News and Announcements
Ramping Your Business Up for Summer
March 12, 2021
This summer is expected to see a boom of people traveling and getting out of their homes as COVID-19 vaccine distribution continues to create optimism of a return to normalcy. Summer will be here before you know it, and handling certain aspects of your business can fall by the wayside once the warmer weather is in full swing, so get ahead of the game now! Gliffen is here to...
FAQs to Help Stay-at-Home Parents Get Started With an E-Commerce Business
January 4, 2021
If you’re a stay-at-home parent looking for an easy way to generate extra income, you should think about setting up an e-commerce business. E-commerce sites are pretty easy to manage from the comfort of your own home and on your own timeline. That last perk can be a big benefit for busy parents. So if you think that owning your very own e-commerce business may be right for you,...
Top 5 New Year Resolutions for Your Business in 2021
December 17, 2020
This year: Twenty Twenty-one is a rather anticipated year for us all. With a new year ahead it is a "clean-slate" to get this right. Look, no one could have possibly anticipated a global pandemic was in store for us this year and with it the impact of your businesses. We've learned a lot about how we can pivot and keep our doors opened. Here are a Top...
Marketing with Linktree
September 29, 2020
So if you are on social media you know that Instagram (owned by Facebook) is really a top platform for promoting your business. You'll notice the real strength behind a tool like Linktree very quickly. With the ability to control multiple links in the forefront of your audience is vital. If you are focusing on a specific event, special/promotion, contest, blog post you can highlight at the top of...
Gliffen in the Time of COVID-19
September 25, 2020
It's now September 2020 and life has changed SO much for everyone all over the globe. The Gliffen team has been fortunate in being able to work remotely both in Jackson, Wyoming and in Louisville, Colorado. With Google Meet calls, emails and phone chats to discuss projects and checking on one another daily has seemed to work. We wanted to share our viewpoints from our workspaces. As...
Whether Building or Buying Your Dream Home, Create the Home Office You Deserve
March 5, 2020
Are you considering building or buying the perfect home for your dream home office? Your one-bedroom apartment was a great starter location, but as you’ve grown your business into a successful enterprise, you may ultimately need more space to have a dedicated office that will help you expand your business. Here’s what you need to know. Analyze Your Income Whether you’re building or buying a home, knowing your income is the...
Gliffen Riffin’ II
September 9, 2019
We wanted to revisit this Gliffen playlist because let's face it we could all use some new music to inspire our lives both at work and at play. Heather, Aj, Andy, Corey and Kelsey shared their favorite tunes they are currently listening to. If you typically walk past Corey's desk you'll hear spa music because it creates soothing vibes and concentration. Heather loves Bon Iver, HAIM, Lake...
Google Ads 101
January 17, 2019
Understanding Google Adwords from a marketing expert Andy Huber, Gliffen's resident marketing expert, recently gave an open workshop about Google Ads for the public. We've compiled the extensive notes to aid your decision on whether or not Google Ads is the right decision for your company. Andy is a great resource to answer any questions and concerns you may have about boosting your company's online search engine optimization rankings. In...
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Is Your Website Secure?
September 20, 2018
Google (and all those other Search Engines) smiles upon business/organizations that have a secured website. Because Google's algorithm has security as their top priority and they use secure sites as a search engine ranking signal. It's the best practice to apply https://www.yourdomainname.com to your website's domain. If your website is http://www.yourdomainname.com which means it 's not considered a secure website. If you have built a website with Gliffen Designs, you may recall a conversation where we...
New Security Package Offerings
September 17, 2018
Gliffen has recently consolidated ongoing and critical tasks to ensure the quality and health of your web site into a 12 month package offering. The total package includes monthly security monitoring, an allotted amount of minor edits to your site, and a private CDN, in addition to, hosting on Gliffen’s servers. Security/Monitoring Gliffen will routinely monitor any client’s site for ongoing security risks. Inclusions: Scanning for vulnerabilities Administering updates to the Wordpress...
Gliffen Riffin’
July 25, 2018
Here at Gliffen Designs we need some inspo to create. Here is our "Gliffen riffin'" playlist with some jams that we're currently listening to, to keep that creative flow going. We're going to try to switch things up at least monthly because music can move and inspire us. Andy just came back a few weeks ago from a long road trip so he has some jammers from Vulfpeck and...
(Te)tons to Learn as a Development Intern
June 18, 2018
An internship in Jackson, Wyoming is much different than an internship anywhere else in the country. Allow me to explain. Jackson is a town nestled in the valley of the Grand Tetons and is surrounded by snow peaked mountains that attain heights of up to 13,776 feet. Its stunning location offers a place for the wild-hearted to romp freely through mountains and wildflower meadows alike. I, Ryley Higgins, am...
Your Metadata is Showing
June 7, 2018
Take a listen to "Your Metadata is Showing"an episode with Note to Self brought to you by WNYC Studios. In just one innocent photo you can pack so much information, like where and when the photo was taken with sometimes exact GPS coordinates, what device it was taken with, and who took it. Images were sent for Andreas Weigend, veteran of Xerox Parc, former chief scientist at Amazon to see...
We’ll Design and Build Your Wedding Website and Invitations
June 6, 2018
So, we've been married, well a couple of us anyway, so we know a thing or two of what you ought to have a wedding website, invitations and collateral for your special day. We'll design and build your wedding website and invitations and more. We have a domain name called: tietheknotwith.us and we can host your website there, we can host your website for $8 a month/ $96 annually...
Hole Coupon Book Spring 2018 is Near!
March 2, 2018
It's March and in one short little month, a tiny little bundle of joy will be delivered directly to you! NO! No stork is involved! We are talking about the Hole Coupon Book Spring 2018 bundle of savings that will be delivered to your mailboxes around April 4th! This Spring, the Hole Coupon Book has some great deals (when doesn't it?!?!) This is probably the best blend of coupons yet! ...