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The 5 Essentials of Visual Branding

The essential aspects of visual brand identity are a brand mark, color, typeface, graphics and imagery. Here’s what you need to know.

2018 Trends in Corporate Reporting White Paper

Is a Responsibility or Sustainability Report a must have? Do companies still do Annual Reports? Should you consider a digital version? What about video?

Brand vs. Branding?

What is a brand? How is it different from the process of branding? We’ve worked with a lot of brands here at Ideas On Purpose — here’s a good overview of the difference.

5 Rules for Message Clarity

Simple, powerful ideas differentiate you, sell products and reinforce your brand. So how do you achieve clarity?

3 Strategies to Up Your CSR Game

People not only hope that companies will “do what’s right,” they expect it. Communicating a clear, accessible Corporate Social Responsibility strategy can revitalize your company and your brand from the inside out.

5 Practical Reasons to Create a Digital Annual or Responsibility Report

These stakeholder communications serve defined audiences, but resonate far beyond those audiences if well strategized and promoted.

4 Reasons Why Annual Reports Still Matter

We've been hearing about the imminent demise of the annual report for over 20 years. Funny thing is it's not dying — just evolving. (Updated June 2017)

6 Tips for Promoting Your Online Annual or Responsibility Report

You’ve decided to create an online report. Great! But how will you get people to experience it? The web doesn’t work like print, you have to drive your audiences to your site. In other words, you need to market your site. And it's best to make your plan before the launch. The following tips are simple and each will increase traffic. (Updated May 2017)