Team 218 Web Services Blog

Web Design & SEO Tips and Information

We pack years of experience into our Blog. We’ve seen quite a bit over the years – both good and bad. We write about a wide variety of things and hopefully you’ll find something of interest here. If you have a topic you’d like to see explored here, please let us know. We welcome your comments and are always happy to discuss and questions or problems you may have. Thanks for reading!

How Do I Find Someone To Build My Website

How Do I Find Someone To Build My Website

The Easy Answer - Hire Team 218 To Build Your Website How Do I Find Someone To Build My Website? Web Design Options For Small Businesses Hiring a Web Design Company To Build My Website Our process for designing and creating a website Building a Website Yourself What...

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The Rental Guys

The Rental Guys

The Rental Guys - Moline, IL When The Rental Guys needed a website, they called Team 218 Web Services. We met with Andy Fliege and reviewed their business and sketched out the basic concept for the site. Then we went to work. In addition to designing their website, we...

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Website Management Service

Website Management Service

Let Us Manage Your Website When Team 218 manages your website, you can focus on running your business. Website Management There are many things to consider when you own a business. You have to focus on making sure that your website works properly. At the same time,...

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Should Web Design and SEO Be Mutually Exclusive?

Should Web Design and SEO Be Mutually Exclusive?

Why Do So Many Web Designers Neglect Technical SEO? The web design community has been quick to embrace the benefits of having an awesome website, and we’ve seen a lot of innovation over the years with design software and techniques. But when it comes to the topic of...

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Free Nonprofit Website

Free Nonprofit Website

Tis The Season to Help Make a Difference with a Free Nonprofit Website! We’re looking for nonprofit organizations who need web services but simply don’t have the time, resources, or experience to build or to manage their own website. Websites are important to...

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Web Development

Web Development

Team218 Web Development If you are considering a new website for your business or nonprofit organization we would love to learn about your project. We're Team 218 Web Services and we work with small business owners and nonprofit groups to design and develop custom...

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Economic Impact on Small Business

Economic Impact on Small Business

We want to hear about the economic impact on small business like yours. Businesses are facing tough times. We all know the world is in the downslope of a pandemic situation right now. So many businesses are struggling with the effects. As well as the economic...

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Get a Free Website For Your Nonprofit

Get a Free Website For Your Nonprofit

Yes We Said a Free Website! What is a nonprofit? Here's what Wikipedia says. Now is that time of year again when you can get a free website for your nonprofit.  Yes we said FREE. It doesn't have to be your nonprofit - it can be one you know about or have volunteered...

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Help Us Find a Nonprofit In Need of Web Services!

Help Us Find a Nonprofit In Need of Web Services!

We are searching for nonprofits in need of web services who would benefit from our expertise. Want to make a difference? We are searching for nonprofits in need of web services who would benefit from our expertise. We’re looking for organizations who need web services...

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Google’s Core Web Vitals

Google’s Core Web Vitals

Core Web Vitals - What Are They And How They Affect Your SERP What Are Core Web Vitals The 3 Core Web Vitals Defined Largest Contenful Paint First Input Delay Cumulative Layout Shift How Core Web Vitals Affect Site Performance New Labels For Search Optimizing for Core...

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The Evolution Of Web Browsers

The Evolution Of Web Browsers

It Started With Mosaic
Mosaic was introduced in 1993 and ushered in the age of the World Wide Web. Soon after Mosaic came Netscape’s Navigator. Then in 1995, Microsoft introduced their web browser called Internet Explorer and the war was on between Netscape and Microsoft. There was a big advantage for Microsoft because they bundled Internet Explorer with it’s popular Windows operating system.

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The Big O Foundation Website Launch

The Big O Foundation Website Launch

We recently launched the new website for The Big O Foundation in North Liberty, Iowa. This website is our nonprofit award project of 2022. The Big O Foundation and corresponding website intends to  honor the life of Owen Eugene Skelley who passed away on March 3,...

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Liberty Doors, Inc. Website Launch

Liberty Doors, Inc. Website Launch

We recently launched the completely redesigned website for Liberty Doors, Inc. in North Liberty, Iowa. The owners wanted to have their website updated and chose Team 218 Web Services to overhaul their website. We gave the website a facelift and added location pages...

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The Big O Foundation

The Big O Foundation

We are honored to have been chosen to create a website for The Big O Foundation and have designated the foundation's website as our 2022 Nonprofit Award winner. Honoring the life of Owen “Big O” Skelley, the mission of The Big O Foundation is to serve and support...

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10 Great Technology Advancements

10 Great Technology Advancements

How Technology Advancements Have Changed Our Lives Just look at how technology advancements have changed the way we communicate, how we live, and how we work. Technology has created massive changes in our culture and society. It has changed the way we live, and even...

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We Refreshed The WebRidez Website

We Refreshed The WebRidez Website

We just finished a little remodeling on one of our side projects, WebRidez. We gave the site a facelift and made some nice improvements. For instance, you no longer need to register to post your events on WebRidez. You can also post your Car Club to help generate more...

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Why Should I Use Internet Marketing

Why Should I Use Internet Marketing

Internet Marketing - Not Your Traditional Marketing Traditional marketing is based on one simple principle: You have to tell your audience what you want them to do. In other words, you have to "sell" them on something. Content marketing is different. Content marketing...

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Technical SEO – What Web Designers Leave Out

Technical SEO – What Web Designers Leave Out

What Web Designers Leave Out Website Audits One of the services I offer is website audits. A website audit looks at several key areas of a site and grades the website. I review on-page SEO optimization, off-page backlinks, social, performance, security and more. A...

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Destination Iowa Funding

Destination Iowa Funding

What Is Destination Iowa? Iowa is serious about attracting visitors and pulling in new residents. How serious you ask? $100 million serious! The Destination Iowa fund provides $100 million in grants to counties, cities and non-profits located in the state of Iowa....

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