I am looking forward to speaking tonight at the University of Washington to the students in Andy Boyer’s Entrepreneurial Marketing class. Our topic will be in Marketing and Social Media and “How to Build an Effective Online Presence”. Here are some highlights and quick reference points I’ll be discussing. [Read more…]
Content drives social media. If you’re not engaging or informing your audience, you’re not getting your name in front of them. Become your own publisher. This will help you lower your marketing costs by cutting your marketing budget by 90%, you will be independent and not have to rely on others, each piece of content becomes a marketing pull and you can rapidly build your business. Here’s how: [Read more…]
Rendezvous Strategies Wins Emerging Media Award – Summit EMA
PRESS RELEASE– SEATTLE, WA (January 13th, 2014) – Rendezvous Strategies www.rendezvousstrategies.com is a Leader Award winner in the 2013 Summit Emerging Media Award (Summit EMA) competition for their work with Sound Mind & Body Gym’s website. (www.smbgym.com )
“We are honored to be recognized and awarded among the hundreds of entries that were submitted.” Agency Owner, Thyra McKelvie, states. “Our client wanted to build an edgy site that connected with the local neighborhood and fitness gurus and we went outside of the box achieve that.”
The Summit International Awards (SIA) organization is dedicated to furthering creative excellence in the communications industry. It administers three distinguished award competitions throughout the year with the goal of raising the awareness of companies and individuals who have the creative and marketing talent to go beyond the ordinary. Companies and individuals from more than 50 countries and across five continents participate in its award programs. The SIA organization conducts three awards each year: Summit Creative Award, Summit Emerging Media Award and Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award.
The Summit Emerging Media Award (Summit EMA) evolved through a need to recognize and celebrate creativity, innovation and those pushing the bounds of creative excellence in all forms of emerging media.
About Rendezvous Strategies
Rendezvous Strategies is a boutique marketing agency that identifies their clients target audience, then develops powerful strategies to Bring Companies and Their Clients Together. They offer strategy, design and execution over multiple channels, which include: Logo and Brand Identity, Social Media, Digital, Print, Website Development, Videos, Events and PR.
Embedded Posts are a great way to engage your audience and share your Facebook posts into the content of your website or blog. Your embedded post will show any media attached to it, as well as the number of likes, shares, and comments that the post has. Embedding posts will let people using your web site see the same rich information that is shown on Facebook, and they will enable people to follow or like content authors or Pages directly from the embed.
Here is how you do it: [Read more…]
Rendezvous had a lot of fun designing over 50 logos for our new client, the fabulous Ashley Stiles!! It was a fun process to immerse ourselves in all things, Ashley, in order to create the perfect logo that defined her and spoke to her target market. We also came up with her tagline, which will be revealed to her audience next. So, stay tuned.
Here’s what she posted today to engage her Facebook community and the response has been overwhelming.
All the social media platforms are creating branding space for businesses. Here is a guide to branding LinkedIn for your Business from Social Media Examiner.
There was a great article today on Social Media Examiner that shares how to get the most out of the new Twitter Profile.
If you want to learn more about how to build a social media presence and the five key strategies for using social media to build your brand, please listen to my interview on Voice America Radio with host Rasheryl McCreary.
We are excited to help companies build their brand and grow their business by getting them In Front of the Right People, In the Right Places, At the Right Time. Check out our FB page and “Like” us to learn more about how we achieve success for our clients. http://www.facebook.com/rendezvousstrategies