May 2023 - Alive Media - Web Design and Digital Marketing Agency - Augusta, GA

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Site Design // Nicole Webb Realty

Nicole Webb Realty Executive Associates specializes in helping clients use Tennessee real estate as a tool to build wealth. Nicole represents both buyers and sellers across Nashville, Knoxville and the Smoky Mountain area. Like many business owners, Nicole understood her client base and branding goals, but lacked the time and technological expertise to bring her vision to life.

Nicole turned to the Alive Media team to design and build a website that represents her brand and clearly communicates the ways she can help families and individuals with their real estate needs. As a complement to the website design process, Alive Media provided copywriting and logo design services.

Trust your website – and your brand – to Alive Media. Contact us today to learn more about our web design and other digital marketing services.

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Is Branding Important for My Small Business?

For certain companies, simply say their name and your brain can quickly recall a logo, a slogan or tagline and perhaps a few lines from a commercial. Many preschoolers can point out their favorite fast food restaurant on a sign, billboard or online ad long before they can read. You are drawn to certain businesses because of their “vibe”.

Each of these examples demonstrate the importance of branding. Branding refers to the process of creating a unique identity and image for a company, product, or service in the minds of customers. Effective branding includes developing a strong logo, tagline, and messaging that accurately represent an organization’s distinctive values, mission, and goals. These elements then form a baseline for a consistent and cohesive visual and verbal identity across an organization’s marketing materials, including their website, print and online advertising and social media presence, as well as packaging and signage.

Undeniably, strong branding can make a business – regardless of size or industry – stand out from the pack. Building a strong brand identity takes time and effort, but the results are well worth it. Here are some actionable tips to help you create a strong brand identity for your small business:

Define your brand values:

Your brand values are the guiding principles that shape your business and the way you interact with your customers. Defining your brand values helps you establish a clear brand identity and communicate your values to your customers. Start by asking yourself what your business stands for, what makes it unique, and what sets it apart from your competitors.

Develop a brand voice and tone:

Your brand voice and tone should be consistent across all channels and reflect your brand values. Decide on a tone that aligns with your brand personality and appeals to your target audience. Your tone can be casual, formal, or somewhere in between, but it should always be consistent.

Be consistent:

Speaking of consistency, consistency is crucial when it comes to building a strong brand identity. Ensure that your brand messaging, voice, and visual identity are consistent across all channels, including your website, social media, and marketing materials.

Create a unique visual identity:

Your visual identity includes your logo, color scheme, typography, and other visual elements that represent your brand. Your visual identity should be unique and memorable, making it easy for customers to recognize your brand across all channels.

Be authentic:

Authenticity is essential when it comes to building a strong brand identity. Be true to your brand values and personality, and avoid trying to be something you’re not. Customers can spot inauthenticity from a mile away, and it can damage your brand’s reputation.

Need help with your branding or logo design? Alive Media can help. We offer comprehensive branding and graphic design services. We can help you develop your branding from the ground up, refresh stale marketing materials or website designs, or create specific graphic elements that reflect your current branding. Reach out to us today to get started.


Site Design // The Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity

When families and individuals are looking for a church home – especially in a new area, they often begin their research online. The Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity, located in North Augusta, SC, recognized this and chose Alive Media to help design and build a new website for their church. The new website is designed to offer improved functionality for both prospective visitors and current members.

It can be challenging to create a website that is both functional and aesthetically appealing. The web design team at Alive Media can help. From initial design mockups, to copywriting, to usability and mobile friendliness, Alive Media can help you take your current website from underwhelming to compelling. Contact Us today to get started.