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Where do you get WordPress themes?

By Leann Priebe | April 24, 2024

WordPress themes are essential for anyone looking to design a personalized or professional website without starting from scratch. Whether you’re on a budget, seeking specific functionalities, or need a theme optimized for page builders, there’s a variety of resources available.

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Two strategies for SEO on your website

By Tim Priebe | July 19, 2023

If you’re ready to take your website to the next level, buckle up because I’m about to share two SEO tactics that work. After years of doing SEO for clients, I’ve discovered two powerful strategies that consistently make the most significant impact:

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What is SEO and how does it work?

By Michela Owen | July 5, 2023

In today’s fast-paced digital world, where businesses are constantly vying for attention and online visibility is key, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has become the holy grail of digital marketing. It’s the magic ingredient that can take your website from being lost in the vast ocean of the internet to shining brightly at the top of search engine results pages.

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How do I add HubSpot to WordPress?

By Tim Priebe | April 12, 2023

Are you a WordPress user looking to add HubSpot to your site? HubSpot is an all-in-one marketing platform that helps you attract, engage, and delight your audience. By integrating HubSpot with WordPress, you can take your website to the next level and streamline your marketing efforts. Here’s a beginner’s guide on how to add HubSpot to WordPress.

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What makes a good video thumbnail?

By Leann Priebe | March 22, 2023

If you’re anything like me, you have been down a few YouTube rabbit holes. I’ll start watching my favorite make-up artist, and then hours later, I’m watching a video of Judge Judy! Every day, millions of users watch videos they never intended to. This is due in part to exciting thumbnails!

But how can you make your video thumbnails enticing on YouTube and elsewhere?

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Inserting an animated GIF into WordPress

By Michela Owen | February 22, 2023

Ever heard the adage “A picture’s worth a thousand words?” A GIF must be worth at least five thousand words if that’s true. With a mouse click, GIFs can convey tone, emotion, and cultural competency. 

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How much does it cost to maintain a WordPress website?

By Tim Priebe | January 4, 2023

Having a website is an essential part of having an online presence, and WordPress is one of the most popular web development platforms available. It’s certainly our favorite, as we’ve been using it for over a decade.

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Increase website speed for SEO

By Tim Priebe | December 21, 2022

Have you ever been super excited to check out a website that you clicked on the link, and then you waited… and waited… and waited? We’ve all been there, and it’s not much fun. When a website takes forever to load, we tend to click away in frustration. And it also means that website will slip in Google’s ranking, eventually becoming nearly impossible to find when searching.

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Why WordPress is better than Wix

By Malisa Rawlings | November 9, 2022

Let me start by painting a picture. A tech-savvy coding specialist is inspired to create a new website. She hits a magic combination of keys that brings up a bunch of code that looks like the matrix. In thirty minutes flat, she has created a beautiful functioning website.

Wait, that isn’t you? Great, because it isn’t me, either.

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How do I create a business blog?

By Leann Priebe | October 19, 2022

Here at T&S, we’re big fans of blogging. While we weren’t nearly as good at it back then, we’ve been blogging for our agency since 2008. And our longest continuous blog for a client has been running since 2011. Blogging is great for SEO, connecting with current and potential clients, and demonstrating your expertise and approachability. But how do you actually create a business blog?

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