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2014
10/Mar

My Mom Does Not Want to go on Safari

March 10, 2014

by Julie Avellino, Dir of Strategy @KnockMedia

My mom, Margie, is almost 63. She is a photographer and works at a gift shop. She’s like most baby-boomers in a lot of ways. Except my mother does not want to go on a safari. I never knew this, until recently, when my sister gave my mom an iphone for Christmas so that my mom can take pictures on the fly.

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2014
03/Mar

Content Determines If Users Scroll or Click

March 3, 2014

by Julie Avellino, Director of Strategy @KnockMedia

I like to read Forbes, I find the articles interesting and quite frankly easy reads. I read it 100% online. When I checked it out today to read about the latest list of billionaires and see how many years I had left to amass my fortune and still be included on the Young Billionaires list I was greeted with this:

Without hesitation I began to scroll down.   

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2013
04/Jan

Web Design Trends You’ll See in 2013

January 4, 2013

As we roll into 2013, our world of web design and development is changing more rapidly than ever before. For web creators everywhere, living and working on the bleeding edge of design innovation is as exciting as ever.

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2012
06/Dec

jQuery 101

December 6, 2012

jQuery, the free development library that was created to simplify JavaScript programming and load faster than its flash counterpart, is quickly becoming the most popular library to build web sites with today. According to research conducted by W3Techs, jQuery is now being used on nearly half of all new websites worldwide. Popular sites from Amazon,

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2012
06/Nov

Building a brand from the ground up

November 6, 2012

Building a brand is more than just putting a logo on a product. In order to create awareness and communicate your company’s message effectively, you must build a brand that is distinguishable and memorable.

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2012
13/Apr

Designing for Smartphones is, well, smart

April 13, 2012

If you are a business owner chances are you have thought about preparation and have spent countless hours getting things ready to conduct business in order to be successful. You may have over thought certain aspects while paying little attention to other details, but in general you have felt an overall sense of being prepared,

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2012
14/Feb

Check off list for your next business website

February 14, 2012

So your business has a website — or you’re in need of one for your brand new venture. Web design can be an overwhelming process, so we’ve spoken to a few web designers who told us what you need to have on your site … and what you can probably do without (like crazy Flash animation).

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