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The Elements of Good Web Design – Usability

The Elements of Good Web Design – Usability

One of the often overlooked and under-discussed topics of web design is the amount of time, effort, and money some companies put into building websites that are simply not effective. There are many elements that make up a website design. These elements vary in importance.  A truly effective website will …

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The Facebook News Feed Update: What You Need to Know

The Facebook News Feed Update: What You Need to Know

A couple weeks ago, Facebook dropped a virtual bomb on the Social Media Marketing community, and it’s just a reminder that what happens in the real world often has consequences in the digital space as well. Facebook has made its fortune on the idea of keeping you connected with friends, …

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Is The New Year The Right Time To Redesign Your Website?

Is The New Year The Right Time To Redesign Your Website?

We are officially winding down the year.  For most small to mid-sized businesses that means looking toward the coming year and in many cases revisiting their marketing budget and plan. There are many items that you will consider as you evaluate how your marketing performed over the last twelve months, …

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Top 5 Benefits of Business Blogging

Top 5 Benefits of Business Blogging

Today, having a company website is no longer enough to stand out among the thousands of competitors you compete with in the digital space. Blogging isn’t just a place to host your company press releases, it’s about providing valuable content to your future customers. What is Business Blogging? Hubspot defines …

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The Elements of Good Web Design – Branding

The Elements of Good Web Design – Branding

Few things in marketing can drive straight to the bottom line of your business like a well-converting website.  Your website could be the difference between a struggling startup and a thriving trend-leader. We frequently discuss the impact that your website can have on your business, but less frequently dive into …

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5 Ways You Should Be Using Video Marketing

5 Ways You Should Be Using Video Marketing

Did you know, internet video traffic is expected to be over 80% of all consumer traffic in the next four years? The digital landscape has constantly been changing for the last ten years. If by now you haven’t heard all the rage about video content, and how it can drastically …

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Why Did You Post That on My Social Media Page?

Why Did You Post That on My Social Media Page?

Why a certain piece of content was posted to a social an account is probably one of the most frequent questions any social media manager must face. It’s typically asked by the business owner who is relatively new to the idea of social media marketing for generating business. The question …

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The Fastest 8 Point Checklist to Launch a New Website

The Fastest 8 Point Checklist to Launch a New Website

I spend hours doing SEO and PPC every day.   When done effectively, search engine marketing should generate great results. The challenge comes when a new client hands you a website to optimize, and you didn’t design or have any input on the design or production. This happens more than …

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Are You Wasting Your Money On Facebook Ads?

Are You Wasting Your Money On Facebook Ads?

It seems like everywhere you turn, people are just raving about how great advertising on Facebook is. However, Facebook ads aren’t one size fits all. Just because you throw a few dollars into an advertising campaign on Facebook, doesn’t mean you are guaranteed to get immediate outstanding results. While it …

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