Beating the Career Catch-22: How I Became a Web Copywriter
Looking for a job in a completely different field with little experience? Read on for tips, tools and resources that our web copywriter, Chase, recommends for breaking into a new role.
Simple Business Record Retention Guidelines (How We Decide What To Keep or Delete)
I first realized I had a problem a few years ago when I walked into the office storage room. It felt like I was walking into an episode of “Hoarders.” Boxes and files were EVERYWHERE. Before I went all “Edward Scissorhands” on my file boxes and digital folders, I researched what we absolutely needed to keep and what we could send to the chopping block.
My 5 Big Takeaways From Attending the Digital PM Summit
A few weeks ago, I went to Austin to attend the Digital PM Summit. At the summit, nearly 300 project managers from around the globe joined together to share their personal experiences and swap their most valuable tips.
Building a Multi-Site Template System with Statamic
Custom websites are expensive. And we work with a lot of small- to medium-sized businesses who can’t afford a fully custom site. We wanted to create a lower cost of entry for these clients while still boosting their web presence and giving them a quality, responsive website. To do that, we decided to build a multi-site template system with Statamic.
How I Became a Professional Designer at Only 17 Years Old
Our newest designer, Eirlyse, is sharing her story on how she became a designer at Rocket Media and the highs and lows she endured to get to where she's at now professionally.
What I’ve Learned from 3 Years as a Content Person at a Digital Agency
This month marks 3 years that our Content Manager, Bryce, has been with Rocket Media and he's sharing some tidbits about what he's learned over the past few years. If you’re just starting out in this vast digital content world, here are some things you might wanna know.
3 Common Types of Facebook Posts Your Company Should Stop Making
Like most millennials, I spend a good amount of time on Facebook. More time than I care to admit (what else are you supposed to do in the bathroom?) But this isn’t about me, it’s about you.
How to Run Multiple ExpressionEngine Websites from One Set of Core Files
At Rocket Media, we use a git submodule and lots of symlinks to separate the ExpressionEngine core files from the rest of the site-specific files. Then when it's time to update, we check out the newest version branch and follow the appropriate EE upgrade steps.
Can I Convert My Current Website to a Responsive Design?
Because of all the attention responsive design has gotten recently, we’ve received many questions about it. One of the most common is, “Can I just convert my current website to responsive design?”