We specialize in Website Design and Development, WordPress Development and Mobile Apps.

3 Keys to a Great 404 Page

If you have a website, it’s inevitable – someone will come across a page that doesn’t exist. Whether it’s a blog post you moved or a mistyped link, users are bound to come across a 404 page at one point or another. Most WordPress themes thankfully come with custom 404 pages, but if you’ve got […]

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5 Easy Tips to Secure Your WordPress Site & Prevent Hacking

WordPress is the backbone for approximately 25% of the websites online today. For that very reason, it’s a major target for hackers. At MB3, we do a lot of work with WordPress, and so we often make recommendations to our clients on keeping their sites secure. Here are the top 5 pieces of advice we […]

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Effective-Homepage-Blog-Header

The homepage of your website is not only the first page users visit – it’s also the first impression of yourself or your company that they experience. It needs to have a lot of key elements in order to convince a user to stay on your website, and more importantly, to investigate further. Want users […]

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10 Mobile Stats That Prove

In case you missed Mobilegeddon, Google announced mid last year that they would start penalizing websites that were not mobile friendly, ranking them lower in search results. Beginning in May of 2016, Google has announced it will come down even harder on non-mobile sites, and the punishment will be even more severe. Why the huge […]

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Planning Awesome Website Content in 4 Easy Steps

Writing isn’t always an easy task, especially if it isn’t something you do every day. Writing and planning website content can be even harder – trying to hit a balance between informational, sales-oriented, and user-friendly is key. What information does your site need to provide? What kind of images do you need? Planning ahead is […]

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How Adult Coloring Parallels Business

Coloring books for adults have exploded as a trend – you can find them everywhere, even in the grocery checkout line. They’ve even published research on the benefits of adult coloring. Over the last two years, I’ve begun coloring again, too. Partly because of my kids, and partly as a tactic for stress relief. Until […]

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Should you blog that? Questions to ask

Having a blog on your website can be an important and worthwhile endeavor, provided your business has the time and resources to maintain it. Great content and quality headlines and post frequency are all key factors in a successful blog. But a blog shouldn’t just be a string of sales flyers and press releases – […]

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WebsiteLaunchListBlog

So you’ve been working on a new website and you’re almost ready to launch. Finally. Your team and your customers have likely been anticipating this moment for a while now. But now matter how long it’s taken, there’s a list of things you’ve got to review before launching your new site. Your development team will […]

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Every business should have a presence on the web – period. It can be a few simple pages with basic information or a robust dynamic site with real time support and e-store capabilities; but no matter how big or how small, every business should be online. Here are some of advantages a well constructed website can bring.

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9 Email Marketing Strategies To Stop

1. Email marketing without permission Seth Godin’s idea of Permission Marketing is a really important one. It states that if you didn’t get some form of permission to market to (or in this case email) someone, you shouldn’t. If you’re using email marketing to contact someone without their permission, you’re essentially sending SPAM. Getting permission […]

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5 Apps i can't live without - Aaron

There’s no denying it – web apps are at the core of pretty much every modern business. We love using them at MoonBase3 almost as much as we love building them for our clients. There is a much longer list of the ones we use daily (more on that later), but here are the top […]

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WorkDigiMarketingIntoYourBudget

Google Business Page This is one of the first things you should do when your business goes online and you’re starting to look at digital marketing. You can claim your Google Business Page absolutely free, and it allows you to show up at the top right in most Google search results relating to your company. […]

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Don't Forget These ASO Tips

Whether you’ve been working with mobile apps since the app stores opened, or you’re just working on your first app, you should be familiar ASO – basic App Store Optimization principles and practices. ASO is a dynamic marketing process that evolves over time, adjusting to trends and changes in the market. In fact, one of […]

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TakeawaysWorldBizForumNYC

Last week I had the privilege of attending [and volunteering] at the World Business Forum NYC. The WBF is an annual global business summit that brings together over 5,000 attendees, consisting mostly of senior executives, from over 60 countries. It was an empowering and inspirational event and I plan to be a part of it […]

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7 Little Website Mistakes ThatCan Cost YouBig Time

Great websites are full of pertinent information that leaves visitors feeling knowledgeable about your company – and if not, they should feel as though you are an authority in your field, and that you can help with their unanswered questions. But from a business perspective, websites are  more than that – they need to advertise, […]

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If you’ve developed and published a mobile app recently, then you know one of the biggest challenges is not in app creation, but in distribution and marketing. Between converting website and mobile web visitors and the rise of mobile social media, it’s easy to forget that the vast majority of mobile app installs still come […]

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Advanced Wordpress Plugins To Install

A few weeks ago we shared five basic WordPress plugins we usually install when building a new site. This week, we’re sharing three of the more advanced plugins we install. Advanced plugins aren’t necessarily difficult or complex to understand, but their versatility and behind-the-scenes code are more robust and can accomplish more intricate tasks than […]

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Tips for Purchasing a WordPress Theme

The WordPress platform opens up a world of possibilities – it allows you to install a whole host of custom plugins, themes and other modifications that can help make your website visually unique, fully integrated, and very secure without having to know a lot of code. So what should you look for when buying a […]

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5 Basic Wordpress Plugins

WordPress represents a huge part of the internet. There are more than 76.5 million websites built with WordPress, and with 50,000 new WordPress websites added daily, that number continues to rise. It’s kind of a big deal. It’s no secret that we love WordPress, and we work with it on a lot of projects. One […]

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Free and Paid Stock Photo Resources

Finding the right imagery to use on your website, blog or social media can be challenging. Most small businesses don’t have the budget to hire a professional photographer or the skills to take the photos themselves – so what are the other options to find that ‘perfect shot’? You may be tempted, but taking an […]

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