What Potential Impact Can HTML5 Have on SEO?

Jun 22 2011 by Adam Heitzman | 50 Comments

What Potential Impact Can HTML5 Have on SEO?

Although still a work in progress, HTML5 is the next major revision of the HTML standard. HTML, which is the markup language that allows us to structure and present our web content, is the primary factor in search engine optimization efforts. HTML gives search engines the needed context they need to understand what’s contained in a web page.

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Giveaway: Omnistar Affiliate Software

Jun 21 2011 by Jacob Gube | 13 Comments

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Six Revisions has teamed up with the makers of Omnistar Affiliate software, which makes affiliate marketing simple to implement, manage and track. One lucky winner will win a Professional subscription for two months (worth $27/month). Read on to see how you can win!

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An Exploration of Website Redesigns: Tips and Examples

Jun 20 2011 by Mohammad Moradi | 22 Comments

An Exploration of Website Redesigns: Tips and Examples

Website redesigns — whether for your own website or clients — seem like exciting and interesting projects. It’s challenging to create a new design while retaining the site’s existing brand and content. And for most web designers, these types of challenges are motivating.

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Announcement: Winners of DropIn Giveaway

Jun 18 2011 by Jacob Gube | 5 Comments

Announcement: Winners of DropIn Giveaway

We recently published a weeklong giveaway for 5 DropIn apps to be given to Six Revisions readers. Read on to see the list of winners of this excellent giveaway!

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SEO Beyond Your Site

Jun 16 2011 by Alex Galasso | 38 Comments

SEO Beyond Your Site

The most common initial SEO strategy is to follow best practices for building user-friendly, well-formed websites. Optimizing your content and HTML, using good web page titles and generating links to your website are all ways you can help search engines such as Google, Yahoo! and Bing index your site better and more accurately.

However, because of an updated Google search ranking algorithm (dubbed "Panda") — which aims to reduce the efficacy of content farms with shallow content that often have artificially inflated backlinks and black hat search engine optimized content — the status quo has drastically shifted.

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Colors in Web Design: An Exploration

Jun 15 2011 by Kayla Knight | 17 Comments

Creating the perfect color palette for each design project can be a time-consuming task. We might settle on a color scheme, only to change our minds five minutes later.

Sometimes we’ll feel like we’ve found a solid set of colors, but don’t know how to make them work together in the project we’re working on. Sometimes it seems like we don’t have enough colors or too many colors or the wrong combination of colors.

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Giveaway: 5 TN3 Gallery Image Gallery and Slideshow Licenses

Jun 14 2011 by Jacob Gube | 170 Comments

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In this giveaway, we’ve teamed up with TN3 Gallery (a JavaScript-based image gallery and slideshow solution) to give away 5 of their Pro accounts (valued at $37 each). Read on to learn how you can be one of the lucky winners of this awesome prize.

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