I remember when social media was fresh and new. Everyone was either excited or dismissive, but very few could explain precisely why. It was new. That’s it. Since then we’ve seen social media become a powerful tool in the digital marketing landscape. Some still thumb their nose at social media, but, social media marketing is... Read More
- Jon-Mikel Bailey
- Wood Street, Inc
Jon-Mikel Bailey - Before co-founding Wood Street in 2002, Jon worked in sales, marketing and business development for technology and marketing firms. A popular speaker, he gives seminars on marketing, internet marketing, branding and web design to chambers of commerce, trade associations and colleges. He has a BFA in Photography from Frostburg State University and still shoots photos for Wood Street clients.
Email has died a thousand deaths. And each time, it comes back stronger and better than ever. Email isn’t going away. Social media needs it, businesses need it, and we all still need it. Email is still one of the best channels for reaching your customers. WordStream has a great rundown of email marketing today…... Read More
Landing pages are an important piece of any digital marketing effort. Landing pages are your secret weapon, generating one million new leads! OK, maybe that’s a bit exaggerated, but they can move the needle, if you know what you’re doing. Maybe you’ve heard the term “landing page” but are not sure what a landing page... Read More
This question comes up quite a bit. And of course the answers will vary. There are websites we built 10+ years ago that are still functional. We don’t suggest letting your website get to 10 years old, but, you can definitely get your money’s worth with a well built website. I went looking for sources... Read More
Starting July 2018, all Chrome users will see a warning for all non-HTTPS websites. More than 50% of Internet browsers worldwide are Chrome. Trust me, you have customers using Chrome. But first, a little historical context. As far back as 2014, Google was giving preferential rankings to websites with an SSL certificate. It’s part of... Read More