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Posted by Paul Regensburg on Sep 9, 2015 8:34:55 AM

Trump and the Power of the Tagline

Amidst the blow-by-blow coverage of Donald Trump, and by association, the other candidates (including Democrats), there has been surprisingly little said about the 2016 candidates' taglines and their impact, or lack thereof, thus far. This post should not be construed as an endorsement or opinion of any candidate, just their brand strategies as represented through their use of campaign taglines.

To understand the power of a tagline, look no further than Barack Obama's success in 2008 with his two taglines: “Hope” and “Change We Can Believe In.”

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Tags: brand messaging / rebranding / brand / differentiation / taglines
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Posted by Paul Regensburg on Aug 18, 2015 8:30:00 AM

Five Reasons Starting with a Concise Brand Strategy Will Save Your Website Project

You are in charge of Marketing. Your competitor just launched a new site. And it's good. They have case studies, testimonials, video and interactive diagrams. What's even more disconcerting is that they are telling a compelling story with a point of view. Their copy is solid, design is modern; They got their branding right. 

Your CEO is not happy, wants to see something done about it and wants results fast... but within a budget. How do you get it done?

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Tags: web design / B2B / branding / brand messaging / design / rebranding / brand / brand positioning / analytics
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Posted by Paul Regensburg on Jul 22, 2015 8:30:00 AM

Do We Work On Your Business or Your Website?

The other day, I saw a website for an agency that uses the tagline, "We Work on Your Business, Not Just Your Website." I related to the line's strategic positioning and have to admit to being disappointed that I hadn't come up with it myself.

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Tags: marketing / web design / B2B / branding / brand messaging / design / rebranding / website / brand / taglines
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Posted by Paul Regensburg on Jun 24, 2015 1:45:00 PM

Top Five To-Dos for Creating a B2B  Inbound Marketing Campaign

Inbound marketing is sometimes passed over in favor of traditional marketing because it seems too complex or too time consuming. But in most cases it's more cost-effective, measurable, and successful… when done correctly.

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Tags: marketing / marketing ecosystem / Internet marketing / measurement / brand messaging / content creation / inbound marketing
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Posted by Paul Regensburg on Oct 8, 2014 12:02:59 PM

Why "EXPERIENCE MATTERS"

I write regularly about how branding impacts your website, your marketing and your business. Last week, in celebration of RainCastle's twentieth anniversary, we launched our new website, in which we introduced our new brand theme, "EXPERIENCE MATTERS," here's why.

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Tags: web design / client service / client relationships / B2B / branding / brand messaging / brand / Experience
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