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About Tom DuHamel

Hi! My name is Tom DuHamel and I run I Heart Blank, LLC. I started my own business in 2011 but have been making websites since 2002. Before I Heart Blank, LLC I worked for a local radio station in Hackettstown selling advertising, doing voice-overs and helping local business create compelling advertising and marketing campaigns. When I started I Heart Blank, LLC my goal was to integrate the two things I was most experienced at; marketing and website design.
6 12, 2016

WordPress 4.7 “Vaughan” Released

By | 2017-08-14T22:23:13+00:00 December 6th, 2016|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.7 “Vaughan” Released

Hey Guys. Great news. Wordpress 4.7, titled "Vaughan was released this week. Wordpress 4.7 brings a bunch of revamped features. Here are the 'highlights' and video from the Codex page: Here are some highlights from the newest Wordpress release: Twenty Seventeen A brand new default theme brings your site to life with immersive featured images and video headers. Twenty Seventeen focuses on business sites and features a customizable front page with multiple sections. Personalize it with widgets, navigation, social menus, a logo, custom colors, and more. Our default theme for 2017 works great in many languages, on any device, and [...]

16 08, 2016

WordPress 4.6 “Pepper” Released

By | 2017-08-14T22:23:04+00:00 August 16th, 2016|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.6 “Pepper” Released

Hey Guys. Great news. Wordpress 4.6, titled Coleman was released this week. Wordpress 4.6 brings a bunch of revamped features. Here are the 'highlights' and video from the Codex page: Here are some highlights from the newest Wordpress release: Streamlined Updates Don’t lose your place: stay on the same page while you update, install, and delete your plugins and themes. Native Fonts The WordPress dashboard now takes advantage of the fonts you already have, making it load faster and letting you feel more at home on whatever device you use. Editor Improvements Inline Link Checker Ever accidentally made a link [...]

13 06, 2016

Create a Campaign, Not Just a Spot (or Ad)

By | 2017-08-14T22:22:54+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Business|Comments Off on Create a Campaign, Not Just a Spot (or Ad)

Jeffrey Hedquist is back to give you another quip about keeping your advertising simple! Jeff is primarily a ‘radio guy’ and writes about radio advertising, but almost every article he writes can be related to pretty much any advertising medium.  Todays post has to do with making sure the first 5 seconds of your commercial is the most impactful.  I’ll let Jeff explain… Every time you create a spot, think about making it into a campaign – a theme that will tie all the client’s commercials together and give them an identity in the minds of the audience. Don’t go beyond the concept [...]

6 06, 2016

[INFOGRAPH] Adobe Illustrator Vs. Adobe Photoshop

By | 2017-08-14T22:22:18+00:00 June 6th, 2016|Infographics|Comments Off on [INFOGRAPH] Adobe Illustrator Vs. Adobe Photoshop

A question that comes up quite often has to do with "What is Illustrator?" or "What's a vector file?"  I found great Infographic from 9gag that sums it up pretty nicely.  Check it out below:  

1 06, 2016

Random Business News – June 2016

By | 2017-08-14T22:21:07+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Business, Random Business News|Comments Off on Random Business News – June 2016

27 Funny Posters And Charts That Graphic Designers Will Relate To -http://digitalsynopsis.com/…/27-funny-graphic-designer-pos…/ The 25 Most Popular Passwords of 2015: We're All Such Idiots - http://gizmodo.com/the-25-most-popular-passwords-of-2015-we… How I (Almost) Made Big Money Working From Home Promoting Products on Instagram - http://gawker.com/how-i-almost-made-big-money-working-from- Record a Screencast with Nothing but YouTube -http://lifehacker.com/record-a-screencast-with-nothing-but-… Oracle Says It Is Killing the Java Plugin - http://gadgets.ndtv.com/…/oracle-says-it-is-killing-the-jav… The Top 10 Usernames and Passwords Hackers Try to Get into Remote Computers - http://lifehacker.com/the-top-10-usernames-and-passwords-ha… Why Perfectionism and Burnout Go Hand in Hand -http://lifehacker.com/why-perfectionism-and-burnout-go-hand… Google Docs Introduces Automatic Outline Tool for Quick Document Browsing - http://lifehacker.com/google-docs-introduces-automatic-outl… Schedule Your Work in Five Stages [...]

