Mike Norris


How to Conquer the Facebook Algorithm

Sure, there are plenty of social media networks to choose from. But even when shiny, new networks pop up, there’s one platform that has continued to reign over the social media space. Facebook. Don’t believe us? The stats: There are over 1.71 billion active monthly Facebook users. Compare this to other platforms like Twitter at 310 million and Snapchat at

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How to Build an Empire with Social Media Imagery

With the fast decline of the human attention span, (this year was reported at only eight seconds,) having both an appealing brand and content is key. How do you create that appeal? Visuals. 65% of senior marketing executives believe that visual assets (photos, video, illustrations, and infographics) are at the core of how their brand story is communicated. (Source: Hubspot)

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Blog Not Generating Any Leads? Try This.

Why do businesses use blogs? I could sit here and tell you that I just really feel like educating the masses and unleashing my torrential downpour of ideas to better the public. I could tell you my one-liner when people are bugging me – that I just “like to write.” Heck, I could tell you that this is therapy, and

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Youtech & Associates Continues Its Widespread Expansion

NAPERVILLE, IL; February 18, 2016 – Youtech & Associates Inc., an integrated marketing & design agency founded by young entrepreneur Wilbur You, has announced its successful expansion to a brand-new office in Naperville in addition to their planned national growth. The 6,000 square-foot space adds a new dimension to Youtech, as the company now has the opportunity to spread its

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2 Surprisingly Simple Qualities That Define the Perfect Employee

Finding the perfect employee can be an incredibly difficult task. As a somewhat newly appointed hiring manager for my department, I was extremely excited to get started on filling up the Youtech staff with witty, charming, and intelligent writers. I couldn’t wait to get started. I wrote up a job description, posted it on the site, distributed it to a

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Youtech Skyrockets to #7 Design Firm in the Nation

  NAPERVILLE, IL; December 11, 2015 – Youtech & Associates Inc., an integrated marketing & design agency founded by young entrepreneur Wilbur You, has announced its placement as the #7 responsive design firm in the nation. The rankings, issued by TopDesignFirms.com, take into account mobile website rankings, traffic, and sales generated by responsive websites. Youtech has long been known for

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Website Wednesday: The Benefits of Content Marketing

The best marketing doesn’t feel like marketing. Content marketing has been a hot topic for a few years now. You hear the phrases everywhere: “Content is king,” “Be the best answer,” “Treat your content like a product,” blah, blah, blah. By now, you’ve either fully embraced the concept, or you’re still hitching a ride on the denial bus. If you’re

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