The Most Important Thing for a Restaurant Website

Charles Daniels - Monday, November 26, 2012

Restaurant website most important things cover imageWe recently completed the website for The Farmer's Table of Spartanburg, South Carolina and while working on the site we wanted to make sure that the design did not fall victim to classic restaurant website mistakes.  While researching for the site we found that there was one glaring error being made by at least 95% of restaurant related websites on-line.  Even large chains with hundreds, if not thousands, of stores were making the same oversight time and time again.  It seemed very obvious to us what the most important thing when creating a restaurant website was.  We found a way to fix the problem and if you'd like to see our solution please read on! 


Candy's Photography and Gifts - Live and Functioning!

Charles Daniels - Saturday, October 13, 2012

Candy's Pet Gifts and Photography website snapshotCandy's Photography and Gifts is up and running!  This is the newest site we have made live and we wanted to share it with readers of our blog.  Candy's Photography and Gifts has all kinds of pet related products for those animal lovers out there who are looking for breed-specific items.  So whether you are in the market for a Bernese Mountain dog key chain or a Schnauzer drinking cup this e-commerce enabled site has the goods for you.  Pop by the site and then let us know what you think. 


The most important thing when purchasing a new website

Charles Daniels - Monday, July 23, 2012

Blog post image for the most important thing when purchasing a new websiteThere is a lot to remember when purchasing a new website.  What web designer to go with?  Should you use a template based website like WordPress and Joomla or a custom website that is hand coded?  Do you want to have your own images on the site or use stock photography?  How will you handle the on-page SEO?  All of these are important questions to ask at the the onset of your website buying endeavor.  However they are not the most important thing to remember when buying a new website.  The single most important thing to make sure you do when purchasing a new website is... 


Canton Michigan Web Design

Charles Daniels - Monday, July 09, 2012

Canton Michigan welcome signIf you are looking for Canton Michigan web design we would like to introduce ourselves to you.  ajac Web Design is a local firm offering full web design and development services for  the Canton, Michigan area.   We are a local business who understand the mood and culture of the city.  Canton is a vibrant and bustling community with a great local atmosphere. If you plan on creating a new website using a development team from the area will let you harness that look and feel for your new web page. 


Ann Arbor Pet Fest 2012 is coming!

Charles Daniels - Monday, June 25, 2012

Ann Arbor Pest Fest 2012 WebsiteThe 2012 Ann Arbor Pest Fest is right around the corner and we are excited to be a part of things!  ajac Web Design is a proud sponsor of the event.  Having built the new Ann Arbor Pet Fest website we have a lot of anticipation about the exciting affair.  We also recently completed the Pet Emporium website so we have been fortunate enough to work with them for the past few months.  We know that every year they put on a great event that draws in animal lovers from all over Michigan. 


How on page SEO can help an old website | A case study

Charles Daniels - Sunday, June 10, 2012

How one page SEO can help an old websiteWe recently completed a re-design project for The Pet Emporium website.  We scrapped everything and rebuilt the site from the ground up.  The job serves as a good example of what new SEO tactics applied to an old existing website can do for your current search engine rankings.  Come along with us as we show you where the site started from and where it ultimately ended up.  We hope that you find the information as interesting as we did.  The results are quite startling.   


A chalkboard theme website

Charles Daniels - Monday, June 04, 2012

Chalkboard theme website image for blog postWe recently finished a website for The Pet Emporium of Ann Arbor, Michigan for which we created a functioning chalkboard theme.  There weren't many examples of a fully embraced chalkboard theme on-line so we decided to showcase how we pulled it off.  This post will detail some of the finer design points that helped us in keeping the theme universal throughout.  From the main page to the custom blog, it's all one big chalkboard.  It wasn't always easy, but hopefully our example can help others looking to do similar creations. 


QR codes for your Michigan business. Part 1: What is a QR code anyway?

Charles Daniels - Tuesday, April 17, 2012

ajac Web Design Facebook QR CodeUnless you've been living under a rock you've more than likely seen the strange square shaped bar codes that are popping up all over the place.  Those are Quick Response Codes, colloquially referred to as QR Codes.  You can find them now on everything from billboards to your Doritos taco packaging and if used properly they can give your Michigan business a serious shot in the on-line marketing arm. 


How to help your web developer in three easy steps

Charles Daniels - Sunday, April 08, 2012

The three easy steps to help your web developerHelping your web developer may not be on the top of your priority list when seeking web design but please remember this:  Time equals money.  So with that in mind let's take a look at three quick and easy steps to help your web developer and hence save yourself some money on web design. 


Our Blog Is Live!

Charles Daniels - Sunday, January 15, 2012
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