Content Creation Secrets of Our Team Revealed!

Content Creation

Here at Creative Solutions, we’re lucky enough to have some very talented and experienced social media managers on our team who are dedicated to running our clients’ social media accounts. Their job is to help our awesome clients spread awareness, engage their audience, and build trust and brand presence through social media and content creation. […]

Branding vs. Marketing: What’s in a Name (and Logo)?

Branding vs. Marketing: What’s in a Name (and Logo)

Branding and marketing are words everyone has heard countless times, and usually people have a general sense of what they are or involve. People, however, often use them interchangeably when they are distinct and accomplish different things for your business. We’ll explain branding vs. marketing, why both are essential and how they work together to […]

Our 12 Favourite Apps for Business Owners

Apps for Business Owners

Sometimes the best gift can’t be wrapped – that’s how we feel about finding the perfect apps! As a small business owner, apps can make our lives so much easier, productive, and creative. If you’re running your own marketing channels, a good app can make the world of a difference in your content strategy. As […]

How to Use Social Media as a Cold Calling Tool

cold calling tool

We all know that social media is used for digital marketing and branding. But many people seem puzzled when we tell them you can use social media as a cold calling sales tool! It’s important for small businesses to see social media as a tool to leverage whatever plan you have in place; whether it’s […]

Engage With Your LinkedIn Connections Effectively With These Tips

Engage With Your LinkedIn Connections

LinkedIn isn’t as huge as Facebook, but it has become the social media for professionals. Log in on LinkedIn, start networking with your friends, and you will see their career milestones on your feed. Many people also use the platform to promote their personal brand and find job opportunities. With about a billion members worldwide, LinkedIn […]

Google Business Profile And Its Benefits to Small Businesses

Google Business Profile

In this day and age, launching an online presence for your business is easier said than done. It’s not as simple as creating and posting stuff. You also need to convert your viewers into leads. Luckily, there are tools like the Google Business Profile that can make your business stand out online. What are the […]

Marketing Campaigns and Why They Matter

marketing campaigns

Marketing is a function that is in constant flux for every company. Whether you run an always-on strategy or ramping up to promote a specific product or service, marketing campaigns may be the avenue you need to accomplish these goals. For small business owners, it can be easy to simply view marketing as a “set […]

Learn How User-Generated Content Can Boost Your Brand

user-generated content

Every company has to create fresh, relevant content for their blog, social media and digital marketing efforts. Coming up with content can be time consuming and sometimes even quite costly. What if I told you that there’s a secret weapon to building your brand, and increasing customer loyalty that’s often free, easy to get? Because […]

Discover Digital Marketing: An Interview Series with Hollie Hoadley

Digital Marketing

This “Discover Digital Marketing Interview Series featuring Hollie Hoadley” was originally a guest-post on August 19th, 2016 by Kristi Allen. “When I first created my New Year’s resolution to focus more on my personal health and yes, lose weight, I didn’t realize then that not only would I achieve a 30-pound weight loss, I would […]

Social Media Automation Tools: The Dos and Don’ts

Social Media Automation tools

With all of the different social media networks and the time it takes to upkeep each one, it’s only natural that a lot of social media managers and companies are turning to social media automation tools to help them keep up with it all. While automation tools can take a huge weight off of your […]