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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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Break The Rules

DO THIS, DON’T DO THAT: I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard, “But so-and-so said I should (or should not) do this.” But we all know rules are made to be broken, and it’s often the rule-breakers who create something new, notable, or memorable. We also know that things […]
Nov 27, 2016 /

Say The Word

WORDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE: Researchers now know that humans are hardwired to associate sounds and words with images. We have an instinctual reaction to words that goes far below our surface awareness. This is why when using emotional design to create a website, both words and images are extremely important. THE FIVE […]
Oct 13, 2016 /

I Don't Care About You

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 […]
Sep 20, 2016 /

Facebook VS. Pinterest

FACEBOOK: Facebook users spend around 60 Billion minutes a month on the social media site. Youtube comes in a distant second at around 10 Billion. In a given month, Facebook will be viewed by more than 750 Million unique visitors, while Twitter, the next largest, comes in at around 150 Million. ADVERTISING: While […]
Aug 27, 2016 /

Keep It Simple

According to Dr. Carmen Simin, “Combining neuroscience and cognitive psychology gives us clues about where attention is processed in the brain, how memories are formed, and how decisions are made. This information can be applied to practical applications, such as making content memorable and actionable.” This is an extremely important factor […]
Jul 30, 2016 /

FIRST STEPS FIRST, PART II

In our last article, I recommended that you “throw ideas at the wall” - in other words just write out everything that comes to mind with no filters or editing - in answer to these four questions: 1. WHO ARE YOU AND WHAT’S YOUR STORY? 2. WHAT DO YOU BELIEVE IN? 3. […]
Jul 17, 2016 /