Google Moves to 100% (Not Provided)

Two years ago, Google started encrypting searches for people who were logged into their Google accounts, using (not provided) instead of the actual keywords that drove searchers to visit pages. They claimed privacy, wanting to protect searchers from being targeted and eavesdropped on. Flash-forward to…


Iceland's biggest volcano timelapse

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.


Applying Interactive Digital Studies at TargetClick

Starting out as an intern here at TargetClick has been a great learning experience so far. I have been here for almost a month, and I have already learned so much about SEO. I am currently a junior at the University of Northern Iowa majoring…


Google+ is More Than a Social Network

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, I’m sure by now you’ve heard everyone touting on and on about using Google+ for your website. Also like everyone else, you probably roll your eyes at the mention of Google+ while muttering “ I’m already on Facebook…


The Caveman’s Wall is Social!

The pre-historic Caveman had it going on! I’m not talking about the GEICO Caveman spokesperson either.  I’m talking about the Cro-Magnon man we learned about early in grade school in the evolutionary image of man.  You see, Mr. C (Caveman) had it figured out.  He…


7 Steps to Land an Awesome Internship

1. Follow the directions If the application resume says apply online, then apply online. If you’re supposed to send a cover letter, then do it. One of the fastest ways to get yourself OFF the contenders list is to fail to follow directions during your…


How to Add Multiple Websites to Merchant Center

Great news! Google Merchant Center now allows you to manage multiple websites and businesses from a single account with a single login. Here’s how to set it up. What you’re going to set up is called a multi client account. A multi client account allows…


Keeping Users Engaged Below the Fold

The fold is the line separating where you can read on first arrival to a site, and where you have to scroll. This term was first used by print, referring to the fold on the front page of the newspaper. There is a lot of…


The New Era of Tracking Conversions

As digital marketing services evolve and become more sophisticated, the ability to track results becomes much more complex.  We are always trying to find more ways to prove that a specific digital channel is working or that it isn’t, alongside the goal of constantly improving…