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Archive for May 2017

Why Digital Marketing Is Important For Small Businesses

As a small business, you might feel as though digital marketing isn’t relevant to you, or that your business is doing fine as it is. However, to take you through just some of the reasons why digital marketing can be so important, FSB have put together a brief guide for you. Creating a Brand Identity…

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How To Create The Perfect Email Preview Text

Time for the last Email Marketing Episode (for now) haha. As a quick reminder: People don’t READ subject lines. They scan them… Knowing that, makes the preview text that much more important! As you’re flipping through your emails (usually on your mobile device) how often do you stop and click on an email from somebody that…

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3 Things To NEVER Put In A Subject Line

As a quick reminder from Email Marketing – Episode ONE: Take a deep breath and relax – there is so much pressure put on writing the perfect subject line. Remember: People don’t READ subject lines. They scan them. In the last post, I went over 5 things that you should include in your subject line, so…

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5 Tricks To Make People WANT To Open Your Emails!

First up, take a deep breath and relax – there is so much pressure put on writing the perfect subject line. I’m gonna let you in on a big secret… ready? – People don’t READ subject lines. They scan them. – Most people read their emails on their phones, this means the subject line that…

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Customer Service Is The NEW Marketing Plan.

“Customer complaints are essentially free marketing research. Every complaint should be answered QUICKLY and embraced with EMPATHY. No response is the worst response because it says, “you don’t care”.” -Jay Baer So how do you show your customers that you care? Focus on them – not you! And here are a few ways to do…

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Why I Recommend And Use WordPress

You want the cliff note version: It’s free, it’s customizable, and most importantly it’s easy to use. Good? Awesome. Oh you want more? Haha. Ok. I recommend WordPress because right now, in today’s web sphere, it’s the best fit for the job. It’s easy to build a customized website on and the updates are as…

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5 Things You Should NEVER Post On Social Media

Last week I was scrolling through my social media accounts looking for some awesome content to share with my glorious readers {insert your name here}, when I came across a rather risque image. I’m not talking Silicone Valley worthy or anything, but definitely PG-13 +. Which got me thinking: if I could find this, and…

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Introducing The New Website

What Just Happened? Creative Rebel Designs just turned  two years old (and sometimes acts just like the crazy little toddler it’s becoming), and this is my third website redesign. Is that excessive and maybe slightly crazy? Maybe. But the most important part of what I do, and what I pride myself on most, is the…

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