1 06, 2016

[INFOGRAPH] Tips For Being A Google Power User

By | 2017-08-14T22:20:31+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Infographics|Comments Off on [INFOGRAPH] Tips For Being A Google Power User

Daily Infographic posted an infograph will will help you to become a master at finding what you're looking for on Google.  Check out the infograph below or on Daily Infographic's website. ife    

26 05, 2016

3 SEO Tips…For Funsies

By | 2017-08-14T22:19:20+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Business|Comments Off on 3 SEO Tips…For Funsies

I ran across an article from Entrepreneur titled "3 SEO Tips to Help Your PR Content Rank Highly With Google's Latest Update."  It's from August 2015, but I don't see how it's any less relevant now. Go Long Writing content is both the best and worst thing in the world.  It's good because it lets you show people you're the 'master of your industry' but it can often be a grueling experience if you're not a copywriter.  Today it's taken me over 4 hours to write two posts. Entrepreneur gave me a little history about content that I didn't [...]

16 05, 2016

Adobe Illustrator CC Cheat Sheet

By | 2017-08-14T22:17:21+00:00 May 16th, 2016|Infographics, WWW News|Comments Off on Adobe Illustrator CC Cheat Sheet

Hey Guys, I posted an Adobe Illustrator cheat sheet a while ago, but...yeah, that was a while ago.  I got contacted by Anja from firstsiteguide.com who lead me to an updated Adobe Illustrator cheat sheet.  That was real nice of her.  You can check out the cheatsheet below or click here. Enjoy!  

26 04, 2016

Adobe Photoshop CC Cheat Sheet

By | 2017-08-14T22:17:18+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Business, Infographics|Comments Off on Adobe Photoshop CC Cheat Sheet

Hey Guys, I posted an Adobe Photoshop cheat sheet a while ago, but...yeah, that was a while ago.  I got contacted by Anja from firstsiteguide.com who lead me to an updated Photoshop cheat sheet.  That was real nice of her.  You can check out the cheatsheet below or click here. Enjoy!  

14 04, 2016

WordPress 4.5 Released “Coleman”

By | 2017-08-14T22:14:13+00:00 April 14th, 2016|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.5 Released “Coleman”

Hey Guys. Great news. Wordpress 4.5, titled Coleman was released this week. Wordpress 4.5 brings a bunch of revamped features. Here are the 'highlights' and video from the Codex page: Here are some highlights from the newest Wordpress release: Editing Improvements Inline Linking Stay focused on your writing with a less distracting interface that keeps you in place and allows you to easily link to your content. Formatting Shortcuts Do you enjoy using formatting shortcuts for lists and headings? Now they’re even more useful, with horizontal lines and <code>. Customization Improvements Live Responsive Previews Make sure your site looks [...]

4 01, 2016

Random Business News – January 2016

By | 2017-08-14T22:14:04+00:00 January 4th, 2016|Business, Random Business News|Comments Off on Random Business News – January 2016

How to Craft the Perfect Playlist for Productivity - http://lifehacker.com/how-to-craft-the-perfect-playlist-for… How to Stop Other People's Emotions from Bringing You Down -http://lifehacker.com/how-to-stop-other-peoples-emotions-fr… The Chromebit turns any old monitor or TV into a computer for $85 -http://www.theverge.com/…/chromebit-chrome-os-computer-hdmi… Why Gratitude Makes You a Happier Person - http://lifehacker.com/why-gratitude-makes-you-a-happier-per… Google's Got a Fantastic New Star Wars Easter Egg - http://gizmodo.com/googles-got-a-fantastic-new-star-wars-ea… Adobe Renaming 'Flash Professional' to ‘Animate’, Shifts Focus to HTML5 - http://www.macrumors.com/2015/12/01/adobe-renames-flash-professional-to-animate/ How to Record Simple Screencasts on iOS and Android - http://fieldguide.gizmodo.com/how-to-record-simple-screenca… Schedule Catch-Up Days for Next Year Right Now - http://lifehacker.com/schedule-catch-up-days-for-next-year-… Call for Ray Bradbury to be honoured with internet error message - http://www.theguardian.com/…/ray-bradbury-internet-error-me… Four Signs Your [...]

9 12, 2015

WordPress 4.4 Released “Clifford”

By | 2017-08-14T22:13:22+00:00 December 9th, 2015|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.4 Released “Clifford”

Hey Guys.  Great news.  Wordpress 4.4, titled Clifford was released this week.  Wordpress 4.4 brings a bunch of revamped features.  Here are the 'highlights' and video from the Codex page: Here are some highlights from the newest Wordpress release: Introducing Twenty Sixteen Our newest default theme, Twenty Sixteen, is a modern take on a classic blog design.  Twenty Sixteen was built to look great on any device. A fluid grid design, flexible header, fun color schemes, and more, will all make your content shine. Responsive Images WordPress now takes a smarter approach to displaying appropriate image sizes on any device, [...]