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Does your website need a redesign?
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Does your website need a redesign?

The lifespan of a website depends on several factors. Technology is constantly improving, user interfaces go in and out of style, and your business changes. Here are three options to consider when evaluating your current website design. Option 1: Just update the content This is a great first-step approach to any website redesign. You can start with our website audit worksheet to identify areas that need improvement. Update y… read more

Finding the right web design agency
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First steps to finding a web design agency

Here is a guide detailing what you should expect from the redesign process depending on the type of company you have and the growth stage it is in. The typical process starts with a realization that you need a new website, but you have no idea what it will take to get it done. That makes sense, since you're (hopefully) not creating a new website for your company every year. There are many reasons to get a new website. Ofte… read more

Painting of Disney Castle
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A Painting a Day

I started oil painting a few years ago because we needed something on the walls, and I couldn't stand the though of my wife going to the store to buy a picture. I'm not bad — I did go to art school way back when. The problem is, I'm not very quick at it. I'm on my fourth painting in four years and this one just isn't getting finished. So a couple weeks ago,  I challenged myself to a painting a day while I was on vacation… read more

A brief presentation on website design, branding, and SEO.
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Is Your Website Up to Speed?

I recently spoke at the Harvard Club about how to improve your website. It was part of Welsh Consulting's business seminar series. We covered Branding & Messaging, Site Architecture, Website Design and Development, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Integration, and ended with recommendations on how to work with a website designer or an agency. You can download the presentation here. And if you're intereste… read more

Inbound14 and FutureM Marketing Conference
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Inspired to Act

I was really looking forward to attending the FutureM / Inbound Marketing Summit last week - not really knowing what I was going to get out of it. I go to conferences to meet and re-meet people and to learn new ideas, but most of all, it's a chance to recharge. Sometimes we need that external force to make us look at things with a different lens. On Thursday morning, I settled into one of 8,000 seats near the front of the r… read more