Web Design Business

How to know if your clients open your emails

Use this free tool to know when (and where) your emails are being opened. How many times have you heard something like this: “Oh, no, sorry… I never saw your email come in.” Another weird thing is that this missing email phenomenon seems to happen a lot when bills are sent out. Like when I…

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Behind The Code Show: Robby McCullough

About This Episode Robby McCullough (@robbymccullough) is one of the three co-founders of the best WordPress website builder named Beaver Builder (@BeaverBuilder) – which is the ONLY WordPress theme / framework / page builder that the Web Designers Academy recommends. For the last few years the entire Beaver Builder team has learned a lot about…

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The Always Up-to-Date Guide to The Best Free Stock Photos & Videos

The Always Up-to-Date Guide to The Best Free Stock Photos & Videos In the past, if you wanted to have gorgeous photos or videos for your web project you had two choices: hire a photographer/videographer OR buy crazy expensive stock photos/videos.  Both options requires you to spend some money… however there is now a third…

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Behind The Code Show: Shane Walton

“Build a team of talented people which will allow you to focus on what you do best.” ~ Shane Walton Shane is an entrepreneur, marketing genius, lover of hats and overall amazing guy.  He and his wife own Green Vine Marketing which is a Denver, Colorado based digital marketing firm that they have been operating for…

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How to Sell Products From A WordPress Site WITHOUT Creating an Online Store

Retail store owners dream to sell their goods online. Every small business retail store owner I’ve ever met, eventually, bitches about the same certain things in regards to operating a physical retail store. Customers are being rude, waking up early to open the store, have to go to the bank and get enough ones fives and tens, employees stealing from…

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5 Insightful Lessons For New Web Designers

Ever have those thoughts where you go “If I could just do it all over again, I would…” and then you come up with some Einstein-level idea that would have made your life so much better if you only did that thing when you started? Well today, I had that thought. I thought to myself…

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Learn About Advertising + Get Free Photoshop Ad Banners

Ads. Ads. Ads. Ads are everywhere aren’t they? Ever stop and think about why there are ads packed into every tight little crevice of the internet? See, sites that offer things for free (like Google or Snapchat) aren’t doing it because they love you.  They might put some lofty, feel-good mission statement on their Company Bio page…

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How To Run Your Blog (The Right Way)

When I was 16, my first job was at Burger King.  Seriously. Wanna see it? Here is a Google Maps street view of the actual Burger King I used to work at after school (it’s in New Bedford, MA where we were BOTH born back in the 80’s!) I was the “Flame Broiler” guy. Sounds hot,…

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