Generation Gamer

This new generation is all about games, gaming, and anything having to do with using a computer, iPad, iPhone, or anything else i-related to consume every waking moment of their day. Schools have been implementing more and more iPad usage and there are constantly new apps and developments being made specifically for kids. If they’re …

Website first impressions just as important as real life first impression

When you are creating an online presence for yourself, your business, or anything at all, it is important to keep in mind that this will be the first impression that you give to many people (and possibly the ONLY impression, based on the end user experience). The Internet obviously makes the world accessible to anyone …

Using the Internet this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you have forgotten all about it and don’t have anything figured out to give to your loved one, fret no more! We have plenty of great options when it comes to presents where the Internet is concerned. There are plenty of perks to giving your significant …

Why is customer service more important than making money on every sale

“Build it and they will come, build it well and they will continue to come back.” – Questa Volta blogger. If you have ever shopped online, in a store, or at all, you know how important it is to get what you ask for. When shopping in stores, there is a sense of automatic customer …

Being Prepared For The Holidays

Happy Holidays, everyone! First of all, how are you doing? I hope Cyber Monday went well, and that you are enjoying your online presence and all of your companies and businesses are thriving! In my experience, Cyber Monday is the biggest day of the year. More online traffic can be experienced than any other day …

Thanksgiving Fun

First of all, happy Thanksgiving week! I love the holidays and I am so excited that it is finally cold in Los Angeles that I have been wearing a scarf and coat every day (even though the temperatures are ranging from 75-80 most days) and I hope you are doing the same if you live …

Step into your users head when navigating your website

When designing your dream website and coming up with how everything should look and where things should be placed, something that can be easily forgotten is the experience that will be had by the customer. We have all done this, created something beautiful and amazing and then later found out that it is actually difficult …

Three Ways People Would Like to Interact with Your Website

If you love online shopping as much as I do, you know that there are several things that would make the experience way better. Some of the things I personally wish websites had are probably too futuristic for the current state of our Internet (i.e. being able to try clothing on, online, and seeing exactly …

What Makes You Trust a Website

When I am shopping online with the intention of buying products from a company, which includes giving them my credit card information on a website, the last thing that I want to be feeling is suspicious of the company or the people who I am giving this credit card information to. When I browse the …

Paying for return shipping

When I order something online I feel pretty accomplished. This feeling usually comes about when I order something that I really need, or something that I have been waiting to purchase for a long time. I love it when things arrive in the mail for me. There is nothing quite like the sensation of opening …

Customer Service

Something I love more than anything in a company is great customer service. I know I am not alone when I say that customer service can make or break a company; once you experience terrible customer service it can be difficult to see said company in the same light again. Something that I appreciate greatly …

Amazon Prime Revolution

Amazon prime is revolutionary in the world of ordering things online. I have had this service for about three years now and there is honestly nothing like it. I was recently talking to a friend about Amazon and I was surprised to find out that she did not have an account. When I asked her …

5 Reasons to Get Amazon Prime Now

Amazon prime is revolutionary in the world of ordering things online. I have had this service for about three years now and there is honestly nothing like it. I was recently talking to a friend about Amazon and I was surprised to find out that she did not have an account. When I asked her …