Writing isn’t dead, and you should be doing it

Katie Kennedy Advertising, Blogging, Branding, Business, content marketing, Cool, Creative, culture, Facebook, Inspiration, Instagram, Lansing, Marketing, Michigan, Michigan Creative, Michigan State University, storytelling, Web

Lately, social media is all about photos, video, and reaching your followers and consumers with relatable, visually aesthetic content. Just by that description, writing doesn’t often fit the bill. But why is that? It’s been thought that writing and creating content to be read is becoming less and less popular – dying, even. Unless you live under a rock, you’ve …

Video Ads: If You’re Not Utilizing Them Now, You Should Be

Brian Town Blogging, Business, Commercials, culture, Digital Marketing, Facebook, Michigan, Michigan Creative, Social Media, storytelling, Video, Videography

The video age is upon us, my friends, and Michigan Creative wants to help make sure that your business is not falling behind. Log-in to your Facebook account and start scrolling through the Newsfeed. If you’re like most people, as soon as you log on, you’re going to see numerous videos on vast topics ranging from food, politics, or the …

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3 Ways to Use Video

Mark Debney Advertising

If you’ve ever wondered how and why some companies generate the video content they do, you aren’t alone. Anytime you watch T.V. and a commercial you either love or hate comes on, you always think, “I wonder why they decided to do that.” The beauty of video is that it generates a wonderful sense of curiosity among the people who …

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Using Video to Distinguish your Business

Mark Debney Advertising, Blogging, Branding, Video

You have outdone yourself Google, well played. Google recently released another 2-minute video campaign about the new Google Pixel 2 and it’s awesome. Their theme is titled “Ask more of your phone” and, according to the press materials, “It’s a film that celebrates Google’s love for questions and how they push us forward and tee’s up Google Pixel 2 as the …

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Video Advertising is a Business Essential

Zach Reider Blogging, Video

Why Your Business Needs Video When talking about building Marketing Machines, video is a vital component to that discussion and to the success of that machine. Why do you need video? Video is content. They are becoming more popular than ever and quickly taking over digital marketing. With a video, there is the ability to convey a great deal of information …

Choosing Your Target Audience

Choosing Your Target Audience

Ariel Sharfman Marketing

When it comes to advertising your business, you want to make sure that you’re targeting the audience you want to reach directly. When you have a clearly defined target audience, it becomes much easier to determine where and how to market your business. The most important aspects to start consider when determining your target audience are the following demographics: age …

Incorporating Graphics Into Your Video

5 Tips For Promoting Online Video

Ariel Sharfman Blogging, Video

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but according to Dr. James McQuivey of Forrester Research, one minute of video is worth 1.8 million words. This value is only increasing according to Cisco, who says that in 2017, online video will account for 69% of all consumer internet traffic. One possible reason for the growing value could be because …

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Get Results From Facebook Ads On A Budget!

Ariel Sharfman Facebook, Promotion

 First and foremost it goes without saying every business wants to advertise wisely, without spending large amounts of money on that advertising. A primitive step in gaining fruitful exposure is in the selection process, of a well-targeted audience. The ultimate goal of any business is to capture, inspire, and motivate their audience to act and stand behind their company. The …