Digital Brand Consulting

9 Ads Empowering Women and Breaking Stereotypes

Updated: 9.11.2017 With Dove’s #RealBeauty campaign reaching a decade of celebrating and empowering women in all shapes, sizes and colors, we wanted to turn the spotlight on a few other companies that are inspiring women to be anything they want to be. You’ll laugh, cry and want to sign up for a triathlon after watching […]

Can Marketing Combat Seasonality?

The effect seasonality has on a tourism business is a major marketing challenge. Trying to keep their heads above water when the season is slow, and then working over-time during peak season is a constant battle for so many tourism businesses. But the reality is all industries are the same. In order to minimize the impact […]

Brand Voice and Tone: Is there a Difference?

Even accomplished writers sometimes scratch their heads. Simply put, as a brand, you have one brand voice that is pretty well set in stone—it’s that essence that tells the reader you wrote this — but your tone can change based on topic, situation, and audience. Establish trust in website copy and blogs People read blogs […]

What We Said About Twitter in 2009: Did We Get It Right?

We work with clients every day and write content for their websites, in particular, their blog. We write about current events and things that are relevant in their industry at that time. We have also always done that for our own company. As a matter of fact, we have over 10 years of blogs on […]

Call Extensions Update

Google Launching Automated Call Extensions to Mobile Ads On February 6th, Google began using automated call extensions in mobile ads. This new feature will automatically pull phone numbers featured on landing pages, not numbers manually entered through the AdWords interface. Per Google, mobile search will help to drive more calls to business and it is […]

Personalize Your Approach through Engagement Marketing

Marketing strategies have shifted throughout the years, from appealing to the masses to drilling down niche target audiences. Today, effective marketing is about delivering personalized and timely messages to prospects and customers – in other words, customer engagement marketing. Yet, most of today’s big brands are still talking to all of their prospects in the […]

How to Get on Board with Influencer Marketing

It’s more accessible to small businesses than celebrity endorsements Influencer marketing is a term with a lot of buzz right now in marketing circles. Influencer marketing is partnering with the personalities in your business niche for tacit or explicit endorsement of your company’s product or service. We’re talking about bloggers, insiders, experts and industry observers. […]

The Uptick in Live Video

Unless you live under a social media rock, you’ve noticed a steady uptick in live videos showing up in your news feed. The reason you are seeing so many of these live videos? Because Facebook wants you to. Whenever a page or person you follow goes live, you’re going to see it on the top […]

Evoking Emotion through Marketing: Super Bowl LI

In the marketing world, it is easy to be consumed with selling your product or service. We obviously have to do it to keep our businesses afloat, however…people feel first and then they buy. So it’s in our best interest to think about that when crafting our marketing messaging. If you want people to buy, […]

Your Value Proposition: Do You Know It?

Before we can begin a project for you, we need to know how you describe your company, products, and services. We also want to know how you differentiate your company in your industry. While this may sound like a no-brainer, your understanding of your own company – aptly known as your value proposition – is […]

Hand in Hand: Breaking Down Barriers Between Digital and Traditional Marketing

Just last month, research company eMarketer forecasted that digital will overtake TV ad spending this year for the very first time.  This goes against predictions made earlier this year by industry observers that TV would stay on top until 2017. Things are moving fast. We do not find it surprising that digital is surpassing traditional […]

The Customer Is Always Right: Responding to Online Reviews

Whether or not your brand sells products or services, chances are that clients and potential customers can find out about your company with a quick Google search. In fact, 90% consumers read online reviews. From social media posts and Google My Business local listings to service review sites such as Yelp or TripAdvisor and product […]