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WHO WE ARE

21Thirteen Design is a full service, in-house visual branding company that designs based on principles of neuroscience, emotional design, and what we consider the immutable laws of branding. With over 15 years of experience in the creative industry, we create integrated marketing solutions that drive business and boost revenue. We're real people, with a real passion for what we do.
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Human Centered Design

HUMANS Humans have feelings, thoughts, and emotions. When a website does not merely perform a function (give information), but instead coaxes a response - a reaction - then it becomes something we personally relate to as we would another human, a pet, or a beautiful home (and after all, your website […]
Nov 6, 2017 /

I Don't Care About You, Part II

EMOTION & DESIRE How many times have you heard the phrase, “People buy based on emotion”? If you’re trying to educate yourself on the road to being successful, then the answer probably is, “A lot”. The reason for that is that it’s true! As in so many other things, it was Apple […]
Oct 22, 2017 /

More on Emotional Design

EMOTION Emotional design has the power to turn users into fans, spreading the word about things they love. Emotion says what’s important to us, or not important. THREE LEVELS Don Norman of the Nielsen Norman Group talks about the three levels of emotion that affect our behavior. Here’s a list of emotions used in […]
Oct 15, 2017 /
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Digital Marketing Part II

To understand what Digital Marketing is all about now, let’s talk about what is called Content Marketing. BRAND IS KING: There are a number of highly respected branding experts who will say there is no such thing as “marketing” now; it’s all about branding. They are in essence correct, because the entire […]
Sep 5, 2017 /

Digital Marketing Part I

DESIGN VS. MARKETING Nowadays most every person and business creating a website knows it’s not enough to just have a great website. Yes, it’s an absolute necessity as a starting place, but you have to get people TO your website. Spending money on marketing to drive people to an ugly or […]
Aug 27, 2017 /

How to Use Mailchimp

OPTINS Almost every one of our clients wants or needs a way for people to sign up for a newsletter or a “free something” - what many call an “ethical bribe”. If you want to grow your business, your readership or your membership, you need a way to collect “identities” - […]
Aug 19, 2017 /