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Media Jul 10, 2015

17 Facebook & Email Marketing Best Practices

Facebook is uniting efforts with several partners, including email marketing platform Mailchimp, to help small and medium businesses take advantage of their digital potential. On June 4th, the Boost Your Business with Facebook half-day conference stopped in San Diego. And of course Mindgruve had to be there! Expert panelists, guests, partners and the Facebook team… Continue Reading

Creative Mar 18, 2015

Brands Winning and Losing at SXSW

Thousands of the brightest minds in emerging technology descended upon Austin, Texas, as South By Southwest (SXSW) kicked off the Interactive portion of its annual festival March 11-15, 2015. Eager to engage the legions of technologists, marketers and agencies in attendance, a long list of brands set up shop inside the event and around the… Continue Reading

News Mar 10, 2015

Google Leadership Invites Mindgruve
Media Director to Collaborate at Google HQ

For a giant like Google, staying on top of its game means constantly improving its products and services. The best way to do that is by leveraging the knowledge and expertise of trusted industry partners. That’s why the Google team recently invited Mindgruve Media Director Steven Hellbusch – and only four other leading agency business… Continue Reading

Technology Dec 11, 2014

Why Mobile-Friendly Websites Will Win In 2015

Introducing Google’s New Mobile Guidelines & Tools It’s no longer a surprise, we all know that online mobile usage is growing at the speed of light and quickly taking over desktop usage across industries. As a result, mobile search and mobile applications are the first touchpoints between users and brands. 2014 was already announced as… Continue Reading

Uncategorized Oct 24, 2014

Chad Robley & Mike Hodges Awarded American Advertising Federation Silver Medal Award

San Diego, CA – October 24, 2014 – Mindgruve Cofounder and CEO, Chad Robley, and U-T San Diego President and COO, Mike Hodges, were awarded the American Advertising Federation Silver Medal Award at the Brand Diego Award ceremony on October 23. The AAF Silver Medal Award Program recognizes men and women who have made outstanding contributions… Continue Reading

News Oct 22, 2014

Mindgruve Wins Gold W3 Award

“Welcome to Beverly Hills.” Or so it says on the homepage of our award-winning site for the Beverly Hills CVB, LoveBeverlyHills.com! That’s right. Mindgruve has been honored with a Gold W3 Award in the General Website – Tourism category. The responsive design allows users to seamlessly check out upcoming events, local restaurants, shops, and places… Continue Reading

News Oct 17, 2014

Mindgruve Wins Ad Age Healthcare Award

Modern Healthcare & Advertising Age honored Mindgruve with a Silver Healthcare Marketing IMPACT Award! Competing against a wide variety of quality entries from nationally recognized healthcare brands, our efforts in MDVIP’s “National Doctors’ Day” digital marketing campaign won silver in the Digital Category. The award recognizes healthcare’s best advertising, marketing, promotion, and communication campaigns on… Continue Reading

Media Sep 15, 2014

What You Need To Know About Millennials

Being a Millennial isn’t as easy as it looks. For those of us born after 1981, we have to live with crushing student loan debt, being labeled as lazy or entitled and people waiting in line to tell us just what’s wrong with our generation. Not to mention, our childhood heroes are constantly being unceremoniously… Continue Reading

News Sep 11, 2014

Slowing Down The Internet.

Earlier this week, Apple unveiled the new iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch in a live-streamed event marred by a bevy of technical issues. And, the Internet promptly erupted with people taking to Twitter to voice their frustration. Just one day later, the Internet slowed to a halt. No, it wasn’t your router… Continue Reading

Creative Aug 27, 2014

What Makes A Successful Brand Tagline?

Working with brands to establish or reinvent their identities, we’ve heard a lot of talk about brand taglines lately. What brands have the most memorable taglines? Which ones have the worst? Are brand taglines even necessary today? Even if it never sees the light of day, going through the exercise of creating a concise slogan… Continue Reading