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Money-Saving Apps and Tips
March 5th, 2018

I realize it’s March, and most everyone has already abandoned their New Year’s resolutions – but not me! My New Year’s Resolution was to create a monthly spending budget and stick to it. So how is a millennial DINK (Dual-Income, … Read More

What is SEO?
March 5th, 2018

This seems easy enough: SEO is Search Engine Optimization. But simply knowing what SEO stands for doesn’t tell you everything about it—not that we should be surprised. What we mean when we refer to SEO, is the practice of updating … Read More

Are WordPress Updates Necessary? Learn About Regular WordPress Maintenance
March 5th, 2018

Let’s first dive into the history of WordPress. This Content Management System (CMS) was released on May 27th, 2003. The start of this CMS was dedicated towards blogs, specifically. At most it probably had an “About Me” and “Contact Us” … Read More

Four Exciting Web Design Trends of 2018
February 6th, 2018

We are a month into 2018 and a few things have happened in that time. First, it has been long enough that there is embarrassment when we accidentally write 2017, and second, there are new web design trends coming to … Read More

Why Does My Business Need a Newsletter?
February 6th, 2018

How To Write an E-Newsletter: 101 “Newsletters are old school.” “No one clicks on those anyways.” “What’s the point of a newsletter?” These may seem like legitimate concerns when thinking about creating an e-newsletter, but there are actually several advantages … Read More

All About That Schema
February 6th, 2018

One factor towards Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is called Schema Markup. This markup was launched June 2nd, 2011 by leading search engines Google, Bing, and Yahoo. But, what is Schema Markup and how does it work? Before we dive into … Read More

Social Media: Strategies for Businesses: Part 2
January 8th, 2018

You’ve read last month’s article about the benefits of social media for businesses. Now you’re asking yourself, What do I do now? This month, we’ll discuss some first steps about how your organization can harness those benefits & use social … Read More

Net Neutrality: Did the FCC Make the Sky Fall?
January 8th, 2018

By now, you have probably heard that the FCC repealed net neutrality on December 14, 2017. Maybe this news was greeted by memes like the one above in your social media feeds. If these are to be believed, the sky … Read More

Cookie Law: What Is It? How Do Companies Comply With Cookie Regulations?
January 8th, 2018

Have you ever gone on a website and gotten a little pop up box that asks your permission to use “cookies?” That website is probably already complying with the European Cookie Laws. Website cookies come with various rules, laws, and … Read More

MG Design Year in Review: 2017 Edition
January 7th, 2018

2017 was a great year here at Media Genesis. Between the posters for MG events, company newsletter designs, client work, and social posts, there hasn’t been a dull moment in our design department this year. We decided to pull together … Read More

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