Matt Borud

Google Instant - An Instant Classic
Yesterday Google announced Google Instant - their unbelievably cool search functionality that allows users to view results instantly by posting and refining links as the queries are literally typed. I'd like everyone to stop reading and go try it right now. Seriously.One of the big initial...Read...
Transforming Granite
Last Saturday, Balihoo had the pleasure of presenting at the Granite Transformations annual franchise convention in New Orleans. Now this was a significant occasion for several reasons beyond franchise marketing - namely it being my first time in the Big Easy. After the celebration of...
Facebook and Security: Does it REALLY matter?
As conferences filled with software engineers and developers saw, Facebook's recent f8 conference ended with a fervor of questions and controversy. Is user security protection at all a priority for Facebook? Does Mark Zuckerberg fundamentally (and mockingly) disagree with the idea of...
A blog about blogging dentists...
When most people outside of the tech sector, Gen Y or Millennials think of a blogger, the unfortunate image of a socially awkward Dungeons and Dragons aficionado planted in front of a computer screen with little more than Mountain Dew and Doritos as sustenance is the first thing to come to...
Eco-Friendly is Great Dental Marketing
Like New Year resolutions and Festivus, Earth Day is a yearly opportunity to reconfirm our commitment to healthy causes and challenge ourselves to feats of eco strength and sustainability. With many business jumping on the "green" bandwagon, it's important to note all the advances the...Read More »
Opening your Practice...A New Frontier!
One of the best parts about my role at Balihoo are the conversations I have with dentists who are in the process of opening a new practice. Whether they're a fresh faced recent grad or grizzled dental veteran, nothing compares to the excitement, optimism and sheer terror of venturing out on your...