Author: Jane Vance

Header images are often the first thing visitors notice when they arrive on your website, landing page or marketing campaign. This makes them one of the most important tools for conveying what you want your visitors to know about your site and your business. Now, don’t let me fool you, I’m no design expert. However, I...

Think you’re too late to start your holiday advertising and maybe even get some new initiatives out in the wild? You’re not! The last Saturday before Christmas is called "Super Saturday" for a reason. Need proof that you still have time to get shoppers through your doors? Just take a peek at any big brand’s Instagram, Twitter,...

The holidays are approaching at lightning speed. Need ideas for reaching your target market during November? Below are six online marketing campaigns created by ShortStack users that are sure to inspire you for your next Thanksgiving, Black Friday or Giving Tuesday campaign. Pacific Eye’s “Pacific Eye Gives Back” Challenge Thanksgiving is a holiday that reminds us to share...

What does every online campaign have in common? A URL. URLs direct people to your contest, promotion, quiz, giveaway, or whatever type of landing page you have created to help promote your business. The URL is front and center whenever you link to your online campaign or include information about the promotion in off-line advertising content. One...

For many businesses, strong sales during the holidays are imperative to a successful year. You know what else the holidays are? Insanely busy for both you and your customers. Waiting until the last-minute to execute your interactive marketing campaigns can prevent your business from reaching the largest returns from your holiday-marketing efforts. Our holiday interactive marketing calendar...

Launching a new platform takes a lot of effort. Not only do you need to set up the platform and create the content, but you need to develop a marketing strategy that effectively gets the word out about it. However, marketing isn’t one-size-fits-all. Instead, you need to make sure the strategy you employ fits your target...

Everyone seems to have a favorite podcast nowadays. From political analysis to sports commentary, comedy shows to investigative reporting, there’s something out there for everyone. This also means there’s a lot of competition out there for podcasters. What can you do to make sure your voice is heard? We have five attention-grabbing online marketing ideas for...