Posted April 2017

Choosing the right hosting service for your business website or application can play an important role in the cost, scalability, and stability of your digital product. The introduction of hosting services on the cloud has produced a lot of innovation and changes in hosting services. Whether you choose Google Cloud, AWS, or another hosting service, understanding the pros and cons for each of your options is essential before making a decision that can impact your business, its structure, and how you provide services to visitors and potential customers.

Posted April 2017

Selecting the right eCommerce solution for your business or startup can quickly become overwhelming with all of the options on the market today. If you are looking for a larger, more advanced e-commerce solution Magento 2 enterprise edition may be right for you. Below we have highlighted just a few of the best features of the Magento 2 enterprise platform. Choosing the right software is vital to provide your e-commerce team with the tools and functionality needed to manage and grow your online store.

Posted March 2017

What type of marketing is the best type of marketing? Why, automated marketing, of course: when it's done right, you don't have to do anything at all. In the world of automated marketing, Drupal 8 and Hubspot can create a powerhouse blend that does nearly everything for you. All you have to do is analyze your results and optimize your settings to ensure that you're getting the best results.

Posted March 2017

The web is a constantly evolving digital space. Much like in fashion, web design evolves in trends that become popular and then fade away. Knowing the latest top 2017 web design trends is essential whether you have plans to launch a personal portfolio website or if you are looking to promote a new business or brand for a client. Staying up-to-date with the latest web design trends and practices keeps a brand's digital presence relevant and has been proven an essential part in attracting new visitors and increasing conversions of existing customers. Below are some of our favorite new web design trends of 2017:

Posted January 2017

Of all the CMS solutions available -- and there are dozens of them -- WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal have always been the break out stars. But as of 2017, Drupal has distinguished itself from the pack with a variety of new features and improvements. Here are the top five reasons why Drupal 8 has become the best content management system of 2017.

Posted August 2016

Speed can kill your website conversions

A study by Akamai, a leading Content Delivery Network (CDN), revealed that visitors have increasingly demanding expectations when it comes to website speed. This study shows that two seconds is the new expected average load time for a website, and 40% of shoppers will wait no more than three seconds before abandoning a retail or travel site. While online shoppers may be more demanding than the average user, this study clearly indicates that website visitors expect the sites that they visit to load fast. If your website takes too long to load, visitors will abandon your site in search for information elsewhere. That means that your website's speed could be the difference between a new customer and a sale for your competition.

Posted July 2016

For those of you who are not familiar with Tragic, we will start with a little background to help illuminate why taking the leap to invest in our own inbound marketing was such a big one for our small organization.

Posted June 2016

The importance of content marketing has never been more important. 67% of the buyer’s journey is now done digitally, which means that empowering your marketing team to make great content is more important now than ever. Making sure that your your content is found by your potential customers throughout their buyer’s journey is key to driving leads and increasing conversions.

Posted May 2016

You’ve invested a lot of time and effort into getting prospective customers to your website. You’ve spent hours crafting killer content with high ranking keywords, and more users are finding your website than ever before. So now that they’ve found you, how do you get them to stick around? Users can be encouraged to stay on your site longer by creating a sharp and easy-to-navigate site design that is optimized for your specific target market. When you provide an overall positive user experience, users will stay on your site longer.