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Adding video background to your website

Evolving Your Website Using Background Videos

These days, websites without background videos run the risk of appearing old-fashioned. Even dinosaurish,

There’s nothing wrong with dinosaurs, or with looking like one. Dinosaurs are cool. Unless they’re chasing you of course.

But our new background videos have landed, exploded and changed the game. They have wiped out the old standards for beautiful websites, and have replaced them with a new standard that will leave all other websites looking like fossils.

Luckily, both our existing clients and our new ones have access to this brilliant new feature we’ve introduced, and we’d like to share its benefits with you today.

bold, italics and centering

Bold, Italics, Capitals – When To Call On Your Superheroes

A superhero is only super because he or she stands out amongst the crowd. If we were a planet of flying, teleporting, time-freezing super-strong aliens, then we wouldn’t think there was anything super about us. When it comes to using formatting methods such as bold, italics, capitals or centering, all of these little text-enhancing superheroes will only stand out if they are used sparingly, in the right place, and when absolutely necessary…

Do You need testimonials on your website?

Do I Need To Add Testimonials To My Website?

Reviews, testimonials, recommendations – we all seek reassurance in them. We might even skip past the good ones just to see if there are any bad ones.Other people are sources of information for us. They can tell us whether this product or service is actually any good or not. Reading their testimonials builds trust in your business.

multiple domains, domain forwarding and pointing

Should I Buy Multiple Domain Names For My Website?

If I have multiple domain names, will my website rank better on the search engines? Will I be more likely to draw in extra traffic? Will my website become a supercharged powerhouse bursting with domain names that will become a magnet for new business? The answer might not be quite as positive as you would expect, but hopefully we can answer your questions during this article…

How to come up with an effective domain name

How To Choose The Best Domain Name For Your Website

Choosing a domain name for your new business may not be as simple as you think. Most people just use their company name, but unless your branding is well recognised, this may work against you…

Is It Possible For A Website To Look Too Good?

Is it possible for your business website to look too good? Too polished? Too slick? Too posh?
Perhaps it depends on how slick and posh you already are.

Collecting customer data for email marketing

Stop Collecting Email Addresses On Your Website…Unless You Have Permission!

“If a customer fills out a form and adds their email address, what can I do with it?” This is a terrible question, asked by non-GDPR compliant cavemen and cavewoman who still think it’s OK to treat other people’s info as if it’s their own…

email newsletter marketing

How Do I Send An Email Newsletter?

You are building a GDPR-friendly email list, and now you want to start sending out newsletters, the professional way. Where do you start?

selling is serving

Selling Isn’t A Dirty Word. Selling Is Serving!

“Don’t sell your product. Solve their problems.” Mark Cuban’s wise words sum up the art of selling – it is about helping people, fixing problems and improving the lives of others…

Articles tagged in category (Templ8 Builder)

EXCITING NEWS !!!! Build Your Own Bespoke Website Header!!

Just when you thought your couldn’t get any better, Reason8 have jumped ahead in the technology race again and after several months of hard work and development, are very proud to unveil the NEW TEMPLATE DESIGNER!  An incredibly flexible facility, which will enable you to design and build your own website header and background.

22/07/2010

Template Designer Overview

Reason8 are very proud to unveil its latest website facility – The NEW Template Designer. After several months of development, this incredibly flexible facility will allow  to design and build their own bespoke website header and background. Over the next few weeks we’ll be covering all aspects of this new and exciting facility. Today we’d like to introduce you to all the functions and options available with a Template Designer Overview.

23/07/2010

Template Designer Categories

Reason8 are very proud to unveil its latest website facility – The NEW Template Designer. After several months of development, this incredibly flexible facility will allow to design and build their own bespoke website header and background. Over the next few weeks we’ll be covering all aspects of this new and exciting facility. Today we’d like to introduce you to all the categories of Starter templates there are available.  

27/07/2010

Template Designer Background

Reason8 have recently unveiled its latest new website facility – The NEW Template Designer. This incredibly clever package of software allows customers to design and along with their own bespoke website header and background. Customers can choose colour schemes, images, text and effects galore to create stunning headers to make their websites stand out from the crowd. Over the next few weeks we’ll be covering all aspects of this new and exciting facility. Today we’d like to introduce you to the Background colour options

29/07/2010

Website Design Builder – Background Style

Following the launch of Reason8’s amazing new Website Template designer, we’ve started to create a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of this incredibly flexible and easy to use facility. to view all the tutorials so far. The Template Designer gives you the ability to with your own header and website background design with endless options to edit images and text with styles and effects galore! Be careful though, it’s so much fun, it can be highly addictive! In this tutorial, we’ll be look at the second part of the Background Tab: Size and Style…..

10/08/2010

Website Design Builder – Add Images

If you haven’t already tried Reason8’s amazing new Website Template designer, then you are missing out!! The NEW Template Designer gives the ability to design your own header and website background with endless options for background colour and style, and editing images and text with styles and effects galore! We’ve started to create a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of this incredibly flexible and easy to use facility. to view all the tutorials so far.............

