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By emilygall | July 23, 2019

So much room for activities! North of Eight Design & Marketing has a new home in Siren, WI. Well, technically it’s our first home…though shout out goes to our local coffee shops for hosting us these past few months . We’re wicked excited about all of the opportunities this new space will afford us. Check…

Tips & Tricks To Improve Your 4th of July Photos

By kassie | July 2, 2019
tips and tricks to improve your holiday photos

The 4th of July is just TWO days away, which means that we are only two days away from millions of people staring into the night sky to catch a glimpse of all the big and beautiful fireworks. That’s not all! There will be parades, cook outs, trips to the family cabin and even opportunities…

How To IGNITE Your 4th of July Marketing Campaigns

By kassie | June 27, 2019
4th of July Marketing Blog

How to IGNITE Your 4th of July Marketing Campaigns Happy ALMOST 4th of July! In light of my FAVORITE holiday, I wanted to provide you with some fire-y tips and tricks that will help boost your 4th of July marketing campaigns. Host a Social Media Contest: Who doesn’t love free stuff?! Especially during the holidays!…

Blogception: A Blog on Blogs

By emilygall | June 20, 2019

Today on the North of Eight blog we’re going to talk about blogging. We’re going to blog about blogging. [That’s a funny word, no?] We blogs. Honestly we use them all the time – not just here, in this space, but we often reference them when we’re trying to learn new things. They’re spaces on…

Some Inspirational Blog Post

By kassie | June 13, 2019
Don't let your dreams be dreams. Just do it.

Definition “Makin’ it” (ma·​kin·​it) (verb-ish): To be successful by working to accomplish your hopes and dreams. Chasing after your aspirations. [Source: Kassie’s Dictionary] i.e. “Have you heard what Emily has been up to lately? She really is makin’ it in this little ol’ town.” “Makin’ It” in a Small Town I’m feeling rather inspirational today.…

How To Create Relevant & Engaging Content

By kassie | May 30, 2019
How to create engaging and relevant social media content

You did it. You’ve FINALLY decided to take that giant leap of faith and join the world of social media after reading Emily’s rad blog post from last week. The problem is that you don’t have the slightest clue where to start… What is considered engaging content? What do rotisserie chickens have to do with…

Social Media – Don’t just set it and forget it.

By emilygall | May 23, 2019

If I told you that 2.38 billion people read your local newspaper each month, would you be sure to place your advertisement? Heck yes you would, because you’re an opportunist. That 2.38 billion active users is just for Facebook. That figure doesn’t include potential customers on Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Snapchat, LinkedIn and whatever other new-fangled…

A Photographer’s Wishlist (& Recommendations)

By kassie | May 16, 2019
photography equipment wishist

Summertime Dreamin’ With SUMMER being well on its way here (you can show up any-day now! This Texas girl is DONE being cold!), I can’t help but dream of warmer days and a bigger camera-bag. I’ve been quite busy doing some fun product photography and video shoots for clients over the last couple weeks; while…

Do I Really Need A Website?

By emilygall | May 13, 2019
Do you really need a website?

I’m a small business owner…do I need a website?   One of the most important things to me as the owner of this little, middle-of-nowhere agency is to give sound marketing advice to my fellow small business owners. One of the questions I get asked a lot is whether or not a client needs a…

Soo What Do You Do..?

By kassie | May 2, 2019

Me: Everyone else: “Soo what exactly do you do for a living..?”   Hi y’all! Welcome to our N8 blog! As our agency continues to grow, we decided that we wanted to establish a place (via the Interwebz) where you guys can come and join us along every step of this incredible journey. We thought…


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