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Tweets // Jan 12 // JLB

We found this interesting article about Wired’s tweets by Eric Steuer.  We thought we would share it with you to give you some inspiration for tweeting in 2015.  Check it out: WIRED’s Best Tweets of 2014 I just spent a few minutes messing around with our Twitter analytics, and it turns out that we tweeted […]

Cyber Monday // Dec 01 // JLB

Traditionally, holiday shopping consisted of long lines, packed aisles, and a rush after Thanksgiving.  With Cyber Monday, you can take advantage of the holiday sales from the comfort of you pj’s and a hot cup of chocoloate.  According to Wikipedia, last year Cyber Monday hit a record of $2.29 billion in sales.  Read all about […]

Instagram, Snapseed, Flickr and more in Web Design // Sep 02 // JLB

Trend Expert Elise Moreau is breaking it down for us with 10 free Apps for the iPhone user.  Check out her article from webtrends.about.com: The camera on the Apple iPhone has the ability to capture extraordinary image quality and virtually as much photo detail as a professional camera can, making it arguably the number one […]

Higher Email Open Rates // Jul 28 // JLB

George Mathew from The Daily Egg has the secret key to unlock higher email open rates.  Read his article below: The Surprising Secret to Higher Email Open Rates Budget for email marketing is on the rise. In fact, email marketing is one the top three investments in B2B marketing, according to the B2B email marketing trends […]

Facebook 101 // Jul 26 // JLB

A big shout out to Buffer’s Kevan Lee for bringing us the latest on Facebook’s changes.  Read his article below: New Facebook Page Redesign: Everything You Need to Know to Optimize Your Page Notice anything different about your Facebook page? Facebook is in the process of rolling out a series of changes for all business pages, […]

27 Marketing Tips That’ll Woo Your Visitors and Win Them Over // Jul 20 // JLB

Neil Patel captured the essence of strategic blog writing in his article below:   Having a website isn’t enough. Slapping a website together and offering a few paid products or services doesn’t ensure that you’ll make money. Even if your offering is superb, there is still no guarantee that you’ll generate any income. Given the vast number […]

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. […]

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, […]

Awesome Signage // Aug 30 // JLB

Signage is everywhere. Whether it’s a restaurant sign, coffee shop sign, corporate building sign, road sign, or a sign from God, we’re inundated with signs in our daily lives. Thankfully, Amrit Pal Singh of amritpaldesign.com compiled a nicely curated selection of the best of the best. Take a look! Awesome Signage Design

How to use Pinterest to win friends and influence people… // Jul 05 // JLB

So…Uniqlo, an awesome Japanese clothes company (I buy their clothes every time I’m in NYC. They’re affordable and really durable. I have two linen shirts that I bought 6 years ago and they still make my regular rotation), figured out an interesting way to “market” on Pinterest. I use the term “market” loosely because they […]