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Old 12-20-2011, 08:56 PM
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New website

New website is up. What do you guys think? I am trying to incorporate the new logo I just got but it's giving me some headaches. Anyways check it out and let me know
http://www.turfandsurflawncare.com/
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Old 12-21-2011, 12:35 AM
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I looked through it. Your site appears well thought out, professional and it's not overbearing with too much info. I think my company website has too much info, but I had a web builder set it up. Anyways...

Perhaps a picture to look at on your pages, other than the logo too.

One thing I will be picky about on your About page ...check this
"We will not settle for less THAN the best"

Nice job.
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Old 12-21-2011, 12:42 AM
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I looked through it. Your site appears well thought out, professional and it's not overbearing with too much info. I think my company website has too much info, but I had a web builder set it up. Anyways...

Perhaps a picture to look at on your pages, other than the logo too.

One thing I will be picky about on your About page ...check this
"We will not settle for less THAN the best"

Nice job.
Thanks for the input. I had some of the same thoughts with the pictures its just a matter of coding. I only know how to do so much and I am too cheap to pay someone. But my brother is off of college right now so he may help me. and yes I will change that sentence
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Old 12-21-2011, 07:21 AM
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New website is up. What do you guys think? I am trying to incorporate the new logo I just got but it's giving me some headaches. Anyways check it out and let me know
http://www.turfandsurflawncare.com/
Nice and clean I like it, a couple of thoughts for the future: under our services, make them active links and at those links explain what each entails, also pictures are important, great pictures say great things, remember your minds eye has the scene memorized so when you see the picture you see more than is there - you don't want a customer to be thinking - huh!
Never take a picture with your phone, or a cheapo camera there is no depth of field spend some money a a real camera, perferable a digital SLR you will be amazed.
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Old 12-22-2011, 11:12 PM
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It looks nice but you might think about make your About Us page your home page. You need to make the viewer WANT to know more about you and your work before telling them to check out another page.
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Old 01-01-2012, 09:27 PM
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Thanks for the comments guys... I'm still working on it a little bit and trying to incorporate what you all say...
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It looks good, and different from many.

If anything is odd, it sort of hits me as being rather bright. Not sure if it's because I have a fairly big screen.

Hard to say whether or not it should have a photo, but I'd lean toward figuring out how to add an image even if it was discreet like a watermark.

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Old 01-02-2012, 10:40 AM
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Yeah I'm not a big fan of pictures everywhere...but thanks again for the compliments
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Old 01-02-2012, 11:54 PM
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Yeah I'm not a big fan of pictures everywhere...but thanks again for the compliments
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One thing to keep in mind is:

"A Picture is worth 1000 words"

It's not like 1000 words. The phrase speaks to the value of the photo. So the absence of a photo can remove value. A good photo that is.

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Old 01-02-2012, 10:44 AM
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