Marketing and branding

Five Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Invest in Design Early

Nick Bowersox | January 10th, 2017

Image courtesy of FreePik Logo design is often one of the first tasks an entrepreneur needs to outsource when starting a new business. Used to doing most of the work themselves, it can be hard for a small business owner to justify the expense of a professionally designed logo. Though cheaper options such as ready-made […]

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Supercharge Your Startup or Small Business With A New Top-Level Domain Name

Arielle Kimbarovsky | January 9th, 2017

Naming a startup or small business is tricky. The company’s name sets the tone for how customers and prospects perceive the company and is a critical part of the brand. Of course, you also want people to remember your brand, so there’s a lot of pressure to find the perfect name. When we name companies […]

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How Influencer Marketing Can Pay Off for Small Businesses in 2017

Arielle Kimbarovsky | January 4th, 2017

The digital space is constantly evolving, forcing entrepreneurs, small business owners, and marketing teams at bigger companies to continuously reevaluate their marketing strategies in order to stay competitive. In the past few years, we’ve seen significant changes in how companies market. These changes range from participation on new social networks, new technologies, and the increasingly […]

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Small Business Web & App Design: Five Common UX Mistakes to Avoid

Ross Kimbarovsky | January 3rd, 2017

You’re ready to build. Maybe it’s a website, an app, a landing page, or an email template. Now you just need to figure out the design. And it’s here, in this pivotal moment, before anyone has put pen to paper or pixels to screen, where you’ll either get it right or get it wrong. Here […]

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5 New Year’s Resolutions to Help Entrepreneurs Succeed In 2017

Arielle Kimbarovsky | January 2nd, 2017

With the New Year settling in, most of us can’t help but make that traditional list of resolutions. In a month when gym memberships are at an all time high, it’s easy to jump on the bandwagon and create a list of goals. This often happens right after we reflect on the past resolutions we […]

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Best of 2016: Logo Redesigns

Lauren Nelson | December 30th, 2016

There is no brand element so significant as a company’s logo. It becomes visually synonymous with your brand promise, with applications across every medium through which you communicate with your audience. It serves as the cornerstone of your image, defining style elements that will be extrapolated on every platform used. Given crowdSPRING’s role in helping […]

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Best of 2016: Mobile App Design

Lauren Nelson | December 29th, 2016

In today’s world, where roughly 80% of American adults own a smartphone, companies know the significance of investing in a mobile presence. And given that 90% of time spent on those phones takes place within apps, it’s not all that surprising that there are now more than 2 million options available for download in Apple’s […]

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Best of 2016: Web Design

Lauren Nelson | December 28th, 2016

There are only a few more days left in the year, and it’s been a huge one for web design. Companies have started to understand how crucial a strong user experience is to maximizing conversion with their online audiences, and have invested accordingly. As they’ve done this, web aesthetics have exploded in terms of creativity, […]

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Best of 2016: Book Cover Designs

Lauren Nelson | December 22nd, 2016

It’s been a great year for bold book covers. Here are some of our favs.

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