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Top 3 Animation Trends That Grab More Attention

Top 3 Animation Trends That Grab More Attention

How do you get people to stay on your website once they land there? You capture their attention. There are many ways to create reader engagement – some more annoying than others. Currently, graphic animations are proving to be one of the most popular attention-grabbing devices.

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How to Get the Most Punch from Your Animation

How to Get the Most Punch from Your Animation

If you’re going to go to the effort and expense of creating a quality animation, why not implement it to give your website the biggest boost possible? To get the biggest bang out of your animation, pay attention to its quality, location, and attributes.

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10 Questions for Getting the Most from Animations

10 Questions for Getting the Most from Animations

Animations on your website is a powerful way to attract and inform viewers – provided it’s done right. Before starting on an animation project, there are ten questions you need to answer so that you can get the best results from the final product.

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Four Advantages of Animation Over Live Video

Four Advantages of Animation Over Live Video

These days, most people understand the power of video in marketing. What many people miss is that an animated video is frequently far more impactful than a live one. Consider these four advantages animation provide:

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Motion Graphics to Promote Who You are to Your Clients

Motion Graphics to Promote Who You are to Your Clients

The world is full of people. You cannot – nor do you want to – do business with all of them. Trying to fit in with everyone is not only exhausting and a waste of time, it destroys your credibility. If you say whatever it takes to make the sale, someone will catch you in a contradiction.

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What Visual Style Should You Use for Your Animation?

What Visual Style Should You Use for Your Animation?

in today’s market, just having a message isn’t enough. People don’t want to read lots of text, if any. Fortunately, animated visuals can effectively communicate your message in a way people will pay attention to. But, what visual style should you use? I’m glad you asked!

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Motion Graphics Video Production Process

Motion Graphics Video Production Process

To get a high-quality animation worthy of your business, it takes a lot of work and time. There are a bunch of places online that claim they can create something for you really quickly; but, those are often low quality, and won’t get you the results you want

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Storytelling Thoughts From EACG Fest

Storytelling Thoughts From EACG Fest

Storytelling is a powerful tool that mankind has been using for thousands of years. Our brains our wired to comprehend stories. Studies show that we only retain about 10% of what we read the first time on a bulleted list, compared to 70% of what we hear in a story.

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Third EM Marketing Blog Post

Third EM Marketing Blog Post

5 ways motion graphics can be effectively used in digital marketing. If you’re interested in learning about how effective motion graphics are, or what you need to have before starting an animation, please read my two previous blog posts!

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How Motion Graphics Improves your ROI

How Motion Graphics Improves your ROI

Are you wondering if investing in motion graphics marketing content is a good idea for your business? The short answer: yes. In today’s market, video content — including motion graphics — is the preferred way for people to receive information.

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Working with Karl and his team was fantastic! He managed the production process on his side effectively and was extremely prompt with communication and delivery.

Harry Litvack

Owner, Lit Digital Media

One of the great things people should know about Karl is that he is a person of integrity and completely focuses on providing as much value for others as possible.

Clifton Mbanugo

Owner, Clifton Creative Web

They not only stuck with us through some of the project's twists and turns, but also did a stellar job turning over quality work quickly. Our client and our shop was thrilled with Squash and Stretch under Karl's leadership.

Brandon Wasserburger

Creative Director, Fire Tribe Inc.

 

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