When is the last time you took a deep dive into what your competitors are doing? If it’s been a while, it’s time to do some research. Through competitor analysis, you can future-proof your business and anticipate what’s around the corner for your industry or sector. Chances are, somebody in your industry is digitally marketing […]
After all the excitement surrounding the Google event last night, it was here and gone in the blink of an eye. But with over 50 in attendance, what a success it was! Google approached us a couple months ago to co-host an event with them called “Let’s Put Traverse City on the Map.” The goal […]
“Oneupweb went well above and beyond and gave us back an online presence that truly captures the spirit of our organization” We are excited to announce the launch of the redesigned website for Cherryland Electric Cooperative. Cherryland is a member-owned electric utility that serves over 33,000 members in Leelanau, Grand Traverse, Benzie, Kalkaska, Wexford, and […]
Heading into the 4th Quarter, it’s not uncommon for a Marketing Department to be facing down surplus budget. Even with extensive, and careful planning the year before, a lot of things can happen in 12 months. Making it more complicated are the teams who have final budgets influenced by what they did (or did not) […]
I know what you’re thinking. What makes me, the Director of Sales & Marketing for an agency, qualified to write such a post and expect any of you to think it’s unbiased? Before you draw your gun from the holster determined to blow holes, know this, I wasn’t always on the agency side. Not only […]
Your account managers seem to be perpetually on a client call. Your developers are always wearing headphones. And your creative team is—ugh—all the way at the other end of the floor. You have the feeling you should be chatting more, throwing around ideas, but you can’t seem to make it happen. Sound familiar? Even if […]
Customer expectations of the brands they do business with are shifting. Digital information has been invited into nearly every crevice, niche and on-demand moment of our lives. Customers, especially those of us in the 16-45 age range, have developed new and fast-evolving expectations surrounding e-commerce and digital brand interaction. Here are 5 more trends that […]
It’s December, and 2013 is fast coming to a close. If you haven’t started thinking about 2014, it’s time. Next year is going to be another big one for digital marketing, with big, fast changes in the way people use and interact with the Internet. But don’t fret, we have you covered: #1. Converging Boundaries […]
Pablo Impallari’s Lobster is a well thought-out font that’s retro, distinct and variable. It also has the price tag of FREE; you can find it in Google web fonts and many other sites. The combination of style, price and quality of the alternatives and ligatures have caused designers to fall in love with it. This […]
Even though I am a designer who works primarily in the digital realm, there is still something about a paper swatch book that makes my heart skip a beat or two. They are often little design gems. And the ones I always reach for first are from French Paper. I’ve always loved the unique, quirky […]
As of March 30th, 2012, Facebook will be automatically switching all Pages to the Timeline. There is no opting out and this will be mandatory for all continuing Pages.
Yeah, sometimes critique hurts, but it’s usually that same critique that makes you and your work a little better.