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Author: Heather Church

New Facebook Insights

Facebook is fond of changing things, and they’ve done it once again. This time it’s a tool for Page Owners to gauge how they are doing on Facebook via ‘Insights.’ Insights is a tool for Facebook Page Owners that allows them to accurately determine how their fans and followers are interacting with them. They show… Read More


In The News

You already know a little about us if you read our blog or have had business interactions with us. In the most general sense, Grey Suit Retail is a technology company. We offer user-friendly web tools via our Grey Suit Retail Dashboard SaaS (software as a service), White Label Tools, Custom Built Websites, Facebook Apps… Read More


Understanding Mobile Search

“As consumers increasingly turn to their mobile phones, it is critical for businesses to understand the range of “mobile conversions” that can occur, such as phone calls, store visits, or purchases on other devices.” Mobile Search Moments Study by Google Think Recently Google and Nielson partnered in a study analyzing over 6000 mobile searches and… Read More


All In A Day’s Work

On the eve of his first IRONMAN, David Lively, co-owner of Grey Suit Retail, shared a moment with business partner, Rafferty Pendery on the beach of Lake Erie. “No big deal, it’s just a 2.4 mile swim…then the rest of it. Haha,” was how the conversation went according to Raffy. That sounds about right knowing… Read More


The Case for Responsive Design

Last month, we wrote about responsive website design and how this technique is at the forefront of design and development strategy. Responsive Website Design, otherwise known as RWD, has actually been around for a while. It’s gaining fast momentum as a trend because of the way in which the majority of people now browse the… Read More


Think Local and Be Responsive to Succeed

You need a new refrigerator. What do you do first? Google. You’d like a new purse or book bag and aren’t interested in driving all over the place to shop. Google. You’re in the market for new fitness props or apparel. Google again. The point is that no matter what you are looking for, you’re… Read More


Is Your Website Responsive?

“Stop thinking in pages. Start thinking in systems.”  ~  Jeremy Keith Do you regularly browse the internet on your mobile phone and/or tablet? When on your phone/tablet, do you feel inconvenienced by expanding and scrolling the screen to view the content you’re interested in?  How do you feel when a website is optimized for the smaller… Read More


What’s Your Marketing Plan?

Marketing has evolved over the years, much of it paralleling the current technology available. Don’t look for that trend to change anytime soon. The better the technology, the more innovative you need to be to stand out! In as early as the late 1800s, telegraphs were used for advertising purposes, billboards were popping up, and… Read More


Life = Risk

“If you’ve never failed, you’ve never lived.”   This blog is typically technology focused, but in the weeks to come, we’re going to tell you a little more about us. Sure, you know we build websites, apps and more. Learn a little more about our custom websites at Grey Suit Sites and more about our… Read More


Five Areas of Growth in 2013

Happy New Year! What are your goals and aspirations for 2013? We definitely have some! Web development has grown and changed so much over the last few years, and at Grey Suit Retail we are always looking for ways to improve our websites and services for our customers and potential customers. For us, this means… Read More

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