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The One Page Website: Friend or Foe

The One Page Website: Friend or Foe

For years now it has been thought that having a single dynamic looking website would not go well with your SEO and ranking amongst Search Engines. We are here to tell you that is not the case, with more and more single page sites popping up every day the popular search engines have begun to crawl through the content like a multi paged website.  But we must insist that you build or have your single page website correctly or this won't be the case for you.

Building a single page website correctly can be beneficial to you and to your business, why you…

So many reasons you don’t want to have your website hacked…now , SEO is another.

So many reasons you don’t want to have your website hacked…now , SEO is another.

Often times, we will hear from clients that they are not worried about having their site hacked because there isn’t any credit card information collected. Hacking sites is no longer a concern for online stores only. It is a concern for EVERYONE with a website. There are many reasons why having your site hacked can be a nightmare. One of these reasons is being hacked can negatively affect your SEO, most people don’t think about this or realize when it happens. But when it does...look out. When your site is hacked a search engine can pick up on it just by crawling your site.…

3 Red Flags that Send Clients Running

3 Red Flags that Send Clients Running

Agencies and independent contractors are supposed to make life your life easier. The agent/client relationship is symbiotic. The client pays money, and the agency uses their expertise to advise the client or deliver a product.  In return, the client passes on the agency’s name, and the cycle begins again.

While that sounds great, there there are problems in every relationship, and if you know the warning signs, you can look for other alternatives before the going gets rough. Here are the three most common complaints we've heard about unsuccessful agent/client relationships.

1) My Agency Acts Like a Dictatorship

Over the years, we’ve heard horror stories about website administrators who refuse to give up control of a site or marketers who refuse to listen to client input.  We’ve…

Calling All Creative Bootleggers, ADDY Awards Open for Submissions

30 Dec, 2014
Calling All Creative Bootleggers, ADDY Awards Open for Submissions

The American Advertising Awards is the largest competition in the advertising industry, representing and recognizing creative excellence around the world. 

Patrons must enter online at nmadvertisingawards.com and deliver their physical entries January 22, between 11a.m. and 4p.m. Drop off entries at ClearChannel Outdoor, 4115 Edith Blvd. NE. 

Late entries can be smuggled in at the same location,  January 23 between 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. There is a $20 bribe for each late entry. To arrange an entry pick up in Santa Fe please contact AAFNM at 505.750.3670.

HTML5 Vs. Flash: 7 Facts

Flash vs. HTML5: 7 Facts Is HTML5 on the fast track to completely replacing Adobe Flash? HTML5 is a new set of web standards that adds functionality to the web without causing problems for older browsers. HTML5 lets browsers display audio and video, use CSS3 to animate elements like images and text, reduce site load times, incorporate geolocation and a number of additional enhancements without additional plug-ins like Flash or QuickTime. These updates to HTML and CSS allow developers to build sites that are faster, more powerful, and display correctly on a wide range of devices. Here are 7…

ExpressionEngine is the Spawn of the CMS World

ExpressionEngine is the Spawn of the CMS World

Let’s start with a little overview of these two...

Spawn Al Simmons was a highly trained assassin and was considered the best in the C.I.A. He was promoted to a higher level that dealt with the things that the U.S. government kept secret. When Simmons began to question whether or not they were correct in their intentions, a superior officer hired Simmons’ partner and friend to kill him.  In Hell, Simmons made a deal to sell his soul to a demonic being named Malebolgia in order to see his wife Wanda once again. When he returns to earth it is five years later as some kind of…

Are Keywords Falling to the Way-Side?

Are Keywords Falling to the Way-Side?

Keywords are Limiting, but Topics Bring a Broader Perspective

The current Google algorithm highly values the user experience online. The algorithm seeks to provide users with immediate solutions to their present needs and wants. Essentially, Google’s “focus is to create the best possible [user] experience online in the most efficient way possible.” – B2C.com.

The algorithm relies upon excellent content – content that is:

Easy to Digest Well-written with a Focus on a Trending or Highly Searched Topic Authored by an Industry Expert Easy to Apply Timely

From such content, the algorithm dishes out the perfect morsel for the hungry searcher to consume; and the best way for searchers to find your…

Responsive Doesn’t Mean Boring

If you own a smartphone or a tablet (collectively known as mobile devices) you'll no doubt have been frustrated by websites you visit where you have to zoom in in order to actually be able to use the site and read the content.  And if you own or run a website, you'll no doubt have heard about the technique known as 'responsive theming' or 'responsive design', which is the web industry's unanimous answer to the growing marketshare 'mobile devices' have when it comes to how the world is using the internet.  In short, responsive design allows a website's content to be displayed differently depending on the viewer's…

WordPress is the Batman of the CMS World

There are so many CMS’s (Content Management Systems) out there, so much so that it’s hard to keep track. How do you know which CMS is right for you? How do you select a CMS with the best functionality for your needs? This is the first of a four-part blog series that will help you not only learn the difference between the top CMS’s, but also, remember what sets each one apart – in a fun and memorable way.

Let’s start with a little overview of Batman & Wordpress (WP): Batman Batman’s story is pretty well known, so I am not going to spend a lot of time explaining it here. What…

It’s All About Strategery When it Comes to Online Marketing

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According to research done by Smart Insights, about half of the companies who employ online marketing tactics don’t actually have a strategy. While this is startling at first read, it’s really not that surprising when you think about it. Online marketing relies heavily on time – the time it takes to think of great content, the time it takes to generate that content, and the time it takes to implement imperative marketing tasks – like scheduling frequent updates on social media platforms and posting blogs regularly.

Really, who has the time to do these things, let alone create a strategy that is easy to execute?…

 

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