The Top 10 Ways to Get More Traffic to Your Website or Blog

Get More Traffic to Your Website or Blog

Getting traffic to your website or blog is a major goal of any webmaster or blogger. By encouraging visitors on your website, you will greatly expand visibility and potential leads. Since we know content is king, having quality writing is going to be key. In addition to this though, there are ways to maximize your reach and make an impact in getting the visitors needed to make your website or blog thrive.…

7 Ways to Use Twitter for Business

Twitter for Business

Today, building a successful business is no longer limited to traditional marketing and advertising campaign tactics. Now, with the use of social media, building a brand and launching a company can be done from just about anywhere, regardless of the brand’s purpose and the start-up budget available. When you want to put social media to work for you with your own business, you can do so by launching your very own Twitter account.…

Install Laravel on Windows

Install Laravel on Windows

This is going to assume we are starting from scratch using a fresh install of WAMP 2.4 on Windows. In doing this myself, I ran into a few gotchas so this post will document those hiccups and get you running with Laravel right away. Update: We now also have a guide to Install Laravel Homestead on Windows if you prefer a Virtual Machine environment! So read on if you’d like to install right on the local machine with WAMP, or follow the link above if you’re ready for Laravel Homestead.…

11 Reasons Why It Rocks to Be a Web Designer

Web Designer

According to USNews.com, web development is one of the top ten best jobs of 2014. The website gives the profession’s expected growth as their reason, but growth isn’t the only reason web development is a great job. With over 60,000 web developers in the United States, the profession certainly appeals to a great number of people, and they all have their own reasons for loving it.…

Top 19 Most Influential Web Designers on Twitter

web design twitter

Twitter can be an exceptional educational tool for web designers searching for the latest technology or techniques. It can provide a wealth of information for beginner to advanced web designers. There are thousands of web designers on Twitter. Their tweets may range from personal activities to current design projects in which they’re involved. The most influential of these, however, are those that regularly tweet information that other web designers find useful.…