Archive | February, 2011

Tips & Bits #19: The New Facebook

February 28, 2011

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Facebook has gone through a lot of changes lately – the following information will help you become more familiar with what those changes mean.

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As Economy Improves, Marketers Should Return to Print

February 28, 2011

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As Economy Improves, Marketers Should Return to Print

The down economy has led many marketers and small firms to turn to online media, as many web services are virtually free.

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Our Daily Best: Week of Feb. 21st

February 25, 2011

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Another week gone by already?? It looks like it’s the time again to give you Our Daily Best! You can find yourself here every week for the best of the best from our daily posts, featuring Marketing, Design, Photography and more! For even better results, check the NDF Blog every day and catch the fish [...]

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Day Jobbing and Night Baking #2: Choose Your Audience

February 25, 2011

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Welcome back to Day Jobbing and Night Baking! Last month, I hope you were super busy cranking out that business plan. You may have even sold a product or two. Who cares if it was to your mom/brother/bestfriend? The point is you’ve taken that first leap and put your business out there. You’ve already started [...]

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Beyond Design: Mary Carroll

February 25, 2011

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Mary Carroll is a multi-talented photojournalist turned graphic designer and jewelry-maker. Her graphic design experience has included everything from designing textiles to product catalogues. Her unique one-of-a-kind beaded jewelry creations were originally inspired by a South Western theme; a business she began in 2003.

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Cross Media Promotions: Fun Examples and Tips

February 25, 2011

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Cross media promotions are a way for marketers to improve their ROI. Integrating print and digital media helps you create messages that are more relevant to the channel and promotes interactive relationship with customers.

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The Business Cards of Tech Giants

February 25, 2011

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Bill Gates Business Card [President, Microsoft]

The business card still remains one of the great tools of networking. Having a fantastic business card design can be the factor that separates you from your competition. I put together this list of business cards from some of the biggest names in technology and search. Maybe we can learn something from their business card designs.

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Merging Print and Digital Media

February 25, 2011

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Merging Print and Digital Media

While some industry insiders have fretted that the advent of digital and online media such as tablet computers, social media, e-readers and smartphones will spell the death of print media, the more savvy print professionals among us are finding unique ways to turn these trends into advantages.

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Study Shows Direct Mail’s Significance for Charitable Organizations

February 25, 2011

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Study Shows Direct Mail’s Significance for Charitable Organizations

A new report released this week by the direct mail services Onepost, W8data and Fast.map addresses consumers’ reactions to charity marketing initiatives and identifies which strategies are most effective.

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Study: Celebrity Print Ads Earn Higher Readership

February 25, 2011

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Print advertisements that feature celebrities garner higher responses than those that do not, according to a study released this week by Starch Advertising Research.

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Photobomb #18: Shooting Tethered, Shooting Glass, Shooting Flies and Shooting Indians

February 24, 2011

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Thursday means go and get your camera out! Go do some tether shooting, go shoot some glass, go shoot some flies and then take that trip to India to shoot a religious ceremony. Whatever you do just keep shooting and keep coming back each week for the latest in photography tips, resources and tools!

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Graphic Design Roundup #20 – Typography, Logo Design, Comic Wallpapers, Patterns, & More

February 23, 2011

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Here are my favorite links of the week.

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Researchers Working on Printing Body Parts

February 23, 2011

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Researchers Working on Printing Body Parts

While some industry experts have spelled doom for the global printing industry, others remain consistently focused on the future.

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Report Outlines Printing Industry’s Road to Recovery

February 23, 2011

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While most industries look forward to the the economic recovery as the light at the end of the tunnel for their financial struggles, the printing industry is a bit more tentative.

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Printing Professionals to Gather at UV Print Conference

February 23, 2011

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Printing Professionals to Gather at UV Print Conference

Professionals in the printing and graphic arts industries will gather at the Print UV Conference in Las Vegas from March 6-9.

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