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4 steps to create a great marketing email

4 steps to create a great marketing email

Email marketing is still one of the most cost effect forms of marketing. There are over 3 billion email account to date, with 95% of online consumers using email, most checking it daily. In the US the average return for every dollar spent on email marketing is $44.25....

Why you need a responsive web design

Why you need a responsive web design

Almost all websites should be mobile friendly now, and the easiest way to make your website mobile friendly is to use a responsive website design.  Responsive designs use some clever css (cascading style sheets) code that tells your browser to move parts of the...

When is it time to get a new website?

When is it time to get a new website?

Most businesses will want their websites to look fresh and up to date, but you don’t want to rebuild your site every year. If you need to decide if it’s time for a website redesign this useful chart will help guide you through the decision process, and ensure you’ve...

Why we use WordPress

Why we use WordPress

We design a lot of WordPress websites in our work, more than any other content management system (CMS) or framework. So what you’ll want to know is what makes it so great? WordPress is the most widely CMS in the world, with over 100,000 new WordPress websites created...

21 ways to unlock your creativity

21 ways to unlock your creativity

Our infographic for today looks at the process of creativity, a key skill for web designers. Being creative can be hard, especially when inspiration isn’t striking. However, you can take a proactive approach to get you moving on a project, and find your inspiration....

The 2016 social media cheat sheet

The 2016 social media cheat sheet

Setting up and maintaining a social media account can be time consuming. Each network uses different standard image sizes and different shortcuts. They are also used differently, with different optimal times of the day or week to post new content. This handy...

The Fast Guide to Keyword Research

The Fast Guide to Keyword Research

If you want to be found online you first need to consider what you want to be found for. What words or phrases do your viewers use to search the internet for the content you want to promote? Keyword research is the essential first step to any web design, digital...

10 things you may not know about social media

10 things you may not know about social media

Social media is an increasingly import part of digital marketing. Understanding the nuances of each channel, and who their audience is, can make a difference to the success of your marketing channels. Start by finding out the best time to post updates and engage with...

1001 reasons to visit Norfolk

1001 reasons to visit Norfolk

BrainWeb is based in the beautiful county of Norfolk. The largely rural county is often viewed as a backwater. However, nothing could be farther from the truth. Norfolk has many thriving industries, from the traditional to the high tech, and a rich culture of arts and...