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Jan 23rd, 2019 / Design

Ascend is hiring a Digital Designer

Digital Designer Note: This position has been filled, follow us on social so you're the first to know when we're hiring for future positions! You Are you a kickass designer /...

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Oct 1st, 2018 / Marketing

4 Takeaways from Denver Startup Week 2018

“If you dare, then you have already gotten further ahead than 99 percent of all the others” — Daniel EK Wow, I cannot believe I’ve had the opportunity to attend the 7th annual...

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Jul 31st, 2018 / Design

The Lessons Journey Taught Me About Ux for Web Design

Okay, I am a fellow gamer and I will totally geek out in this article. (yee be warned…) The main focus of this blog are the UX lessons I learned while playing the indie game...

Jul 17th, 2018 / Marketing

75 Eye-Opening Statistics on How Each Generation Uses Technology

Whether your target market is Gen Z, millennials, Gen Xers, or baby boomers, it’s important to know how they use tech to build an effective strategy & convert them into loyal...

Jun 29th, 2018 / Marketing

121 Resources for Entrepreneurs in the Top 10 Startup Cities in the US

We've compiled an extensive list of resources, from national to local, for entrepreneurs to take advantage of—but there's a twist: each resource collection is dedicated to one of...

Jun 26th, 2018 / Design

7 Logo Types and How to Choose the Right One for Your Business

Brand logos are more than a pretty picture. Each type has a specific purpose and appeals to certain audiences. This logo guide goes over the pros and cons for each logo type so...

Jun 12th, 2018 / Marketing

Key Takeaways from The Small Business Expo Denver 2018

Last week, our marketer attended The Small Business Expo in the Denver Convention Center on behalf of the team at Ascend. Check out what the event was about, the highlights,...

May 29th, 2018 / Marketing

9 Perfect Brand Examples of Why It Pays to Differentiate

Being different as a brand is the key to cutting through the clutter and standing out from the competition. Learn why it's important to be different and how these 9 famous brands...

May 22nd, 2018 / Marketing

10 Tips for Crafting a Fit & Healthy Workplace

The best way to turn a bad company culture around is to focus on a key contributor to the issue: health. Simply making sure that your employees are physically, mentally, and...

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May 15th, 2018 / Design

How Much Should You Pay for a Logo Design?

With the web’s potential getting bigger every day, it’s tempting to save money and get a cheap logo—but is it really worth the money in the long run? In this article, you’ll learn...

Apr 25th, 2018 / Development, Drupal, Front End

What is a CMS and why does your website need it?

Learn about how a content management system works, what kind of options are available depending on your website's needs, the pros and cons of using a CMS in your site, the key...

Apr 17th, 2018 / Design, Development, Freebies

How to Determine if Your Business Needs a New Website

Stop what you're doing and ask yourself, “is my website the best it can be?” While that is one big, obscure, vague, and terrifyingly finite question, it’s not the only one that’ll...

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