October 26, 2018

Megan McInroy Joins #TeamOnsharp as a Digital Marketing Specialist

We’re excited to announce that Megan McInroy has joined the team as a Digital Marketing Specialist! Originally from Lakewood, Washington, Megan graduated from MSUM with a degree in Integrated Advertising and Public Relations in 2015.
September 5, 2018

Top WordPress Features Used on Our Clients’ Websites

When it comes to building websites, #TeamOnsharp puts these three items at the top of the list: the website must be attractive, easy to use, and look great on a mobile device. One of the best ways to keep your website redesign on budget while maximizing return on investment is to build the website using the WordPress platform. WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems, and is used by more than 80 million websites. When our team is working with a small to medium sized website, WordPress is our platform of choice. From our experience of building hundreds of […]
August 24, 2018

#HighFiveFriday to @FargoMoorhead for Sharing Our City’s Unique Vibrance

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our #HighFiveFriday blog series. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are just really good at interacting with followers on social. For this week’s #HighFiveFriday, we’re featuring @FargoMoorhead‘s Instagram account.The Fargo-Moorhead Convention & Visitor’s Bureau is your source for information on Fargo, North Dakota & Moorhead, MN.  Keep reading to see why we love what they’re doing to connect on social media. […]
August 10, 2018

#HighFiveFriday to @FargoACC for Elevating Artists Twitter

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our #HighFiveFriday blog series. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are just really good at interacting with followers on social. For this week’s #HighFiveFriday, we’re featuring @FargoACC‘s Twitter account. The City of Fargo Arts and Culture Commission envisions a community where public art is integrated into city initiatives, and where neighborhood revitalization efforts and private developments is the […]
August 7, 2018

Are These Top Security Flaws on Your Website?

When you’re a business owner operating with a lean and mean team, it’s hard to know all of the things to be aware of when it comes to your website’s security. Unfortunately, there are a multitude of threats on the internet. One of the best ways to be prepared is to regularly scan your website for vulnerabilities. That way the issues can be addressed, updated, and you can be on your way without the hassle or the drama. At Onsharp, quarterly vulnerability scans are included with our Website Essentials Package. Every 90 days, we scan our customers’ websites, address any new […]
July 31, 2018

How to Know When an App Redesign is Necessary

Technology is constantly evolving, putting new features at the fingertips of our customers at a high frequency. There may come a time when your consumer savvy mobile app from five years ago needs a refresher. Taking on a mobile app redesign is a big project, so we put together a few tips to help you know when it’s the right move for your business. You’ve Recently Added New Data We live in a world of personalization. The more customized your experience can be for your customers, the more you will surprise and delight them. If you recently added capabilities that […]
July 27, 2018

#HighFiveFriday to @RRHSF1979 for Celebrating Their Community on Twitter

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our #HighFiveFriday blog series. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are just really good at interacting with followers on social. For this week’s #HighFiveFriday, we’re featuring @RRHSF1979‘s Twitter account. The Red River Human Services is a non-profit organization serving those with developmental disabilities. They provide individualized support to allow for full community participation and inclusion. Keep reading to […]
July 25, 2018

5 Things to Add to Your August Content Calendar

August is near, which means we’re almost at the end of summer. Whether it’s enjoying the last few warm summer days or preparing to head back to school, August is an exciting time of year. That means there’s a lot to talk about. But with so many different things competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
July 19, 2018

Get Creative with Instagram Live

Instagram live has several features that give you an opportunity to get creative with your business’s marketing. From applying filters to your live stream to adding a friend or brand to your broadcast, the options are endless! 
July 17, 2018

📅Today is 🌎World Emoji Day!🎉

Did you know that today, July 17th, is officially World Emoji Day? For those who may be asking – what is an emoji? An emoji is a small icon used to display ideas or emotions, or to put it plain and simple, these: 😀👍🏻😁🙌🏻😂🔥🤣💥😃💦😄☀️😅☔️😉 . Scientific studies have shown that viewing emojis can increase your enjoyment, and create a positive interaction by being friendly, emotional, and personal. In honor of this wonderful holiday, we’re sharing a few tips on how you can use emojis in your marketing to create a fun, light-hearted experience to connect with your audience. #1: Tell a […]
July 13, 2018

#HighFiveFriday to @FargoParks for Sharing Fun in the Sun

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our #HighFiveFriday blog series. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are just really good at interacting with followers on social. For this week’s #HighFiveFriday, we’re featuring @FargoPark‘s Twitter account. With over 2,100 acres of land, the Fargo Park District maintains numerous park and recreation facilities in Fargo with the goal of making lives better. Keep reading to see why we […]
July 11, 2018

Benefits of Blogging on Your Website

Have you ever considered creating a blog for your website, but questioned if it was the right move for your business? Onsharp’s answer will always be YES — a blog is crucial for your website! Read on to find out why. Content is Key The content that makes up your website is extremely important when it comes to Search Engine Optimization. While Google’s algorithms continuously evolve to prioritize certain factors, larger shifts have been made to the way that Google will display information. Rather than relying on keywords alone, the algorithms work to identify the intent of the searcher to provide them with […]
July 6, 2018

How to QA Your Mobile App

There’s no better feeling than releasing a brand new mobile app. Adding new and improved value to your customer’s journey is always a win! But it’s important to not let that excitement get in the way of properly testing your new app before releasing it to the world. There’s nothing worse than releasing an app too early only to discover a laundry list of items that need to be addressed right away. Talk about stress! Read on to learn why it’s important to test your app and see what you should look for when you’re testing.
June 29, 2018

#HighFiveFriday to Fargo Stuff for Creating Clever Content

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our #HighFiveFriday blog series. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are just really good at interacting with followers on social. For this week’s #HighFiveFriday, we’re featuring @fargostuff‘s Instagram account. Fargo Stuff is a premier eCommerce company located downtown Fargo with a passion for creating unique apparel, artwork & gifts that exemplify the quality of our city. Keep reading […]
June 27, 2018

The Importance of Computer Security

Computer security often isn’t thought about until a problem arises – and at that point, a break in security can cause harmful and potentially major problems. Because we all want to keep our computers and information safe, we have some answers to some frequently asked questions about potential security issues and how you can prevent them from happening to you.
June 21, 2018

6 Things to Add to Your July Content Calendar

For me, July marks the half-way point of summer and is one of my favorite months. July is full of activity at the beginning of the month, with the 4th of July, and stays busy with all sorts of fun summer activities.
June 15, 2018

Kirsten Rhody Joins #TeamOnsharp as Business Development Manager

Onsharp is thrilled to announce that Kirsten Rhody has joined the team as a Business Development Manager! In this role, Kirsten will work out of the Twin Cities and surrounding areas in Minnesota, expanding the territory as part of Onsharp’s Business Development team.
June 15, 2018

#HighFiveFriday to The White House Co. for Curating Beautiful Content on Instagram

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our #HighFiveFriday blog series. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are just really good at interacting with followers on social.
June 14, 2018

Inspiring Examples of #ThrowbackThursday for Your Content Calendar

Adding trending hashtags to your hashtag strategy can be a great way to humanize your brand and inspire ideas for content. As one of the most popular trending hashtags, it’s almost guaranteed you’ll see #ThrowbackThursday circulate your social media feeds on any given Thursday of the month. For those of you who have always wondered what it means and have never mustered up the courage to use it, you’re in the right place.
June 8, 2018

#TeamOnsharp Welcomes Megan Skjonsby to the Marketing Team

We’re excited to announce that Megan Skjonsby has joined #TeamOnsharp in Marketing.