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Branding

Duckpin Named One of Top 50 Branding Agencies

December 5, 2019by Andrew Woods

Agency Spotter Top Branding Agency Badge 2019

This morning our Rollers received an early holiday surprise from Agency Spotter: Duckpin has been named one of the top 50 branding agencies globally by the digital services review site. Let's put things into context and explain why this is significant. The site's "top branding agencies quarterly report evaluates almost…

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Web Development

5 Web Development Best Practices for 2020

November 25, 2019by Derek Hargest

web development best practices

The web in 2020 will be an exciting place, but there are more pitfalls than ever. These best practices are just a few examples of a better way to navigate being one of the few who get through it. Time spent improving and future-proofing your workflow to include best practices…

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Culture

The Rollers’ Guide to Baltimore Area Shopping for the Holidays

November 21, 2019by Andrew Clark

Baltimore Holiday Shopping Guide from Duckpin

With the holidays coming up in a few weeks and being passionate Baltimorons, the other Rollers and I pulled together a list of our favorite local retailers. From old school Polish butchers to chic home good stores, our picks span a variety of interests and geographic locations in Baltimore City…

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Marketing

#SupportLocal: Small Business Saturday Tips

November 8, 2019by Andrew Clark

Small Business Saturday Tips from Duckpin

It's only a week after Halloween, and you've likely already been bombarded with marketing related to the upcoming winter holiday season. This may leave you thinking, "What is going on? Every year the holiday season promotions keep getting earlier!" Even being a marketer, I can empathize with your feelings, and…

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Culture

Maryn’s VTO: Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

November 5, 2019by Maryn Jacobs

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

A cause near and dear to my heart is animal welfare. It's in my blood as my family has been a huge philanthropic supporter of animal-related causes for decades. Almost 35 years ago, my mother and aunt began donating to a new, and very small organization called Best Friends Animal…

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Culture

How Our Designers Find Inspiration

October 29, 2019by Kandice Wilson

graphic design inspiration

It’s more than just color theory and a selection of symbols. Graphic design is the art of sending messages through visual communication. Brand marketers and content strategists use it to solve problems, answer questions, and elevate the user experience. It’s the combination of multiple disciplines, including typography, layout design, and…

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