Web Design Dilemma: What’s Better for Your Business’s Website – WordPress or Static HTML?

When you’re considering a new web design, it’s likely your web designer will ask if you prefer a content management system, like WordPress, or a static HTML site. Some business owners may not really know the difference. Others will likely have researched the subject on their own, and will have some idea of what type of website they would like to have.
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Big Gorilla Design Selected as One of the Top 15 Austin Web Design Agencies

We’re both proud and honored to announce that Big Gorilla Design was recently selected as one of UpCity’s Top 15 Austin web design companies. If you’re familiar with Austin, you know it’s among the top cities full of talented web designers, which makes this honor that much more special.
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5 Great Web Design Tips for Small Businesses

Turn Your Small Business Website into a Lead Generating Powerhouse

Small business owners sometimes think that their websites don’t have to look as good or function as well as the websites of bigger brands. And though it’s true that they may not need all of the same functionality in their web design as bigger brands, the real truth is it’s even more imperative that small businesses look great and function well online.

Why? Because not only is competition harder on small businesses, but oftentimes they don’t have the same amount of exposure (or budgets) as bigger brands, and in that way, they need to work harder at building trust online.
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Don’t Sell Your Company Short: The Benefits of a Custom Website Design

Why Website Builder Software Can Hurt Your Business in the End

In Austin, prices can vary as to what you can expect to pay for your website design. There’s an old saying, “you get what you pay for”, and that’s true to some extent of web design too. The truth is great website design doesn’t need to cost you your first born, but it should cost something. When you hear the words free or cheap web design, you may want to think beyond the initial dollars you’ll be saving, and really consider how much this may be costing your business in the end.
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Are you in Need of a New Web Design?

You look at your website often – you may even like things about your current web design. But something is gnawing at the back of your mind. You ask yourself: Is your website not doing the job? Is it really representing your company the way it should? Is it costing you customers rather than helping you gain more?
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