A day in the life of a marketing arsonist
May 31, 2019 | Amanda Bertolozzi
For the past year, I’ve been working at MindFire and have had the joy of being called a Marketing Arsonist. While the job title (and matchbook business card) is sure to get some attention and positive reactions, it also raises a few questions.
Four favorite marketing resources
May 13, 2019 | Caroline Schweitzer
As digital marketing strategies have continued to evolve over time, we’ve discovered little tricks of the trade. I decided to compile a few of my favs in a handy little list.
Is mobile taking over?
January 29, 2019 | MindFire Team
Nielsen’s 2018 audience report shows that 18-34 year-olds now spend more time on their phones than television, which means that we, as marketers, need to think about how to connect with younger audiences via mobile platforms.
Your copy is only as good as your designer
December 17, 2018 | Caroline Schweitzer
You can have the best headline in the universe, but if the design and visual execution of the message isn’t awesome, it will fall flat. Design and copy must always work together to create an intentional and effective brand touchpoint.
Trouble writing? Start where the reader starts…
June 29, 2017 | Inga Rundquist
If you’ve been tasked with writing copy and you don’t know where to begin, “start where the reader starts” reminds us to think about what the consumer of the information would want. Looking at your brand through your customers’ eyes is an important exercise for any writer.
Should you be branding, marketing or advertising?
June 6, 2017 | Lynn Manternach, Ph.D.
The differences between branding, marketing and advertising can be confusing. The terms are increasingly used interchangeably, which only adds to the confusion. All three are important, but for different reasons. So what is the difference between branding, marketing and advertising?