10 Things You Should Do Before Hiring a Web Designer

Hiring a web designer isn't easy, but you need to do it. Your business is up and running, you have the traditional marketing materials like business cards and brochures, and now you face your last start-up hurdle: ...

What is Typography and Why It Matters: An In-Depth Look

What is typography? Why does it matter? They say that communication is about 90% nonverbal and only 10% actual words. But what about written text? Of course, there’s no body language involved. But there ...

Small Business Advice We Wish We’d Known Sooner

Small business advice isn't hard to come by. As a new business owner, you've probably heard advice from older, more tenured owners. While most people appreciate advice, some of you probably ignored it. Mayb...

7 Easy Steps to a More Effective Logo Design

Effective logo design is not the same as "logo design." There is a varying degree of quality when it comes to the effectiveness of a logo design. These days, its seems like everyone and their granny is offering che...

Brand Audit: How to Carry Out a Brand Audit

Carrying out a brand audit is key before your company engage in any sort of rebranding project. Not unlike when you’re building a new website, you need to understand exactly how you’re currently performing. ...

What Makes a Great Client / Agency Relationship?

We have the best clients here at Canny. Hands down. We're also pretty good at the whole client/agency relationship. While we love all of our clients, not all agencies and clients have smooth sailing relationships. ...

How to Get the Most Traction on Social Media Today

More businesses than ever are turning to social media as a means to advertise. I believe that any effective digital marketing strategy has to include some form of social media strategy. The world today is one of iP...

The Fundamentals of Rebranding: Why You Might Need a Change

You’re a savvy business owner who knows that the brand of your business will make or break your success. Your brand is how you connect with your target audience – how you represent yourself and your consumers. It’...