Magic Logix Newsletter

September 2011 Edition

Actian Corporation

Magic Logix Launches Actian Corporation’s Website

Magic Logix, in collaboration with 1185 Design, launched a new website for Actian Corporation (formerly Ingres Corporation) with an integrated and concentrated search engine optimization, pay-per-click, and social media campaign. Actian Corporation is the first to deliver a Cloud Action Platform for building Action Apps. Action Apps are lightweight consumer-style applications that automate business actions triggered by real-time changes in data. Actian products incite action at more than 10,000 customers worldwide by driving their mission critical workloads and providing rapid action insights to their data. Actian is headquartered in Redwood City, California with offices in New York, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, and Melbourne. Read more!


Magento Silver Solution Partner

Magic Logix Recognized as a Magento Silver Solution Partner

September 13th, 2011 – Dallas, TX – Magic Logix was recently recognized as a Magento Silver Solution Partner in order to focus on developing and implementing Magento’s Enterprise Edition product with customers. As a Silver Partner, Magic Logix will continue to use the Enterprise Edition as a growing part of the business and will receive visibility, support and backing from Magento in pursuit of Enterprise Edition opportunities. Magento Solution Partners are experienced and successful providers of complete ecommerce solutions, and support the customer after the sale. Magic Logix is in the top three Gold/Silver Solution Partners in Texas, and top two in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. Read more!


American Heart Association 2011 Heart Walk

American Heart Association 2011 Heart Walk

This year, Magic Logix participated in The American Heart Association’s annual Heart Walk in Dallas on Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 9:00 AM at the American Airlines Center in Victory Plaza. The Heart Walk is a three mile non-competitive event. The walk started at Victory Plaza and went through downtown Dallas, ending in Victory Park. Each year millions of people participate in Heart Walks around the country. Each walker is asked to raise money from friends and family, coworkers, business acquaintances, association members, etc. The money raised each year is used to fund the valuable research, education and advocacy efforts of the American Heart Association. Read more!

Where's Magi Contest

RHCA Women's Business Conference

The fifth annual RHCA (Regional Hispanic Contractors Association) Women’s Business Conference and Luna Awards were held on Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, TX. This was a one day business event that honors the achievements of women in construction, architecture and engineering. The event provides a venue for presenting upcoming procurement prospects, showcasing products and services, as well as networking opportunities. Most importantly, the event is a fundraiser to provide higher education scholarships for young women in the fields of construction, architecture and engineering. Read more!

Where's Magi Contest

Where's Magi Contest Launch

Magic Logix will launch an online contest for the creative community today, August 1st, 2011. The contest will call for submissions of individuals with Magi, the Magic Logix mascot. Online submission for the contest will be launched via the Magic Logix Facebook Page. Upon receiving all entries, qualifying images will be uploaded to our Facebook album titled "Where Is Magi Contest". The best and most creative pictures will be selected based on the number of Likes that it receives and votes from the Magic Logix panel of judges.  The selected winner will be awarded with an Android 2.0 Tablet PC. Read more!


The Importance of Website Structure for SEO

Achieving great website visibility requires a holistic approach. The structure of a site is vital not only in website development, but in Search Engine Optimization as a whole. If your basic architecture is in any way flawed, no amount of excellent content or inbound links will help you achieve the rankings you desire – the key here is to keep things simple and relevant. Read more!


Market Research:

Market Research

  • 300,000,000 Twitter users as of May 2011, up from 200 million in February (Source: Twopcharts)
  • 79,000,000 users for professional social network LinkedIn as of March 2011 (Source: comScore)
  • 1,000,000 Facebook Fans bring in an average of 826 Likes and 309 comments per post (Source:Simplify360)
  • 40% of companies measure social media performance on a quarterly or annual basis (Source: Hypatia Research)
  • 3 billion views per day on YouTube, a 50% increase over last year (Source: YouTube)
  • 56% of all shared content on the Web is shared via Facebook, an 11% increase from August 2010 (Source: ShareThis)
  • $31.3 billion is expected to be spent on online advertising in the US in 2011, a 20% increase over 2010 (Source: eMarketer)


Employee Spotlight:

Brady Matthews

Magic Logix Employee of the Quarter:
Brady Matthews
Senior Web Developer


Musings from MAGI:

Musing from MAGI

Recent Events & Announcements:

  • 5th Annual Luna Awards and RHCA Women’s Business Expo read more
  • American Heart Association’s 2011 Heart Walk read more  
  • Website Launch- read more


Coming Soon Projects:

  • Andrews Distributing Company
  • Software Professionals, Inc.
  • Push'n Post, Inc.

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