Posts Tagged ‘Strategy’

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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The Small Business Guide To SEO (Search Engine Optimization) in 2017

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 14th, 2016

Image Source: SEO Linkbuilding If you’re moving slowly or have yet to implement search engine optimization (SEO) strategies as part of your overall marketing efforts, you’re falling behind your competitors. In fact, even if your competitors aren’t thinking about SEO, you’re still missing out because 93 percent of online experiences begin with search. Let’s take […]

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How To Create Content Marketing Unicorns

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 7th, 2016

Image Source: Lisa Brewster Some marketers and companies do a phenomenal job building and executing their content marketing strategies. But the vast majority of marketers and companies, especially in B2B, continue to struggle with content marketing. What’s the problem? There isn’t one clear answer that explains why most companies do a poor job with content […]

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The Secrets To Branding Your Small Business or Startup: What You Can Learn From The World’s Best Brands

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 1st, 2016

Entrepreneurs and small business owners typically don’t believe they can learn anything useful from the biggest and most successful companies in the world. After all, brand building at-scale is typically very different than brand building in the startup and small business world. Nevertheless, smart entrepreneurs and small business owners pay careful attention to important market […]

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How Marketing Velocity Can Help You Increase Sales and Revenue

Ross Kimbarovsky | November 28th, 2016

Image Source: Edward Musiak Marketing can be expensive and often, unpredictable. The most successful marketers and teams set clear, crisp goals, develop smart strategies, and experiment with different tactics. But even then, many campaigns fail to return the money marketers invest on marketing efforts. I’ve previously written about lean marketing – testing your ideas in small batches, listening to feedback, […]

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How Your Strategic Processes Are Undermining Your Results

Lauren Nelson | November 14th, 2016

Standard operating procedure is stifling your team’s creativity.

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Optimize Your Next Design Project with A/B Testing

Nick Bowersox | November 9th, 2016

Want to get it right? Test that idea, and then test it again.

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How Solution-Oriented Logo Design Can Backfire

Lauren Nelson | October 21st, 2016

When it comes to logo design, the conventional thinking has been to aim for something that represents what you want people to associate with your brand: selecting a conservative font to convey traditional values, choosing specific colors to connect you with certain emotions, opting for modern graphics to frame a company as cutting edge, and […]

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