Month: July 2012

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Can you ever have too much content on a web page?

If you’re a regular reader, you know how we feel about content; we love it! We encourage law firms to add as much content to their websites, as often as possible, to create an effective online presence. Our love does have some limits though. Sometimes, there really is just too much content on one page. […]

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Effective Website Navigation

Every website has a navigation menu. For most law firms, this menu includes a home “button” and direct links to pages highlighting the firms’ practice areas, office locations and attorney profiles. And while it is a critical component of the site, it is not one that is often carefully analyzed by firms when they set […]

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Monday, July 23, 2012

Automated Translation on Your Attorney Website May Actually Do More Harm than Good

¿Habla español? Parlez-vous français? If your office is multilingual, it’s a good idea to include website content in all of the languages that you speak so that you can effectively reach and connect with all prospective clients, not just English-speakers. Ideally, your firm should have a separate website in each language or, at the least, […]

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Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Including Support Staff on Your Attorney Website

A basic component of any legal website is the almighty attorney profile page. There are hundreds of articles devoted to drafting an effective attorney bio which conveys experience while engaging the reader. And while the subject of attorney profiles has been widely explored, discussion of whether or not support staff should be included on a […]

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Monday, July 16, 2012

Heating Up the Web This Summer with Sizzling New Legal Sites

The summer has not slowed us down one bit! Over the past few weeks, we’ve launched over fifteen great new websites for law firms around the country. Here are a few of our most recent masterpieces: Feuerstein & Smith, LLP—A full service Law Firm assisting clients in NY, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands […]

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Thursday, July 12, 2012

Keep Email Addresses Off of Your Legal Website

During the site development phase, attorneys often ask us whether or not they should include their email addresses on their websites. Our answer is always resounding no! If you are considering adding an email address to your site (or already have one up there), we recommend that you reconsider. Here are a few reasons of […]

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Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Fireworks on Your Website

When a prospective client stumbles across your website, you can be pretty certain that your site is not the only one they will visit. Chances are they will also check out three or four other local firms online. We hear from many practices that acknowledge this inevitable fate and state that they want the “wow […]

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