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Insider, Company News, Design & Development, Chicago

Comrade Named One of the Top Web Designers in Chicago

by Christian Guajardo     |    2/27/17 11:50 AM

Design & Development, Digital Agency, Branding

How To: Finding and Creating Compelling Images for Your Website or Blog

Any credible web design agency will tell you, images are critical to the success of your website or blog. Humans are very visual creatures with a very short attention span. Choosing the right images could mean the difference between someone sticking around and actually reading the content you took so much care and time creating and leaving upon arrival. Here are the top four ways you can obtain images for your website or blog and their pros and cons.

by Comrade Web Agency     |    11/21/16 7:00 AM

Insider, Design & Development, Digital Agency

Making a Task/Snack at a Web Agency

Every task that comes through our web agency, whether its design, copy or development, is a living thing that occupies it’s own time and space and must go through the proper procedure. In order to better explain how a task travels through an agency, we’ve decided to turn it into an easy to digest metaphor (pun intended).

by Comrade Web Agency     |    6/28/16 12:23 PM

Design & Development

What You Need To Do Before (Re) Launching A Smart Website

First, you need to take a good look at your competitors.

This does not, however, mean limiting yourself to only local competitors. Think big-- what are the companies you aspire to be your direct competition? Who are the leaders in your industry? Take a look at their site and branding to see what they’re doing.

The trick: don’t take notes. It is much more beneficial to simply do the research and identify the direction you need to go.

by Comrade Web Agency     |    6/21/16 10:30 AM
SEO & Online marketing, Design & Development

How Planning and Foreseeing Needs and Development can Impact Your "Simple Website"

by Comrade Web Agency     |    6/14/16 10:30 AM

Insider, Design & Development

Comrade's Supurb Web Resources


At Comrade Chicago web design agency, we work as a team. But, that doesn’t mean we all use the same resources. Each member of Comrade utilizes his or her own tools to better perform their jobs. We are sharing these resources with you. Check out the links below.

by Comrade Web Agency     |    6/7/16 10:23 AM

SEO & Online marketing, Design & Development, Digital Agency

Your website can do much more. It's a smartsite!

Your corporate website is a lot like your smartphone.

Your phone’s main purpose is to be just that- a phone. But hardly anyone uses their phone solely to make calls anymore. Your smartphone is also used for entertainment, online banking, note taking, studying, texting, snap chatting, instagraming, Facebooking, drawing, etc. The possibilities are endless with a little imagination, design, and coding

by Comrade Web Agency     |    5/5/16 9:22 AM

Design & Development, Digital Agency

9 Ways to Reduce Your Website’s Bounce Rate

What Is a bounce rate? Bounce rate is defined as the percentage of visitors to a website who navigate away from the site after viewing only one page.

by Comrade Web Agency     |    3/24/16 10:56 AM

Design & Development, Digital Agency, Marketing Library

Online Marketing Campaign Timeline

Creating an effective online marketing campaign is much easier said than done. It takes quite a bit of preparation and a team of qualified people with different talents and exceptional communication skills. We've broken down a 5-8 week process into four easy-to-follow steps to better illustrate what goes into launching a complete, effective online marketing campaign.

by Comrade Web Agency     |    3/17/16 12:56 PM

SEO & Online marketing, Technology, Design & Development, Digital Agency, Marketing Library

The Pros and Cons of Building a Website

What is a DIY website builder? A DIY website builder is a way for you to build and publish a website, without having to know code. Web designing websites allow you to easily sign up and start inserting components such as text, images, slideshows, etc., into a blank canvas so you can begin building your website.

by Comrade Web Agency     |    1/27/16 1:47 PM