Satellite Six Recognized for 3 Web Design Awards by GDUSA

Eau Claire based Brand and Web Design company, Satellite Six, has earned recognition by a leading national industry publication, GDUSA, for three of their recent Website Design projects: CleanWorks Carpet Cleaning and Restoration; Marge McFarlane; and Wisconsin Sheep Dairy Cooperative. Each year Graphic Design USA, a leading graphic design publication, holds award competitions to allow…

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Local Student Uses Satellite Six As A Model For National Competition

Recently our company received a phone call from a local high school asking if one of their students, Elijah, could learn more about Satellite Six and what we do for an upcoming DECA competition that he’s currently preparing for. DECA, a student organization that aims at teaching young entrepreneurs about marketing, finance, hospitality, and management,…

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Top 10 Design Trends In 2016

Design trends change rapidly, and as web designers, it’s helpful to know what the current and upcoming trends are so you can stay ahead of the competition and exceed client expectations. Now that we’re officially four months into 2016, we are excited to share the latest modern design trends with you! Although it was hard…

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Should Your Business Be Blogging?

It seems as though there’s an ongoing conversation about whether businesses should be blogging or not. Companies are constantly wondering if writing a blog post several times a week is worth the extra time and additional effort. The short answer? Yes! Blogging on a persistent basis is an inexpensive (and rather easy) way to amplify…

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How to Avoid 3 Common SEO Mistakes

When it comes to designing and writing content for your website or blog, it’s important to have search engine optimization at the top of your priority list. By now, you know that search ranking is a crucial factor of any marketing strategy, and without it, your website can easily get lost somewhere out in the…

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2015: A Year To Remember

As 2015 quickly comes to an end, we can’t help but reflect on the outstanding year Satellite Six has had. From the big move out of our initial downtown headquarters, to serving lots of great new clients, we’ve achieved much success for ourselves and our clients. After an awesome Grand Re-Opening party and 5 years…

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Eau Claire Startup Weekend Success Story

Eau Claire Startup Weekend is a weekend-long, marathon event where entrepreneurs can go to learn the basics of founding a startup business & launching successful ventures. As an entrepreneur himself, Owner and Creative Director of Satellite Six, Ben Stroinski, was honored to have been a part of the Eau Claire Startup Weekend in October of this year….

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Freedom Through Limitation

Setting Expectations and Limitations in a Design Brief Successful design implementation is about the whole, not the parts. If you wear a $2,000 suit with the wrong pair of shoes, you’ll be remembered for the shoes and not the suit. Inconsistency raises doubt, and doubt makes people wary.  Successful design means doing a few things really,…

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Beginner’s Guide to SEO

What Is SEO? SEO stands for “Search Engine Optimization” and can help make or break your website’s survival throughout the world wide web. By focusing on both front- and back-end optimization, SEO helps create an easily accessible website for both the search engines and the users to discover. Higher visibility leads to higher traffic rates which…

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