Five J Design Blog

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

Developing Your Online Marketing Strategy: Why Analytics Matter

Posted by Drew Nolan on Thu, Dec 14, 2017 @ 13:12 PM

Let's face it, marketing today is complicated. Someone on your team will tell you need to kick up your email marketing efforts while you just read a report that says email marketing is dying. So who do you believe, and where should you spend your marketing dollars? Enter marketing analytics.

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Tags: Digital Strategy, Website, Tracking, Online Marketing, Marketing

Why Every Digital Marketing Strategy Should Include Video

Posted by Taylor Olson on Mon, Aug 7, 2017 @ 12:08 PM

The Sioux Falls digital marketing world has been evolving for a long time now, but one thing that will never change is the need for web content. The way people consume that content, however, is rapidly making a transition to video. There is simply no longer a way to get around creating videos that capture your audience's attention. And if you need more convincing, over 50% of marketers around the world agree that video has the best ROI. So what are you waiting for? Read on for our top 3 reasons that you should be creating videos as part of your digital marketing strategy. 

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Tags: Digital Strategy

Responsive Web Design - What is it? Why is it essential?

Posted by Sawyer Vanden Heuvel on Tue, Jan 26, 2016 @ 13:01 PM

It seems like we're a broken record when it comes to talking about responsive design, but the matter of fact is that many websites we come across here at 5j Design are not built with responsive web design. 

So, let's take a step back and talk about the essentials of responsive web design and why it matters to you.

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Tags: Web Design, Digital Strategy

[NEW] Inbound Marketing at 5j Design

Posted by Sawyer Vanden Heuvel on Thu, Dec 17, 2015 @ 09:12 AM

The last few months at 5j Design have been quite exciting. We launched a new website design and have been working on a complete new line of service offerings called inbound marketing.

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Tags: Inbound Marketing, Online Marketing, Digital Strategy