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Public Relations

7 Strategies to Improve Public Relations in the Covid Era

The Covid-19 pandemic has only accelerated the already established movement to digital communications and connections. It will have long term implications for how our businesses interact with their customers and generate buzz around their products and services. Here are a

What we do

6 Advantages of Hiring a Media Buying Agency

With all of the fantastic new marketing ideas and avenues available to businesses today it is easy to forget that, when it comes to putting a clear message in front of your business’s intended audience, traditional paid advertising is still

Marketing

Beverage Industry Marketing

We are what we drink! And boy do we like to drink! Specialty coffee, tea, boba, matcha, juices, smoothies, wine, beer, craft beer from growlers or crowlers, distilled spirits, hard cider, cocktails, you name it and we drink it! And

What we do

Tips for Designing Captivating Professional Business Flyers

As a professional business owner you have perhaps noticed business flyer designs that caught your eye and grabbed your attention. And you may have wondered, “how can I create a business flyer for my business that would do the same

Digital Advertising

Pay Per Click Campaign Tips to Heat Up Your HVAC Business

At the top of our list of HVAC Marketing Strategies is Pay Per Click Pay Per Click (PPC) Pay-per-click marketing is one of the most effective and cost efficient modes of marketing today. It is basically a way to use

Strategy

Grow Your Counseling Practice Using SEO

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Optimizing your website means making the value of its content, organization and layout clear to  the artificial intelligence (AI) crawlers (spiders) that search engines use to collect data.  These search engines want to get reliable, helpful

Branding

Vital Ideas for Creating Brand Consistency

Your brand is the identity you have created for your business. Not unlike your own persona, the one you share at dinner, the one you share with your family and the one your coworkers see…. Your brand has a life

Digital Advertising

Building Your College or University Brand!

5 Ways Brand Building Benefits Your University for the Long Run As a College or University, you know how challenging it is competing for quality students with other schools, employers, military recruiters and more. You also know how important it

Marketing

How Dental SEO Marketing Will Help Grow Your Practice

Your Dental Practice is a local business working in a limited geographical area from which to draw new customers.  You don’t have to compete with national and international businesses for the top spots on Google Searches.  But you do want

Marketing

7 Ways to Effectively Market Your Roofing Business

Marketing your Roofing business in your local market has changed drastically over the past decade.  Where you used to advertise on your local radio and newspaper and make sure your Yellow Pages ad made a splash and had all the

Digital Advertising

Customize Your Library Newsletters to Reach Gen-Z

Your library newsletter is an essential element in any comprehensive content marketing strategy.  And your marketing strategy is vital for growing your Library’s brand and growing an audience for your products and services. Your goal is to build readership and

Strategy

The Ultimate Guide to SEO for Financial Advisors

There are a ton of benefits for driving new leads to your Financial Advising business through careful Search Engine Optimization (SEO) planning and implementation.  But you need to know what you are doing and how SEO is evolving to make

Digital Advertising

Pay Per Click Ads Can Help Your Law Firm Stand Out!

If you are looking to boost your Law Firm advertising and get a lot of bang for your buck in the process, look no further than Pay Per Click (PPC) Ads.  There is little risk involved with PPC because your

Media

Media buying

Media buying is just advertising jargon for helping you to get your business information to the public through TV and radio advertisements, magazines, newspapers, billboards and more.   Why Use an Advertising Agency for Media Buying? Your business is very good

Branding

Why Your Logo Belongs on Her Coffee Mug!

Logos   The most iconic symbols of the 20th century, and right up to the present day, are the business logos that are emblazoned on shoes, apparel, products, advertisements, billboards, tv commercials, and stickers that we see everyday and everywhere!   The

Branding

If Your Company Were an Animal, What Would it Be?

When you’re searching for the essence, the heartbeat, the clear message that your company conveys to your clients and potential clients, you might go through a process in which you ask questions like this one.   For one thing it’s really

Social Media

Social Media’s Top 10 Secrets and Tips

Any serious digital marketing strategy will include a plan for creating or growing your business presence in Social Media.  What are some of the top suggestions from digital marketing consultants?  Let’s go to the Top 10 list: Know Your Brand

Digital Advertising

The Seven Virtues of Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

When it comes to digital marketing, how you use SEO can be one of your worst enemies or one of your greatest allies.  SEO is an extremely powerful and versatile tool for your advertising tool box.  But if you let

Print & Production

How to Use Print Advertising AND Stay Green!

Would you rather receive a handwritten thank you note on fine stock paper with a handwritten address on the matching envelope, or an email that says the same thing?  Do you appreciate a clearly printed, creatively designed business card or

Websites

Build your website like you would build your storefront

In today’s digital marketing environment your website is your storefront.  Your website is where most of your visitors will get their first impression of your business.  You want them to visit, browse, stay, learn and connect with your products and

Types of Advertising
Digital Advertising

8 Types of Advertising Business Owners Should be Utilizing

As a business owner, it can be difficult to know which types of advertising you should be utilizing. With so many options out there – and the internet (and its marketing techniques) changing considerably with each year that passes –

Storytelling Marketing
Branding

Finding Your Brand’s Voice: Storytelling Marketing

Did you know that marketing has been around for thousands of years? With any exchange between buyers and sellers of purchased goods (even in ancient times), it’s human nature to use some form of marketing to make the sale. Take

What Makes a Brand Successful
Branding

What Makes a Brand Successful?

