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What is a Conversion Funnel and Why Do I Care?

traditional conversion funnel

 

Logan Gattis Creative is now certified as a Conversion Funnel Optimization Specialist!!

While we were ready to bust out the champaign (and hire the minions to DJ our celebration party), we realized very quickly that not everyone understands why our certification is a big deal for YOUR business!

We all know that prospects will rarely come to your website, email, socia…

3 Things You MUST Know Before You Can Make Your Dreams Come True

make your dreams come true

Do you have a fairy godmother?

I didn’t think so. And sadly, while I wish I did, I don’t have one either.

January 13th happens to be “Make your dreams come true day.” And here at Logan Gattis, we think that every day should be about making your dreams come true because really, isn’t that what we’re all aiming for?

Ever believe so strongly in your dream that you just KNEW…

What Every Designer Wants For Christmas

What every designer wants for Christmas: futura table

With Christmas just around the corner, everybody is out and about trying to gets gifts for their loved ones. If your loved one happens to be a designer, if may seem like a daunting task to pick out the right gifts for him/her.

Lucky for you, as the lead designer at Logan Gattis, have some great suggestions that are both fun and useful.

 
Here’s what every designer wants for…

Social Media Marketing For Entrepreneurs: Does It Work?

Social Media Marketing for entrepreneurs

 

I remember what it was like just starting out. You’re low on cash but you need advertising. Social Media seems like the best gig, right? It’s free advertising!

You get to writing and posting and you’re ready for the sales to come rollin’ in. Then reality sets in. You’re constantly feeling busy but your wallet doesn’t really have much to show for it and you’r…

How CEOs Spend Their Day. And How They Should.

how CEOs spend their day...breakfast with technology in hand

As a culture, we (Americans) seem obsessed with how CEOs spend their day. Particularly before breakfast. Type in “What CEOs do” into Google’s search field and watch the auto-populated search terms fly up… What CEOs do in the morning, What CEOs do all day, What CEOs do before breakfast, How CEOs spend their day, etc. There’s even a plethora of articles about what you need to do in order…

Healthy You = Healthy Business

Having a healthy business starts with you.

I’ve been consuming a lot of Chris Brogan’s stuff lately. Seriously. [Earn More Customers, Online Course Maker, OMFG (Owner’s Mastery Foundation Group),and just his blog in general.] He’s brilliant.

One of the things he’s been talking about lately in OMFG (by the way, best business course acronym goes to him, hands down) is the idea that as an owner you have to own everything about…

Becoming a thought leader through storytelling.

Become a thought leader through telling stories. Like that time you went skydiving.

 

I know this girl who went skydiving. It was her first time and she was pretty nervous but had seen so many of her friends go that she pushed those nerves aside and figured she’d take the proverbial (and in this case, quite literal) leap anyway.

She was falling through the air with pure exhilaration on her face. This was freakin’ awesome! She was aware of where the photographer…

Target Market Mastery – How To Defeat Toxic Customer Profile Syndrome

You’ve got a great product/service. People need it, you’re selling it. It’s a win-win.

So you set up your website and open your doors. The first day is slow but most of them are right? After the first week you decide you need to ramp up your marketing efforts. Your name just needs to be out there more. So you create an ad and you’re off to the races.

Around month 6, when you’v…

Lessons Learned From Starting a Business as a Sophomore in College.

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I did things a bit backwards according to some people.

I started a graphic business as a sophomore in college. BEFORE I even took a web design class. Yet my business certainly offered web design. And according to most of the portfolio reviews I attended, my portfolio was fine for a sophomore but needed more work for entering the workforce.

But I really didn’t care. I felt like I had…

Literally Everything You Need To Know About Setting (And Achieving!) Business Goals.

setting business goals

You have the best laid plans. You know exactly what you’re going to do and how you’re going to do it. Your business goals are solid. This will be your year!

Fast forward to February 15th (okay, okay, January 15th) and you find yourself sitting at your desk throwing your hands in the air with a resounding “What went wrong?”

The new year is almost upon us. For most people, the new…

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