Mike Congdon

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101 essential free fonts for web designers

Every designer knows that free fonts are a godsend when working on a project, but truly valuable free fonts can be tough to find.<p>With this list we’ve …

11 unwritten rules of design

From grid theory to the Golden Ratio, there are a set of fundamental principles that are passed down from generation to generation of designers. …

Well-Designed Government Agency Websites

For just about any other trade or niche, we can use the words ‘beautiful’ or ‘awesome’ in the title. Government agencies, however, seemed to get left …

Google+ SEO Tips For The Local Business Owner

Nobody loves Google+ as much as Google. So much so, they’re using Google+ Pages as the destination URLs in the packs now. Looks like you don’t even …

Local Search

How to Compute Social ROI

Today we will attempt to tackle the mysterious question: how do you compute the return on investment generated by social media campaigns? Here are a …

Social Media

The State of Small-Business Website Marketing [Infographic]

Thanks to content marketing and website optimization, many small businesses are winning more leaders at a lower cost than their larger …

Top Five Predictions for 2014 in Advertising

In 2014, we'll see brands and agencies harness digital advertising in a way that integrates seamlessly with people's busy lives, whether through …

AdTech

Mobile marketing is critical to small businesses in US

A recent study is revealing that smartphone penetration is making it vital to advertise over this channel.<p>According to the latest study from Pew …

Mobile

The 5 P’s of Social Media Framework

Guy Kawasaki, founder of Alltop and former Apple Chief Evangelist, held a recent webinar on increasing social media engagement. Here, Kawasaki …

Social Media

Video Is the Future of Social

This past spring, at the YouTube Upfronts in New York City, Google vice president Robert Kyncl stood in front of a packed audience of brand marketers …

Turn Digital Audience Report shows brands moving from single to multi-channel advertising average a 300% improvement in ROI

Brands choosing to advertise across multiple digital channels (mobile, display, social and video) has increased globally by 137 per cent in 2013, …