Advertising, Brand Development, Business, Commercial Printing, Graphic Design, Marketing, Promotional Products

16 Pro Tips & Tricks for Incredible-Looking Business Cards

Wading through the World of Business Card Design We’ve gone through the trouble of rounding up some of the best tips and tricks behind the most incredible, memorable business cards. Enjoy! While you’re at it, check out these amazing business card holders for the office!   1. Utilize a die-cut
Advertising, Brand Development, Business, Marketing, Social Media

Your Brand’s Voice is Your Brand’s Power: Your Guide to Success

Humans have a fascination with voice. Before we dive into brand voice, let’s examine voice in a familiar context. We use voice to differentiate between friends who are talking to us at the same time, and we feel comfort- or, anxiety- when we hear specific people speak. We use our
Advertising, Brand Development, Business, Graphic Design, Marketing, Website Design

Are “Hue” Kidding? What Your Logo’s Colors Are Associated With

Colors, colors.. everywhere! Few things are more instrumental to your brand’s identity than your logo design– especially its colors. Past aesthetics, color has the power to evoke emotions, drive action, and “color” our impressions of things. If your logo is the first introduction to your brand that potential customers have,
Posted  on June 5, 2019
Advertising, Brand Development, Marketing

Guerrilla Marketing: Still Alive and Well in 2019

Marketing has evolved over the years, pulling away from the traditional media conduits of newspapers, magazines, and TV, and towards the futuristic world of digital. But, there is still one tried and true marketing method that has withstood the sands of time since its’ inception in the 1980s: Guerrilla Marketing.
Facebook Advertising Funnel
Advertising, Social Media

Facebook Advertising & Sales Funnels

Advertising on Facebook is a powerful tool that can reach thousands of potential customers for a pretty modest budget. It seems so simple – and that blue ‘Boost Post’ button is waiting there tempting you to drop a few dollars and see what happens to your sales. But finding success
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Advertising

How to Write Winning PPC Ads

We ended last week by talking about how copywriting is a vital part of marketing and advertising – and that’s about to change anytime soon. This week, we’ll look at specific areas that were copywriting is essential to the success of our campaigns, starting with writing PPC ads. Writing PPC
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Advertising, Marketing

Copywriting: Goals & Methods

With the holidays coming up, I’m preparing myself for all the standard questions that arise around the Thanksgiving table. And I’m preparing for the quizzical looks that always come when I answer them. It usually goes something like this: Great Aunt Gertrude: So, what did you say you do for
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Advertising, Brand Development, Marketing

The Importance of Branding

Many small business owners see branding as an afterthought – something to be pursued only after they have seen some success. Or, even worse, something that matters to the Amazons and Wal-Marts of the world. But developing and maintaining a positive and consistent brand identity should be a top priority
Email marketing in a social media world
Advertising, Direct Mailing and Email, Marketing

Email Marketing in a Social Media World

Email marketing has been a valuable tool for years. Will it continue to perform in a world that is dominated by social media? We believe the answer is a resounding yes! Email newsletters continue to offer unique benefits that you just can’t get through the various social media challenges. Today
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Advertising, Marketing

PPC Advertising: Understanding Keywords

Pay-per-Click advertising is a quick way to get your brand to the top of the search engine results page. But before you jump in with both feet, it is important to understand a few basic concepts – especially keywords. Today, I’ll try to lay out some keyword tips that will