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40+ AI Tools that will change Marketing as we know it

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In today’s fast-paced business world, it’s important to stay ahead of the curve and make the most of every moment. That’s where these AI tools come in. With their cutting-edge technology and easy-to-use features, these tools can help you streamline your workflow, increase your productivity, and unlock your full potential.

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Will AI put artists out of business?

By | Advertising, Branding, Design, Eatontown, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Logo Design, Marketing, Marketing Plan for Small Business, Marketing Plan for Startup Business, NJ, Oakhurst, Visual Communications, Web Design, West Long Branch | No Comments

The creative arts has always been thought to be one process computers will never be able ​to replicate.  Recently it seems as if we’re at the dawn of a new era.  With AI for photo and video editing, writing copy, and even music creation.  The available tools seem to almost level the playing field for “non-creatives” to develop “art” for their needs without us. Of course, the implications span far wider than creatives but what are your thoughts about our future and the impact AI will have on our world as we know it? Please Share your thoughts by Emailing me: info@roberthazelrigg.com More to follow. Robert Hazelrigg Graphic Designer/Web Designer   The Graphics Guy 126 Whalepond Rd.West Long Branch, NJ 07764732-513-6807  

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How to DIY a Brand Building Website

By | Advertising, Asbury Park, Branding, Design, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Long Branch, Marketing, Marketing Plan for Small Business, Marketing Plan for Startup Business, NJ, Oakhurst, Red Bank, Small Business Marketing, Web Design, Web Hosting, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Building a website that grows your brand is not as easy as putting up some cool pictures on a service like Squarespace or Wix. A website takes careful design and a continuous effort if you want to reach your goals.

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What your logo says about your company

By | Advertising, Branding, Design, Eatontown, Logo Design, Long Branch, NJ, Oakhurst | No Comments

Your logo conveys more information than you may realize. Certainly, your logo should instantly represent your brand. But it can tell customers if you’re loyal, modern, cheap, expensive, playful or strong. Your logo gives your brand personality. So… it’s extremely important to have a logo that rings true to your brand, your personality, and your audience. WHAT YOUR COLORS SAY: Red: energetic, sexy, boldOrange: creative, friendly, youthfulYellow: sunny, inventive, optimismGreen: growth, organic, instructionalBlue: professional, tranquil, trustworthyPurple: spiritual, wise, evocativeBlack: credible and powerfulWhite: simple, clean, purePink: fun and flirtyBrown: rural, historical, steady WHAT YOUR FONT SAYS: Serif: – Comforting & TraditionalSans-Serif: – Modern & CleanScript/Handwriting: – Creativity & Elegance TO SYMBOL OR NOT SYMBOL? It isn’t necessary to have an icon or symbol as part of your logo. There are pros and cons to using symbols in logo design: PROS: A symbol doesn’t depend on…

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Graphic Designer West Long Branch, NJ

16 Free Fonts That Every Graphic Designer Should Have

By | Advertising, Asbury Park, Branding, Business Cards, Design, Eatontown, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Logo Design, Long Branch, Marketing, NJ, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Oceanport, Red Bank, Small Business Marketing, Visual Communications, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Every great artist has an arsenal of tools they use for creating amazing designs. Having been in the graphic design field for more than 30 years now, I have in-depth knowledge of what elements will help make a good design better. Fonts are a huge part of building your company’s unique identity. When you use fonts like Time or Helvetica in your graphics layouts they many look nice or familiar but as far as design goes they are a bit vanilla.  If you’re just starting out as a graphic artist or can’t afford to hire a graphic designer I’ve picked out a handful of FREE fonts that could really make your marketing stand out. Below are 16 fonts that can be found online for free:  

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Ocean Twp. Graphic Design

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In 1974 my father won the graphic design contest for his Township of Ocean town seal. Fouty-Two years later the Mayor Christopher P. Siciliano asked me to redeisgn or modernize it. Today, my design can be seen on all the municple trucks, street signes and much more. You can download a copy of each logo by right clicking on its corresponding image below. The original 1974 logo design by Bob Hazelrigg Sr. The 2016 redesign logo by Robert Hazelrigg Jr The 2016 Town Seal design with the Tag line by The Graphics Guy
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