5 Ways to Customize Your Client Holiday Gifts

This time of year, you want to show your appreciation for your clients, and so you send a gift. There are ample companies that offer you the opportunity to customize corporate gifts, helping your logo stand out in the minds of your clients. Here are some unique ideas.

1. Say it Sweetly

Who doesn’t like receiving a box of brownies or other holiday treats? Take this customary gift a step further and enhance it with your company logo on the tin or box. Fairytale Brownies is one of many companies that lets you put your logo on the box or in the card. [Read more…]

How San Diego Zoo Uses Visual Marketing to Build Rabid Fans

Now that some of the initial excitement about visual marketing tools like Pinterest and Instagram has died down, it’s interesting to see what strategies have stuck.

San Diego Zoo has a unique use for Instagram. In addition to promoting its own stream of cute animal photos, the attraction hosts a photo contest to coincide with certain programs each year. The brand recently winded down its Nighttime Zoo program, a summerlong event. To encourage members and guests to attend the events, the park invited the public to submit photos through Instagram of their experiences. Any photo with the hashtag #NighttimeZoo would be entered to win a prize.

Because so many are already taking photos of their kids and the animals while visiting the zoo, it’s pretty simple to enter the contest. The zoo wins because it gets user-generated images that other people will want to view on its site. It also gets additional benefit when visitors also share these photos through Facebook and other social channels.  [Read more…]