A Sense of Place

For 30 years, Idea Associates has helped market over 500,000 living spaces across 16 different states. In all of our campaigns, we’ve striven to create a sense of place for our clients and their customers. Here’s how we do it. Lifestyle Any place worth residing is more...

Marketing with Care

Marketing isn’t all glitz and glamour. Staying in tune with what’s cool now is important when promoting a brand but some clients need help creating emotional messages that never go out of style. When working with clients that provide care-based services, you’ll have the opportunity...

Culture-Focused Content

When marketing a multifamily property, there are quite a few strategies your team can utilize to engage current and prospective residents. None are more effective than using your platform to share culture-focused content that shows your audience who you are and what kind of experience...

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...

Interactive Content

Content is k… yeah, you know the drill. Content is so deeply ingrained in modern marketing strategy, it seems silly to try and defend an alternative approach. The creation, distribution, and management of content is the foundation of profitability for digital marketing. The importance of...

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...

Speech Technology

Technology has a way of bringing communication full circle. When texting was all the rage, we thought talking on the phone would be a relic of the past. In a way, we were right. Less people are regularly talking on their phones, but more people...

And the winner is…

Done right, social media contests are a brilliant way to get your audience excited about your brand and engaged in your content. Winning a contest feels great and when the consumer is in a good mood, they’re more likely to make purchasing decisions in your...

Design in Motion

Animation isn’t just for filmmakers. Designers across creative industries can utilize animation to tell a story. This motion-driven visual content can breathe new life into infographics, logos, and pictures. Short animations have the advantage of quickly showcasing product function or the essence of a brand...