Hashtags: What Are They Good For?
Feel like you got to the #party a little late? Here’s our hashtag primer.
Hashtags have become a necessary tool for marketing. They serve an important role in finding clients. Hashtags act as links on social media that you can use to add yourself/your brand to the global conversation. Read More
Online Presence Is Everything Right Now
We’ve shifted into a world that’s almost entirely virtual — much of our shopping is done online, most of us are still working from home, and the majority of our communication with colleagues, clients and potential clients is done through video platforms. Because of this, the digital presence of your business matters more than ever!
That all-important first impression of your business might only be happening through your online platforms right now.
Social Media — One of the Best Marketing Tools Right Now
Social media is the way of the world these days and knowing the ins-and-outs will definitely keep your brand in front of your audience. But with so many different platforms to choose from, and changes in the digital world every day, it can be hard to keep up. That’s why working with an agency to focus consistently on your online presence is important.
Below are 8 of the most important things to remember when it comes to social media:
LDM Founder Hilary Lentini Featured in GDUSA’S “2019 Responsible Designers to Watch”
Hilary Lentini, Principal and Creative Director of Lentini Design & Marketing, Inc. was recently featured in an article in the Graphic Design USA “2019 Responsible Designers to Watch” edition. Read More
Summer Days Are Ending, But We’re Still On A Roll
by Alissa Gouveia
As the Summer days are quickly coming to an end, we realize time really does fly when you’re having fun! We’re consistently finishing up deliverables for our clients that we are oh-so proud of! Below are a just a few. Read More
LDM will be sponsoring the Santa Clara County Office of Education Hoffman Awards.
About the the Hoffman Awards: each Fall, school districts are invited to identify programs they consider worthy of commendations and consistent with a free, public education for all students. A program may be multidistrict, districtwide, one school, or only one classroom.
Come see Hilary there!
LDM wins 3 Graphic Design USA 2018 Health + Wellness Awards!
We’re proud to announce we’ve won three awards in GDUSA’s 2018 Health + Wellness Competition. There were over 1500 entries this year!
We were awarded for our work created with:
- Doheny Eye Institute: New Campus Announcement Ad
- American Heart Association Western States Affiliate Life is Why Digital Marketing Campaign
- American Heart Association Western States Affiliate Saint Mary’s Campaign
GDUSA’s Health + Wellness Design Awards competition honors the best of graphic design, digital design, and marketing in one of the fastest-growing segments of the economy: the healthcare sector.
LDM is proud of our efforts and so grateful to you, our clients, for providing us the opportunity to create successful projects on your behalf.
Women in Leadership and Workforce Development
Hilary Lentini Appointed to the California Workforce Development Board by Governor Jerry Brown
Founder and Creative Director Hilary Lentini, of Lentini Design & Marketing, proudly supports women-owned businesses and small businesses. She’s deeply invested in creating employment and skill development opportunities for the next generation. From her tenure as President of the National Association of Women Business Owners Los Angeles Chapter (NAWBO-LA), Hilary realized that advocacy was another passion for her, and that she wanted to continue her volunteer leadership efforts. She set her sights on influencing public policy at the state level and applied for state commission work. Read More
Hilary featured in “Voyage LA” as one of L.A.’s Most Inspiring Stories
Our boss and fearless leader Hilary sat down with “Voyage LA” to talk about her background, LDM’s origins and how to draw more “luck” into your life. To read the article, click here.
What to Know About Social Media
Social media is a valuable marketing tool, but to reach its full potential it must be used correctly. One thing we know for sure is that you have to keep pace with changes to the platforms. For example, the days of simply posting content for free and receiving high engagement are numbered. Feed algorithms on all major platforms have either recently or are working on a more transparent approach for their users. This means most professionally branded content will need to be paid or “sponsored.” In addition, sponsored content will be allocated differently than before in any given user’s feed. To position your brand and to optimize your efforts in the space, we have the biggest trends to be aware of for social media in 2018.