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Google’s April 21 Mobile-Friendly Search Update: Should You Panic?April 08, 2015

If you’re as tech-savvy as we are you’ve probably already heard, but this little news nugget is not to be treaded on lightly: On April 21 Google is going to be implementing a change to what mobile users see in their search results. Starting… Read More

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The Future of Healthcare: A #DigitalWayFinder Event RecapMarch 31, 2015

On March 26, we opened up our doors to more than 50 startup, healthcare, and digital enthusiasts to host a panel on the digital future of the healthcare industry. We were fortunate to have Kyle Rolfing (Savvysherpa), KC (Optum), J.D. Blank (TreeHouse Health), and Dr. John Hitt… Read More

Minnesota Business Magazine Top 100 Best Companies to Work For

MN Business Magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For – Spyder Trap!March 24, 2015

The Minnesota Business Magazine just announced their list of the top 100 best companies to work for and we’re honored to be included for the fourth year in a row. Just as exciting is that our clients, Proto Labs and AgMotion, made the list… Read More

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Seen and Heard: Highlights from SXSW Interactive 2015March 20, 2015

From a few hundred attendees in 1994 to more than 32,000 registrants in 2014, the history of South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive echoes the history of the digital industry: a little rocky at times, but in the end victorious. Now that the interactive part… Read More

Digital Way Finder Healthcare Event at Spyder Trap

#DigitalWayFinder at Spyder Trap: Meet the Panel!March 19, 2015

RSVP Now There’s a new kind of event in town, and it’s making a second splash this month.  We are excited to be hosting another #DigitalWayFinder event at Spyder Trap on March 26. This time around, we’re talking about the healthcare industry digital landscape. Tickets are… Read More


Beyond the Lead: How to Win BusinessMarch 10, 2015

The ultimate goal of any marketing effort is to generate more sales. But you already knew that. Digital marketing takes things a step further. From creating compelling content on your website to understanding how to effectively drive local traffic to your business online, iterating your digital strategy… Read More

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Top Four Signs Your Digital Strategy Needs an UpdateMarch 06, 2015

From a user standpoint, not all online experiences are created equal. But a bad experience can taint a business and hinder ROI. Every day, we’re contacted by potential clients who are looking for answers to one question: Why aren’t our online tactics making us… Read More

Digital Way Finder Healthcare Perspectives

Announcing New Event – Digital Way Finder: Healthcare PerspectivesFebruary 25, 2015

Register Here Last November we hosted a sold-out Digital Way Finder event with the help of our friends at Celarity. We ate. We drank. We learned and networked. And now on March 26, we are going to recreate that magic with a new twist… Read More

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Spirit Week Invades Spyder TrapFebruary 23, 2015

Spyder Trap is unlike any other firm out there. For starters we are the premier digital-only marketing firm of the Twin Cities. And then there is our company culture, which cannot be recreated elsewhere. At Spyder Trap, we work hard and play hard too…. Read More


Local Search History, Present and Future Represented at LocalUpFebruary 12, 2015

3 Takeaways From LocalUp Event Marketers Can’t Ignore Seattle-based online marketing giant Moz and Local University partnered last weekend on the first ever LocalUp Advanced event. The event was a convergence of the top minds in local search and local online marketing, and attracted… Read More

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The Top 10 Digital Trends of 2015February 03, 2015

As you may already know, at the outset of each year we put our heads together at Spyder Trap and come up with a list of top digital trends for the year. With the Consumer Electronics Show behind us, the first month of 2015… Read More

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Spyder Trap Hiring Party – Sales PositionsDecember 15, 2014

We’re looking for two candidates to join our team as either an Account Executive or Outside Sales Account Executive. We will be hosting a hiring party and group interviews at Spyder Trap this Wednesday from 4:30-6:30 p.m., in order to expedite our hiring process. Join us… Read More

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Introducing Spyder Site: A Streamlined Website Builder For Small & Mid-Sized BusinessesDecember 11, 2014

We know how hard it can be to find time to build a website and market your business online. In fact, we’re pretty small and incredibly busy ourselves. The financial and resource-based challenges we face as a small company are one of the biggest… Read More

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Your Content Is Like A Burger: Audit It, Before Serving It UpDecember 08, 2014

Digital reigns, in today’s media landscape. The opportunity for online communication, learning and connection are limitless. Unfortunately, this buffet of opportunity has yielded a proliferation of data, conversations and an overall fatty excess of content. The need for quality content has never been greater…. Read More