What’s new with WordPress 3.9?

As you may already be aware, using WordPress is one of the best choices you can make when determining the right CMS for your website. Why? Cause so many people are working collaboratively to make sure it’s always updated, fresh and relevant. As you can see here at the WordPress release archive there have been […]

ChromeWebfonts

On February 20, 2014, Chrome v33 was released. With this release, Chrome claimed that those dealing with the problem of Webfonts on their sites not appearing in that browser. Unfortunately, many people were still experiencing the problem. The way the issue manifested is this: In the Chrome browser, if you visited a website using a […]

WordPress Shortcodes Explained + VIDEO

WordPress shortcodes are really awesome BUT at first (for noobs) they can seem more difficult than they really are. We’re going to clear up what shortcodes are and display for you how easy they are to use. WP introduced the incredible tool in version 2.5 on March 29th, 2008. At Spark Logix, we’ve been building […]

Google Basics: Insight for SEO & Adwords Newbies

Naturally, if you have a website, you want people to be able to find it. The best way to do this is by appearing in search results — specifically Google. But, it takes more than just creating a webpage for it to appear in search listings (much less highly ranked). You have to optimize. However, […]

Using Social Media to Improve SEO

With Facebook at over 1 billion members, Twitter with 645 million members, and Google+ passing the 300 million user mark, it’s evident social networks are a great place to connect with consumers. And although social media has many marketing benefits in its own right, it’s also a powerful SEO tool. Social Media’s Influence on SEO […]

How to Optimize Your Local Business Listings

If you’re a medium to small business, you need more than just SEO — you need local SEO. That’s because your business can really standout when in front of a local audience, and most likely, the majority of your customers and potential customers live in your general vicinity. Also, Google is increasingly providing searchers with […]

psychic

Did you know we here at Spark Logix Studios, in addition to being amazing web designers, are also psychics, mentalists, and prognosticators of the highest order?  Through the use of magical healing crystals, animal bones, Tarot cards, chiromancy, ouija boards, and phrenology, we can see into the near future, and predict what the internet will […]

Old Spice

We love advertising… put better: we love GOOD advertising. You know, when it’s done right and you think “ah yeah, now that was done right.” So already, this early in the year we’ve seen two commercials that have really stood out and we thought we’d share em.

WordPress Dashboard Update

What is that you say? The dashboard for WordPress is getting a facelift? Why yes, that’s exactly what we’re saying. And this is great news, let’s face it, working in WP can get a little depressing… it’s so gray (and blah). Not. Any. More. WordPress has gotten a facelift. 3.8 brings a fresh new look […]

5 Web Design Resources | Spark Logix Studios

We live in a time where a website is pretty much a requirement to be seen as legitimate. Any business without a website is less likely to be trusted and will usually lose out on business to a company that has one. But just having a website isn’t enough anymore. A website has to impress […]