How many different development *tools have you used or tried for your web development project? How many of those tools lightened your workload, or helped things run smoothly and seamlessly? We literally can’t remember how many tools we’ve been through, because there are so many available. However, we can give you a short list of tools … Continue reading Smack Happy’s Top 7 Web Development Tools for 2017
Over the years, a couple of my best clients have gone with the cheapest website design solution—whether it’s the cousin, the friend, or a referral from a business acquaintance who knows how to create websites. Most of these “solutions” have a common theme. The web designer is great at first and begins to set up … Continue reading Choosing A Cheap Web Designer Puts Your Business At Risk
Your website is your number one business asset and sales tool, so why should you consider a website redesign? Based on growth-driven and responsive web design, continuous improvements create a better-performing website. This doesn’t necessarily mean that you’ll need an entirely new site—but perhaps you’ll make some branding improvements, a few functional modifications, or really any other … Continue reading 4 Top Reasons For A Website Redesign [And More]
History says that the art of storytelling is binding, defining, relays important messaging, and invokes positive interactions and experiences among us humans. First an ancient practice, and now utilized as a marketing technique—storytelling has become a very buzzy, popular part of many marketing strategies. Creating a memorable experience with a customer, for example, can be … Continue reading Spotting A Sh*tty Storyteller, From Danielle Iera
Content Marketing. What is it? Why is it a critical strategy for any business? Part one in a series explains why Content Marketing is important and throws in a little historical perspective (Content Marketing is not new). Transcripts Hello smack happy, design blog readers. My name is Jon Hjartberg and I’m doing a guest blog … Continue reading What is Content Marketing?
The Scenario Imagine yourself roller skating down the streets of San Francisco. All of a sudden, you hit a bump, and your face meets the sidewalk, up close and personal. You try to get up, but you quickly realize that you must have broken your arm. What’s your next step? Are you going to head … Continue reading Why hire a web designer? (As opposed to doing it yourself)
What to do if someone has hacked your WordPress website. How do you know if your WordPress site has been hacked? Well there are a few tell tale signs: There are links to viagra products or something similar that has nothing to do with your content. When visit your site the browser warns you not … Continue reading Did someone hack your WordPress?
Are you curious about how we work with our clients? Well this new case study will give you a really good idea about the process of redesigning a website. The Nassau Nursery School project is a great example of a typical client experience. They already had a website but it was old and out of … Continue reading New Case Study: Nassau Nursery