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News about KO Websites. New products, people and other tid bits.

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KO-Websites Creates a New Website for Viking Pavers

KO-Websites Launches New Mobile-Friendly WordPress Website

KO-Websites recently designed and launched a brand new website for Viking Pavers, a Bay Area paver installation company that is located in the San Francisco, Bay Area. This website is fully functional and mobile responsive, so that customers using any online device can easily navigate and find the appropriate information on the site. Included in the new website, is a Knowledge Center where visitors can find good information on different hardscape methods and materials. Included on the homepage and throughout the site are video testimonials and samples of Viking Pavers work.

The new website was created on the WordPress content management systems platform. The talented web developers and designers at KO-Websites then custom designed and built a beautiful website for Viking Pavers that includes a state wide screen, responsive layout, simple to use drop down menu navigation and front-page sliders using original photography. In addition, KO-Websites has ensured that the proper SEO methods have been instilled in order to drive maximum traffic to the new site at Bay Area paver installation company

Considering the large amount of inspiring photography used and the unavailability of CDN for this site, it still loads relatively fast, scoring a speed test rating of 79.

Is your home improvement or contractor company looking for a new website design, build and better SEO? Contact KO Websites, Inc. today! 510-276-9902 or use our contact form.

A Leading, Award Winning Bay Area Online Marketing & Web Design Company.

KO-Websites is web design, SEO, and full service digital marketing company located in the San Francisco Bay Area. With over 17 years in business, they are hard to beat. If you are in need of a fully functional website, contact us today for a free quote. Call us at 510-276-9002 or contact us by visiting our website here

How & Why: Claiming Your Google My Business Listing

google my business claiming and benefitsClaiming and verifying your business’ Google local search listing is one of the most essential tenets of proactive online reputation management and local search.

As an owner, one of your biggest goals is to guarantee to your customers, that they are receiving the very most recent and accurate information related to your business’ location, hours, and contact information when they search for your business online. Continue reading

Yelp Ads: Helping customers find and connect with great local businesses, like yours.

Yelp Business AdsAll local businesses understand the importance of building a strong and favorable reputation among their consumer base. The main question lies in this: how should a business best go about raising awareness to bring people looking for great local experiences through your doors? The answer: Yelp Ads. Yelp Advertising drives users to your business listing, converting them into customers and eventual brand evangelists. In fact, according to Nielsen, Yelp’s 108 million monthly visitors rank Yelp as the #1 review site for finding local businesses, playing a major factor in the final purchase decision. Continue reading

2017’s Top Web Design Trends

San Francisco, Bay Area, website designIs Your Website Ready For What 2017 Has to Offer?

Technology and web space is rapidly evolving every day. New technologies are on the horizon that will render more freedom while designing the interaction and interface of websites. 2017 is no different. This year, we will witness some entirely new website design patterns that can truly revolutionize your web space. In the following section, we have assembled some of these emergent patterns. Continue reading

Expertise Ranks KO Websites Among SF’s Top 20 Web Designers

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KO WEBSITES RANKED WITH THE BEST WEBSITE DESIGNERS IN SAN FRANCISCO

First, we’d like to say we’re honored Expertise ranked us in their list of top 20 web designers in San Francisco. The funny thing is, we’ve been ranked and won awards before, but normally we are notified by the source beforehand or at the time they release it. In this case, we had no idea! We received a call from a prospective client and we asked as we normally do, “how did you hear about us?” This person says, “I saw your company on that top 20 article by Expertise.” We were like, “What??? Where is this article?” And then to our delight, we saw this awesome ranking that Expertise put together. Continue reading

KO Websites Wants Your Local Business Found

Local Search Results a Surprise to Digital Marketing Agency


Here at KO Websites, we enjoy our food! In fact, one day we decided to place a lunch order from a local restaurant. We wanted to look at their menu – online, of course! No one on our digital marketing team could remember the name of the local business, but we knew the type of food it served. Imagine our surprise when we did a Google search and didn’t see the restaurant in the search engine’s results! This local eatery is within walking distance from our office and wasn’t listed online. We wondered, “How many other small businesses in our community have this issue?”

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Mountain View Music Shop Launches New Website

Heaney Violins Responsive Website

Mobile-friendly Website Design For Easy Navigation

Local Mountain View purveyor of fine stringed instruments continues to deliver a great customer experience with a new and improved website. The string-playing community can access trustworthy and up-to-date information about the sales and service for violins, violas, and cellos – all at their fingertips.

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Northern California Home Inspection Company Launches New Website

HomeGuard Mobile-friendly Website Homepage

Website Design Services At The Highest Standard

Having been in business over 28 years, HomeGuard knows exactly what it takes to succeed amidst the unique and high demands of the Northern California real estate market. That’s why it needed a new, mobile-friendly website that could keep up with demand and the company’s high standards.

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KO Websites Launches New Website for Bay Area Metal Fabrication Machine Shop

Homepage For UMEC Machine Shop WebsiteHayward Machine Shop’s Site Has Responsive Website Design

United Mechanical & Metal Fabricators, Inc. (U-MEC), one of the very few ‘woman, minority owned’ precision metal machine shops in California, launched a new company website this week. From their old, non-mobile html website, U-MEC’s new, full screen, mobile responsive WordPress website is easier to read and faster to load. Continue reading