Would you like a FREE promotional video for you business? Purchase a new website before the end of 2013 from Calvert Design Group, Inc. and it is included – a $595 value! Contact us today for more details. There is no better time than now to get your business online or bring your old website up to speed! Requires the purchase of a Small Business Website with Mobile Responsive Add-on and a minimum of 1 year of Tier 1 support at $49.95/month (and you will get one month free! – also applies to Tier 2 support) Includes a 45-60 second… Continue Reading How to Get a Free Promotional Web Video For Your Business
Are you still uncertain about the need to make sure you have a mobile strategy in place for your business? If you need convincing look no further than this recent report just released by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. In the U.S., 56 percent of adults are now smartphone owners, according to a study published Wednesday by Pew. This is the first time since Pew began tracking the numbers that the majority of the population owns a smartphone. The majority of the population are now smartphone owners. According to Pew, the Android platform maintains a slight edge. Twenty-eight percent of… Continue Reading More Than Half of Your Prospects Are Mobile!
As a Southern Maryland SEO consultant, I get asked all the time what are the tricks to getting a web page to rank well in the search engines. My answer? There are none. It’s a bunch of little things all rolled up together that result in a page performing well for a targeted keyword phrase. And it all starts with solid, well written, focused content. Here are just a few of things we deem important and integrate into the web pages and posts we build for our Southern Maryland SEO consultant clients. Single Keyword Phrase Focus Before you begin crafting… Continue Reading Southern Maryland SEO Consultant Tips
Today marked my first meeting with the Executive Board of the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland. I am honored to have been asked to participate with the TCC as the Calvert County At-Large representative. The TCC is a partnership of State and local government covering a broad range of topics, including regional transportation and infrastructure planning, economic and workforce development, agricultural development, and tourism. For those unfamiliar with the TCC their mission is to: To serve as a forum for the discussion and resolution of issues affecting the Southern Maryland Region. The Council shall select, advocate and advance those activities,… Continue Reading Our CoFounder to Serve on Executive Board of the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland
From our headquarters in Calvert County, MD, Calvert Design Group has been providing professional and affordable website design in Southern Maryland since 2002. Serving all 3 counties of Southern Maryland – Calvert County, Charles County and St. Mary’s County – we don’t stop there. We routinely work with clients in Anne Arundel County, Prince Georges County, all of Maryland, Washington, DC, and Northern Virginia. In fact, we provide web development, web design, Internet marketing and social media expertise nationwide. Southern Maryland Website Design – A Few Examples
Our CoFounder, Brian Raines, was interviewed today by Cheryl Simone of CBS DC (WNEW 99.1) by phone for a future radio spot regarding Southern Maryland Jobs on Facebook. In mid-November, 2012 Brian set up a Facebook page named Southern Maryland Jobs to help connect job seekers with employers throughout Southern Maryland. In just over one month the page grew to over 500 LIKEs. If you are looking for a job start your post with SEEKING: and post it on the wall. I will repost these as status updates as time allows. If you are looking to hire an employee start your… Continue Reading CoFounder Interviewed on CBS Radio – WNEW, 99.1
At Calvert Design Group we believe involvement at a local level in both business and community are vital to establishing and maintaining a connection. We are excited to be a part of the Bay Business Group based in northern Calvert County, MD. Find them on Facebook!
After a months-long absence prompted by Apple updating their mobile operating system to iOS 6 – Google Maps is back! The official Google Maps app returned to Apple’s App store yesterday as a standalone app. The new app is free and includes turn-by-turn navigation (something lacking in the last manifestation of Google Maps on the iOS platform), an integrated street view, an a 3-D like Google Earth view. Download the app here for your iOS device: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-maps/id585027354?mt=8
Wordpress launched the latest version of their CMS and blogging platform today. This latest version is named “Elvin” in honor of drummer Elvin Jones. There are a number of new feature upgrades but the most notable difference is a new image management system. The new media manager is “a completely re-imagined flow for uploading photos and creating galleries.” In addition, the default theme, Twenty Twelve, is mobile responsive and some updates were made to the dashboard styles. Dashboard styles are now Retina-ready with beautiful high resolution graphics, a new color picker and some streamlining to some admin sections. If you… Continue Reading WordPress 3.5 Launched Today
We just recently launched a new website for the Huntingtown High School Hurricanes Swim Team. It’s a great example of our Small Business Website and demonstrates that our framework functions well for organizations as well as businesses.