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We are Saltmedia and we are a web design firm based in Grande Prairie, Alberta. We're blogging now to speak to the business community in matters relevant to our work such as SEO and how we help our clients be found online.

What is Blogging & How Will it Add Value for Your Web Presence?

What is Blogging & How Will it Add Value for Your Web Presence?
Several years ago, when blogging first became a buzz word, it mostly referred to online journals or diaries of sorts, used by individuals who were looking for a way to express themselves. Well, businesses of all shapes and sizes soon realized that a blog could be a great space for some free marketing, and it took off from there. For a business, a blog is a page on the website where you post company news, but more importantly, it's a space where you share articles that can give a powerful boost to your digital marketing strategy. Here are just some of the ways that regular blogging will benefit your business' online presence and your brand, overall: Allows you to demonstrate your expertise in the market, which helps build trust with prospective customers - a must, if you want to sell products or services online Google awards websites where quality content...
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We Want You! Become a Saltmedia Client & Reap the Rewards

We Want You! Become a Saltmedia Client & Reap the Rewards
We like to hit it outta the park for every client. Call us overachievers, but we're not happy until you are. No matter the types of solutions we're providing, our core values keep us focused on delivering the results our clients want and need. With online success as the end goal in every situation, we're looking for clients who are just as eager to succeed as we are to show them how to get there. It's true, Saltmedia might not be the right website development company for every business. But, if your business looks something like this, we're the team of experts you need for a wide range of web design services, online marketing and other solutions: a small to mid-sized business that's looking to build a strong online presence well organized and willing to work with us so that the business can start reaping the rewards as quickly as...
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Our Core Values will Help Your Business Succeed Online. Here's How

Our Core Values will Help Your Business Succeed Online. Here's How
A lot of website designers and online marketing specialists talk about their integrity and commitment to providing their customers with the best possible service. But, as the old saying goes, talk is cheap. At Saltmedia, we know that actions speak louder than words, which is why we prove that we're worthy of our clients' business every single day. At the foundation of our online marketing and web development company are a set of core values that shape everything we do, from the types of services we offer to the quality of those services and the rewarding, lasting relationships we build with our clients. Choosing us as your website designers or online marketing providers means aligning yourselves with web experts who will remain true to their word. The Values that Shape Saltmedia Honesty: We don't make empty promises nor will we sugar coat or stretch the truth just to make a...
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Alberta Business Awards of Distinction: Saltmedia is a Finalist!

Alberta Business Awards of Distinction: Saltmedia is a Finalist!
We're thrilled to announce that our website design company has been named a finalist for the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction. It's such an honour for Saltmedia to just be placed in the same category as the 200+ Alberta businesses that have received this designation since the awards started in 2012. We'll be heading down to Edmonton for the awards night, February 26, 2016. The Awards The Alberta Business Awards of Distinction are given to businesses that have demonstrated "Alberta's ideals of hard work and innovation," while making a contribution to their communities. At Saltmedia, we've made it our mission to provide people and businesses with web and graphic design services that are a cut above - websites that are as functional as they are visually stunning, and graphics that command attention. It's amazing to see that our efforts aren't going unnoticed and that people have recognized the true value...
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Saltmedia becomes a proud sponsor of Feathers and Fiddles

Saltmedia becomes a proud sponsor of Feathers and Fiddles
Saltmedia is thrilled to announce that we are one of the major sponsors of the first ever Feathers and Fiddles!  Featuring Métis Country Music Recording Artist Brad Sims on December 16 at the old Spurs, that is now the Western Truck Farm. Brad will be joined by CCMA award winners Lisa Dodd and Ryan Davidson on guitar with Chad Melchert on drums. This is the pre-release party for Brads new single! The evening will include the Proud to Be Metis fundraiser, jigging, traditional fiddle music, and a silent auction. There will also be opportunities to purchase numerous traditional Metis goods at our Trading Post, such as Sashes, Flags, and Feathers. Tickets for the event will be available through the Metis Local 1990 (780-538-9333) as well as at the door at Western Truck Farm on December 16th 6pm at 1190 100 Street in Grande Prairie. $20 for adults, $10 for under...
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Getting Your Online Presence Ready to Rock with Online Marketing

