web development


5 Ways To Make Your Website More Successful In Louisiana

Picture this: You sit down with a hot cup of coffee, ready to embark on the mission to find your business a professional web development company that can take your online presence to the next level and help you reach your goals for growth. You stumble upon Design the Planet and think, “Oooh, Design The […]


Defining a Brand Ambassador

What is an ambassador of a brand? EVERYTHING! If that sounds a little dramatic for you, that’s okay. It was a purposeful and comprehensive answer – just as your brand should be. Let’s define “EVERYTHING” further with just a few examples of brand ambassadors: Employees: Uniforms and personal appearance, attitude, and knowledge of your products […]



1. Keep your brand “fashionable” Consumers look for what’s new and different. Like fashions, a brand can become dated. With old packaging, colors, fonts and style it could be time to do that makeover. If sales have gone down, take a look at your brand and packaging versus what the competition is sporting. How do […]



A Whole New Kind of Flash Website

Just in time for the decadence and debauchery of Mardi Gras, we’d like to spotlight one of our newest website designs, our revamp for the infamous Rick’s Sporting Saloon. We have been on the edge of our seats waiting to unveil the utter awesomeness of Rick’s brand SPANKING new, unbelievably interactive design, and we figured […]



Links of the Week

At Design the Planet, we’re always passing interesting links and resources between each other. Here are a few noteworthy links we’d like to share with you: 1. Your online presence, captured in a single QR code There’s more and more talk of using QR codes these days. This short video shows a great way to […]



A New Way of Testing Things

Ok, so I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to cross-browser compatibility testing. When I say geek, I mean I get excited when I find a tool that makes cross browser testing less painful and allows me to maintain a seated position while browser testing. I’m talking about a tool that makes it […]