Blogs at Avenue Web Media

Get Started in SEO: 1 Week Crash Course

New to online marketing? No problem. We have a super overview to get you up to speed in only one week, and plenty of reading materials to get you speaking SEO and implementing your very own online marketing campaign in no time*.

* there will be a lot of reading and learning, perhaps even some tears before we are done. But the rewards are there for the taking and, if you survive to the 7th day, you're guaranteed to reach the third circle of awesomeness**.

** or at least feel the superb high of achievement.


Diversify Your Blog: Do a Blog Post Exchange

We small business owners have been working hard to build a proud blog for our small businesses. We have spent countless hours writing great content and making sure that our blogs accurately represent our brands, give our readers valuable information, and overall make our businesses look great.

Preparing for Drupal 8, Changes, Controversy and Backdrop

The much anticipated new version of Drupal is due to be released in early 2014, and it’s already causing some controversy amongst current users.

Responsive Performance in Drupal 7

One of the issues we face in responsive theming is on-browser performance across multiple devices. Responsive themes are inherently more taxing on rendering engines, but once we add to the page all the interactive bells and whistles (ex: sliding banners, videos, flying objects) we might be setting the browser up for a serious impact on rendering.

John Hannah at Friendly Machine wrote an in-depth look at this issue, and offers some solid advice in the field of responsive performance: