Website Design

Ensuring ADA Compliance in Web Design

2024-07-22T15:15:40-05:00July 22nd, 2024|ADA compliance, Branding, Creative, Design, Interesting Articles, Marketing, News & Updates, Website Design|

Ensuring that websites are accessible to everyone, including people with disabilities, is not only a legal requirement but also a moral imperative. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sets the standard for accessibility, mandating that digital content be usable by all. We’ll guide you through the essentials of ADA compliance in web design. [...]

The High Cost of a Cheap Website: Why Hiring an Expert is Essential

2023-11-20T12:32:16-06:00November 20th, 2023|SEO, Marketing, Branding, Website Design|

With the rise of DIY website builders and freelancers offering budget-friendly options, it might be tempting to cut costs and create a website on your own or hire the cheapest available option. That's a great idea in some cases, but this decision can lead to a high costs in the long run. In [...]

The Importance of Website Ownership: Don’t Lose Control of Your Digital Identity

2023-11-20T12:09:27-06:00November 20th, 2023|SEO, Marketing, Branding, Website Design|

We've seen the problems first hand. A cleaning company that paid a monthly service for an otherwise “free” website.  But they weren’t getting any leads, but they couldn't update the content and code to make it work. A construction company who also didn't own their website, but paid a marketing company per lead. [...]

Save Money and Improve Your Company’s Image by Hiring a WordPress Management Service

2023-09-29T15:40:39-05:00September 29th, 2023|Website Design|

Kevin Bullis Partner at little guy branding The Stuff Never Gets Fixed Ever thought twice about sending a potential customer to your website because it's not up-to-date? For many small companies, staying on top of the company website falls to someone whose main job is to do something else. The website has a [...]

Should I Hire My Nephew to Build My Business’s Website?

2023-09-29T15:22:08-05:00June 5th, 2023|Website Design|

Kevin Bullis Partner at little guy branding Okay, I haven't met your nephew, but I'm assuming you like the guy if you're thinking about relying on him to build a website for your business. Let's say he's smart, took a few classes on building websites, and ever since he got out of [...]

Why Trying to Build a Website on Wix Makes This Web Developer Feel Secure in His Job

2023-09-29T15:22:02-05:00June 5th, 2023|Website Design|

Kevin Bullis Partner at little guy branding I build websites for living, and I'm curious about the competition. Are automated website builders getting so good now that I'm going to be out of job? To answer this question, from time to time I go set up a website with a company such [...]

Website Homepage Design Tips & Best Practices

2023-06-05T14:19:04-05:00March 15th, 2023|Design, Marketing, Branding, Website Design|

They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. This is especially true when it comes to your website’s home page, which is often the first thing people see when they want to check out everything your business has to offer. Maximizing the effectiveness of your website goes beyond just styling [...]

How to Optimize A Website for Lead Generation

2023-06-05T14:19:06-05:00March 15th, 2023|Design, Marketing, Branding, Website Design|

Your website is one of your best vehicles for generating leads. Though this requires a strategic approach that goes much deeper than your SEO best efforts and a flashy graphic saying “Click Here to Learn More.” Effectively generating leads from your website design draws on several important factors that lead to things like primary calls [...]

Why AI Content Generation Can’t Replace Human Copywriters

2023-06-05T14:19:07-05:00February 22nd, 2023|Creative, News & Updates, Interesting Articles, SEO, Marketing, Website Design|

Every day it seems like there’s some news story in the media or online advertising with vivid graphics touting the amazing power of AI content generation. It’s filled with promises of improving efficiency, helping you save time, and taking content creation off your to-do list. It can all be very tantalizing. Though you’re only right [...]

Internal Linking For SEO Best Practices

2023-06-05T14:19:09-05:00July 29th, 2022|SEO, Marketing, Website Design|

Internal linking is one of the most important SEO strategies to help improve a site’s ranking on popular search engines like Google. Yet it is also one of the more neglected link-building tactics glossed over by a lot of web designers and site managers. Like a lot of SEO best practices, the keys to successful [...]