12/08/2010

Website Design Builder – 3D Images

Reason8’s amazing new Website Designer Facility offers some fabulous effects, which can be applied to both text and images to help you create a website with real presence! The Template Designer makes it so simple for to design their own bespoke website header and background with endless options for colour and style. We’ve started to create a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of this incredibly flexible and easy to use facility. to view all the tutorials so far. In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at the “3D” options available when adding Images.

17/08/2010

Website Design Builder – Add Images - Colour

If you’re with your own bespoke website header and background using Reason8’s amazing new Website Designer Facility, you’ll no doubt be enjoying the enormous choice of options and effects.  The options within the “Add Images” alone, allow you to do some amazing things and offers the flexibility you need to create the perfect image for your online business.  We’ve started to create a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of this incredibly flexible and easy to use facility. . In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at the “Colour” options available to you when you’re adding images to your header.

19/08/2010

TemplateDesigner – ImageEdges.

If you haven’t tried Reason8’s amazing new Website Template Designer yet, login to your website go to Step 2 Style and find out what all the fuss is about!! This new facility offers an unbelievable choice of really clever functions, options and effects to help you create the perfect look when you for your business. to have a look at the series of tutorials we’ve created so far to help you get started. In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at the “Edges” option available to you when you’re adding images to your header.  

24/08/2010

Website Design Builder – Adding Text

Reason8’s fantastic new Website Template designer gives the ability to design whatever look and style they need for their business website. With endless options of colours and styles and effect for images and text the only thing you need to bring is imagination! We’ve started to create a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of this incredibly flexible and easy to use facility. to view all the tutorials so far. In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at options available when adding Text to your header.

26/08/2010

Website Design Builder – Adding Style to your Text

In today’s tutorial, we’ll continue to look at the extensive options and effects available to you when adding text to your new website header. Reason8’s fantastic new Website Template designer gives the ability to design whatever look and style they need for their business website. Don’t forget to check out the whole series of tutorials that we’ve created to help you use every aspect of your Website Template Designer. to view all the tutorials so far. In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at “STYLE” options available when adding Text to your header.

31/08/2010

Website Design Builder –Text Effects!

We’re going to continue looking at “Adding Text” to your header in today’s tutorial but we’ve got to one of the really fun bits!!  I’ve mentioned the extensive options and effects available to give the ability to design whatever look and style they need and it’s the effects that we’ll now look at. Text Effects is one of the many ways to really bring your header to life and grab visitors’ attention with movement and animation of your text. Don’t forget to check out the whole series of tutorials that we’ve created to help you use every aspect of your Website Template Designer. to view all the tutorials so far.

02/09/2010

NEW Improvements to Template Designer Text Editor.

Reason8’s fantastic new Website Template Designer is under constant development in order to make it the very best Template Designer available! Since its launch a few weeks ago the creators of this amazing facility have been hard at work tweaking and improving the system. The creators openly admit to being perfectionists, which means that Reason8 customers get to enjoy all the advantages of their obsession with perfection. The Add Text section is the first to benefit from some of these great improvements. It's now even easier to use and provides s with the tools to quickly and easily design whatever look and style they need for their business website. With endless options on colours, styles and effects, the only thing you need to contribute is imagination! We’ve started to create a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of your template designer. to view all the tutorials so far.

07/09/2010

Template Designer – Optimising your Header

The new Website Template designer from Reason8 not only gives the ability to design whatever look and style they need for their business website, but also provides simple tools to make sure your header is visible to Search Engines. We’ve created a series of tutorials to help you get the very best out of this incredibly flexible and easy to use facility. to view all the tutorials so far. In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at how to make sure your header not only looks great but is also shouting out your domain to attract that vital attention from the search engines.

09/09/2010

Complete your Website Redesign with New Buttons!

You may have already discovered and had fun with Reason8’s amazing new Template Designer. This clever facility provides with a range of flexible and simple to use tools enabling you to create a bespoke look and feel for your websites’ header and background. But there is another aspect to your website, which you can redesign to match the fantastic new look you’ve created for your website. Your main navigation menu buttons can also be completely redesigned with a huge choice of colours, animations and styles. By matching the design of your buttons with the new design of your header and background you can create the perfect website for your business. 

14/09/2010

Just how easy is it to build or develop your own business website?

Reason8’s new Template Designer offers you so much help in so many ways, they’re even challenging business owners and aspiring to create a website header in 30 seconds! And yes it is possible! Below are a few of the most common obstacles business owners have been faced with when considering building a website for their business. 

16/09/2010

New and Improved Template Designer!

As a Reason8 customer, you are a with a pretty impressive toolkit!. If you have been using the fantastic new Template Designer to create the perfect look and feel for your website, you may have noticed some recent changes. Your Template Designer is under constant development and you'll see ongoing improvements to make it the best system available. The latest improvements are brilliant! New and exciting options for the outside area of your website will keep you playing for hours, they’re so fun……..

22/09/2010

New and Improved Design Options!

Reason8 may well have noticed a few recent developments and improvements to the new Template Designer. This amazing facility allows you to create the perfect look and feel for your online business. The Template Designer is under constant development in order to make it the best system available online! New and exciting options under the new Design tab will keep you playing for hours and help you create some really impressive website designs.

