What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and why do I need it?

May 18, 2016 - Tyler Groskreutz

When you go to a search engine, such as Google or Bing, have you ever wondered how that search engine determines the order of websites that it shows you? It is done by something called search engine optimization. The search engine takes in a number of factors to give you, the user, the most relevant […]

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What do I want my website to do?

Nov 2, 2016 - Tyler Groskreutz

Most businesses know that they need a website. What the website does often varies by industry, and often the niche within that industry. In short, a website should make the lives of your existing or potential customers easier and also benefit some function of the business. So, before you sit down with someone to have […]

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Flat Design on the Web: Future, Fad, or Something in Between

May 18, 2016 - Tyler Groskreutz

Website Magazine released an article today in which they state that flat design, which has become more popular as a result Windows Phone 8 interface design, is here to stay. I don’t think that’s entirely true, but its unlikely that it is a fad either. In the article, Website Magazine’s Creative Director Jesse Erbach states […]

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Helpful tips when building a website for your business

May 18, 2016 - Tyler Groskreutz

Nowadays it seems like every marketing company, ad agency, TV and radio commercial is telling you that your business needs a website and you should use their company to build your website. But how do you sort through the noise? There are so many options. It starts with asking the right questions: What are my […]

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What is a Content Management System (CMS)?

May 17, 2016 - Tyler Groskreutz

Overview Simply put a content management system (CMS) is a piece of software that also the owner of website to make basic to moderate changes to the website without understanding the typical markup/code associated with building a website. This allows business owners, marketing managers, writers, etc. to add content without getting a webmaster involved in […]

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Why even small businesses need marketing plans

May 17, 2016 - Tyler Groskreutz

For small businesses, marketing plans can seem like a waste of time and money. I would argue the opposite is true. They are very valuable to businesses especially small ones. I can personally attest to this notion. ¬†While yes, building marketing plans is one of the many things I do to make money for my […]

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