A strong concept makes the viewer happy, intrigued, outraged, or even a little bit sad. Unfortunately in advertising, this emotion is transient and fleeting and may be forgotten quickly. But every now and again, a really strong and inspirational ad campaign is created that gets into a viewers head and imprints this idea forevermore into the viewer’s brain vault. Use the following 5 ad campaigns from around the world to inspire your own campaign ideas and marketing concepts and start creating the most memorable posters and print promotions…
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September 5, 2013
August 6, 2013
We recently added Design Services to our list of customer focused services. It’s part of our company objective to become a one-stop-shop for absolutely everything you need to get your business message into print. This includes offering you your very own graphic designer to help you out with your business brand.
July 30, 2013
Here’s a bundle of freebies for those in need of cool graphics and vector objects for their real estate, religious, restaurant, or nightclub logos. Whether you’re making yourself a logo for your business or you want to add these vector bits n’ pieces to your design library, our Illustrator file is free for your personal use.
July 23, 2013
A Madison Avenue ad agency will cost you an arm and a leg (and quite possibly an ear and a spine and an eye or two!) If you’re a multi-billion dollar company then ad agency campaigns are merely pocket change. So how can the rest of us compete with that? Well funnily enough, it’s not magic what ad agencies do and it’s not out of the realms of possibility that you can’t replicate some of these same advertising techniques. Here are 5 techniques that I’ve learned over the years that you can apply to your own poster, flyer, mailer, and print campaigns:
May 7, 2013
Brap!! Brap!! Brap!! NextDayFlyers is in the house and we’re dropping some fat beats and some gorgeous free flyers into your laps! These fully-editable Photoshop (PSD) flyers are in a nice big 6″x 9″ jumbo flyer format to use for your club promotions and artistic events.
April 23, 2013
Cinco de Mayo is nearly upon us and we’re breaking out the good tequila and bringing you some awesome free flyer designs for Photoshop and Illustrator
April 9, 2013
Are you planning your wedding? Or maybe you’re the owner of an event company who’s planning someone else’s wedding? Either way, here are some fantastically useful free Photoshop template resources for full page menus to add your own photos and copy to.
March 12, 2013
Easter brunch and lunch is one of the most popular times in the restaurant calendar. If you own a restaurant or you’re creating menu designs for a restaurant, download these FREE full page Easter menu templates for a quick and easy design solution.
February 21, 2013
60 of the best vectors and vector-styles for use in your personal flyer design projects. This is an eclectic mix of designs to suit both alternative and traditional tastes.
January 31, 2013
Looking for a logo to put on your business card? Want to add some cool vector logos to your design library? Well download our FREE vector logo pack with 10 contemporary and easily adaptable logos for all your company branding and design projects.
January 29, 2013
2012 was the year of major brand redesign. Some of the worlds biggest brands like eBay and Microsoft ditched their familiar images for straighter, simpler, and more serious versions of their previous looks. In this post we will review some of these logo designs and track the overall trend of a cleaner and more graphically adaptable brand that company’s are taking through-the-line.
January 15, 2013
Let’s all be bolder and more courageous this year. Let’s all come out of the shadows in 2013 by fighting harder for contracts and creating wild and innovative work.
Last year was just a warm up. This design year is going to be the main event where we blow EVERYBODY away! Here are 7 pieces of design advice to help you start 2013 with a bright and shiny new attitude:
January 8, 2013
Here are 3 Photoshop templates courtesy of NextDayFlyers…Whether you’re a business owner or a designer, these layered Photoshop files are FREE to use in all your design projects.
January 4, 2013
In this post I will attempt to look at the specifics of poster design and try to explain how certain design techniques, color choices, fonts, and design structure can be used to make a superb promotion. The following posters are a myriad of different design styles and executions but represent the highest quality of design work for churches and religious groups.
July 17, 2012
Color is a complicated creature that can make us feel hot and bothered one minute, and warm and gooey the next! For a designer creating business cards, flyers, logos, websites, etc, color is everything. It is the fundamental driving force of a design and can be the difference between design failure or success. Here’s an infographic guide to color and its meaning.