The Cheeky Monkey Media Blog

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

Are you sure you are picking the right option for your site? Do you need to rebuild or do you simply need maintenance?

September 14, 2020 / Danielle Thornton

Introduction We have all heard it before…you have to rebuild your website every 2 to 3 years. But, Is this really the right choice for you? In today’s era of websites, it is actually very unlikely that a website rebuild is the right choice. In most c…
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Adapting: How WordPress & eCommerce can ‘Woo’ you

April 14, 2020 / Danielle Thornton

Feeling the effects of our drastically changing economy as a business owner? COVID-19 is not only affecting how we interact with our customers, but how we engage and sell to them virtually. Is your business adapting to the growing, evolving and vital o…
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5 Ways to Save Money by Properly Setting Up Your New Website

July 26, 2019 / Kodie Beckley

Launching a new site is exciting, especially if it’s your first one. It’s a long, intense process that takes a lot of hard work, time, and care. That’s what makes it so great when you’ve finally finished it! It’s a unique, satisfying feeling that’s har…
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WTF…ile Types?!

June 26, 2019 / Kodie Beckley

I hear people say that around the office all the time. They exclaim, “WTF, K2?!” Now, I get the K2 part. That’s my nickname ‘round these parts. However, I’m not totally sure what WTF stands for. I’m just going to assume that WTF stands for What The Fil…
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Site Security and Galactic Warfare

June 13, 2019 / Kodie Beckley

There’s a famous line from the movie Field of Dreams that you’ve probably heard before. “If you build it, they will come.” You know as well as us that it takes a lot more than just merely being online to attract customers, drive business, and grow sale…
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What is a Website Audit and What Does it do?

May 22, 2019 / Cody Misura

Your website needs to make your job easier, not harder. Don’t you agree? Chances are, your website is running on a content management system (CMS). If we had to guess which one, it would be a coin flip between either WordPress or Drupal. Were we right?…
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Decoupled and Headless CMS: An Introduction

May 16, 2019 / Guest Blogger

Decoupled architecture. It’s making waves in the development community and all for the right reasons. Separating your back-end from your front-end simply makes sense. Content management systems like WordPress and Drupal both offer a set of features tha…
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Bounce Rate. What Is It And How You Can Improve It

May 7, 2019 / Cody Misura

We often get asked about bounce rate. What exactly does it mean, and is it a bad thing to have a high bounce rate. As monkeys we like to bounce around… a lot. But when it comes to your website, having a high bounce rate could be a bad thing. So let’s…
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Thanos Snap – Avengers Endgame Google Easter Egg

April 25, 2019 / Kodie Beckley

Have you seen the new easter egg Google put up in preparation for Avengers Endgame? It’s pretty dang cool! We were just doing our monkey thang the other morning when Alex, our tech lead and an all around kickass guy, stuck his head over his monitors (k…
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2019 for Cheeky Monkey

December 17, 2018 / Treena Bjarnason

We’re gearing up for another year at Cheeky Monkey Media. A new year means new trends which means more research and better results. Recently, we’ve broken up what we do into three simple pillars, design, development, and marketing. After taking a look,…
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7 Steps to Triple Your Website’s Conversion Rates

December 5, 2018 / Treena Bjarnason

Gone are the days when billboards, TV/radio ads, and cold calling were the only ways to land B2B leads. And no, we do not miss those days. Now, search engines, social media, and online ads dominate. But the ease with which businesses use these spaces a…
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xScope In Your Workflow – Dave’s Quick Tips

August 31, 2018 / Kodie Beckley

In this episode we explore xScope, a Swiss Army knife tool that everyone in your front and back end web design and development team can use to ensure a project is looking its best. Resources
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