My SMCSTL Start And The Matchbox Design Group Design For The 2017 Social Media Summit

Design For The 2017 Social Media Summit

Sometimes you never know how things are going to end up working out or should I say starting out. For example earlier this year, I was told that I should apply to be on the board of the Social Media Club in St. Louis. You might know the club by #smcstl or just #smc. With… Read More

How To Ensure You Are Getting The Most Out Of Your Remote Team

Accurate Contractor Screening helps ensure you have a good remote team

With the rise and the convenience of the freelance economy, it’s no wonder companies of all sizes are choosing to delegate their tasks to remote teams more and more each day. Only alluding to college graduates and university merits to hire in-house employees and delegate tasks to them only is beginning to be a thing… Read More

Meet Stephenie Wang

Steph Wang was a great design intern for the summer of 2017 at Matchbox Design Group in St. Louis

Meet Stephenie, Design Intern Describe yourself in three words. “I had to ask some friends to help me with this one: Friendly, hard working, and of course, weird.” Where did you grow up? “I am born and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where the food is everything and a (pet) alligator in the backyard is… Read More

5 Tips To Make Writing Your Blog Easier

Do you ever get questions about how to blog better? Well here are 5 tips to make writing your blog easier

Being a digital strategist at a local marketing company in St. Louis I am asked several times a day…. Can I get some help with a blog I’m writing? The top 5 questions I seem to get are right here and I hope my answers to my coworkers’ questions can help you all make writing… Read More

Let “5 Hour Rule” Skyrocket Your Intelligence

We had the pleasure of Wendy Dessler writing a blog post for us. She talks about, Let 5 Hour Rule Skyrocket Your Intelligence.

It’s possible to skyrocket your levels of intelligence using the 5 hour rule. How do we know it works? It works because people like Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, and Benjamin Franklin have proved its effectiveness time and time again. The 5 hour rule is simple: Spend one hour a day reading, experimenting, studying, or generating… Read More

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 Clutch.co

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. Make a decision Professional Or Stock Images?

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