Topic: Advice

A 4 Month Hiatus From Blogging

A 4 Month Hiatus From Blogging

Published October 17, 2014 by Brad Knutson

Sometimes you just need to take a step back from the things you love the most. 6 months ago I was stretching myself pretty thin. On top of my full time day job, I supplemented my income with some freelance work. 2014 has been my best year to date for freelance work in terms of […]

Getty Images Now “Free” to Embed, Implementation Sucks

Getty Images Free to Embed

Published March 6, 2014 by Brad Knutson

You may have heard in the news recently that Getty images have made their images freely embeddable on any website. If you haven’t tried them out yet, you’re not missing much. I’m not a big fan of this move, as you’ll soon find out. Getty Images is dropping the watermark for the bulk of its […]

Should Marketers Learn to Code?

Should Marketers Learn to Code?

Published March 6, 2014 by Brad Knutson

There seems to be a never ending debate amongst marketers. Should marketers learn to code? I find this debate very interesting. My background is in web design and development, but in the last few years I’ve also dived heavily into the marketing world. I’ve come across many marketers who also have backgrounds in web development. […]

What I Learned From My First Year of Blogging

One Year of Blogging

Published February 4, 2014 by Brad Knutson

Yesterday marked the 1 year anniversary of the launch of this blog. It’s been an interesting journey to say the least. I should preface this post by saying that this isn’t really my “first” year of blogging. I’ve blogged before, but never for a solid year, and never with so much of my own resources […]

The SEO Apocalypse: Living in a (not provided) World

SEO Apocalypse - (not provided)

Published September 30, 2013 by Brad Knutson

Queue REM’s infamous track “It’s The End Of The World As We Know It.” With recent speculation that Google is moving to 100% encrypted search, marketers and SEOs alike are planning for the worst, and wondering what is next. I think people are overreacting just a little bit. Google has been ramping up (not provided) […]

Learn Web Development at 2% the Cost of a College Degree

Learn Web Development with Treehouse

Published September 3, 2013 by Brad Knutson

When I first started college, I had every intention of becoming an Actuary and holding a fancy corporate job wearing suits and working on the 42nd floor of some high rise in a major city. 4 years of college later and I only recently realized that I could have saved a lot of money and […]

What I’ve Learned From 100 Blog Posts

100 Blog Posts

Published June 20, 2013 by Brad Knutson

This marks my 100th blog post. When I launched this site four months ago, I wasn’t sure where I was going to go with it. I had always wanted to blog about SEO and web development techniques, but a full time job and other responsibilities don’t leave much free time to write. If you had […]

So You Need to Hire a Web Developer?

Hire a Web Developer

Published April 22, 2013 by Brad Knutson

Your boss just tasked you with overseeing a large marketing website, or maybe a complete redesign of an existing site. Where do you even start? Is this something you can handle yourself? If you need outside help, what should you be looking for. Perhaps the biggest problem that some people have when being given a […]

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