UpshotMediaGroup
March 22, 2016
UpshotMediaGroup, Project Manager
Competitors Backlinks

The strategy to steal your competitors backlinks is something we utilize on a daily basis for our own websites (and clients) to gain a competitive edge in the search engine rankings. Reverse engineering your competitors’ backlinks is not that difficult to do, and you can build a very natural profile slowly but surely giving you a great foundation to build on. Stealing your competitors’ backlinks is a good way to catapult a new website quickly into competitive search engine rankings or improve rankings of your existing website(s).... View Article

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UpshotMediaGroup
March 21, 2016
UpshotMediaGroup, Project Manager
Upshot Media Group, LLC.

Following a complete re-branding effort, Brazen Web Design has now become Upshot Media Group. Offering the same custom-built Web and Mobile solutions, Upshot Media group will also offer a full complement of digital online marketing, production, and creative services. Brazen Web Design Re-Branding and Name Change Formerly Brazen Web Design, one of the leading web design and mobile application development companies in Kansas City, is pleased to announce the result of their highly anticipated new branding campaign, and will now be known as Upshot Media... View Article

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UpshotMediaGroup
February 25, 2016
UpshotMediaGroup, Project Manager
Man Drill

I would like to talk about the Mandrill policy changes announced today, but first let me start off by explaining what Mandrill is for those of you who don’t know. Mandrill is Mailchimp’s transactional email service that was (until today) a completely separate product offering from their promotional e-newsletter marketing service. Mandrill can be used for personalized, one-to-one e-commerce emails, or automated transactional emails like password resets, order confirmations, notifications, and welcome messages. Why is it called Mandrill? I always assumed that the Mandrill transactional... View Article

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UpshotMediaGroup
January 21, 2016
UpshotMediaGroup, Project Manager
google search update

Google has taken an unusual step and officially confirmed it is making some rather noticeable search updates to its core algorithm right now. This was partly due in response to thousands of webmasters that took to forums and social media about the disruption and major fluctuation in web rankings the past few weeks. A few online marketers believed this to be the Penguin roll out that webmasters have been waiting for since last year, but this is not the case as confirmed by Google. What... View Article

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UpshotMediaGroup
January 18, 2016
UpshotMediaGroup, Project Manager
social media integration

I got away from Hootsuite awhile back, but decided to give it another whirl. In the past when integrating social media platforms it would take a combination of RSS, Hootsuite, and Ping.fm. Looks like those days are behind us and social media integration is pretty straight forward. Social Media Integration Feeding blog posts to selective social platforms automatically seem to be pretty easy these days, however I am looking into a more customizable approach that allows me to select which blog posts I want to... View Article

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UpshotMediaGroup
November 19, 2015
UpshotMediaGroup, Project Manager
Steve Jobs

For those of you that know me, I am a huge Steve Jobs fan. I have read just about every book about him, and seen every movie (as far as I know) that centered their focus around him. I am a fan of a lot of what Steve Jobs stood for, and appreciated his unique approach and focus to just about everything he did. There is a lot we can learn from Steve Jobs, and not just the tech geeks out there, but everyone. Here... View Article

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