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At esd, we write white papers on a broad variety of digital media topics, from lead nurturing and email marketing to search engine optimization and B2B buyer personas. Consult our media library for in-depth answers to all your digital media questions.

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A Love Letter To Valentine’s Day Marketing

Break out your wallets! It’s time to shower your paramours with those obligatory Valentine’s Day flowers, candy, cards and gifts from your local jewelry or retail store. Of course, everyone knows that you’re supposed to give your significant other a

Reflections on World Cancer Day

Editor’s note: Earlier today, I wrote this piece and posted it on my personal Facebook page to honor a friend. One of my coworkers read it and encouraged me to share it on this space. I do so in the

How to use SEO in content marketing

As a content marketer, you know that the key to attracting people and ranking well with a search engine is using the proper content. But content goes beyond the standard goals of writing at a 7th grade level, appealing to

Help fund your New Year’s resolution with $1000 from Community First Health Plans

Like most of us, I started my 2016 off with a desire to make my life better than it was the year before. Eat healthier, hit the gym, take a cooking class (ANY cooking class) – all the usual New

When is a product video more than a product video?

Recently, we had the opportunity to try something a little bit different: an online video for luxury linen designer Lili Alessandra. The company had contracted out for product videos before, but wanted us to find a way to do more

The #1 marketing trend to watch out for in 2016

The New Year is almost here, which means it’s time to roll out the annual lists of resolutions and trends. Our biggest prediction for 2016 is about creating and maintaining an exceptional customer experience. While your social media plan may

Why your business needs a blog: the ‘I Love the ’90s’ version

Back in the early 1990s, HBO and Cinemax revolutionized the use of content marketing by offering some of their programming free on Comedy Central in the form of Short Attention Span Theater, which featured then-up-and-coming comics like John Stewart and

Across the Youniverse: It’s the thought that counts…and the gift…and the wrapping paper….

Happy Holidays, fellow YouTube noobs! As many of you may recall, I recently dipped my toes into the massive, swirling virtual whirlpool that is YouTube SEO blogs (and if you don’t recall, you can read it here).   So many

Across the Youniverse: Which Tips *Really* Drive Traffic To Your YouTube Channel?

If you’re reading this blog, there’s a pretty good chance you got here by googling some form of the phrase ‘driving traffic To YouTube channels’.  That means you probably saw the same thing I did – 10.2 million results, with headlines

How to Write A Quick Blog Post

5 Tips to Blog Busting Most entrepreneurs and local business owners work hard to create a strong online presence, build great products or services, and strive to gain leverage with customers, only to realize they are sorely lacking content. Content

What Twitter Can Teach You About Nonprofits

What Twitter Can Teach You About Nonprofits   Twitter has brought many causes to the main stage over the past few years. Twitter became an outlet for people to rally behind a cause and bring light to issues that normally

Pinterest: The New Way to Shop

As the holiday season nears, a lot of people will be looking for inspiration on Pinterest for all their holiday parties and gifts. Thanks to Pinterest’s new “Buyable Pins” feature, you can now purchase select items, making your holiday shopping

Instagram Makes Its Entrance Into the Social Advertising Realm

Instagram recently announced the opening of its Application Program Interface (API), allowing marketers to start purchasing and posting ads to help automate Instagram advertising campaigns and target their specific audiences.   This is big news for digital advertisers who recognize the

Taking The Next Step Forward: From Mobile Site to Mobile App

The business world is going mobile as handheld devices are quickly becoming a primary portal for business transactions and customer outreach. Even Google is recognizing that more users turn to their phones, so mobile websites have now become a necessity

Using Facebook Ads to Increase Your Audience

Do you find that your Facebook audience isn’t growing how it once was or has become stagnant? It might be a good time to look into Facebook ads to increase your reach and hopefully attract the right audience to your

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esd & associates 07/10/17
Don’t miss your chance to take advantage of FREE fitness activities this summer. esd has partnered with San Antonio Parks and Recreation (SAPR) for three years in a row to bring the SA Parks Fitness App. So click here http://bit.ly/2uJfxZR to learn more about how you can get fit this summer and how to win some awesome prizes.
esd & associates 07/06/17
TBT to our amazing VP of Operations, Lindsay Ackels, representing esd at the Best Practices in Worksite Wellness Forum. esd is a proud member of the Mayors Fitness Council and is proud to offer our employees wellness incentives.
esdresults 06/29/17
Our VP of Operations Lindsay, will be on an #SABGH forum panel about best practices for #workplacewellness tomorrow… https://t.co/PzVHXS7SIC
esd & associates 06/29/17
Our VP of Operations, Lindsay Ackels, will be on an San Antonio Business Group on Health (SABGH) forum panel discussing best practices for workplace wellness. Lindsay helps esd stay healthy all year round! esd is a proud member of the Mayor’s Fitness Council, and we are excited for Lindsay to represent us tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. at the forum. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2u48pGX
esd & associates 06/27/17
Hard to believe our city is turning 300. Time really does fly when you’re having fun! We’ll have some exciting news for you as 2018 approaches about our involvement in this year-long celebration stay tuned!