Category Archives: Website Design

Tingalls Voted Best Website Development Company 5th Year Running

Voted best website development company in Madison area for the 5th time, Tingalls Graphic Design has the proven expertise to make your site convert Continue reading

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Tingalls Website Quote Request Form

Thanks for answering this short survey about your website project. Once submitted, we can have a proposal pretty quickly… Tara Ingalls Owner / Creative Director

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Tingalls Website Audit

Is your website your best salesperson? It could be! Tingalls Graphic Design’s website audit will identify on and off-site issues that may be affecting your site’s page rank with Google. The report includes feedback on: Critical website factors – page load, call to action, links, competitor comparisons, web directory checks User experience – design, visuals, layout, navigation, mobile friendliness, image size and compression Content optimization – keyword research and use, alt image attributes, content elements Your audit will be provided as a PDF within one week. Recommended action steps for repair are also included. Investment: $650 Interested in a sample report? Simply complete the form below and we’ll email you … Continue reading

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The Internet is Open 24/7 – Does Your Website Keep Up?

Because it’s open 24/7, your website needs to represent you every minute of the day. Does your website advertise the right message? Continue reading

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5 ways to promote your website content

Compelling website content is crucial to attracting a new website audience. Read on for five strategies to help promote it and grow your viewers Continue reading

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How to Create and Keep a Great Domain Name

What you name your website and where you host it is an important decision you make for your business. Learn some best practices in today’s blog post. Continue reading

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WordPress Updates on Custom Web Design

Updating your WordPress site is not an optional task. Knowing when and how is key to keeping your site running and functioning at the top of its game! Continue reading

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Why Use Customized Web Design Features?

A custom web design should represent the unique ideas of your business.That includes user-friendly web features and additions that add function. Continue reading

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The Best Website Platform for Your Web Design

Most business owners know that a fantastic web design is essential. But did you also know that the platform it’s built on is just as important? Continue reading

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5 Reasons Custom Web Design is Right for Your Business

Just like the physical location of your business, the presentation of your staff and the quality of your products, your website’s looks matter. Continue reading

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Case Study: Madison-based Information Technology Professionals (ITP)

Staying on brand and on target with a look that embraces a business’ identity is an important focus in graphic design. This week’s case study takes a closer look at how to do it right Continue reading

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Five Website Design Trends We Love

Identifying what trends are right for your website can be confusing – there’s so much out there! Our designers list five of their favorite website design trends and show you some examples to make it easier to find your way in the ever-changing landscape of web design. Continue reading

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Case Study: Find A Wrench Website

This month’s Tingalls case study highlights Find A Wrench website. View what we’ve designed, how the process works and the results Continue reading

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Can Your Web Design Pass the Five Second Test?

You know the saying; you never get a second chance to make a first impression. It’s logic that also applies to your company’s website. Wouldn’t you like to know right away people’s first impression when they hop onto it? Luckily, there’s a short test (five seconds short to be exact) that can do just that. The five-second test is a method that’s easy to conduct without a lot of setup and gives you valuable results fast. Acting on the results this logical method offers could be the difference between an engaged audience that goes on to gather more information on your website or one that bounces off to another site … Continue reading

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5 Smart Ways to Optimize Your Website for Google

By Catherine Bell, Copywriter To be successful, your website has to be more than just a pretty face. Your site also needs to provide a great user experience and attract the attention of the Google search engine. This means that the SERP (search engine results page) is critical to the success of your site. Luckily, we have five easy ways to get your SERP looking and feeling great. 1) Keep It Fresh Your website content should be relevant, well-written and original. Keep your content fresh with regular updates and posts that engage with your readers. Including testimonials and reviews will create user-generated copy that will be on target and interesting … Continue reading

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Does the New European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) affect my Business?

By: Paloma Kennedy, Attorney with Boardman & Clark, LLP Have you noticed lately how many websites have sent you an email or requested you to agree to their new, updated privacy policy or terms of service? This is due to a new EU regulation that was passed May of 2018, called the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The GDPR affects any business that collects or processes EU resident information, which includes an EU resident’s name; address; IP address; cookies; health, racial and ethnic data; political opinions; and sexual orientation – regardless of whether the collection or processing of this data is intentional. The regulation requires business owners to implement safeguards … Continue reading

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Tingalls Collects 4th Consecutive Award for Madison’s Best Website Developer from InBusiness Magazine

Tingalls Graphic Design is wrapping up 2018 on a high note with the announcement that, for the fourth consecutive year, they’ve been voted the area’s best website development company in InBusiness Magazine’s Annual Executive Choice Awards. The winners are determined by majority vote of write-in ballots from 1,000 Madison executives, business owners and decision makers and honor businesses across a variety of industries for excellence and proven success. Tingalls Owner and Creative Director Tara Ingalls says this kind of acknowledgement is what fuels her passion every day. “We’ve served well over 1,000 clients since I founded the firm in 2000, and we strive to bring energy and creativity to projects … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Ninja the Hackers Away From Your WordPress Website

Are you worried about hackers getting into your WordPress business website? If so, you certainly aren’t alone. Cyber threats are a much bigger concern than they used to be, and with so many large organizations being affected by online attacks, smaller businesses are paying more attention to online security than ever before. While it’s true that a lot of smaller companies and organizations are susceptible to cyber hacking, it’s generally because they don’t follow basic online security best practices. To help you avoid being an easy target for thieves on the internet, here are seven ways you can keep hackers at bay from your WordPress site… #1 Use Strong Passwords … Continue reading

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