Archive | September, 2012

Sep 26

I’ve Got My Website… Now What?

So you’ve gotten your new website online. Whew! The hard part is done, right? Not necessarily. A common misnomer about marketing on the web is that getting online is the key to all the world’s riches. But wait: there’s a step missing in there. You’ve got your site, but no one knows it’s there yet. Okay, don’t panic… what do you do now?? This is where the “rubber hits the road”, so to speak. Your website is up, and now it’s time to drive traffic to it. There

Sep 26

Strategic Sponsorships – Getting something for (almost) nothing.

Everywhere you look, you see marketing, sponsorships, guerilla marketing. Whether it’s simply to get a message out, or to truly market your company, opportunities for growth are everywhere. It’s often said that the best form of¬†advertising is word of mouth, and there is little more to be said about your product and the way you affect your customer’s lives than if they are wearing your logo, have your credo pasted on their car or likewise. For example, take ShoeCity… I’d never heard of them until this little 16yr

Sep 26

How To Get Your Offline Life On

Marketing. I can’t stress enough how important effective marketing is. Sure your website is a great marketing tool, but you also have to market your website. It sounds simple, but if nobody knows that you have this incredible website (built by Design Dish, of course , then nobody will visit and your site will ultimately fail, and nobody wants that.

Sep 26

Tarpon Springs Web Design is Now Design Dish!

As everyday closes a new day must open, and with great joy and pride, I have the privilege of putting Tarpon Design to rest. Well, maybe not to rest… In all actuality, Tarpon Design is as alive as ever! But, after a careful analysis, and being tired of non-locals mispronouncing “Tarpon“, or asking what a Tarpon is, where Tarpon Springs is, what does it do, etc, etc… I’ve decided to retire the Tarpon Design jersey and move forward with a stronger name, a stronger brand, and more cuoth

Sep 26

Design Dish Presents : Deserving Design Marketing Makeover

Are you or someone you know in desparate need of a marketing makeover? Coming soon to Design Dish is an awesome new program geared toward helping out the little guy by offering a great package to the company that is most deserving of a makeover. (Think Extreme Home Makeover for you business) In the coming weeks, details and entry information will be released, we will place the candidates on our website for a public vote and the winner will be rewarded with a Web Site and a Celebration Dinner.