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21Thirteen Design is a full service, in-house visual branding, marketing consultation, web design and website development agency with over 15 years of experience in the creative industry. We create integrated marketing solutions that drive business and boost revenue. We are real people, with a real passion for what we do.
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2016 Design Trends

Looking through all the predictions for design trends for the coming year, here’s what we see as the major factors: FULL SCREEN VIDEO. Full screen video replacing slideshows and banner images. It makes you stand out better and connect with your users. MINIMALISM. Fewer and larger elements with a focus on strong images and […]
Jan 31, 2016 /
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The New Marketing is Branding

CONVENTIONAL MARKETING. What we think of as marketing in the traditional sense is based on selling. To be successful in today’s marketplace, your thought process has to change on this subject. Marketing is not now based on selling, it is based on buying. According to Al and Laura Reis, authors of the […]
Jan 16, 2016 /
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Why Blog?

It's the age of Content Marketing and Inbound Marketing. Content marketing is the marketing and business process for creating and distributing relevant and valuable content to attract, acquire, and engage a clearly defined and understood target audience – with the objective of driving profitable customer action. Inbound marketing refers to marketing activities […]
Dec 21, 2015 /
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Branding Responsibilty

As a branding company, our responsibility is to create a brand that represents you. Your responsibility is to represent that brand. You and/or your company has a brand, whether you know it or not, whether you consciously create it and maintain it or not. WHAT IS A BRAND? A brand is what people […]
Dec 6, 2015 /
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The Four Reasons People Visit a Website

The reasons people will visit a website can be grouped into four categories: 1) They want information. 2) They want to buy something. 3) They want to be entertained. 4) They want to be part of a community. THEY WANT INFORMATION: This one is always true, no matter what. So give them a message that will […]
Nov 27, 2015 /
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The Principles of Effective Web Design, Part 2

“To design is to communicate clearly by whatever means you can control or master.” - Milton Glaser. Poorly designed websites tend to perform poorly. That means high bounce rates and low conversions. An effective site is not just aesthetically pleasing, it is engaging and easy to use. Here’s more of what that […]
Nov 22, 2015 /