That “Branded” Product Look

What makes a product look branded? More than a logo, it’s a concept called Visual Language. Learn more about it by reading BMB’s article.

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The Knowledge You Need To Grow Your Brand

BMB helps entrepreneurs, marketers, and designers reach their full potential as brand builders. We provide the examples, concepts and teaching that enables readers to build extrordinary brands.


Dr. Duane Varan Interview

Dr. Duane Varan Interview

Colin Finkle interviews Dr. Duane Varan and discusses what is happening neurologically with trusted brands, brand associations, and new advertising technologies


What is Brand Voice?

Understanding Brand Voice and the 4 steps you need to take to communicate with a consistent personality. Editor's note: There is an over-abundance of marketing copy out there with a disturbing lack of personality and absolutely no brand voice. We are fortunate to have...

What is Visual Language?

Designers and brand managers are told that a consistency of design is important for the brand they are working with. But do we really know what this means? Or why it's a good thing? Prior to my work in brand strategy, I was an industrial designer for 11 years. I have...

Logos With TM

14 examples to help you understand why and how to use the TM symbol. If you cannot protect your brand from other people using your name and logo, then investing in a brand at all makes little to no sense. Someone will benefit from all of your brand marketing if they...

Taglines of the Top 100 Brands

"The Ultimate Driving Machine" to "Finger Lickin' Good." Here are the taglines of the top companies in the world. A couple of readers were asking for guidance on taglines. Frankly, I don't know much about slogans or taglines; I have worked for over a decade helping...

What does Brand Safety mean?

What does Brand Safety mean?

If you pay to advertise your brand, then you are trying to make it easier for your brand to sell products in the future. What if your display ads ended up doing the opposite? What if it became harder to sell after you paid money to advertise? That would be tragic, but...

Examples of Successful Umbrella Brands

Understanding what an Umbrella Brand or Family Brand is and exploring 15 examples. It can often be a challenge to understand the relationships between products and their brands. Brand architecture can take many forms. The key is to understand examples, and here we...

The ‘Wow’ Logo Colors

The ‘Wow’ Logo Colors

Highlighting the best logo color combinations. Feel free to use them! It is a challenge to find colors for our logo designs that our clients will like, and we will feel proud to present. The trick is to pick colors that are on-trend but work and will not go out of...

100 Thieves brand profile

Looking at the culture, apparel, and history of one of the fastest growing lifestyle brands. I have been hearing people in my circles talk about this new name, 100 Thieves, that is doing some exciting stuff to build their brand. Then I watched their video touring of...

How To Write An About Page to Establish E-A-T

Expertise, Authoritativeness, and Trustworthiness are feelings you want to inspire with the About Page on your website. Do you wish you could get more traffic to your website from Google searches? A low E-A-T score is a common barrier that keeps sites from appearing...