Entries by Kyrsten Dubuc

Get Your Virtual Paddles Ready

The hammer is about to fall at AdBID 2015. AdBID is AAF Toledo’s annual online auction of advertising products and services. Register before the May 1 conclusion for your chance to score some of our latest sensory print products. As a member and supporter of AAF Toledo, Homewood is donating either 250 custom “tear off” […]

Project Profile: National Fatherhood Initiative

National Fatherhood Initiative® (NFI) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1994 to reverse our nation’s destructive trend towards father absence. Today, over 24 million American children live in homes in which their biological fathers do not live. As a result of living without the presence of a responsible and committed father, they face a […]

Getting the Most from Direct Mail

To paraphrase Mark Twain, rumors of direct mail’s death have been exaggerated. In fact, recent studies show that direct mail remains a relevant and effective promotional tool, even for e-commerce and digitally oriented businesses. We’ve compiled some best practices to help make your next direct mail campaign more successful. The following are five general guidelines […]

How to Combine Print Marketing & Your Ecommerce Site

What this article includes: Why Print Is Still Relevant Print engages more of the senses than digital media, making it memorable. As customers feel and smell paper, they gain tactile memories to associate with you. How Print Boosts Ecommerce If you think a small catalog would help increase your traffic, start with a limited print […]

Print Magazine Features Working Facebook ‘Like’ button

You can literally touch “like” on the actual paper magazine & it links to Facebook.   You can read the full article here: http://printmediacentr.com/2014/11/print-ad-drives-likes-to-your-facebook-page/?utm_content=buffer9be64&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

7th Grader Builds Braille Printer From Legos

“Last year, when he was just 12-years-old, Shubham Banerjee from California decided to build his own low-cost machine to print Braille, a touch-based writing system for the blind and visually impaired, after learning that the devices cost upwards of $2,000. He believed that there must be a way to make them cheaper so that the technology […]

Going Once, Going Twice …

It’s AdBID time! AdBID is AAF Toledo’s annual online auction of advertising products and services and will be open for bidding from April 20 to May 1, 2015. The fundraiser benefits the organization’s general operating fund, supporting educational programming, social events and student scholarships. It’s also a great chance to land your choice of cool […]