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Launch – The Web Design Process, Phase Four

We have now reached Phase 4 of the The Website Design Process, and it’s time to launch the website! This phase takes everything from Research, Design, and Development, and takes it “live.” After we complete this phase, your website will be accessible anywhere the Web is! In this part of the process, we will satisfy[…]

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Development: The Web Design Process, Phase Three

In this fourth article in our series explaining The Website Design Process, we discuss development: preparing the source code that makes your website come to life! If you recall, the design process begins with the Research Phase, where we plan the site’s layout and functionality, based on the goals and requirements determined at the very[…]

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Design: The Web Design Process, Phase Two

Now that we have completed the Research Phase, it is time to move into the Design Phase. During this step in the process, we concern ourselves not as much about specifics of what will be on the final page, but rather, how everything will look and what arrangement it will have. Again, it is easy[…]

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Research: The Web Design Process, Phase One

When you are set to begin a website project, time is often of the essence. As a result, we have the tendency to get “some real work” done quickly, to make sure we are getting our money’s worth. This mindset ignores a lot of research to the contrary. Spending extra time researching and planning your[…]

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The Process of Web Design: What to Expect

OK, so you are ready to get your website project up and running, but how do you do it? There are several steps in the process that often go unnoticed in the end result, and as a result many people designing websites overlook them altogether This can be bad for your website in multiple ways,[…]

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Professional Email: The Best First Impression!

Every interaction you share with customers (and potential customers) either builds or breaks trust in your company. Because of this, everything we can do to improve that level of trust is a must! Imagine filling out a form online, only to get a response from so-and-so@gmail.com. What does that do to a customer’s trust? They[…]

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Responsive: Web Design for Your Customers!

Did you know that internet users access websites from their mobile phones as much as from computers and tablets combined? Many web design companies offer websites for your company, but how many will make sure your website works for all of your site’s visitors? With a site designed by Cross City Creations, you will have[…]

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Experience at Work: 15 Years of Web Design!

My name is Josh James, and I have been designing and developing websites since 2000. What does this mean for you? A lot has changed in the field of web design and development over the last fifteen years, and I have grown along with it. In college, I took courses in computer programming, which prepared[…]

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Performance: Our Websites Work As Hard As You!

A few years ago, having a website meant that your company was on the cutting edge. Now, it is almost necessary if you want your company to be relevant to millennials (people in their 20s and younger). Not convinced? Ask a 25-year-old near you how often they use a phone book versus looking up a[…]

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