Archive for October, 2011
Today we welcome a new member to our team: meet Bryce Widelitz!
Hailing from West Los Angeles, Bryce steps onto the scene at Media Contour as our new Account Executive and brings with him a knack for detail and an entrepreneurial spirit. While studying Finance at The University of Arizona, Bryce co-founded designyourdorm.com which garnered major press attention from the press including Tech Crunch, The LA Times, Lifehacker, and The Washington Post. Bryce steps on board the team with experience in owning and running a website and knows the troughs and peaks of managing a successful website — an indispensable asset for our current and future clients. As a small business owner, Bryce fostered the success of his site by creating and maintaining a sterling rapport with his clients and a commitment to seeing things through to the end. On his off-time, you may find Bryce competing on the baseball field or DJing at one of your favorite clubs in West LA. Bryce may be reached online at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Content used to be king around the Internet, but nowadays context is the new sheriff in town. When writing something for an audience, it’s good to be an expert in the particular field, as a matter of fact many times it is imperative. Marketing Consultant Paul Tobey uses this diagram and explanation to describe the difference between content and context:
“Above you’ll notice that inside the bowl is some water and that water represents the content of the bowl. Your content is your experience and knowledge that you will share with your audiences. You’ll also notice that if your bowl springs even the tiniest of leaks, what happens to all your content? It leaks out – all of it.
So, what is more important that the content? (more…)
On Monday, October 10, Our good friends (and neighbors) got together for a little meet and greet sponsored by the folks over at Yelp at The Atwater Crossing eatery in Atwater Village. It was great to see our little Los Angeles web design team meet and mingle with the beest of them. Here are some photos of the gang doing what we do second best (next to providing top notch branding and design services of course!)
My dad runs a successful business. And he has done so without stepping foot on the Internet. How has he done that? (more…)