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Did You Think About Your Website Before Leaving on Vacation?

June 19, 2019
By Ariane

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Summer is now almost upon us. You surely must be preparing for your next holidays. Will this year be at the beach or in the mountains? We are sure that you are thrilled to leave your office for a while. Does checking your website is part of your things to do before leaving? What can you do to make sure your vacation does not affect your website and all your visibility efforts?  

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How to Design an Accessible Website

June 13, 2019
By Sarah

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You must have invested a lot of time on your business and your website; it is, therefore, important for you that your website is seen and used by many people as possible. By making an accessible website, you open it to all people with disabilities and who have difficulties browsing the web. It is very important to think about those who are visually impaired, hearing-impaired or who have physical or psychological disabilities when you design your website.

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Twitch: A Growing Social Media

June 03, 2019
By Ariane

Image blog WebSelfFacebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Today it seems that these three important social media cannot be replaced. Nevertheless, nothing is eternal as we saw in our articles Websites that marked history. Some new players want to join the game. Unless you like video games, it might be possible that you do not know Twitch, one of these newcomers. Very specialized, this new social media is based on video game players, as well as popular games such as Fortnite, Overwatch, Minecraft and League of Legends.

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Influencers: How Does It Work? Part 2

May 29, 2019
By Ariane

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Do you dream of quitting your job and becoming an influencer? Do you want to get paid hundreds for a simple post on Instagram, who wouldn’t? Was it the first part of our series on how to use an influencer in a marketing campaign that got you thinking? It seems so accessible to live on blogs and social media, but is it really? What can you do to get there? In this section, we are going to look into this question for you. 

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Using an Influencer, How Does It Work? Part 1

May 23, 2019
By Ariane

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You see them everywhere, there is no way to escape them. Although the phenomenon has existed in different ways throughout the years, whether through sponsorship or post-war advertising, it seems that with the advent of social media, the world has eyes only for them! Do you have a business, product, blog or shop to promote? Would you like to work with an influencer to increase sales or traffic on your website? Is it complicated? Is it expensive? Yes and no. We decided to write a series of articles on the subject to help you out.

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How to Design an Online Shop That Converts

May 21, 2019
By Sarah

Image blog WebSelfYou can create your own online shop in only a few clicks with WebSelf. If you want to make sales on it, however, you must have a website that converts (and it needs a little extra effort). We then gathered all our best tips related to the optimization of your online shop, as well as increasing your conversion rate.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Header of Your Website

May 16, 2019
By Ariane

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The header is the section located on the top of your website as you might already know. Is it possible that you do not know what to put there when you create your website? It is normal. As it is an important section since it appears on all your pages, you surely want it to be in harmony with the rest of your website. We then take the time today to talk about the importance of the header, the rules to follow, as well as showing you some good examples to help you be inspired.

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What Is a Podcast?

May 02, 2019
By Ariane

Image blog WebSelfTechnology evolves fast and it is normal that you are not familiar with all last trends and innovations. Whether it is the latest smartphone, a popular gadget or a new social media or filter, there are new things on a weekly basis!  Have you, however, ever heard of podcasts? No, it is not something you can find on conventional radio neither it is related to eating cleaning products. On the contrary, podcasts are shows you can find and listen online.

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Websites that Have Left Their Mark on History - Part 2

April 29, 2019
By Ariane

Image blog WebSelfDid you like our article about the websites of historical significance? Did these websites make you nostalgic of the good old days when the internet was far from false news, and data taken without your knowledge? The web will soon be 30 years old and it is normal that many sites have made their mark over the years and others have disappeared. That's life! To inspire you when creating your own WebSelf site, we've decided to talk about four websites that have made a big impact: MySpace, eBay, Google, and Facebook.

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Websites that Left Their Mark on History, Part 1

April 23, 2019
By Ariane

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Thirty years ago, Tim Berners-Lee, a British scientist working at ECNR, the European Council for Nuclear Research, met with his supervisor to pitch an idea about information sharing among members of different scientific teams. This idea birthed what we know today as, and use very often, the world wide web. Concerning the internet, the last few decades have been filled with important successes and failures. Do you remember Neopet, Runescape, and ChatRoulette? Let's take a second to focus on a few of these sites that have had their mark on history, for good and bad.

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