Technology has become an essential part of business today, regardless of industry. Most businesses use some form of technology for even the simplest of tasks. Computers and computer software help to process orders, schedule deliveries, and create invoices, even among manually-operated companies. But while computer software fills a vital role in business, sometimes it makes processes more complicated than necessary. This is
Cleaning and disinfecting restaurant surfaces is a constant challenge under normal circumstances. COVID-19 has created a greater awareness of hygiene for everyone. Limited contact and social distancing will be the norm for the foreseeable future, even as retailers and restaurants open again. Restaurants resuming dine-in operations will need to place a priority on the safety of both guests and staff. This is
With the COVID-19 pandemic shutting down major events and shuttering businesses all over the world, how will you continue to conduct business? Regardless whether your company is considered an essential business or not, you will have to adapt to an ever-changing marketplace during this challenging time. The use of eCommerce can help many businesses remain operational and reach their customers. If your
For many businesses, having an online presence is critical to their success. It’s no secret that a website is a central piece of modern marketing, and what greets your customers should be useful and easy to navigate. The same is true for e-commerce sites. Shoppers should be able to browse and buy with ease, trusting that a site will protect their transaction
Many businesses use WordPress to easily make updates to their business’ website. Mastering the basics is important to maintaining your web presence.
Because of its flexibility, web-based software can offer many benefits to businesses, including more efficient maintenance and improved data security.
As with other software, failing to update to WordPress 5 in a timely manner can be risky. If you’re still using version 4, now is the time to upgrade.
As businesses look toward the new year, many of them will be considering a website update. Here are some of the trends you can expect to see in 2020.
Your website is a big part of your business marketing strategy, but if your visitors don’t stay on your site very long, it may not be as effective as you need it to be. After all, your website is (in theory) designed to provide information and lead visitors toward certain outcomes. If they enter your site but leave without further interaction, you
Your website should change and adapt with your business. Do you know if your website is winning customers… or driving them away?
For businesses with highly specialized processes and workflows, custom software can improve efficiency and productivity. Once a company steps out of the realm of off-the-shelf software, going back to that setting would be difficult. Custom software is an investment of time and expertise, but its rewards can be immense. A large number of businesses opt to use an in-house developer to create
How efficient are your business processes? If your business is like most, you use a variety of off-the-shelf softwares to meet various needs. Part of the broad appeal of off-the-shelf software is its adaptability for general use. Some business functions, such as email or accounting, are universal. As your business grows and develops, however, you may find yourself making a “wish list”
Many small and midsize businesses rely on off-the-shelf software for a large portion of their daily operations. The relatively low cost and easy set-up for such software makes it very attractive for businesses that may not have a dedicated IT department. However, these standardized applications typically serve a single function or related set of functions. Getting these applications to talk to one
In the age of the internet, your website is critical to – if not the foundation of – your marketing plan. A marketing plan is a written plan outlining how your company is going to promote itself and what goals those activities are going to achieve. It can include S.M.A.R.T. (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant and Timely) goals but it should also include some notes about strategy, voice, and budget.
Business has changed in a multitude of ways over the last 20 years. Unfortunately, a lot of offices haven’t changed their workflows in that same span of time. If you describe your business processes as “a ton of paperwork,” then you are working too hard. Our custom software development services help municipalities, schools, factories, and more by reducing the time it takes for repetitive processes. Here are a few solutions you should consider if you are looking for more time in your year.