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Social Media Marketing: A Company Among Friends

Someone is scrolling through their Facebook feed, seeing what all of their friends and colleagues are up to. In the middle they see a post by Target, who they “liked” a couple weeks earlier. There is not a single person who will look at that and think, “Oh, there’s my friend…Target”. Social media marketing is…

Vibe Yoga Studio – Our Latest and Greatest

We’d like to welcome Vibe Yoga Studios to the Tribeswell portfolio. Developing this site has been an adventure from start to finish, full of challenges, rewards, and a great final product. Vibe is a Yoga Studio located in Bloomington, IN. They specialize in all types of yoga including hot yoga. They even offer teacher training…

How to Become an Internet Marketer

I was going to title this post “We’re all internet marketers. Some of us just don’t know it yet” but I decided to take off my sarcasm hat and put on my helpful hat for the day. Marketing is a part of every interaction any person has with your business. From your customers to your…

Required Plugins Every WordPress Site Needs

Like many website design companies that specialize in wordpress development, we’ve got a handful of plugins that we turn to again and again to add functionality to our clients’ sites and make wordpress more user friendly. Here is our list of standard plugins that we routinely install with wordpress. Page Links To: This is the…

Internet Marketing Wrap-Up – June 2012 – Hardware Edition

The theme for this month’s marketing wrap-up is hardware. Staying current with hardware trends is critical for internet marketers, because we need to know the capabilities of the hardware that our websites, and other media are being viewed on. Only a few years ago it seemed that hardware stayed pretty constant. Each year the manufacturers would release…

What Do You Mean You’re Not Using a Reactive Stylesheet?

So maybe you’ve heard about Microsoft releasing this new product called Microsoft Surface? Or this small product called the iPad? Of course you have, but have you considered how devices like these along with smartphones impact the way people use your website? Not too long ago the ‘hot’ thing was mobile stylesheets, or whole builds…

Anything Worth Doing is Worth Doing Right

A great man with an even greater mustache once said, “Don’t half ass two things. Whole ass one thing.”  This quote may come from Ron Swanson of “Parks and Recreation,” a comedy on NBC, but it does not mean that the message isn’t something that we should all take to heart.  We’ve all had a…

5 Simple Internet Marketing Tips

People are constantly asking us what are the small simple things they can do to improve their internet presence. The simple answer to that is anything, any little improvement you can make to your website or internet marketing plan will help, but since that is not a very helpful answer we put together a list…

How to Decide If You Should Add a New Feature to Your Website

Today’s internet offers unlimited opportunities when it comes to adding new features to your website. It seems like for only a few thousand dollars (or sometimes even a few hundred dollars) robust functionality can be built into your website. To put this in perspective, only a few years ago you had to have a budget…