Thoughts

From announcements to deep-dive blog posts, here’s the pulse of what Blend is thinking.

The Rule of Firsts

  • Corey Vilhauer
  • Dec. 30 2014

Mobile first. Content first. Users first. Which one is really meant to be first – and what do we mean when we say “first” in the first place?

Karla Santi Named One of Prairie Business Magazine’s 40 Under 40

  • Dec. 17 2014

Blend CEO Karla Santi joins 39 others on the annual 40 Under 40 list.

First, Find Someone to Run the Business

  • Deane Barker
  • Nov. 13 2014

Owning Blend Interactive for the last decade has taught me something important: (1) practicing your craft and (2) running a business, are two very different things.

“Web 101: Planning a Website” — Falls Foundry

  • Karla Santi, Corey Vilhauer, and Stephanie Uher
  • Sep. 09 2014

Three Blend representatives discussed what it takes to plan a website from three different angles: content, design, and development.

Karla Santi Named Blend CEO

  • Jul. 09 2014

After years of being the public face of the company, Karla Santi and Blend Interactive are finally making it official.

Blend and Friends Featured for Playing

  • Jun. 24 2014

It’s not all websites and strategy. Sometimes ... it’s curling.

You Want Collaboration, Not Workflow

  • Deane Barker
  • Jun. 01 2014

The CMS sales cycle always talks about workflow like it’s a magic bullet for any of our content problems. But it’s usually not workflow we want — it’s collaboration.

Now What? Conference 2014 Recaps

  • May. 22 2014

Here’s a run down of the articles, resources, and tweets our speakers and attendees shared.

Never Fall for a Custom CMS. Ever.

  • Deane Barker
  • May. 20 2014

The dangers — and the myth — of the custom, home-grown content management system.

Responsive Content and The Bottomless Website

  • May. 13 2014

A new era of “responsive content” is allowing the content of websites to adapt to different audiences and contexts to more effectively target each visitor. 

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