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Website Development

How Much Does Website Design Cost? What To Look for When Getting a New Website

How much does a new website cost? Should you consider making your website or hiring a freelancer? What value does a marketing agency bring when creating your website? In this blog, we’ll dig into why a website matters and what factors to look for when hiring someone for website design. We’ll also cover what factors…

Should You Put Pricing on Your Website? Here’s What Marketing Experts Say

Are you afraid that putting pricing on your website could turn people away? Could having transparent pricing on your website hurt your business or decrease conversions? You may feel reserved about listing your prices and turning people away. Or you want to be upfront with them but aren’t sure how you should list your prices.…

10 Signs Your Mental Health Practice Needs a New Website

Your website is one of the most important factors to gain new clients. It’s essential to have a website that leaves a good impression, exuberates your brand, and allows potential clients to schedule an appointment with you easily.  Your website should be the top-ranked result when people search for therapists in their area. And most…

5 Easy Steps to Website Design for Mental Health Clinics

Originally published on August 9, 2019. Updated on December 21, 2021 Your website design is your patient’s first impression of your mental health clinic. Referrals or word-of-mouth marketing may have been the primary way people found mental health providers in the past (and don’t forget the old-fashioned yellow pages). However, not surprisingly, the internet is…

5 Easy UX Wins When Developing a Website

The most important part in developing a website is the overall user experience (UX). User experience is defined as the way in which the user is interacting with the product or in this case a website. This could entail the page path the user takes to get to what they are looking for or how…

What Does Hosting Mean? Choosing the Right Hosting Package

Hosting refers to a service that allows your website to be stored and maintained. It’s an important decision for every company, so we asked our developer to answer your FAQs. Do you need quality hosting for your website?  Check out our website hosting packages. What Exactly Am I Paying For When I Sign Up for…

Web Terms: What Your Developer Wants You to Know

Web terms can sometimes feel like speaking a different language, especially if you’re new to the world of websites. What do they actually mean? How do you ask for what you need? What is going on? We asked our developer to dive into everything you need to know to effectively communicate with your website team.…

We’re Kicking Off 2021 With a Shiny New Website

This year is all about growth. Who’s with us? So much has been written about 2020, and all of the lessons we learned, but I think we can all agree that for the most part, it felt like collectively pushing water uphill. (Hello, by the way! My name is Kirrily and I’m the Content Manager…

Best practice for tourism website design in 2020

Website design for tourism businesses is really fun. It’s an opportunity to showcase the best of your local area, explain why it’s unique, and educate visitors (i.e. your potential customers) about the types of experiences that you have to offer. The best part is that because tourism is an innately visual industry, you can play…

5 website design trends you need to watch this year

Originally published on February 21, 2017. Updated on May 11, 2020. Websites are the digital version of a storefront. Often, they’re the first impression you make on a prospective customer, so it’s important to make the right one. We recommend re-designing your website every 2-3 years to ensure you’re up-to-date with the latest styles and…