News Archive

  • Across the state, teachers and principals are making last-minute preparations to ensure that their school year starts as smoothly as possible. Just in case their scheduling may be a bit tardy, here are a few ways that Media Factory can help get schools prepared before the bell rings.

  • If you’re not reaching Gen Y, then you're missing out on a selling opportunity. How can you engage with those 35 years and younger? Check out five ways to market to Millennials.

  • There's so much that goes into creating a good website. In fact, what separates the good from the bad is usually found in the strategy behind the user experience and its ability to be used as an effective tool for one’s business. Here are just a few criteria that separate good websites from the bad.

  • Where there is writing, there is marketing, and where there is marketing, there is business. Check out our reasoning why great writing means great business.

  • Here, we conclude our series on how to build a new website.

  • Public speaking is a valuable skill that’s often necessary within the professional world. So how can you overcome anxiety and become a better public speaker? Let’s find out.

  • If the idea of creating a new website makes you break out into a sweat, have no fear. We’re going to explain how you can build a new site for yourself. (It really is doable, no computer degrees required!)

  • With the right audience and the right business, direct mail marketing can have a powerful presence in any brand marketing strategy. But first, let’s start with some tips.

  • Customer service can make or break a business. Just how influential is it, though? Today we're going to take a look at the power of great customer service.

  • What is evergreen content and why is it so important? Today, we have the answer to that and more. So let’s dive in and see how you can start optimizing evergreen content.

  • Strong calls to action (CTA) contribute to the success of any institution. For a business, they can make the difference between heightened sales and diminished opportunities.

  • There is a right and a wrong way to practice patriotic marketing. Today, we’re going to talk about patriotic marketing: how to show your pride and your brand this Fourth of July.

  • Instagram is a great resource for marketing personal or professional brands. If you’re still not sold on the site, we’ve got some reasons why you should be on Instagram.

  • We’ve put together this handy dandy timeline for planning your next upcoming event. From non-profit fundraisers to graduate celebrations to weddings and everything in between, Media Factory wants to make sure that you’re kept on track, which in turn means that you’re keeping us from doing last-minute work. It’s a win-win!

  • There’s a way to run a meeting that is engaging, productive and gets straight to the point. How can you learn this skill? We’ve got a few pointers to get you started.

  • Media Factory is so excited to share with you our new video! Okay, so maybe it’s not as exciting for you as it is for us, but it’s the first time we’ve been movie stars. (Ha!)

  • How can you get involved in this week’s marketing opportunities? Here are five Father’s Day Marketing ideas to get started on promoting products or services.

  • It’s hard to believe that Media Factory is turning 3 this summer! (Happy Birthday to us!) As much as we’d like to think that we act more like grown ups (well, some of us), the truth is that we exhibit a lot of the same characteristics as a 3 year old.

  • Today we’re going to talk about the importance of word of mouth marketing (WOMM) for a company, and how business professionals can use it to their advantage.

  • Father’s Day is right around the corner. So with it we decided to come up with some fun ideas to help you celebrate.

  • This day is significant, and should be treated as such. If you’re interested in learning more about marketing on Memorial Day, we’ve compiled a list of dos and don’ts for businesses.

  • Media Factory loves taking part in this world-famous, Indiana tradition. If you’re out at the track this year, check out our mural. If you’re anywhere near the Schmidt Peterson garage, you won’t be able to miss it!

  • Just like there is a wrong way to write an email signature, there is also a right way. If you want to perfect your email signature, check out these easy tips.

  • There are so many creative and fun ways to draw attention to your company OUTSIDE the building! Have you considered the following…?

  • The business card is an important tool that's useful for companies and individuals alike. But just how powerful is the business card? Let's find out.