Web Design Trends That Will Dominate 2015

Posted on November 6, 2014 by Absolute Web Services
2015 design trend blog post

It seems impossible, but it is that time of year again. Time to analyze the previous year’s results, come up with new strategies, and stay ahead of the competition. Time to look forward to 2015 and see what is coming down the pipeline. Already, we are seeing quite a few trends that are likely to dominate the web development and design industry of 2015.Some of them look like they might just be here to stay. Micro-Interactions Take Front-and-Center If you didn’t already know, micro-transactions are short online experiences like email sign-up windows, polls, and instructions that appear on the Read More...

What Do Users Really Want from a Mobile Website?

Posted on March 25, 2014 by Absolute Web Services
Mobile responsive websites

When people are looking for your business, it’s likely that they are on the go or sitting at home with a phone in their hand. What does this large swatch of potential customers want? Mobile users want a mobile site that is easy and intuitive to use. According to a Google study, more than 48% of consumers who visit mobile websites have experienced frustration and general annoyance when visiting sites that are not optimized for the mobile platform. Don’t let your old, outdated website chase away customers. Build or redesign a website that draws in the growing mobile crowd.  The Read More...

Brand Like the Big Boys. Be Consistent.

Posted on March 10, 2014 by Absolute Web Services
branding with AWS

What do the Target, Office Depot, and Kraft Foods websites have in common? They are successful in conveying a consistent branding image through all forms of media. Websites, print, shop signs, and products are tied together with a common aesthetic, making them easily recognizable. Coca-Cola, one of the most successful business of all time, is renowned as much for their branding as for the flavors and carbonation in their flagship product. Great branding isn’t just for the big boys. Every small business can benefit, and should benefit, from the development of a cross-platform branding Read More...

AWS Custom Design and Development for Real Estate Professionals of South Florida: Custom Pre-Construction Module for Majestic Properties

Posted on November 22, 2013 by Absolute Web Services
Custom web design for real estate

Absolute Web Services is known for their design abilities and comprehensive list of services, but their ability to constantly innovate and develop sites is unrivaled. AWS continues to create custom design and development for real estate professionals across South Florida. Majestic Properties is just one of several real estate websites seeing constant improvement from the Miami-based website developer. Although a completely functional website was already developed, the website representing Majestic Properties continues to see improvements. More details on properties, more functionality, Read More...

Boutique Restaurant Website Design for Boutique Dining at Pause Cafe

Posted on November 14, 2013 by Absolute Web Services
Pause Cafe

When a client came to Absolute Web Services with a uniquely focused aesthetic, the Miami web design team jumped at the chance to create something truly unique. Pause Cafe is a well-known and widely-loved French-inspired restaurant, cafe, and boutique. Unlike most restaurant websites, this site needed to contain areas for a store, a dynamic gallery, and an information area for private dining. Pause Cafe is an authentic French dining experience. Gourmet food, boutique store, and an incredibly bistro all within this one Aventura restaurant. Creating a website to match was a tall order to Read More...

New Release: Magento Ecommerce Community Edition 1.8.0.0 for Online Marketplaces

Posted on October 14, 2013 by Absolute Web Services
Magento Ecommerce

At the end of last month, Magento released their brand new community edition 1.8.0.0. This new edition of the perennially powerful ecommerce platform improves its flexibility, power, and functionality. Companies like Absolute Web Services who build online stores from the ground up using this ecommerce platform will now have even more tools and increased power from which to draw.There are many improvements in the Magento Community Edition in 1.8.0.0, and many to come as well. Improvements in Functionality Designing a website with the Magento platform already provided a high level of Read More...

Web 3.0: Miami Web Development and The Evolution of the Web

Posted on April 29, 2013 by Miami Web Design
Miami Web Development

In just a little over two decades, the web has grown from conception to over two billion users according to Internet World Stats. Users aren't the only part growing, so is Miami web development and the technology of the internet itself. Web 2.0, or simply the improved internet we use today, saw the integration of things like social media into the everyday fabric of our lives. What then, will the internet look like in Web 3.0 terms?Growth of the Web Web 3.0 Possibilities Miami web development companies are searching for ways to adapt Web 3.0 technologies before they are even fully Read More...

Custom Miami Web Development: Tech and the Wearable Frontier

Posted on April 19, 2013 by Miami Web Design
Google Glass is coming, Miami web development will be ready.

Samsung, Microsoft, Apple, and Google are all developing wearable technologies. Already mobile web development is seeing tremendous growth, but wearable tech is likely to increase the trend into the foreseeable future. Miami web development teams are preparing for new web layouts and programming that will fit the curve of the future, whether it be Google Glass or a Microsoft watch peripheral.Possible i-Watch design and Miami web development.Google GlassThe one confirmed, developed, and tested wearable tech device headed into homes and business is Google Glass. With release dates Read More...

Web Services that Save Time

Posted on April 8, 2013 by Miami Web Design
Website development Miami

The last thing a business wants to do is spend hundreds of hours on site customization, programming, and installation. Hiring a business that is dedicated to design and programming frees up small businesses to do what they need to do: run a business.A web design company that is capable of not only designing and implementing a site, but also of site upkeep and updating allows small and large businesses to save both time and money. Struggling to update an individual site is time consuming and often simply impossible. With a web programming and design firm that offers personalized and continued Read More...

Site Speed and Customer Retention

Posted on March 28, 2013 by Miami Web Design
Website speed

Design matters. But so does website speed.When a page loads slower than a turtle crossing a street, that page is unlikely to gain many returning visitors. Being diligent when searching for a web design company in Miami or the surrounding area means finding a service that has experience. Only advanced developers provide site creation that is well-designed and well-programmed. Design vs Programming A company that provides only web design is one that integrates visual and navigational design onto a web platform that is already built. A complete, or absolute, web services company is capable of Read More...