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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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The Real Definition Of A Brand

THE EVOLUTION OF BRANDING: In our last series of articles we discussed the history of Branding, which reflects all that a successful brand has come to mean to us today: quality & reliability, personification, a means of expressing who we are, an experience, and connection with others. These qualities all have to […]
May 5, 2017 /

The History Of Branding, Part IV

THE FIRST FOUR WAVES: After discussing branding as a means of guaranteeing quality, of humanizing products, of expressing yourself, and brands as an experience, we talked about the need humans have to feel they are part of a group during a period jn our history of rampant social isolation. In terms of […]
May 5, 2017 /

The History Of Branding, Part III

HUMAN BEHAVIOR: After talking about the first 4 Waves of Branding, from 1875 to 2005, let’s pause for a moment and look at our basic instinctual needs: food, shelter, and reproduction. These could be said to add up to one thing: survival. But humans also have a significant collective tendency as […]
Mar 25, 2017 /

The History Of Branding, Part II

THE FIRST TWO WAVES: In my last article, I talked about the first two major waves of branding, back when a brand was the only way to get consistency and quality, and later when brands became “people” - they were associated with characters such as Betty Crocker or Uncle Ben. […]
Mar 12, 2017 /

The History Of Branding, Part I

GOOD BRANDING MEANS SUCCESS: In order to understand the importance of branding and why you need it, let’s take a quick look at the history of Branding. There are 5 Waves in this history; we are currently in the middle of Wave 5. Each wave has something to teach us, […]
Jan 6, 2017 /

The Dreaded Wall Of Text

A WEBSITE IS A PRESENTATION: A website is vital marketing tool - perhaps your most vital tool - and its design is not a matter of being “pretty” or “cool”, but a matter of being effective. Dr. Carmen Simon of the Rexi Method teaches that to be memorable, a presentation must […]
Dec 6, 2016 /