Website trends come and go just like any other trends. It can be hard to stay on top of the ever-changing trends and developments. Our philosophy is to create uncluttered, minimalist-styled site designs that are current, but with no over-the-top use of trends. Simple, effective sites are all about streamlining design.

Read 8 Outdated Web Design Trends to Kick to the Curb for some of the latest web design trends that are on their way out!

8 Outdated Web Design Trends to Kick to the Curb

“Growing your career or a business is an evolution — not a revolution.”  – Ryan Alovis

Happy Spring!

Simply Effective will be enjoying shorter hours for the next week.

We’re away from the office from March 21 – March 30 inclusive. We will be resuming regular business hours Monday April 3.

That said, don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions about an upcoming web project, would like some advice about social media, setting up a mobile phone app, or if you just simply need some information. We’ll be checking in daily and are glad to help! Please call the office at 403-257-7047 and leave a message or email and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

“Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.”
–Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Colour psychology is the science of how colour affects human behaviour and how it can have a powerful psychological impact on people’s decisions. For the next couple of weeks we’re exploring the topic of psychology in colour. Here’s this week’s article:

Check back for next week’s article “Color in Branding – What Does it Say About the Industry?”.

At the beginning of February we announced that we were working on a website re-design for our client, Live Splendidly!  We’ve been hard at it for the past few weeks and the website’s now launched and live! Our client is super pleased with the outcome, thinks it’s a great looking and functional site, and is really proud of it. That makes it all worth it ; )

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It’s never too late to get your business presence online. We offer trendy, functional websites at affordable prices without sacrificing quality. Get in touch at 403-257-7047. We look forward to working with you!

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Read SitePro’s article, 3 Secrets of Creating a Blog Post That Rocks, for great tips to help you with your blog post strategy.

Web design has always evolved very quickly and has been adapted to visitor behaviour and technology. This article explores some of the key web design trends in store for 2017. If you’ve been considering giving your existing design a facelift, give us a call at 403-257-7047 to discuss your ideas. We’d love to help!

The Most Popular Web Design Trends for 2017

Websites can age with time as trends come and go. We’ve kicked off  2017 the same way as last year — busy creating new design concepts for small businesses simply because it is time to refresh their outdated websites. While currently a work in progress, here’s a peek at the Home page of the old site and the Home page of the re-design for LiveSplendidly! Visit our blog or Facebook page again soon for a look at the completed version of the site.

If you have an idea or concept to freshen up your website, get in touch. We can help you!