HH Recap 31: Building a Better Blog for the 21st Century

HH Recap 31: Building a Better Blog for the 21st Century

  Happy Hour Recap #31 coming at you from the beautiful rooftop of the Greenhouse Tavern on East 4th St in downtown Cleveland Assessing your blog key takeaway: In this chapter, we’ll discuss the importance of your blog, sustainable blogging techniques and how your blog can become an important part of your company – beyond […]

A Slice A Day #113 – The Week That Was (Deana Goldasich, Aaron Orendorff, Quinn Whissen)

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Web Design and Marketing | No Comments
A Slice A Day #113  – The Week That Was (Deana Goldasich, Aaron Orendorff, Quinn Whissen)

  Last week was another one that included exceptional guests, great conversation, some fun and some good reading. Today, it’s an overview, look back, wrap-up, whatever you want to call it on the best of last week’s podcasts. Our guests were: Deana Goldasich – ‘Why the “Mad Dash” to Content is Coming to an End’ Aaron […]

Free eBook: Building a Better Brand in the 21st Century

“My Brand” is the catch phrase for reality TV stars. But what really is a “brand”… and “branding”? This chapter from my presentation, “5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Website” by Barry Edwards of Edwards Communications explores and clarifies the conflicting definitions.  I’ll also shed light on: Logos:  What to do, what not to […]

A Slice A Day #103 – 10 More Content Marketing Buzzwords That’ll Make You Want to Stick Forks in Your Eyes (Joe ‘Lazer’ Lazauskas)

Posted by on May 1, 2015 in Web Design and Marketing | No Comments

A Slice A Day #103  – 10 More Content Marketing Buzzwords That’ll Make You Want to Stick Forks in Your Eyes (Joe ‘Lazer’ Lazauskas) Buzzword is defined by Webster’s as “a word or phrase, often an item of jargon, that is fashionable at a particular time or in a particular context.” There’s the key phrase […]

Web development, social media integration: NMV

Web development, social media integration: NMV

I recently had the pleasure of redesigning and producing NMV Strategies‘ website. Owner and Chief Marketing Guru Nancy Valent is always a pleasure to work with. She knows what she wants and is the ultimate professional. Nancy, like many of us small business owners, needs to make the most of her content marketing efforts, so […]

HH Recap 26 – What I’m thankful for as web developer/content marketer

HH Recap 26 – What I’m thankful for as web developer/content marketer

  What I’m thankful for as web developer in 2014 1. WordPress 4.0 • Auto Updates – we host many sites. Convenient, vital to security *** Hope that plugins keep up with updates. Auto backups imperative. 2. Commitment to responsive design • Easier navigation. ITS OK TO SCROLL ! • Cleaner, flatter design • Update […]

Facebook is Putting the Whoa’s to Promotional Organic Posts – Pay ‘da Man!

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Web Design and Marketing | No Comments

Facebook last week announced that in January, 2015 they will do away with organic (non-paid) promotional type posts from Brand Pages, which can be a good thing. People have expressed time and time again that they do not want promo type, sell, sell, sell posts appearing in their News Feeds. And we get that; however […]

Google Helping Users Find Mobile Responsive Pages

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Mobile, Web Design and Marketing | No Comments

We were very happy to read this Blog post from the folks over at Google Webmasters. It’s still surprising that we see new web sites or redesigns that are not responsive and/or don’t employ a mobile theme…..crazy. http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2014/11/helping-users-find-mobile-friendly-pages.html

How to Get More Followers on Twitter (the Semi-Legit Way)

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Web Design and Marketing | No Comments

Really enjoyed this post/tutorial from Andy Crestodina over at Orbit Media in Chi-town…. Some methods are not new, some you may not have heard of. Enjoyed ‘Followers with Benefits’… http://bit.ly/orbit-media-getting-twitter-followers-semi-legit