Stunt Marketing

Stunts aren’t just for adrenaline junkies. Marketing professionals know the benefits of a great publicity stunt and its ability to generate massive amounts of buzz. Just like the fantastical stunts of the Evil Knievel era, publicity stunts are risky feats that can result in big...

Direct Mail Marketing

Believe it or not, direct mail marketing can be as multifaceted as a digital campaign. As a marketer, you wouldn’t assume that doing all of your digital ads on a computer means they can’t be diverse and engaging. So don’t let the paper mail medium...

Parking Pandemonium

When a friend wants to meet for dinner at a new restaurant in the city, my first question is, “how’s the parking?” I’d love to try that artisanal cheese café that everyone is raving about, but not if I’ll have to circle the block twelve...

Full-Service Marketing

At Idea Associates, we understand the importance of offering comprehensive creative and digital solutions for the modern real estate brand. That’s why we pride ourselves on being a full-service marketing agency. But what does that mean exactly and why is it important in the information...

Workplace Wellness

For many professionals, practicing wellness feels like a personal initiative to be pursued in one’s free time, or not at all. The traditional workplace is often an obstacle in the journey towards wellness, with long, sedentary hours in the office and convenience-based meal planning. But...

Our Ideas: Blackridge

At Idea Associates, our ideas aren’t just made for the moment. The impact of our content is meant to reverberate through every element of your campaign. Our success is in our ideas and the results they generate. This year, our team has been hard at...

The new short-term lease

  Through the digital marketplace, prospective renters and property owners can connect with one another easier than ever. Online lodging and hospitality services like Airbnb offer an increased number of options and leasing opportunities which can often circumvent traditional housing standards. These platforms succeed in simplifying...

Impact

As the housing crisis taught many of us, the real estate industry does not exist on an island by itself. The success and failures of other industries can affect the real estate market in a myriad of ways. Everything from where we buy to how...

Visuals Are Vital

Strong visuals can convey your brand’s message just as effectively as well-written content. As images, videos, and graphics grow in popularity with online audiences, marketers are taking advantage of the immense benefits of using visuals. Here’s a look at some of the most popular forms...

From The Designer’s Corner: That’ Owl Do…

It seems a tricky proposition to predict the trends for the following year in design. After all, it’s probably the world of fashion that’s a heavy inspiration for the Pantone Color of the Year. But lately in American television advertising, it seems the choice for...