Design & Development Digest

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Hitting the R.O.I. Bullseye

In the game known as target marketing, the winners aim for the R.O.I Bullseye! When advertising, do the networks you market with cater to your business and your industry? Google Adwords and Bing Adcenter are great “catch-all”...

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Add Engaging Flickr Photos to Your Site

It is now easier than ever to add engaging Flickr photos to your websites, blogs and articles, because the company has introduced a new embed feature. Through the feature, publicly shared photos and videos can be embedded on external...

Content Delivery Network: What does it really mean?

By Kelly Meeneghan, Manager 1&1 Internet, Inc. ( www.1and1.com ) Web professionals rely heavily on two essential elements for achieving an excellent online experience for end users: performance and security. Omitting these necessary...

Tap Into the Power of “You” in Your Website’s Copy [Infographic]

:: By JC Cavanaugh, Zapcrickets.com :: Have you ever noticed when visiting a website you don't feel connected to it? You may feel like you are being sold to as opposed to being offered a solution to your problem. Your customers...

Unlocking the Power of Single-Theme Landing Experiences

:: By Eileen Burick, Burick Communication Design :: In most cases, a discussion of landing pages and microsites comes down to their differences: single page versus multi-page, one call-to-action versus multiple calls-to-action, and...

Put Instagram Photos On Your Website

Instagram isn't known for its ability to drive conversions (at least not directly at this point) - be they Internet retailer, online publisher or digital service provider. That doesn't mean that you can't (or shouldn't...

UserVoice SDK for Andoid

More companies are moving toward subscription-based revenue models and in-app purchases, shifting the focus from customer acquisition to customer retention. Couple that with the corresponding surge in mobile app usage and the continued...

Getting Started with the Adobe Business Catalyst Platform

By Linda Greenwald, Marketing Technology, Inc. The Adobe Business Catalyst website platform provides an opportunity for small- and medium-sized businesses to have a self-manageable website with integrated business solution tools under...

Embed Google Maps, Stay Tuned for Ads

Google Maps can again be incorporated into websites, thanks to a newly released embed feature announced on Google’s Geo Developers Blog. Site owners simply need to make sure they have opted in to the new Google Maps and can then...

WePay Sees Massive Growth; Crowdfunding in Focus

The popularity of crowdfunding is accelerating rapidly and technology solutions have emerged which are capitalizing on the trend. The WePay platform, for example, recently announced that it is now processing up to $1.5 million per...

Finding the User Experience

:: By Joe Martin, Telegraphics Inc. :: Back when the term UX first hit the Web design community as the latest “buzzword”, designers and developers knew they had to get there eventually. Right now, though, there is just...

Take the TopCoder AppStream Challenge

Design and development community TopCoder, a division of Appirio, has (in partnership with Amazon) launched a series of innovation challenges for the new AWS service AppStream . Amazon's AppStream provides a way for developers...

WordPress Adds Markdown, Designers Rejoice

It's been a long time coming, but WordPress has finally added Markdown, a quick way to add formatted text without actually writing out any HTML. Markdown essentially supports the composition of links, lists and other styles using...

GoDaddy Overhauls Linux Lineup, Offers Cpanel & WHM

Web hosting provider and domain registrar GoDaddy announced that it has added web hosting management software cPanel and WHM to its Linux hosting offering. cPanel is widely used among Internet professionals, particularly those running...

Designing for a Designer [A Before & After Look]

Like cooking for a chef, designing for a designer can be nerve-wracking. Most approach a project differently when providing services to a peer, because expectations are usually higher. IdeaWork Studios , a full-service interactive...

Horizon Interactive Awards Calls for Entries, 508 Compliant Websites

The Web is for everyone; and good design and development caters to individual needs, whether that’s based on location, culture, age, or physical or mental ability . Nobody, however, said it was easy. This is why the Horizon Interactive...

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