Intuit QuickBase Empower 2015

Bringing Process Innovation to the Intuit QuickBase Empower 2015 ConferenceMay 21, 2015

As a leader in Minneapolis digital marketing, we’re not strangers to innovating for our clients in areas like responsive web design, local search, and email marketing. Every once in awhile we also find opportunities to innovate in disciplines outside of our core capabilities. A… Read More

music performance

How to Create a Website That PerformsMay 19, 2015

Last week, we chatted with the folks over at MIMA about digital marketing buzzwords and how SEO shortcuts can destroy a company’s long-term digital strategy. In our experience with clients over the years, it’s been amazing to see the enabling power of a well-researched… Read More

Censored, the risks of real-time marketing

The Risks of Real-Time Marketing for EventsMay 14, 2015

There are tons of great events to attend at any given time in Minneapolis. The local creative industry is especially rich with quality events like Social Media Breakfasts, MNSearch and our own Digital Way Finder series. At these events, wise hosts leverage social media for the… Read More

How Fast Food is Like PPC Software

Fast Food, Digital Marketing and Pay-Per-Click SoftwareMay 01, 2015

Fast food is woven into the fabric of modern America. As a society built on convenience and efficiency, we often find ourselves settling for a quick burger comprised of preservatives and manufactured within the confines of a beef assembly line. Though the thought of… Read More


Hiring Party For Creative Designers & DevelopersApril 22, 2015

Spyder Trap is excited to host a hiring party on the evening of Thursday, April 30th from 5:00pm – 8:00pm at our offices for our openings seeking creative and development talent to join our company.  We currently have openings for multiple design and development positions… Read More

Google Mobile-friendly update

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

Digital event

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

meerkat at sxsw interactive

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

search engine marketing analytics dashboard

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

spyder trap olympics

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