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The word branding is tossed around a lot. But honesty, I think branding is one of the most misunderstood and misused terms in marketing.
A brand is the image or perception, good or bad, of a product, service, company, concept or even a person. It’s what sets it apart from things in the same category. A brand can be powerful, disappointing, enlightening, or just plain confusing. Some brands have staying power and grow strong reputations. Coca-Cola is one of my personal favorites. But even good products or companies can suffer a brand or identity crisis.
Here are a few things I’ve learned over the years about brands and the art of branding:
Here’s an interesting article by Jeff Bullas on how to build and market your own personal brand: http://bit.ly/z4eL8K
What branding ideas would you add to the list? I welcome your input.
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