Be Careful About These 6 Web Design Trends in 2016 Are Hamburger Menus, Parallax Scrolling and Complex Typography a help or a hindrance? The decision to follow a trend must depend on the needs of your users and your business. The decision should never be based solely on “it’s what the cool sites are doing”. Fads fade. A site built only on trends quickly becomes out of date. With that in mind, let’ ...

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Websites are a necessity for businesses of all sizes today -- though, surprisingly almost half of small businesses don’t have websites. Still, there are so many design options to choose from and so many websites that it can be tough to know how to stand out. Beyond layout and color scheme, there are a lot of features that are paramount to successful small-business websites. Some are obvious -- such as an easy-to-remember domain name, a logo and contact information -- and oth ...

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Image copyrightFACEBOOKImage captionAndroid users logging on to Facebook via the web browser are reporting seeing this message. Facebook users on Android devices are being notified that they will no longer be able to access messages without the Messenger app. The function for members to read messages by accessing the social network on a mobile phone web browser is being disabled. A message currently appears informing users of the coming change. On some handsets ...

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Common website terms and what each one means. The terminology used within the web industry can be a little daunting because many website terms are not used in our everyday language. This is why Thinking IT’s website designers speak in layman terms, so you can understand exactly what is going on with your website. To have a better understanding of how the web works, you will need to become familiar with terms that you may not fully understand the meaning of, so to help you N ...

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