UPDATED: Lakeshore Branding’s Happy New Year 2012 Giveaway: Win 250 Business Cards from Uprinting.com

On December 31st, 2011, wrote:

UPDATE: Thanks to everyone who participated in the Lakeshore Branding Happy New Year 2012 Giveaway that we organized with UPrinting.com. You all posted awesome responses! Unfortunately, there can only be one winner. And we’ve chosen Andi Luther-Philippe of WeLoveSoap.com as the recipient of a custom set of 250 business cards from UPrinting. Congratulations, Andi! We certainly hope that the cards help you jumpstart your new handmade artisan soap company. (Hey, we might order ourselves some, too.) Again, thank you so much to everyone who participated. We’re liekly going to run more promos soon, so stay in touch and please do keep visiting our blog regularly for updates. *** We here at Lakeshore Branding would like to thank our clients and readers for a great year. Thank you! The year 2011 was an absolute blast, but 2012 is going to be even more fun. To celebrate the transition, we’re going to do something cool here. We’re going to run a contest – Read the full article

Coming in 2009 from Lakeshore Branding

On January 2nd, 2009, wrote:

We have many great new features and functions planned for 2009. Stay tuned for more updates along the way, but here is a sneak peak of things to come: Search & Internet Marketing , SEO & SEM Workshops in Chicago (http://www.lakeshorebranding.com/classes/) Videos (http://www.vimeo.com/lsb) & (http://www.youtube.com/lakeshorebranding) Online tools for small business marketing Many more articles and tutorials

Some Other Blogs We Write For

On December 30th, 2008, wrote:

All of us have been busy between our businesses, blogs, side projects, and countless professional & networking events. If you are interested in some of the other blogs we write for, contribute to, or help manage, look no further: GreenWerk’s Green Eco Friendly Bloghttp://www.greenwerkspro.com/blog/This blog covers green and environmentally friendly news from Chicago and around the world. Articles range from Greening up your Office to Local Produce Supplier Recommendations in Chicago. Elevate Printing’s The Perfect Printing Bloghttp://elevateprinting.com/blog/This blog covers topics relating to Digital Wide Format printing, Industry News & Updates, Product Comparisons, and everything else that is going on in the printing industry. DigitalPrinter’s Adventures in Digital Printinghttp://digitalprinter.blogspot.com/This blog covers digital printing news and issues affecting commercial printers, digital printing, photography, graphic design, and fine art reproduction.

Ex Google employees new start up Search Engine Cuil Bigger might not be better

On July 28th, 2008, wrote:

The new Search Start up company, Cuil, http://www.cuil.com/, is making news all over the place for claiming to have indexed three times as much of the Internet’s web pages as Google. There results are overly generic and sometimes were extremely unrelavant. And good luck getting a search that is more than two words long completed. A search for “elevateprinting.com” yielded a generic web portal first, “Mr. Lind’s Eath Science Page” second, and “Ms. Nyland’s Trimester Exam Review” third. (http://www.cuil.com/search?q=%22elevateprinting.com%22&sl=long) Surprising to see that elevateprinting.com, Google PR of 3, was no where to be found over three sites that it doesn’t appear Google cared to index. They also claim they need to run significantly fewer relative servers per query than Google. After getting the following error, maybe they should reconsider: No results because of high load… Due to excessive load, our servers didn’t return results. Please try your search again. Overall it seems like they might have the right idea for – Read the full article