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What Customers Buy on Cinco de Mayo

The question of what customers buy on Cinco de Mayo cannot be answered by simply stating that customers buy traditional – or stereotypical – Mexican merchandise such as sombreros, green and red flags or Tequila. There are certainly people who buy these items for their Cinco de Mayo celebrations, and undoubtedly companies that cater to […]

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Unique Cinco de Mayo Design Ideas

Designing Cinco de Mayo promotions can be challenging for many graphic designers, especially those whose knowledge of the holiday is limited to the fact that its origins are in Mexico. That’s why many Cinco de Mayo postcards, posters, brochures, banners and flyers have little relevance other than being drawn in traditional Mexican colors: red, green […]

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Off-the-Wall Cinco de Mayo Marketing Strategies

Cinco de Mayo presents fabulous opportunities for just about any business to generate free publicity, build brand recognition and enhance customer loyalty. While your competitors simply run advertisements with a Mexican theme, you can draw hundreds to your events with a bit of PR savvy. Here are a few off-the-wall Cinco de Mayo marketing strategies […]

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Five Cinco de Mayo Marketing Tips

Cinco de Mayo has become a day of celebration in the United States. It honors the plight of Mexican-Americans for some, and for others it is an excuse to party in a fashion similar to St. Patrick’s Day. Marketing your business for prime Cinco de Mayo sales can be easy when you take the right […]

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Best Cinco de Mayo Graphic Design Resources

Cinco de Mayo has become more popular as a celebratory holiday throughout the United States in recent years. Though its historical roots are in Mexico and the Battle of Puebla, experts are quick to point out that it is more widely celebrated in the United States than in its home country. Like St. Patrick’s Day […]

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What Customers Buy on Christmas

The answer to the question is obvious: People buy everything for Christmas. There are certain tried-and-true hot ticket items such as clothing and jewelry, but by and large everyone has different interests and so everything is purchases. You have bookworms, oenophiles, auto lovers, golfer, mechanics, cigar aficionados and more. The real question is: “Why do […]

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Unique Christmas Design Ideas

Christmas is a favorite season for many designers who let their creativity flow unrestricted in order to put all the sights, sounds, emotions, and sales pitches of Christmas into a compact design that’s both unique and motivational. Where some see an insurmountable challenge, graphic designers see Christmas marketing designs as proving grounds in a dense […]

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Off-the-Wall Christmas Marketing Strategies

Christmas is a time of tradition – giving gifts, sentimental songs, dinners with the family. It’s also a time for change – new year, new baby, new goals, new resolutions, new ways of marketing. Competition for customers is exceedingly stiff during the holiday season, and so your best chance at getting noticed is to craft […]

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Five Christmas Marketing Tips

Christmas … that wonderful shopping season when sales surge – and competition can be crushing. Your ability to attract attention and leave a lasting positive impression on your customers is essential to securing holiday sales in the present and for Christmas future. Try the following five Christmas marketing tips to connect with your customers so […]

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Best Christmas Graphic Design Resources

Everyone loves receiving gifts, and some like giving them even more. For you, here is a list of Christmas graphic design freebies you can use in your own designs. Follow these links for templates, illustrations, Photoshop brushes and Christmas design inspiration. Be sure you double-check all licenses for usage rights first. Merry Christmas! Charlie B. […]

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