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5 Reasons Your Business Needs an App

In this digital age, it is vital to constantly reevaluate your communications methods in order to stay in touch with your audiences. What better way to access your customers than though the palm of their hand? A mobile app has the unique advantage over traditional advertising because it travels with the person, and is not limited to them actively listening to the radio, paying attention to a billboard or purchasing a specific magazine or newspaper. A mobile app provides resources and... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, January 7, 2015 | 0 comments

New Project Launches to Ring in 2015

“The beginning is the most important part of any work.” ― Plato Are you ready for 2015? As we finalize projects from 2014 and dive into new projects for the New Year we are feeling the ease of a clean slate, a breath of fresh air and the 'beginning' of great things. Whether we're continuing on projects that have carried over or starting brand new, there is a sense of renewal to be found in all things. We will be taking time later in January to come together as a team for our... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, December 31, 2014 | 0 comments

What Has 2014 Brought You? An End-of-the-Year Roundup [Infographic]

The end of the year is wrapping up for us, and what a year it HAs been! We are so grateful for all of our clients that have come through our door this year, with projects ranging from complete website builds to redesigns, from app launches to social media and search strategies.You have kept us on our toes and challenged us to create things bigger, better and more efficient than before and without you we wouldn't have been able to grow throughout the year as much as we have. Our employees... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | 0 comments

10 SEO Tips You Should Know For 2015

In 2014, the SEO world was changed by numerous algorithmic alterations to Google’s search. We’ve been introduced to a few animals, Panda and Hummingbird. They both have fundamentally changed the way we do SEO.  As we approach the beginning of the new year, we are seeing a flurry of 'end of year lists'. We're taking a different approach, giving you what you should expect for SEO in 2015. The SEO practices of the past are no longer going to carry your website up the ranks in 2015. The... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Wednesday, December 10, 2014 | 0 comments

7 Steps to Stop Traffic from Leaving Your Website

One of the biggest questions people ask us during a web redesign is "How do I keep people on my website longer?" The truth is, the homepage design has the ability to make or break user behavior on your site. Every site we launch is carefully monitored through heatmapping and A/B testing to see how users are interacting with the website and how we can make it more efficient. If you have a high bounce rate ( > 50%), it means people are coming into your website and "bouncing" back to the... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | 0 comments

Website Redesign: Christian Brothers University

"Your story unfolds through learning, competing, and thriving in our community." This tagline is the basis for the most recent web design for Christian Brothers University . The lively, dynamic university that offers programs in arts, business, education, engineering and sciences, came to Speak looking for a website that matched their spirit. Through the process of conception, CBU was heavily involved in sharing their long-term goals and vision for the website. Through the... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Monday, November 17, 2014 | 0 comments

Responsive Web Design: Creating a Mobile SEO friendly site

Do you know without a doubt that your website needs a redesign? Have you been thinking about ways to reach new customers online but you just are not sure where to start? If you've come to this spot at the end of 2014 and are thinking about your online presence, it's for good reason! Now is the perfect time to shift your focus to digital marketing. In the past 2 years, the world of web design has settled into several new technologies that are making user- engagement and content more compelling... Read More
Posted by Digital Marketing Team at Tuesday, November 4, 2014 | 1 comments

Being on Top Matters in Mobile SEO, Here's Why

Last week we showcased a client that has seen stellar SEO results , helping push their company to the top of search rankings. So, why is it important for you to be at top, and not settle the top three search results? Desktop CTR According to a study from seoClarity click-through rates on a desktop model (using Webmaster Tools data) show that 19.3% of all clicks go to the top ranking link. The third link only garners 7.7% of all clicks and the #10 results, being the last on the page... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | 0 comments

SEO Spotlight: Commissary BBQ

As a digital agency we handle a variety of projects, from mobile apps to functional, beautiful websites . We also have a team designated to work on search engine optimization once these projects are completed. Our Digital Marketing team works through a variety of strategies and practices for a client to improve how people are finding their website. These strategies include the basics of SEO such as keywords, page titles and meta descriptions, as well as more proprietary methods that have... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 0 comments

Beacon Integration for Your Mobile App

You’ve probably been in marketing meetings recently where the discussion turns to what can be done to improve on-site experience for your visitors and how to engage with them better. You might already have a mobile app , so you check that off the list. So, what’s next? The next logical step may be to integrate beacon technology into your app. But what exactly could these “beacon-things” do for your attraction and how could they help? First, we need to understand what beacons are and how... Read More
Posted by CJ Jordan at Thursday, October 16, 2014 | 0 comments