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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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Why you need a digital partner more than ever

By | Branding, Eatontown, Integrated Advertising, Marketing, NJ, Oakhurst, Red Bank, Small Business Marketing, Visual Communications, West Long Branch | No Comments

Why you need a digital partner more than ever — As technology continues to change, trends change, social platforms change, and rules and regulations change. It’s not just having a website today. You need a digital partner that can provide your brand the support it needs. What are some of the reasons you need a digital partner? Let’s look at some of them – 1. Maintaining your brand 2. Security of your website 3. ADA compliance 4. SEO, PPC, and Social Responsibility 5. Data Analysis 6. Third-Party Integrations 7. Mobile Responsiveness You don’t get this from buying marketing from Fiver or Upwork.

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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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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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Two Years since my last post… Wow have I been busy.

By | Eatontown, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Long Branch, NJ, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Oceanport, Red Bank, Web Design, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

It’s so hard for me to believe it but it’s been TWO years since my last blog post. It’s insane how fast time goes when you are busy and boy oh boy have I been busy. In the last 2 years, I’ve built countless websites, designed dozens of logos, thousands of business cards and so so much more. I’ve also become much more active on Linkedin (with little or no results) and Instagram, again not much panning out there but at least I’m having fun, BUT enough about what I’ve been doing. How about I talk a bit about my background? Since 1988 I’ve been working in Marketing and publishing as a graphic designer and graphic artist. Yes, there is a difference. Ask me to write a post about it and maybe I will.  So way back in 1988, I…

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Step by Step Guide to Get Your Business Found on Google

By | Advertising, AdWords, Eatontown, Marketing, Marketing Plan for Small Business, Marketing Plan for Startup Business, New York City, NJ, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Oceanport, Red Bank, SEO, Small Business Marketing, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments

Guide to Get Your Business Found on Google Everyone knows how important it is to get your business found on Google. Well, Good News! There is a fast and easy way to get your business into the worlds biggest and best business directory listing service (Google My Business), and the best part is it’s completely free. Whether or not you’re just starting out your business or if you have an established one it is imperative your business be listed on Google My Business. Google My Business, which connects Google search, maps, Google +, Insights, Reviews, and Google Analytics into one convenient platform. It should be your very first step when embarking on the steps to optimize your business’s website (SEO). Google My Business will help your company be found in “near me searches” by the people in your local area who are currently looking…

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Simple Internet Marketing Solutions

By | Advertising, Branding, Business Cards, Design, Graphic artist, Graphic Design, Hosting, Logo Design, Marketing, Marketing Plan for Small Business, Marketing Plan for Startup Business, Oakhurst, Ocean Twp., Oceanport, Red Bank, Small Business Marketing, Social Media, Web Design, Web Hosting, Website, West Long Branch | No Comments
Simple Internet Marketing Solutions for Startup Companies Get your business online fast, affordably and done the right way.   PLANS: Quick Start $1,350 You Save $500 Simple Solution $2,750 You Save $700 Startup Complete $4,750 You Save $1,000 Logo Included Included Included Business Cards 250 500 1,000 Stationary Design Included Included Included Website Design Single Page 5 Pages 7 Pages Website Hosting 12 Months of Hosting & Domain Registry 36 Months of Hosting & Domain Registry 60 Months of Hosting & Domain Registry Social Networks • Facebook • Facebook • Twitter • YouTube • Facebook • Twitter • YouTube • Linkedin Directory Listings • Google • Google • Yahoo • Yelp! • Google • Yahoo • Yelp! and 40 more
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