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Get bite-sized inspiration from our blog. Learn about color, branding, video, and more by exploring the posts below!
Brief Answers to Big Questions: Should I Hire a Creative Agency?

Brief Answers to Big Questions: Should I Hire a Creative Agency?

Anyone who has marketing needs knows creative agencies are a great solution to all your creative issues. But do you really need to hire one?
November 19, 2021
Penelope Giese Hits the OC Stage!

Penelope Giese Hits the OC Stage!

Meet Penelope! She acts, she assists, and she can untie any knot she comes across. We're happy to have her as project coordinator!
October 29, 2021
Brief Answers to Big Questions:  How Do I Get the Most From My Design Team?

Brief Answers to Big Questions: How Do I Get the Most From My Design Team?

Is it hard to say what you need? We've got 5 tips for getting the most from your design team. Learn to communicate clearly and effectively!
October 7, 2021
Brief Answers to Big Questions: Do I Need a New Website?

Brief Answers to Big Questions: Do I Need a New Website?

When is the last time you took stock of your image online? Is your data outdated? Are your trends no longer trendy? Check our list to see.
July 2, 2021
Welcome Rachel!

Welcome Rachel!

Rachel brings great enthusiasm and video experience to the OC team! She is talented in many areas, and she'd here to help in any way she can.
June 11, 2021
Darren Officially Joins the OC Team!

Darren Officially Joins the OC Team!

We're so happy to announce that we've adopted Darren as our full time video director. It's always great when we can hire on our contractors!
May 14, 2021
Get to Know Sara!

Get to Know Sara!

We think our new Project Manager is the bees-knees. She's got loads of management experience and some pretty neat life experience, too!
April 30, 2021
You Love Us!  You Really Love Us!

You Love Us! You Really Love Us!

We're honored to have won the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce 2020 Business of the Year award. We join many great businesses who have also won.
April 16, 2021
Not Just for Stylish Spiders:  Web Design Trends 2021

Not Just for Stylish Spiders: Web Design Trends 2021

What can you do to make your website stand out in 2021? How about looking at the latest trends in web design and trying to incorporate them?
March 19, 2021
Typography Trends 2021:  Say it with Style

Typography Trends 2021: Say it with Style

Looking for good ideas in design? Check out our predictions for what typography trends will be popular in 2021!
February 12, 2021
On Trend 2021:  Design the Future

On Trend 2021: Design the Future

What's trending in 2021 in the world of design? As it turns out, tons of cool stuff. Check out our exploration of 2021 hot design trends.
January 29, 2021
President, Creative Director, and…Awards Judge?

President, Creative Director, and…Awards Judge?

One of our very own was asked to serve as a judge for a national awards competition in marketing for community colleges. Pretty neat!
January 14, 2021
Introducing the 2021 Pantone Colors of the Year

Introducing the 2021 Pantone Colors of the Year

See the new selection for color of the year from the wizards at Pantone. We think they're fantastic, and we hope you will, too.
December 18, 2020
OC’s Guide to Visual Elements, Part 8: Space

OC’s Guide to Visual Elements, Part 8: Space

The final piece of our series on elements of design is all about space--positive and negative, and how to balance those for effect.
November 10, 2020
One Little Mark Can Make All the Difference: Debate, Advice, and the Oxford Comma

One Little Mark Can Make All the Difference: Debate, Advice, and the Oxford Comma

The Oxford comma has been the subject of great debate over the years, mostly between grammar nerds, style gurus, and writers. What's correct?
September 30, 2020