For the second year in a row, hundreds of thousands gathered together to celebrate “Social Media Day”, on June 30th. This event is a celebration of the technological advancements that allows for everyone to connect with real-time information and communicate with one another miles apart. In honor of “Social Media Day”, Mashable, the leader in… Read more »
A lot has happened at Upright Communications since our founding in 1996. We have launched hundreds of client websites. We have seen many companies grow by the power of our work – adding jobs, locations, and expanding their service offering with the ROI that Upright provides. And we have grown ourselves as a team. Exciting projects! Happy babies! New doughnut flavors to try! We never miss a beat. And we like to write about our company culture in our blog.
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We frequently hear advertisers in various industries say, â€œsocial media is great, but it really doesnâ€™t apply to my market.â€ The story of Xceed Financial Federal Credit Union, as reported at Credit Unions Online, might make those reluctant marketers reconsider. Rather than deciding that social media was not relevant for their business, they found a way to make their business applicable to social media.
The way you represent your brand on social media networks is as important as being on the most prominent channels. You may be on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube, but if you’re not managing how your brand is being represented, then why be on there. Upright has given you information on how to create the… Read more »
If you do a lot of searching on Google, you may have noticed the recent addition of a small magnifying glass icon next to your search results. This Google feature, called Instant Preview, allows users to view a quick snapshot of a web page without having to follow a link to the actual website. While… Read more »
A great way to build a database of potential customers is to use your website to generate a list of interested prospects. An effective visitor response form on your website will do the job, if you follow these quick and simple tips that will get visitors to ACT NOW: Above the Fold – It is… Read more »
Barbie and Ken have been the most famous couple in the toy box for decades. Now they are making a high tech comeback with Kenâ€™s social media campaign to win back Barbieâ€™s heart, which includes Facebook, Twitter, FourSquare, YouTube, and other promotions.
or this Friday Funk, the joke’s on us! As online marketers we sometimes take ourselves too seriously– brand positioning, scalable solutions, social currency– it all loses meaning when the humor sets in. This hilarious submit-your-own-caption website, “Things Real People Don’t Say About Advertising” is cracking us up today. Check it out! Some of Upright employees’… Read more »
We all know that a well produced internet video can be a highly effective social media tool for promoting a business, product or service. But did you also know that an online video be used to spread the word about Napoleon, William the Conqueror or Joan of Arc? Weird Al Yankovic meets School House Rock… Read more »
The holidays are a time of celebration, traditions, and making special memories with family and friends. In honor of the season, the Upright team has some Christmas memories we would like to share with you. A few of these Christmas memories sound like they could be made into great holiday movies. Or perhaps, it’s the… Read more »
With only one week to go before Christmas, you may be thinking that there’s no time left to send holiday greetings to your clients or customers. But thanks to the magic of Google it’s not too late! With a new Google Maps app, you can create your own e-cards by selecting from 10 holiday covers,… Read more »