Author: Jessica Miller

These days you can't visit a business blog without reading about the benefits of YouTube marketing. There's a virtual flood of moving images overtaking our screens. [icons size='' custom_size='40' icon='fa-quote-left' type='normal' position='' border='no' border_color='' icon_color='' background_color='' margin='0 0 10px' icon_animation='' icon_animation_delay='' link='' target='_self'] In 2020, nearly 80 percent of all web traffic will be driven by video, it's...

Letting someone know they’ve won your contest or giveaway can be the most fun part of the whole "contest" experience. After all, you get to deliver exciting news! But if you haven’t planned ahead, wrapping up a contest and picking a winner can also be kind of stressful. When answering support requests for ShortStack, every once in...

Are you looking for ways to connect with more customers this holiday season? Of course you are! And I’ve got an idea that’ll help you meet your goals: a Christmas contest or giveaway. Running a Christmas or holiday-themed giveaway is a smart move for any marketer, especially since the competition for views, clicks, and (ultimately) shoppers is...

[vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down=''] We surveyed nearly 9000 marketers about their Black Friday and Cyber Monday marketing strategy. What we learned can help you, too. At ShortStack, we're always analyzing our users' campaigns to see what makes some more successful than others so we can share what we learn. Some of what we see is...

Forget squeezing in one last day at the beach or a leaf-peeping trek, the holidays are nearly upon us. For many companies, the holiday season is more than a time to ramp up marketing efforts - it’s also a time to give a little something back to their communities. Does your company fit holiday giving into...

Around the ShortStack office, the madness that ensues during March has nothing to do with college basketball. Instead, we use the term “March madness” to describe the mind-blowing speed at which our developers are churning out platform upgrades! Since you’re probably busy keeping an eye on your actual basketball picks this week, we won’t list out every single...

It's a new year, and do you know what that means at ShortStack? New features and tools to make creating with ShortStack easier!  Even though the holiday tradition at ShortStack includes taking a little time off to relax and hang with our families, our engineers returned to work fully rested and fueled with ham and nog,...

We’re gearing up for a huge (or shall we say YUGE) holiday season and pushing platform upgrades faster than Santa can hurl toys at your house. Check out the latest changes to the ShortStack platform that’ll surely make you jolly: ShortStack Can Hashtag! Let our Design Services Team build you a hashtag contest in which posts on Instagram...

The ShortStack Engineers have been busy bees - cranking out some cool new platform upgrades we think you’ll love. Here’s a short list of our latest and sweetest ShortStack improvements: Improved and Intuitive Search on Resources Page If you have questions, the new ShortStack Resources Page has answers. Type a question or request into the search bar and...