We Don’t Need a Web Site! Not for what we do!
I can’t tell you how many times I heard this in the late 90’s “We don’t need a web site!” – I thought it would go away but somehow I still hear it at least once a month. My simple answer is that if you are in business you better have a web site – […]
A New Degree
I received a surprising email this morning from one of my web marketing newsletters with an ad for a new bachelors degree and masters degree for Internet marketing. Over the last decade, traditional graphic design programs at universities have segmented separate courses and degrees for web design & media arts, but this is the first […]
Some Say Twitter Isn’t Popular
Design the Planet recently joined the Twitter ranks and started Tweeting (adding text about what we’re doing). We have read articles and talked extensively about the benefits of the service and the lack of actual usefullness the website service offers. One thing is for sure, Twitter is popular and surging in the number of users […]
Web Content Redoux
It’s that time of year! The Holidays are quickly approaching, and businesses need to get their customers’ attention in the most efficient way. So, smart entrepreneurs are refreshing their web content! PUSH THE REFRESH BUTTON!! Quick!! Do it before the “window” closes! Really, you can’t miss the end-of-the-year update event. Why you ask? Because, right now your customers […]
If You Build “It” – “They” Will Come
We have spoken to clients over the years who have a great idea for a web site. I look them in the eye and say “Great! we can make it happen for you – Now lets discuss how we will market the site long term.” There is normally a pause on their part while that […]
What is a blog and why does a business need a blog?
If you’re laughing, no I’m not kidding; I’ve been asked about this more than once. If you are scratching your head about what I’m talking about; just keep reading and we’ll discuss if you need a blog and how you can use the new web for your business. The web is an ever-evolving medium and […]