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Your Website is Not a ‘Build it and Forget it’ Proposition

By Danielle Iera / August 1, 2017

Here’s Why Using a Professional Web Designer Saves You Time & Money I once worked with a guy who would come in on Monday after…

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WordPress Maintenance: the Key to a Successful Website

By Nicole Hanusek / July 5, 2017

Your website is a living, breathing thing, so-to-speak. It’s never truly done and needs to be looked after, just like a garden. If you stop…

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Why We Love WordPress & We Throw Shade @ Squarespace / Weebly / Wix

By Danielle Iera / June 28, 2017

We hear it almost daily from our clients and prospects –– some people hate Squarespace, Weebly and Wix, while we continue to shout out our…

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Website Project & Knowledge Management Tools We Love

By Danielle Iera / May 1, 2017

Editors note: Updated 1/4/2021 One key component of a good team is to have processes in place and useful tools at their fingertips to keep…

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Before you hire a web developer, grade them!

Things To Think About Before Hiring A Web Development & Design Firm

By Danielle Iera / April 3, 2017

So, you’ve decided you need to hire a firm for some web development and design, but where do you start? In an effort to make…

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By Danielle Iera / March 6, 2017

Interview With & Smack Happy Design Jeev: Hi, today we’ve got Nicole Hanusek from Smack Happy. Welcome, Nicole—I appreciate you coming and joining us…

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Smack Happy’s Top 7 Web Development Tools for 2017

By Danielle Iera / February 12, 2017

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…

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Choosing A Cheap Web Designer Puts Your Business At Risk — Smack Happy

Choosing A Cheap Web Designer Puts Your Business At Risk

By Nicole Hanusek / January 12, 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…

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4 Top Reasons For A Website Redesign [And More]

By Danielle Iera / December 7, 2016

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…

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Spotting A Sh*tty Storyteller, From Danielle Iera

By Nicole Hanusek / October 27, 2016

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…

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What is Content Marketing?

By Danielle Iera / August 18, 2016

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…

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Why hire a web designer? (As opposed to doing it yourself)

By Nicole Hanusek / May 9, 2016

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…

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