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Influencer Marketing: Harnessing Online Buzz to Build Your Brand

When it comes to marketing, industry media seems to herald a “next big thing” every six months. This time it’s influencer marketing. In a recent Forbes article, John Hall said, …

5 Reasons to Redesign Your Website

What makes a good website has been a hot topic in the J.W.Morton office over the last several months, mainly because our website got a much needed redesign. We knew …

The Name of the Game is “Subtle”

Native advertising has been growing since 2009 so quietly you may not have noticed—and that’s the point. Native advertising in fancy-speak is “a form of online advertising that matches the …

The Demand for Cause Marketing

Buyers are flocking to brands with massive hearts, according to a study by Nielsen. 66 percent of consumers prefer to buy products and services from companies that have programs that …

Podcasting: The Other White Paper

A white paper is a great way to position yourself or your company as a thought leader in your industry. It can be an effective marketing tool when used as …

Print’s Dead and Digital Killed It

At least, that’s what we’re led to believe. The way it’s broadcast nowadays, Print is the Manny Pacquiao to Digital’s Floyd Mayweather. It’s receiving a sound beating on an international …

Your Employees = Your Brand

If you’ve ever doubted your employees’ importance in promoting your brand, I believe this story will convince you otherwise. It started innocently enough I had worn out my New Balance …

What Twitter and Google’s Partnership Means for Search Results

Social and search collided last fall after Twitter announced a partnership with Google. Available only in the US and on mobile devices and desktops, posts from the Twitter “firehose” – a …

Facebook’s kind of a big deal.

At least, it is according to its 1.4 billion users, 42 million pages, 9 million apps, and countless niches. Everybody and their mothers (especially the mothers) log on to the …

Benefit vs. Emotion

You sell raincoats. They’re the best on the market, really. With a durable double zip and a hood that cinches with finesse, you don’t fear the rain when wearing one—the …