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Lacey Wright

Lacey Wright
Designer at 5j Design
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Christmas Q&A with Lacey

Posted by Lacey Wright on Sat, Dec 15, 2018 @ 11:12 AM

Lacey, our Graphic Designer, is our hot chocolate connoisseur and takes pride in the decorating of her Christmas tree.   Read on to learn about her Christmastime favorites!

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Tags: Christmas, just for fun

Get to Know Lacey!

Posted by Lacey Wright on Wed, Aug 29, 2018 @ 14:08 PM

Our graphic designer, Lacey, has a true eye for art whether it's web design, print design, or photography, she can really do it all. You can almost always catch her rockin' a bold lipstick! Learn more about Lacey's lifestyle in this Q&A.

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Why custom photography is important for your business.

Posted by Lacey Wright on Sat, Aug 18, 2018 @ 22:08 PM
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How to Use Visual Storytelling for Your Brand

Posted by Lacey Wright on Wed, Jul 18, 2018 @ 10:07 AM

 

You might be wondering, what is visual storytelling? By definition, visual storytelling is the use of any viewable media to relate your message to your customer base. This can include anything from infographics and images to video and illustrations. Although visual storytelling has been around for quite some time (think cave paintings) we have seen an uptick in image and video based storytelling in the last few years, thanks mostly to the social media boom. So why does it matter? And how can it actually help your marketing efforts?

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Tags: Marketing, Digital Strategy, Brand, Graphic Design, Social Media, Instagram, Branding

Mix Video Into Your Online Marketing [infographic]

Posted by Lacey Wright on Tue, Jun 26, 2018 @ 15:06 PM

How many times this week have you been sucked into the Facebook video vortex? I'm guessing it has happened at least once. We all start innocently; watching that Ed Sheeran carpool karaoke video and suddenly your learning about how a 24 year old embryo was implanted into a 25 year old woman resulting in a successful live birth and your spouse walks in and says, "Seriously, what are you doing?" Come on, it isn't just me, right?

Well, according to the research it isn't just me because 45% of people watch more than an hour of Facebook or YouTube videos a week. If your business isn't using video as a part of your online marketing strategy, you are definitely missing out. 

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Tags: Marketing, Website, design, Online Marketing, Social Media

Why your small business needs a website

Posted by Lacey Wright on Thu, May 5, 2016 @ 14:05 PM

According to this article by Inc., only about 50% of small business currently have a website. With about 90% of consumers searching for products and services online, not having an online presence can affect your business adversely. Check out some of the reasons below on why you need a website for your small business. 

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Tags: Startup, New Business, Website

Social Media Image Sizes Cheat Sheet

Posted by Lacey Wright on Fri, Apr 8, 2016 @ 12:04 PM

Social media platfroms are one of the biggest ways to reach customers on the web, and if you're a business that uses social media to market to your customers, you know how hard it can be to figure out all the different image sizes you need across various platforms to make sure you show the best side of your business. 

Well today you're in luck, because we have found a comprehensive cheat sheet for you via our marketing partner, Hubspot, with all of the social media image sizes and specs you could ever need!

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Tags: Social Media, Website

Top 10 Most Popular Superbowl Ads

Posted by Lacey Wright on Sun, Feb 7, 2016 @ 13:02 PM
 
The Superbowl is one of the biggest times of the year for advertising. A 30 second commercial during the super bowl costs about $4.5 million this year, so advertisers need to make the most of that time. Below are some of the most popular ads from 50 years of superbowl commericals. What ad will the most talked about from Superbowl 50? We will just have to wait and find out! 
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Tags: Brand

Top 4 Ways to Keep your Website Relevant in 2016

Posted by Lacey Wright on Tue, Feb 2, 2016 @ 13:02 PM

Having a website that is relevant and fresh is just as important as having a website at all. The main way to do this is to keep your content fresh. Below are a few ways you can you can do this. 

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Tags: Web Design

2016 Web Design Trends

Posted by Lacey Wright on Tue, Jan 5, 2016 @ 09:01 AM

Design trends are constantly changing and it takes time and energy to keep up with these changes, so we have compiled a list of some trends to keep a look out for in 2016. 

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Tags: Insider, Web Design, Online Marketing, 2016 Trends