Brainstorming Blog Ideas

Ever notice how some people just seem to have a knack for coming up with good ideas for their website blog posts? They seem to be overflowing with relevant content and know just how to turn a phrase. Sure, some people are born with the ‘gift of gab’, but most of us are successful because…

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Web Trends I am seeing and NOT LOVING in 2015

Last week, I praised some web trends that I’m loving this year. But like wearing leggings as pants, some web trends just need to go away. And now, for the bad news—What I don’t like: 1. Huge long pages that scroll and scroll for no apparent reason: Some call it the death scroll, others the…

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Ecommerce Best Practices – Primary Navigation

After a bit of a hiatus, I wanted to continue our discussion of ecommerce best practices for each part of the retailer website.  As you might recall, so far we have had the series introduction and the home page.  Next up, let’s take a look at navigation.  In this post I am including six absolute rules…

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Ecommerce Design Best Practices Series – Back to Basics

Ok, time to fess up.  I have done a bunch of shopping lately.  All sorts of birthdays, an au pair arriving and a corresponding need to outfit a new bedroom, vacation prep, lots to buy. (Yes economy, you should be thanking me.)  My shopping has brought me face to face with all sorts of new…

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