Facebook’s Update to Timeline for Business Pages

Facebook Cover Photo Branding Example

This is an update to my original article below from 2012. Most of the content is still very relative, however since Facebook changes things up (almost monthly it seems!) I felt it best to quickly provide a link to a recent article from Social Media Examiner that covers the latest 2014 update in more detail….

The BEST Way to Create Marketing Content for Your Blog

The BEST way to create content for your blog

What is the best way to generate great articles for your content marketing efforts? In my humble opinion, it’s to answer an e-mail question! I get questions and consultation requests all day long, every day in my inbox. Whether short or long, I reply with a response that speaks to my expertise in my industry—something…

Hickory NC Graphic Design Studio Launches New Website

Hickory, NC Graphic Design Studio Launches New Website

HICKORY, NC           Hickory-based graphic design studio m.e.designlab has a new, redesigned website, www.medesignlab.com. Enhancements to the new website include responsive design, blog, newsletter signup, and services for industry trends such as mobile website optimization, social media and e-mail marketing. “The new design showcases the big picture of branding my studio offers,” says Matt Everley, owner…

User Storyboards for Website Design

Website User Storyboard

In the web/app/software development world, a traditional “user story” is composed of several statements in which deliverables portray “As a <type of user>, I want <some goal> so that <some reason>.” In other words, what a user wishes to accomplish and why. Likewise, for design and layout purposes, I like to develop what I call…

Hickory NC Graphic Designer Wins Award for Responsive Web Site

Responsive Web Design & Development for KGP Logistics

HICKORY, NC        Matt Everley, of Hickory, NC-based graphic design studio m.e.designlab, was recently selected as a winner for a 2013 American Graphic Design Award by a nationwide panel of judges. The award recognizes excellence in communication and graphic design.