COVID-19 has, and will continue to, create huge changes in how everyone worldwide goes about their daily lives, whether it is work, school, or play. As governments impose social distancing and shut down whole economies, people are turning to digital solutions to replace in-person contact, all in a bid to keep some semblance of normalcy. Going forward, this will generate many new opportunities
When you think about what makes a good branding agency, a lot can come to mind. To some, it’s all about creating striking visuals. Others focus more on the digital marketing side—a.k.a., getting your company in front of as many eyes as possible. But there’s more to being a successful agency than that.
You may have seen or heard the term Brand Building and wondered “What on earth is brand building?” Is that designing a new logo? Creating content for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube? Or building a new website perhaps? Maybe you’d think that brand building is all of these activities… And you would be right! In fact, I would take it further than this and tell you that brand building is the process by which the core values that drive your branded experience are embodied in every aspect of your business.
Few people remember a company called BackRub. However, nearly everyone knows what the company it decided to change its brand name to back in 1997, Google Inc. Google has become one of the most influential brand names and companies in the world. Furthermore, there are many lessons we can learn from Google and their decision to choose a name that aligned more with their vision for the company as a whole.
Most businesses have already started heavily investing in brand development. Which, by definition, is the continued process of reflection, invention, and strategy that companies utilize to distinguish themselves in a marketplace and attract ideal customers and employees to establish higher levels of performance. From a high level, there are 4 main steps in building a healthy relationship with a brand development agency: Understanding, Details, Magic and Analysis.