Should I buy a modem or rent it?

Should I buy a modem or rent it?

A few years ago I decided to buy my Zoom brand modem that my cable service provider recommended (Time Warner) rather than rent it for $10 per month. The modem/router combo cost $130.00 for me to purchase outright. A school of thought may be to let the service provider to retain responsibility for it and […]

Award winning brochure design

Posted by on Jun 1, 2016 in Design, Testimonials | No Comments
Award winning brochure design

Edwards Communications and Zinner&Co win gold award for internship marketing promotion On May 23rd 2016 Edwards Communications’ creative director, Barry Edwards and Zinner&Co’s marketing director, Susan Licate were presented with a gold Apex Award by Lake Communicators. Susan led a marketing effort that was designed to entice top college prospects to intern and begin careers with Zinner&Co. […]

Free eBook: Building a Better Brand in the 21st Century

“My Brand” is the catch phrase for reality TV stars. But what really is a “brand”… and “branding”? This chapter from my presentation, “5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Improve Your Website” by Barry Edwards of Edwards Communications explores and clarifies the conflicting definitions.  I’ll also shed light on: Logos:  What to do, what not to […]

HH Recap 26 – What I’m thankful for as web developer/content marketer

HH Recap 26 – What I’m thankful for as web developer/content marketer

  What I’m thankful for as web developer in 2014 1. WordPress 4.0 • Auto Updates – we host many sites. Convenient, vital to security *** Hope that plugins keep up with updates. Auto backups imperative. 2. Commitment to responsive design • Easier navigation. ITS OK TO SCROLL ! • Cleaner, flatter design • Update […]

HH Recap 18: Mobile design principals

HH Recap 18: Mobile design principals

  We talk about mobile a lot. 52% of consumers increasingly rely on the mobile web for research and discovery. Google and AnswerLab did a research study examining how a range of users interacted with a diverse group of mobile sites on Android and iOS phones. They were asked to perform common tasks such as […]

Happy Hour Recap 10: 5 key elements to a great logo

Happy Hour Recap 10: 5 key elements to a great logo

  Coming at you this week from Euclid’s BeachClub Bistro – known for their bourbon, pizza and gorgeous patio. Show Notes First, answer WHY you want to redesign the site. Of course everyone will say its to get and retain more traffic and increase conversions, but dig a little deeper. HOW can a website redesign […]

Mentor, Final Fridays ad campaign

Posted by on Apr 9, 2014 in Design | No Comments

Full color, black and white ads for City of Mentor’s Final Fridays. Also a 300 x 250 pixel web banner – choice of fade between rotating frames (though makes file size go up to 98 k), or simple flip.