The New Year is upon us and with new years’ resolutions, new web design and development trends will emerge. Based on the trends that lived and died this year, there has been some discussion on what trends will live or die in the upcoming year. Here are a few predictions of what will become/remain popular in 2014:
Making a website responsive isn’t as much as a trend as it is a necessity, but as more people gain knowledge about responsive layouts and the more prominent mobile devices and tablets become, the more important making a website responsive will become.Read More
You’ve probably heard it all – “SEO is Dead,” “Hummingbird Killed SEO,” “SEO Isn’t Real,” etc. Those articles always seem to find some traction 2 or 3 times throughout the year. While everyone is entitled to their own opinion, I have yet to read one of those articles that was able to prove that SEO is dead, fake, etc.
Striped cardigans, glen plaid corduroy suits, and beehive hairdos were trendy in the 1960’s. Platform shoes, tie dyed shirts and hip huggers were the rage of the 1970’s. And for those who remember the 1980’s, it was Michael Jackson, stonewashed jeans, Ocean Pacific t-shirts and the Rubik Cube. Maybe you’re still into Cabbage Patch Kids, parachute pants and Miami Vice, but I doubt it.
Chances are that you or your company struggles to produce an equitable amount of your own content. You have the best of intentions; you’ve encouraged your co-workers and employees to write their own posts and you have a list of future, epic blog titles just waiting for their chance to dance within the SERPs, right? Okay, maybe that’s just me.
If you’ve never attended a VERGE event or it has been a while since your last one, November’s Pitch Night is one you should pencil into your schedule. November’s VERGE Pitch Night is set to include scooters, punching bags, putting greens and beer? Well, the beer is nothing new, but everything else just may be a first for a VERGE event.