Keyword Research 101: Everything You Need To Know

Keyword research is a critical part of any SEO strategy. If you get it right, then you’ll bring high volumes of relevant traffic to your site. In this article, we are going to look at what keywords are, and why you need to research them. Keywords are essentially the bridge between a website and a…

Unleash the Power of Web Data with Scrapestack

Data is the lifeblood of the web. We often say “content is king”, but what we mean is “data is king”. All good user experiences are crafted after careful data analysis. It’s why we’re all here, from the articles we read, to the products we buy, to the ideas we post, data is everything. Finding…

Components of Hadoop You Should Definitely Learn

If you are interested in entering the data analytics space then you must have done some research about the big data job market. I assume you have come across a plenty of job roles that require Hadoop skills. It is pretty well known that big data training starts right at Hadoop. It is the best…

Are You Too Old to Be a Web Designer?

If you’re considering a career switch, or simply wondering if you’ll be able to keep up with the fast-paced and ever-changing landscape of the web, this post is for you. There’s nothing nice about asking the question “How old is too old to …?” So, I’m going to start by getting the answer out of…

How to Use Proven Industry Data to Guide Your Clients

What happens if a new client comes to you with a website they want redesigned, but because analytics show that very few people visit or convert from mobile on the website, they want you to prioritize for desktop? Your data tells you this is wrong, but theirs suggests otherwise. As a web designer, you may…

In Defence of Hacking

When your business is just getting started online, hacking seems like a purely bad thing: catastrophic at worst, and a nuisance at best. But is there ever an ethical use-case for hacking? And if so, where is the line between being hacked, and using hacking? Someone defaced your website, posted a rude or lewd image,…