Thought Hive: Examples of Successful Inbound Marketing Website Design

Posted by Nate Ruttan Jun 12, 2017

We all know website design isn’t just for looks. Creating an optimized website means taking the time and effort to plan ahead, which can pay immense dividends in SEO and lead conversion. Here are some great examples of excellent, modern website design.

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FAQ Friday: Video Marketing and Online Video in 2017

Posted by Nate Ruttan Jun 9, 2017

Video marketing is a must-have strategy for anyone competing in the digital space. But using video for your business goes beyond a simple upload to YouTube. We tackle some of the most pressing VM questions in this week’s edition of FAQ Friday.

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Why the Play Button is the Most Clicked on CTA in the Digital World

Posted by Nate Ruttan Jun 7, 2017

Video plays a vitally important role in online marketing. The play button is the most clicked on CTA in the digital world because, let’s face it, online traffic loves video!

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Thought Hive: Live Video Marketing Campaigns

Posted by Cydne Stewart Jun 5, 2017

Live streaming video has come of age. If you didn’t know the impact live video streaming is making, you will notice more live video presence over the next couple of years—especially within social media. Most experts believe live video is in a growth phase and is here to stay, so keep it on your radar!

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FAQ Friday: Mastering the Mobile Search Engine

Posted by Nate Ruttan Jun 2, 2017

Today’s world moves faster than ever. The phones in people’s pockets have vastly more computing power than it took to launch the 1969 moon landing. Information is instantaneous, so it’s no small wonder that mobile search is at an all-time high. Keeping your website up-to-date now means making it mobile-friendly as well.

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Why Do Google Rankings Matter to My Business?

Posted by Nate Ruttan May 31, 2017

When Larry Page and Sergey Brin started a search engine in a garage in Stanford, no one in the world could imagine how it would change the internet forever. Yet today, it is an undeniable fact that Google is the world’s #1 search engine. Originally coined after the number “googol,” or a 1 with one hundred 0’s following it, the tiny garage-based firm now acquires an average of one company per week.

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Thought Hive: A/B Testing to Better Website Conversion

Posted by Cydne Stewart May 29, 2017

Website conversion optimization may seem like a mouthful to say, and a giant task that only large organizations can perform—but it's not (at least on the second count).

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FAQ Friday: Website Development in 2017

Posted by Nate Ruttan May 26, 2017

With every passing year, the ubiquity of the Internet becomes further and further embedded into our culture and society. The growth of the digital marketplace is accelerating, as more businesses upgrade their online presence and become more competitive in terms of optimization and interaction. In today’s FAQ Friday, we tackle some common questions pertaining to the immediate future of web development.

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How to Prioritize Your Website Updates with the Scrum Method

Posted by Nate Ruttan May 24, 2017

Updating your website shouldn’t be a stressful, overwhelming process that takes place every few years. Ideally, your site should constantly be evolving and improving just like your company. Using the scrum method is a useful tool, but incorporating growth-driven design will take your redesign process to the next level.

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Thought Hive: Growth-Driven Design Priorities and Challenges

Posted by Cydne Stewart May 22, 2017

The future of digital marketing revolves around the personalization and engagement that companies must give to attract, convert and retain their customers.

Old-school outbound marketing believes the best way to market your products and services is by putting you and your products before the customer's preferences.

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