24 Apr 2017

Branding on a Budget [Part 1]

The key to a strong brand is consistency, from messaging to graphic design; a strong brand should be consistent across all forms of marketing. As digital marketers, we believe in the power of a strong brand and as a small business we also understand that budgets can be tight. Branding is extremely important but does […]

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06 Mar 2017

4 ways to improve your email list

As a digital marketing company, one of the services we provide to our clients is email marketing.  Email marketing is a crucial part of any business’s digital marketing strategy. The first step to developing successful email marketing is developing your email list.  Each of our client’s email lists vary in size, and it is our […]

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14 Dec 2016

Social Media for Small Businesses in 2017

It’s that time of year again when businesses are recapping what happened in 2016 and predicting what will be trending in 2017. I had the opportunity to listen to a webinar last week hosted by Hootsuite. Hootsuite is a platform for managing social media that we at TEN31 Marketing love and use on a daily […]

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18 Nov 2016

Tips For Building A Successful Marketing Plan

It’s a no brainer that every business should have a well thought out and strategic marketing plan put in place. It’s now that time of year where we are recapping what worked in 2016 and trying to plan ahead for what the next year will look like. It’s necessary that your business has a roadmap […]

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06 Oct 2016

5 Easy Ways To Know You Need A New Website

As the owner of a web design and digital marketing firm, I meet with a lot of business owners to review their websites and marketing strategies. So often, what I find is that they are unaware of how outdated, poorly designed, or difficult to navigate their websites are. Whenever I examine a company’s website, I […]

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13 Sep 2016

3 Things NOT To Do With Your Facebook Page

If your business does not currently have a Facebook page, then you might want to think about setting one up today. Facebook now has a mind-boggling 1.23 billion monthly active users. That’s a lot of potential customers spending time on this social network. While a Facebook business page is relatively easy to set up, finding […]

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04 Feb 2016

3 Steps To Creating Brand Consistency

Over the last month, I’ve covered three key principles for successful branding: your brand promise, your brand personality, and the design of your brand. Today, I’m going to tie it all together with a fourth principle, brand consistency. Your business can have the greatest brand purpose, a unique personality, and a professional design, but if […]

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