October 21, 2017
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25 Web Design Tips to Enhance Your Website

If you build your own website or hire professionals, web design tips can help you get the most bang for your design buck. Web design is anything but simple. One source tells you that simplistic is best, others say that intricate content-rich designs are the best—it’s impossible to know what’s right for you. Only you can determine that. What we can do is provide some of the best tips from every corner of the internet. […]
June 28, 2017

Pages per Session Importance in Google Analytics

Pages per session statistics are another great aspect of the free Google Analytics tool. This is feature, like many others, allows you to see how effective your website is for your target customers. Learning the ins and outs of Google Analytics is important for anyone with a website. However, the tool can be quite overwhelming at times. Thankfully, Portside Marketing is a Google Certified Partner. This means that we meet and exceed specific requirements that […]
June 21, 2017

Session Duration is a Useful Metric that is Often Misunderstood

Session duration is a statistic frequently seen on the free web tool, Google Analytics. This is one of many metrics used to analyze trends and patterns regarding your website. Knowing how many people are visiting your website as well as what pages they’re viewing and how long they’re viewing them is important. This allows you to see which areas of your website are the most effective and which need work. Having a well-functioning and engaging website […]
June 16, 2017

Bounce Rate Importance and Tips for Improvement for Your Website

Bounce Rate is a technical term seen commonly when dealing with SEO. However, many people aren’t aware of what this term means. This number is displayed as a percentage. It indicates which percentage of visitors only view one page on your website. While traffic is always good, the goal is to retain visitors and draw them to other parts of your website. A high bounce rate indicates that most of the visitors to your site […]