OldCity Web Services – Highlights of 2017

January 12th, 2018|Advertising, Blogging, Branding, Design, eCommerce, Logo Design, Print Design, Pro-Bono/Community, Responsive Web Design, Search Engine Optimization, Small Business Marketing, Tips For Success, Website Design|

Check out a few highlights from our year in 2017. From website and print designs to new content services, SEO efforts, and pro bono projects – we’ve been busy! Advertorials Advertising and Content In 2017 we implemented a new type of advertising on, called advertorials. We now offer a 300-word blog, made-to-order for our [...]

How to Tell if a Company is Right for You

January 10th, 2017|Blogging, Website Design|

The world revolves around relationships. Families, friends, co-workers, the barista who makes your morning (noon and night) latte. Everywhere you look, you see blogs about 10 ways to find love this year, personality tests to determine “your type,” books on how to snag your perfect match, and apps for finding your soulmate without leaving your [...]

Fresh Start: Your Web Design Relationship Guide

January 3rd, 2017|Blogging, Content Marketing, Design, Domains and Hosting, Marketing, Website Design|

With a new year comes New Year’s resolutions, a time of evaluating your current life choices and seeing where improvements should be made. Whether it’s eating healthier, having a new gym routine, putting yourself back into the dating game, or improving relationships, it’s all about making the best choices for your life. As we evaluate [...]

Old City Web Services Welcomes Copywriter

September 20th, 2016|Blogging, Community, Content Marketing, Copywriting, email marketing, Marketing, Small Business Marketing, Special Message|

Old City Web Services Welcomes Copywriter Natalie McElwee works in copywriting and marketing here at Old City Web Services. Natalie graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Louisiana Tech University in 2013. Upon graduation, she moved to St. Augustine to work as a copy editor/designer where she strengthened her editing and writing skills. From [...]

How Social Media & A Blog Correlate With SEO

August 16th, 2016|Blogging, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media|

Why Your Business Needs Social Media & A Blog Social media, Blogs and SEO compliment each other in online marketing. Posting current social media and a blog entries will help search engines recognize your website as relevant. Social media is a great outlet for driving traffic to your website, which helps boost your SEO rank. [...]

What Does That Mean? Internet Terms Defined

May 27th, 2015|Blogging, Content Management System, General|

You have your business that you know in and out. You understand everything there is to know about the services you offer and the products you stand by. You also know you need to market your business, and in today's world that means using the internet to reach customers. That is where we come in, [...]

The Importance of Good Photography for Online Marketing

April 1st, 2015|Advertising, Blogging, Image fundamentals, Website Design|

Your business has a web presence. You have a website, a Facebook page, Twitter, and even Instagram. The best way to maximize your exposure and increase your reach on these platforms is to use really good photography. Your website has a great design, but there aren't enough photographs, or they are small and not the [...]

Expand Your Concept of Customer Service

March 27th, 2015|Blogging, Content Marketing, Copywriting, email marketing, Social Media Marketing|

There are so many ways we are told daily that will help us boost our business. Expanding your concept of customer service is key to your business model and has to be part of a larger strategy for customer engagement. It is important not just to engage customers, though, but to meaningfully engage customers while [...]

What is RSS and is it still important?

June 26th, 2013|Blogging, Content Marketing, Marketing, News, Social Media|

What does RSS stand for? It stands for Really Simple Syndication. Now you're probably saying to yourself, "Okay, but what is it?" Here's our simple answer: RSS feeds gives readers a method to keep up with their favorite blogs, online news and any other favorite websites. Anyone can choose the sites they wish to subscribe [...]

3 ways to enhance customer engagement

June 12th, 2013|Blogging, Social Media|

Want to improve your level of customer engagement? Customer engagement is the emotional connection between a customer and a company or brand. Engaged customers are loyal to your brand, passionate about your brand and advocates for your brand. Below are 3 helpful tips you may want to consider: 1.) Video If you spend any time [...]