Good Things Come In Fours: WDC Wins Four Design Awards In National Competition

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Wilmington Design Company brought home four prestigious awards in the 2014 American Graphic Design Awards. We received recognition for our graphic work for: REDIX – Tailgate Prize Pack Giveaway (pictured below) Atlantic Animal Hospital – Pet Rock C.A.R.E event poster Design Workshop – direct mail postcard Cape Fear Community College – President’s Report Graphic Design USA has sponsored a national … Continue reading

Gearing Up for a Simple 2014

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Simplification is defined as omitting or reducing complexity. Like many companies this time of year, we are taking inventory of 2013 and gearing up for 2014. The first question asked when planning is usually: “How can we be better in 2014?” Better is often synonymous with bigger, faster, more complicated or wild (think Lady Gaga or Miley Cyrus).  At WDC, … Continue reading

Client Featured in Builder Magazine

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Westan Homes approached us with a fantastic concept to offer typical “upgrades” as standard features in every home built.  Having named the venture “Bright Ideas” internally, Wilmington Design Company was tasked with bringing the concept to life visually and capturing the attention of an engaged audience. Working together with the client, the design and internet marketing team put in place … Continue reading

Diggers hit pay dirt! Steve Jobs’ 30-year-old mouse found in time capsule

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CNET – For 30 years, the exact location of the Aspen Time Tube, otherwise known as the “Steve Jobs Time Capsule,” was lost to history. Buried in an Aspen, Colo., field and containing hundreds of items, its most important treasure was the Lisa mouse Jobs used during his presentation at the 1983 International Design Conference in Aspen. Last Thursday, the … Continue reading

Law Firm Redesigns Site and Increase Conversions by 88%

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Traditionally, optimization is thought of as incorporating tactics into a site in order to increase visits. While increasing visits is important, thinking about measurement is often not considered in the initial planning stages. Optimizing a site for conversions from the beginning can ensure the proper people reach you online and take specific actions on your site. A website design must … Continue reading

Welcome to the New Red Door

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In almost every culture the color red means “Welcome”. We welcome you to visit the new standalone web site designed for Red Door Homes based out of Fayetteville, North Carolina. Red Door Homes experienced success with a tactic tested using pay per click advertising. We proposed targeting an audience searching for modular or mobile homes online and educating them on … Continue reading

Whose Mayfaire? My Mayfaire

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Things just got personal at Mayfaire Towncenter with the introduction of “My Mayfaire”. An interactive tool that stores personalized preferences and sends shoppers custom email notifications with information about favorite shops and restaurants in one place. Conceptualized after reviewing website analytics and discovering visitors were downloading coupons from each stores unique webpage, the creative team approached the shopping center marketing … Continue reading

Branding Santa

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We signed a big client… And we mean Big. As Christmas rapidly approached, our newest client realized that his look was out of date. The team at Wilmington Design Company took on an exciting challenge to rebrand Santa. With a combined 100-year knowledge of the client and careful tactics, the team began to craft a new image, coining the phrase, … Continue reading

Vance Young

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The website for Vance Young Real Estate has been newly remodeled! Wilmington Design Company worked with our long-time client to refresh the overall look and install additional components, while keeping the best elements of the site intact. The largest improvement for the Vance Young website was the Admin. The updated site is now equipped with WDC’s Fetch Admin 5, providing … Continue reading