Well, here we go. Week 1. We embark on a great endeavor to drink ALL THE BEERS in Ingles. So far, I’m feeling pretty good. Liver’s feeling right and I’m ready to do this. We got the first sixer today – and, for the most part, it looks doable.
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Blue Dozen Design fires white hot design from their fingers. If you cut them, out comes tiny dragons, pixels, India ink and designola. Just bring them coffee and slowly back away.
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I get these calls 4-5 times every damned day. “This is your Google Local Specialist, and we noticed that you haven’t claimed your Google listing,” or “We’ve discovered some problems with your website, and your Google listing is in danger.” Really? Odd that I’ve not noticed, and that our site is still doing pretty damned well in searches. Is it worth the panic? No…
Ever wanted to be served a steaming hot cup of cat poop coffee by an icon of the music industry? Well, I have. I’m a weirdo – but, I digress. The legendary Steve Albini brews up some kopi luwak, and I get my fix of noise rock. It beats a real job…
Well, we’re finally to Day 4 of our series. We lost some momentum (read all about it here,) but we’re back in the saddle and ready to help you turn your site into a traffic machine. Today, there’s no video – just some links and some ideas that can help you make sure your site […]
We left our beloved Asheville. In a Dolphin. Six of the seven of us. Why? Because it was the best thing we could do. It was silly, but it was absolutely necessary. With all the health shenanigans and strange family issues we’ve been cartwheeling through, we’ve all suffered to one extent or another. It’s been […]
SO – your site is set up with Yoast, you’re checked in with Google Webmaster Tools, your permalinks are set and your site is visible. Excellent! You’re on your way to good SEO. But, you could also have some problems you’re not aware of. Bad backlinks can a real problem – and if they’re bad […]
Today is a a real quick one. You’ve got a WordPress site, and you want it to rank high? Don’t miss these 2 (seemingly) simple things that can have MASSIVE effects on your SEO. The first is usually a problem only if you’ve been building your site on a staging server or subdomain, and you’ve […]
Today, we’ll walk through getting your site set up with Webmaster Tools and connecting your WordPress Yoast SEO plugin. These are THE first (and possibly most crucial) steps to getting your site noticed by Google. Below, you’ll find a video with an exceptionally charming and handsome narrator that’ll walk you step-by-step through getting started on a […]
So, you’ve got a WordPress site. It’s your pride and joy (especially if we designed and developed it) and you’re really excited to show it off – but you’re not quite sure what to do to get traffic. The brass ring here is good placement with Google (and to a lesser extent, Bing and Yahoo.) […]
Actually, logo design can be horribly difficult. There are so many forms, so many shapes, so many fonts, so many tools, so many colors that it can be a difficult thing to whittle down to the essential, creative process of logo design. We’ve nailed the process – and if you need a beautiful, non-crappy logo, you’re […]