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The Graphics Guy for your Logo Design

By | Advertising, Branding, Design, Graphic artist, Illustration, Logo Design, Long Branch, NJ, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Small Business Marketing, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Once you start a business, the first things you need to do is create an attractive visual image that could clearly and even distinctly represent it. Basically, you should have an impressionable logo design that can put across your business as a distinguished body. A logo is a very vital and as well very unique graphic or word mark that helps to attract people’s acceptance. Many business enterprises and also organizations use their logo as their brand image. Individuals and customers can simply identify the company or brand name by their logo; therefore it is quite essential to get a good and also commendable logo to portray a business. The result of the services of graphic creators is very attractive, it’s intriguing to note that presently lots of people associate graphic designers only with the print medium. Discerning graphic designers…

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Top 5 Reasons For a Website Redesign

By | Design, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Long Branch, NJ, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Small Business Marketing, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Top 5 Reasons For a Redesign Website technology Is out of date It’s not mobile friendly Your website is made up of 75 percent images, 25 percent text Your business has changed focus Does it align with company goals The design process is something that all designers follow even though it varies from one designer to the other. The process also depends on the type of a design project you are working with. There are several steps that business owners can take to ensure that their website redesign is successful and on time. This includes doing appropriate research, setting realistic expectations, overseeing the design process, and measuring your goals. Research & Set Expectations Although a good web designer will also do their own research, it is just as important for your company to do so as well. Your research should be preliminary and the results…

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A legacy of great design, 42 years in the making

By | Advertising, Branding, Design, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Logo Design, Marketing, NJ, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Social Media, Web Design | No Comments

I’m very proud to have been the one asked to redesign my father’s original logo for Ocean Twp.  When the Mayor called I jumped at the chance. Having grown up and gone to school there I still have a strong affinity for the town. “Mayor Chris Siciliano, knowing that Hazelrigg Jr. was an exceptionally talented graphic artist, decided that it was fitting to ask him to update the seal.” Here is a link to the full write up in the Coaster: Coaster Article  

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Why the SEO game has changed

By | Advertising, AdWords, Marketing, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., SEO, Small Business Marketing, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Why the SEO game has changed There is a tremendous amount of noise around search engine optimization and how it has become “impossible” to utilize this channel as a viable means for scaling your business. It’s not impossible. But the SEO game has changed over time with the tidal wave of algorithm updates. Those quick SEO tricks of yesteryear will no longer provide a large amount of visits to your site. The rules of the SEO game have changed and will continue to evolve. It’s no secret that it was easy to game the algorithm a few years back and attain rankings that were likely not the most relevant answer to a person’s search query. You could garner a ton of visits with a handful of blog comment links and some keyword stuffing — but in reality these visits likely…

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Images of Fort Monmouth circa 1930 from The Graphics Guy

By | Advertising, Asbury Park, Design, Eatontown, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Long Branch, Marketing, NJ, Oakhurst, Red Bank, Small Business Marketing, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Early images of Fort Monmouth You can clearly see areas of Eatontown, Little Silver, Oceanport, Monmouth Beach, and Sea Bright is several of the graphic images of Fort Monmouth. The Images of the military installation were taken in the 1930’s. The installation began with the lease of a defunct Monmouth Park Racecourse (later re-opened at another site in 1946) by the Army for a training site for officers. The location near Eatontown, with rail sidings out of Hoboken and proximity to the port of Little Silver was ideal. Known temporarily as Camp Little Silver, it was renamed Camp Alfred Vail shortly after in September 1917. The Chief Signal Officer authorized the purchase of Camp Vail in 1919. The Signal Corps School relocated to Camp Vail from Fort Leavenworth that year. The Signal Corps Board followed in 1924. In August 1925 the…

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E-Commerce Website Design & Developement West Long Branch NJ

Some of My Best Graphic Design Work

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

With 25 years of professional in marketing and advertising, Robert Hazelrigg has worked for some of the world’s largest companies and recognized brands. Bellow are just a small handful of projects I enjoyed designing.” – The Graphics Guy Design Gallery Thank you for looking. Robert Hazelrigg Lead Creative The Graphics Guy 126 Whalepond Rd. West Long Branch, NJ 07764 732-513-6807 rhazelrigg@gmail.com www.roberthazelrigg.com Creating more business for your business

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New Design Trends for 2015

By | Advertising, Asbury Park, Branding, Design, Eatontown, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Long Branch, Marketing, Oakhurst, Red Bank, Visual Communications, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but let’s be honest … a pretty cover doesn’t hurt when it comes to your marketing. That’s why — whether you’re creating lead generation content, social media content, calls-to-action, or infographics — your marketing materials should always be as visually appealing as possible. Great design always wins over a weaker design and visual communications has never been more important then it is today. That said, here are a handful of design trends that The Graphics Guy of West Long Branch NJ feels will drive better RIO in 2015 1. DYNAMIC WOMEN Unique lifestyles. Original looks. 2015 is all about the interesting female. Instead of cliché, over-idealized images, we’re saluting original, surprising women — quirks and all. 2. LETTERBOX LOOK Filmmakers got the memo years ago. Now the wide format is all the…

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