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We've Added New Team Members to Our Digital Agency

We've been so busy over the last couple of months, designing some majorly beautiful websites , incredible apps  and creating strategies that have dramatically increased organic search traffic for our clients' websites . During that time, we've added some incredible new members of our team that have been imperative to our successes. To give them a chance to shine, we'd like to formally introduce these incredibly talented individuals, in their own words. Enjoy! Steven Palomino Why... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, March 18, 2015 | 0 comments

Social Media's Future: Where Are Your Favorite Networks Headed?

Love them or hate them, social media networks are the new way of communicating with friends and family. From the big players like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram down to the myriad of niche networks that saw a rise in 2014 like YikYak, Snapchat, What'sApp and Ello, users are communicating in new ways every day. Evolving the way your business is heard on these networks as they change is a necessary component in staying relevant and active in the minds of your customers. According to ... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, March 11, 2015 | 0 comments

Now is the Time to Make Sure Your Website is Mobile Friendly

For a few months now, we’ve been talking a whole lot about responsive web design and how we love creating mobile friendly websites for our clients. In November, our team wrote about responsive web design and why it matters for SEO, and in the following month we wrote about SEO tips we plan on using for 2015. One of the main tips we mentioned centered around mobile SEO strategies . More recently, we wrote about the growth of smartphone usage and how to take advantage of this... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 1 comments

Smartphones Usage Is Up 11%: How Advanced Mobile Apps and the IoT are Advancing Growth

If you are alive, breathing and reading this blog, it's likely that you own a smartphone. Each day new apps and programs are launched, changing the way we use them. With all of the new ways to interact, the cell phone isn't just for talking anymore. What was the last function you performed on your phone? Chances are, it wasn't a phone call but rather a text, an email, or an app. Smartphone usage across the US is continuing to soar. According to Statista, an estimated 182.6 million consumers... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Tuesday, February 24, 2015 | 0 comments

Do You Need a Redesign? New Website Creates Movement for Wolf River Conservancy

With more than seven billion people using the Internet , keeping your website up-to-date and usable can help you accomplish your digital marketing goals. Speak has worked with numerous clients over the years, one of which is the Wolf River Conservancy, on multiple redesign projects, keeping pace with brand growth and evolving technology. Our relationship with The Wolf River Conservancy began four years ago in 2011, when the organization came to Speak to enhance their current web presence.... Read More
Posted by Amy Dunbar at Thursday, February 19, 2015 | 0 comments

8 Tips for Better Domain Management

Imagine this: You have a medium sized business who has been around in your market for nearly 10 years. You have a good reputation for your products and services and have steady web traffic that is continually increasing. One day, your phone rings, and it’s a customer frantic that your site is down and he can’t order online like he has done in the past. Sure that it’s a temporary glitch with your host, you take a moment to login to your admin portal and that’s when you notice: it’s as if your... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, February 12, 2015 | 0 comments

A 3-Step Crash Course to Better Website Conversions

We see clients everyday looking at ways to land more conversions from their website and increase their leads. In fact, your website design is one of the most powerful marketing messages you can have, and failing to correctly convert visitors can have a major impact on your business. Having a good web conversion strategy in place with the design of your website is integral to creating and converting sales leads. If you have powerful marketing messages that lead potential customers to your... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Friday, February 6, 2015 | 0 comments

#SpeakWeek2015: A Time for Planning, Team Building and Fun

What if someone told you that they could show you a way to increase collaboration, improve communication, increase employee satisfaction and energize your team. It sounds too good to be true, right? For the fourth year in a row, we're putting it to the test. Each year, our team takes one week to turn in and work on all things Speak, and this is the week. The entire team from our digital agency is currently in our Memphis office participating in a variety of meetings, games,... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Monday, January 26, 2015 | 0 comments

Basic Templates vs. Custom Web Design: A Designer's Perspective

Greetings all! My name is John, and I am a web designer here at Speak. I've helped to create a variety of websites in my time here at Speak, but in general, I consider myself a bit of a jack-of-all-trades. I was speaking with a friend of mine recently, who’s also a designer, and the topic of website templates came up. During the conversation, we both agreed that it is not uncommon for freelance designers and design firms to hear things like “Why should I spend several thousand dollars on a... Read More
Posted by John Hubler at Tuesday, January 20, 2015 | 0 comments

Digital Outlook: How to Add Digital to Your Marketing in 2015

More marketers than ever before are going digital in 2015. In the past few years, you could probably find a line similar to that on just about any marketing blog. For some of you, it may be hard to believe that people are still ignoring the digital revolution. But, the fact is, digital still has plenty of room to grow and businesses are getting savvy in ways to shift marketing budgets online. According to SalesForce, 70 percent of marketers said they would increase spending on social... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, January 14, 2015 | 0 comments