Why Video and Social Media Go Hand in Hand

Brian Town Blogging, Video

We all know that social media is a key component to the success of any business, driving increased traffic to your website, generating leads, improving your search ranking, and much more. We have also seen, especially recently, that video is another key factor in this area. Videos engage potential clients, more so than text alone, because they are (or at …

Commercials That Don’t Make You Want to Change the Channel? No Way!

Brian Town Blogging, Branding, Video

When your favorite show goes to a commercial break, do you change the channel until it comes back? Mute your TV? Make yourself a snack? Anything to avoid those 5 long minutes of boredom while you wait? If you don’t do any of these things, or anything else for that matter, and you just sit and try to pay attention …

Internet Trolls: Do they hurt your business?

Melissa Meschke Marketing

Internet trolls. You know, the ones that write senseless comments making unsupported agreements on every single story on the internet. The trolls that wreck your best post on Facebook. The trolls that write horrid reviews on Yelp. The trolls that find every way they can to make your business look bad. Do people listen to them? Should you, as a business …

Knowledge is Power!

Michigan Creative Marketing, Michigan Creative, Video

Although my role around here at Michigan Creative has become quite substantial in the last year, and I could continue to work here full time, I’m going to continue on the path of education. I believe one should never stop learning, and that’s exactly what I intend to do. Recently I was accepted to Kendall College of Art & Design …

Benefits of Managing Social Media for your Business Yourself

Melissa Meschke Marketing, Michigan Creative

Wait, but don’t you sell social media management services? Yes, in fact we do, and that can be effective too. That being said, the best way to get the most out of your social media is to manage it yourself or internally within the company. Of course businesses like Michigan Creative can effectively manage your social media. We can help you …

“Michigan Creative”: Our own internal series

Brian Town Blogging, Video

For quite a while now we’ve been wanting to showcase Michigan Creative, our staff, and what we can do in a creative, entertaining way. There are only so many different promo-type videos that you can make to get your brand out there, while also keeping viewers’ attention. So, we decided to start making an internal videos series, kind of along …

One Day in Detroit

Brian Town Blogging, Video

Michigan Creative Video is getting excited about participating in one day in detroit on April 26th, where we will be helping other filmmakers like ourselves to answer 10 questions about the great city of Detroit, like: “What do you love about your city?” “What is the best thing happening in your city today?” We are excited to help tell the …

Why does YOUR business need video?

Brian Town Blogging, Branding, Video

A lot of people think that their business is doing just fine without videos, but have you ever thought about how much better your business might be doing if you did have video? It’s been shown that people actually spend more time on a website or a page if it has a video. A lot of people prefer to watch …