Five Frequent SEO Mistakes and How to Fix Them. A few simple missteps can derail all the hours of toil, not to mention money, put into your SEO efforts. Here are five common SEO mistakes and how to rectify them. Keywords Should Match Content. Google wants its customers to receive the most relevant content for… Continue reading Five Frequent SEO Mistakes and How to Fix Them.
An Internal Hard Drive With Endless Storage and Impressive Speed. If you require vast data storage while not sacrificing speed, look no further than the Seagate’s Barracuda Internal Hard Drive Model ST4000DM004! With 4 terabytes of reliable storage you can store business documents, videos, pictures, games and movies with room to spare. Its lightning fast… Continue reading Best Seagate Barracuda Internal Hard Drive 4TB SATA
Improving SEO Results with Link Building. Still trying to get higher SERP (Search Engine Results Page) placement? After months of trying is your company no higher on Google or Bing than before you concentrated on SEO keywords? The lack of results from your efforts may leave you confused and wondering what you can do to… Continue reading Not All Backlinks Are Created Equal
Well, this has little … really nothing … to do with website design or SEO but we would like to take a moment to recognize the greatest wood watch in the entire world. This thing is decked out. Sleek, modern and unique. It slides on like a Gregory Isakov song. It is sure to be… Continue reading The Greatest Watch In The History Of Mankind
We have seen this one a few times coming from WordPress but we have also seen it in Google Analytics code or simply in a header.php file. HotOpponents is a simple redirect script but really digs down and makes roots for itself throughout your website files and database. Here’s how we got rid of it… Continue reading HotOpponents Hack
Boy life sure would be easy if WordPress used relative URL’s throughout the menu and post content but that simply isn’t going to happen, they’ve made that clear. Changing the URL in the admin Settings would then be all you need to do, making moving installations a breeze. Not the case, we should stop crying… Continue reading Updating WordPress Database After Website Move
Finding the right domain can be a arduous process. That is, unless of course you are lucky enough to find your business name in the exact form you desire. More often than not, obtaining a great domain takes a lot f time, mental energy and cautious anxiety. Will it be easy to type? Easy to… Continue reading Choosing The Right Domain
Facebook is a powerful tool. With millions upon millions of reachable users it is the social media powerhouse. Sharing content is incredibly easy and businesses can so easily engage potential customers that many businesses are putting it to work for them. There are, in fact, many ways to make Facebook work for you, but there… Continue reading A Quick Way To Kill Your Facebook Marketing
Wix is a do-it-yourself website builder. While this may seem to be in direct competition with Gainesville Web Design companies, they fill an important niche; mainly, those customers that cannot afford a professional website but still desire to have a nice looking design for their business. The templates are nicely made in most cases –… Continue reading The problems with Wix
Establishing Connections. Social media represents a critical marketing opportunity for small business in creating connections with potential clients through shares and referrals. There are certain marketing and SEO strategies that standout in creating value for your business. We all have that friend that excusably shares information just to draw attention. It is important to invest… Continue reading What is in a name? SEO strategies for Facebook
What makes your website attractive to google? In 2013, Google released Search Quality Evaluation Guidelines to provide transparency in how google rates websites. The main goal of Google’s Search Quality Ratings is to provide results that represent and are beneficial to a specific user and their locale. This all sounds great, but what does it… Continue reading What makes your website attractive to google?
Mobile is in and users are becoming increasingly impatient. In 2014, 55% of users spent less than 15 seconds on a webpage according to data by Tony Haile of Chartbeat. This means you only have 15 seconds to capture a users attention and convert a visitor to a customer. User-Centered Design is critical to the success… Continue reading You get 15 seconds! Web Design Trends for 2016
Responsive design provides users with quick seamless access to the same content regardless if they are using a smartphone, a tablet, or a laptop/desktop. “Web Design is responsive design, Responsive Wed Design is web design, done right.” – Andy Clarke A responsive design website responds to the device it’s being viewed on by fluidly changing… Continue reading Responsive Design and Why it is important for your Small Business Website
Northwest Seafood got hacked unfortunately. Being previous clients of ours we came to the rescue. The site was damaged beyond repair so our team of Gainesville Web Design experts took hold and gave them a brand new website in a matter of days. We always support our clients in their hour of need. That’s what separates… Continue reading New Website for NWSF!
One of our websites has been mentioned in Senior Times. Exciting!
