FAQ

Why did you start this business? I started this business because I saw a need for small businesses to have their own personal marketing department, without having to staff it. I managed a sign department for a small business before starting CDS and I learned a lot of valuable lessons from interacting with clients. Most […]

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4 Branding Lessons Every Small Business Should Know

When you’re branding your company and you’re just starting out, you obviously want everything to go smoothly. Unfortunately, there are some easy branding mistakes to make along the way. Here are some of the common mistakes that new businesses make regarding their branding. Avoid them at all costs. 1. You don’t have a clear understanding […]

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What Sets Us Apart

We get this question often…Why should we use you when there are so many options out there?  These are some of my answers to their questions… General Info: We are a one-stop marketing studio/boutique. We do everything from marketing consultations, design, printing, signs, website development, promotional products and clothing/apparel. We pair small-town customer service with […]

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SEO – Online Directories

The web design and development department here at Concept Design Studios has grown a lot in the past year!  One area in which we are expanding our expertise is Search Engine Optimization, or SEO.  A beautifully designed website doesn’t help much if no one can find it, so getting your website to show up in […]

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Promotional Products Cost Effective Form of Marketing

In June and July of 2008, a team of interviewers surveyed 465 businesspeople in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Philadelphia on behalf of ASI regarding promotional products they had received. The purpose of the interviews was to understand how advertising specialties influence end-users’ purchasing decisions; determine the number of impressions of popular advertising specialties; […]

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It’s Your Reputation…

This is a great article to help small businesses keep a clear focus on their business health.   ———————————– Article written by: Mary Rosenbaum With all the hype surrounding social media, it’s easy to take your eye off the ball of what really drives your business. But as an entrepreneur or small business owner, your top […]

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15 Tips for Crazy Good Facebook Marketing

Everyone, absolutely everyone, seems to be using Facebook now. According to Facebook’s own statistics, people spend more than 700 billion minutes monthly on the platform. Wow! Therefore, it’s essential that your company explore ways that your audience segments are using the social networking platform and develop a corresponding plan. Too many companies merely configure a […]

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