How to Overcome A Google Algorithm Penalty

November 19, 2015

Google has been very busy updating algorithms to reward high-quality websites over spammy websites and blackhat SEO. The Penguin, Panda and “Mobile-geddon” algorithm shifts have been the most notorious as of late, and ever since 2013, it seemed that we were a victim experiencing incredibly low search engine rankings. For years, we appeared in the […]

5 Factors to Start a Successful Online Business

November 15, 2015

Back in 2008, we started Printkeg, an online commercial printer, as a way to salvage a failing print shop. A while ago we described our beginnings, so there’s no need to rehash that story again. Now we can explore the five key contributions and factors that we feel helped us create a million dollar online […]

Amazing Tools For Small E-Commerce Business Owners

November 7, 2015

As a small online business owner, there are some nifty tools I depend on to maintain my e-commerce website. As a company owner, I have to worry about everything: marketing, quality control, finances, customer service, SEO and more. As far as running the online side of things, these tools can be extremely helpful. 1. Grammarly […]

How To Quickly Create a Printable Postcard Using Canva

November 4, 2015

Some of us are not designers by nature or nurture. Thanks to an online platform called Canva, normal people can create stunning and professional designs for almost any situation. We don’t feel that anything can truly replace a human graphic designer, but Canva comes pretty close! Today, we demonstrate how to create a well-designed double […]

Be Happy With These Funny Thanksgiving Cards

November 1, 2015

Sadly, Halloween is over, but the holidays are approaching with Thanksgiving right around the corner. A while back, we found some truly hilarious holiday cards on Etsy, so we couldn’t avoid investigating popular stationery sites for funny Thanksgiving cards as well. Thankful for Vegetarians This funny “Thankful for Vegetarians” Thanksgiving hand-sketched card created by EuclidStreetShop […]

Imaginative Panoramic Media by Incredible Artists

October 27, 2015

The panoramic or wide view space has been popular for hundreds of years and is embraced in painting, photography motion pictures and other numerous technologies. We see quite a few panoramic prints at our shop, and we wanted to explore how artists and technicians were utilizing the media in imaginative ways. Atlanta Skyline Atlanta Skyline […]

Star Wars 7 Poster and Trailer is Here But Where’s Luke?

October 18, 2015

For the last couple days, rumors have been floating that a new Star Wars: The Force Awakens¬†film poster would arrive on October 18th followed by a full-length trailer on October 19th during Monday Night Football on ESPN. Those rumors first started at io9.com, but it didn’t take long to garner the attention of comicbook.com, screenrant.com, […]

Funny Holiday Cards Made by Etsy Artists

October 13, 2015

Can you believe the year is almost gone again? One bright side to the end of each year is the holidays. The below pictures capture some very funny holiday cards courtesy of many talented Etsy artists and designers. Some of these cards may be shipped by the artists themselves while others might be digital “printables” […]

Breaking Down a Conversion Driven Shopify Store – Hickies.com

October 10, 2015

As many of you already know, Printkeg utilizes Shopify for e-commerce for a number of reasons. Over the weekend, I discovered a company, Hickies, that provides a shoelace replacement solution. To my pleasant surprise, Hickies also utilizes Shopify, and their website was so impressive and inspiring, I just cannot help showing it off to our […]

Frightening Fonts for Halloween Designs

October 2, 2015

October is one of our favorite months. Winter is coming, and Fall is here. But what makes the month eerily special in our eyes is Halloween, the return of The Walking Dead and two very special birthdays (my wife and I). Continuing our special series, Font Fridays, started by a former employee, Jessica, we collect […]