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Website Trends for 2018

January 2nd, 2018|Design, eCommerce, News, Small Business Marketing, Web, Website Design|

In 2017 several website trends caught traction which will remain popular throughout 2018. In the past year, we have noticed a major evolution in the design of small business sites. Cluttered pages, a lack of direction, and M.I.A. contact forms are a thing of the past. The message has been conveyed; business owners are realizing [...]

Finding Meaning in Mission Work

July 25th, 2017|Community, News, Staff|

It’s no doubt that we have a talented team here at Old City Web Services, but one of our favorite things about each person on staff is that they all have passions and talents that make them awesome individuals. We’re a family here, and when one of our family members achieves accomplishments, we want to [...]

Old City Web Services Launches New Website!

June 15th, 2016|Advertising, Content Management System, Content Marketing, General, Marketing, mobile-responsive website, News, Search Engine Optimization, Small Business Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Special Message, Website Design|

WE HAVE AN ANNOUNCEMENT ! We are very excited to show off our new website here at Old City Web Services! Everything has been updated from images for the website, the "About" section to our portfolio. Not only is it responsive on any device, but it's also easier to navigate through our site. So go explore our new [...]

Google Devalues Link-building Tactics

August 21st, 2013|News, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization|

For years, SEO professionals have emphasized the importance of increasing the number of external in-bound links to a site in an effort to build authority and trust, hence boosting organic search rankings. One by one, Google has been devaluing these tactics. What does this mean for your website? These changes will remove value that your [...]

What is RSS and is it still important?

June 26th, 2013|Blogging, Content Marketing, Marketing, News, Social Media|

What does RSS stand for? It stands for Really Simple Syndication. Now you're probably saying to yourself, "Okay, but what is it?" Here's our simple answer: RSS feeds gives readers a method to keep up with their favorite blogs, online news and any other favorite websites. Anyone can choose the sites they wish to subscribe [...]

News, Notes & Content Management Systems

June 13th, 2012|Content Management System, News|

Our workshops are continuing to grow! Yesterday we followed up the success of our Facebook workshops by hosting our first Google Analytics Business Clinic. Our clients in attendance learned all about using statistics gathered from their website to improve their web presence, convert more customers and build their business. We will be announcing another Google [...]

The Weather Channel Partners With OldCity.com

June 4th, 2012|News|

SPECIAL WEATHER ALERT: OldCity.com has a new forecast for success thanks to a recent partnership with The Weather Channel. OldCity.com & St. Augustine received a special feature on Weather.com's Travel section! As part of The Weather Channel's summer vacation series, their producers have selected several articles, blogs and photos from OldCity.com to share in the [...]

New Website Launch: Sandy by the Sea Designs

May 16th, 2012|News|

Old City Web Services launches new eCommerce site. Bring seaside luxury to your home with handmade pillows, aprons, beach bags, wine totes and more created by local artist Sandy Powell. Old City Web Services recently launched an online shop for Sandy's creations where visitors can purchase retail and wholesale items. The secure site features complete [...]

OCWS News & Notes: April 2012

April 4th, 2012|News|

OldCity.com received 67,587 visits in the month of March! Things have been going very well for St. Augustine's most popular web portal since we relaunched the site with a fresh, new design and new advertising opportunities on January 10th. Traffic has been on the rise, pushing OldCity.com to reach 67,587 visits and 177,087 pageviews for the [...]

Students from FSDB Visit & Learn with Old City Web Services

March 12th, 2012|News|

Being a small town marketing firm is about more than just offering services and assistance to our local business community. We also believe in giving back to the St. Augustine community whenever and wherever possible. Recently, our interactions with our community have been focused on educating students in the area about real world career opportunities [...]