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Design / 12.18.13

A Critique on the Usability of Hyperlinks in Web Design

In the early days of the web, one thing you could count on seeing on a regular basis were calls to action via the phrase “click here to.” For example, “click here to sign up,” or “click here to download,” and so on. The basic logic behind this approach was that the web originally started…

Design / 11.13.13

Why User Testing Is Important

The Greek aphorism “know thyself” is a good adage for the individual, but for business I prefer saying “know thy user.” Regardless of the vertical of your company, user testing is a vital part of any business process. Whether you’re designing a corporate website or a custom application, it’s imperative to first understand which user personas…

Development / 10.31.13

Using jQuery for Your Mobile Site

It’s no surprise that more clients are coming to Seamgen asking if we can make their current website mobile friendly. According to eMarket, 5 billion people will be using mobile devices by 2017. These astronomical numbers make it clear to any business that having a mobile presence is a necessity. The more important question to ask…

Development / 10.16.13

Choosing a Mobile Application Type

HTML5, Native or Hybrid? The emergence of mobile applications has revolutionized the effectiveness of e-commerce. Businesses are now faced with a stream of completely different strategic decisions to make regarding application development. New clients often come to us seeking guidance on the decision between developing an application with HTML5, Native, or Hybrid. This concern is…