Reaper's Blog

What we've been up to, thoughts, useful tips and tricks, and our edit of what's new and next in the world of digital.

You’re viewing this on a rectangle.  The biggest limitation in website design is how to work within a rectangle; monitors, laptops, iPads, 3G/4G phones all have a rectangular screen on which a site can be viewed.

Tap into the subconscious by using smarter colour choices in your website design.  Finding the perfect balance of accent vs. neutral colours online is an important part of the marketing mix.

The coveted first page search engine results placement doesn’t have a magic formula, but it does have logic.  Here are four factors that influence your search engine ranking.

Grey4Gold’s site revamp reflects a shift in the core message of the site.  Initially designed to focus on the message that a new, free service was available, after a year of successfully matching candidates and job opportunities, Grey4Gold’s evolved message is focused on being the engine to recruit experience.

Bauhaus Barge is the brainchild of a boater who has been living on numerous boats and barges for over 15 years. Disappointed by the lack of truly innovative, ecological sustainable barges and self powered houseboats, he put his boating experience and a great deal of research into developing this vessel and had Bauhaus build. Every part of the build is well documented and recorded.

What can you say in 140 characters? Not a lot, so make it count.  Twitter is a fantastic tool for engaging with a wider community of people and keeping current with news. As with all social occassions, there are etiquette guidelines and opportunities.