About Chip Evans

Chip Evans | Web Designer, Graphic Designer, and Art Director in Cumming, Georgia Chip Evans is a Web Designer, Graphic Designer, and art director at Evans Design Studio currently living in Cumming, Georgia. His interests range from marketing, photography, design, web development, and DIY.

6 Free SEO Tools Business Owners Should be Using

2019-06-28T13:55:42+00:00Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing, Local SEO, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Website Design|

These are the Best SEO Tools for 2017 You went through the trouble of building a website because you want it to be seen. Search engine optimization is how you make that happen. It is the most important strategy for business owners trying to drive traffic to their websites. Here are 6 important free seo tools for small business! You might be a seasoned businessman with no SEO experience or a small business with more time than money. Regardless of [...]

What is Search Engine Optimization?

2019-06-20T20:56:23+00:00Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing, Knowledge, Search Engine Optimization (SEO)|

Image: Foul Mouthed Kid Red Glasses What is Search Engine Optimization? You know Wikipedia has something to say: The search engine optimization definition (SEO) is the process of affecting the visibility of a website or a web page in a web search engine's unpaid results—often referred to as "natural", "organic", or "earned" results. In general, the earlier (or higher ranked on the search results page), and more frequently a site appears in the search results list, the more [...]

Site Speed versus Page Speed

2019-06-20T20:56:21+00:00Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing, Marketing Trends, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Website Design|

Site Speed versus Page Speed Their Importance and Impact on SEO What is site speed? Site speed is the measurement of a sample of page views on a website. What is page speed? Page speed is simply a measurement of how fast the content on a web page loads. Page speed can be measured in “page load time” which is the time it takes to fully display the content on a specific page or "time to first byte" which is [...]

5 Digital Marketing Trends Transforming the Industry

2019-06-28T13:51:20+00:00Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing, Marketing Trends, Search Engine Optimization (SEO)|

Digital marketing has revolutionized the way we attract, acquire, and retain customers. Here are 5 marketing trends transforming the industry right now. It seemed so easy for a while there, didn't it? You'd set up a Facebook page, get some organic followers and it no time your products and services spread like wildfire through the social media platform. Alright, maybe things were never that straightforward, but it does speak to a time when anyone could make a huge impact [...]

8 Best Local SEO Tips

2019-06-20T20:56:20+00:00Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing, Local SEO, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Website Design|

8 Best Local SEO Tips As discussed in our article “7 Reasons Why Local SEO Should Be Your Focus in 2017” being found locally is vital to every business. In this article we dive in to the “How” of it all when we discuss our 8 Best Local SEO Tips. Tip 1: Research Keywords Our Best Local SEO Tips list obviously starts where your business starts: customers. What are your potential customers looking for? Keyword strategy built on solid research [...]

Website Design Process Explainer Video

2019-06-19T16:51:09+00:00Rich Media, Top Design Firm|

Explainer Video covering Evans Design Studio's Website Design Process This short explainer video was created to show the simple process Evans Design Studio uses in our Website Design Process. [fusion_vimeo id="221890007" width="640" height="348" autoplay="false" api_params="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class=""][/fusion_vimeo] Step 1: The Kickoff We send you our website design questionairre so we can get a feel for your vision and goals. Step 2: Meet and Plan We schedule a phone call or face-to-face meeting to review information and set schedules and priorities. [...]

Evans Design Studio Listed Among Top Web Designers in Cumming Georgia

2017-06-13T18:45:14+00:00News, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Top Design Firm, Website Design|

ATLANTA, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Evans Design Studio, a full-service creative and digital marketing and top web designer specializing in custom website design, development and digital marketing, has been listed as one of Cumming’s Top Design Firms. Since 2003, Top Design Firms has been reviewing, ranking, listing, and advertising some of the best web design firms, logo design firms, responsive design firms, and mobile app design firms across the U.S. and internationally. They’ve built up an extensive Web Design directory of excellent [...]

7 Reasons Why Local SEO Should Be Your Focus in 2017

2018-11-13T20:05:52+00:00Inbound Marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO)|

7 Reasons Why Local SEO Should Be Your Focus in 2017 Do you have a physical location that you want human beings to voluntarily show up and spend money at? Will your business benefit from being found? Is air important to you? Why Local SEO should be your focus in 2017 or 2018 or beyond is why we're here today. Not all of your focus but a big part. Here's why. 1. Less Competition With Local SEO When it comes to [...]

Build Your Automated Inbound Marketing System Using Free Tools

2019-06-20T20:56:19+00:00Digital Marketing, Inbound Marketing, Knowledge, Local SEO, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Website Design|

The ability to automate is very powerful and has been on the forefront of business and industry growth since the dawn of the industrial age. Technology and software have given us the ability to automate repetitive tasks without having to hire employees. Because these things are so widely available, the playing field has been leveled allowing smaller businesses to effectively compete with the bigger players. This is where inbound marketing and marketing automation intersect. The big benefit of marketing automation [...]

SMB Sales Funnel for Stone and Tile Companies

2019-06-20T20:56:19+00:00Inbound Marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Website Design|

SMB Sales Funnel Before Digital Marketing, a normal Small Business SMB sales funnel includes prospecting and demand creation activities at the top. This is followed and complemented by lead qualification activities, appointment setting, quoting, negotiating and closing by a sales team and its management. All moving the process steadily and inexorably down the mouth of the funnel to the promised land of closed deals and, hopefully, raving fans that spread the word. Offline Marketing Lessons Learned Immediately prior to the Great Crash [...]