Here’s Why Your Business Facebook Page Isn’t Working

Every once in awhile, I hear, "well, I tried a business Facebook page, but it didn't work." Hey, I get it, sometimes you try things for your business and they just don't work. However, it's important to know why they didn't work before you call it quits. Let's investigate with these reasons your Facebook page [...]

By | 2017-05-25T13:02:52+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Social Media|0 Comments

Ask Amanda: Marketing Success Or Sinking Ship?

Hey Amanda, I'm a little worried about my marketing plan. While some of our goals are successful (we're driving business to our website), others don't appear to be working as well (social media growth). It's really frustrating to see numbers in the red on our reports. Can you help? Signed, The Captain Who Is Possibly Going [...]

By | 2017-05-16T00:05:22+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Ask Amanda, Marketing, Strategy|0 Comments

How Image Content Can Make Or Break Your Readers’ Interest

When I write a blog, I begin by thinking of a topic that is relevant to the readers, and I begin typing away. At the end of every blog, my mind begins to wander on which image I should use to complete my masterpiece. A huge, maybe even most important element of a blog is the [...]

By | 2017-05-12T12:28:44+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Visual Content|0 Comments

Google Partner, What’s That?

Google Partner, what's that? Recently you may have noticed the SDB website has a new addition in design. A small badge that reads something huge… “Google Partner”! Not quite sure what a Google Partner is or why it’s important? Google… you know that search engine we all use for just about everything, considers SDB Creative [...]

By | 2017-05-04T13:35:09+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|About Us, Google Ads|0 Comments

The Most Brilliant Commercial On TV

Before I let you in on which commercial is the most brilliant commercial on TV, I have to let you know a little bit about SDB Creative Group. SDB started out as a traditional advertising agency, meaning we placed advertising in the form of print pieces, radio, and TV. Everything we did was traditional forms [...]

By | 2017-04-27T15:18:50+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Branding|0 Comments

Ask Amanda: Competitor Etiquette

Hey Amanda, I'm completely floored. I just found out that someone who works in the same industry as I do was trashing me on social media. They didn't use my name, but the situation mentioned was too similar to be coincidental. How do I handle this? Signed, Social Media Side-Swiped Dear Side-Swiped, I hate it when [...]

Can You Erase Bad PR?

Love them or hate them, the Kardashian-Jenner clan is everywhere. They are all over social media, the "news," and the rest of the Internet. However, most recent K-J news hasn't been so great. Kendall Jenner's recent Pepsi ad has gone viral in the worst way possible. One has to ask the question: can you erase bad [...]

Why You Should Be Like Crayola

Why You Should Be Like Crayola Last week, Crayola announced shocking news, rocking the world as we know it. According to USA Today, "Crayola announced that it’s replacing its signature dark yellow Dandelion crayon with a color in the blue family." Shocking, I know. "Dandelion's retirement marked the first time in Crayola’s history that it [...]

By | 2017-04-04T12:49:05+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Advertising, Marketing|0 Comments

The Benefits Of Neighborhood Marketing

Do you know your (business) neighbors? Whether you're sharing space or resources, there are plenty of reasons to get to know the people around you. There are some serious perks of knowing your peers, including some neighborhood marketing benefits. Origination Of This Idea (In My Head) The Man Friend and I are in the middle [...]

By | 2017-03-31T02:58:49+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Business Tips, Marketing|0 Comments

A Fatal Small Business Social Media Mistake

First of all, let me apologize for the harsh tone of this blog post. But please don't make this small business social media mistake! I love to support local businesses. When given the choice between some big chain or brand and a local business, I'll always choose local. It makes my heart happy to think I'm [...]

By | 2017-03-27T17:41:10+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Social Media|0 Comments