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3 Reasons Websites Are Vital for Small Businesses // Oct 17 // JLB

We found this article on Forbes.com by Nicole Leinbach Reyhle, and it is right on target.  Check it out, today! Running your own business is no easy task, and your to-do-list is guaranteed to never end. This said, you shouldn’t use this as an excuse to take short cuts when it comes to having online […]

5 Benefits of Having a Website for Your Small Business // Oct 09 // JLB

A few years ago Lisa Barone wrote an inspiring article outlining five benefits to having a website for your small business.  We liked the article so much that we wanted to share it with you. “Last week at SmallBizTrends I shared the statistic that 47 percent of small business owners still weren’t using social media […]

Business Website v. Facebook Business Page // Oct 07 // JLB

We found this article by Nathan Lyle to be most helpful in answering the question… Do I Really Need a Website? I’ve Already Got a Facebook Page… Some people, in seeking to keep costs down, will skip building a website for their business and just use a Facebook page. It’s online, it lets you post […]

Donating Graphic Expertise to Williamson and Davidson Counties // Sep 29 // JLB

On November 15, Franklin, TN will remember the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Franklin. There will be re-enactors from all over the country on November 15, and 16, bringing history to life. JLB Works is excited about this community event and has donated all Eastern Flank Battlefield design with the signs around town commemorating […]

Just how wide is the World Wide Web? // Aug 19 // JLB

Check out the latest from MulitBrief by Kaylee Nelson and Ross Lancaster. Since its inauspicious debut in 1991, the World Wide Web has seen unprecedented technological growth. In a mere 25 years, it has gone from being just a dream of a British computer scientist to an inescapable part of the modern world — whether […]

Complete Guide to Visual Content // Jul 30 // JLB

Once again, we find Kevan Lee’s writing to be spot on regarding content.  Check it out below: A Complete Guide to Visual Content: The Science, Tools and Strategy of Creating Killer Images Written by Kevan Lee We love setting goals for improvement here at the Buffer blog, and one of our most recent challenges has been […]

Compelling Stats for a Web Design Strategy // Jun 04 // JLB

1) 40% of people will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load. (Source: Econsultancy) 2) 46% of mobile users report having difficulty interacting with a web page, and 44% complain that navigation was difficult. (Source: Keynote) 3) The change in a website bounce rate spikes to 100% when a […]

JLB Launches Another Great Website // May 19 // JLB

JLB proudly announces the launch of the new and improved, redesigned website for the Sewanee Summer Music Festival!  This yearly festival attracts over 200,000 student performers from around the world to participate in a closely mentored curriculum with  renowned artists.  The students will be given multiple performance opportunities during this year’s festival from June 21-July 20, 2014. […]

Top 10 Reasons to Make Your Website Responsive // May 14 // JLB

The internet is littered with statistics about the benefits of mobile responsive design for your business website.  After sifting through dozens of articles and blogs on the subject, we’ve decided to save you the time it took us to read them all and compile a list of the most compelling reasons to make the change for your […]

Compelling Facts About Website Design // May 12 // JLB

17 Must-Read Stats About Website Design and Optimization (Click here for Full Article) 1) 40% of people will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load. (Source: Econsultancy) 2) $1.1 trillion of all retail sales in 2011 were “web-influenced.” (Source: Forrester Research) 3) 46% of mobile users report having difficulty interacting with a web page, […]