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NOW HIRING MAGAZINE EDITOR

McQuillen Creative Group is looking to fill an immediate position for a part-time Managing Editor for Aberdeen Magazine. Duties Include: • Developing all editorial content (images and stories) for the bi-monthly magazine • Making contacts with sources • Writing stories • Assigning stories to freelancers • Editing stories from freelancers • Ensuring freelancers are paid • Scheduling photography • Planning

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McQuillen Creative Gives SPURS a FREE Website

Non Profits Need Effective Websites. It’s almost unheard of now days to run into a company or organization that doesn’t have a website of any sorts. Usually a company will have a crude, late 1990s website or one they cobbled together on a free website platform. Or they have one that the boss’s nephew’s son created, but has since joined

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Is Your Marketing Difficult?

Advertising is Changing. Marketing is Different. You may be realizing that the way to market and advertise your business is a bit different these days. What is your number one problem, concern, frustration, or success surrounding how you market your company? Please contact us and let us know today! Thanks!   Share  Tweet


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The Apostrophe – The Most Elusive Punctuation Mark

The proper right-hand curly apostrophe is the go-to mark when making contractions or indicating possession. For the most part, all of our software can produce the proper curled apostrophe when that key is typed. However, often when text is copied and pasted between programs, the apostrophe often gets converted to a “tick” mark or a mere vertical stroke. Unfortunately, few

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Schwab Audiology

We recently had the pleasure of creating the brand for Schwab Audiology. As a native of Aberdeen, Dr. Elizabeth Falk Schwab returned to the area to open her own hearing healthcare clinic. Elizabeth brought us on board to help with designing her logo, stationery items, and print advertising as well as developing her website. When creating the logo, it was important that I avoided the “easy option”

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How to Protect Your Website from Hackers

  Criminal activity on the internet such as spamming and website hacking is, unfortunately, a fact of life. The reality is, if you have a website, it WILL be attacked by hackers or automated hacking software at some point. There are many reasons for this. In most cases, criminals like spammers and identity thieves are trying to add malicious code

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5 Great Websites From Aberdeen, SD

You’ll never see an ad on TV for graphic design services. Same goes for video production services. So why are we being bombarded with online and TV ads for website design services? This might cause you to think that website production is easy. So easy in fact that any monkey in the world can whip them out. These companies have

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Web Designer Disappeared? We Fix Website Problems.

Quick…if you need a new website, just call us now: 605-226-3481. McQuillen Creative Group has been designing websites in Aberdeen, SD since 2001. Many, many other web providing companies have come and gone in that time. The problem is, you may be on the other end of a company “going,” leaving you little options for updates, communication or service. If

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Great Websites From Aberdeen, SD

You’ll never see an ad on TV for graphic design services. Same goes for video production services. So why are we being bombarded with online and TV ads for website design services? This might cause you to think that website production is easy. So easy in fact that any monkey in the world can whip them out. These companies have

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Moving to the Hip Hub City

Aberdeen, the Hub City of the Dakotas was the place to locate to when Easterners looked to pioneer the West. The railroads were racing one another to blanket uncharted territory with a web of tracks and communities. If you build railroads, people will settle land. If you establish towns for the trains to stop in, you have a market for passengers

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Mobilegeddon Is Upon Us! Mobile-Friendly Websites

Don’t you hate it when ads make you feel threatened, causing you to react out of fear. We certainly despise that. Google’s recent announcement that they are changing the way they deliver search results on mobile devices is causing panic among folks with websites. At least that’s what web developers want you to think. Granted, there is cause for alarm, and

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The Beauty of a Simple One-Page Website

The First State Bank of Claremont has been serving the Claremont, Groton, Columbia and Langford areas for more than 110 years. Their personal approach to banking and down-home style has been appreciated by their community for decades. In keeping with that, they came to McQuillen with one request. They wanted their new website to be simple, and serve only as

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The Most Affordable Websites For Furniture Stores

Affordable Websites In Aberdeen, SD — Imagine you own a furniture store with hundreds of pieces, in a myriad of categories. Creating a website that includes everything would be a major undertaking and have a hefty up front cost for development. Meanwhile you enjoy the immediacy and crowd building ability that Facebook offers, and you’re pretty comfortable working within that

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Photographers Aberdeen, SD

Are you looking for an editorial Photographers in Aberdeen, SD or northeast South Dakota? McQuillen Creative can help you out in two ways. We will be happy to consider your photography assignment ourselves, or we can find someone who may be more appropriate for your project. And we shoot video too. A lot of video. Give us a call if

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Why is Google Calling Me?

Don’t succumb to the temptations and sales pitches of SEO companies. We’ve heard from several of our clients that they are constantly getting calls and emails from “Google” encouraging them to increase their Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and/or claim their business account. PLEASE NOTE; these calls are probably not coming from Google, but from third party companies using Google as

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Subscribe to Aberdeen Magazine! You’ll Love It!

McQuillen Creative Group brings you, Aberdeen Magazine! The only magazine in the area dedicated to all things positive and great about our wonderful city. Each issue features people, places, events, fashion, and food; all from Aberdeen. The magazine is produced totally in-house by MCG staff. We do solicit help from freelancers and eager volunteers. Take a peak at our last issue

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Office Peeps – Solutions & Savings

Office Peeps is a 55-year-old, family-owned office supply company located in Watertown and Huron, South Dakota. They specialize in office interior design, and their products and services include: Office supplies Office equipment and service Desktop and laptop computers Office furniture and interior design Janitorial supplies School supplies and furniture Scrapbooking supplies MCG has mainly been in charge of the website design

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MCG Honored to Design Coach Don Meyer Tribute Website

Former Northern State University coach Don Meyer is one of the nation’s most successful basketball coaches of all time. Meyer made college basketball history in 2009, surpassing Bobby Knight as the career victory leader. For two years, from 2009-2011, Meyer held the record for most wins for a men’s college basketball coach. Meyer retired in 2010 from Northern State University

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Established Brand Reemerges with a Splash • Tri-State Water

Based in Northeast South Dakota, Tri-State Water was established in 1986. After getting great use out of their original brand image, they recently decided to modernize it in an effort to rebrand and reposition themselves in a growing and competitive market. As both our friends and office-water suppliers, Tri-State recently hired us for this exciting change! We developed a new logo, overhauled their website, and

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