5 Common Mistakes When Translating Websites

5 Common Mistakes When Translating Websites

By Jessica Gleason November 14, 2018

We were recently working on a project in which we had generated product specifications that were meant to be printed out by site visitors. Our plan was to nicely lay this information out to fit on a standard sheet of paper.

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Mobilegeddon 2? Surviving Google’s Mobile-First Index

Mobilegeddon 2? Surviving Google’s Mobile-First Index

By Rob Browning April 06, 2018

After years of waiting for execution, Google mobile-first index is officially being rolled out, slowly, according to the company. This convergence follows on the heels of many years of mobile-friendly changes and seems to signal the second coming of Google’s Mobilegeddon.

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4 Ways To Maintain Search Rank After A Redesign

4 Ways To Maintain Search Rank After A Redesign

By Colleen Bielinski December 06, 2017

You’ve got a snazzy new website all set to launch, but before you hit publish, take the time to make sure the redesign doesn’t tank your search engine optimization (SEO) efforts. These guidelines should help minimize the impact of your website redesign and get you back on top in no time!

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5 Alternatives to Google Site Search

5 Alternatives to Google Site Search

By Chad Donnick October 04, 2017

According to b3net.com, approximately 30% of users prefer to use the site search functionality to find a product on a website. Having a robust search function on your website is ideal for user experience, but only if the search tool itself is effective.

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5 Steps For Creating Effective User Tutorials

5 Steps For Creating Effective User Tutorials

By Jessica Gleason August 02, 2017

Tutorials are a common feature of sophisticated interfaces in websites and apps. They can point out useful features and walk users through complex workflows and interactions so that they can accomplish tasks quickly and without frustration. If your tutorial is not designed well, however, it can…

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Ascedia Wins Two More Tourism Website Awards

Ascedia Wins Two More Tourism Website Awards

By Ascedia December 06, 2016

Ascedia’s work with Schlitterbahn Waterparks & Resorts and Travel Wisconsin was recognized with two more awards. 

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Web Development: It Takes a Village

Web Development: It Takes a Village

By Jessica Gleason October 21, 2016

Did you know the World Wide Web turns 27 years old in 2016? In less than three decades it went from an idea in the mind of a British computer scientist to an integral part of our lives. The Web is young and is still growing and changing with each passing year. How we build websites is evolving too.…

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Ascedia Wins Outstanding Website in 2016 WebAward Competition

Ascedia Wins Outstanding Website in 2016 WebAward Competition

By Ascedia September 14, 2016

Ascedia's work with the Wisconsin Department of Tourism has been recognized with a 2016 Outstanding Website WebAward from the Web Marketing Association. This award reflects a continued partnership that helped attract visitors to the state of Wisconsin year after year. In July 2016,…

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How To Keep Up With Web Development Trends (Or, How I Got Tickets To Hamilton)

How To Keep Up With Web Development Trends (Or, How I Got Tickets To Hamilton)

By Jessica Gleason June 22, 2016

You might’ve heard of Hamilton. It’s the biggest thing on Broadway right now. When the rumored date of lead actor Lin-Manuel Miranda’s final performance hit the news, the resale value of tickets for that day soared to nearly $10,000. I saw Hamilton back in December, and while standing in line to…

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Getting Started With Web Accessibility

Getting Started With Web Accessibility

By Jessica Gleason May 11, 2016

What if you had to try and get information you needed from a website without seeing its images? If you couldn't hear the audio on its videos? If you couldn't distinguish between the colors used in its diagrams? Maybe you don’t have to imagine because you yourself have a disability or other…

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