Every task that comes through our agency, whether its design, copy or development, is a living thing that occupies it’s own time and space and must go through the proper procedure. In order to better explain how a task travels through an agency, we’ve decided to turn it into an easy to digest metaphor (pun intended).
First, you need to take a good look at your competitors.
This does not, however, mean limiting yourself to only local competitors. Think big-- what are the companies you aspire to be your direct competition? Who are the leaders in your industry? Take a look at their site and branding to see what they’re doing.
The trick: don’t take notes. It is much more beneficial to simply do the research and identify the direction you need to go.
With the ability to access almost any information online instantaneously with a device smaller than a graham cracker, it's not surprising that our idea of what a website is and how long it takes to create is a little skewed. We frequently get calls from potential clients asking for “just a simple website” and most of the time – that’s not what they really mean. This article will outline what a “simple website” is and why, if we gave you exactly what you asked for, it would be detrimental to your business.
Your corporate website is a lot like your smartphone.
Your phone’s main purpose is to be just that- a phone. But hardly anyone uses their phone solely to make calls anymore. Your smartphone is also used for entertainment, online banking, note taking, studying, texting, snap chatting, instagraming, Facebooking, drawing, etc. The possibilities are endless with a little imagination, design, and coding.
Creating an effective online marketing campaign is much easier said than done. It takes quite a bit of preparation and a team of qualified people with different talents and exceptional communication skills. We've broken down a 5-8 week process into four easy-to-follow steps to better illustrate what goes into launching a complete, effective online marketing campaign.
What is a DIY website builder? A DIY website builder is a way for you to build and publish a website, without having to know code. Web designing websites allow you to easily sign up and start inserting components such as text, images, slideshows, etc., into a blank canvas so you can begin building your website.
At our Chicago digital marketing agency, we pride ourselves on our practice of hiring individuals equally off their resumes and their personalities. Each member of the Comrade design team brings something different to the process, making every project unique and innovative. Meet our amazing Design Team!