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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

Speak Sets Up Shop in Nashville, Tennessee

We’ve got some huge news, y’all! Speak’s new office in Nashville, Tenn. is officially open.   It’s our fifteenth year in business, so we thought we would do something special. What’s better than adding team members ( we want you! ), talent and a second office location?    It’s already been a great year and we couldn’t do it without the support of the team and our clients. Business has been booming!  We’re already working with clients in over 40 states, so a regional... Read More
Posted by Digital Marketing Team at Thursday, May 15, 2014

Welcome to the Team, Lauren

Big announcements just keep coming from the Speak offices. We recently unveiled an all new look and feel for our content management system , SiteWrench . This time, we are thrilled to welcome aboard Lauren McKee to the account management department.    As an account manager, Lauren will be responsible for the overall client experience and maintaining long-term client relationships. She will focus on solving client problems through digital strategies, looking into the Speak toolkit... Read More
Posted by Speak Creative at Monday, May 12, 2014

New SiteWrench Interface and Enhancements

Is your website on SiteWrench yet? If not, there has never been a better time to make the switch!  We are excited to announce that we have released a fresh, new look for our content management system, SiteWrench. With this update comes several usability improvements that make managing websites and/or apps even better! We've introduced a totally new design with tons of updates using the latest coding trends like Javascript, Bootstrap and Ajax technology. This, among other updates,... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Thursday, April 10, 2014

Memphis Zoo Launches New Interactive Website

This year, our team had the distinct pleasure of creating and launching a completely new website for one of the best zoos in the country - our own Memphis Zoo. Using our Capacity platform , the Zoo introduced a completely redeveloped website, mobile site and app. After over seven years in partnership, we're happy to continue to help employ new, innovative ways to connect with Zoo audiences. See the news release below and check out the site at .  -- When a recent... Read More
Posted by Digital Marketing Team at Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Speak Adds Digital Conversion Specialist

Hello there! I wanted to take some time to introduce myself. My name is Michael Morgan and I am the proud, 21st member of the Speak Creative team. I’ve joined the Digital Marketing team as the Conversion Specialist. This is a new position at Speak; as the company continues to grow its capabilities and business portfolio, the expertise needs have grown as well.  It is also really an exciting time in Digital Marketing. Companies all over the globe are beginning to realize the unlimited... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Monday, March 17, 2014

Mobile Apps Continue to Dominate Mobile Web Browsing

Adobe Digital Insights recently conducted a study that measured engagement of apps vs. mobile websites for over 600 brands. The results were astounding. Hopefully, these results will answer some questions for those waffling back and forth between an app and/or mobile website . The study showed that smartphone users not only access apps more often than mobile websites (10 times/month vs. 4 times/month), but they also spend three to four times as much time per session in an app. When... Read More
Posted by CJ Jordan at Monday, March 17, 2014