Posts made in December, 2011

Vanessa and WinSome Design pt. 1

I would like to formally introduce myself…I am Vanessa Rodriguez, I have a pretty awesome title — Visual Communications Specialist. I even have business cards (I feel so grown up). I started my career in graphic design at a local print shop and gained a whole lot of prepress experience. I couldn’t believe everything I learned in school was paying off! I always payed attention in class and got good grades, but actually getting paid is a different feeling. Eventually I moved on to work in the newspaper biz—or fish wrap, as some people call it. I learned a lot there too, but...

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Demystifying Websites

Alphabet Soup Do you have a website? Did you build it yourself, or have it built? Did you ever need to know what .html, .php, cms, cold fusion, .xhtml, Joomla, Drupal or css were? (Did you start to sweat? Don’t worry—this isn’t a quiz.) WinSome’s team are proponents of client-managed websites. Yes, it takes potential dollars out of our pockets, so many clients are surprised and concerned that we do not have them sign maintenance contracts with the websites that we create for them. Will we maintain a site for a client? Of course! But if we built a site for you in the last...

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A new look, a new website

It was high time for a change. WinSome specializes in brand development and marketing. I often find myself talking to clients and prospects alike about revamping their images to make their brand more true to the company as it is today. It was high time to do the same thing for ourselves. The first thing was a name change. We dropped “Design” from our formal name. Not because we are no longer designers or that we don’t offer that service—we do—it’s at the core of everything that we do. But we offer so much...

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Learn More

More than a logo–an intangible sum of attributes that include names, packaging, and price; history; reputation; and the way you advertise. Brand includes a company’s culture, it’s attitude, and all of it’s people. Read more about the work we did for Earth & Ocean Systems, Inc. in the Case Studies section of our site.

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