Favicons: The must-have website accessory

When it comes to talking website strategy, I usually focus on simple, but dramatic elements that make a big difference to the look and feel of your website. For example, if you want users to associate your brand with their comfort, avoid website elements that remind you of a virtual used car salesman. This week,…

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Help! I’ve been hacked!

There is no call that strikes fear in the heart of a business owner quite like the one where your friend calls and asks, “Um, have you looked at your website recently? It looks like it might have been hacked.” Ugh. What do you do when you realize your website was hacked? Have backed up…

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Rescuing Websites reviews NellyOdessa.com

Time for Inga and I to review another website! This time we review NellyOdessa.com a website geared toward creating “practical strategies & inspiration for multi-passionate people. Nelly creates challenge based supporting services for her clients. In this review, Inga and I surface the three changes we would prioritize for fixing on Nelly’s site. Plus, we…

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Rescuing websites reviews ChristineTse.com

In this episode of Rescuing Websites, Inga and I reviewed ChristineTse.com. Christine is an online interior designer. There is a lot to like about Christine’s site, a nice color palette, a clean look, and some solid text.  There are also some great lessons to be learned.   I am not going to lie. I sound…

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Rescuing Websites reviews JennyGrows.com

In the most recent Rescuing Websites, Inga and I review Jenny Grows.  Jenny Grows sells mineral products for maintaining organic gardens. While we experienced some technical difficulties during the taping of this episode (the website went down midway through our review) there is some really great conversation in here about the need for consistent navigation,…

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Rescuing Websites Reviews brandmirror.com

Up this week, Inga and I review BrandMirror.com. Brand Mirror is a new company, located here in the Washington, DC metro area and specializing in brand building. Like many new sites, the Brand Mirror site has a slightly unfinished quality to it. Inga and I discussed what small changes Jen Dalton, the founder of Brand…

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Rescuing Websites reviews Zen Rabbit

Inga and I had a great time this past week reviewing the Zen Rabbit website, a website geared toward saying “thank you” to your clients by sending them cookies.  I don’t think I will be giving you any spoilers if I tell you that Inga and I loved the concept of the site but thought…

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Introducing… Rescuing Websites

I am so pleased to announce a collaboration I am doing with Inga Spouse from ingaspouse.com. Every other week, she and I will be reviewing a website to what these sites are doing well and where they could improve. Check out the very first edition of Rescuing websites below. Want us to review your website?…

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