Ah, rainy days, what to do with them in Greater Vancouver? People retreat to their homes and what do they do? They go online. That’s where more and more customers are doing their shopping. So, if you don’t want to lose out on customer traffic, maybe it’s time to assess that website of yours? Is it up to date with your latest posts or product info? Do your images need some refreshing? Let’s not forget e-commerce capabilities. If you have something to sell, what about creating coupons or setting up free shipping? If your website needs some TLC, … [Read more...] about Get ‘Web-ucated’ about WordPress and Ecwid through Our Brand New Learning Centre
If you've taken a peek around our website, you may have noticed that orange looks really good on us. The Original Ginger team designs beautiful custom marketing and branding solutions for our clients with every colour in the rainbow, but when it comes right down to it, we just can't resist our signature shade. Autumn leaves and ripe pumpkins are perfect examples... and they make a picture perfect setting for our super fun yearly OG Family and Friends event. Just look at all that glorious ginger! We're huge fans of Aldor Acres Family Farm; … [Read more...] about We Paint the Town Orange at our Annual Original Ginger Family and Friends Celebration
At Original Ginger, we’re always busy helping clients with their projects. Whether it’s building great websites, branding strategies, or creating eye-catching marketing videos, there’s always something happening at the OG headquarters. It seems we’re always on the move and when we’re not on the move, we’re literally out and about in the lovely area of Fort Langley, BC, walking our dogs, checking out new local eateries, or chatting up business owners to see how things are going. That’s when we realised, as busy as we are, we can’t get enough! We … [Read more...] about All About the Journey: How Your Brand Begins with Your Story and Ends in Success!
The Original Ginger team is proud to be out and about in the community all year round, having fun supporting local businesses and charities. While we love to celebrate and give back in every season, we have to admit – summer has got to be one of our favourites. As the days get a little shorter and cooler, we're taking a look back on some great photos from when we sponsored a sweet summer shindig: the 2017 BC Lupus Society Walk for Research and Picnic Party in the Park. We're proud to work with the BC Lupus Society on a number of fundraising … [Read more...] about Bright Sunshine and Brighter Smiles: Original Ginger at the BC Lupus Society Party in the Park
Humans are visual creatures by nature. This means, if you have an online presence (website, blog, email campaigns etc.), be sure to include photos, images, graphics. This will not only help break up the lame-o text, but help your visitors visually understand your messages. We’re actually just kidding about the lame-o text bit – text is sooo important! But seriously, not everyone can afford to have a paid subscription to those expensive stock photography sites. And besides, everyone uses them too. What you need is to find great images … [Read more...] about The 16 Best Free Stock Photo Sites
You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen… But do you recall, the Most Original Ginger of all? Ok, true enough. There are no ginger reindeers in that classic Christmas song. And you might think that we’ve dipped into the eggnog one too many times…but that’s the beauty of imagination and original thinking. Anything is possible! There’s no limit to what you can create! That’s why we love working with unique and creative people like yourself! And we want to thank you for being there! For visiting … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas to our ‘Original’ Community of Readers!