What is Evolve U?

Welcome to our company blog, Evolve U. A dynamic educational experience for all things related to web design and online marketing. In an industry that moves at the speed of light, it’s important to constantly be learning and growing. View our posts below from local experts on web design and online marketing. Enjoy!

SEO Meta Data and Headings – Technical SEO Checklist Part 2

In part one of our three part series, we discussed what steps to take to fix duplicate content issues, and how to properly use the rel=canonical tag. In part two, we’ll go over what character counts to abide by for your SEO meta information, and what to do about headings like H1 and H2.

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Social Media Branding and Vanity URLs

Time and time again while using social media I run into the same dilemma: unusable, branded social media accounts. It happens for a variety of reasons such as an employee taking a proactive measure in claiming the account for the good of all brand-kind, only later to forget or delete the email account, username and password associated with it. Or, the company was late to adopt the online channel, leaving the prime, branded URL for others to claim and cling to.

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New Year, New Trends: Web Tips & Insights from the Team

The first few weeks of a new year are always a great time to review our successes and failures of the past one – especially when it comes to the ever-changing online channel. In a field where last year’s trends can quickly become this year’s trash, a review of best practices and the forecasting of those to come isn’t so much necessary as it is critical.

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The Surprisingly Strict Brand Guidelines of Social Media

I was recently asked to create some unique social icons for a client – rounded-corner buttons with a 3D look and subtle gradients. Knowing Twitter had updated its branding several times in the last year or so, I checked the website’s branding section to be sure I had the right logo. I quickly realized that …

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August 23, 2013

Email Marketing Campaign Tips – Establish The Subscriber

Converting Email Addresses into Customers You’d like to create new customer relationships and even have the emails to do it. You have the tools. You have the means. Now what?  Start by asking a question of your own: Who are you sending the email to? This question is the very foundation of your email campaign. …

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