You’ve got your business plan figured out, your location chosen, and your A-Team on-board. You’re on track for success, but none of that will matter without an effective, consistent, and unique brand for your business. But, how do you begin to build up your brand? The first, and arguably most important step, in the process is to conduct a brand exploratory, or brand audit.

We are pleased to announce that our award-winning ad agency - FiG Advertising + Marketing - won four MarCom awards for our website design and brand design work with two of our clients: Spark Interiors and Whole Intent.

If you ever look back through old advertisements from past decades, you may find yourself cringing, often. Advertisements from the Mad Men era may feel ancient to us, but from the progressive framework of our modern era we can repeatedly find sexist or racist elements integrated into them.

For the past decade, the digital market space for advertisements has been playing an aggressive game of catch-up with traditional forms of advertisements.

In 1980, if you wanted to open a sandwich shop, it wasn’t too hard. You rented out some readily available commercial space, brought in the right ingredients, began operations, purchased some print advertisements, and started gaining customers. Back then, marketing costs were simple, easy to manage and understand.

We are so excited to announce our new partnership with The Bounce Place, a business dedicated to creating safe, fun, and exciting indoor playgrounds for young children. The owners, Bruce and Michelle, had realized that larger trampoline parks and play areas were usually environments that prioritized the needs of larger, more active “big kid” audiences, which meant those trampoline parks were unsafe and frightening for younger ages.

Can digital marketing really help you grow your business? The answer is yes! And we'll tell you how.

Did you know that 330 million people worldwide have some sort of visual impairment? Did you know that this audience has more than $1 trillion – yes, trillion with a “T” - in disposable income? Are your digital marketing efforts inadvertently leaving out a major percentage of your target audience? Let's go over some best practices for marketing accessibility to ensure that you're not losing an audience that's equivalent to the population of the entire United States.

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