What Affects the Cost of a Design Job?

When you ask a design firm how much a [insert any type of work here] costs, it is akin to asking the cost of a car. We know the price of a car varies greatly based on manufacturer, model and bells and whistles, and it’s similar with design costs: designer/firm, experience and the work involved. When we say that every job is unique and we can’t give you an estimate without getting more information, we aren’t trying to sound belligerent; we’re being honest.

The Value of a Professional Print Designer

Why you should work with a professional print designer

If you already work with one, you may realize the value of a professional print designer. However, you may be underutilizing their expertise. When you work with a graphic designer for any project, you will get the best results when you include them from conception (or shortly thereafter) to delivery.

7 Things to Know About HTML E-mail Designs

Some designers and clients may think HTML e-mails (as opposed to text-only e-mails) are like designing and coding a web page, since both are based on HTML. But not every good website developer is a good e-mail coder. Here’s why.

Get Results From Your Direct Mail Marketing

You already know that e-mail marketing is a cost-effective way to build a mailing list and stay in touch with prospects and existing clients, members or customers. But did you know that you could get a higher return on your investment with direct mail marketing, and an even higher one when combining that with online efforts?

Why You Should Hire a Professional Web Designer

When it comes to creating a website, there are a lot of free and low-cost services out there: GoDaddy, Wix, Weebly, WordPress,, etc. Some will create a website for you, or you can do it yourself. However, using one of these website services or going the DIY route leaves out all of the vital knowledge, skills and strategy that are actually involved when you work with a professional.