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We write about graphic design, logo design, website design and inbound marketing. Our goal is to deliver content that helps answer questions or provides guidance on how to elevate your brand to the next level.
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Mobile First, But My Site Is Already Mobile Responsive While mobile usage continues to steadily increase among consumers, the fact is that phones, tablets, and desktop computers are all still relatively equal when it comes to the devices consumers utilize. And when it...read more
Having a Fast Loading Website Helps UX and SERP Rankings Websites these days are all about the user experience. We want our information to be delivered quickly, and we want it delivered seamlessly. Help the User, Get Rewarded from Google So what does that mean for a...read more
Website Forms can Increase Conversion or Ruin User Experience You know the drill - you do an online search on a topic, click on a site that looks good and start reading about the company. And then about five seconds later, before you’ve even had a chance to start...read more
Considering a New Website or Redesign Web design is constantly changing. Designers are continually providing new and improved features to sites, with the goal of improving the user experience at the forefront of their minds. Today’s websites are quick-loading, with...read more
Facebook, despite some recent mistakes, continues to be a powerhouse in social media marketing. And, it's not just a site for businesses that sell direct to customers. B2B businesses have opportunities as well. At the end of the day, a B2B company is still selling to...read more
Digital marketing is a great tool for any business. Don't dismiss it because of your company's size. In fact, digital marketing helps small businesses compete where it matters. SME digital marketing allows you to attract leads, educate prospects and build brand...read more
Social media has become a valuable tool for real estate agents. It allows agents to feature listings, share original content and target specific buyers with advertising. Real estate Facebook marketing can help you grow new buyers and sellers. With over two billion...read more
The New Year brings new opportunity. It’s a chance to give your brand a refresh. You certainly don’t need to do anything drastic to update your brand. Subtle changes can actually yield positive responses. To prepare your brand for 2018, here are five brand refresh...read more
Ebooks are a brilliant way to tell your brand's story Ebooks are a very popular content marketing format. They are typically educational and informational but not as technical as a whitepaper. Hubspot actually defined ebooks as "the hip sibling of the whitepaper."...read more
Did you know that Facebook has over two billion active monthly users? So, guess what your customers and prospective customers are on this platform. This is reason enough to consider small business Facebook Marketing. There are actually many other reasons that Facebook...read more
2018 is quickly approaching! Are you ready? In this post, we’re reviewing some 2018 marketing trends that are sure to impact your 2018 strategy. SEO Bottom line is to always right for humans not search engines. Google and other search engines appreciate quality rather...read more
Avoid the junk mailbox by segmenting your lists Email segmentation is crucial to higher open rates and conversions. Providing the right message to your target audience is often what makes the difference in effective email marketing. There are lots of ways to segment...read more