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Custom Direct

August 8, 2019
Ideal Posting Times for social media

Ideal Posting Times

Generating engagement is key to any digital marketing plan. For companies to be successful […]
July 25, 2019
Don't Cut It Out - Social Media crop sizes

(Don’t) Cut It Out! : Perfect Image Sizing for Social Media Posts

When was the last time you were browsing in social media and came across […]
July 18, 2019
Why Marketing Automation Sales Funnel

What Is Marketing Automation—and Why It Matters

There are a variety of tools a business can use for marketing, so why […]
May 15, 2019
Brenna Dunckel

Welcome to the team

My name is Brenna Dunckel, and I am excited to join Custom Direct as […]
March 13, 2019
Mobile responsive website tablet

Why Your Website Must Be Mobile Responsive

WHY YOUR WEBSITE MUST BE MOBILE RESPONSIVE Where are you doing most of your […]
March 7, 2019
34th Educational Advertising Awards - Call For Entries

We Won Gold!

We Won Gold! Winners have been announced in the 34th Annual Educational Advertising Awards, […]
October 30, 2018
Refresh your website

9 Reasons Why Your Online Presence May Need A ‘Refresh’

A well designed website can be one of the most effective marketing tools your […]
December 22, 2016
Marche in Glen Ellyn

Our clients are news makers – and cheese mongers, too.

We’re proud to call Marché a client of Custom Direct. The staff at Marché curates […]
July 26, 2016
GECRC.com

Nonprofit Work – Doing Good by Doing Well

Creating a website for a small business client can be a very rewarding – and […]
July 12, 2016
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10 Ways to Gain More Twitter Followers

Twitter is a great tool to increase brand awareness, generate leads, and connect with […]
June 21, 2016
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Swimming with Big Fish on a Small Marketing Budget

Taking on a new business venture is risky-about as risky as swimming with sharks. […]
June 14, 2016
No One Reads - But Google Does

No One Reads – But Google Does

The average human attention span is 8.25 seconds, meanwhile the goldfish ranks higher at […]