Agencies and Big Data

Agencies and Big Data

We couldn’t agree more. “Marketers need to seriously invest in owning more of the technology and data stack themselves, and that goes for agencies, too. Add value not just on the creative side, but on the data side. It’s time for agencies to become...
Mobile First: Why It Matters

Mobile First: Why It Matters

As sites age and the web advances, the desire to take an old website and make it responsive can seem very appealing. For simpler sites this might be a good hold over until budget becomes available to do a new website. For larger sites though this can summed up with...
Gmail and Responsive Email Design

Gmail and Responsive Email Design

All email newsletter builders rejoice! GMail is finally getting much needed improvements to it’s ability to recognize and support responsive CSS and accessibility markup. Ask any email newsletter designer and builder how they feel about GMail on phones and their face...

Inclusive Advertising

From the very first day Craig and I planned out what CRIANA would be about at it’s core, we both strongly felt business can do good, while making a living. Advertising/Marketing in particular can encourage you to buy without making you feel less of yourself....

PayPal’s New Money

The ads were certainly interesting this #SuperBowl50. 1. Our cars are where we get be ourselves and define ourselves. 2. We’ve got some weird medical issues. 3. Our finances are screwed up, but there’s a few who aren’t and well they’re better...
Vacation Discoveries XO

Vacation Discoveries XO

There’s no substitute for a “real” Starbucks barista, but when you’re in remote areas (like the Maine Coast) this is a close second. Super simple, super great! We were vacationing in Maine with friends, started throwing these ingredients together and discovered an...