How to Deduct the Cost of a New Website

Whether you run your business primarily online or offline, developing an effective web presence can significantly enhance your overall success. This is our entire raison d’etre here at RiotLabs. The downside is that professionally designed, well developed and thoughtfully user-friendly sites often come with a not insignificant price tag. Fortunately, as a counterpoint to that … Continued

How Much Does it Cost to Build a Website?

The most common question we get asked is “How much does it cost to build a website?” The answer to this question is always that it depends on what you want your website to achieve. Some of our clients only have the need for a promotional website while others need full e-commerce integration to sell hundreds … Continued

Why Wix Can’t Help Your Business Grow

W e’ve heard this before. You’re a small business owner with a limited budget. You need a website fast for as cheap as possible. Wix is your best option, right?  While Wix has a cheap entry fee, it can actually cost your business thousands in the short and long term. Wix claims to be SEO … Continued

Mobile-Friendly Web Design

J ust about everyone has a smartphone now. Because of that, having a web design that’s mobile friendly is extremely important. Not every transaction is made on a desktop computer anymore. Making purchases on your smartphone is easier than ever! High-speed internet is also more accessible. Because of this, having a web design that is … Continued

What Makes a Great Small Business Website?

A small business website is an important investment. In today’s marketing landscape having an online presence is a must. Depending on where you look, the stats say 8 out of 10 small businesses fail. 50% fail within the first five years. If you don’t have a small business website, you’re invisible to millions of people. … Continued

Beginners Guide to SEO

When a client approaches us about SEO, we often times have to clear up common misconceptions regarding how it all works. The neverending updates and changes are the biggest reason for this. Google updates it’s algorithm hundreds of times per year! What worked last year doesn’t work today. What works tomorrow may not work 6 … Continued