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How $200 on Promoted Tweets Got This Freelancer a 6 Month Contract.

How $200 on Promoted Tweets Got This Freelancer a 6-Month Contract

Buy Promoted Tweets to Push Your CV Directly to End Clients Barry McGee, a freelance front-end web developer, normally has quite lengthy engagements, 3-6 months or longer. Near the end of 2014 the contract he was in was coming to an end. To get a new freelance gig after the Christmas holidays, he decided to experiment with

Google AdWords for Freelance Creatives

Google AdWords for Freelance Creatives

Learn Andrew’s Google AdWords Takeaways Do you wonder if it’s really possible for a freelance creative to get new clients through Google AdWords? And if so, how!? Meet Andrew Akinyede, a U.K. based freelance graphic designer and the driving force behind Cakebox Creative! Andrew has been using Google AdWords for 5 years.  Read on to learn

High-Potential Digital Marketing Niches for Freelance Creatives.

High-Potential Digital Marketing Niches for Freelance Creatives

A common way to specialize is to target a specific industry. I’ve researched high-potential client industries for freelance web & graphic designers who focus on digital marketing. These creatives deliver things such as display advertising, landing pages, campaign sites, social media profiles, and promotional emails. I want to share my findings with you. A niche is a combination of the product or service

How Graphic Design Boosts Brand Recognition

How Graphic Design Boosts Brand Recognition

Do you sometimes have difficulty explaining why graphic design is crucial for successful advertising? Maybe you don’t explain your designs in terms marketing experts use? An important marketing term is “brand recognition.” For products typically chosen at the point-of-purchase, as with many supermarket products, brand recognition becomes the goal. Brand recognition is one of two brand awareness goals advertising can aim

Brand Awareness - How to Think Like a Marketing Expert

How to Think Like a Marketing Expert: Brand Awareness

Do you sometimes have difficulty explaining why graphic design is crucial for successful advertising? Maybe you don’t explain your designs in terms marketing experts use? A central marketing term is “brand awareness.” (more…)

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How to Think Like a Marketing Expert: Ad Processing

Do you sometimes have difficulty explaining why graphic design is crucial for successful advertising? Maybe you don’t explain your designs in terms marketing experts use?  One such marketing term is “ad processing.” (more…)