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First Scribe blooms into springtime with loads of new talent
First Scribe blooms into springtime with loads of new talent

As we enter springtime and (joyously) leave another Minnesota winter in the rearview, the First Scribe team continues to grow across a wide range of departments and skillsets. We’ve added seven new team members in the past couple months, each of whom bring their own unique specialties to the table – in addition to providing…

Why our stated hourly rate is increasing - and why that's a good thing for our clients
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Why our stated hourly rate is increasing - and why that's a good thing for our clients

As of February 1, 2019, First Scribe’s hourly rate increased.  As a company committed to transparency and honesty, we discuss below the rationale and benefits behind this decision. Why our rates have increased The decision to raise prices is never an easy one. It’s a delicate balance between profitability and client retention. After thorough analysis,…

A Day of Mystery, Team-Building, and Fun
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A Day of Mystery, Team-Building, and Fun

Last Wednesday was a full-fledged day of team-building here at First Scribe. We started by sending our team on a scavenger hunt followed by an architectural challenge and a classic game of Pictionary. Days like this help us become better communicators and collaborators and ultimately contribute to better websites for our clients. They’re also a lot of…

First Scribe's Summer Bucket List
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First Scribe's Summer Bucket List

At long last, the snow has melted and temperatures are rising in Minnesota. With springtime comes a long list of things we hope to accomplish this summer before fall arrives and we’re relegated back to darkness once again. The warm months are rather limited in our beloved state, but when they are here, they’re glorious….

The First Scribe Team Continues to Grow - In Both Quantity and Quality
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The First Scribe Team Continues to Grow - In Both Quantity and Quality

Over the past couple months, First Scribe has added five new team members across a wide variety of positions and specialties, further rounding out our capabilities and better equipping us to provide full-scale service to all of our clients. This continued expansion has brought in outstanding individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and solidifies…

First Scribe 2017 Year in Review
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First Scribe 2017 Year in Review

2017 marked another great year for First Scribe. By just about every metric, it was the best year in company history, which is saying a lot for a web design company that’s been around for just shy of 25 years. Here are some of the highlights: Projects we designed/developed/launched: 63 Sites we made more secure…

First Scribe Partners with A360 to Make Websites More Accessible with WCAG Compliance
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First Scribe Partners with A360 to Make Websites More Accessible with WCAG Compliance

Minneapolis, MN (November 2017) – First Scribe, a full-service web design, development and marketing agency based in Minneapolis, announced its partnership with Accessible360 (A360) in an effort to improve website accessibility and help businesses become WCAG compliant. Over 57 million Americans have a disability that can affect their ability to use a website. For businesses,…

First Scribe Heads to the Ballpark
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First Scribe Heads to the Ballpark

No Minnesota summer is complete without a trip to the ballpark to cheer on the Twins. The First Scribe team took a break from building websites and brought the hometown team good luck on our first trip to Target Field. It was a beautiful day at the ballpark with plenty of Minneapolis sunshine and temps…

First Scribe Named One of America's Most Honored Businesses
First Scribe Named One of America's Most Honored Businesses

At First Scribe, we’re committed to a lot more than simply building and marketing great websites. We’re dedicated to doing great business. That means more than trying to sell as many new websites as possible so we can improve our portfolio and our bottom line. In fact, the heart of the company isn’t about selling…

2nd Annual First Scribe Employee Appreciation Picnic
2nd Annual First Scribe Employee Appreciation Picnic

Throughout the Twin Cities, First Scribe is known for designing and building incredible websites that convert at impressive rates. What’s much less known is how much fun we have when we aren’t designing, developing, and marketing.  Last week the First Scribe team took a brief break from the internet to kick off our shoes (literally…

First Scribe Hoverboard Olympics
First Scribe Hoverboard Olympics

Hours before billions of people around the world tuned in to watch the opening ceremonies of the 31st Olympiad in Rio, a much smaller crowd gathered for the inaugural First Scribe Hoverboard Olympics in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  While not quite as popular as the official Summer Games, the Hoverboard Olympics was a highly anticipated event that…

First Scribe Visits SPAM Museum
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First Scribe Visits SPAM Museum

As a Minneapolis-based web design and development company, we’ve built lasting relationships with businesses throughout Minnesota and beyond. We also have the great fortune of being less than two hours away from the world-famous SPAM® Museum in Austin, Minnesota.   This week, members of the First Scribe team made their inaugural trip to the newly redesigned SPAM® Museum….

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