the client //

matt shields and the shields mortgage team are professional loan officers that help people find their forever homes in the most economic way possible. by providing guidance every step of the way, their team helps find the perfect loan program.

the challenge //

shields mortgage team understood the importance of helping people get the perfect loan to buy their perfect home. they came to us as a credible, top preferred lender in ohio wanting to better showcase their expertise online.

shields wanted a website that would make their loan qualifying and home buying experience more convenient for customers. they also needed an enhanced seo strategy to help customers find them locally.

we delivered on both.

the solution //

the smt rebrand began with a new website to better showcase their credibility as a top lender.

in the development of the website, we integrated a responsive mortgage calculator for the personalized user experience. we also set up the site to bring in reviews from social survey. the website effort was unique in that we had to work with the usa mortgage to ensure all the content on loan programs was accurate, and that the branding matched usa mortgages established look.

to drive immediate site traffic, we designed a digital strategy that included:

  • optimized seo
  • google and social media ads
  • blogs that utilized top performing keywords
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so you have your website, now how do you get people to see it? by making updates, monitoring keywords, and repeatedly optimizing your site. we will help you navigate this digital landscape and ensure that your dollars are going towards what will help you be seen and heard online.

web design

we help create memorable web experiences for desktop and mobile devices to help your customers find what they’re looking for. using wordpress, woo commerce, shopify, or by creating a custom site, we help create and optimize your site to drive traffic towards profitability and lead generation.

content creation

our team of graphic design designers, copywriters, photographers, and videographers are ready to grab your audience’s attention with customized content optimized to play up the platform. you get intentional images, words and design delivered through the right medium, at the right time, so your brand stands out.

social media

listening and anticipating what’s next from your brand.

our digital marketing specialists are experts in the art of social voice, and our graphic designers craft custom images that speak clearly to your target audience.

brand building

branding is a beast. everyday you’re faced with hundreds of small choices that have the potential to build up, or tear down your brand. that’s a lot of pressure. you need to know what you stand for, and live it out at all media touchpoints, inside your organization and with every audience interaction.


as your new strategic partner, our focus is making sure you’re seen, heard and understood. we’ll create a customized plan for immediate, actionable change that is true to your brand, speaks to your target audience and drives long term growth.