Author Archives: Stephen Alemar

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Why You Should Care About Responsive Web Design

Depending on how you look at it, responsive web design should either be your present or your future. It all depends on the state of your current web presence. If you already have a fully responsive website, congratulations! You’re set for the foreseeable future. This is because as devices diversify and tablets pick up more…
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How to Make a Website for Your Small Business

I know the title of this post is “How to Make a Website for your Small Business,” but before we get into the how (and we will, I promise), I’d like to quickly address the why. The answer is shockingly simple, but probably not all that surprising.

CDN
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What are the different types of CDNs?

A few blog posts back, we discussed what a content delivery network (CDN) is and why you would want to use one. At the end of that post, we also mentioned that there are different kinds of CDNs, and we’d be walking you through them soon. Well, it’s time to keep that promise. So to…
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What is a CDN?

It seems like a straightforward, universal process. You type the name of a website into a search bar, and wait as a little animation of a growing bar, or circle chasing itself, inform you that the site is loading. “Give me a moment,” it says. “I’m grabbing what you asked for.” However, though it’s pretty…
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Website Analytics
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3 Tips For Using Website Analytics To Better Your Business

Let’s face facts; your website isn’t perfect. It can always be improved and do a better job of turning site visitors into paying customers. There are a lot of steps you can take to optimize your website, but all of the start with getting a firm grasp on your website analytics.

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5 Reasons to Consider Responsive Web Design

Undoubtedly, you’ve heard the phrase “responsive web design” a lot in the last couple of years. This post does a great job explaining what responsive design is, but it essentially refers to a single website that works flawlessly across desktop, tablet and mobile. Like a lot of people, you’ve probably got a functioning desktop site…
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Better-photos
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Where To Get Images For Your Site

Photographs and other imagery are an important part of putting together a beautiful and appealing website. After all, nobody wants to look at a site that is just straight text. But this begs the question, “Where do I get these all-precious images for my website?”

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Red Herring 2014: We are the Champions!

And cue the Queen! Everyone sing with me…”Weeeee are the Champions, my friend…” Okay, now that that’s out of the way, let’s talk about what we actually won.

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Duda Honored With Communicator Award of Excellence

We don’t mean to brag, but it seems like recently we’re on a pretty good roll. A few weeks ago, we were nominated for a Webby, and now we’ve received a Communicator Award of Excellence from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts.

ON-TV
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Duda Featured on MSNBC!

Who wants an autograph?! Okay, fine, our very next stop may not be the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but it’s still pretty cool to be on TV. And when a major news network like MSNBC calls you out for being an awesomely easy way to create a website, we figure it’s worth sharing.