Top 9 Graphic Design Mistakes to Avoid What is the whole point of graphic design? Is it to make beautiful works of art that will be revered for thousands of years, or is it to make effective marketing pieces that cause the target audience to take action? Graphic design is a balance between art and
8 Common Design Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)
Good design will inspire responses and clearly communicate information, while bad design will impede and muddle that communication. Here are 8 pitfalls to avoid.
6 Top Website Design Mistakes to Avoid
Is your website helping or hindering your business? The goal of a website is to drive more customers through your doors or online checkout; but, if it is designed poorly, it could be doing the opposite. As a top web designer in Houston, our team at KBizz has seen it all, the good, the bad and the ug
Avoiding the 10 Most Common Mistakes
Installation of a car seat is extremely important. Here are the top 10 most common mistakes when installing or purchasing a car seat and here are ways on how you as a parent can avoid them:1. Getting a used car seat without researching it’s history: If you’re considering a hand-me-down car seat for your child, make sure the car seat:Comes with instructions and a label showing the manufacture date and model number
Be Aware! Top 5 Mobile Marketing Mistakes to Avoid
It’s no wonder every business or brand is focusing on mobile marketing as a strategy to reach their ...
Branding 101: Mistakes communicators should avoid
When I started my etiquette business 20 years ago, I hired a college student named Ed to design my logo and website. It was a quick, easy and inexpensive way to get my name out into the world However, when it came time to update my materials, Ed was nowhere to be found. He left town and did not provide me with his new contact information. I ended up hiring a more expensive and reputable company to design all of my marketing materials…
How to Avoid the 10 Biggest Branding Mistakes for Designers and Entrepreneurs
In my career in branding and design agencies I have seen clients and companies make the same avoidable mistakes over and over. Here are the 10 Biggest Brandi...
Facebook Marketing Mistakes: What to Avoid and Why
Are you struggling to make Facebook marketing work for your business? Many marketers don't know how to connect with their audience on Facebook in a meaningful way for their business. To learn how to get Facebook marketing right, I interview Brian Carter for our new Social Media Marketing podcast. More About This New Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is a brand-new show from Social Media…
How Small Business Owners Can Avoid Sears's Fatal Mistake
Sears had the chance to beat Amazon at its own game. Instead, it closed stores and retrenched.
3 Common Content Distribution Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)
Content distribution is a critical aspect of marketing campaigns. No matter how compelling your content, if you’re not delivering it in the right way to the right people, it won’t drive any resul…
10 Social Media Marketing Mistakes Businesses Must Avoid
Social media is an integral component of any successful digital marketing strategy. With 74 percent of adults using social networking sites, the opportunity to increase your site’s online exposure…
10 Silly email signature mistakes you should avoid
Email signatures are a small but important part of everyday life in the modern world. Make sure you're not making these mistakes.
How to Avoid the Five Most Common Mistakes in Sign Design
Perhaps one of the most famous signs in the world is the Hollywood landmark. The icon not only marks a destination, it serves as an icon for the unique entertainment culture of Southern California. Although your business signage may not earn cult status, it should be a priority when outlining and budgeting your marketing efforts, …
Why my 19-year old Daughter Receives Medicare Advantage Mailings, and Three ways to Avoid Making...
My family received several Medicare Advantage direct mail acquisition packages during this past open enrollment period. The problem is that they were all addressed to my 19-year-old daughter. My wife and I do want her to be able to retire comfortably, but we were hoping she could at least graduate
Mailing List Survival Guide: Avoid expensive mistakes, mass confusion and massive mailing flops
Everyone who uses direct mail needs to know this. If shouting it from the top of a mountain would help, I'd do it. But writing this article seems more effective. Here's the deal: Your mailing list is the most important part of your direct mail campaign. "Really?" You say. "Surely it's the design ... or the copywriting?" No. It's the mailing list. And here's why
Sales Mistakes to Avoid and How to Win
Welcome to the Dove Direct Marketing and Print Blog. Today’s blog post serves as a reminder about sales mistakes and how you should prepare to conduct sales meetings with clients for optimal conversion rates.Over the years we have been privy to many sales strategies, sales training courses, and sales concepts taught by many top notch sales managers...
Website Design Mistakes to Avoid
Avoid these website design mistakes. There are lots of them but here’s a list of our top 10 web site design goofs – mistakes you can avoid.
Top 5 Kitchen Design Mistakes to Avoid
A kitchen remodel is not a small project, or an easy one! Learn about the top 5 kitchen design mistakes are so you can avoid them in your new layout.
10 Deadly Startup Mistakes to Avoid
The more you know of them, the less you'll make them.
10 Common Product Packaging Mistakes to Avoid
Is your product packaging sending the right message about your brand? Make sure you're not making any of these common packaging mistakes!