How Videos Help Businesses by Increasing Engagement

Photo Credit: larskflem Videos have been used to help increase engagement for online websites for quite some time. The use of videos keeps climbing because they really do work to help engagement.Statistics show that adding videos to online sites help with ecommerce sales, search engine rankings, and branding. In many ways video can convey information or… Read more »

SmartShoot Star: Justin Weiler

The SmartShoot Star is a weekly blog series that features a SmartShoot creative. Our fantastic Creative Network features some of the best photographers and filmmakers in the world and we want to make sure they get their due exposure. This week, we have an awesome rockstar SmartShoot creative. His name is Justin Weiler. He is… Read more »

Animated Videos: Making an Animated Video Explained

Why does Dropbox use a 3-year-old animated explainer on their homepage? How did Crazy Egg drive an extra $21,000 a month in new income with its animated explainer video? The simple answer is that animated explainer videos work! Keep reading and you’ll find out the step-by-step process of creating an animated explainer video that helps… Read more »

How to Curate AMAZING Content and Grow Your Twitter Followers

While we all know that content marketing involves creating great content, however don’t forget that curating great content is equally important. With over 181 million active blogs, how do you find content that is not only relevant but valuable to your audience? And more importantly how do you find this content in as little time as possible? Let me show… Read more »

How to Save on Professional Photography for Your Website

When it comes to photography, everyone’s a professional right? Not quite… Trust me, a few years ago I went with an affordable photographer friend for our family holiday photos. I regretted it. I didn’t like any of the photos and decided to just pay her the hourly rate she asked for. An easy way to… Read more »

SmartShoot Star: Felix Mizioznikov

The SmartShoot Star is a weekly blog series that features a SmartShoot creative. Our fantastic Creative Network features some of the best photographers and filmmakers in the world and we want to make sure they get their due exposure. We have a rockstar photographer as this week’s SmartShoot Star and his name is Felix Mizioznikov…. Read more »

Top 10 iPhone Photo Apps

First impressions seem to matter most when it comes to dating, job interviews and websites. With over 366 million websites in the world, a business has about 2 seconds to captivate its visitors. In fact, a study done by the Institute for Behavioral and Experimental Real Estate at Old Dominion University found that the eye… Read more »

SmartShoot Star: Nick Paonessa

The SmartShoot Star is a weekly blog series that features a SmartShoot creative. Our fantastic Creative Network features some of the best photographers and filmmakers in the world and we want to make sure they get their due exposure. This week’s SmartShoot Star goes to Nick Paonessa who has been AMAZING on SmartShoot. He’s done close… Read more »

3 Tips to Prevent WordPress Comment Spam

Comments and feedback is healthy for your WordPress website. It keeps the post updated, making it an SEO magnet. On the other hand, comments which do not show add to the blog post or contains a link that redirects to unreliable websites will yield undesirable results to your website. Search Engine Journal placed linking to… Read more »

Twitter Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

Next to Facebook, the second most popular social media platform today is Twitter. It is called a micro-blogging site because it allows you to share anything in 140 characters or less. This includes your main message and hash tags. On it’s 7th anniversary, the social media platform stated that there are currently 200 million active Twitter users. Such… Read more »