Advertising Praise

Advertising Praise

Design   It’s the height of awards season, from the Golden Globes and Grammys to the Emmys and Oscars. And that has us thinking about the merits of awards–and how to show them off. Each industry has its own...
Politicizing Commercials

Politicizing Commercials

Design During an election cycle, commercials are used to sell politics. From praising certain candidates to advocating specific ideologies, campaign ads play a big role in persuading millions of Americans to vote and shaping...
3 Ideas to Outsmart Ad Blockers

3 Ideas to Outsmart Ad Blockers

Design Ad blockers can be the bane of any hard-working digital marketer’s existence. On one hand, we all know what it’s like to have our browsing experience interrupted by an unwanted pop-up or unsightly banner. On the other...
How Much Is Your Emoji Worth?

How Much Is Your Emoji Worth?

Design Did you celebrate World Emoji Day on July 17? With so many unofficial “holidays” to keep track of these days, you might not have heard about this new addition that falls between National Macaroon Day (May 31) and...
3 Lessons from a Post-It War

3 Lessons from a Post-It War

Design War—what is it good for? Well, if it’s the kind of war that takes place when rival ad agencies get passive-aggressive with Post-It notes in their office windows, it’s good for everyone who gets to see the results....
The New Face of Facebook Messenger

The New Face of Facebook Messenger

Design The Facebook Messenger app is getting a facelift. Its newest addition will change the interface dramatically, but it’s also so simple that most people won’t even notice that it wasn’t there before. It’s getting a...