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  • Columbus Ohio website design firm's abstract graphic showing a trend

    There's trends in everything, even web design

    You have trends in your business, right? Doesn't matter whether you're a home builder or plastic surgeon, there's always new technology or looks that become more popular. Not surprisingly, it's the same with web design. Of course, just like you your business, you'll rarely get everyone to agree on the same trends, or what things are on the way out. They're like Top Ten lists: everyone would come...

  • magnet showing it can repel as well as attract

    Like a magnet, your blog can attract, or repel

    Everyone wants an awesome website that shows up well on Google and gets people calling or emailing. However, not everyone realizes the time and effort involved to get to that point. And many times, folks don't want to put in the work that's required to reach those goals. Or keep it up over time. As a Columbus Ohio web design and Columbus marketing firm, we live in this world every day, and have...

  • emoticon of smiley face with words "no way" beneath it

    Bad Google translation: a good idea or bad one? It depends.

    Lots of folks ask about Google Translate for their websites, to give those speaking other languages access to their site. They want it because it's free. But is it a good idea? Well, that depends. An Asian restaurant in Russia took advantage of the, sometimes, intentionally bad translation of Google Translate. (Note: not to pick on Google Translate, this happens with all translation software, thi...