My Take On The (MDMC17) Midwest Digital Marketing Conference 17

My take on the 2017 version of the Midwest Digital Marketing Conference in St. Louis, MO

It’s been a while since attending the MDMC 17 conference. This is the Midwest Digital Marketing Conference which has grown year over year by large numbers. 2 years ago I had never heard about MDMC. Last year I attended and you can read my take on the 2016 conference here. The 2017 version grew to a two-day… Read More

Our Website Design and Web Development Process, With Tips For New People To The Industry

One of our designers and front end developers working on our website design and web development process for a new site.

Matchbox Design Group has been around for 10 years, almost 11 now. You can trust that we don’t just take your order and give you a canned web design. Our web designers are the best of the best, they take their time getting to know your brand. They also do research on the market you… Read More

Matchbox Design Group Named Top Web Design Firm In St. Louis By

Matchbox Design Group has been named top web design firm In St. Louis by Clutch.CO

Matchbox Design Group has been providing top-notch digital and branding solutions since our founding in 2006. With over a decade of experience, we help empower our clients to grow by using our extensive web design, SEO, and digital strategy skills. We were recently named top web design firm in St. Louis In fact, our work… Read More

Should I Use Professional Or Stock Images On My Site?

Matchbox Design Group had professional pictures taken for their website as they are more personal than stock photos

None of us want to admit it. Not your postal worker, not the cook at your local restaurant and not those of us in Design and Marketing. But, the truth is appearance is everything. We are always asking should I use professional or stock images on my website? The answer can be tricky, you can… Read More

VMS (Visual Management System) Case Study For PAI Inc.

Matchbox Design Group developed a visual management system for PAi Inc.

“Paramount Apparel Prints All of Nike’s T-Shirts. Matchbox Design Group makes the software, VMS or Visual Management System, that runs their production floor.” Paramount Apparel Inc screen prints an incredible volume of t-shirts in all shapes and sizes. They have over 22 presses kicking out 4 million shirts per week. With this kind of volume,… Read More

What Are LSI Keywords And How Do They Help Website Rankings

Latent Semantic Indexing Keywords

We all know that Google loves content, but not just content. Google loves good quality content. In fact, if you want your website to rank well in Google, you will need quality content. That means quality content for your users and for Google. If you want to rank for a certain keyword, you write your… Read More

Free December Wallpapers & Holiday Dash – A Free Game

Free December Wallpaper

The Holidays Are Here! The holiday season is a busy time. There’s ice skating, Christmas tree shopping, trying not to die while you precariously hang the lights, family photos, stuffing and mailing all those holiday cards, holiday party after holiday party, and gifts. Oh, the gifts. Gifts for friends, family, secret Santas, and that one… Read More

Holiday Dash – The First Official Matchbox Design Group Game

Check out our Holiday Dash Game and share it with your friends

Why a Game? Each year at Matchbox, we start talking about our holiday card a few months ahead of time. In the past, our cards have involved Matchbox team photo shoots, illustration, and even crummy Christmas carol recordings. But two years ago, we decided we wanted to do something different: a game. Who doesn’t love… Read More

University City Swim Club Web Design & Development

Matchbox Design Group was lucky enough to complete the University City Swim Club Web Design and Development.

Exploring New Possibilities With The University City Swim Club Web Design & Development Project The University City Swim Club (UCSC) site was an important project for Matchbox. It gave us the opportunity to explore new techniques and provide examples of our offerings to future clients. For one, we explored the process of design when it… Read More

How Should You Ask Your Clients For Google My Business Page Reviews?

Contact Matchbox Design Group and we can set up your Google My Business page plus all of your other social media accounts

When you think of local SEO you should think about Google My Business Pages and all of the other local citations that you can get. However, Google My Business Page Reviews are not just essential ranking signals, they are also a powerful way to give customers confidence in your business and raise your trust level… Read More