Will Change Your Digital Marketing Strategy [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 7 Graphic Design Trends You Should Take Advantage of in 2019 [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 13th Feb 2019 at 10:29 am

    In 2019, you can expect to see plenty of digital and graphic design elements that create a sense of order, beauty, and self-awareness. Jarring colors become harmonious in tiled patterns and modern collages, exaggerated proportions make for delightful and inclusive illustrations, and glitches become an aesthetic all their own. Like many trends across all branches, The post 7 Graphic Design Trends You Should Take Advantage of in 2019 [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • Social Media Optimization: The 2019 Image & Video Size Guide [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 12th Jan 2019 at 8:19 am

    Are you looking for ways to optimize your social media presence? Want to know the correct sizes to use on your social media images and videos? Whether it’s a brand promotion, video, news update or even a meme, visual content rules the social media landscape. What has become so important is effectively conveying your brand on social The post Social Media Optimization: The 2019 Image & Video Size Guide [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • How Poor Web Design Could Actually Hurt Your Sales
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 7th Dec 2018 at 10:01 am

    Everyone wants to be rich but not many people think their own website’s design is actually the thing holding them back from making money. It’s true, your website design can actually be turning people away and it doesn’t matter how good the services or products are. If your design is outdated, slow, not optimized, and The post How Poor Web Design Could Actually Hurt Your Sales appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 21 Step Checklist to Optimize Your Posts for Google [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 6th Dec 2018 at 7:26 am

    Are you looking for ways to improve the SEO of your blog? Want your posts to rank higher on Google and generate more organic traffic? Alexa shares their 21-step blog SEO checklist in the infographic below. They break those steps down into four categories: Choose the keywords you want to target Write your post Optimize your post The post 21 Step Checklist to Optimize Your Posts for Google [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • How To Maintain A WordPress Website – 50+ Tips For Beginners [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 19th Oct 2018 at 7:33 am

    For a new blogger or a website owner, having a website that is easy to use, update, manage and maintain is very important. Here, WordPress is the ideal solution as it meets all these criteria to the T, making it extremely simple to run a website. Moreover, there are ample WordPress guides available that can The post How To Maintain A WordPress Website – 50+ Tips For Beginners [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • What Does Your Website & Logo Font Say About Your Business [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 1st Oct 2018 at 10:30 am

    There is a lot more to the selection of fonts than meets the eye. Did you know, for example, some fonts are more trustworthy than others? If you want to convey that you are an honest person, stick with Baskerville. If you own a restaurant, you can splash fancy fonts on your menu to give The post What Does Your Website & Logo Font Say About Your Business [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 80+ Incredibly Effective Tools to Help Grow Your Business [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 28th Aug 2018 at 4:07 pm

    Are you in the process of starting a new business? Need help putting your ideas into place and getting your startup off the ground? Reviews XP share a big long list of tools you should try in this infographic. They break things down into the following sections: Idea generation and naming Market research Mockups and wireframing The post 80+ Incredibly Effective Tools to Help Grow Your Business [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 16 Reasons Why Your Website is Slow & Doesn’t Rank Well on Google [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 27th Jul 2018 at 7:42 am

    Does your website take forever to load? Is your slow website causing a high bounce rate and poor ranking on Google or other search engines? DesignMantic shares 16 reasons why your website is so slow in th infographic below. There are a couple of items on the list I’ll touch upon first. With the use of The post 16 Reasons Why Your Website is Slow & Doesn’t Rank Well on Google [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 38 Website Design Terms & Definitions You Need to Know [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 28th Jun 2018 at 8:05 am

    Are you in the process of getting a new website for your business? Do you struggle to understand some of the terminology being used? We share a glossary of website design terms in the below infographic. Here’s what you’ll learn what the following mean: Above the Fold Analytics Backend Browser testing Call to action (CTA) The post 38 Website Design Terms & Definitions You Need to Know [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • 12 Simple Web Design Tips for Non-Designers [Infographic]
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 14th Jun 2018 at 8:29 am

    Do you have a business and don’t have a website? If you said yes, it’s almost as if your business doesn’t exist.  In this modern era, people and companies are on the internet for information. Why do you think people visit a website? It’s primarily to find information. And if you’re in the business world, information is critical and The post 12 Simple Web Design Tips for Non-Designers [Infographic] appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.

  • Benefits of Using Video Content on Your Website
    by Advertising Solutions Web Design on 29th May 2018 at 11:37 am

    You must have heard that a picture is worth a thousand words? Ever wondered what a video is worthy of? Well in the digital industry it’s worth a billion or even more. A video can introduce you to the world, it will be your first impression and first impressions do matter a lot. A video The post Benefits of Using Video Content on Your Website appeared first on Advertising Solutions Web Design.