Getting Your Online Presence Ready to Rock with Online Marketing
Over the last few weeks, we've been talking about online marketing and why it's critical for businesses of all shapes and sizes to employ a well-designed strategy to give their brand greater exposure. Today's post will give you an idea of what it is that you need to have in place before you get started designing your online marketing plan of action. A Stunning, Robust Website: If you consider that your website is the central command station for your online marketing efforts, it goes without saying that you need to start with a well designed website. You not only need a professional web design that's user-friendly, but it also needs to be mobile-friendly and the pages have to load quickly. Google won't give good rankings to a site that's slow to load and can't be searched from a mobile device, and the goal of any marketing strategy is to convert...
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A Majority Aboriginal Owned Grande Prairie Web Design Firm - And Proud of it!

A Majority Aboriginal Owned Grande Prairie Web Design Firm - And Proud of it!
At Saltmedia, we think it's important to have an idea of who it is that you're doing business with. While you can read our About Us page to learn about the educations and work experiences of the people who make up our Grande Prairie web design team, you probably don't know that our company is majority Aboriginal owned. What does that mean for you, our client? We'll tell you! Our Web Design Company is a Part of a Growing Trend In the last two decades, Canada has seen a significant jump in the number of Aboriginal owned and operated businesses, according to census statistics . Aboriginal entrepreneurs are starting businesses in many different sectors, from banking and natural resources to hospitality and, in our case, technology. We are proud to be among the growing number of Aboriginal people who are pursuing their passions while creating employment opportunities for others and...
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2015 Peace Country Website Giveaway Winner to be Announced July 1st!

2015 Peace Country Website Giveaway Winner to be Announced July 1st!
Saltmedia would like to thank all of the not for profit organizations that entered this year's Peace Country Website Giveaway contest. For the second year in a row, we have received several entries from incredible not for profit organizations that do so much good for our community. It will undoubtedly be a tough decision, selecting which of the entrants receives a free site from our Grande Prairie web design company, but it's a decision we couldn't be more honoured to make. We will announce the lucky winner July 1st - so stay tuned! Last year, we held the first ever Peace Country Website Giveaway Contest as a way to give back to the organizations that play vital roles in our community and make a difference in the lives of many who live here. We at Saltmedia feel it's very important to promote and recognize these not for profits, and what...
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We're young at heart

We're young at heart
Saltmedia through the eyes of a nine year old… Wish I really did have rocket powered birds delivering my email.
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Online Invoice Payment

Online Invoice Payment
Life as a Saltmedia customer just became more convenient. We're pleased to announce that we're now able to receive online invoice Visa and Mastercard payments directly through our website at   https://www.saltmedia.ca/payment-form   This option will help many of you save time, streamline your payment process and you don't have to miss out on collecting Air Miles, Aeroplan, or points from any other credit-card rewards program you might be leveraging.  /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";}
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Team Salt!

Team Salt!
Today I have a special announcement to share. Saltmedia is no longer a sole proprietorship; I am a proud founding partner in Saltmedia Inc. My husband and partner in life, Alex Saltman has always played an important role at Saltmedia, and I feel privileged to announce that he has joined us full-time as general manager, leading our business into the future. Alex’s extensive knowledge in Internet solutions enables us to offer powerful, cutting edge, and affordable business solutions. Thank me for all the hard work to get us here, and thank Alex for his big brains and deep expertise that enables us to present our clients with some of the best online options out there. Go Team Salt!
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Happy Valentines Day

Happy Valentines Day
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Happy 2013!

Happy 2013!
Wishing you all a safe and happy New Years!
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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!
Happy Hallow ee n!  From the Headless Horseman and his trusty Steed Nightmare.. and of course us at Saltmedia. This sculpture was made for the Scarecrow festival held Saturday Oct 26th at 5 mile hall.  We sure hope the Sunrise Rotary Club gets a good price at the auction!  We all know the Rotary Clubs in Grande Prairie support all kinds of great charities.
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