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Revex

Revex Moves Forward With Inspired Web Design

Client Overview: Revex, the award-winning Michigan export firm, provides multiple levels of export services from marketing and sales consulting to full export management. For over 40 years the team’s accumulated knowledge and contacts have provided a unique ability to design and implement global export strategies to manufacturing clients. Revex currently manages distribution in over 50 countries, which helps their clients pursue integrated strategic opportunities anywhere in the world. Revex is a recipient of the prestigious President’s “E” Award, which recognizes excellence in increasing United States exports. Client Goals: Michael Aughenbaugh, president of Revex, wanted a striking website design which showcases [...]

Jazzy Veggie Dishes Up New Website

Jazzy Veggie Revamps Website

Client Overview: Located in downtown Ann Arbor, the popular vegan eatery Jazzy Veggie offers delicious plant-based cuisine in a casual environment. Currently celebrating its second year in business, Jazzy Veggie offers a diverse menu of vegan comfort food that is certain to satisfy vegetarians, vegans, and meat lovers alike. Client Goals: When Ananth Pullela opened his restaurant in 2010, he launched a small website to give Jazzy Veggie an on-line presence. But as the business continued to grow, he found it increasingly difficult to maintain and update the static site. He decided last October that the time had come to [...]

Why Your Business Should Be Blogging for Internet Marketing

Why Your Business Should Be Blogging

As an internet marketing agency, one of the first things we advise our clients is to start a blog for their business. While some people might think blogging is only for guys who live in their parents’ basement to dissect plot-holes in Star Trek episodes, think again. There are many good reasons your company should be blogging now. Six reasons blogs help capture Internet marketing leads 1. Search engines love blogs Search engines rank new content highly, and a fresh blog post will get a higher PageRank than an old static web-page. Blogging is a great way to get your [...]

New website from Retina Vitreous Center is easy on the eyes

Client overview: The Retina Vitreous Center (RVC) is owned and operated by the precise and skilled hands of Dr. Robin Ross, M.D., a Board Certified Ophthalmologist. Located in Grand Blanc, Michigan, the cutting edge retina clinic is known for their qualified caring staff and state-of-the-art equipment. Client goals: The clinic wanted their website to give potential patients the same professional first impression that the clean and cutting edge facility offers to first time visitors. In addition to giving the website a visual facelift, RVC also needed a technology-lift in order to catalog a large amount of content in a flexible [...]

Time to Redesign your Site

9 Signs It’s Time for a Website Redesign!

Like a storefront, websites don’t last forever and require consistent maintenance. As the Internet continues to change and grow, your website is vulnerable to virtual decay without proper upkeep. Take a look at the following list and see if it’s time for your website’s redesign.   1. Customers are welcomed to your site with an animated clip or splash page This once trendy feature is now a thing of the past, and a nuisance for current or returning visitors (not to mention users with smartphones and tablets). A welcoming page can take too long to load, causing visitors to leave [...]

BCCE Conference Guide

2012 BCCE Online Conference Guide Designed to Save Paper & Improve Distribution Efficiency

Client Overview: Hayden-McNeil Publishing provides course-specific instructional materials with the highest quality and best value for college instructors and students. Hayden-McNeil is leveraging new ways to marry their print publishing with digital methods. Client Goals: As a primary sponsor of the Biennial Conference on Chemical Education (BCCE), to be held July 29 – August 2, 2012 at Penn State University, Hayden-McNeil recognized an opportunity to employ the use of digital while increasing efficiency and enhancing the experience of conference attendees.  The goal was to launch a digital version of the conference guide featuring information for attendees months in advance of [...]

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Be An Enabler: Make It Easy to Share Your Content with Digg Digg

I hate it when I find a great article on a website or blog, but there’s no way to share the content easily.  This morning, I found a wonderful article about company culture, but to share it via twitter I had to go through several annoying steps: Open another window to login to twitter Copy and paste the title of the article over to twitter Copy and paste the URL of the article over to twitter Hunt around on the author’s website for their twitter handle to credit them After all that, I didn’t bother with sharing to LinkedIn & [...]

WordPress Ann Arbor: SEO and Branding 1/26

The Whole Brain Group’s Kyle Stuef to Present on “Blogging to Enhance Your Brand” WordPress Ann Arbor is a monthly networking, education and sharing event in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  Every meeting consists of a presentation by a local WordPress professional, networking, tips and general WordPress discussion. This month’s meeting on January 26th, 2010 at the Workantile Exchange will take place beginning at 7 P.M. and ending at 9 P.M. The Workantile Exchange is located at 118 S Main St in downtown Ann Arbor. This month’s speakers include: JT Pratt: “Best Practices for WordPress SEO” Kyle Stuef: “Branding and Blogging” Agenda [...]

ExpertCare Website Launched

Contact: Lauren Sclesky lsclesky@expertcare.com www.expertcare.com 210 Town Center Drive Troy, MI  48084 Phone: 248.643.8900 Fax: 248.740.3505 ExpertCare Launches New Website Troy, MI, November 17, 2010:  ExpertCare, a premier provider of non-medical home care services for adults, seniors and children needing support within the home and community.  ExpertCare announced today that they have just released an updated website.  COO and Owner, Lauren Sclesky commented that she was excited that the new website would keep current caregivers and clients up to date with the latest news as well as, offering industry knowledge for prospective clients and caregivers.    “We are pleased to have [...]

Henrietta Sharp Website Launched

Henrietta Sharp: Saving the Taste Buds of Humanity When Facts Don’t Lead to Informed Food Choices it’s Time for a Story 11.2.2010 – After 15 years of being creative on behalf of clients, Market Arts Creative announces a project of their very own. It’s HenriettaSharp.com, a story-driven online platform that gets kids interested in taking charge of their own food choices. It’s a Story. It’s a Web Site. It’s a Community. There is no shortage of nutritional information but until now, the facts have not had a platform that captures the imagination. HenriettaSharp.com offers a unique approach to the problem [...]