Holiday Design Challenge: Mock the Halls 2017

Are you ready to Mock the Halls? This season our design team will be getting into to the holiday spirit by mocking up some festive designs on Dribbble. Come join in the fun and be crowned this year's Tiny Tim!

Jon Eicher

Designzilla's Mock the Halls 2017 Dribble Challenge

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Holiday Design Challenge: Mock the Halls 2017

Zilla Cast Episode: How to Add Magic to Every Page of Your Website

Have you ever been to a website that had a great homepage but all of the rest of the pages fell flat? Or worse, been lost on a website that didn’t have clear organization or purpose? At Designzillas, we work to ensure that every web page on our client’s websites are designed, developed, and written in a way that incorporates a sense of “magic” within each page. 

Johnny Hughes

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How to Add Magic to Every Page of Your Website

Zilla Cast Episode: How to Facilitate a Meeting Like a Boss

Find out how we keep our meetings productive and focused with these facilitation tips from our Team Manager, Gina Lockwood.

Gina Lockwood

Project Management

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How to Facilitate a Meeting Like a Boss

Zilla Cast Episode: Why It's Time to Give Your Website a Raise

Your website is the hardest working employee on your roster. It’s time it got a RAISE!

Johnny Hughes

Website Optimization

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Why It's Time to Give Your Website a Raise

Zilla Cast Episode: 4 Steps to Get Started in Email Marketing

Use email marketing alongside other inbound marketing tactics to quickly build a dedicated following.

Nick Osler

4 Steps to Get Started in Email Marketing

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4 Steps to Get Started in Email Marketing

Zilla Cast Episode: Key Website Metrics To Monitor Daily

Your website is your number one marketing asset. So why wouldn't you expect to have a heartbeat of all of the key metrics associated with this investment?

Johnny Hughes

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Key Website Metrics to Monitor Daily

9 Ways to Increase Travel Website Conversions

Recently, we discussed several tips for grabbing (and keeping!) the attention of travel prospects, as well as providing an authentic digital experience when they interact with your brand online. But how do we take that one step further to maximize efficiency?

Maddie Ditmyer

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9 Ways to Increase Travel Website Conversion

Art-Driven Design: Combining Creativity With Data

There’s a common misconception that you need to avoid—the idea that you have to sacrifice creativity when using data to design your website. Tackling this myth requires you to take a step back and look at this battle from a broader view.

Tim Mehta

Left Brain vs. Right Brain

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Combining Creativity With Data

Zilla Radio: Celebrating Our 10-Year Zillaversary

Tune in to celebrate Designzillas' 10-year Zillaversary and learn more about where we came from and where we're going in the next 10 years.

Gina Lockwood

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Zilla Radio: Celebrating Our 10-Year Zillaversary

Zillaween 2017
Taylor Durkin

Zilla Round Up: The Best Moments of Zillaween 2017

Here at Designzillas, costumes are [greatly] encouraged, and we always make sure to take time at the end of the day for some tricks and treats. This year we showed our love of pop culture, got a little punny, and even had a dance with death. Here’s the highlights from the day.

Our Mocktober Entries
Taylor Durkin

Zilla Round Up: Our Mocktober Dribbble Entries

One of the reasons this is such an exciting season is the Mocktober contest over on Dribbble. Hosted by Elegant Seagulls, Mocktober challenges designers to create a web design based on a creepy, spooky, or scary theme. Our designers were up to the task and entered four designs this year.

Hubspot Certifications
Danielle Irigoyen

Take Advantage of HubSpot Academy’s Free Online Certifications

Discover some of the best (and free!) HubSpot Academy certifications available to you, and see how you can sharpen your digital marketing skills and start building your business’s online presence.

Chrom SSL Updates affect HTTP sites
Taylor Durkin

Google SSL Update Requirements

While you probably avoid websites that seem overtly scammy, you might not be consistently checking security certificates for every page you come across. Google knows that, and they are releasing new updates to their Chrome browser that will help ensure your data sharing is always encrypted via SSL…

UXPin Virtual Summit
Leisy Vidal

UXPin Virtual Summit

This year Designzillas attended the UX at Scale Virtual Summit hosted by UXPin. UXPin is a UX design platform for prototyping, design systems, develop documentation, and developer handoffs all in one place. With three days of sessions, the Virtual Summit is one of the best resources for up-to-date…

INBOUND 2017
Nick Osler

INBOUND 2017

We went to INBOUND 2017! Check out our favorite keynote speakers and our key takeaways from the conference.

Designzillas Employee Spotlight: Alexa Goldenhart
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Designzillas Employee Spotlight: Alexa Goldenhart

As a hard-working and passionate marketer-in-the-making, Alexa is already bringing a hefty set of skills and talents to the table, even in her first week as Marketing Intern at Designzillas. Learn more about this ferocious new Zilla by reading this Zilla Spotlight!

10 RSS Feeds You Should Follow
Kirk Finley

Subscribe to These 10 RSS Feeds

The web is always evolving. It’s nearly impossible to keep up with it all on your own. There are new technologies, frameworks, ideas, and processes developing every day. That’s where RSS feeds come in!

FLBlogCon
Leisy Vidal

Takeaways from Florida Blog Con 2017

Florida Blog Con is a conference that hosts educational sessions geared toward anyone in the blogging, marketing, podcast, and creative fields. This year, Designzillas paid a visit to attend the sessions hosted by some of our very own Orlando community’s speakers.