In 2010, Instagram began like any other social platform but in the past few years has since skyrocketed to popularity with Millennials and Gen Z and, as a result, has sparked both cultural movements and cultural malaise alike. Today we’re diving...read more
Branding 101: How to Start From Scratch
Think of your favorite brand. What comes to mind? A flash of color, a tag line, a jingle, a logo? Any and all of the parts of a business that you can see, touch, hear, and taste are part of their branding. Branding is how customers understand a business,...read more
The Gen Z Book: 44 BILLION Reasons to Pay Attention
Gen Z: screenagers, digital natives, meme-obsessed, entrepreneurs--welcome to the world's next biggest cohort. As a Millennial, I'm more than happy (and relieved) to have another generation moving up in the world--not just in influence but in spending...read more
What is Brand Repositioning?
By now, everyone is familiar with the concept of branding. Its “old school” definition “an identifying mark burned onto something or someone with a branding iron” more or less describes that modern meaning--albeit in a more depressing and sinister...read more
The Language of Color
When we look at color not just from an artistic stance, but from that of a marketer, color is a reinforcing voice that helps drive prospects to a business subliminally. Colors have the powers explained above to create emotional responses that can sway...read more
Innovative Packaging Designs We Love
We talk a lot about digital marketing but did you know that we also design packaging? We occasionally geek out on Instagram about packaging designs we find in the real world and fall in love with (#designcrush). We’re always on the lookout for the latest...read more
Adapt or Die: Is it time for a brand refresh?
There are a limited number of times that the universal consciousness of the consumer will tolerate a rebrand before the sneaking suspicion of instability starts to steer them away from a product or service. I once read on the world wide web that a brand...read more