Insights & Perspectives

Keep up with the latest eCommerce, Digital Marketing & Custom Web Development trends with E-dreamz.
Reporting Charts
Digital Marketing / Brian Henning/ July 08, 2016

The word “reporting” isn’t exactly the term that strikes excitement in most of us, but it is without question, one of the most fundamental aspects of our jobs as digital marketers.

Reporting
Digital Marketing / July 06, 2016

With the amount of segments, metrics, and dimensions you have in Google Analytics and AdWords, you’re able to figure out how you’re performing from many different views. One important thing to look at is your cost of AdWords vs. your revenue per hour. This gets your information super specific and you can really get a better idea of when your customers are purchasing from you.


Admin Login for CMS
Web Development / Tristan Perry/ June 30, 2016

In my time of being a web developer, I have had my hand in developing three different content management systems (CMS). One was for a health care company I worked at out of college and two within my five years here at E-dreamz. Each time was a new and challenging experience. So here are ten helpful tips that I would like to share from what I learned along the way.

Eastwood Homes
Digital Marketing / June 29, 2016

Eastwood Homes, one of the largest homebuilders in Virginia and the Carolinas, needed to increase their online presence and stay on top of their potential customer’s minds in new and fresh ways beyond the standard search advertising campaigns and organic rankings.

RLSA
Digital Marketing / June 24, 2016

Underused yet Highly Effective - Get the Skinny on RLSAs.

SportsForce Parks Website
New Websites / Nate Pulver/ June 22, 2016

The youth-sports travel industry in the United States is worth an estimated $7 billion a year, fueled by millions of young soccer and softball players and their parents, who travel to tournaments near and far.

Web Design Updates
Web Design / June 15, 2016

The world of web design changes drastically from year to year and if you don't start fresh every once in a while and do a complete redesign of your website, it will quickly appear outdated. Read more to find out if it's time to give your site a new look.

SL Bagby Website
New Websites / Nate Pulver/ June 14, 2016

Established in 1918, Bagby is still a proven leader today, serving the commercial lighting industry with indoor, outdoor, and specialty lighting needs.

Learning to remarket - computer
Digital Marketing / June 14, 2016

Remarketing is a tool that can be used in a variety of different ways. What many people don't realize is that it can be utilized at a targeted granular level through the use of segmentation, conditions, and lists.

City Lights
Digital Marketing / Brian Henning/ June 09, 2016

You may have read our previous post introducing the practice of remarketing via digital channels. I’m here to provide a brief walkthrough on how to implement a campaign of this nature along with touch on some of the benefits of doing so.

Digital Marketing / Nate Pulver/ June 07, 2016

We’ve all seen those ads that ‘stalk’ us around our favorite websites. One second you're checking out a new shirt or looking for a service you need. Then moments later on a different website you see a very familiar site – an ad for that brand, product, or service. What’s up with that?

Rowe Furniture Responsive Website
Digital Marketing / May 27, 2016

Read about the challenge, solution and results that E-dreamz worked through with Rowe Furniture. Rowe Furniture in its 70-plus year history has developed into one of the world’s most respected domestic custom upholstery furniture manufacturers.

Web Development / May 27, 2016

Kick start your new website with some preparedness. Let's go!

Youtube Marketing
Digital Marketing / May 26, 2016

YouTube is a huge resource and not many people really know how to utilize it. This article touches on best practices on how to optimize your YouTube Account and Video Library, so that you can leverage this tool for your marketing purposes.

Feetures! Case Study
Digital Marketing / Brian Henning/ May 24, 2016

Read about the challenge, solution, and results that E-dreamz worked through with Feetures! Running Socks, a family-owned business with management located in Charlotte, NC’s trendy SouthEnd neighborhood.

Reviewing Email
Digital Marketing / Brian Henning/ May 19, 2016

While email marketing has been around for literally decades now, it’s never been more important to maintain a high cadence of communication with your customers. We at E-Dreamz are big proponents of email marketing and the value it provides.

Debt
Web Development / May 18, 2016

One size fits all plugin based frameworks like Magento and Wordpress have an obvious appeal, but over time reveal hidden downsides.

ease-in and ease-out
Web Development / May 16, 2016

There are many great things about using an evergreen browser such as Chrome or Firefox. One of my personal favorite things to do after Chrome gets updated is to open up DevTools and poke around to see if there are any great new tools I can use.

Hermes Award
Web Design / May 11, 2016

We are delighted to announce that E-dreamz has won a Gold Hermes Creative Award for the new Lexington.com website in the category of Website Overall/Business to Consumer.

CEENTA Website Design
New Websites / Nate Pulver/ April 11, 2016

CEENTA provides comprehensive pediatric and adult eye, ear, nose and throat care, and highly specialized care, too.

Inventory Software
Digital Marketing / April 07, 2016

Guest Post: There comes a time in an eCommerce retailer’s growth where the use of a third party software becomes inevitable. Here are 4 ways to make the most of your inventory management software so that you can reap the most rewards.

Rowe Furniture Responsive Website Redesign
New Websites / Nate Pulver/ April 07, 2016

Rowe furniture is committed to eco-friendly manufacturing. Rowe has been an innovator, a visionary, and a company committed to listening to their customers and adapting to their needs.

Robin Bruce Furniture Responsive Website Build
New Websites / Nate Pulver/ April 07, 2016

Robin Bruce curates quality and responsibly manufactured upholstered collections for the décor enthusiast.

Feetures! Website Design
New Websites / Nate Pulver/ April 06, 2016

Feetures! is a family owned and operated company located in North Carolina, and their mission is to inspire people to live a healthy, active lifestyle.