Google Analytics 4, or GA4, is Google’s latest analytics property. It is very different from Universal Analytics or 360 and pulls different reports than those you have grown accustomed to over the...

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What Makes for Great User Experience?

A great user experience, or UX, ensures your website visitors will know what to do with every click, and intuitively understand every element of your site with ease. Building a great user experience...
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Ring In The New Year With Our Top 10 Blogs from 2022!

With holidays rolling in full swing and headed for the new year – we have taken a look back to feel some nostalgia with the top ten articles our readers found most helpful over the course of the...
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California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Part 3

What Can I Do To Stay Privacy Act Compliant Under CPRA? Part 3 of 3 in the Privacy Act Series. Go back to Part 1 or Part 2? We know – Consumer Privacy Act information is a lot to absorb. Without...
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California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Part 2

I’m Not In California, So Why Does Their Consumer Privacy Act Apply To Me? Part 2 of 3 in the Privacy Act Series. Go back to Part 1 or Skip to Part 3? If you do business with anyone who lives or...
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California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

Consumer Privacy And Your Business – What You Need To Know  Part 1 of 3 in the Privacy Act Series. Skip to Part 2? Are you a business that sells products or services to consumers online? If so, then...
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The Balance Between Web Design and Usability

In the realm of web interface design, there is a constant game of tug-of-war between creativity and usability. On one hand everyone wants to build a beautiful site that stands out from the crowd...
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How to Improve Your Website's SEO

As with anything, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can benefit from continuous improvement. SEO can also be a very intimidating task to tackle. There are so many myths about SEO, and the rules seem...
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Ten Tips for Building a User-Friendly Website

User friendly web design is as the name suggests – friendly or easy for people to use, navigate, find information, and know where to go. Today’s users have high expectations when it comes to website...
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Build an In-House Team or Partner with a Web Development Agency?

Many of our clients have been faced with the decision as to whether they should manage and maintain their website internally or have a professional web development agency like CommonPlaces manage it...
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5 Tips To Improve Your Website's Accessibility

Web development projects  and conversations can be complex, focusing on topics like technology used, clear branding, engaging content, responsive design, and custom functionality. One aspect that is...
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Six Ways Content Marketing Will Benefit Your Business

Are you participating in content marketing? You might be, without even knowing it. Social media influencer Chris Brogan defines content marketing as 'the ability to produce useful and entertaining...