#1e73be: Posts by Alan Hudgins

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From $5,000 to $50,000 – Why Websites and Development Costs Vary

We often have clients come to us with various quotes from other website design firms. They often wonder why the price can be so different for a quote for the same project. The first step to getting started and understanding the process is to research. Look at various companies and designers, make sure they’re willing to answer questions and explain all of the technical mumbo jumbo that can make a project cost more or less. Have them walk through the quote with you to understand what you’re paying for. Then, decide whether you want to go with a freelancer or an agency. While freelancers can often have cheaper pricetags, they often can’t offer the breadth that an agency can. Freelancers are often very good at what they do, but they are an expert in one area—not everything that encompasses marketing and website design. Agencies, on the other hand, have employees... Read More »

Why should you care about digital marketing?

With everyone doing business on their smartphones and computers, it’s important to have a digital marketing strategy. Digital marketing is basically marketing that is done online. Think about the ads you see when you Google something or blogs you read from your favorite companies or individuals. What you should include in your digital marketing strategy depends a lot on your unique business. Who is your customer? What are you selling? Where are your customers online? The answers to these questions will play a large role in determining what your digital strategy should look like. Some components of a digital strategy could include: E-mail marketing Google ads Social Media ads Social Media Marketing Blogging One you develop a digital strategy, it’s important to measure and track to know if your efforts are successful or not. Look at click rates, impressions, website views, etc., to gain knowledge into how your digital campaign... Read More »

S2N launches Preserver Partners website

S2N, Memphis website design firm, has launched a new website for Preserver Partners, an SEC-registered alternative investment management firm that manages investment funds for public and corporate pension funds. Preserver Partners was founded in 2009 and is based in East Memphis, Tennessee. Preserver Partners’ mission is to preserve capital and generate long-term returns with low volatility and relation to public markets. One feature of the new Preserver Partners site is a live stock ticker that shows the top ten stocks in their fund. The homepage also has a carousel that shows the times of investments. On the Media Page of the site, interesting articles are highlighted that explain the firm’s unique investment approach. You can also check out their team and read team members’ bios in the About Us section, complete with staff photos. Visit Preserver Partners’ website to see more. Are you in need of website development and digital marketing?... Read More »

A Quantum Leap in Website Design

Memphis-based website design firm S2N design has launched a website for Quantum Showrooms. The site was built using the firm’s Web Express design offering. S2N Web Express was created with a goal to provide all clients, no matter how big or small, with beautiful, award-winning design. S2N Web Express allows clients with smaller budgets to take advantage of expert design and a mobile-friend website. For 40 years, Quantum Showrooms has been a consistent leader when it comes to innovation, installation and service for the homeowners in the Mid-South. For Quantum Showrooms, S2N created a site that highlights wide-width, rich photos to convey the quality and craftsmanship that Quantum offers. Interactive galleries display rooms and services that Quantum provides from kitchen and bath to iron doors and more. Despite being an S2N Web Express site, the website is still full amazing photography, rich content and enough pages to house all of... Read More »