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Watch Out for DNS Scammers

by Frogtown

    Several clients have called asking about an invoice they received from DNS Services.  The letter it looks like an invoice and includes your domain name and other familiar information, but it’s completely bogus. If you read the fine print it’s a solicitation to spend money on services you already have through Frogtown. Just throw it […]

    Finding Fun Free Fonts

    by Frogtown

      Fonts are a great way to emphasis the feeling or attitude of your marketing material.  Whether it’s a logo, business card, flyer, invitation, etc, a font can really set the mood. There are several sources for free fonts, but here are my two favorites.  Enjoy! http://www.dafont.com http://www.1001fonts.com  

      Attract Search Engines While Engaging Your Readers

      by Frogtown

        Writing website content can be a tough balancing act.  We want to write keyword rich content to attract search engine crawlers, but how do you do that without losing your reader’s interest? Michelle Wicmandy wrote a great article for Website Magazine with techniques to satisfy both audiences.

        Save Inbox Time with Outlook Canned Messages

        by Frogtown

          Outlook users, if you find yourself entering the same things into email messages, you should take a look at the Quick Parts feature, which saves snippets of both text and images for easy reuse. Open up a new email and create the “Quick Part” that you want to save for later re-use, then find Quick […]

          Can’t find that perfect image?

          by Frogtown

            Using images on a website is not only a great way to portray mood and emotion, but it also can break up text and make it easier to read. Most of us are not professional photographers and I don’t think I’ve ever used one of my own pictures.  Fortunately for the rest of us, there […]

            Frog Town Media Goes GREEN!

            by Frogtown

              Remember when Kermit would sing, “It’s not easy being green”? Well now it is!  Frog Town Media web design is happy to announce our web hosting partner is now carbon-neutral.  Politics aside, doing a little extra to help the environment can’t be a bad thing.

              Using Favicon to Build your Brand

              by Frogtown

                So what is a Favicon? From Wikipedia:  A favicon (short for favorites icon), also known as a website icon, shortcut icon, url icon, or bookmark icon is a 16×16 pixel square icon associated with a particular website or webpage. If you go to the site we created for WhittingtonAssociates.com, you’ll see their logo as the […]

                Search Ranking Lessons from the Tortoise

                by Frogtown
                  SEO Lessons from the Tortoise

                  It’s been a while since I’ve had to drive during rush hour to downtown Atlanta, but I quickly resumed old habits. Always looking for the fastest lane, I passed in front of an 18-wheeler on the right and worked my way back and forth. Just as I was feeling pleased with my progress and the […]

                  Join.Me – Free alternative to GotoMeeting and WebEx

                  by Frogtown

                    I don’t need web conferencing often enough to justify paying a monthly fee, but free services have been a disappointment. Today we started using Join.me from and it works great! Go to http://www.join.me and click the Share button. It downloads a lightweight widget that runs in the foreground. Direct your audience to the join.me website […]

                    WhatTheFont! Great tool for identifying fonts

                    by Frogtown
                      What the Font

                      Have you ever seen a website graphic or ad and wanted to know what font they used?  What the Font! lets you upload an image with the font and the site will find the closest match for you. So if your wondering what font they use in the ‘got milk?’ campaign, just load the image […]