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Meet Our Newest Account Manager, Amy!

We’re happy to report that Speak has grown by leaps and bounds over the past few months! This is due to our awesome (and growing) client relationships and opportunities. We’ve added quite a few new faces around the office, and in the next couple of posts we’ll be introducing these new team members. To start, we would like to formally introduce Amy Dunbar, our newest Account Manager. Amy comes from a well-rounded marketing background with experience in product development, graphic and web... Read More
Posted by Speak Creative at Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Nashville Zoo Launches New Site

We are so excited to be able to share the new, beautiful website design for the Nashville Zoo with you! Using our Capacity platform , Nashville Zoo was able to recently launch a brand new website, that integrates the beauty of the exhibits, social media platforms and is responsive across multiple devices. If you haven’t checked it out yet, visit . Nashville Zoo is a progressive and dynamic zoological park serving Middle Tennessee, southern Kentucky and... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, August 7, 2014

A Guide to Google Analytics

Here at Speak, we focus a lot of time on measuring website performance. One of the tools that we use is Google Analytics . Google Analytics is a service provided by Google that allows a user to generate statistics for their website. You can use Google Analytics for basic reports or even set up an entire goal conversion system to track a specific campaign.  If you need insight into how to set Google Analytics up on your website, check out this article:  Google Analytics Support ... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Friday, August 1, 2014

Is Your Comment Section Dead?

content marketing: three tips for monitoring your blog’s effectiveness We’ve all been there: Penning your greatest piece of blog work to date. There’s anticipation for it to finally be finished and to share with the masses. Your SEO guy (or girl) gives you the go ahead and with just one click, you’re live. With a few more clicks, it’s been shared across all of your social media sites. So, you wait. And, wait. A few hours go by, and out of a squinted eye, you peek- no comments.... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, July 24, 2014

How to Improve Search Engine Optimization

Remember when your SEO strategy primarily consisted of things we now consider “the basics”? SEO continually changes as technology evolves and algorithms improve based off user experiences. So where are we now? How has SEO changed and why is it important to me and my business? What all does SEO actually touch nowadays? I am going to break this down in a few different categories. Here we go... 1. Content Strategy : Valuable Content that People Want to Read When it comes to valuable... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Friday, July 18, 2014

Happy Birthday, Speak!

Some of you may have noticed our anniversary article and ad in last week’s Memphis Business Journal.  This year is a big birthday at Speak, celebrating 15 years of being a leading digital agency in Memphis. 15 years! In that time, we’ve grown from the vision of our fearless leader Jacob Savage to a team of over 20, including account managers, sales, developers, tech guys and digital marketers.  Keeping with the changing landscape, we’ve provided full solutions to hundreds... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Tuesday, July 8, 2014

What is Responsive Design and Why Do I Need It?

How Responsive Design Changes Mobile Experience In the past two years, smartphone adoption has grown from 36% to 61%. With the ability to carry information with us 24/7, mobile marketing is an important part of any businesses digital strategy . In fact, in a study by Google and Nielsen it was reported that 85% of searches on a mobile device result in a call to the business within 5 hours, and on average, each mobile search triggers two follow up actions. That’s powerful! As the use of... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, June 25, 2014

A Look at WWDC 2014 from our own Senior Application Developer, Matt Grayson

We’ve asked our resident tech guru Matt Grayson to provide some insights for the rest of us from his experience a couple weeks ago at the  Worldwide Developer’s Conference (WWDC) that took place June 2-6. To see what his take on everything from what’s ahead for the future of technology to his favorite Apple product, see below. Why as a developer is it so important to attend a conference like this? WWDC provides developers with a means of learning about the... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Monday, June 23, 2014

New Digital Marketing/PR Specialist Joins Speak Team

Hi, My name is Kindra Svendsen, and I recently joined the Speak Creative team as a Digital Marketing and PR Specialist. You will be hearing a lot from me moving forward here on the blog as well as on our team social accounts. I am thrilled to join Speak in the midst of several exciting changes; the launch of the new Nashville office, the redesign of several of our platforms (including ShopKit , SiteWrench , Everchurch and Capacity ), and the overall growth of the company. In my... Read More
Posted by Speak Creative at Monday, June 16, 2014

REcon Conference Rundown | Shopkit - Your turn-key solution

RECon Recap  Walking. Meetings. Walking. Demos. Walking. Talking. Did I mention walking?  We recently took ShopKit out on the road to Las Vegas for the annual ICSC RECon convention with 30,000 of our closest friends. The conference hall is impressive and seems to go on forever with hundreds of booths and large displays lining the conference hall. We were even able to stop off at the Coca Cola Happiness lounge to play a quick game of arcade basketball. The... Read More
Posted by CJ Jordan at Thursday, May 29, 2014