Answer the Ask

Ask these questions of any digital agency trying to win your business

When I’m stuck in traffic I sometimes fantasize that all those cars are service providers, independent digital ad agencies. I mean you can’t even cruise Broadway without tripping over another one. Open your email and there’s several pleading for your attention each day. They […]

Marketing Trends: Let’s get real

A young IT professional I work with taught me a terrific marketing lesson the other day. I was struck with her insight and how specifically it applies to every single small business we serve. It applies to our small business customers and to our business, Ideagility, and her wisdom comes straight […]

Marketing Trends: Google my Bugle

At Ideagility, we serve small business owners across the nation. Providing digital branding services like responsive websites, content management and smart advertising for small businesses and franchisees — independently owned locations of a national franchise brand — is a real privilege. We learn a lot from our owners and we also […]

Be found

We grow brands. Digital brands. For small businesses focused locally, finding customers affordably is everything. We help explode growth in the most basic of ways. Did your neighbor’s water pipes just burst? Did the new restaurant in town just complete a big remodel? If you don’t know who’s searching for your services how could you […]

Marketing Trends: Small is Big

Local relevance sounds small, like a back-handed compliment. But small is big, huge even for small business owners: let your community know you care and they’ll care about you right back. Pour your hard-earned marketing dollars into your customers and your neighborhood and they’ll notice so big, they’ll bring their friends by to meet you.

Andrew […]

Marketing Trends: Five Ways to Treat Your Crowd Exclusively

This post is about exclusivity marketing — the opposite of discrimination. Exclusivity is as good for business as discrimination is bad.  What is exclusivity marketing and why should you care?  Exclusivity is simply treating people in a way that makes them feel special and, well, you might want to care because it works big for businesses of all sizes.

Five […]

Protect Yourself!

Last week a couple of our teammates were busy helping a terrific client resolve a big mess:  removing administrative access from a disgruntled ex-employee.  Anyone may post crappy comments on your Google Plus page and social sites, or even create false profiles and do so fraudulently — but don’t surrender your control by providing administrative access to these pages!

As you […]

Giving Thanks

To each of our wonderful customers — thank you.  We appreciate serving you and feel privileged to help you grow your business.  I hope your Thanksgiving is filled with family, love and good food.

I’m especially thankful for my own family.  We’ll have a wonderful Thanksgiving together this week.  It’s been a tough month for me, […]

This changes…everything?

Flonase and are in total agreement. Surprising, an allergy medicine and a consumer car channel have exactly the same brand proposition, “this changes everything,” and for several months, each company has been advertising the message during the most spendy time of all, primetime.

This changes everything — wow that’s bold. Not something, not […]

Is SEO Really Dead?

We help small business owners be found all over the United States. In providing foundational online marketing services we create and manage websites, lead paid advertising, nurture customer segments in email and manage organic rankings with Search Engine Optimization techniques.

We’re especially privileged to help our customers grow affordably year after year. These business owners and […]