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How to find the dimensions of an image on a website

How to find the dimensions of an image on a website

Images play an essential role on your website, and so do their dimensions. Appropriately sized images keep your website looking sharp and professional, sending all kinds of positive signals to potential clients. Nobody likes a blurry, squashed or stretched photo......

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How to save an image from a website

How to save an image from a website

Have you ever needed to save an image that exists on another website? Perhaps you want to use a partners logo on your website, or grab one of your suppliers product photos. Below are the steps that you can follow to save an image from a website, and why this method is...

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How to Embed a YouTube video in WordPress

How to Embed a YouTube video in WordPress

Like other New Zealand companies, we often need to share educational, and sometimes share repetitive information with our customers. This can be easily done through a YouTube video - physically showing somebody how to achieve something, while talking them through it...

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How to take a Screenshot

How to take a Screenshot

A screenshot is the term used for taking a photograph of your computer screen. Sharing your computer screen with others, in the form of an image, can be really handy when words just aren't enough. We use screenshots on a regular basis, when dealing with issues or...

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How to add a URL to a Facebook post

How to add a URL to a Facebook post

While many of us post on Facebook and various other social media channels, on a regular basis, this is still unfamiliar territory for many New Zealand business owner. There are Facebook terms, processes and sneaky nuances that simply aren't common knowledge. Yes, it's...

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A shortcut to quickly clear your cache

A shortcut to quickly clear your cache

We've provided step by step instructions on how to clear your cache, but it is a little long winded isn't it? If you're making multiple changes to your website, and caching is preventing you from seeing your changes immediately, there is a quicker way. Almost all...

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How to identify a font you love from an image

How to identify a font you love from an image

There are more and more creative fonts being designed here in New Zealand, and across the world, on a daily basis. From serif to sans-serif fonts, there's the perfect typeface for every occasion, brand and website. But how do you identify a font that really appeals to...

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How to save time by converting images to text

How to save time by converting images to text

There's an easier way to convert an image to text, than having to retype it all out manually. This can be a huge time saver when the text you need has already been created, but in an image format. An OCR or Optical Character Recognition is the tool that'll do the...

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How to shorten a long url

How to shorten a long url

While more descriptive website page names, and therefore URL's, can be beneficial towards your SEO efforts, they can get a little out of hand. When it comes to limiting characters in Twitter posts, or editorials for example, 77 characters just won't do. Instead of...

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How to share large files (for free)

How to share large files (for free)

There are many ways to share photos and files with others, with the most common method being email, but what about really big files? How do you share large photograph attachments or PDF's with others? While email is the most commonly used method for sharing, it's not...

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Resizing and cropping images in WordPress

Resizing and cropping images in WordPress

We've already looked at how to reduce the file size of an image, but how do you change the actual width and height of an image? How do you use a rectangular image on your website, when the space available to you is square? Like most things, it's easy when you know how...

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Website how to articles

The internet is full of how to articles, but you’ll find ours have a slightly different angle.

While much of the initial work that goes into the development of a website requires a professional web team, there is of course much that can be done in house. In this section, you can discover how you can carry out a number of essential website tasks. Discover how you can make use of your existing resources for updating your website content, optimising your SEO and connecting with your clients and customers.

There will of course be a learning curve for some, but it’s easy once you know how. And for the areas that you’re stuck with, you can always reach out to the team at our New Zealand web design company for help.

The areas that you can learn to tweak and enhance on your website range from website speed and user journeys, to brand perception and reaching page one of Google. And of course, once you’re on page one of Google, how you go about staying there!

There is plenty that you and your team can do to get more out of your website. You can increase the returns on your investment by crossing every “t” and dotting every “i”.

Our most helpful how-to articles

Since our New Zealand digital agency covers a wide spectrum of services, our blog articles do too. Here is a collection of our most popular how-to news articles:

Remember that your website is constantly sending a message to those using it. If you think that message isn’t quite as sharp, professional or accurate as it should be, please contact Judy directly to see how we can help.

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