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We’re Hiring! A Digital Marketing Intern Position Is Now Open!

We are looking for an intelligent and driven Digital Marketing Intern with a passion for all things digital. This position requires an individual adept at multi-tasking. You will gain hands on experience, assisting in many different marketing disciplines ranging from content marketing, social media marketing, search engine optimization, branding, website design & editing, and graphic […]
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Reno Web Design You Can Trust

With over 10 years of experience in web design, D4 has become one of the leading and most trusted web design companies in Reno. Here at D4, we truly see our relationship with our clients as a long-term partnership. Our process reflects a collaborative approach, to ensure that we understand your goals completely and you see […]
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Your Website: The Centerpiece of Your Marketing

Your website is the single most important piece in your marketing strategy. Before doing business with you, no matter what type of business you have, people are searching for and looking at your website. The expert web designers at D4 know this and do not take it lightly. We truly aim to put your best […]
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D4 Trendspotter: The Latest in SEO

The SEO experts at D4 constantly have their finger on the ever-changing SEO pulse. Search Engine Optimization has really become a staple in any marketing plan in this day and age. It involves adding content to your website, managing your social channels, analyzing data and optimizing for the best key word saturation and usage. We […]
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Website Design For Restaurants

Designing a website for a restaurant requires a very particular set of design skills. You need to capture the essence of the restaurant, make the menu easy to find and read, and most importantly, make people hungry! Let’s use a website we have recently launched for a local restaurant, Butcher’s Kitchen Char-B-Que. Imagery is so […]
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Integrating Your E-Commerce System with Your Inventory Management System

Do you remember your first order on your e-commerce website? You jump for joy at the fact that your customer found you, liked your product and bought it! Then, you had another order, and another. Now, you are in business! Product is flying out the door and you are making a healthy profit. Soon, you […]
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The Importance of Logo Design & Development

You logo is the visual adaptation of your company. It sets the stage for everything you customer is about to experience. Modern, vintage, colorful, bold, graphic, all of the elements of your logo convey a feeling to your current and potential customers. It is one of the most important elements of your brand, so make […]
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Responsive Design Impacts Search Ranking

First, let us explain what “responsive design” is. Responsive design is when a website adapts or “responds” to different screen sizes, including mobile devices. This is when you look up a website on your phone and you see a paired down version of it, with a simple mobile menu (picture the 3 horizontal lines), images […]
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How To Understand & Use Google Analytics

What do all of those numbers mean? How can I use analytics to make smart decisions? How can I track specific goals I have for my website? Analytics can be confusing if you aren’t sure how to read them, what you are looking for or how to track what you want. Here at D4 our […]
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Looking for WordPress Experts?

Looking for WordPress Experts? Look no further! We get numerous inquiries about WordPress. Everything from can you build a custom website using WordPress’ CMS to can we migrate a current website to WordPress. WordPress has become the most widely used website platform in the world and most people who have any experience with websites have used it. […]
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Why Your Website Needs To Work On Mobile Devices

Does your website work well on mobile devices? Test it, visit your website on your phone and see how it looks, responds and how easy it is to navigate. Your website should appear on your phone as an easy to use version of your website on a desktop. Your menu should become a button that […]
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What is Content Marketing?

First, let’s talk about the marketing funnel. The marketing funnel considers awareness, interest, consideration, intent, evaluation, purchase and loyalty. Traditionally speaking, awareness of your product or service would be driven through billboards, TV ads, and other methods of traditional media. Something has to spark a consumer’s interest for them to consider your product or service, this is where they start circling […]
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How to Increase Your Rank on Google

We all want our website to be in the top 3 rankings on Google when someone searches for certain words. But how do you get it there? First, I’d like to explain that what Google is ranking are the pages on your website, not your website as a whole. There are a lot of factors in play that affect […]
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Creating Your Own DIY Website?

Don’t worry, we aren’t here to tell you off! We understand that there is a time and a place for a DIY website using Weebly, Wix, or Squarespace. We also understand that for simple websites, many tech savvy marketers can put together a good looking informational website. But we also understand, that you aren’t a […]
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Where Do You Rank On Google?

