As we bid April a fond farewell, we cautiously dip our toes into May. Over the past five days, we’ve savored the sage advice found in Tips & Bits. We’ve been schooled by the wealth of valuable information brought to our attention by The Art of Design and Graphic Design Roundup. And we felt the [...]
Archive | April, 2011
Templates! Templates! Get your templates! It’s a template galore! We have business card templates, flyer templates, flash templates, web templates, modern templates, vintage templates, bright templates, simple templates; you name it, we have it and it’s all yours!
Folding is the process of bending printed sheets in a precise place to change their shape and size. By strategic folding, a single sheet of paper can be turned into a powerful marketing tool that allows information to be presented in a specific order.
Most writers make a similar mistake (who can blame them?). They believe that people love to read – an easy assumption to make because most writers love to read. Becoming a better writer requires this perception to be set aside and write to a reader who is reluctant at best and is, for the most [...]
There are a lot of people out there performing image searches when researching products and services. If you have a graphics design website, a photography website, an ecommerce website, or even a personal blog, it is very likely that you have a lot of pictures on your website. You should always be thinking about how to optimize your images. Here is a list of 5 simple image optimization tips that will help you on your journey into image search optimization and SEO for your pictures
While economic recoveries are almost always painstakingly slow, this one has been especially difficult.
In the increasingly digital universe, business cards are a fundamental real-world marketing tool – a sort of physical web page.
Do you take pictures? Or do you create photography? Point and shoot or DSLR? Personal or as a business? Either way, you can always benefit from learning something new! This week we have tips on lighting, food, editing, macro and the most important of them all….getting a woman to smile. Photobomb is here and you [...]
Graphic design almost always has to be outsourced, as effective and appealing design tends to require years of practice and experience to perfect.
Whether a business seeks to develop its own marketing strategies or outsource them, it needs to understand a few basic concepts, the most pressing of which is that of cross-channel or integrated marketing.
April 27, 2011
Here are some graphic design resources, and inspiration for all you designers out there.
Retail sales grew for the ninth consecutive month in March, according to the National Retail Federation, reflecting an ongoing trend of improving consumer activity.
Marketing professionals may be surprised to note how effective some traditional channels can be in optimizing brand exposure.
While consumer demand is increasingly focused on digital alternatives to everything from shopping to friendly correspondence, there are a few mediums that have been left unchanged for decades now.
In many ways, the drive to deliver relevant and engaging content is about delivering an experience to customers and prospects.