small business story

What’s Your Small Business Story?

Going beyond product descriptions to describe your brand by telling a small business story on your website that customers want to hear When consumers browse online, they typically think about types of products they can buy, or are simply looking to learn more about an industry. Many websites make the mistake of focusing too...

branding vs marketing

Branding Is the Story You Tell and Marketing Is How You Tell It

Branding vs Marketing: how your small business brand and marketing strategies relate to one another in the story of your company Branding and marketing go hand-in-hand but have uniquely targeted functions in the world of business. Though many people tend to conflate the two terms, there’s actually quite a distinct and not at all...

Designing Art For Label Printing: What To Keep In Mind

Retail product label printing starts with a good initial art design concept that meets your marketing objectives and attracts customers in final product placement First impressions matter, and this is especially true when selling a product in a retail setting. When a potential customer walks by, you want to communicate a visual message in...

digital publishing

5 Greatest Advantages of Digital Publishing for Your Small Business

Why every small business can, and should, make digital publishing part of their ongoing content marketing strategy While seldom visited libraries and bookstores might make it seem like not a lot of people read books nowadays, this is not an accurate indicator. If you take a look at the digital publishing statistics, you’ll see...

How You Can Get The Most Out Of Your Business’s Promotional Products

Promotional products can still make a difference for your business and brand visibility by choosing the right products for cost-effective promo marketing When it comes to marketing your business, there is a benefit in diversifying your strategy. While some companies may favor a digital-only model, others have blended new and traditional marketing practices. And...

How to Sell Your Product with the Use of Packaging

Tips for designing and creating product packaging that will help market and sell what’s on the inside of the box If you own a small business and sell a product, there are a few questions you need to ask yourself in regards to its success. What makes my product stand out? How is my...

Instagram’s Changing the Way Restaurateurs Design Their Restaurants

Catering restaurant designs to social media sites like Instagram can be a huge boost to restaurant marketing efforts What’s the most important question that restaurateurs ask themselves when planning a new restaurant? It isn’t the type of cuisine they will serve, or where they will source their ingredients. According to a statement to Mic.com...

digital marketing

How Can SMEs Handle Digital Marketing in 2017?

The growing options and tools with digital marketing may be challenging for small businesses to navigate in a changing online environment Small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) have more marketing options than ever before. Moreover, the marketing field is teeming with a range of inexpensive tools. Then again, this does not mean that marketing campaigns...