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QUICK HIT: Google AMP Results Rolling Out Now

Google confirmed this week that Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) is now rolling out in the core mobile results. This will reportedly be a gradual introduction according to Google representatives and not everyone will see it fully...

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How to Slay the Top Web Design Challenges Startups Face

:: By Pete Peranzo, Imaginovation :: Is your digital presence aligned with your business goals? When potential clients find your company online, your website is often the first thing they’ll see. Your site design can inspire...

6 Tips for Developers to Survive a Sales Call

:: By Bryan Soltis, Kentico :: Developers and salespeople are two very different species. Aside from the varied personality differences, sales and engineering speak on contrasting levels. On many sales calls, there is a need for these...

Responsive Email Support Arrives for Google's Gmail & Inbox

Email marketers released a collective sigh of relief yesterday as Google revealed that later this month, Gmail will be able to support emails created with responsive design. Designers will be able to use CSS media queries with Gmail...

Need for Speed: Why an Investment in Site Speed is an Investment in Success

:: By Larry Alton, @LarryAlton3 :: Everyone is so focused on creating beautiful and immersive websites these days that it tends to feel like site speed is an afterthought. This is unfortunate, since study after study shows that page...

$861,000 the Cost of Average Cyberattack

Kaspersky Lab released research which indicates that a single cybersecurity incident costs large businesses, on average, a total of $861,000 while SMB's pay an average of $86,5000. According to the results of the "Measuring...

Microsoft Embracing Linux on Premise

Microsoft is showing its love for Linux (again). The company is announcing it will launch its Azure Service Fabric cloud service for Linux out of limited preview later this month (Sept. 26, 2016). The core service will offer developers...

QUICK HIT: Browser-Based Push Notifications In Focus

Regular web users will likely have noticed an increase in browser-based push notifications over the past few years (at least if they are paying close attention to the changing digital experience). What are these messages (see below...

Google, HTTPS & The Future of Web Security

Google has drawn a line in the virtual sand, revealing its plan to mark all HTTP sites as non-secure in Chrome starting in January 2017. SUBSCRIBE to Website Magazine & Accelerate 'Net Success Sites that transmit passwords...

1:1 Code Help for Beginners

The federal government is doing its part to improve tech education in this country, announcing a $17 million pilot program to help students cover tuition at coding bootcamps. And, in certain cities like San Francisco "popup"...

Basic User Engagement Metrics to Know for Web Design

:: By Alastair Brian, FMEModules :: Between juggling personal and professional responsibilities, website visitors can hardly find time to dig deeply through various online stores to purchase exactly what they are looking for or read...

Staff Augmentation: A New Trend in Hiring Developers

:: By Rizza Laplana, Get Devs :: Staff augmentation is an operational strategy that eliminates the challenges in freelancing and permanent employment by outsourcing to staff a project or respond to business objectives . In a job market...

Easy Speed: Remove JPEG Metadata & Reduce Size by 16 Percent

Looking for an easy way to reduce the size of your JPEG images? If so, let your first stop be the metadata of those assets. SUBSCRIBE to Website Magazine & Accelerate 'Net Success Performance is top of mind with everyone responsible...

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Resources to Build Your First Chatbot

You can't open up your browser these days without hearing something about chatbots. Many consider artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, manifesting in the form of chatbots, the next great evolution of digital business...

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Goal-Oriented Cover Photos to Like

“We need a new Facebook cover photo.” That’s a statement in-house designers have likely heard a time or two with very little direction about what to include, how big it should be or the overall goal of the image itself...

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