The Avalanche Creative Blog

Search Engine Optimization

The True Cost of Hiring an SEO Employee

Is it worth it to hire an in-house SEO specialist? It depends on where you’re at as a business, and the true cost might surprise you.

How One Blog Post Can Produce Tons of Leads

We’ll start with a disclaimer. It’s rare that one blog post can build enough authority quickly that it increases your rank for the right keywords and produces leads. However, if you work the right SEO strategy it’s possible to uncover missed opportunities where one, strategic blog post can increase your traffic and conversions.

How SEO is Like a Credit Score

SEO and credit scores are not all that different. They’re both pretty mysterious, and they both have many factors that contribute to them. One of the most important factors for both is length of history. I am fortunate that my parents instilled the importance of a good credit score in me at a young age.…

WordPress

6 Reasons Why You Should Use WordPress

Are you asking yourself why you should use WordPress to build your website? Here are 6 reasons why you should be using WordPress to build your website.

Shopify

How To Add Shopify Sections to Any Theme

We struggled to find an article on how to add Shopify sections to a theme that does not have sections included. So, we decided to write this straightforward, simple article.

Setting Up a New Shopify Store: Step by Step Guide

Take this standard operating procedure we use internally to set up a new client’s Shopify website. A bulleted list of everything you need to do.

Why Shopify is the Best Ecommerce Platform

Shopify is the best Ecommerce platform, hands down. Read our list of 8 reasons why Shopify is the best ecommerce platform. We love Shopify website design and development.

Resources & Reviews

Getting Started with Web Design: A Complete Guide

We put this guide together to help people get started with their web design project. This covers everything you’ll need to consider at any stage. If you are looking for a new website for your business or organization, a DIYer, or agency, this guide will help you answer important questions and what to consider before you start a web design project.

Formidable Forms Review

At Avalanche Creative, we use Formidable Forms to handle form and application building on WordPress sites. We love Formidable Forms so much we decided to write a detailed review of why you’ll love using Formidable for your WordPress form building needs as well. This list is in order of our favorite features. This is not a…

HubSpot + WordPress Review

We are big fans of WordPress & HubSpot. We exclusively use these to two platforms for our CMS and CRM, respectively. If you use both or are considering adding one to the other, this article should help you get the most out of the combination. To get the most out of WordPress and HubSpot, you’ll…