Incorporating Graphics Into Your Video

5 Tips For Promoting Online Video

Brian Town 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 …


A Blog About Blogging

Brian Town Blogging

“I don’t have time to blog.” “Blogging isn’t important for our business!” “I don’t know what to blog about…” Have you ever found yourself using any of these excuses to NOT write a blog every now and then? The fact is a lot of people either really don’t see the importance of blogging for their business, or they just plain …

Finding Motivation for Blogging

Melissa Meschke Blogging, Marketing, Michigan Creative Leave a Comment

As you may have noticed, it has been several weeks since I posted last and I apologize for that. A large list of excuses come to my mind…I traveled over 1500 miles for the Christmas holiday. I quit one of my jobs. I went full time at Michigan Creative. I’m still doing personal consulting in my spare time. I’m busy. I’m …

Small Business Showcase: Hopcat, East Lansing

Melissa Meschke Blogging Leave a Comment

This week I would like to feature a new small business in the city of East Lansing, Michigan that seems to be flourishing. Michigan Creative strives to support a creative, local economy and nothing says creative like the newest bar in town, Hopcat.   According to their description, Hopcat was envisioned, designed, stocked and staffed with one mission in mind: to bring you great …

No Such Thing As a Bad Idea

Melissa Meschke Michigan Creative Leave a Comment

  Sometimes when I blog for Michigan Creative I take a while to come up with something to write about. Some weeks I have something I’ve been thinking about that I just ramble on about, other times my brain decides to keep all of the interesting ideas to itself. Today is one of those days where I just had nothin’. I would …