4 Alternatives to Your Drop-Down Menu That Will Improve Your Website

4 Reasons Why You Must Kill Your Drop-Down Menu (and What to Do Instead)

You know what I find fascinating? How so many website owners seem to have a multiple personality disorder. Here you are as a website visitor, swearing at your laptop when some websites make it difficult for you to do or find things. But then you put your website owner hat on and BAM – a […]

9 Examples of Ridiculous Website Taglines: Can You Guess What These Companies Do?

9 Examples of Bad Website Taglines: Can You Guess What These Companies Do?

Have you noticed how you learn best if you’ve experienced something first-hand? Let’s say your spouse has been telling you for days to take an umbrella because it’s April, and the rain showers come without warning. You ignore this advice till one day you return home soaking wet. Guess who’s taking an umbrella to work […]

What's the best way to present categories and tags on a website?

What’s the Best Way to Present Categories and Tags on a Website?

This is a part of Q&A series where I answer questions from my subscribers. Have a website question you want me to answer? Subscribe here and drop me a line. Today’s question is from Steph: “How the heck do you organise a blog when you’ve got so many topics? I’ve settled for 4 over arching […]

Formatting web content: 9 painful-to-look-at mistakes that could ruin the best blog

9 Painful Blog Formatting Mistakes That Will Ruin the Best Content

Warning: Horrible formatting ahead! Please bear with me while I’m making my point. Some people still write on their blogs as if it’s a book – long paragraphs stretching over miles of pixels challenging the concentration abilities of their readers. I mean, how funny, interesting and engaging should your blog post be for your readers […]

20 Common Website Mistakes That Are Hurting Your Small Business

20 Common Website Mistakes That Are Ruining Your Small Business

I sent a survey to my subscribers a couple of weeks ago. In the last question I asked: “What are your main struggles with your website?” It was a multiple choice question, and among the usual options (getting traffic to your website, growing loyal audience, etc.) I added this option just for fun: “I generally […]

The #1 Reason to Get Rid of Pop-up Forms Backed by Data

The #1 Reason to Get Rid of Pop-Up Forms (Backed by Data)

“I loathe these pop-up forms, but I’ve seen statistics and case studies showing they work. Should I use an opt-in pop-up on my website?” If I got a nickel every time I was asked this question, I would be writing these lines from my own beach house in Portugal. And while the world is yet […]