Web marketing tips from a small business owner and expert SEO service provider.

How to Overcome A Google Algorithm Penalty

November 19, 2015

Besides precious time, there were many steps and factors that contributed to our turnaround success. We hope our experience can help some of you to continue fighting for a brighter online future.

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 […]

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 […]

How To Improve Cart Abandonment When Using Shopify

August 23, 2015

When viewing cart abandonment in the orders area of Shopify, I often cringe because I just can’t help myself from tallying up those “missed” dollars. Cart abandonment is the reality of e-commerce so don’t let it drive you too crazy. Fortunately, we are going to outline and share some effective methods that our company implements […]

Testing Download Speeds of the Top Shopify Apps

June 29, 2015

As an avid Shopify shop owner, I constantly trial different apps in hopes to discover new ways to better convert and serve customers. To my disappointment, I have removed many apps due to the slowness ramifications or effect on download speeds which inhibits a visitor’s experience. The easiest way to test an app’s effect on […]

Our Favorite User Friendly Shopify Apps

June 28, 2015

A while back we wrote an article titled “6 Shopify Apps We Couldn’t Live Without” listing and describing crucial apps that we depend on so much, we wouldn’t be able to use the Shopify online e-commerce platform without them. That article did not cover the apps that we actually enjoy using or find strikingly remarkable and easy […]

SEO Tips Shopify Storeowners Must Know

May 8, 2015

Before starting Printkeg, I built up a strong history in web development and SEO providing those services to hundreds of clients of my own for most of my adult life. Presently, I still do a little web consulting, but I remain more focused on maintaining and leading Printkeg, a digital print company that utilizes the […]

5 Major Pitfalls of Shopify

April 5, 2015

First and foremost, I want to clearly state for the record that our company is a firm proponent of the e-commerce platform, Shopify. We utlize the platform for two stores and our web development sister company, IDM Print, strongly recommends it to prospective clients searching for a powerful tool selling goods online. Like any system, […]