Category Archives: Content Marketing

13 Nov

Influencer Marketing 101

By Brittnay Bell Reach your target audience with genuinely crafted content for meaningful relationships. Social media influencers are personas who have built engaged communities on social platforms around their personal brand. Through carefully crafted content, authentic interactions, and witty and engaging personalities, social influencers connect with their followers and build micro communities of users who […]

15 May

3 Branding Lessons from Game of Thrones

By Erika Turan Even if you haven’t kept up with the show, it’s hard to miss Game of Thrones right now. HBO just debuted the series’ final season, and the juggernaut is not to be messed with. The series eight premiere brought in a record 17.4 million viewers. Not too shabby in a world of approximately one […]

20 Apr

A Pay-Per-Click Primer, Part 1

Just as websites have become the “new” brochure for companies, digital ads have become the new Yellow Pages.  A big part of online/digital advertising comes in the form of Pay-Per-Click (PPC) ads, also known as Google AdWords or paid search.   These are ads that appear at the top of the web search page when […]

1 Feb

You Need a Reason to Believe if You Want Your Marketing to Make an Impact

By Erika Turan   I’ve been a PR and marketing practitioner for more than 20 years now, the past seven years at this awesome, award-winning marketing and public relations agency in Cincinnati. I’ve seen a lot. I’ve done a lot. Some things have worked. Some things have failed miserably. Much like anything in life, there […]

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31 May

Map Design Tips to Clearly Communicate Your Improvement Project

A well-designed project map is a beautiful thing – it can help explain a project and reinforce your brand. When you’re using maps to help communicate your project to the public, you want to make sure they’re uncluttered, clearly branded and clearly labeled. Below are a few examples of maps the Rasor Public Involvement Team […]

17 May

Stuck with a Blank Page? Here’s Where to Look for Inspiration

Oftentimes when our team creates blogs, we’re inspired by client work, industry news or random sources of information (like pizza or office dogs). But, every once in a while, writer’s block hits and it feels impossible to come up with anything uniquely new. So, we turn to some of our favorite sources of inspiration to […]

22 Mar

Tips for Effective Public Works Project Email Subject Lines

The email subject line is critical for your public works projects email campaigns. A well-crafted subject line can immediately grab the recipient, and engage them into opening the email. But a poorly directed subject line will result in the email hitting the trash folder. Below are tips for writing effective email subject lines. Keep it […]

13 Apr

Large Pizza with Pepperoni and Happy Faces: How Emojis are Helping Brands

By Abby Brown, Creative Associate “Can you teach me how to use those emoji things?” my mother once asked me at the dinner table. Full disclosure: I don’t particularly love teaching my parents about technology. It requires a lot of patience and time, both of which I do not have. My mother sent me rat […]