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Michelle Obama at Inbound 2017

Michelle Obama Urges ”Kindness and Patience“

BMD&M receives insight at INBOUND2017 from former First Lady Former First Lady Michelle Obama delivered inspiration, affirmation and warnings of the dangers of social media on today’s young people at INBOUND2017, the conference hosted at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center by inbound marketing platform, Hubspot.

hour of code at south elementary school

BMD&M Teaches Kids Coding, Participates in Hour of Code

Beth Thomas, owner and lead developer for BMD&M, shared some of her coding knowledge with her daughter, Gemmah’s first-grade class at South Elementary School, as part of the global Hour of Code campaign. “The students were so enthusiastic!,” says Beth. “I had a blast.” Hour of Code is an annual campaign run by, a non-profit […]

Bristol Community College Faculty Art Show 2016

BMD&M Owner & Lead Designer Shows Her Artistic Side in Exhibition

BMD&M’s own Beth Thomas was featured in a faculty and staff art show at Bristol Community College(BCC). The BCC Art and Design Faculty Exhibition 2016, which ran from November 1 – December 8 at BCC’s Grimshaw Gudewicz Art Gallery, showcased Beth, who teaches Web Design, along with other full-time and adjunct BCC Art and Design Program […]

Quality Over Quantity

Relevant Content Increases Your Search Rankings You know you need more content. Updating the pages on your website and posting new blogs, videos, whitepapers, ebooks and articles keeps users coming back to your site and also increases your search rankings (how far up on the page your website lands when a user searches for your […]

Are you still annoying your customers with a non-responsive website?

Long gone are the days where users should have to pinch and zoom through your website on a smaller screen than a desktop computer. If your website is still non-responsive then you’re not only falling behind, but you could also be losing potential customers and helping out the competition!

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Spring Cleaning Computer Tips

It’s that time of year again and even though you may be up to your elbows in washing windows and reorganizing cabinets — we want to remind you to add “cleaning your computer” to your spring cleaning list!

Safety First: How Secure Is Your WordPress Site?

As the most popular content management system on the internet, WordPress sites are favorable targets among hackers. WordPress recently rolled out additional security to help address this issue but it’s up to you to take matters into your own hands to ensure the safety of your site.

Graphic Design Games

Check out this this great compilation of graphic design games by UCreative. If you have some downtime, test out your skills. Just don’t get hooked or you’ll never get work done! My favorite so far is Kern Type.

Your Search Ranking May Have Just Dropped: Here’s Why

Google Adds Mobile to the Mix Is your wesite mobile friendly? On Tuesday, April 21 2015, Google updated its search ranking criteria, including mobile friendliness for the first time. That means if your site isn’t easily viewed on a mobile device, your mobile search rankings may have plummeted overnight.

Vintage School Desk

Refinished Antique School Desk and Chair

This antique school desk and chair combo has been sitting in my parents’ barn for almost 30 years now. We decided it would be the perfect little workspace for my daughter, but even she knew it needed some work.