Do Small Businesses Need to Develop a Strong Brand Identity?

Do Small Businesses Need a Strong Brand Identity?

Many small businesses feel that having a brand is not something necessary to successfully market their products or services. Some think it is something only large companies need. And although some might invest in a logo, they miss the fact that a brand identity is so much more than just the visual impression of your business.

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Benefits of a Strong Brand Identity

Benefits of a Strong Brand Identity

Developing a strong brand identity for your business is an extremely important factor in its success. Effective branding can help build your reputation, make you stand out from your competition and project your values to attract your ideal client.

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stand out, update your brand

Should You Update Your Brand?

If you want your business to be taken seriously, you need to take a serious look at your brand. In the overcrowded world of the Internet, your business must uniquely stand out from others in order to attract your ideal client. It’s not good enough to just be a different color in a sea of sameness, but to be memorable because you offer something others don’t.

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Choosing a business name

Choosing a Business Name that Works

Are you starting a business and are stressing over what to name it? Or do you have a business but the name just isn’t working and you are wondering if you should change it? Choosing the right business name is important because it can have a tremendous impact on whether your customers take your business seriously, view it as a successful entity or shy away from your brand entirely.

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Consistent Online Brand

Creating a Consistent Online Brand

Branding your small business involves projecting a strong, consistent image throughout all of your marketing regardless of whether you are using online or traditional media. However a consistent online brand helps you maximize your brand presence, enabling potential customers to understand the value you provide to your clients. By projecting your business’s unique personality, you send a clear message about who you work with and what your business is all about.

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Business Brand – 4 Steps to Creating a Strong Image

Recently I wrote about the true value in your value proposition because small businesses need to understand what it is they offer and why their market needs it. And you really need to define your mission statement is so you can communicate it to your target audience. Now we need to turn our attention to creating a strong brand, one of your most valuable business assets.

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Protect Your Brand - Register your Trademark

Protect Your Brand: Register a Trademark

Have you come up with a great name for your business or a service you offer? Did you have a great logo designed that is unique and memorable? Did you know that your name and logo are valuable assets of your business? Many businesses don’t understand the value of registering a trademark for your identifiable […]

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Corporate Identity, Brand Identity or Brand Image

These three terms are often confused with one another, when in reality they are quite different. Is one more important than the others? Does every business have all three? There is a difference that dictates how each should fit into your marketing effort. Corporate identity is concerned with the visual aspects of a company’s presence. […]

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The Balancing Act in Marketing

Knowing What You Should and Should Not Do Yourself Entrepreneurs and independent professionals love to do it themselves. I know, I’m one of them. But coming to grips with what you can do yourself, what you should do yourself and what you should stay completely away from is a great learning experience that will benefit […]

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