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Web Design Resources

Resources – Web Design – Web Development

With today’s cutting edge technology and ever evolving social media websites it is imperative that web designers stay abreast. The internet has a vast array of website design tools to aide in web designing and development . These resources are available in both free and commercial format. A skilled web designer will reference and utilize as many of these tools as possible when creating websites for clients. I will be posting links for beginners as well as seasoned web designers and welcome your suggestions.


W3schools is an information website for web developers. It is one of the oldest and most popular web development tutorial sites on the web. Founded in 1999 it offers free HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, PHP , SQL and many other user friendly, easy to understand tutorials. I personally use this site frequently for referencing and learning good code practice. W3schools is a must have on your list of web design resources.

Web Design Blog Directory

Smashing Magazine

Smashing Magazine was founded in 2006. An online magazine for professional web designers and developers it provides valuable information and  useful resources for the web design community. Follow this magazine daily to get the latest on coding, design, css and much more.


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5 Reasons Your Business Needs A Website

Here are 5 reasons why you need a professionally designed website for your business.

I cannot think of one retailer who does not need a website.  If you are a business owner you need a presence on the internet. It’s where your potential customers look to find the product or service they require. Many consumers look to the internet before purchasing a product or service and having a website is an opportunity to display a good impression on a potential customer.

1. A well designed website acts as your 24/7 salesperson. Unlike a conventional brick and mortar business, an online business is available 24/7, including weekends and holidays.

2. The internet levels the playing field when it comes to doing business online. Your company can be as small as a one person show yet a professionally designed website can allow you to compete with big corporations if you make that first good impression with a well designed website by an experienced web developer.

3. A professionally designed website is an affordable marketing and promotional tool. A basic website is cheaper than advertising in your local yellow pages or business directories.

4.  Would you ever consider NOT having a business card for your business?  Not having a website for your business is basically the same. 9 out of 10 people use the internet to  research potential clients and compare similar businesses before making a purchase or hiring a service. If you don t have a website you miss that potential client as well as appear less established.

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Anyone Who Owns Or Plans To Start A Business MUST Consider A Website

A website is a very inexpensive marketing and advertising tool. It’s a great way to expand your business throughout the world. Anyone who owns or plans to start a business must consider a website to keep up with competition. Owning your own dynamic website will effectively promote your business, products or services to their respective targets 24/7.  Your website can offer customer service or sell your products even when your business is closed and during holidays. Every day your business goes without a website is another day your competition is gaining customers. NYAHG76ZXHY9

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Start 2017 with new customers, broader exposure and more sales. Make a small investment in a website for your business today and leave the rest to us. Rainy Day Web Design will create an affordable website for your business and ensure it ranks well in search engine searches.

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Vacation Villa Benefits From A Website

Small Business Sees 50% Increase In Rental Bookings

Heidi’s Hacienda, a vacation rental villa in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is a perfect example of a small business success story with the help of a website. It has seen a 50% increase in room rentals since making the decision to have a website created for their business.

Rainydaywebdesigns built an affordable website for the business, along with a complimentary blog . It then search engine optimized it for google and other leading search engines and marketed it to the appropriate customers,  all at a very affordable, realistic price. Contact us at rainydaywebdesign and see how your business can also profit from a website.

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Affordable Small Business Web Design Pays Off

Website Design For Small Business

A website for your business is much more affordable than you think and can increase your business exposure tenfold. Take for example Heidi’s Haceinda in Puerto Vallarta, she is seeing a substantial increase in bookings at her villa since investing in a website that included a complimentary blog in her website design package Use the form below to inquire how we can help you increase your business exposure as well.



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Musicians and Artists Wrapping Up Celtic Colours Festival

Celtic Colours Festival Wraps Up

Congratulations to all the wonderful musicians, artists, technicians, volunteers and  all the behind the scenes folks who make it work. Another successful Celtic Colours Festival is winding down but not before The Chieftains play Centre 200 Saturday night at 7:30 and celebrate their 50th anniversary tour.  If any of you are thinking that you might want a website to showcase your talent or perhaps you want an existing website re-designed, we can help. We focus on creating websites that are within your budget. We welcome your questions or comments.