50% of our brain functions are devoted to visual processing. We interpret visuals in less than 1/10th of a second and then are quickly compelled to organize them into a narrative. It’s just what we do. If there isn’t a story there, we make one up. That’s why stories can be so powerful. You can use […]
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Branding is very simple. The typical thought process behind branding awareness is a logical progression. It goes something like this: > A logo is your brand > Branding is more than just a logo > A brand is every touchpoint and beyond just design > A brand is a relationship Yes, a brand is a […]
Every impression of your brand has value! 65% of us are visual learners. This makes a strong visual brand an integral part of building an unforgettable brand. The goal is always to stimulate recall, instill recognition and become memorable in the mind of your audience. If they view your visual brand consistently and repeatedly, you […]
There are many different spiritual beliefs that have become part of the holiday season. Of the many seasonal icons that exist, the imaginary one that remains the strongest, most fun and most playful is the belief in Santa Claus. Let’s just pretend for a minute. We have posted this in years past, so please excuse […]
What marketing tool gives you the biggest bang for your buck? Yes, you guessed it! Business cards! If you do anything well to help grow your business, make it your business card! I recently had a conversation with a businessperson about their card. (Disclaimer: We did not design their card.) For demonstration purposes, I have […]
Great logo designs look incredibly simple. It’s easy to understand why one could think they are just as easy to create. Understanding how logos are designed is one way we can learn to appreciate logo design.
How do you build a strong visual brand? In one word … consistency. Why build a strong visual brand? Because every impression of your visual brand has value! When your customer views your visual brand consistently and repeatedly it builds recognition and memorability in their mind. Customers make a connection with your company more quickly […]
It is important for us to consider that consumers place visual appearance and color above other factors when shopping. Buying habits are complex but here are some quick percentage points made in a kissmetrics study on the color of psychology. See the infographic here.
I am not one to make new year’s resolutions but I do seek new milestones each and everyday throughout the year. In wishing you a happy new year, I share some simple everyday resolutions.
Are you able to build credibility with your site visitors in under 50 milliseconds? Because that’s what it takes! Creating a positive experience on your site is important because when we disrupt visitors from getting what they’ve come for, they quickly move on to something else and forget about you. Here are 10 powerful ways […]