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The Design Team’s Thoughts on Design Systems, the Merits of Intuitive UX & More!

Our design team is the heartbeat of our entire creative process. Finding seemingly endless inspiration in everything around them, Ben, Maggie, Lindsey, and Ca never fail to impress with their knack for innovative ideas and creative solutions. It makes you stop and wonder where they get it from. Well, right here’s your answer! To round […]

Web Development Trends, Style Guides & More!

Everybody knows that web development trends change fast. Fortunately, that’s never been much of a problem here at Blackstone Media. As a company, we’re all about continuous research, continuous education, and continuous self-improvement, and there’s no team where that mentality is more applicable than with our developers. Here, we’ve collected another handful of articles related […]

Debunking Common Web Development Myths: Part 2

In the last post, we talked about some of the web development myths that continue to circulate within the web development industry and its clients. However, we barely scraped the surface — there are plenty of myths left to address to help you gain some basic knowledge and hire exactly who you need. Here are […]

Debunking Common Web Development Myths: Part 1

In this day and age, web development myths are everywhere. So, when it comes to web and software development, many small and medium-sized business owners have no idea where to start. But business owners have to be constantly adapting to the latest consumer trends in order to stay afloat, and digital marketing and website design […]

Agency Leadership, Time Management & More!

At Blackstone Media, accountability is a big deal—especially for our agency leadership. And since everyone is encouraged to constantly stay up with the latest trends and developments in their industries, the same is expected from CEO Taylor Trusty and COO Rebecca Brady. Continuous education and learning are big parts of our day-to-day operations, and sharing […]

The Marketing Team on Great Content, SEO & More!

From content to reporting, from SEO to social media…the Blackstone Media marketing team really does it all! Luckily, they’ve mastered the disparate arts of both delegation and working together, two things that are a must for digital marketers if they want to stay ahead of the curve and keep delivering measureable results. A huge part […]

How to Boost Your Social Media Strategy: Part 2

In our previous social media strategy post, we discussed the importance of building your brand through several different social media strategies. Here we explain some more in-depth steps to follow! Step four: Share, share, share Be aggressive and share your business’s social media platforms with everyone you know. This is the beauty of social media: […]

Client Services, Traits of Good Account Managers & More!

There’s no denying that the world of client services is a fast-paced one. But for anyone working within it, chances are they wouldn’t have it any other way. At least, that’s the impression one would get after a full day here at Blackstone Media! During the day, time’s divided between all manner of tasks, with […]

How to Boost Your Social Media Strategy: Part 1

It seems that everyone nowadays has a social media account. From your grandparents to your favorite small business, social media is the best way to stay connected to people anywhere and everywhere around the globe. In the world of digital marketing, social media may just be one sector, but it carries a lot of potential […]

Digital Trends 2017

Stay Ahead Of The Competition With These Digital Design Ideas A business needs a professional and captivating website that keeps up with current digital trends because, in a sense, it is like a modern day business card. Your website needs to tell your customers what you do in 3 seconds or less or they will […]