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4 Softwares That Will Improve Your Brand's Graphics

Posted by Kylie Davis on March 23, 2021 at 7:05 AM

It’s essential for any business to be able to create excellent graphics and photos for its company branding. With a multitude of graphics and photo editors out there, it can be a wearying experience trying to figure out which software is right for your business. So let’s take a look at what’s out there and hopefully simplify things a bit.

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Topics: Advertising Creative, Branding

How to Check and Improve Your Website Speed Through Your Web Host

Posted by Kylie Davis on January 12, 2021 at 8:00 AM

The speed that a website operates is a critically important part of any marketing strategy. It's a fact that how quickly your site opens for users has a big impact on things like buying decisions. In one study, over 70% of consumers said that the speed of a page had an important effect on whether or not they bought something. Here's some information about understanding what affects your speed and what you can do to improve it.

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Topics: Website Design

5 Best Practices For Improving Website Performance

Posted by Kylie Davis on December 14, 2020 at 8:00 AM

There's no doubt that having a digital presence is a must for any business that wants to stay active in the 21st century. Business owners realize the pivotal role that websites play in their overall customer base and revenue streams. This has greatly increased the need for Zimmer Marketing Missouri SEO services to craft well-designed websites with super-fast performance.

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Topics: Website Design

Why You Shouldn't Tell Stories About Your Product

Posted by Kylie Davis on August 19, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Even though many people confuse a brand story with a product story, they are, in fact, very different. In truth, a brand story is something much bigger. It is a cohesive narrative that encompasses the vibration set in motion by your brand. Unlike a product story, which is basically your company talking about your offerings, your brand story inspires so much more while enticing an emotional reaction from your consumers.

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Topics: Branding

What are the best practices of B2B Marketing? Part 2

Posted by Kylie Davis on May 20, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Welcome to the second installment of our B2B marketing best practices blog. With the first article, we introduced ideas like thoughtful buyer personas, the buyers journey and marketing funnels and how to use them, and the value of local SEO here in Joplin, MO.  

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Marketing ROI

Why Mortar is the Key to Brand Consistency

Posted by Kylie Davis on November 21, 2019 at 8:00 AM

When it comes to building your brand, the process is not all that different from building a house. 

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Topics: Marketing Strategy

How to Build Brand Equity (and Why it Matters)

Posted by Kylie Davis on November 10, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Think for a moment about the impact of the name Porsche or Tiffany’s. 

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Branding

How to Maximize Your Advertising Budget in 5 Easy Steps

Posted by Kylie Davis on September 26, 2019 at 8:00 AM

One of the most effective ways to reach your target audience is through advertising. It should be an integral part of your overall marketing strategy to help connect with current and potential customers. Getting more revenue from your advertising efforts doesn’t always mean you need to spend more money. It’s essential to take a hard look at what you’re currently doing to maximize your advertising budget to its full potential. Here are five different ways you can boost the effectiveness of your ad budget.

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Topics: Marketing ROI

Web Analytics: How to Measure the Effectiveness of Your Website

Posted by Kylie Davis on August 13, 2019 at 8:00 AM

A well-designed and functional website serves as the backbone of your business, allowing you to take your marketing efforts to great heights. Websites give target customers a place to land and interact with your brand as they move through the buyer’s journey. So, without an updated, optimized, and professional website in place, you could miss out on the chance to connect with your target audience and convert visitors into leads.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing

How to Allocate Your Marketing Budget to Drive Growth

Posted by Kylie Davis on August 5, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Allocating your marketing budget to increase value and maximize your return on investment (ROI) is key to achieving marketing success. Why? It enables you to prioritize campaigns, invest in the most effective channels and tactics and build a marketing strategy that delivers clear results.

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Topics: Marketing Strategy

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