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We write about graphic design, logo design, website design and inbound marketing. Our goal is to deliver content that helps answer questions or provides guidance on how to elevate your brand to the next level.
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Content Marketing isn’t a new marketing principle; nor is it a fad or trend. Many would say it’s the future of marketing. However, there still seems to be confusion around exactly what it is and what it isn’t. And surprisingly, some of the biggest brands in the world...read more
Law firm websites to do more than just talk about what a firm does. Pictures of your attorneys and their specialties may inform visitors. But how does that generate leads? Your law firm website needs to work for you, attracting users to take the next step. You...read more
How to use digital marketing and design to grow your brand You brand has a website. Great, you're officially a part of the digital world. Your website is the central communication hub of your brand. But just having a website won't grow your business or generate leads....read more
John Randall House, a boutique inn located in Provincetown, Mass., launched a new website designed by Doug Brown Design. The inn website needed to meet several goals. The owners worked with Doug Brown Design to meet many objectives. The website needed to: Showcase...read more
This month, Doug Brown Design celebrates 10 years. Reaching the 10 year mark is a big deal for a small business. What once began as a small design studio has grown to a full-service design and marketing firm. In 2007, Doug Brown saw a need in the marketplace for more...read more
Change the way you market. Shift from traditional to inbound marketing. Attorneys love advertising. Just look at any billboard or turn on the TV. Billboards and commercials are pricey. But how well do they really work? Is it time to do something different? We've got...read more
Our inboxes are full. There's tremendous competition and noise. How can a marketer break through and reconnect with customers? Ecommerce email marketing is typically littered with time sensitive offers and promotions to get users to the checkout. But what about those...read more
Twitter can be a great platform for generating leads and brand awareness. B2B brands using Twitter must do so strategically. Otherwise, you won’t get the results you expect. Check out these 10 B2B Twitter tips. By incorporating these B2B Twitter tips, you can actually...read more
Social media imagery is an important part of social media marketing. Posts with images get more views. It’s been proven time and time again. Think about it – how often do you click on links with images versus those without? Humans continue to have shorter and shorter...read more
We are at the end of our conversion-centered design series. Conversion-centered design continuance is actually about what happens after the conversion. You need to be thinking about the next step and how you can add value to the user. But it's okay to ask for...read more
Now we are nearing the end of our conversion-centered design principles series. The principle of closing relates to closing the deal. This is where the user must make a decision. The clock is ticking, well figuratively at least. Your design and content got them to the...read more
How much do you cringe when you see amateur designs? It's a complete turnoff, right? It certainly doesn't make you want to click that offer or read that post. The truth is you don't have to be a professional graphic designer to create a website or brand, but it will...read more