September 12, 2017 @ 12:00am

Ian Mullarney

Try new things and take a risk, those are words Ian, our director of digital, lives by. Concepting, designing, creating, testing, tracking, adjusting and analyzing and then starting all over are all on the “to do” list today.

September 08, 2017 @ 12:00am

Craig McHugh

Craig is a native cheesehead who returned to Madison in 2010 after giving Southern living a go for nearly a decade in Columbia, S.C., where he worked as a newspaper copy editor. When he's not pumping out websites, he's enjoying being near family again and attending Badger sporting events. 

September 08, 2017 @ 12:00am

Micah

Micah has a Bachelors and a Masters in Creative Writing, as well as an Associate’s Degree in Graphic Design. He's written for newspapers, literary journals and other printed and digital media, and he taught writing for three years. He has worked as a landscaper, book seller, teacher and other, stranger jobs. In addition to a human family, he has a dog, a cat and four chickens.

October 04, 2017 @ 12:00am

Social Media

It’s always a good day when Facebook rolls out a new feature, and the latest is no exception.

Facebook’s latest upgrade allows business pages to upload cover videos instead of the traditional cover photos. While this may seem like a minor tweak, it’s actually a big deal. Now brands large and small can create a dynamic experience for users and generate engagements for a long-overlooked property on their Facebook pages.

August 30, 2017 @ 12:00am

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Log into Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or even Instagram, and what do you see? More likely than not, among candid pics of your friends and event reminders you’re likely to see post after post of content from another source.

Everything from news articles to tutorial videos, funny memes or moving gifs, content is being shared everywhere. If your brand isn’t creating content with shareability in mind, you’re missing out on a huge opportunity. 

July 26, 2017 @ 12:00am

Live Streaming

The explosion of smartphones in the marketplace changed a lot about the world we live in today, but from a marketing perspective, it placed a camera in the pocket of millions of people. That camera can be used to capture hundreds of images that can be uploaded directly to your favorite social media sites, or emailed to your colleagues. That camera can also be used to capture and create videos.

May 31, 2017 @ 12:00am

ATM Infographic

A recent article by American Banker highlights how big banks are investing millions in upgrading their ATM experience. 

JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America—which operate more than 15,000 ATM—recently began rolling out sleek machines that look and feel like iPads. But cash withdrawals have stagnated as younger consumers are drawn to online and mobile banking. Clearly, digital is the future.

May 17, 2017 @ 12:00am

What is search engine optimizationIf you Google the term “SEO” you will receive 515 million results in less than a second. That’s how many resources have been dedicated to documenting and explaining the concept behind Google’s search algorithm. Despite all the literature available, business owners large and small are constantly asking, “What is SEO, and why does my website need it?”