Category Archives: Insipiration

Starting a Business or Art Project Without Funding? Try Kickstarter

Have you ever wanted to start a creative business and/or art project, but you didn’t have the initial funds to get it started? There is an answer for you without necessarily taking on that second job. The answer is crowdfunding. … Continue reading

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Tips to Help Your Twitter Presence

As a small business or non-profit, social media is a great way to connect with people that may have never heard of you before. That’s why having a good Twitter presence is essential for you no matter what business you … Continue reading

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Connect with Your Customers and Show Them You Care

Today, companies are investing countless dollars into marketing and advertising efforts to stay afloat and experience success in this market. However, a campaign can fall short simply because the company hasn’t left space for customer connection. Customers want to connect … Continue reading

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Yahoo Acquires Tumblr and Revamps Flickr: What Does This Mean for You?

Earlier this week Yahoo purchased Tumblr, the social media and blogging network for $1.1 billion dollars. Also this week, Yahoo released a new interface and overall look for Flickr, the photo sharing website. This is definitely a big week for Yahoo, … Continue reading

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Patagonia’s “Don’t Buy This Jacket” Campaign

At Upbeat Marketing we are always on the hunt for brands that introduce a fresh approach to marketing. We recently ran across a campaign that did just that. We hope this example will inspire you in your marketing efforts, and … Continue reading

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As the Demand for Content Grows, Consider Video

As visits continue to grow to sites like Pinterest, Instagram, and Youtube, one thing remains certain…people are devouring content. They can’t get enough. And furthermore, they’d rather not spend time reading content. This trend may be an issue of lack of time by … Continue reading

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Thank you, Reddit!

Upbeat Marketing has worked closely with the non-profit organization, Please BE KIND to Cyclists (PBKTC) for many years now. For those of you who don’t know, PBKTC is an Austin based non-profit that seeks to create a safe and healthy … Continue reading

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