Knightling Blog

We have a lot of things to share with our clients. On this blog you will find new information on how to market your company online, news about or events happening at Knightling, website launches and graphic design projects we are excited about. We hope you find it informative and interesting. We love what we do are love to share! Please comment on any of the articles that interest you. We would love to make this a two-way conversation. So, without future adieu...grab a cup of coffee, sit back relax and enjoy! 

Online Marketing Blog

Importance of Adding Content to Your Site on a Regular Basis to do Better on Google Search Results Importance of Adding Content to Your Site on a Regular Basis to do Better on Google Search Results
The most important purpose of your website is to generate more traffic. Search engines love fresh content. Regularly updating and adding fresh content to your website is hugely beneficial when it comes to search engine rankings. There are several reasons for this. Increasing Number of Keywords
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3 Game of Thrones Style Online Marketing Tips 3 Game of Thrones Style Online Marketing Tips
Your parents always told you couldn’t learn anything watching television, but it turns out they were only half right. Sitting in front of the tube might not be the very best way to learn about Internet marketing, you can pick up a few things if you’re willing to watch quality shows. For example,...
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How to generate free press for your business, it’s easier than you think! How to generate free press for your business, it’s easier than you think!
Good press can bring traffic to your website, people to your store and create customers before you’ve even met them.   Nothing can replace a full time public relations company, however, when you have a limited budget while starting or running your business, here are some things you can do to generate...
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3 Things That Aren’t Mentioned Enough in Internet Marketing 3 Things That Aren’t Mentioned Enough in Internet Marketing
For the most part, posts and discussions around Internet marketing tend to involve topics like technical search engine optimization, budget size, and managing social accounts. In other words, they usually focus on things that are hot or new, rather than dealing with the bigger questions of establishing...
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5 Ways SEO Has Changed in the Last Year 5 Ways SEO Has Changed in the Last Year
Search engine optimization is in an always-changing state, just like the search engine rankings themselves, so it's no surprise that the best practices and prevailing theories tend to shift from one year to the next. However, following the Google Hummingbird update, things have changed so much that a...
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Knightling News & Events

Knightling Becomes Member of the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce Knightling Becomes Member of the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce
Knightling is pleased to become a member of the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce. Now with our second location on Irwindale Avenue we felt the best way to get to know our fellow business owners would be to join the Chamber. Plus, you can't beat the fact that the lunch meetings are held across the street...
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Knightling Studios is Open for Business Knightling Studios is Open for Business
After about a year of planning and execution, the Knightling team has created Knightling Studios, a well-appointed rental photography studio. Knightling Studios is designed to make photo shoots and photo processing more efficient and more convenient. Our ample parking, on-site restrooms, dressing room...
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Kellie Sherrill is Appointed EALB Treasurer Kellie Sherrill is Appointed EALB Treasurer
After five years of membership and a year of service on the Board of Directors, Kellie Sherrill, founder and president of Knightling, Inc., has been appointed to the position of Secretary/Treasurer of the Executives Association of Long Beach (EALB). She has also been designated chairman of the social...
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4th Annual Digital Media Arts Summit & EXPO 4th Annual Digital Media Arts Summit & EXPO
Every year, software engineers, entrepreneurs, artists and anyone else with a passion for the creative fusion of technology and art gather together for the Digital Media Arts Summit & EXPO put on by the Long Beach Community Foundation. Knightling attended this year’s event (the 4th consecutive...
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Web Design Blog

Site Launch: A new mobile friendly website redesign for a long time client. Site Launch: A new mobile friendly website redesign for a long time client.
I am proud to announce the launch of a newly redesigned (and completely reprogrammed) website for a long time client, Sasha Witte. Sasha Witte Design was one of my first websites that I coded by hand completely from scratch in HTML back in 2007. Over the years changes were made to her portfolio of work...
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Why Your Website Should be Mobile Friendly Why Your Website Should be Mobile Friendly
You are probably reading this article on a mobile phone and quite understandably so. After all, more than 5 billion people worldwide use a mobile phone and out of them 91% keep their devices close to them round the clock. So, most of their browsing activity is done through their mobile phones. Today,...
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Why Mobile Compatibility Is No Longer Optional for Business Websites Why Mobile Compatibility Is No Longer Optional for Business Websites
Over the last few weeks, web designers and Internet marketing experts have been practically shouting from the rooftops that now is the time for businesses that haven’t already done so to make the switch to responsive (and mobile-friendly) websites.  If you’ve been ignoring us so far, what you need...
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Web Design Site Launch for Acupuncturist Web Design Site Launch for Acupuncturist
Announcing the site launch for Simple Health Acupuncture. www.simplehealthacupuncture.com Their previous site was a build-your-own site that didn't give them the style or functionality they were looking for. They hired Knightling Web Design to create a stylish website for their growing company that...
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Website Design for the Long Beach Boy Scouts Website Design for the Long Beach Boy Scouts
We are proud to launch the new website design for the Long Beach Area Council Boy Scouts! Their previous site was one that corporate provided that allowed them to change content on but the design was always the same and not very eye catching. They wanted to invigorate their new site with the more modern...
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Graphic Design Blog

Knightling Graphic Design Knightling Graphic Design
Building a brand from the ground up is one of the most daunting tasks a business owner faces. The end goal is to increase your sales, but in order to accomplish this, your brand must be recognizable and memorable and reflect the identity of your company. With so much at stake, choosing the right agency...
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Not All Designers are the Same
Would you hire an untrained mechanic to work on your car or a real estate agent without a license to sell your house? In every profession, there are qualifications an individual must attain prior to selling his or her services and graphic design is no exception. Good marketing is vital to the success...
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Logo Design for Community Safety & Resource Fair Logo Design for Community Safety & Resource Fair
The UB Safe Safety & Resource Fair is took place on Saturday, July 23rd, at Admiral Kidd Park in Long Beach. The event focused on safety and specifically highlighted the Santa Fe Avenue Corridor. Attendees enjoyed the music, dancing, face painting and prizes. Knightling donated the logo design and...
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Wedding Logo for a Stamp Wedding Logo for a Stamp
Recently a friend hired me to create a logo for their wedding. They are having their wedding on a ranch that has a lots of oak trees and fruit trees on the property and wanted to carry that theme over to their invitations and decorations. Look closely and you will see the initials N and E in the tree...
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The Logo Design Process The Logo Design Process
We think this is a great video by PBS interviewing other logo designers and telling the history of how logos came to be.
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