How To Choose A Domain Name For Your Brand

2023-06-05T14:19:10-05:00June 17th, 2022|New Website Launch, Marketing, Website Design|

When you sit down and think about it, a lot of 21st Century companies are known by their domain name just as much as they are their brand name. A lot of discount travel companies and online vendors even work their domain names into their brand messages. This makes picking the right domain name for [...]

How To Maximize A Law Firm’s Online Presence & Get New Clients

2023-06-05T14:21:21-05:00February 17th, 2022|Design, SEO, Marketing, Website Design|

The legal industry is extremely competitive, with lawyers and other legal professionals relying on their internet presence to help attract new clients who truly need their services. Of course, this calls for a diverse law firm marketing strategy that encompasses several critical practices such as blogging, print, strategically placed digital ads, and industry-best SEO practices. [...]

Design Thinking: What Is It And Why Should I Care?

2023-06-05T14:21:23-05:00November 4th, 2021|Creative, Design, Marketing, Website Design|

The famous philosopher Des Carte once said “I think therefore I am.” It was his statement about how one’s proof of existence starts with one's mind and how an individual understands their reality. It is from this wellspring that we use the mind to understand our problems as well as develop thoughtful solutions to them. [...]

Why Outsource Website Hosting And Maintenance

2023-06-05T14:21:26-05:00August 24th, 2021|New Website Launch, SEO, Website Design, Marketing, ADA compliance|

Generating the content and state-of-the-art functionality of your business website is often a labor of love that takes a lot of time and effort to get the way you want it to be. So, it’s no wonder why so many small businesses want to keep their website hosting and maintenance in-house. Though a lot of [...]

How To Build A Website For Your Business

2023-06-05T14:21:29-05:00June 11th, 2021|Website Design, Marketing, SEO, New Website Launch, Design, Creative|

When building a website for your business it is all too easy to get overly caught up in the nuts and bolts details of design, web hosting, and software features. Especially if you are a small business, a startup or just delving into building your first business website. The reality is that while you do [...]

We’ve Rebranded! From LGD to lgx – Our Origin Story

2023-11-16T12:15:06-06:00May 5th, 2021|Website Design, News & Updates|

A little History... When little guy design was founded in 2010, its founders faced an uncertain future. Long hours and unplanned urgent requests were part of their routine, with no assurance of turning their hard work into a successful business that would support not only their lives but also those of their co-workers and clients. [...]

ADA Compliance Checklist & Website Tweaks To Be Compliant (Part 2)

2023-06-05T14:21:37-05:00March 5th, 2021|ADA compliance, Website Design, Design|

Compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act is even more important today than it was when it was first signed into law in 1990. Adding to this is the fact that websites and web designers are under increased scrutiny to ensure compliance with all ADA standards. In general, terms being ADA compliant means that the [...]

What Is ADA Compliance & The Law (Part 1)

2023-06-05T14:21:40-05:00March 5th, 2021|Website Design, ADA compliance, Design|

The Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law in 1990 to prevent discrimination based on an individual’s or a group of individuals' disabilities. At that time, this sweeping civil rights legislation was focused more on ensuring physical access to public places, buildings, and common business establishments like restaurants and medical clinics. In recent years, [...]

What Is Website Hosting?

2023-06-05T14:21:43-05:00December 9th, 2019|Website Design, News & Updates|

Just as a house or building in the physical world requires a plot of land to be built, your website needs a place to "live." Website hosting at its core level is space on a server where the files that comprise your website are stored. When someone types in your website's domain name or URL, [...]

Nebraska ADA Website Compliance

2023-06-05T14:21:48-05:00November 21st, 2017|Website Design, ADA compliance, Design|

Nebraska ADA Website Compliance: How to Protect Your Business and Grow Your Customer Base Disclaimer: little guy design is a branding, web design, and web development agency located in Omaha, NE. We’re not lawyers, and you shouldn’t consider this blog legal advice. Article Contents What Is ADA Website Compliance? How do you measure your [...]