branding

When you close your eyes and imagine your target audience can you see her/him/them clearly? If not, that’s hurting your business. Whether you’re in business to customer sales, or business to business sales—and whether you’re selling sports equipment or gourmet chocolate, you’ve go to have...

Instagram has been around for some time now. Most business owners who utilize this social platform feel pretty confident in their images and overall appearance of their feed. However, as this Instagram world becomes more popular for business, more familiar to consumers and more controlled...

At its most basic level, branding is all about telling a story. Your story, to be exact. While most businesses have caught on to this level of understanding, and have since been ringing the phone lines of branding agencies (both boutique and corporate), we’ve seen...

Free--it’s a word that businesses loathe and customers adore. Why? Customers want anything that doesn’t offer them the chance of a liability. However, businesses find giving products and services away for free is a liability in itself—but if utilized properly it offers several beneficial elements...

You’ve designed your logo. You’ve decided your colors. You even have a catchy slogan for radio and newspaper ads. You’ve got this whole branding thing in the bag! Or so you thought. Many businesses overlook the fact that branding – and marketing in general – is...

Branding masters and business owners are always looking and waiting for “the next big thing” in their social media efforts. It’s no secret that over the past ten years (especially the past five) that social media has been key in helping businesses grow and connect...

We’ve heard the word “viral” a lot over the last few years. YouTube videos, Vines and iPhone photos are always touted as “going viral”. “Going viral” simply means that an internet born link of some sort has been, through indirect avenues and digital roads, shared...