3 Reasons Why You Should Optimize Your Website for Mobile

3 Reasons Why You Should Optimize Your Website for Mobile

When it comes to optimizing your online presence, it can be easy to focus on viewing your site on a computer. For many years now, the majority of online surfing, Google searches, and social media usage occurs on phones. In today’s blog, we’ll share three reasons why you should make sure your website is optimized […]

Dogwood Recognized with 6 Awards

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Everyone loves receiving awards, and well, we’re no different at Dogwood.  When I began working at a Baptist Church in 2008 as their communications director, I was invited to join the Baptist Communicators Association by Doug Rogers, the communications director for the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions. I joined in 2010 once I got […]

10 “Must-Haves” for a Great Website

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A great website is a combination of art, design, and technology. Many sites excel at one or two of these aspects and do their best at the other. So what are the essentials when it comes to a great site? We put together a list of 10 “Must Haves” for a great website that we […]

Designing for Web, and for Gardens

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They say in life practice makes perfect. I like to use this methodology for both my work in designing websites and in my hobby of perfecting a sprawling backyard garden. Hi, I’m Tim, the web designer who went to college for Agriculture. I have a passion for both the real and digital world and enjoy […]

Incorporating Retail Sales into Your Website

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Since the pandemic began and stay at home orders were issued, so many small businesses have been struggling. Online shopping has skyrocketed understandably. If you are not already selling products or services online, incorporating retail sales into your website is not as difficult as you think and may be the key to small business survival […]

Tips for Content Writing on Your Website

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As the New Year approaches you may have thought about updating your website or even starting one from scratch. You have a logo and know what you do, but communicating that effectively on a website leaves many stumped. These tips for content writing on your website may help!  A Clear and Concise Tagline Your business […]

Why Digital Marketing?

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It’s happened to all of us. We see an advertisement or post for a product on our phone as we scroll through social media and without realizing it find ourselves thinking about it later on. Slowly but surely we are all influenced by the media we are exposed to and we make decisions based on […]

Web Accessibility Through Dogwood

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Today’s world is slowly but surely becoming more in tune with the needs of those with disabilities. Web design is no different. As a business owner, you want your store or workplace to be easily visited by people with physical or mental disabilities. Your website should be no different.  We can help! Introducing Dogwood’s fully […]

Why Mobile Responsiveness is Crucial

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38% of people will stop engaging with a website if the content or layout is unattractive. That is almost 4 out of 10 people leaving your site because it is not appealing. Now consider how many of those people are browsing on a mobile device. Does your site look good on a phone or tablet? […]

Q & A with a Web Designer

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Have you ever wondered what it looks like to be a web designer? We believe that we have some of the best in the business here at Dogwood and we wanted to give an inside scoop on their day to day jobs. We sat down with Tim Enkboll, one of our web designers, and learned […]