Category: Web

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Client Highlight: Commencement Bay Cannabis

Commencement Bay Cannabis recently opened their second location with the help of none other than Cheech and Chong, and to celebrate, we’re reminiscing on the cool project we collaborated on in 2018. Who: Commencement Bay Cannabis, owned by the Puyallup Tribe of Indians, is a high-end cannabis store that offers premium products at competitive prices.

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Off the Shelf vs. Do-it-yourself Technology

How do you know if a technology solution helps or hurts you? In the age of technology we live in where new tools are being developed all the time, there is no standard platform that everyone uses. Be it project management tools, Content Management Systems (CMS) for websites, or data gathering and storage systems, we

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A breakdown of our search engine optimization (SEO) report

Did you know that VSG provides a full website evaluation to any new client or existing client? It’s a great way to have a clear view of not just what your website says, but how it’s working to improve your business. If you’d like a free website evaluation, click here  When evaluating a website

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A Quick Guide To Chatbots

A Quick Guide To Chatbots What is a chatbot? Have you ever used the chat feature to contact customer service on a website? Then chances are you’ve encountered a chatbot. A chatbot is simply an automated chat feature using artificial intelligence to respond to a user’s questions. In other words, a chat robot. Don’t let

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Website Security: Let’s talk SSL certificates

Website security: Let’s talk about SSL certificates What is an SSL certificate? SSL stands for “Secure Sockets Layer”… *pause for confusion to set in*. Okay so if you don’t specialize in cyber security what does SSL mean? It’s an added level of security for your customers interacting with your website. That could be your website’s

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Optimizing Your Website For Lead Generation

Websites are a must in today’s business landscape- we all know that. It’s a place to tell your story, sell your products, and provide expertise. But, it can’t just look pretty! If your website isn’t optimized to convert leads (turn visitors into purchasers) then it’s no different than a brochure. In this post, we’ll go over

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Is Technical Debt Costing You Money?

Is Technical Debt Costing You Money? If you have a website, a custom database or any other technology investment, you may encounter technical debt. Here’s what you need to know: What is technical debt? Technical debt is a term used in tech to describe the cost of doing something easy over what is arguably better

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The Importance of Advanced Blog Post Scheduling

One of the primary goals of effective marketing is to reach the target audience, so it is important to understand when and how they will see the information that you share. Today, we’re talking about scheduling blog posts! Competing for the spotlight on the news feed can be a daunting task. Let us share with

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Website Analysis

Why Tracking Web Traffic Matters

When you think about the goals of a website, the words engagement, lead generation, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) come to mind, right? Well to reach those goals, first we have to know the basics. By monitoring your website analytics, you can monitor the habits of site visitors. You can use free tools such as google

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Website Optimization

3 Ways to Make Your Blog Posts SEO Friendly

Search engine optimization and content writing go hand-in-hand, one is not effective without the other.  When you optimize your content such as blog posts, web pages, or landing page funnels, you’re making it easier for search engines like Google to find out what your website is all about and in turn make it easier for people

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