The Top 5 of 2015
2015 was an amazing year for the Beyond Indigo team. We have grown and connected in ways most wouldn’t think possible for a virtual company. We have expanded our services and redefined how we approach the digital marketplace.
Like many of you, over the past few weeks we have been looking at what we have done well over the past year and where we would like our company to go in the year ahead. Part of this process, of course, was analyzing our own Google Analytics reports, and (as always) we were fascinated to see what content has resonated with you.
In the spirit of discovery and sharing, we offer you Beyond Indigo’s Top 5 Blogs of 2015. After all, who doesn’t love a good end-of-year list!
Drum Roll, Please!
While there is certainly no place like home, it’s always exciting to see where the Web will take us. For thousands of you, your Internet adventures brought you to our blog. Better still? You kept coming back. So, without further ado….
5. Before the Scroll? Not With Today’s Modern Website Design
When it comes to website design, you’ve probably heard that, “all the important stuff should be before the scroll!”But not any longer!
The prevalence of mobile devices has changed the way we use websites. Who among us hasn’t gotten cramps in our thumbs from too much texting, gaming, or simple scrolling on our phone? Because we’ve all become accustomed to mobile device views, big changes are happening in website design. Read more….4. DIY: Unique Social Media Content for Veterinary Practices
Social media platforms, such as Facebook and Twitter, are fueled by user content. Individuals, organizations, politicos, and businesses alike post countless photos, articles and blogs, links, and videos to their pages every day. But what separates good posts from the bad and the ugly?As you may have experienced yourself, there is a lot of “sharing” that occurs on social media sites. Many social media users regularly share or retweet posts made by fellow users as the staple of their posted content. Continue Reading….
This year, Beyond Indigo moved from pages to content blocks as the basic units of website content. But what the heck is a content block, and how is it different from a page? Pages are a simple concept to understand, so why did we feel it was important to replace them with this new bit of jargon? Read On!2. Responsive Website Design and the Future of Search
In the ever-changing world of technology it can be easy to get lost. We get it; it can be overwhelming to keep up with how much, and how quickly, things are moving. There is one refrain that can make it all a little bit easier to understand, though: Mobile is the future.More than ever before, numerous industries are catering to mobile technologies, and soon it will become the dominant platform of information technology – and our phones are only the beginning. Keep Reading…
1. The Background on Video Backgrounds The modern web’s focus on simplicity and flexibility lends itself to big, bold imagery and typography. You may have noticed a trend toward large, photographic background images on new websites. These offer a captivating visual experience and establish a mood while communicating useful information. Used properly, large background images are more than just decorative fluff.
Now there’s a new tool in the web marketing kit, made possible by faster internet connections and more capable devices—video backgrounds on web pages, rather than static images. I Want to Read It!
We hope you’ve enjoyed this sneak peek behind the Beyond Indigo scenes and maybe even found a new favorite blog to tell your colleagues about. We look forward to a full year in 2016, and hope that you will be a part of our success!