September 29th, 2008
One of the first things that we notice when we visit a website is its colour palette. This can be a subconscious realization when the colours are subtle, or very noticeable when the shades are bold or jarring. While many website colours are chosen based on the personal aesthetics of the client or the web designer, choosing the most effective colours involves more thought than this.
August 6th, 2008
With the recent launch of Google Lively, in addition to the already established ExitReality, it looks like the three dimensional world has begun its invasion of the two dimensional browser space… or has it? Is 3D really the future of web design?
July 2nd, 2008
If you think that an attractive looking website is the hallmark of a good design, prepare to be surprised! While an aesthetically pleasing website is an attribute of a good website design, it is not the key feature. Don’t jeopardise your website’s success by misunderstanding its design.
June 23rd, 2008
Do you have the feeling that your website needs to be upgraded? Did your website once bring in customers, but numbers have since declined? Do you suspect it might be the design or lack of search engine optimization (SEO)?
Here is your opportunity to give your website a health check - without spending anything! Real Free Websites is giving away 3 FREE website assessments!
June 16th, 2008
Monitoring visits from search engines often brings up strange results. The other day, someone visited the free WordPress template offered on this site from the Bolivian country directory of Google (www.google.com.bo). Nothing strange in that, but the keyword they searched for was “power”. On replicating the search, it turns out that the Real Free Website page is the first result!
June 10th, 2008
A new website is often a major expense for small start-ups. As a business owner, you are faced with a choice when considering your first website. Assuming you have a small fixed budget, you can spend your money on:
- A lower quality website with full functionality
- A higher quality website with limited functionality
How do you decide which option is best for your business?
June 4th, 2008
A study found that users had created their first impression of a website within 1⁄20th of a second. This means that a visitor’s initial reaction is purely physiological - it does not occur at a cognitive level. How can you ensure your website gets a positive response?
May 29th, 2008
Sad, but true: a large number of website businesses will fail. Why does this happen and how can you avoid adding to the statistics?
May 7th, 2008
Increasingly you can find anything that you’re looking for on the Internet for free. Is this a passing fad or a long-term trend? One day, will we see everything freely available online?