This was an interesting project for our Gainesville Web Design Team. The puzzle: Create a custom post type within WordPress, no trouble there Allow users to input an address on a CRED front-end form that loads into the CPT, still no trouble there Next, create a script that loops through each CPT, extracts the elements… Continue reading Geolocate Address from Custom Post Type Meta Value: WordPress Experts
Pleased to introduce the new Guardian Association Management website. This is a clean minimalistic layout that funnels users directly into services and payments pages. Gainesville GAM came to us needing something up in a timely manner, clean, modern, and looked great on mobile. We were happy to oblige. In just a few short weeks we… Continue reading Guardian Association Management Has A New Website
Proud to present the new and improved Florida Auctioneers Association Website! This was a lengthy project but the final website is well worth it. Really more of a web portal, the system is chock full of features and runs smooth and fast. The site features: Membership program Member search by name, category, company, city or… Continue reading Florida Auctioneers Has A New Website
Just finished up a long term project with Digital Worlds at the University of Florida in Gainesville. This web design project intends to reach young audiences with compelling content. It is a place for them to upload videos, share, collaborate and get insights into problems and issues that affect their peers. The “portal”, in a… Continue reading Digital Worlds
Proud to present the first online version of the Amazon Dams Network. This has been a project Livewire has been working on for several months with the University of Florida and other members from around the world. This has been a very exciting project and we are pleased to be able to put it online.… Continue reading The Amazon Dams Network
Sullivan welding does excellent custom welding and fabrication. Willum is the owner and manages a crew of expert custom welders. He came to Livewire looking for the best in Gainesville Web Design and we were able to set him up in a great new website in just a few weeks. We love meeting new people… Continue reading Sullivan Welding Has A New Website
A great new site for a great company with new ownership. Gatorland Kubota sells and services all kinds of farm and lawn equipment. A family owned and operated business there is no doubt that they want the best for their customers. After all, they chose livewire didn’t they?
Is there anything more of a turn-off than a untrustworthy website? Not in our world. Increasing the trust in your website is key to making conversions (calls, emails…. sales … you know, money). There are a number of factors determining the level of trust on your website. Here’s how to leverage some of them to… Continue reading How To Win Visitors And Influence Traffic
I like what Jeff Bezos said about your margin being his opportunity. In the same way, for other SEO companies out there, your inattention to site structure is our opportunity. We just wish your clients didn’t have to suffer through it before they come to us to get it right. We had a recent client,… Continue reading Come On Folks, It’s All About Site Structure, Still!
Nowadays, it’s just best to buy your images. As Gainesville Web Design experts, we purchase them almost on a daily basis. There are always projects that require different photos, icons or footage. Generally people purchase credits and then use those to buy images – kind of like an arcade, and seemingly archaic way to charge… Continue reading Pretty Awesome Image Packages
JW Freeman plumbing is a new client with lots of potential. He needs something that will put him on top and Livewire is that something. We have tons of experience and dozens of happy clients that proves we have the formula for success. We don’t keep it a secret either. We are upfront about how… Continue reading JW Freeman Plumbing Has A New Website
Lawn Enforcement came to us in need of some SEO advice. They were paying another company several hundred dollars per month and getting nowhere. We noted that there were many, many site structural problems with their current design and all the probably needed was a new site and some staff training. This way they could… Continue reading Lawn Enforcement Agency Has A New Website
Easy. It’s easy. Easy to use, operate and teach. We have dealt with virtually every blogging and Content Management Software out there, in existence, forever. Seen them all. Virtually all of them have their individual issues, yes, even WordPress. But few are as intuitive and easy to learn. Pros. Obviously, easy to use. Adding content… Continue reading Why is WordPress our Go-To CMS?
Theo’s Lawn Maintenance worked out a sweet deal with Livewire and we’ve been helping them do some of the SEO and web work Their old design was working fine but needed just a little pizazz and a contact form upgrade. We gladly complied and set them up in this little gem. Understanding what our clients… Continue reading Theo Has A New Website
So many people have a myopic outlook on SEO and SEM. They tend to focus on optimization as strawberry field, where you can just pick a little fruit from here or there and fill up your basket. Not so fast. It’s not just about having a full basket, it’s about the quality of those berries.… Continue reading Conversion Optimization
Fraternity management needed something up quickly and something that was affordable. Glad to know that they chose us as their Gainesville Web Design team. Additional to the website they requested a simple program that managed their payment modules. As experienced PHP developers, we were able to quickly put something together at no additional charge. Our… Continue reading Fraternity Management Has a New Website
In the world of photo editing, adobe photoshop is king. They really do have an amazing product. It’s sleek, works great, and is very robust sporting dozens and dozens of functions and endless possibilities for the graphic artist. Photoshop is also very, very expensive. The entire Adobe creative suite is a major ripoff in our… Continue reading To Gimp or Not To Gimp
New website up and running. This turned out to be a rush job so it is actually a work in progress. Their business is opening in a few days and they needed something up quickly that was still professional. Glad they called Livewire. We cooked up a great flexible design that allows us to get… Continue reading Bed Bug Guru Has a New Website
Garry is running for Sheriff in Union county Florida. We wish him the best of luck and he has a great new website to show off. His campaigners came to me after locating Livewire on Google. We met and discussed their needs. They needed something up and running quickly so we had to put the… Continue reading Garry Seay has a New Website