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Astek is looking for people who want an agency partner to help build a strategy, attract customers and grow the bottom line.





  • Trusted Digital Partners. Our clients trust us and depend on us. We don’t take this lightly. We care deeply about our clients and the business problems they’re trying to solve. We are always looking for new ways to help our clients.
  • Teachers & Students. Digital Marketing is a fast paced industry. We keep up with the latest news and innovation in order to better advise our clients. In every project, we also provide training to our clients on how they can best use technology to make their jobs easier. Knowledge is made to be shared, especially when it’s about how to run your businesses website or marketing program.
  • Chicagoans at heart. Most of the team originated from outside of Chicago. However, we all ended up falling in love with this wonderful city, of gorgeous architectural skyline, of up-and-coming tech hub, of mouth-watering culinary spots, of Mid-Western sensibilities and of winters that never end (maybe not so much on the last one).



  • Tom Hickey
    September 2, 2015

    Over the last few years we’ve helped several companies clean up compromised WordPress sites.  Nothing strikes fear into heart like seeing “This site may be hacked” appear next to your site name in Google search results. There are a handful of common best practices for securing a WordPress site. Limit Access Sometimes a WP site is compromised byMore

  • Tom Hickey
    June 29, 2015

    Today is the 40th anniversary of the day Steve Wozniak sat down with his friend Steve Jobs and showed him a little project he was working on: A 1MHz computer with 4K of memory assembled out of $20 worth of parts. Wozniak had some thought of selling the designs at $40 a pop which isMore

  • Andy Swindler
    June 12, 2015

    I recently had the great privilege to speak at the Specialized Information Publishers Association (SIPA) annual conference in Washington, D.C. I was part of the “Focus on your Customer” track and decided to mash up two of my favorite subjects: SEO and UX. Google’s ultimate goal is to provide the best user experience. Websites that pay attentionMore

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    April 21, 2015

    By now we’ve all heard plenty about “Mobilegeddon,” Google’s SEO algorithm update today that will start giving ranking preference to mobile-optimized sites. This really shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. Google’s core philosophy is “Focus on the user and all else will follow.” That’s a powerful statement and one with which I happen toMore