Welcome to the Waypoint Web Design blog! We will be posting occasional relevant articles about web design, web development, and online marketing news and editorials as well as updates about our company and services.
Published: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 7:22 PM
Waypoint Web Design is pleased to announce the new website launch for Dent Direct. Waypoint Web Design provided web design and web development services to create a responsive website which integrates with a popular Content Management System. Dent Direct's new website also includes additional custom features developed by Waypoint Web Design to manage content updates and search engine optimization. A new User Interface allows content managers the capability to easily manage design options such as font style, color, size, web site colors, and content layouts.
Published: Friday, September 30, 2016 at 9:47 AM
Did you ever wonder which websites were the most popular, and how many visitors they receive? The table to the right lists the top ten visited websites during the month of September 2016 according to Quantcast.
Quantcast lists more than just the top 10 sites (I searched for websites around the rank 10,000 and Quantcast was still showing results). Knowing the top websites can help marketing efforts in the following areas:
- Website Visibility: identify the most popular search engines and directories, and ensure your website is visible on those sites through listings, rankings, and advertising.
- Social Media: focus on...
Published: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 7:23 PM
A new version of WordPress (4.6.1) was released to close 2 security vulnerabilities (XSS and path traversal issue in the upgrade package uploader) and fix 15 bugs from version 4.6. All client WordPress websites have been updated. More information on the current release can be found here....
Published: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 9:43 AM
Email marketing companies provide services to help businesses send large numbers of commercial emails (such as newsletters or press releases). Most email service providers such as Gmail and Yahoo Mail, along with web / email hosting companies, typically set limits on the amount of email which may be sent per hour (for example 100 messages / hour). Also, even if no limits are set, sending a large amounts of email can cause an IP Address to be blacklisted by various automated security software.
For email lists containing over 200 unique email addresses, Waypoint Web Design recommends using an email...
Published: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 4:00 PM
Waypoint Web Design is pleased to announce their involvement in the redesign of the new World Bowling website launched today. Waypoint Web Design provided web development support using design files supplied by an outside web design company. Waypoint Web Design created a responsive website and developed the capability for the website to automatically query the client's social media accounts (Twitter, Instagram and YouTube) and syndicated content provider every few hours and pull down the latest information.