Memorial Day, an American Holiday

Did you know that Memorial Day is only an American holiday?  It’s always observed on the last Monday of May to honor the men and women who died while serving in the military. Early Unofficial Observances The Civil War saw more casualties than any other war in American history.  This prompted the development of our country’s first national cemeteries.  By… Read more →

The Return of Silent Film for Social Media

The next time you are watching a horror movie and feel scared, mute the sound.  It’s amazing how quickly your fear goes away.  There’s no doubt that it’s the sound that affects us more than images. When the talkies came out in the 1920s, audiences and motion picture studios were skeptical, but by the early 1930s, the talkies had taken the world… Read more →

When it’s time to change, you’ve got to rearrange.

Time to Change! In Season three of the Brady Bunch, episode sixteen (“Dough Re Mi”), Greg writes a song and reserves a recording studio for, as they called themselves, “The Brady Six”.  This was two seasons before the show jumped the shark by introducing Cousin Oliver in season five. Before they record, Peter’s voice begins to change and starts uncontrollably cracking. Peter is… Read more →

The Art of Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is almost here! It’s time to think about what kind of specials your business can offer on your website to help your customers celebrate Mom. Gift cards, tickets, beauty, flowers, photography, makeup, lunch, brunch, and dinner are just a few things businesses can promote for Mother’s Day. What is unique about your profession that would make for a unique… Read more →

Four Modern Ways Your Business Can Use Digital Marketing

It’s 2017 and technology is not showing any signs of slowing down! In these exponential times, there’s no excuse not to promote your business with technology. If sales could be better, consider these four ways to use digital marketing to bring in new and return business. 1. Send out new promotions! Purge the expired promotions and send out new ones? Hopefully… Read more →

Smile! The Future of Periodontics is Here!

A recent shoot at South Jersey Periodontics & Dental Implants has proved that many more people will be smiling bigger and brighter much sooner.  Board Certified Periodontist Dr. Daniel Kubikian is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.  He is also a Assistant Clinical Professor in Department of Periodontics at The University of Pennsylvania and a featured… Read more →

30 Years of Live Entertainment

If you have been doing something for 30 years, there’s no doubt that you’re going to be great at it.  CTO started as a singularly talented Philadelphia wedding band led by founder Carmen Tomassetti in 1987.  Thirty years and over 10,000 events later, they have become one of the best resources for full-service event entertainment in the nation, providing music to the Northeastern… Read more →

Recognizing Domain Slamming

Your website doesn’t have a name. It’s just a bunch of files which make up the structure of your website. Domain names are web addresses used to communicate on the Internet. Once you register an available domain name, you can use it as your website address or as an email address.  Your domain name must be pointed to where your website… Read more →

Webcast to the World

Webcasting is basically broadcasting over the internet.  Popular platforms like UStream and Livestream allow you to webcast live events while watching the number of viewers in real time. These statistics are valuable as they can provide insight into your capability to sell sponsorships or commercials.  Over the years, social media and chat have been added to these stream capabilities allowing viewer to interact and share the events. YouTube has… Read more →

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Video Backgrounds

Website are becoming less and less static with the rise of HTML5.  Developers are adding more digital elements like animation for a more robust user experience.  Video backgrounds are at the forefront of this current trend and many well-known companies have already taken advantage of it.  Some sites employ large background videos to suggest the message and feeling of the brand.  Others show… Read more →