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Use Storytelling to Boost your Content Marketing Naturally

By Danielle Iera / December 3, 2018

In a recent Smack Happy Videocast, we caught up with visual storytelling expert, Jennifer Baxter. Jen walked us through how storytelling is a really basic…

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Your traffic drops A LOT—what’s next?

By Danielle Iera / December 3, 2018

It can be really easy to totally freak out when you see a huge drop in traffic, leads, conversions—the lot. First know that when you…

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Website Marketing While You Cook: 3 Recipes for Success

By Danielle Iera / January 4, 2018

We decided to combine the idea of cooking and marketing together because it’s fun and frankly two surprisingly similar concepts. Wouldn’t you want potential customers…

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How to Hire & Manage a Remote WordPress Team [WP Elevation Blog]

By Danielle Iera / September 28, 2017

In this post, Nicole shares her tips on how to hire and manage a remote WordPress team by discussing the challenges the company has faced,…

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Video: How to Add a Post to Your Google My Business Listing

By Danielle Iera / September 14, 2017

Disclaimer: If my business communications college professor got ahold of this video, she would have my head on a platter for all of the “um’s”,…

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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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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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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

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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Sending Large Files

By Nicole Hanusek / March 9, 2009

In the design business, the occasion often arises where you have to send a very large file. I consider anything over 14MB or so to…

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Supporting Imagery

By Nicole Hanusek / February 9, 2009

When I begin a project for a client I like to build up a lot of imagery that relates to the task at hand. One…

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