Training

We pride ourselves on our desire for continuous education and ongoing training to stay on top of the latest trends. Our interest areas span the spectrum from technology and digital marketing to web development and social media. Here we cover reviews, tips and key learnings from the top learning tools you may wish to use in the future.

The Complete Guide to SXSW Interactive

Crowd taking photos at SXSW

From the moment you step foot into Austin Bergstrom International airport or enter Austin City Limits, you will feel the energy, smell the delicious food, hear good vibes, taste the margaritas and sense all there is to love about my hometown for the past 10 years. Something about being in Austin just makes you hungry – and hungry to learn when you’re attending the SXSW Interactive Conference. It’s no wonder people flock to this place and Austin has become one of the fastest growing cities. The SXSW Festival is also among the biggest of its kind in the country, if not the world. Austinites have a lot to be proud of, and hopefully you’ll get the chance to experience the Southern hospitality soon, if you have not already. These tips will prepare you for what to expect as a rookie to town and how to survive the South By Southwest madness…

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Team Treehouse Review: Learn Technical Skills Today

Team learning in conference room

If you or your team want to learn coding or programming, Team Treehouse is the website for you. Does monthly based pricing, no contracts, an online community, mobile access and more sound good to you? All of that and more is offered by Treehouse. Read our review for pros, cons, key features, pricing and more to see if this website can teach you a thing or two…

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Lynda.com Reviews: Further Your Creative Skills

Person taking online class

When you get back from vacation are you disappointed in the photos you took? Sure, the picture never does the scenery justice but the framing just looks odd, and the focus is a bit off. With the help of Lynda training, you can learn how to take better photos that you won’t be embarrassed to share with others. Not only does Lynda offer courses over photography but it also has many other subjects to help you learn a new skill without going into debt…

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Udemy Review: Personal and Professional Online Learning

Udemy on iPad screen in library

If you want to learn a variety of skills, Udemy is the site for you. From cooking to coding, Udemy can help teach you more than you could imagine. You pay for the Udemy courses you want to take and then your learning begins. If you’re an expert in a subject, you can even create your own course and make money through Udemy. Learn more about this online learning site by reading further…

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What’s the Best Online Learning Site? Treehouse vs Lynda vs Udemy vs PluralSight & More!

Person on laptop learning: Best Online Learning Site

Is your company going to switch to a new program? Or maybe you are looking to add a new skill to your resume. The most time and cost efficient way to learn is by signing up for an online learning site. Then you can learn the program and go through the course at your own speed. As a business owner, you may even want to use this as a training portal for offering continuing education to keep your employees motivated! These online learning tools can save you time and keep your business productive…

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Interview with Micah Cooksey, Treehouse Marketing Rock Star

Micah Cooksey at computer

Since launching in 2011, Treehouse has created nearly 500 hours of original course content which has helped nearly 200,000 students to learn invaluable skills including coding, web design, app building, starting a business and more. Their 200+ courses led by expert instructors help people of all ages and skill levels around the world advance their careers so they can stay ahead of the trends and have a leg up on their competition in the workforce. And Micah Cooksey, one of their brightest up and coming team members, is no exception. Micah received his Bachelor’s degree at the young age of 16 and is finishing his masters degree at 19! He’s currently doing sales and marketing at Treehouse but, given his track record, perhaps he’ll be running the company soon!? We were honored to have the chance to interview Mr. Cooksey and learn more about Treehouse, one of our top picks for best online learning site. We also learned more from Micah’s insights into the online learning market…

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Mindflash Reviews: Train Your Mind

Mindflash review

In an age where everything centers on technology and ease, online training courses offer a convenient training solution. The benefits to online training versus in class training are numerous. Below we will not only take a look at these benefits but we will also examine how online training works through a review and analysis of MindFlash.com…

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Movistar Digital Media Summit 2015: Facebook, Twitter & Google Plus

Movistar Digital Media Summit

In March 2015, I had the opportunity to attend the “Movistar Digital Media Summit” held in Lima, Peru. This chance to listen and learn from the people who work on the most popular social media platforms today (Facebook, Twitter & Google Plus) provided a wealth of knowledge that I would like to share with you. Whether you are a social media expert, business manager or a content marketer, I hope you find these key takeaways from the conference beneficial for the growth of your business, and in particular, your social marketing and strategic efforts…

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WWDC Keynote 2013 Highlights

WWDC

The 24th annual Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2013 (WWDC) held in San Francisco, California, is now completely underway after the keynote address at the Moscone Center announcing a large amount of new technologies from the computer company Apple, Inc. Tickets to the conference sold out in just 71 seconds. The conference runs from June 10-14, 2013…

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Content Marketing, The Final Frontier? Content Marketing World 2013 Recap

Content Marketing World crowd

As content marketers ourselves, the team at WeRockYourWeb.com was extremely excited to attend this year’s Content Marketing World held in Cleveland, Ohio, September 9-12, 2013. And we were lucky enough to be joined by none other than Captain Kirk himself, Mr. William Shatner, who had much to share about the frontier of content marketing. In case you were wondering, Content Marketing World (aka CMW) is an annual conference put on by the Content Marketing Institute and is a chance to come together with other content creators and curators to share tips, resources and best practices with one another…

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