SLYFOX BLOG

SlyFox is a London, Ontario-based marketing and design firm catering to the needs and budgets of local entrepreneurs and business owners. Explore our blog for our latest insights and tips!

SlyFox Mentions: X Craft in Business London

X Craft, a company we built a website for, was recently featured in business London. They are a concrete construction company, that specializes in outdoor furniture, urban design and sport court installations. Concrete ideas
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How To Avoid The Pitfalls of Google Automation

  Google Ads are like any other type of advertising: how well they work depends strongly on creativity. But unlike other advertising mediums, you have to bid for optimal areas. The twin tasks of coming up with creative and bidding on keywords can take up a lot of time, so Google offers automation in these…
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Should You Start A Business or Go To School?

There are so many paths into the business world, but everybody seems to find themselves at a fork: either go to school or enter the workforce. Both a college or university education and a small business are investments of time and money – which one is the right choice for you?  
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User Experience: Why It’s Important And How To Improve It On Your Site

Your website can be one of the most powerful tools at your small business’s disposal, but it’s only as powerful as it is useful. If a visitor can’t find the information they need, they’ll quickly move on to another resource! In web development, how this visitor feels when interacting with your site is called user…
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Should Your Website Have Online Chat?

Does your business make customer service easy? Small businesses set up websites for many reasons, including how they improve the handling of complaints and issues. Customers can be hesitant to pick up the phone and call a support line – these days, they want immediacy, convenience, and to know that someone is on the other…
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How We Use Google Drive To Collaborate With Our Clients

Many people consider Google Drive as a cloud and sync service, but it’s so much more than that. The G Suite of online programs – Google Drive, Documents, Sheets, Slides, etc. – make it easy to share work and collaborate on projects with our clients. 
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How To Ask For Credit If Your Content Is Being Repurposed On Social Media

Sharing is one of the best parts of the internet. Asking for permission before regramming or reposting someone else’s social media content is pretty basic etiquette. But not everyone thinks this way – they will take a piece of content and share it on their personal or business pages without thinking about who made it…
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The Top 5 Critical Rules of Ecommerce Web Design

Are you looking to add eCommerce to your website and boost your physical shop? Successful online stores follow different web design rules than other types of sites. Here are five critical guidelines we follow when setting small businesses up with eCommerce! Rule #1: Keep The Design Simple Having a lot of features might sound impressive,…
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