Microsoft, Google, Dell, Hewlett-Packard and Intel for White Space ’09

The big election might be several months behind us, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still candidates up for vote in 2009.  One of the …

Integration for saturation: print and online advertising

Integrating print and online marketing is more important now than ever. Business today in any industry is too lean to not have its marketing efforts …

Green gains ground

Another blow has been struck for eco-friendly printing. Dutch marketing and communications company Spranq has developed a typeface they claim can reduce the amount of …

Tracking your customers’ habits

I have talked about the importance of knowing your customers in the past. No one is going to disagree with me on the importance of …

Bad design in 2009?

This is a fun little feature from the Los Angeles Times titled “Bad Design Trends We Hope Die In 2009.” 

Innovative combinations

We’ve all heard that technology will fuel the innovation of the future, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a buck if you’re not a …

Free paper for your project mock ups

You will be able to get tons of free paper sample books with a variety of printing techniques used to show that versatility of the paper stock. Many times I use these books to help me come up with new ideas or to show my clients examples of techniques I can’t simulate.

Flash vs. Swish: Power vs. ease

Adobe Flash is well-known for its powerful ability to compose stunning web animations. The program is flexible and one of the staple tools of mainstream …

Social media and sales

Social media has become an area of interest to many companies. The power of MySpace and Facebook is evident through their sheer popularity and appeal …