How to Speed up your WordPress Website

Let Matchbox Design Group tell you how to speed up your WordPress website

Introduction It’s impossible to overstate how important website speed is to every website owner. The reasons are plentiful. Most importantly, your page loading speed greatly affects the overall user experience. The user bounce rate, as well as conversions, are very much reliant on this factor. In case your site speed is not up to par… Read More

Meet Vanessa Sickles

Meet our newest Web Development Intern Vanessa Sickles

Meet Vanessa, Web Development Intern This will help us learn more about Vanessa, our Web Development Intern for the summer. Describe yourself in three words. Honest answer? I’ll go with ‘friendly, laid-back, forgetful.’ Where did you grow up? I grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas, where your entertainment options are ‘movie at a built-in-the-70s theater,’ ‘shopping… Read More

2018 SEO Strategies That Are Already Working On RankBrain – Think Context

RankBrain is the new way to get good rankings in Google's Search Engine Results

You must be absolutely sick of reading SEO predictions for 2018, that is exactly why this guide is not one of those posts. We are basing our guide on strategies that are already being implemented, already working and should work even better as the year progresses and RankBrain takes a more prominent place in the… Read More

Why Designing A Website Is Like Building A House

Designing A Website is like building a house

This is a guest blog post written by Victoria Green about designing a website. More information can be found at the bottom of this blog post. Designing a website is no small task. It can take months to perfect, with all sorts of important factors that need to be taken into consideration. Just like building… Read More

Top Takeaways from WordCamp St. Louis

WordCamp St. Louis

WordCamp St. Louis was held this year again at Washington University St. Louis on May 14-15 2016. Overall, it was a good time and I always enjoy going to WordCamps. My full notes can be found on my blog, and here are my key takeaways. 1.  Best practices for code review. I learned to mainly use… Read More