Design Lesson: Best Practices in Website Navigation

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Design Lesson: Best Practices in Website Navigation

Every single one of us has been there — you go to a website looking for a specific piece of information, and as you navigate the site, you lose your way. Many people start to feel frustrated, give up and just search Google instead. It’s a completely natural response to bad navigation. How do we fix this phenomenon? Keep reading to learn a few tips and tricks for designing intuitive navigation for information-heavy websites.
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What is Crosslinking and Why Does it Matter?

What is crosslinking?
The term “crosslinking” is used in several ways when referring to websites. Most commonly, crosslinking refers to the process of linking between two separate websites. But crosslinking also applies when associating two pages on the same website, so that each page shows a link to the other page. Links between pages on the same site can always be added manually. But modern websites are often programmed so that crosslinks can be added dynamically for increased flexibility and ease of site management.

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Mike’s Technical Tip: Quick Way to Reorder Slides in PowerPoint

Anybody who has used PowerPoint probably needed to reorder their slides at some time, and there’s an easier way to do it than how most people probably try. Read on to learn this time-saving feature.

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Company Social Media “Cover” Photo Sizes (July 2017)

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They’ve gone and done it again… the social media moguls have once again changed their profile formats. LinkedIn is the biggest offender with a complete overhaul. Here’s the latest wrap-up of corporate social media artwork sizes, as of July 2017. We’ve included a FREE template for Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter for you to download.

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Mike’s Technical Tip: Using Google Calendar’s Keyboard Shortcuts

I’m a big fan of keyboard shortcuts (as opposed to clicking and mousing all over the place) and Google Calendar is chock-full of shortcuts you should know if you feel the same way. Read on to learn how to enable and use them.

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