We all have that special list of Christmas movies we watch every year. My list includes Home Alone, A Walt Disney Christmas, and all the others listed in this post. Today I want to take you on a holiday journey that shows how our favorite Christmas films relate to our businesses. Oh, by the way SPOILERS AHEAD!
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While the elves are hard at work putting finishing touches on Santa’s special gifts in the North Pole, I want to share a few email marketing tips for all of Santa’s helpers a little closer to home.
Advertisers are pulling out the stops with new commercials hoping to divide consumers from their hard-earned dollar. As a designer I pay attention to advertisements and commercials for the new hot toy or gadget. Most people I know fast forward past commercials on their DVRs, but I actually enjoy watching them. Here are three of my favorites this season.
Today is Giving Tuesday. After the money spent on Thanksgiving dinners and Black Friday/Small Business Saturday/Cyber Monday deals, today is the day that you are encouraged to share a little of that money with a non-profit organization.
I have learned that the returns I get from my attendance at trade shows, often where Red Sage is an exhibitor, depend greatly on how much effort I put in before, during, and after each show. My top two "Go To" tools that have proven the most useful are LinkedIn and Twitter.
While we certainly love "out with the old, in with the new" when it comes to old websites, it is not always feasible to build a new company website every single year and believe me, the rapid change that we're experiencing in online trends and technology is making that short lifespan of a website more of a reality.
Here’s the thing: Blogs are a dime-a-dozen these days. Now more than ever, you need a way to stand out from the crowd. If you want a blog that people actually look at consistently, there are a few simple things you can do.
The holidays are fast approaching and, if you’re like many small business owners, your business depends on having a healthy 4th quarter. In a perfect world, you would already have your social media campaign strategy on paper and be implementing it; but if you haven’t started, it’s not too late to get your small business ready for the holidays. And then, bookmark this page for next year.
Let’s face it, we all have those days when we wake up in the morning and we feel like we are trudging through a barren desert void of good ideas. We try as hard as we can to find that one oasis in the desert, chock full of great ideas. Yet, sometimes it’s best to relax and let those ideas come to you. Brace yourselves: I'm about to share with you my patent pending (not really) guide to finding inspiration.
Do traditional marketing methods still work? In the rush to embrace social media, online marketing, and other newer marketing methods, many companies are leaving traditional marketing methods behind.