Same Bat Time, Same Bat Channel: The Evolution of Comics for the Next Generation of Graphic Designers

As a child, I read every comic book I could get my hands on. From Spiderman to the Fantastic Four, Ironman to the Hulk and Captain America to the X-Men, I couldn’t wait for next month’s issue to reveal how the heroes would escape the inescapable predicament in which they found themselves. Today, it is amazing to see that everyone, fans and non-fans alike, can enjoy these adventures I read as a boy.

From Comic Books to Movies to TV

CommCreative in the COMMunity: Build a Backpack Program - Jewish Family Services of Metrowest

Giving back to the community is a core value within our agency culture. CommCreative welcomes the opportunity to support charitable initiatives within the local community.

Last month, a few members of the CommCreative team volunteered for the Build a Backpack program, sponsored by Jewish Family Services (JFS) of Metrowest. The team and over 100 families from the community came to the local library to pack backpacks with school supplies for students in need for the upcoming school year.

Social Media Marketing Trends for 2014: Predictions & Reflections

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It seems like just yesterday I was compiling a list of the top social media marketing trends for 2014. Now that we’re more than halfway through the year, I thought it would be interesting to reflect on the predictions I made and see if any social media marketing trends have shifted.

Top 5 Mobile Marketing Trends to Know

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Mobile marketing is one of the biggest trends that is transforming the digital marketing landscape in 2014. In fact, global mobile advertising spending will reach $18 billion in 2014, according to Gartner. Here are five of the most important mobile marketing trends that you as a marketer should be aware of and how to incorporate them into your digital marketing strategy.

How Can a Business Survive Without a Website in 2014?

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Your Market Basket is empty.

Anyone living in Massachusetts has been paying at least some attention to the recent Machiavellian goings-on at Market Basket, a local supermarket chain. I won’t bore you with the complicated details, but the company is under heavy fire from its own employees for firing CEO Arthur T. Demoulas (at the hand of his cousin, Arthur S. Demoulas—like I said, it’s pretty complicated).

Customized Search: What It Means To Your Business & How To Capitalize On It

This past year has brought a proliferation of changes to the results from typical queries we see on search engines. Year after year, personal search results have become more sophisticated. Now our historical searches, friend groups, interests and other key factors influence our personal search results. This has forced progressive businesses to re-evaluate the way they target their consumers.

The Growing Adoption of mHealth (Mobile Healthcare) & What It Means to Healthcare Organizations

As smart phones have increasingly become a part of our daily lives we are starting to see subsequent shifts in traditional industries. One of the industries that has seen the greatest change is healthcare. The healthcare industry is recognized as one of the top three fields expected to experience new mobile business model growth over the next five years, according to a recent Deloitte study.

The Influence of Comic Books on Graphic Design

Comics have always existed as a fun, light-hearted fantasy told with pictures and talk bubbles. A familiar part of our childhood with roots in the history of storytelling. Today comics are a booming industry. With the recent influx of superhero blockbuster movies, comics are the new cash cow of Hollywood. That’s why it’s gratifying to see when comics become voices of change, raising them to a higher plateau.

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