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Bob Newhart: How not to do a media interview

December 2, 2014  

Look no further than Bob Newhart’s appearance on the Ruth Corley Show to learn how not to do a media interview.    

Online Reviews: The New “Word of Mouth”

December 1, 2014  

’Tis the Season of Giving: Write a Google Review   It’s no surprise that people trust recommendations from people they know. Well, in today’s culture of transparency, recommendations […]

Kingsland Preschool: website makeover & more

November 27, 2014  

Rebranding a trusted community preschool with a new name and location Kingsland Community Preschool is a cooperative preschool based in Calgary, Alberta. The school, formerly known as St. […]

Superior web design for Superior Plumbing

November 24, 2014   Tags: ,

Building a memorable online brand with personality and targeted digital approach   Superior Plumbing is a Calgary-based plumbing company that prides itself on quality workmanship, competitive pricing, and […]

Social media vacation

September 8, 2014  

Need a sabbatical from social media? Wait…what? Why would you take a break from something that is supposed to be social and fun? After all, aren’t vacations about […]

What’s in a bad domain name?

September 4, 2014   Tags:

We’ve all seen them. Those terrible, poorly created domain names (also known as URLs) that you either cannot remember or make no sense. They might be missing an […]

Is silence really golden? For creativity, probably not.

August 26, 2014   Tags:

Who knew that a visit to the local coffee shop could provide both a jolt of caffeine and creativity?   While silence might be golden for most people, […]

Creative animation for corn chips

August 26, 2014   Tags:

My favourite video in 2014 so far. I mean, who can resist a good corn chip joke?   Enjoy!  

Visual content dominates the web in 2014

Importance of visual content for the web

August 25, 2014   Tags: ,

How do you inspire your customers? Through your wonderful product or service, of course! But how do you keep them constantly inspired, engaged…and wanting to buy from you?

Heineken shows superb creativity in this ad

August 20, 2014   Tags:

Heineken once again brings fantastic storyboarding to life. At times, I catch myself dreaming of how I can transform my office into something similar…