Our 6 Core Values
Our six core values drive our willpower to check our egos at the door, give us the guts to ask hard questions, and remind us that we're better when we solve tough shit as a team.
Mostly Serious Wins 5 Advertising Awards for 417 Magazine, ACES Baseball, and Burrell Behavioral Health
We want to take just a minute and give you a quick tour of three of our incredible projects that were recognized for excellence at the 2019 Addy Awards from the American Advertising Federation (AAF) — Heartland.
Thank You, Downtown Springfield
After nearly eight years of creating great things in downtown Springfield, Mo., Mostly Serious is moving to the Galloway neighborhood—but not without a few words of thanks.
Our Move to Galloway
In September, Mostly Serious will be moving to its new home in the Galloway Village district in Springfield, Mo.
Full Service Digital Agency Mostly Serious Announces Office Relocation
Founded in October 2010, Mostly Serious is a full service digital agency specializing in audience research, websites, and marketing.
Tips and Tools for Understanding Your Online Audience
Our Marketing Analyst, Becca, breaks down the tools available to help you understand your online audience.
Responsive Text Truncation Using CSS's Text-Overflow Property
In this handy guide, our front-end engineer, Levi, explains how to carry out essential text truncation using CSS.
5 Tips for Better Strategic Planning Sessions
Our Director of Operations, Spencer, breaks down a few easy ways to get more out of your strategic planning sessions.
We're Looking for a Web Developer
Are you a self-starter looking to make a big splash in a small company? Do you want to level up your programming skills by collaborating with world-class designers? If so, we'd love to talk.
We're Looking for a Designer
You've got a design background, love collaboration, and eat deadlines for breakfast. Sounds like you? Let's talk.
The Perks of Being a 20-Something in Springfield, Mo.
Springfield, Missouri's growth is not only making it recognizable from even a decade ago—it's making it the best kept secret in the U.S. for young, 20-something professionals.
3 Google Analytics Features You Should Enable Immediately
There are three Google Analytics features that often slip through the cracks for marketers despite the data-driven insights they can bring to marketers.
Let's Be Friends: Marketing & Technology
Mostly Serious lives at the intersection of marketing and technology, so we know first hand how to manage interdepartmental relationships.
Do it: Make a Better Call to Action
Read our four best tips for creating better calls to action that lead to conversion on your website.
Giving Back in 2018: Meet the New and Improved Cause Momentum
We sat down with Matt Lemmon and Jarad Johnson to talk about the new Cause Momentum as well as a brand new fundraising event that's on the horizon.
A Marketer's Essential Guide to Facebook Reporting
A beginner's guide to setting a strong foundation of actionable objectives to track Facebook metrics against.
A Look Behind the Code: How We Built 417 Magazine's New Websites
In late 2016 we began a relationship with 417 Magazine with an end goal to overhaul every aspect of their website. Read how we got there.
4 Major Website Missteps That Are Costing You Leads
Your website is one of your most valuable sources of leads and other conversions. Are you making the most of it?
Mother’s Brewing Company Launches Interactive, Custom-Built Site
The new Mother's site reinforces the brewery’s commitment to leading the regional craft beer industry through interactivity.
6 Pro Tips for Better Company Photography
Modern digital marketing trends have created the need for more visual content than ever. Here are six ways to make yours better.
The 3 Most Important Values of a Problem-Solving Partner
Our Director of Operations, Spencer, identified three significant characteristics of problem-solving partners that help companies find the right vendor.
The Research Bit: 3 Things That Make the Mostly Serious Process So Unique
We build websites. Great ones. And we will happily build one for you. But, before we do that, let’s talk about the thing that makes our team and process so unique.
4 Questions to Ask Before Investing in an SEO Campaign
These four questions might sway your assumptions about whether you really need to include SEO in your content marketing plan.
4 Tips for Unmasking Your Website Visitors
If you had to name the primary source of lost leads for your business, would you immediate look to your website?
5 Tips for Crafting Your Best Video Content Yet
Mostly Serious's Director of Content Strategy and Blend's Brandon Goodwin provide some insights about solid video production.
3 Easy Ways to Integrate AI into Your Marketing Campaigns
How should you utilize artificial intelligence in your marketing plans and campaigns? That’s where we come in.
How to Create Engaging and Lasting Digital Marketing Content
The goal is not to trick an algorithm into temporarily accepting subpar content but to produce quality content that will continue to meet the demands of your users.
Two Approaches to Virtual Reality Marketers Need to Pay Attention To
Virtual Reality (VR) is an emerging medium through which fabricated experiences can be conveyed to a degree unmatched by flat media.
10 B2B Content Marketing Trends to Watch in 2018
B2B companies are seeing the impact of content marketing campaigns, with those campaigns becoming the norm for gaining leads that convert to customers.