Blog

From the workbench.

July 20, 2018

5 Takeaways from Google Marketing Live To Boost Your Business

Our digital marketing team dives into their biggest takeaways from the search giant’s annual product launch Every year, Google unveils a new suite of tools, features and processes at Google Marketing Live — a hotly anticipated keynote delivered in San Jose, California. As most digital marketing agencies will tell you, it’s a big deal for them […]

Read more

July 10, 2018

A&D to Host “Women Who WordPress” Meetup

We are excited to be hosting a Women Who WP (WordPress) meetup on Wednesday, July 18. Please join us for an evening of inspiration and education! All skill levels are welcome as we meet to connect, educate and challenge one about all things WordPress another over a delicious meal. Women Who WP (WordPress) brings together women who blog, […]

Read more

June 19, 2018

What Our Google Premier Partnership Status Means For You

Google AdWords is a powerful tool for generating traffic and revenue online; but running a successful campaign in AdWords requires some significant savvy within the platform, not to mention an understanding of the strategies and tactics that return consistent results. The platform itself can be overwhelming, especially staying on top of multiple new feature releases […]

Read more

June 5, 2018

A&D to host “Intro to WordPress” class

We’re excited to be co-hosting an Intro to WordPress class with Girl Develop It on Saturday, June 16th. The class will be taught by A&D web developer, Allyson Wehrs. Allyson is passionate about building custom websites and helping clients to get the most out of their WordPress sites. Allyson joined Girl Develop It upon moving to […]

Read more

October 25, 2017

A&D Named Top Minneapolis Web Design Company

Ackmann & Dickenson (A&D) was recently named a top Minneapolis web design company by B2B research firm Clutch. Clutch identifies leading software and professional services firms that deliver results for their clients. Each company is assessed based on their service offerings, market and online presence, previous work, and client reviews. “The best web design agencies […]

Read more

August 16, 2017

A Review: WordCamp Minneapolis/St. Paul 2017

A&D Developer Pete Klein Shares Top Takeaways from WordCamp 2017   Photo courtesy of Wordcamp   A&D Web Developer Pete Klein recently attended WordCamp, a WordPress-focused conference that seeks to build community around open source code. The conference offers developers, designers, and account managers from local web development companies insights on how to use WordPress […]

Read more

May 23, 2017

Announcement: Moving Minneapolis Office Headquarters

A&D To Reside In Newly Restored Maytag Building After 8 years of calling the historic Sherwin Williams building home, Ackmann & Dickenson is changing office locations. The move marks a new chapter by bringing all marketing agencies in the Clear Night platform under the same roof (GdB, GdB Pitch, and Modern Climate). Only 2 blocks from […]

Read more

May 11, 2017

Press Release: Digital Agency Ackmann & Dickenson Acquires Jester Communications

South Carolina Company Joins A&D to Offer Mobile Software Products May 11, 2017 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — PR Newswire — Minneapolis-based Ackmann & Dickenson (A&D), a software development, design, and digital marketing agency, has acquired South Carolina firm Jester Communications combining robust mobile software products with state-of-the-art engineering capabilities. Jester Communications developed the award-winning mobile tool, Bolster, providing original equipment […]

Read more

December 14, 2016 / Tammy Livingston

Usability & Design for Healthcare Technology

Highlights from the Perch Health Tech Event On December 1st A&D proudly sponsored the latest Perch event at our office in Phoenix, AZ. Perch is a health tech meetup that aims to grow innovative digital health technology ideas into industry-changing solutions. The meetup group brings together technologists, thought leaders, health tech startups, hospital admins, doctors […]

Read more

October 21, 2016 / Michelle Gross

8 Free Google Tools to Improve your Digital Marketing Strategy

Whether you’re new to Digital Marketing or an experienced pro, the following search engine marketing tools & resources are sure to make life a little easier – or at least the search marketing plan more on-point. Check out this list of 8 Free Google Tools to inform and inspire your 2017 digital marketing strategy. Think with Google […]

Read more