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Tech News

Facebook to Change News Feed to Focus on Friends and Family

Publishers just felt a knife in their back.

[The New York Times] | June 30, 2016

Tech News

Instagram Now Has Half a Billion Users

Holy duck lips, Batman!

[Bloomberg] | June 22, 2016

SEO & Marketing

5 Ways To Get Your Google Ranking Up

By dan | June 17, 2016

Like Fat Joe, we hear a lot from clients about wanting to get their Google search ranking…”All the Way Up.”

To the top.

To be the Don Juan of the Google game.

Well…Hmmmmm. (Are you sitting down?) We’re here to lay some truth on you: It takes brains, hard work, and plenty of practice. You didn’t think you’d be headlining in a week with some fake SEO outfit?

Did you?

Maybe you did. We’re here to put those weak spammers to rest.

Allow us to break it down: (more…)


New Site: Gigiliscious

By dan | June 15, 2016

I’ll be honest: I had no idea what a hair extension was before Gigi from Jerseyliscious came looking for a site to sell them. (Women have all these tricks. My only one is to make sure I’m wearing deodorant.) But, like anything unfamiliar, we were curious. What started as a place to sell her high-end hair eventually became a full shop of accessories and appointment booking. We used the hot pink and black as the main colors of the site to match her brand and product line. We also think it has a nice edge: Not falling into the trap of being overly girly. Gigi has a lot of sass. The site had to show that.


Web Design & Developmnt

The Wipe Effect

By dan | June 15, 2016

One of 914digital’s go-to places for inspiration is a site called Codyhouse. They have a great library of animations using the concept of flat design that organizes content into user-friendly experiences. When building a site, we understand the practical. But how can you throw that little flourish in there that helps you stand out? Take a look at the wipe effect they’ve created to get some ideas. (more…)

Tech News

What You Need to Know About Apple’s Software Upgrades

Can we please get a better iTunes?

[NY Times] | June 14, 2016

Tech News

Microsoft Pays $26 Billion for LinkedIn in Biggest Deal Yet

Microsoft Office will have some people you might know.

[Bloomberg] | June 13, 2016