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Responsive Web Design

Why Responsive Web Design is Important

July 16th, 2014
Emma Thomas
Website Advice

Back in 2011 we released a blog article discussing the growing prominence of smartphones in the ways that internet users surf the web. Then, a study by the Pew Internet Project stated that 35% of American adults owned a smartphone; but now in 2014 this percentage has risen to over 70. It is estimated that […]

Most Common Website Mistakes: Part 1

Most Common Website Mistakes: Part 1

May 30th, 2014
James Thompson
Website Advice

Welcome to Part 1 of my ongoing series on the “Most Common Website Mistakes” – where I’ll be detailing the errors we all make on a regular basis but never seem to learn from! So, one of the most common mistakes I see when browsing the internet (and I’m sure you’ve all seen it too) is […]

Lost in Translation?

November 21st, 2011
James Thompson
Website Advice

If you’re running a business that sells products online then having a translation option would be highly advisable, after all, why would you want to alienate the rest of the world when there’s another billion or so potential customers out there! There are two main options to consider when it comes to translating your website: […]

Are you running a valid website?

November 13th, 2011
Charlie Street
Website Advice

OK… so you have a new website and you’re happy with it. But, shock horror, your friend looks at your new website and sees it all displaying funny. Why is that? and how can we prevent this? As with all things when it comes to websites we’d have to look at the code and in […]

Are You Phone Smart?

July 19th, 2011
James Thompson
Website Advice

With the continued development and improvement of smart phones over the last few years it is no surprise that more and more people are using them to surf the web with many choosing to use their smart phone instead of a computer. According to a new study by the Pew Internet Project 35% of American […]

You Say Potato, I Say Pareto

January 28th, 2011
James Thompson
Website Advice

Ever heard of the Pareto principle? you know, the one that says 20% of customers make up 80% of sales? Well, this is true for many businesses over many different sectors and could well be applicable to your business. Have a look and see if this works for your business and if it does then […]

Knowledge is Power

January 26th, 2011
James Thompson
Website Advice

If you’ve always wanted to set up your own website or start a marketing campaign with an existing website but find the prospect of doing so quite daunting, then don’t worry, Media Street is here to help. While we would be happy to help on all fronts, from making your website to marketing it, you […]

Is your Website Fast Enough?

February 1st, 2010
Charlie Street
Website Advice

Web site speed is becoming a major issue now a days, with Google now taking web speed into account with its search algorithm. Now though, the 2009 Christmas results are slowly being released and we see some interesting results and trends forming. As present the average American is spending $1,050 a year on the Internet, […]