Is Your Website Feeding the Squirrels?

By Jane Atkinson

Our best website contest is off and running!  One of the things that I’m acutely aware of, as I review contestants and prepare to launch my own website, is SQUIRRELS. Squirrels are distractions. They are the shiny, colorful and pretty things that grab your attention, distract you, and entice you away from your course of action. When you place a trail of “nuts” on your website, you are feeding the squirrels. Wondering what those “nuts” look […]

The Best Website Contest is Back!

By Jane Atkinson

Well, it is time again for our best website contest for speaking experts. Boy, we’ve come a long way and seen many changes to web design since our contest last ran! We’ve seen carousels (slide decks) come and go from homepages and I am glad for that as it often led to a lack of focus. We’ve also seen a bigger focus on blogs, social media buttons everywhere, and scrolling websites are now the norm. […]