Artifact Digital Media, LLC offers the following digital media services — Our work has run the gamut in helping larger corporations and small business owners create their mark. Take a look at our capabilities and let us know how we can help you take your digital marketing efforts to the next level.
WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT and DESIGN:
Artifact specializes in website development using the industry-standard WordPress Business platform. Make no mistake – this is not a platform for mommy blogs or pet photos. It is specifically tailored for small business owners and large corporations. The WordPress VIP Platform is trusted by nationally-recognized media giants including CNN, TIME Magazine, ESPN Sports, The Chicago Tribune, and the Huffington Post.
WordPress offers scaled-down options that are run on their WordPress for Business Platform (WordPress.com) and their WordPress.org open-source platform.
Regarding these two platforms, each has its own benefit which is broken out in detail below.
WordPress for Business:
• Easy-to-use content management system (CMS)
• Responsive design is standard
• $299/year economical hosting fee (existing domains can be repointed for an additional $15/year)
• Free domain with plan
• Free email addresses
• Choice of a broad selection of free proprietary website themes
• Turnkey eCommerce portal
• Rock-solid site security with no additional cost
• Complimentary technical support via their chat service
• Powerful customization through Visual Composer, CSS and PHP scripting
• Wide selection of free and paid themes
• Responsive design is standard
• Powerful WordPress Plugin access
• Must rely on WordPress.org Developer community for support
• May need to contract with a developer for customized website updates
• May incur additional site security/firewall upgrade costs
GoDaddy WordPress Hosting:
In addition, GoDaddy.com offers WordPress domain hosting run on LINUX. If you have an existing GoDaddy website run through their proprietary SiteBuilder CMS, you may choose to upgrade to WordPress, and take advantage of all of the platform’s turnkey benefits as part of your new hosting plan.
Artifact Digital Media can help you determine the best plan to fit your needs and then develop a website that works for you. You’ll be amazed by the flexibility and ease of publishing. It is a rock-solid solution for small business owners. Contact us today for a free consultation on how we can get you started.
SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION:
Your online website won’t work for you unless it’s properly optimized for search. We have many years of experience in helping clients boost their site ranking. We can also help you submit your website to a variety of directories, and claim your free Google business listing.
We can help you select a domain and get your website set up through either GoDaddy.com or WordPress.com. Have an existing domain that you need repointed? Need help in setting up email through your domain? No problem, we’ve got you covered every step of the way.
BACKEND CODE DEVELOPMENT WORK:
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING:
Unsure on how to proceed with your Facebook and Twitter social marketing efforts? Connecting with potential customers in this space is critical. We can help you get a Facebook business identity page set up, and leverage the power of Twitter to extend your brand, using social media.
DIGITAL AND PRINT GRAPHICS:
We’ve carved out a niche in the early days of electronic print publishing. Since then we’ve offered a wide range of graphic services including:
• Logo Design
• Brochure Layouts
• IAB-Compliant Web Banner Ads
• Online Identity Graphics
• Custom Tee-Shirt Graphics
• Custom Business Cards
If you’ve seen it, we most likely have had experience in producing it. Let us know how we can help with your next graphic project.
DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY:
We offer photography services using Canon DSLR equipment. Due to our low overhead, our work is very complimentary to a small-business budget. We have experience in the following:
• In-Studio Product Photography
• Macro Photography
• Sports Photography
• Portrait Photography
• Special Event Photography
• Exterior and Landscape Photography
• Food Photography
Photographic equipment in our arsenal: Canon 50D SLR; Canon 17-40mm f/4 L-series wide angle lens; Canon 50mm f/1.4 prime portrait lens; Canon 70-300mm f/4.5 IS telephoto lens; Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sport telephoto lens; Manfrotto monopod; Manfrotto tripod with horizontal swing-out head attachment; three-way head; Induro GHB2 gimbal head; Canon remote trigger release, UV, polarizer filters, light kit and flash equipment.
Software: Canon Digital Photo Professional color correction software, Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Lightroom CS.
VIDEOGRAPHY AND AUDIO EDITING:
Through Artifact’s partner network, we can offer videography and audio commercial production services at your on-site location. Contact us about your specific A/V needs.