It’s been a year since we launched Plumrocket Blog. September 2011 was the birth month of our blog. Technically, the first posts appeared in May 2011 after the website itself was redesigned. But in September 2011 we started posting weekly … and kept informing and entertaining our visitors ever since.
As you probably know, the IT areas we deal with are e-Commerce, Online Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Web design, Web hosting, Website Development etc. You may want to ask us ‘Why?’ – ‘Why are we doing this?’ Continue reading
We all live in the time of huge corporations easily recognizable on both sides of the Atlantics. They offer all the range of goods that a person can only dream of – from electronics to household goods. But when it comes to personal life, more and more users are inclined to work with a small business.
That is why you should consider giving your customers the feeling of comfort and trust they could only find being with their closest friend.
So, how to make your website seem more personal? Continue reading
Let’s continue our previous post about web design trends…
6. Big Images & Photo Backgrounds
Nowadays, super high-quality photos are used as backgrounds of websites. Due to such hyper-realistic backgrounds it is impossible to take your eyes off the screen. It is important to get a content-appropriate picture. You can also try using a slightly transparent photo in order not to shadow your content. Continue reading
Web design trends come and go. It’s difficult to predict the future of web design, but still there are some changes that are worth talking about. Here we will tell you about current web design trends and explain the very concept behind each trend.
1. The first trend that we have noticed is the priority of a website’s functionality over its graphics. Beautiful design seems to be insufficient any more. Think of the connection between design and virtual reality of your website. Enchant your visitors by using harmonious color scheme and intuitive design together with easily accessible information available to both desktop/laptop browsers, as well as smart phone and tablet browsers. Continue reading
When you are starting your online business you want to make it stand out from the crowd.
Today we’ll try to find out whether it’s better to use a free template or a custom-designed website for your business project.
If you have no web design or web development skills you can build a website using a free website template. It’s not a bad solution: you can save time and money, enjoy huge choice and get a certain level of functionality and navigation necessary to run a website. But there are some points to consider when dealing with free templates. Continue reading
Adobe Creative Suite (CS) (originally a product of Macromedia) is a collection of web development applications for graphic design and video editing. The latest version, Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 (CS5.5), was launched on April 12, 2011.
Many web designers and developers prefer Adobe Dreamweaver. What helps it hold a major share in the web development application segment? Continue reading
Today we’d like to tell you about another opportunity to promote your online business. It’s Zen Cart. The motto of Zen Cart E-commerceis “putting the dream of online business ownership within reach of anyone”. Let’s find out what makes this platform so popular and widely used.
What is Zen Cart?
Authors of the software promise an easy installation. Continue reading