Lightburn

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Our ridiculously smart team believes in the marriage of form and function.
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Smart Working Digital

Our goal is your goal: Attract, convert, and retain
customers.
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Your no-nonsense digital partner

Lightburn is a Milwaukee-based digital agency specializing in website design and development, search engine optimization, paid advertising, and ecommerce. Working with us is simple. What you see is what you get. As an extension of your team, you can count on us to speak frankly, share openly, and deliver on our promises.

Bray Architects

Building a new digital home for one of the area's most trusted architectural firms

When Bray's marketing team came to us, they were looking to rebuild their digital home and launch an evolved brand.

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Confidential Financial Client

Reimagining a website's user experience for the modern investment advisor

Working directly with their investment technology team, we were able to help create a new infrastructure for a number of enterprise applications that were crumbling.

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Destination Door County

Mapping new digital paths with Wisconsin’s most beloved coastal destination

When Destination Door County needed an emergency website migration completed in mere weeks, we immediately got to work not only re-platforming the site, but improving its features, integrations, content, usability, and performance.

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Lowlands Group, LLC

Marketing and merchandising for the grandest of Grand Cafés and Taverns

Using WordPress and Shopify, our team helped rebuild six websites, reposition their marketing efforts, and sell swag.

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Rishi Tea & Botanicals

Redesigning a bold and bright recipe journal for a tea and botanical importer

We helped re-design and re-develop a WordPress blog template into a dynamic product journal. Rather than having static content we created a useful tool for education and sales.

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Teknitape

Help a B2B manufacturer get super sticky with a D2C audience

We helped AMD go to market with a hot new brand—Teknitape. The Teknitape website offers a sleek user experience with a stunningly responsive design, custom photography, and a unique product-filtering system.

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Our work by industry

Your digital needs are unique, but it helps to see how other companies have chosen to move their digital presence forward. You might just recognize the problems we've solved for other clients in your industry. 

The more you know...

When it comes to building your digital community, it's important to understand how different web and marketing practices can help support your long-term goals. 

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Let’s Talk SEO Ranking Factors: Real vs. Not vs. Maybe

Which SEO tactics *actually* help you rank? We read Search Engine Journal's 550-page fact or fiction report, so you don't have to. Here's the abridged version.

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[Case Study] How we helped an ecommerce store grow 50% using Google Shopping

Come see how we helped a primarily brick-and-mortar store "buy customers" using online advertising. Paid campaigns paired with Google Shopping had a nearly 2:1 return. 

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The 5 key components every modern manufacturing website must have

In the last few years, successful manufacturers have launched D2C brands, invested in customer applications, and rethought how they showcase products. Here's how.

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