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Port Charlotte Small Business Websites Are Vital

Port Charlotte small business websites are vital to your survival. Running your own business is no easy task, and your to-do-list is guaranteed to never end. This said you shouldn’t use this as an excuse to take short cuts when it comes to having online visibility. Beginning with your website, it’s vital to position yourself online with a strong, professional destination that gives customers the impression you mean business and the motivation to want to engage more with your business. With this in mind, consider these five reasons why having a strong website is important.

Let’s face it – we live in a world where people Google before they shop, visit online review sites like Yelp before they buy and “check-in” via Facebook as they go about their days. Because of this, you want your first impression to be the best it can be. Beginning with your website, consumers are passing judgment and making decisions about whether or not they will even visit your store, restaurant or office. They’re likely to dismiss you entirely, as well, should they believe your website doesn’t reflect the kind of experience your business – or a business like yours – should offer.

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Your Business Card Should Start A Conversation

Your business card should open the door to start a conversation. Generic designs or templates from Vista Print are not ok. When you hand someone a card they should be wowed. You are saying this is me, this is us, who we are and what we do. It should be a statement that they won’t forget. Most people just leave them on a table to throw them away. You want a card that people will make sure to keep and not forget.

People often think they want to save money so they choose the cheapest option but that just leads to a total waste of money. The cheapest option means 99% of cards given out will meet the trash can.

When someone hands we a card that wows me, I take the time to place it in my wallet to keep it as I treasure the awesome business card. Something about the great quality and design makes me WANT to keep it.

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Modern Web Technologies For Development

Vontainment focuses primarily on opensource web technologies for development. The combination of low-cost ad high security is a value we strive to pass to our clients. Open source development offers the potential for a more flexible technology and quicker innovation.

Modern ecommerce development

Avant Garde Aesthetics is a new modern eCommerce development by Vontainment. A powerful, automated, fast, SEO friendly, AI assisted eCommerce store. Created with a clean minimalist design, the site focuses on services and information. Allowing customers to purchase products online, book appointments and subscribe for memberships. The store automatically emails, and keep current and past clients contacted and engaged, and creates AI automated sales and discounts to entice reluctant shoppers.

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#1 in modern web development; Vontainment

Vontainment.com is a prime example of our work in modern web development. As simple and clean as our site works it is a shell on and advanced framework on modern web technologies. Our site’s average load time is 1 second, but in that time 1000 of database queries and functions are calculated and all on low end affordable hosting. Our site is a Progressive Web App, protected by a firewall and antivirus, as well as a DNS level firewall, and several types of cashes. A combo that brings advanced features, speed and security.

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Why you should Consider a WordPress Developer for your business

Vontainment works with many frameworks and platforms but WordPress is our favorite. We have become one of the top WordPress Developers in the area and wanted to share and help clarify and misinformation about WordPress. If you’re a business owner, chances are you’ve heard of other businesses and people using WordPress. WP is an open source content publishing system created in 2003 through a merge of platforms by developers and entrepreneurs Mike Little and Matt Mullenweg. Each update has introduced powerful features like mix-and-match plugins, widgets, static pages, built-in theme installation, and media management.

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The power of AMP and PWA

A progressive web application takes advantage of the latest technologies to combine the best of web and mobile apps. Think of it as a website built using web technologies but that acts and feels like an app.

So this is the web design process

The web design process

This article is to help explain the design process for a client looking to have a new website built. many don’t realize that the process is a joint effort between the business and designer.

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Free Tools To Test Your SEO

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SEOs love to blame their bad reputation on the spammers, but you probably know as well as we do that this blame is misplaced. Businesses, in general, really don’t care how they get results. They just care about results. And that’s where most SEOs are screwing up.

Image alt and title tags are important to SEO

The power of Image tags, file names, alt/title; on SEO

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Did you realize the filenames of the images you upload can have the major impact on your SEO. Image optimization is often ignored with regards to SEO. Though Google has underlined the significance of it for clients and web crawlers.

Progressive web apps are the future of mobile web

Progressive Web Apps

Creating a better web experience for mobile users is important, which is why you should consider investing in progressive web apps (PWA), a term Google came up with in 2015.