All posts by katie furrer

Latest Blog Posts



When designing a professional website, it’s important to select the right elements that will positively impact your company’s objectives. One of the most important elements to include is photography. At Thrive Web Designs, we understand the value that custom images bring to a website and why it’s well worth the investment in the long run. Read More »

Continue Reading Real Life Photography Vs. Stock Photos In Professional Web Design

While we may not realize it, the color of the things we see affects our mood in a wide variety of ways. Scientific studies have actually revealed that color affects not only our perception but our emotions and behavior as well. In web design, we understand that color is just as important as written content Read More »

Continue Reading The Importance Of Color Psychology In Professional Web Design

In today’s digital world, it’s absolutely essential for a business to have an online presence. Furthermore, it’s important to maintain a positive online reputation that is focused on the connection between professional web design, good reviews, and a social media presence. Even if your company doesn’t conduct business online, potential customers expect to see you Read More »

Continue Reading The Circle Of Trust: How To Build A Positive Online Reputation

Next week marks the 2019, 56th annual National Small Business Week, hosted by the U.S Small Business Administration. Why is this important? Since small businesses are the backbone of the American economy, the SBA works to provide small business owners with the resources they need to be successful. In fact, there are over 27 million Read More »

Continue Reading Why It’s Important To Support Small Businesses

In the world of professional web design, outsourcing overseas has become a big problem due to the charm of lower prices. Big or small, most companies don’t really know what they’re getting themselves into when they try to cut corners to save a little money on their website. While not every outsourcing company is terrible, Read More »

Continue Reading Why Outsourcing Your Professional Web Design Is A Bad Idea

Are you in the process of opening your own business and looking to build a website but don’t know where to start? While there are a wide variety of things that demand your attention right now, it’s important not to put off creating an online presence. That’s why Thrive Web Designs is here to help Read More »

Continue Reading 5 Web Design Tips For Small Business Startups

Having a strong company brand is essential when it comes to people recognizing your business and setting you apart from the competition. Simply put, your brand is an external representation of your company that reflects the feelings you want to convey to your customers. It’s also a way to inform potential customers about your company, Read More »

Continue Reading Brand Recognition & Professional Web Design

Company culture is an important part of any workplace environment. Successful businesses often go to great lengths to ensure their employees feel happy and comfortable. By caring about every single person on their team, this, in turn, reinforces the idea that a company cares about it customers. That’s why Thrive Web Designs would like to Read More »

Continue Reading The Benefits Of A Good Company Culture

At Thrive Web Designs, there’s nothing better than creating a website that looks stunning and runs great. In fact, nothing gives us more satisfaction than providing our clients with a crisp, new website. Unless you work in our industry, however, you may not know all that goes into creating those sleek homepage sliders, color palettes, Read More »

Continue Reading The Difference Between Professional Web Design & Web Development

Have you ever visited a website only to be blown away by its alluring layout and functionality? At Thrive Web Designs, we relish that feeling of wonder when we complete a gorgeous site which makes us look forward to building the next one. However, the web design process can be complicated. If you don’t specialize Read More »

Continue Reading Web Design Mistakes That Are Causing You To Lose Visitors

X-Wing