What Makes a Brand Successful? Have you ever wondered what makes a brand successful? Let’s be honest, branding can be complicated.  With so many moving parts involved, consider branding as an ongoing, ever-evolving process rather than a “one time, upfront”

Marketing to Gen Z
Digital Advertising

The Power of Marketing to Gen Z

There’s a new group of kids taking the digital world by storm. They live and breathe the online world and they’re not going anywhere—say hello to Generation Z. Some are already making waves (and money) thanks to social media and

Creative Agency vs. Digital Agency
What we do

Creative Agency vs. Digital Agency How do they differ?

Companies have been relying on creative agencies for decades, even before the advent of the internet. It was the job of the creative agency to deliver all the artwork, colors, and branding associated with a business using the artistic talent

Types of Advertising Agencies
What we do

The 3 Different Types of Advertising Agencies

Are you handling your marketing like it’s an easy-breezy walk in the park? Or are you wandering through a never-ending maze of branding, responsive websites, A/B testing, analytics, conversion rates, inbound versus outbound marketing, KPIs, PPC, and SEO? We get

marketing agency in Bend Oregon
What we do

5 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Marketing Agency in Bend Oregon

Why should you hire a marketing agency in Bend, Oregon? Good question: it’s one that we’re going to answer here. Marketing agencies are incredible things when you think about it. You get to focus on building your business while somebody

Strategy

How to Recession-Proof Your Business

The great recession of our time peaked 10 years ago, but many are still feeling its wrath today. The truth is, if you’re running a business, turndowns are inevitable. The next looming recession is kinda like gravity—an invisible force, but

customer buying cycle
Strategy

Understanding the Importance of the Customer Buying Cycle

Understanding the Importance of the Customer Buying Cycle Before we commit to buying something in stores or online, we all go through a pretty similar decision-making process. Whether we consciously realize it or not, this process is happening in the

Difference Between Inbound and Outbound Marketing
Strategy

The Difference Between Inbound and Outbound Marketing

The Difference Between Inbound and Outbound Marketing A new year means it’s prime time to hit the ground running if you haven’t already! If you’ve been reminiscing about last year’s magical moments and wondering what 2019 has in store, why

Digital Marketing Agency in Bend
Marketing

A Digital Marketing Agency in Bend with No Boundaries

Think we’re just getting started with this telecommuting or remote working trend? Think again! Let’s take a moment to celebrate because we’re already in the middle of a flexible workforce revolution. In a world where everyone and everything is going

email sequences
Digital Advertising

Why You Need Email Sequences (automated workflow)

If you’re thinking it’s high time to ramp up your marketing efforts, let’s talk email sequences for a sec. How’s your email marketing plan going? Do you have an email sequence set up and automated? Have you been thinking about

Digital Advertising

Gain More Email Subscribers the Right Way

News flash! Email has been around for close to 50 years now (say whaa?) That’s right. No joke. The thing is, email is still a major player in how we communicate and get our daily dose of news, gossip, etc.

Reputation Management
Public Relations

Reputation Management – How long does it take?

When you’re having a reputation management issue you want results yesterday. We totally understand. While we always take reputation management issues seriously, and of course we get right to work for you, results are not automatic. We ask our clients

What we do

SEO – Why Does it Take So Long?

Are you ready to get started with SEO for your business? We can’t wait to help! Many people start SEO campaigns under the misconception that they will see results overnight, so we wanted to put together this little guide to

What we do

PPC – How Long Does it Take?

How long will it take for me to see results in my PPC campaign? Oh, the age-old question. While many clients come to us excited to get started with PPC campaigns, a few weeks and a few hundred bucks later,

Marketing

Find Your Loyal Customers

Ask yourself this. How well do you really know your perfect customer? Your core group of patrons? It’s easy to say you know them like the back of your hand, but do you really? Can you pick them out from

Social Media

Why Social Media Marketing Matters

A few years ago, social media was this shiny new past time where no one really knew what they were doing. You could post on the fly or share anything that came to mind. Simpler times, right? But you can

Marketing

The Importance of SEO

It’s time to get real frank and honest here. We’re talking SEO frank and honest. Now if you’re thinking, “SEO wha? That’s like FOMO right?” or, “Is SEO the new CEO?” Nuh-uh, my friend. If you don’t have the slightest

Marketing

Company For A Cause

Ever thought about why you started your business? In other words, what’s your business purpose? Your “why?” There are many reasons why someone would start a new business, and many business owners haven’t really spent time thinking about why they

Marketing

Ready to get digital?

How to modernize your marketing methods. Remember the good ol’ days when you could take out an ad in the local newspaper or Yellow Pages and have clients lining up around the block for your services? Those days are gone.

Marketing

Holiday Cheer

Not to blow an unwelcome horn in your ear but… Right at this moment, how holiday cheerful are you? Are you slammed out of your mind with last minute customer purchases or nervously looking at your cash flow as your

Marketing

Don’t. Just don’t.

I hate to admit it, but I treat most sales people a bit like dirty Junk Mail. I give both a quick look over, a nod to where they came from and that’s it unless there is a hook or

Branding

How to stay true to your brand

First of all, if you don’t know what you’re doing, get some help. When you wake up in the morning and put on knee high white socks and slip on your favorite sandals, that’s a NO. And you need a

Strategy

Are we trying too hard?

As the director of a small ad agency, I can say my team and I have seen a lot of this, a bunch of that and a fair amount in the middle.  Everyone wants to stand out, make their mark,