Author: Ally Machala

There is something about marketing that can make smart people feel stupid. It’s like when you talk to a lawyer…it often feels as though they’re speaking another language. The trouble is, if you don’t understand what you’re paying for, you’re going to get duped. We’ve assembled the most common marketing issues business owners face and […]
“7 Reasons Why Your Business Should Invest In SEO” “5 Reasons Why SEO Is Important For Small Businesses” “The Ultimate List of Reasons Why YOU Need SEO!” These are just three articles you can find on the internet regarding SEO. There are hundreds – no thousands (maybe millions?) – more like them. At this point […]
Who watches TV anyway? That’s the question you need to ask yourself before you even consider spending money on television ads. According to an article written by the Director of Business Development here at Maudience, Greg Yokanovich, in the last five years the hours spent watching television by 18-34 year olds has dropped by 9 […]
Designing a new website takes a lot of planning and consideration on both your part and that of the developer. You have to pick the color scheme, what you want on your menu, and the content that will be added, including pictures, videos and copy. It’s a lot. But there’s one thing you must ask […]
Traditional advertising died a little more on Tuesday. The winning candidate spent less, connected more, and befuddled the entire establishment of marketing wisdom. Some of it may not be translatable to your business, but you owe it to yourself to at least consider just a few observations: TV, Radio, Newspaper – more of a waste […]
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What design trends can we expect for 2016? Below are a few common design predictions for this year. Color Richer, bolder color pallets. Typography Now that more people understand the use of typography and typefaces are more accessible to designers and non-designers, expect type to play bigger roles in every project. Visuals Instead of Text […]
Morgan Buisker Better utilize my gym membership. Become more efficient in my management. We’re trying to figure out the best project management system to use so that I can communicate internally and with our clients in the easiest and most efficient way in order to eliminate repeating work throughout my everyday process. Samuel McCreedy Spend […]
So you think you’re ready to get your first design job and use all that fancy knowledge you crammed into your brain from school… Or maybe you have been working as a designer and now you are ready to fly the coop and look for something new. Well here are a few tips for successfully […]
Adam Pollack Law is coming up on his year anniversary with Maudience and we asked him to reflect on his time with us. Maudience redesigned his site with a SEO focus and he also began advertising on Google. His answers reflect the benefits Maudience provides small businesses.   How did you advertise before teaming up […]
Is business casual becoming the new business professional? Dressing for the workplace is never easy and I’ve seen more and more examples of how it’s changing. Here at Maudience the attire is business casual. However, this seems to be on a need to see client basis. Lawyers are generally thought to wear suits and ties, […]
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[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font_size=”14″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Do research. Always do your research before starting a new project. Before each project you should spend at least two hours looking for inspiration and find out more about the client. Doing this will help your design tremendously. The ideas will be flowing through […]
[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] We moved into a new office space in February and we recently hosted an event that gave us the push we needed to give our office a personal touch.  Here are some ways that you can enhance your office environment. [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_4″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”https://maudience.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/IMG_7546.jpg” […]