Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Popularity of WordPress

For Blogs and Increasingly for websites Lets start by noting over 72 million websites have chosen the WordPress platform. OKD uses WordPress exclusively for blogs and we use the platform for about ¼ of our website builds. WordPress’s popularity grows … Continue reading

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The Lowdown | Volume 5

This week in the Lowdown we are featuring articles on the new iPad and the problems its causing for some magazines, innovative packaging, Marketers not learning from their social mistakes, the possibility that one social channel could take over and an infographic about … Continue reading

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The Lowdown | Volume 4

This week its all about Mad Men.  With the start of the 5th season only days away (Sunday, March 25) I wanted to share a couple of articles, a video and a microsite designed by AMC that lets you Mad … Continue reading

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The Lowdown | Volume 3

This week in The Lowdown I would like to share articles that deal with Kony, Pinterest, SXSW, Intagram and How Google is allowing Ad Creatives to revisit their classic ads. 1. Joesph Kony and Moral Ambiguity of the Modern World … Continue reading

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The Future of Advertising

Human Behavior is Still the Key Anyone who claims to know what the future of advertising hold is full of it.  The best we can do is make educated guesses based on relevant data, trends, and human behavior.  And it … Continue reading

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Current and Emerging Trends in Online Media

Amanda Hall is a senior media planner/buyer, specializing in online, at OKD Marketing. Amanda comes to us after working for a large, independent web content publisher. Amanda gives her thoughts on online media buying in the face of constant change. Continue reading

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The Lowdown | Volume 2

This week The Lowdown highlights stories on creativity, engagement of Facebook, the growing trend of retailers perfuming their stores with near-subliminal scents, Pinterest and the making of Movie: The Movie. 1. If Schools Kill Creativity, Can Toys Bring it Back … Continue reading

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Tre Stelle Has Gone Mobile!

Smart phones have become an everyday part of life for many Canadian consumers, so whether you’re on the go or at the grocery store, the new mobile version of our popular website can easily help you decide what to make … Continue reading

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