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Site Launch: Integrity Vet Center

Posted by on August 8th, 2022

hasOptimization designs and builds quite a few websites, both for new companies and for established ones needing a refresh. However, it’s not every day that we get to say not only “New Website” and “New Company”, but also “These folks are hiring!” Today’s that day. Please welcome Integrity Veterinary Center to the world–specifically, to western Massachusetts.

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Marketing News Roundup: August 2022

Posted by on August 2nd, 2022

It’s time for our monthly marketing news roundup, where we highlight some recent news in the world of digital marketing, social media marketing, SEO, and more! As we entered Q3, lots of apps made updates to their shopping and advertising features. Take a look at some of the highlights:

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Marketing News Roundup: July 2022

Posted by on July 6th, 2022

In our monthly marketing news roundup, we highlight some recent news in the world of digital marketing, social media marketing, SEO, and more! Find out how updates in social media algorithms may affect your digital marketing strategies, prepare your small business for changes and updates, or just keep up to date on some of the things that are happening in this ever-changing field.

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DNS: What exactly is it?

Posted by on July 5th, 2022

DNS, short for domain name system, can be really hard to wrap your brain around, but is an integral part of the way websites work. If you’ve ever been confused about DNS, DNS records, or DNS management, I hope to clear up any confusion you may have about how it works. Let’s break down what DNS is, and how it serves a website.

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Site Launch: CareerWork$

Posted by on June 20th, 2022

hasOptimization is proud to announce the launch of a new website for CareerWork$. CareerWork$ is a non-profit organization that helps provide young people from under-resourced communities with training for careers in banking, medical, and other fields. Previously, their content was spread across several program websites. This semi-custom website replaced multiple separate websites with one centralized online location, while maintaining the brand and style of the previous sites.

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Your Bad Landing Pages Are Costing You Money

Posted by on June 10th, 2022

When small businesses first start dipping their toes into the waters of Google Ads, they often think “I’ll just send the traffic to my home page and let people figure it out from there.” And this works… sort of. Yes, people see the ads and click and view the website, and they may even convert. However, those ads are probably costing a lot more money than they need to.

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Dear everyone, stop using handwriting fonts

Posted by on May 12th, 2022

Listen, I know you really love that handwriting font. You think it’s cute, and you think that it brings a level of personalization to your website and your branding… A bit of whimsy, perhaps. It’s less… Well, less structured than a traditional serif or sans-serif font. There has been research to suggest that utilizing handwritten fonts can increase sales. In some cases, I’d agree with you! I use what could be considered a “handwriting font” on my personal website, a font called “Permanent Marker”, which invokes a feeling of someone writing with permanent marker. But these loopy, curvy, handwriting fonts…

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Site Launch: New Hampshire Generator Installers

Posted by on May 5th, 2022

hasOptimization is proud to announce the launch of a new website for New Hampshire Generator Installers. NHGI installs, services, and repairs home generators in New England. After recently coming under new ownership, NHGI wanted to rebrand with a new logo and website that would be easy to use on mobile and desktop. This semi-custom website replaced their previous website with new content, images, and design to help make their site easy to navigate for new and existing customers, as well as potential partners.

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3 ways social media posts can be more accessible for neurodivergent users

Posted by on April 19th, 2022

Let’s face it – much of the internet is not accessible. In the past, we’ve gone over how to make social media more accessible for people who use screen readers, but how do you make your social media content more accessible for a neurodiverse audience? In honor of Autism Acceptance Month, we’ve compiled some advice from people who are neurodivergent to give you some tips on how to create more accessible social media posts. Many of these changes can make your content more readable and enjoyable for everyone – not just your neurodivergent readers!

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Site Launch: OUT MetroWest

Posted by on March 17th, 2022

hasOptimization is proud to announce the launch of a new site for OUT MetroWest. Located in Framingham, Massachusetts, OUT MetroWest builds communities where LGBTQ+ youth can thrive and affirm LGBTQ+ identities through positive role-modeling. OUT MetroWest has been supporting the LGBTQ+ community for over a decade and has grown over the years to fit the needs of the community.

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