Posts by Steven Thomas Kent

10 Minutes With LaFleur Web Developer Stuart Pearman

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Stuart Pearman entered the world of web development while he was getting his undergraduate degree in media and information at Michigan State University. He started developing as a way to make his own tools and enhance his designs, but before long, he found that he loved web development for its own sake. After graduating with…

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10 Minutes With LaFleur Senior Strategist Dale Engelbert

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Dale Engelbert got her start in the wine industry as a wine-growing expert before she transitioned into healthcare marketing, where she worked in marketing communications and product development. From there, she made a connection with Chip LaFleur and joined the LaFleur team in 2019 as our senior strategist. Dale’s diverse range of experiences, which include…

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SEOoops! 8 Common SEO Myths, Debunked 

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Search engine optimization (SEO) might be the most misunderstood aspect of digital marketing. On the one hand, many clients think of it almost like voodoo — they want to hire an agency that will boost their search engine rankings. They don’t know how that happens, and they don’t really care to know. They just want…

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LaFleur Marketing Announces Initiative to Help West Michigan

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LaFleur, a Grand Rapids-based digital marketing agency, announced today its first annual non-profit website initiative. Through this initiative, LaFleur will build a new website for a West Michigan non-profit organization at no cost to the non-profit organization. The non-profit website initiative is part of the agency’s robust and expanding community engagement program. Since LaFleur’s inception…

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Digital Marketing From A to Z: A Dictionary by LaFleur

Digital Marketing Glossary

The digital marketing world can seem like a steaming, impenetrable jungle of jargon if you’re new to the game (and sometimes even if you’re not). Fear not, because we’re about to throw you a machete. We’ve put together a comprehensive glossary of digital marketing terms, explained in plain English. Bookmark this page and return whenever…

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10 Minutes With LaFleur Project Manager Becky Zobl

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Becky Zobl joined the LaFleur team in mid-2018 as a project and account manager. A West Michigan native and graduate of the communications program at Grand Valley State University, Becky journeyed to Los Angeles and worked in the fashion industry after college. She then spent time at a law firm in Chicago before coming full…

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Is Influencer Marketing Helpful for Law Firms?

Influencer Marketing for Law Firms

In the digital marketing world, “influencer marketing” has become an almost inescapable buzz word over the last few years. If you’re familiar with the term at all, it probably conjures up images of twentysomething lifestyle gurus posing on Instagram with beauty products or bottled smoothies made from whatever counts as a superfood this week. Like…

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