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Design Process Highlight- Michelle Salsman Photography

Each of the logos we design has a unique background story that helps it come to fruition. Creating the perfect design for our customers is what we love so much about this business. The logo for Michelle Salsman Newborn Photography was so much fun to create, so we are...

IHOP’s Name Change: Brilliant?

The online buzz this week is IHOP’s (hopefully temporary) name change to IHOb. The company teased the change last week and on Monday finally revealed what the “b” stands for: Burgers. If you’re scratching your head in confusion, join the many others on Facebook,...

Build a Brand…and Stick with It

The more consistent your messaging, the more consistent your branding—whether via words, design, offerings, or perspective. Your brand should build awareness and develop trust and loyalty with customers. Networks like Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram attract hundreds...

You’re Invited to our Open House on September 14

It's time to show off our new digs and invite you to our Open House on Thursday, September 14 from 3pm - 6pm. We've been working hard all summer to get moved in and get in the design groove so we can better serve our clients. Please make plans to attend our Open House...

Trade Ideas Plans Move Downtown

NEW BERN, NC, April, 14, 2017 — Trade Ideas, LLC, a design and marketing firm, is celebrating 10 years of providing exceptional public relations materials, event planning, web design, marketing tools, and so much more to business and organizations in New Bern and...

Roger Grear, Owner, Liftavator

“We do not know of a better web design team than Trade Ideas. After 10 years of trying to find a design firm to handle what we do, we finally found one! There is no one we trust more than Shannon to take us to the next level. We are looking forward to an exciting and...