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Pros & Cons of Digital Marketing for Small Business

September 15, 2017by Noah Kain

Pros and Cons of Digital Marketing for Small Business

SEO? PPC? Keywords? Responsive? Content? If you own a small business, these are terms you’ve probably heard of but might only have limited knowledge on; A fact that can make committing to digital marketing services a difficult choice. This is a reality for many small business owners like you. That…

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Culture

Giving Back: Fighting Addiction Through The Web

September 13, 2017by Noah Kain

One of the great things about working for Duckpin Design is that we are encouraged to volunteer and give back to our community. Each calendar year we’re given the opportunity to take a day off to do anything from planting trees to running a charity 5k. It’s a nice reminder…

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Web Development

The Hidden Costs of Third-Party Plugins

August 22, 2017by Andrew Woods

The Hidden Costs of Third-Party Plugins

Here at Duckpin Design, we’re big advocates of the WordPress CMS and use it for many of our web projects. It’s open source, flexible, widely known and accepted, client-friendly-ish, and after building custom WordPress solutions for years, our team knows it like the back of its hand. We even have…

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Culture

Opinion: Visual Geniuses of Film

August 21, 2017by Maryn Jacobs

Who doesn’t love movies? I dare you to find this mystery person. No matter your feelings, you have to admit that film has come a long way since it’s advent in the 1890s. It has progressed from black and white, soundless, minute-long films to epics filled with CGI and surround…

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Marketing

What is a CDN & Why You Should Use One

August 15, 2017by Andrew Woods

What is a CDN?

A CDN should be a part of every company’s website speed improvement strategy. If you’re not working to improve your website speed, you probably should be! Here’s why... As far back as 2012, global web giants like Walmart started publishing reports on the immense power of improved speed, and more…

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