Take a look and find out more about recent online marketing trends as well as some useful tips and statistics.
Making money from your website isn’t a myth. It’s doable by anyone. In fact – turning a part-time, hobby blog or website into an income-generating asset is fairly common with a bit of luck and some hard work. At the very least, you should be able to make enough to cover your basic expenses for […]
Email marketing is still the most effective online marketing strategy today in terms of Return on Investment (ROI). According to one study, it’s hovering around 3,800%. So every $1 you invest in email marketing, you should expect a return of $38. Even more, around 3.9 billion people globally used email in 2019. This number is […]
The question of how to increase website traffic never gets old. Blogger, business owner, or seasoned digital marketing pro — you will be always chasing down new untapped traffic sources and trying out new traffic strategies. Rightfully so since search engines and social media networks constantly change their algorithms. So how to drive traffic in […]
Social media platforms, online messengers, and collaboration software comes at a go. But one tool always stays in use among both businesses and consumers — the email. Email is one of the most popular and effective channels for communicating with your audience with an ROI of $42 for $1 spent. But to see such returns […]
Fresh ideas and practical tips on anything related to building and hosting websites.
Will 2021 be the year you will finally create a profitable online business? You’ve thought about it every year. You’ve gone over countless online business ideas in your head and imagined what your life would be like if you could quit your job and generate money on the internet. You could travel the world with […]
Something tells us that this year people will be much more eager to search for viable side business ideas than usual. The world is changing rapidly these days, and many people find themselves in situations where keeping up with the current economy proves difficult. This is where side business ideas come into the picture. When […]
Web design trends change constantly, and 2021 is no exception. This year, many designers are launching bold experiments—breaking rules, reinventing existing styles, and taking even more inspiration from industrial and print design—while others continue to push the bounds of the playful typography and bold minimalism so popular over the past few years. A birds-eye view […]
Everyone and anyone can create content online. Today, it’s hard to determine whether an Internet resource you find is authentic or not. Evaluating online resources is an important step in any research process. Identifying trustworthy content should be part of your research journey. If you’re looking for factual resources, search through newspaper publications, TV news, […]
Accessibility is the practice of ensuring websites are equally available to people with disabilities so they have equal access to the goods and services those sites provide. It’s an integral part of professional web design and development. Why Should You Care About Accessibility? There are many reasons why developers, designers, and their employers/ clients should […]
Web usability is fundamental to the success of any website. If a site is challenging to use, then it will not only be frustrating for users, it will also damage your business. Users will spend less time on a site they find hard to use and give up before completing your calls to action. They […]
Useful statistics, facts, and figures to help you orient yourself better in the world of websites.
How Many Websites Are There? Last Updated: 05/28/20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Share It’s estimated that over 1.7 billion websites exist, but this number fluctuates daily, as websites are launched or lost. Despite the ebb and flow, the Web is massive and 4.5 billion people across the world contribute with online interactions. […]
The first blog on the Internet was created in 1994 by a student named Justin Hall. He intended for it to be a place to share his writing. Five years later, in 1999, a total of 23 blogs existed on the internet. Fast forward to 2021 — there are over 600 million blogs on the web today.
If you’re struggling to come up with ideas for new types of content for your website, you’re not alone. Finding ideas for creating new content is one of the top challenges content creators face. Another common challenge is getting stuck in a content comfort zone, meaning that when a content format seems to work with […]
The hosting market has grown to huge proportions over the course of the last 25 years since we first had a need for hosting. It’s an industry that didn’t even exist before the invention of the Internet. By now, it’s one of the backbones of modern society and the economy. To give you a better […]
If you’re new to the world of content management systems (CMS), here’s a super-simple definition: Content management systems allow the non-techies of the world to create full-scale, working, professional-looking websites without having to touch a bit of code. When using a CMS, you don’t have to understand how websites work. And the cool thing is […]
Running an online business has many benefits. In 2020, that’s the lesson a lot of big and smaller companies had to learn (often the hard way). No one was prepared for the havoc, disruptions, and all-around panic that COVID-19 created. So if you are wondering just how many online businesses are there and how they […]
Would you stay on a website that takes more than five seconds to load? Most people answer no to this question. The speed of your site can affect not only your user experience, but your bounce rate, your rankings, and more. Every second matters, so we put together this guide to help you understand why. We cover everything from the average page load time, website load time statistics to keep top of mind, and tips for speeding up your website.
It’s never too early to start thinking about and planning for the holiday shopping season — especially if you want your e-commerce website traffic and sales to spike. To ensure your site is ready for what’s to come in November and December of 2021, it’s a good idea to look back at the holiday e-commerce […]
The average website is offline 3 hours per month due to web hosting downtime Many surveys have indicated that uptime is the number one factor when choosing a web host and although most, if not all, web hosting services “promise” 99.99% uptime, it’s not the case with our case-study. According to our latest research, the […]
Curious to know why WordPress has long been the most popular content management system? Then, you need only look at the numbers. There are many reasons why WordPress has stood the test of time. And when you look at these 35 eye-opening statistics from 2020, you’ll quickly come to realize what it is that makes […]
The Internet is in constant change so needless to say Internet statistics may differ from each other from one year to another. Rather than leave you with old or irrelevant data to reference and share, we regularly revisit and revise our list of Internet facts and hosting statistics. In the following Internet Stats & Facts […]
Web design is one of the main factors that determines whether a user will stay on your website. In fact, 94% of first impressions are related to your website’s design. A good website design should be simple, functional, and consistent with your company’s branding. More specifically, the best-designed websites use a grid-based layout (you should […]