Five Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Host Your Website at GoDaddy

Five Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Host Your Website at GoDaddy We have found ourselves moving websites away from GoDaddy hosting at a very rapid clip lately. We are just seeing too many issues, poor support and downtime to recommend that any business or nonprofit use them to host their websites. Your website is too important to...

It’s time to move to Google’s new GA4 for Analytics

It’s time to move to Google’s new GA4 for Analytics Google has announced that it will be sunsetting its Universal Analytics platform. As of July 1, 2023, businesses using this platform will need to update their sites. The new version of Google Analytics is known as GA4. GA4 is considerably different from previous...

Your Website is for Your Audience, Not for You!

The first thing you should know about your website is this:  it’s not for you – it’s for your customers and prospects! Your goal is to create a great customer experience by ensuring that there aren’t any barriers to getting the information they...

How Nonprofits Can Best Use Video to Boost Engagement

How Nonprofits Can Best Use Video to Boost Engagement According to the New York Times, we are now entering a “Post-text World.” Written content is quickly becoming old-fashioned, while pictures and videos now tell stories of their own. Videos especially are a great way to connect with visitors and donors. They’re easy to...

5 Tips and Tricks for Using QR Codes

QR Codes have been around many years, and their use and adoption continues to grow. In Asia, they’ve been used extensively for sharing information, but adoption in other counties has been slow. For many years, reading a QR code on your phone required a separate...

Sustaining & Growing Your Business During COVID-19

Sustaining & Growing Your Business During COVID-19 Ready to reach new levels of success? Connect with Gas Mark 8 for marketing solutions that will help you reach your goals. The pandemic is here to stay — at least for a while. In the meantime, your business needs to keep cash flowing in if you’re going to keep your...

We were guests on the Sass and Sage Podcast!

We were guests on the Sass and Sage Podcast! Our principal, Mike Richwalsky, was recently a guest on the Sass & Sage podcast. In this episode, he talked about the importance of web hosting. With upcoming changes to how Google ranks pages, making sure your site is as fast as possible is more important than...

Michael Reddy Joins Gas Mark 8 as Agency Account Manager

Top transfer of the season joins experienced digital marketing team as agency account manager. Gas Mark 8, a digital marketing agency focused on doing good work for organizations that do good, is pleased to announce that Michael Reddy will be joining the team as...

5 Things to Think About When Looking for a Web Hosting Partner

5 Things to Think About When Looking for a Web Hosting Partner Having a website has become a crucial part of any private business or non-profit. A major part of creating a new website or updating one is choosing a web hosting provider. For non-profits, this can pose a unique challenge since they don’t often have large budgets or...