Understanding the Iron Triangle of Marketing

Working in marketing, especially in terms of web design, is like walking on a tightrope. You have to make sure to achieve perfect balance between Scope, Schedule, and Resources or problems with the project can arise. But not many people know…
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The Best SEO Plugin for WordPress

It’s becoming more and more important to make sure your website is SEO optimized.  Thankfully, WordPress has a myriad of different choices of plugins to install.  Some of the top plugins are YOAST by YOAST, SEO Ultimate by SEO Design Solutions,…
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Tips for Running a Successful Social Media Contest

Social media contests give value to both your customers and business. They allow customers to engage with you through their social profiles —giving your brand a sort of personal endorsement— and also improve your business's organic reach.…
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Using Social Media as a Networking Tool

It's likely that you're already networking with your business community through in-person contact at events and meetings. While this type of mingling is an important tactic in growing your list of partners and customers, it's not…

Web Hosting for Dummies

Without a doubt, web hosting is the single most neglected thing when it comes to running your business.  Most people don’t give a thought about the type of hosting and ultimately just buy the cheapest hosting they can find.  Of course, it’s…

Why do I need a designer?

Thinking of starting a business? If so, you want your brand to be viewed as professional, that may mean employing people who can help you achieve that. You have a product or service that you want to promote and sell, and the person that will…
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Create a Social Media Marketing Strategy

It’s normal to feel overwhelmed when starting a social media marketing strategy from the very beginning. One way to ease the stress you’re feeling is to create a plan. Here are a few tips to consider when working on your social media…
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5 Tips For a Successful Marketing Video

Lets face it, video is taking over and it's taking over fast! While some of us are gifted at making marketing videos, others could definitely use the help! And there is nothing wrong with that! It takes a lot of practice to create a marketing…
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Setting Up For a Video Shoot

  So you’re ready to start shooting video for your first client, what do you do?  The first steps are to make sure you have the right equipment; a camera that will shoot video, something to record sound with, a light source, and a…
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Tips for the Freelance Designer

It’s not easy to start out in the Freelance world.  Trying to establish yourself as a freelance designer takes a lot of time and dedication.  Here are some tips that will help the process go a little smoother. Always Get Compensated…