From Contact to Content:what to expect when working with the Nufás team

By Jordan Porter

While every client, and every project is different, much of the work we do is fairly linear from client to client, whether it comes to social management, digital advertising or website development. Here, we will focus more on the web development side of things, as it is generally the area where people feel most uncomfortable […]

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7 Reasons to Reconsider the “Free” Website Builders

By Olivia Farr

I think it’s safe to say that e-commerce is at its most critical stage yet. For years in the business world we’ve heard that we must “adapt or die” to the rapidly evolving e-comm world. In 2020, this became clearer than ever before with stores and other commerce spaces limited from thousands to hundreds, to […]

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A Year in Review

By Jordan Porter

What a year it has been here at Nufás. I mean really, I’m talking to all you small business owners out there. What has your year been like? I think I can guess, but I want to take you through the roller coaster mine has been.    As I’m writing this, it is about a […]

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If your business isn’t using video marketing, it needs to.
Here are 5 tips to get you started.

By Benjamin Hargreaves

By 2021, online videos will make up over 80% of all consumer internet traffic – a 15 times increase from 2017, according to Cisco.  72% of consumers say that a video is their preferred way to learn about a product or service, according to Hubspot.  99% of businesses that are already using video marketing don’t intend to […]

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Ahoy from the new Nufás Media blog

By Kyle Hayward

As everyone is well aware of the shifting protocols we’ve faced locally and throughout the province – things have been changing while businesses and individuals alike are forced to adapt. There is a light at the end of the tunnel. As I write this, the vaccine rollout is underway through small and large scale efforts. […]

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How Do You Destress as an Owner?

By Jordan Porter

Being a business owner has been one of the most rewarding and exciting events of my life. Going far beyond my own expectations on what would happen with Nufás Media, as we jumped over every hurdle and continued to land (shakily) on our feet, we have really begun to find our stride and things seem […]

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Letting go of Life Before COVID

By Jordan Porter

By: Jordan Porter I started writing this on March 18th, just three days into quarantine, but I found that I lost motivation to continue with it very quickly. For days it was gnawing at me, you know that little voice who says you’re wasting your time? That guy. I think we’ve all been familiarized with […]

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Failing as an Entrepreneur

By Jordan Porter

When I was in university, I participated in an interesting side project with several other undergraduate students. We worked with our team lead, Betsy McGregor and assisted her in organizing interviews with dozens of female politicians of all ages, ethnicities, socioeconomic backgrounds and even success rates in their respective campaigns, with the goal of writing […]

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You Don’t Know Everything – And That’s Good

By Jordan Porter

“If you’ve been in business for longer than ten minutes, you probably know, as Socrates did, you don’t know everything.”

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New Chapters and Different Hats

By Jordan Porter

“like any good thing, there was a bit of a catch. While the space is in an amazing location right downtown, and has exceptionally cheap rent, (thanks to one of our old clients) it was ultimately…a disaster zone.”

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Be Nice To Your Employees

By Jordan Porter

Did I just have a few decades to serve before I was deemed too expensive and just wait for ultimate humiliation?

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The Business Plan Cheat Sheet

By Jordan Porter

So, you’ve started your own business – what an exciting (and stressful) time! By now you have registered your business, opened a bank account, and are building up your pennies. By this point, you are probably thinking about the next steps on your journey and ways that you can grow this business out of its […]