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Situation: In an announcement made earlier this year, Google stated that a mobile site’s page load speed will be a ranking factor for mobile searches starting July 2018.  Our Point of View: This announcement specifically affects a site’s ranking in mobile results for mobile-based search queries but does not affect a site’s desktop rankings for desktop-based search queries. This… Continue reading

Situation: Google’s Chrome Ad Blocker has officially launched. The Chrome browser will remove ads from sites that do not follow the Better Ads Standards. As mentioned in an announcement by Google, ads that are deemed intrusive and annoying, such as pop-up ads, auto-playing video ads with sound, flashing animated ads, and countdown ads that force… Continue reading

It is well accepted that the office of the CMO will manage the bulk of such technology projects as marketing automation, website back-end integration and CRM systems in the years ahead. However, the hard-learned lessons of security and deployment processes have yet to be fully adopted by marketing teams, which can have serious consequences. That’s because… Continue reading

Here, at MMI Agency, we’re huge proponents of the power of social media. You can find us regularly sending out tweets, uploading photos to Instagram, posting updates on Facebook, sending photos on Snapchat, and organizing boards on Pinterest, just to name a few, for MMI Agency and our clients. We love the work we do for our… Continue reading

“Thinking digital is inherent in how you live and run your business. You need people who live it and are focused/obsessed with it every day in your organizations.” – Stephen Weis We had a fantastic time at AAF Houston’s February 2015 luncheon! Stephen Weis, executive vice president of digital revenue at the Houston Chronicle, spoke… Continue reading

Digital Creative Director  Secret Weapon: I can eat a lot of food in single sittings. A 42-ounce porterhouse? Easy. A 24-inch fried shrimp po’boy? Gone in thirty minutes. Burgers should be 16 ounces of beef minimum and an extra portion of rib-eye steak makes for the best dessert. Professional Passion: My profession in and of… Continue reading

Web Designer/Developer Hidden talent: Handstands, though I don’t know if that’s really a hidden talent since most people know… Professional Passion: I am constantly reading, learning, and trying new things. I really enjoy learning something and figuring out how it may connect to something seemingly unrelated. I also really enjoy teaching; I think teaching helps… Continue reading

We’re one week closer to National Punctuation Day! This week, we’re celebrating the question mark. Why? Because you can’t ask a question, like the one we just did, without it! In English, the question mark is used at the end of an interrogative sentence. The history of the question mark is debated; there isn’t a… Continue reading