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Top Three Ways to Ensure You Get Value Out of Your Website Project

by Cory Ballentine
April 25, 2017

As a company looking to get a new website developed, you may be wondering how to ensure you squeeze as much value out of the project as possible. Even if you already have a site and are just rebuilding it to make it better, there are things to consider with your new site. And if… read more

Art House of Nederland website

by Cory Ballentine
January 30, 2017

We are so proud to have been able to help our friends at The Art House of Nederland with their new website. We here at Clean Web Colorado donated our web design and development services for this great art gallery. The Art House of Nederland donates many of their proceeds to nonprofit organizations in the… read more

Is your website mobile friendly?

by Cory Ballentine
October 17, 2016

Did you know that 65% of all digital media time is now spent on mobile devices and smart phones? If your website is not already optimized, it would greatly benefit from a mobile ‘touch up’ so you don’t lose visitors or turn away potential traffic or sales. We develop all new sites with responsive design in mind,… read more

Google Calendar invites using alternate email addresses

by Cory Ballentine
March 17, 2016

Today I had a wonderful client of mine ask if it was possible to receive Google Calendar invitations that were sent to her other email account, such as a forwarder or other email provider. We quickly resolved this by using 3 easy steps: For your alternate email address(es), create a Google account Go into the… read more

Google search algorithms now rank mobile-friendliness

by Cory Ballentine
April 21, 2015

Today, Google has activated their mobile-friendly update for their search algorithms. Now, searches executed on smartphones will be affected by a web page’s mobile-friendliness score which could downgrade many popular websites who haven’t taken the time to address the rapidly growing trend. Apparently, searches from tablets will not be impacted by this change. If not… read more

Writing content for your small business website

by Cory Ballentine
December 24, 2013

We have built or worked on hundreds of small business websites over the years and often we find clients struggling to write and collect content for their website pages. Here are some helpful tips to getting started… Be Concise. People tend to scan rather than read every word so don’t waste space with rambling commentary…. read more

The last password you will ever need

by Cory Ballentine
July 8, 2013

If you haven’t heard of or tried LastPass yet, let me tell you.. it is amazing. After setting up a free account (the premium membership at $1/month is needed for mobile device usage) and creating your master password, LastPass will help you save all of your website passwords, credit card information, and virtually anything else… read more

Reach your customers more easily

by Cory Ballentine
July 5, 2013

Want to save time and reach out to more customers? Now you can post to your blog and have it automatically emailed to your customers with reminders and announcements! MailChimp is a great, free service to manage email lists, send campaigns, and track feedback. Simply create a new blog post, select the MailChimp category and… read more

Be careful with website builder tools

by Cory Ballentine

Be careful using online tools from companies like WebStarts, GoDaddy, etc. I was hired to build a new website for a client’s two businesses. Her previous sites were hosted and built with WebStarts. They were quite rudimentary in design and capabilities. Many ‘drag and drop’ type editors have severe limitations. This is inherent in their… read more

SunValleyMustard.com is now live!

by Cory Ballentine
July 3, 2013

Congratulations to Sun Valley Mustard and their brand spanking new website! Browse products, order online, and get connected at sunvalleymustard.com. They have lots of announcements so tune in today.