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Happy Mardi Gras! New Business in Old Jefferson

January 29, 2016

Small business is like mirliton (or any other creeping vine if you’re not familiar with that particular Louisiana squash), the first year it sleeps, the second year it creeps, and the third year it leaps. the 1st year it sleeps, the 2nd year it creeps, and the 3rd year it leaps. We’re in our 3rd year of Let’s Hatch Media and we’re getting ready to leap. Our first two years were spent ...

Portfolio Catch-Up- 3 Down, 3 to Go

January 6, 2016

We’ve been busy, too busy to update our site’s portfolio and we got a little behind. OOPS! We’re catching up now and have added 3 new sites to our portfolio so far. Take a look at our latest work. Darkwood is a law enforcement and homeland security consulting firm. We built a modern parallax site with dark colors that conveys the essence of their services- safety and security. Well Company is a ...

WordPress Sites Targeted by Spam Botnets

November 13, 2015

The spam botnets are having a field day- we’ve heard from three hacked clients in the last week alone! One site had over a gigabyte of corrupted files in it’s database; slowing the site to a crawl so even the simplest plugins timed out. According to Softpedia, this bot, called Torte, is one of the largest in recent years. The majority of the infected machines were reached through WordPress sites ...

Mobile Sites Should Never Cost Extra! Here’s Why

March 6, 2015

Have you ever noticed that some websites work great on your mobile phone, and some, well, don’t. What makes the difference? Responsive Design. 3 Reasons why should designers use Responsive Design It’s absolutely necessary. In 2014, Internet access from mobile devices surpassed access from desktop computers. To maximize viewers, your website should always work on mobile devices. It’s easy for designers. Bootstrap is a mobile-ready design layout, developed by Twitter, that is ...

Digital Rebranding Made Easy

August 3, 2014

One of our clients, a specialty pharmacy called MedPro Rx, was recently acquired; this turn of events meant that the site we had just launched in May needed an image overhaul in a hurry. Digital rebranding can be an immense task; when a new parent company has their own brand standards, it can throw a wrench in the gears of your carefully crafted site. Luckily for us, this rebranding was a breeze!  What made it so ...

LET’S HATCH MEDIA: We have Shoes!

February 2, 2014

The Cobbler’s children have no shoes So the old adage goes. And so it goes that we are so busy working for others that we forget to work for ourselves. A year after starting Let’s Hatch Media, Sebastian and I have worked on over 20 different sites but none of them were our own. Because things were so hectic, keeping work flowing while phasing out old careers and starting a company, we were always focused on the ...