Are you using video to promote your business? Video is one of the most effective ways to reach customers. It's easy to produce and more engaging than long blocks of text. Video has long been a staple of social media, and it's proving to be the only thing that matters....
How to Write a Business Plan: 10-Minute Guide
Here is a comprehensive guide on how to write a business plan that will help get your venture off the ground. Created by us directly for small and medium businesses, this guide will take you step-by-step through writing a business plan and provide you with all the resources you need.
7 Ways to Increase Your Brand Awareness
Your brand is the main point of contact between your company and its audience. It's what people see when they think about you or hear about you. And it's how they identify your company. Brand awareness is a key component of any successful marketing strategy. It...
5 Signs Your Website Has Been Hacked
To protect yourself and your business against hacks and threats to your site’s security, make sure you know what to look for. Here are some signs that suggest your website has been hacked.
Celebrating Alex Jones, Director of Client Success: 1st Full Year at Stoqd
Today we celebrate Alex’s 1st full year at Stoqd. When Alex isn’t hustling for clients of our Top 100 ranked branding agency, he’s surfing, biking, hiking, or doing good deeds for others.
Branded Vehicles: A Remarkably Cost-Effective Marketing Tool
Having a branded vehicle that promotes your brand creates familiarity without a large marketing budget and is quite useful for your business.
Social Media Trends Your Business Should be Aware of in 2022
The digital landscape is always changing. Your brand can stay relevant by keeping up with today’s most popular Social Media trends.
Stoqd Collects Fourteen In-Depth Reviews From Clients During 2021
Now that we have the data we need, we can for a fact say that the project has been an unmitigated success. Thanks to our clients taking the time to write about our work, we now have fourteen reviews in just our first year on Clutch, and within the top 3 branding and marketing agencies in the entire state of Virginia.
Welcoming Jackson Scott, Radio Personality and Marketing Specialist to the Stoqd Team
This month we welcome our newest team member, Jackson Scott, who is most known for his colorful and exciting radio personality that has developed throughout his 20-year career in radio.
Simple Step by Step Brand Marketing Guide for Startups
In a highly competitive industry, it can be difficult for startups to reach out to their target audience during the beginning. The first few months are crucial to getting your business off the ground, which is why people tend to focus on marketing and building their brand. This way, it becomes easier to attract consumers and establish credibility in the market.
9 Marketing and Promotional Ideas to Help Increase Your Brand Awareness During the Holidays
With the holidays approaching, every marketer is faced with the same challenges of creating unique holiday campaigns that engage audiences and ultimately drive sales. We put together a list of ideas for the upcoming quarter in hopes that you can pick and choose the...
Using Your Social Media Platforms to Create a Consistent Brand Personality
Very few people, companies, or even small businesses step back to look at the long-term branding effects of their actions. Many small and medium businesses ignore the massive potential for long-term and consistent branding through social media.
Here’s What it Really Takes to Create a Truly Exceptional Brand
A common misunderstanding is that branding is all about creating some pretty visuals for Instagram. It is a set of imagery that seldom coincides with the real world. But, the facts are quite different and this couldn’t be further from the truth.
Is Data Privacy and GDPR Really That Important When Building a New Website? (Spoiler: Yes, Most Definitely.)
Data privacy is quickly becoming almost more important than your actual business itself. With information being exchanged faster than the speed of light, data protection and privacy shall be what sets you apart from the rest. As the owner, you are required to include all the key evidence about how a consumer’s data is being managed.
What to Post on Which Platform: A Guide to Social Media Management
Social media is probably the best way to interact with your global customers without spending a fortune. All you need to do is regularly come up with relevant content to keep your customers engaged – but that’s easier said than done. With the advent of different social media platforms, it has become difficult to decide on which platform needs what kind of content.