The Cheeky Monkey Media Blog

A few words from the apes, monkeys, and various primates that make up the Cheeky Monkey Super Squad.

4 Ways to Optimize Your Core Web Vitals

November 18, 2021 / Natalie Chew

Earlier this year, the Core Web Vitals (CWV) update joined the list of factors that affect your website’s search ranking. Now, you might be asking, “What are they even?!” And likely not totally aware that there are 4 ways to optimize your Core Web Vita…
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May the Power of Website Maintenance Compel You

November 8, 2021 / Natalie Chew

You know what’s more terrifying than those creepy clowns that come out on Halloween? Building a website, and then not maintaining it. The horrors! 😱 Companies that don’t understand the power of website maintenance are missing out on how to make their s…
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What Makes a Good Host vs Bad Host (Web Provider, that is)

November 1, 2021 / Natalie Chew

You’ve seen the ads. And it seems like you can get web hosting from just about anywhere. With so many options, how do you even start to figure out what your best bet is, and how to tell what makes a good web host vs a bad host?!?  Well, you’re off to a…
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Drupal 7&8 End of Life : Plan Your Website Upgrade with Peace of Mind

October 13, 2021 / Natalie Chew

End of Life for Drupal 8 – November 2021 In the words of Bruce Buffer: It’s tiiiiiiiiiime!!! Well, almost. But it is beyond time to plan and prepare for the next step in your Drupal website’s technical progression. We’ve gathered the most current and r…
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Website Wireframes: 3 Options That Fit Any Budget

October 7, 2021 / Ashley Olsen

Starting a new web project can be daunting. Technical terms that you may not have heard before get thrown around, and it can be overwhelming to get familiar with the new jargon. One word that you’ve probably heard during your website journey is Wirefra…
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Cheeky Monkey Adopt-a-Primate Initiative

September 24, 2021 / Natalie Chew

Our World is a Little Bananas Right Now The global Covid-19 pandemic may have been introduced into our lives in 2o20, but it’s still very present in 2021 and has made this year quite a thing, yes? At Cheeky Monkey, fortunately projects began to pick up…
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WebOps and the Importance of Ongoing Iteration

September 22, 2021 / Bruno Guerra

Website Updates Why should you care about the importance of ongoing iteration and WebOps? Well, how often do you do the updates of your website? Wrong answers: 01- I don’t know; 02 – Do I have to update something?; 03 – IT or marketing must have this c…
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Grow a Great WebOps Strategy

September 16, 2021 / Natalie Chew

Think Like a Gardener  Consider this Part 2 of our recent blog that dove into creating a strategy that allows your website to grow alongside your business.  Now, let’s assume you’ve decided to take the plunge into the world of WebOps. You’re getting re…
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How to Generate Conversions through Content

September 9, 2021 / Natalie Chew

Surprise! It Starts with Your Target Audience Behind the scenes of every great website is an even better content & SEO strategy. As a marketing manager or web developer, you can do everything in your power to have the best design, functionality, an…
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WebOps: The New Direction for Online Growth

August 24, 2021 / Natalie Chew

So here’s a big question: How can you ensure your website continues to grow alongside your business while staying on the leading edge of technology, AND have the ability to pivot with unexpected market changes? Good news, this is more achievable than y…
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What are MVP Websites and Why They Matter to You

July 29, 2021 / Treena Bjarnason

Establish your MVP website priorities with your team for a successful (and budget friendly) 2021 In 2021, the internet continues to be a dominant and necessary evil in a business’s success. Rebuilds, upgrades, redesigns, and all marketing actions need…
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A Simple Cheeky Formula for Prioritizing Website Tasks

July 28, 2021 / Vanessa Devine

It can be overwhelming to stop and think about all of the tasks on your website to-do list. Some of the items on there have probably been around since the last web launch 😲. Maybe other brilliant ideas have been lost along the way. Or maybe the list is…
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