Author Archive | Brian Morris

Attract new customers with business invitation cards

Business invitation cards are a great way to attract new customers. But what should you be inviting them to do? For starters, you could invite …

New Year greetings that pop like fireworks

fireworksLooking for a way to spice up your New Year greetings this year? Want your New Year greetings to pop like fireworks? Here are my …

Make Your Own Photo Invitation Cards for Special Occasions

white-house-christmas-cardDo you have a special event on the horizon that you’d like to commemorate with the perfect invitation? You can’t go wrong with photo invitation …

Top 5 creative stickers that captivate passers-by

When you think of sticker marketing, do you conjure images of small school notebook stickers depicting cartoon characters? If so, think again! Creative stickers represent …

How to make your own calendar in three simple steps

calendarsA lot of small business owners, especially those who have local markets, are at a loss for creative ways to promote their businesses. I tell …

New Year’s party invitation grab bag

2010-snow-sculptureNew Year’s party invitations are favorite design projects because they offer so many opportunities to personalize the theme: You can make use of photos, unique …

Why graphic designers should use calendar templates

empire-state-buildingTalk about working without a net: Check out Joe McNally’s post about his skyscraping photography exploits. Joe wears a professional safety harness for most …

Event marketing with printable invitation cards

printing-pressWhether you’re marketing a single event or you’re a full-fledged promoter, you should know that printable invitation cards represent some of the most powerful ways …

Interview with Midnet Media’s Darren Caywood

Once a month, PsPrint asks a creative business owner or graphic designer to share his or her tips and techniques. This month, we interviewed Darren

Online invitation cards save the day

online-invitation-cardsI love technology. It’s made it possible for marketers to fine-tune their marketing strategies, meaning less wasted budget and fewer aggravated “non-customers.” It’s made graphic …

Why I hate animated greeting cards

manatee_mailboxI hate animated greeting cards. It’s not that I loathe the people who send them to me, or that I do not appreciate the thought; …

Three tips for promotional marketing success

megaphonePromotional marketing is huge. Enormous. Highly successful when done correctly. Sadly, many small businesses don’t define a difference between “advertising” and “promotional marketing.” …