Lightburn

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Our ridiculously smart team believes in the marriage of form and function.
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Lightburn is a modern, no-nonsense digital agency

For nearly 25 years, our skilled team of web designers, developers, and marketing strategists simplify our clients' most complex digital challenges. We create scalable solutions for local, national, and global clients with a straightforward philosophy and technical experience.

Smarter digital solutions

Our goal is not to simply “do digital better”, it’s to craft a digital experience that creates a lasting impact on your market. Smarter digital solutions help establish trust and connectivity, which promotes engagement and value — ultimately allowing you to attract, convert, and retain customers year after year.

American Butter Institute

Cooking up a rich user experience by going bold with butter

Together with their art director, we created a standalone campaign site focused on product sales through the distribution of delicious and Instagram-ready recipes.

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Gauthier Biomedical Inc.

Capturing the progressive power of surgical precision in a digital space

Gauthier Biomedical Inc., a high-quality surgical instrument manufacturer, was looking to launch its newest product, Intellitorq a revolutionary tool offers surgeons pinpoint accuracy and maintenance free performance.

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Callisters Christmas

Christmas in July! Bringing a holiday tradition to life online

Callisters Christmas knows ornaments; they’ve been successfully selling at pop-up retail shops for the past 30 years. But as foot traffic in malls died down, the company decided it was ready for the challenge of selling online to grow its business.

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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. 

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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. Join our community to get monthly insights and news from our wicked smart team of experts.

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Lightburn Named by Clutch as Top SEO and UX/UI Design Company

Lightburn, an award-winning digital agency located in the heart of Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward, announced today that they were named by Clutch as Top SEO and UX/UI Design Company in Wisconsin.

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Marketing Strategy: How to Beat the Competition

PODCAST EP: 05 — When you think of marketing, do your eyes light up, or do they glaze over? Today, in episode five, we'll help you understand how to get the ball rolling with your own marketing strategy. It's a big, beefy topic and we cover a lot of ground, offering real-world advice on how to move forward without getting in your own way. 

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SEO vs SEM: What’s the Difference and Why It Matters

Nearly every day, marketing directors, advertising planners, and agency partners are asked about the pros and cons of search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM). Commonly, business owners and sales leaders are uncertain how to define these different, yet impactful digital marketing strategies. 

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The Power of Personalization & Marketing Automation

Content personalization and automated drip email campaigns are two marketing-automation tactics with relatively low barriers to entry. which makes them a surefire way to take your digital marketing strategy to the next level.

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