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12 Tips for a Successful Website

So you have a website.  It's well-designed, you have your content uploaded, and you're ready to start working towards Internet success!  But what do you do now?  These 12 tips will help you build a successful website that will convert leads and make sales. Create relevant, timely content.  This is important for every single website, [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:38+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Web Design|0 Comments

Interview with a 6PM Graphic Designer

I always love learning from other professionals in the industry, so I try to reach out and speak with them whenever I get a chance.  6PM is a sister website of Zappos, and I was able to speak with a graphic designer about his professional experiences. Q: Tell me about your professional experience.  How long have [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:38+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Industry News|0 Comments

SEO – How to Get Noticed and Increase Traffic

Search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the most important tools that a business has to market their website. However, it’s critical to approach this the correct way in order to get noticed on search engines and increase traffic to your site. The image below shows the key elements of successful SEO: Keyword Research Before beginning [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:38+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Marketing|0 Comments

A Look Into Young Entrepreneurship

Let's face it:  Entrepreneurship is hard.  And being a young entrepreneur can be even harder.  But more and more young people want to start businesses.  In fact, according to a recent poll conducted by Ecopreneurist, 54 percent of young Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 want to open their own business. This increase [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:39+00:00 January 30th, 2016|Business Development|0 Comments

WordPress Plugins – The Ultimate List

If you're just getting started (or even if you've been using Wordpress for a while!) the Wordpress plugins directory can seem overwhelming.  And then there are paid plugins, too!  So we wanted to make that process easier for you.  Here's our list of Wordpress plugins that are tested and proven: Wordpress Plugins for Speed Site speed is [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:39+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|Web Design|0 Comments

It’s Now or Never

This month, I was invited to attend a luncheon with high school entrepreneurs as part of Junior Achievement Entrepreneurship Week in Middle Tennessee. I believe in lifelong learning and personal development, and that's one of the core values of Blue Ivory Creative. It’s amazing that no matter the point at which you [...]

By | 2016-10-19T22:01:39+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Blue Ivory Culture, Business Development|0 Comments

Why Business Owners Should Have Pets

We've been hearing quite a few arguments recently for allowing pets in the workplace, so we decided to look into it.  The same benefits that pets are said to have in a traditional work environment certainly apply to business owners!  Here are a few of the reasons why business owners should have pets: 1. Companionship - [...]

By | 2017-08-04T20:35:10+00:00 May 29th, 2015|Business Development|0 Comments