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  • Columbus Ohio web design firm shows example of a good stock photo of women meeting

    How important are images in your blogs? Very.

    To summarize the findings in a study done by Jeff Bullas about the importance of good images in your blogs, social media posts and on your website they're critical. We live in an age of visual sophistication and a visual culture. Since everyone who has a smart phone is snapping images and uploading them, we're inundated with images. But not necessarily GOOD images. And the good ones stand out. I...

  • Real kid playing on a foosball table: a Columbus Ohio web design firm's interpetation of a level playing field

    Each Google algorithm update helps level the playing field.

    The internet is almost like a living, breathing organism: it is constantly in a state of evolution, and Google has to keep up with it, and constantly fight against the internet marketers and web masters who try to manipulate or take advantage of Google’s algorithms to rank on page 1. Of course, it’s not always the big corporation against the little guy (though the whole Net Neutrality issue is ab...

  • A web design Columbus Ohio company shows a mysterious looking lock that shows Google has secrets

    Why Google keeps their algorithms secret from everyone

    As amazing as Google's technological feats are, we have a theory as to why they keep them secret and never let anyone know what they are. Sure, Google keeps their algorithms a closely guarded secret citing proprietary code, but recently, it occurred to us there might be another reason why Google keeps all those algorithms close to their vest. Maybe it's they don't want people to know how bad they...