Our Company is Growing Fast!

We have some great news! To keep pace with company growth, we created 3 new positions! Earlier this week Toni Eftink was appointed as Director of User Experience, Austin Bollinger as Director of Marketing, and Manish Shrestha as Director of Software Development. Over the past several years our company has been going through a period of rapid growth, says President ...  Read More

More Incredible Lessons from Marketing United

Sorry all, I meant to post this on Wednesday. Apologies to anyone that was waiting with baited breath. In my previous post,Takeaways from the Marketing United Conference in Nashville, TN, I shared some of the lessons learnt from Marketing United (a digital marketing conference hosted by Emma). I had planned to write everything in one post, but found there was just ...  Read More

Google’s New Mobile Friendly Algorithm

We’ve been fielding calls and emails this morning regarding Google’s changes to their mobile search algorithm, a.k.a. Mobilegeddon. This major facelift to Google’s mobile search engine takes into account a site’s “mobile-friendliness,” or ability to be viewed clearly and accurately on a smartphone. These changes, released this morning, gives mobile-friendly websites a boost on smartphones. The change has come about ...  Read More

We Won 4 ADDY Awards!

We've been attending the local ADDY's (American Advertising Awards) for several years now. Over the years, we've been honored to receive several recognitions, and this year we're proud to announce that Element 74 has picked up four more awards. Our 2014 ADDY Awards 1. GOLD American Advertising Award for The Lodge at Loma Linda Website We won a Gold award ...  Read More

Life in the Cloud: 6 Tips to Stay Safe

What is the cloud and how can we use it in everyday life? Sam Bowling, an employee at SingleHop, a company that specializes in cloud computing, says: In a nutshell, the cloud is a way to store data remotely, rather than on your home computer. This gives you easy access to your photos, documents, and other files from anywhere at ...  Read More

Web Design 101: Understanding the Wireframe

If you plan, design, or develop websites you probably know exactly what a wireframe is and how it's developed, but if you're on the client-side of things, you may find wireframes rather confusing. If that sounds like you, you're not alone, trust me. In fact, wireframes are one of the most misunderstood parts of the web development process to the ...  Read More