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Best of Nashville 2015 Recap

Best of Nashville, presented by Nashville Scene This week, we had the distinct honor of sponsoring a lounge during the reveal party for the 2015 Best of Nashville Reception. The best of the best in Nashville culture attended, entering down the red carpet and past the velvet ropes to excitedly grab their copy of the publications most widely-circulated issuweekly publication to see if their business was included in the voter-read roundup. Categories like Best Restaurant, Best Art... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, October 8, 2015

Did You Meet Your 2015 Digital Marketing Goals?

This time last year, your marketing department was digging into 2015, making intense plans and goals for how they would market your business to your customers. For many, that involved increasing online presence, updating websites and social media profiles, or creating new apps that customers could take on-the-go. As we’re beginning the process over for 2016, now is the time to review those goals. Where did you land on taking your digital presence up a notch? While we’ve been incredibly... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Friday, October 2, 2015

Social Media for Nonprofits: A Quickstart Guide

Yesterday we had lunch with the leaders of Eikon Ministries , a local Memphis organization empowering youth in the Binghampton neighborhood to become a strong generation of leaders in the urban communities of our city. Our conversations about their mission and needs as a nonprofit sparked the idea for this week’s post. We understand that nonprofits are committed to specific goals, and that doesn’t leave much time for creating an active social media presence for your organization. To help,... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Friday, September 25, 2015

Holiday Shopping & SEO: Maximizing Your Holiday Sales

Are your halls decked? Is your tree lit? We're just kidding-- Christmas is still 14 weeks away. While you're still in the clear if you haven't started your holiday shopping, now is the time to start planning for your business. In addition to readying your business inventory and promotions for the influx of holiday traffic, is your web presence ready? In a July poll from G/O Digital, 48% of shoppers begin shopping by November, and they're actively looking for deals and gift ideas before... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Friday, September 18, 2015

“Hello my name is…”

Making an impression through your digital presence What makes your business great? Take a moment to think about what you would tell someone who is interested in your business and what sets you apart from everyone else-- your “elevator pitch”, if you will. Chances are you’ve got a great team, you have great products and provide great services, and most likely, you attract great customers, too. Does that sound familiar? I see you nodding your head in agreement. And you’re probably... Read More
Posted by Megan Jones at Friday, September 4, 2015

10 Search Factors to Help Your Business Stand Out

It’s easy to get lost in SEO. It can almost sound like a different language sometimes. Some of you, I’m sure, are very interested in ranking high in search results and driving targeted traffic to your website, but it's hard when Google releases algorithm changes, search updates and initiates search experiments that affect how your website is positioned. We're here to help. One of the crucial components of SEO is understanding where we’ve come from and where Google is trying to take us in... Read More
Posted by Michael Morgan at Monday, August 24, 2015

Site Launch: Hudson Orthodontics

What do you get when you have a fun-loving orthodontist who loves interacting with his patients, and a beautiful, brand new website? Hudson Orthodontics, of course! Last week, the Speak team helped Hudson Orthodontics launch their brand new website and we couldn't be happier with the result! Visit new site .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object,... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Friday, August 21, 2015

Something's Gotta GIF: How to Beat the Midday Slump

Unlike most offices, we meet the mid-afternoon slump head on at Speak and transform it into a spark of energy. As an innovative digital agency, we know it’s important to keep the creative juices flowing all day long. We have a lunch break and unlimited coffee just like everyone else, but to really get the gears turning we sometimes engage in an afternoon GIF-off. To get a better idea of how seriously we take these legendary inner-office competitions, we asked the GIF Master himself, BJ... Read More
Posted by B.J. Maxwell at Thursday, August 13, 2015

Dive Into the Georgia Aquarium App

Where can you go to find 10 million gallons of water, thousands of marine life species, and an unforgettable aquatic educational experience, right in the heart of a bustling city? If you answered Georgia Aquarium , you’d be correct. Known as the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere, the Atlanta-based aquarium is truly a magical place. Recently we had the pleasure of working with the Aquarium, developing an interactive app for their visitors through our Capacity platform . The app... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Thursday, August 6, 2015

How Apps Can Drive Economic Impact of Millennials

Over the last few years, retail shops and economic development groups have been studying and researching the power of the millennial. This large market is incredibly important to business and the economy, and identifying how to funnel the spending power of this generation can create major economic impact on cities, shopping centers and store owners. I think we can agree that millennials are a different generation than the ones that have preceded them, but then again, isn’t that the case for... Read More
Posted by CJ Jordan at Tuesday, July 28, 2015