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When it comes to web design and development, xod Media strive to go back to what people want; a web site that provides value while being easy to navigate without a lot of confusing bells and whistles. While you can have these features, xod Media like to serve clean, simple, web site design that don’t confuse your visitors.

What is Inbound Marketing Video

The first step to marketing your website is the keyword research and optimizing your website. But that only makes up 20% of the necessary work. The next part is to market your website to the masses. This is called inbound marketing and it's 80% of the what needs to be...

Website Best Practices Video

The are certain website best practices you want to follow, whether you build a free website, or using a website designer. This 1 hour video below will talk about: understanding your target market researching your competition graphic design basics website strategy SEO...

Do I Need a Professional Website and Email?

Often people will ask "Do I really need a professional website and email? Why?" Think about this: When you're interested in a particular service, what's the first thing you do? Do you dust off your phonebook and look in the yellow pages? Probably not. More than...

What are Keywords?

A keyword can be a single word or group of words that people enter in the search engines to describe what they are looking for. As an example, if I was looking for website design, I might enter "web site design" in the search engine. Those would be my keywords. But...

What is SEO?

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) SEO is the process of getting a higher ranking on a search engine's results list without paying. Having an optimized site means you've followed all the requirements established by search engines and World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)....

How Do I Get Ranked Higher on Search Engines?

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is such a big topic now. But the rules for getting a top ranking are always changing. Here's what you'll always need to know: Use proper programming that follows the rules of the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium). The tell you how to...

What is Hosting?

Think about renting office space to run your company. Hosting is essentially your "office space" for your website. It's the "room" you used to store your files. Hosting provides you with server space. This space is necessary for visitors to be able to view your page....

Why should I have my Website w3c Validated?

The W3C is short for the World Wide Web Consortium. They are an international consortium where member organizations, a full time staff, and the public work together to develop web standards. Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director and inventor of the World Wide Web in 1989,...

Choosing Website Hosting

People who want to have a web site, blog etc. will need access to an online storage facility. This is your hosting service. There are countless hosting services available that range in prices. You even have free hosting! This is only ideal for absolute beginners who...