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Learning Through Doing: A Figtern Story

May 5, 2016 5:08:07 PM Posted by AJ Beltis Topics: Digital Marketing

It's a shame that internships have such a bad rep among some of my peers. Coming from a school that's known for its business program, I always thought internships were simply a means to an end - a necessary evil in order to boost your chances of a post-graduation career. I am so happy to say that now, at the end of my digital marketing internship at Figmints, my perception was completely wrong.

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Native Creative: 10 Cool Things on the Internet Every Two Weeks

Apr 27, 2016 11:31:53 AM Posted by AJ Beltis Topics: Native Creative

Here at Figmints we thrive on the new, the creative, the innovative, and the eyeball-widening joys of the Internet. Every other week, we meet as a team to share the coolest and most interesting things we find online. It could be an expertly-designed website, a video or an article that speaks to us on a spiritual level, a product we just can't seem to believe, or something else entirely. 

Here's last week's installment if you missed it.

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4 B2B Marketing Mistakes and How to Fix Them

Apr 18, 2016 1:00:00 PM Posted by AJ Beltis Topics: Marketing

Make no mistake - smart, skillful, purposeful, and creative marketing can elevate your business to an unimagined level of performance. But how do you get to that level as a B2B company?

It always seems that business-to-consumer companies place a bigger emphasis on marketing, while business-to-business companies put a larger focus on sales efforts. However, the role of marketing in a B2B setting cannot be overstated.

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Native Creative: 10 Cool Things on the Internet Every Two Weeks

Apr 7, 2016 3:47:43 PM Posted by AJ Beltis Topics: Digital Marketing, Native Creative

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Here at Figmints we thrive on the new, the creative, the innovative, and the eyeball-widening joys of the Internet. Every other week, we meet as a team to share the coolest and most interesting things we find online. It could be an expertly-designed website, a video or an article that speaks to us on a spiritual level, a product we just can't seem to believe, or something else entirely. 

So go ahead and acquire some snack food, settle back into a plush seat, and enjoy some cool things on the internet.

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How to Not Destroy Your SEO During a Website Redesign

Mar 24, 2016 1:00:00 PM Posted by AJ Beltis Topics: Website Design, SEO

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You finally admit that a website redesign or company rebrand is due, and you're on the path toward what should be better (and hopefully more lucrative) days for your company. But one of the biggest concerns with this process is the knowledge that you may lose some of your pre-existing SEO. In this post we'll discuss some SEO website strategies to employ during a website redesign.

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