24/09/2010

New Font Options for your New Header

Most using the Reason8 system will no doubt have seen and tried the incredible new Template Designer. Under continued development to make sure it’s one of the best design systems available online, it is successfully helping Reason8 customers to create the perfect look and feel for their business website. One of the main components of your header design will be the text you include for your company name, slogan and perhaps contact information. Using the right font or typeface can make all the difference to your design.

20/10/2010

Website Design Builder – Login & Links

Reason8 are enjoying the design facility provided by their new Website Template designer.  The NEW Template Designer offers all the help and tools required to design your own header and website background. Endless options for background colour and style, and editing options for images and text with a host of styles and effects provide website builders with everything they need to create the perfect look and feel for their business website.  Some customers have been asking about ways to incorporate links into their header, such as links to their control panel login access page. This tutorial will show you how.

26/10/2010

Animate your new header.

Reason8’s new Website Template designer not only enables you to and design your own header and background but can even help you to add impact with some clever animation options. There are endless options for colour, style text and images to help you create the perfect look for you business. Bringing it to all life with animation will help grab the attention of internet users and bring them into your website. Let’s look at the animation options for images.

30/10/2010

Text Animation for yourWebsite Header.

The new Website Template Designer from Reason8 can help anyone to , whether you’re a computer whizz or a complete technophobe. The tools and options in this simple to use system are so flexible that you can build a website and design the perfect look for you business. The animation options then allow you bring your website to life to grab the attention of internet users, bringing them into your website to encourage maximum response for your business.

02/11/2010

Design your Websiteusingyour Existing Business Identity.

When you start to think about for your business, one of the first things you need to consider is its look and feel. What colours to use? What images to use? What company logo, slogan, information etc. If you already have a business, brand or corporate image, and have used this on existing literature, leaflets and advertising, then the best thing you can do is to copy that look and information into your website. Maintaining corporate or brand awareness is vital if you want to help people remember you. Reason8’s Template Builder is so flexible that it can help you to recreate that all important look into your website.

09/11/2010

Template Design Backgrounds

Many Reason8 will have discovered the amazing new Template Builder facility by now and hopefully you have enjoyed using the system and have created some amazing designs for your website. To help you, here are some suggestions for Design Ideas.

12/11/2010

Choices, Choices, Choices……………….

It may not seem possible but just got even easier with Reason8! The new, fun, friendly and inspiring home page offers all the information you need and some simple choices. You can browse through the new collection of pre-designed templates  or go straight into designing your own website header using the host of amazing tools and options. Whichever option you choose, Reason8’s new Template builder has made “building a professional business website” something which anyone, and we mean anyone, can enjoy and accomplish with pride!

10/12/2010

More Font Choices for your Website Header

A new and exciting collection of fonts has recently been added to Reason8’s Template Builder! The best thing about using a system which is under constant improvement and development is that you will always have a great choice of up to the minute styles, effects and features at your fingertips! Reason8 tirelessly makes sure that the new Template Builder is one of the best design systems available online! And for you - the designer, it means that your toolbox is constantly being improved and added to. If you could wrap it up and put it under your tree, it really would be one of the best Christmas presents ever.

14/12/2010

An Incredible choice of images for you to use!

Reason8’s new Website Template designer has one aim – to be the best template builder online! One way in which it is achieving this are with the vast amount of images available to to use within their new website headers. WHATEVER your trade or business type, there are high quality images available to help you create the best possible header and introduction to your business website. “I haven’t got any decent pictures…..” is no longer an excuse or reason not to have a website for your online business. 

13/01/2011

Links and Buttons

Some Reason8 have recently asked about how to create 2 different kinds of links on their websites: External links from the Navigation Menu buttons and also creating a Login button from their website headers. Creating straight forward links using the Reason8 page editor and template builder is very simple. Creating an external link from a menu button is a little more technical so we’ll look at both of these issues now.

16/02/2011

Template Builder – Header Links

The NEW Template Designer offers all the flexibility and tools required to design your own professional website header and background. Your website header is a great place to include links to your primary website pages, login page and contact pages. This tutorial shows you how to include such links and will help you to make sure you include the important ones when you .

17/02/2011

Getting response from website visitors

Once you’ve for your business, the main objective of your website is to generate response from internet users and visitors. Your Reason8 website makes sure that your contact page is your main priority as you will enter your contact details in step one of your control panel. There are however a number of alternative ways to encourage your website visitors to make contact with you.

22/02/2011

New Header Designs Available!

If you need to for your business and want a professional looking design, which you can create in a matter of minutes, then look no further! Reason8 website builders have been discovering the amazing new Template Builder facility, which provides all the tools necessary to create a professional looking website quickly and easily.  You can literally create your header and website design in minutes and there are now even more design choices to ensure you find a look that perfectly suits your business.

03/03/2011

Help & Support

Your Tutorial Blogs collection have been created to help you get the most from your Reason8 . The Blogs offer step-by-step guides on almost every aspect, function, ability and feature, which you can find in your control panel. If you get stuck with anything when you build a website with Reason8 you can either look through the tutorials or you could check out your very own User Guide.

30/04/2011

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