Roundup: Top Marketing Tips
Often the best marketing and advertising campaigns come from small ideas. Today’s roundup has some articles full of ideas and tips to help you reach more clients or make your designs more effective (and we all know that the best way to impress a client is to get them more business).
A quick read from marketingscoop.com with some great ideas and advice on spreading the word.
This article from Small Business Trends is full of sage words from some of the most successful marketers around.
A collection of 13 excellent campaigns and 5 terrible ones that provide valuable lessons from Entrepreneur.com.
Some valuable tips on social media marketing from the folks at Social Media Examiner.
A couple of baker’s dozens of ideas from one of the best know marketers around today.
Social media, and social media marketing, are extremely popular these days, and as a result, it seems that every business out there is chomping at the bit to get into ...
Most graphic design, be it advertisement, website, or brochure, involves at least some sales copy. In an ideal world every client would hire a copywriter and they'd hand you well-poished ...
When designing a marketing piece (and almost every piece is a marketing piece, really), a smart designer goes into the design process well armed with some knowledge of the client’s ...
It seems like most freelance designers (and design studio owners) struggle with bookkeeping, accounting, and taxes. Let's face it, designers usually aren't number people. We became designers so that we ...
Your website is one of the most important marketing tools you have, and while I don’t recommend placing all your marketing eggs in the search engine basket, it’s something your ...
We talk a lot about marketing on this blog; why graphic designers need to know about it, exploring your client’s marketing efforts in your creative brief, and how to market ...
Whether you’re a designer with an agency or a freelancer, marketing and marketing terminology are unavoidable. It’s the language of business, and the driving force behind most design, so we’ve ...
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Building a strong and profitable design business isn't easy. On top of all the graphic design skills you've spent years developing, you need a whole new skill set to run ...
Some graphic designers like to stick to esthetics: they love making stunning designs, and prefer to leave the selling to people who love selling. Other designers are passionate about strategy, ...
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