Have you ever “Googled” your company or services? If not, or if you haven’t in awhile, try it! Try thinking about what your customers would type in that search bar if they were looking for a company like yours. For example, maybe you have a BBQ restaurant, are you showing up in the top 3-4 […]
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Tips on Planning Your 2017 Marketing Budget

Now that 2017 is here (yay!) hopefully you have thought about how you will be spending your 2017 marketing budget.  A solid budget will help you understand your goals for the year, make sure you don’t overspend, and track what had the best return on your investment. Here are our 3 tips on getting the […]
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D4’s Top 10 Stories of 2016

2016 is coming to a close and 2017 is almost upon us. It has been a year of change on many fronts, a new president of the United States, new members of the D4 team, new frontiers of Search Engine Optimization, and many, many new websites launched by D4. We have also shared a lot […]
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D4 Trendspotter: 5 Predictions For Marketing in 2017

The hustle and bustle of the holidays is upon us, as we prepare for the festivities we anxiously await the coming of a new year. 2017 is at our doorstep and we are just the company to help you ring in the new year on trend! We constantly have our finger on the marketing pulse […]
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What To Consider Before Choosing A Web Company

Do you need a website or a website redesign and you aren’t sure where to go? How can you tell if a website or marketing company is a good fit for you? We understand it can be difficult to choose who to partner with for your project. Your website is the living, breathing manifestation of your […]
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New Reno Companies- We Are Here To Help

Are you starting a new business in Reno? Wondering what to do first, how to target the Reno market, who to speak to and who to partner with? There are so many things to consider when you are just starting out. Trying to collect your thoughts and get started can seem impossible, but we are […]
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Is E-Commerce Right For Your Retail Store?

Have you ever thought of taking your retail business online? Amazon makes billions. They list products online, they sell them, ship them and make money. Simple right? The beckon of online sales always seems so easy, effective and profitable, but have you thought it through? Not all retail is created equally. Each business has to evaluate […]
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SEO- What Does It All Mean?

Anyone who has owned a business or been in a senior marketing role has had those calls… Hello, I’d like to talk to your about SEO. We will put you company on a bajillion directories and guarantee you will be on the first page of google! Just listing your company on directories, unfortunately, is not […]
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D4 Trendspotter: Personalization In Your Marketing

In the ever changing world we live in, we make sure we constantly have our finger on the digital marketing pulse. The latest trend we have seen? Personalization. How many of us are sick of bulk emails, junk mail, calls, texts, and chat pop-ups? We have been so inundated with mass marketing that we have become […]
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Holiday Promotions- Graphics & Landing Pages

Smells of turkey and pine trees, decorative lights gleaming on houses, rosy cheeks and smiling faces, the holiday season is upon us! Are you taking advantage of the season with a special promotion, holiday card or event? D4 can help! Professionally designed flyers, brochures, cards and landing pages can help your campaign achieve success. E-commerce […]
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Your Website’s Goal: Exceptional User Experience

Have you ever looked up a company or a service, clicked on their website, and found it hard to get the content you want? For example, the other day I was looking for a company that sells sliding doors. I wanted to find a) what companies are local, b) what styles people offered, and c) […]
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Search Engine Optimization & Why You Should Care

What does everyone do when they are in need of a product or service and don’t know where to turn? They google it. Have you ever googled a product or service you offer and found that you don’t show up on the first page of results? If you aren’t showing up on the first page, […]
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Get Training From Professionals To Help You Effectively Manage Your Website

Has it been awhile since you have logged into your website and made changes? Maybe you have some new people managing your website who never received a full training session? Or maybe you would just like a refresher, or have some questions about editing your website? D4 offers full training sessions for all of the […]
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D4 TrendSpotter: Engage Your Audience

Here at D4 we don’t just design beautiful websites, we also offer a wide range of marketing services including content strategies and implementation, and a major trend we have seen working for big brands? Engaging content that reaches your audience in a meaningful way. Many of the big brands have started creating content that purposefully […]
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3 Reasons Your Business Should Be On Social Media

Why would I use social media for my business? Is my audience even on social media? Doesn’t social media take a long time? We get these questions and more all the time. Social media may seem like a buzz topic, or you may think only younger generations use it, but both of those assumptions would […]
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Differentiating Your Brand- What makes your company the better choice?

Here at D4 we always start our relationship with our clients by asking questions and gaining an understanding of your business. One of the key questions we always ask is: What makes your company better than your competitors? Why choose you? Every company should have an answer to this question. If this is something you […]
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