Computer & Electronics

How to Perfect Your Social Media Presence
July 1, 2022 at 8:41 am

Social media is an ever-changing landscape, and it can be challenging to determine how to leverage these platforms to help grow your business. We sat down with supplier partner, PromoKitchen Chef and social media all-star Charity Gibson to get her best practices for building a social media presence. Here are three key takeaways from our conversation...

10 Mistakes Promo Distributors Make With Their Websites
June 30, 2022 at 11:20 am

Your website is open for business 24/7, and it must quickly communicate to your ideal client that you understand their needs and wants, that you speak the same language and that they can trust you with their projects. If you’re interested in improving your distributor website, start by identifying what needs to be fixed. Are you making any of these mistakes?...

Spector Vision Augmented Reality
June 23, 2022 at 10:16 am

With the new 2022 Summer Ora collection comes some very exciting news! We have implemented a brand new and exciting feature called Spector Vision. This augmented reality tool will allow you to experience branded merch like you never have before. We are blurring the lines between a physical and digital experience by pairing each Ora product with its very own augmented reality code...

7 Fun and Unique Promo Products to Fit Your Client's Specific Needs
June 15, 2022 at 10:42 am

We always try to shine a light on the products that make us think, "Wow, I've never thought of that before." Products that fulfill a need end-users might not have known they had, or just stand out because of their individuality, are a good way to ensure that people hold onto them for a long time and have a more favorable view of your client...

Plugged In: What's New and What's Selling in Tech Promotional Products
June 13, 2022 at 11:09 am

What seemed like groundbreaking technology not so long ago (like the iPod) is now out of date. So you’d be forgiven if you’re behind on what end-users are looking for in their tech items. But that’s what the experts are here for. We spoke to a suppliers about what tech products their customers want, what trends are driving this demand and more...

Adidas' Latest NFT Move Expands Interplay Between Physical and Digital Merchandise
May 6, 2022 at 12:07 pm

The continuation of a program Adidas launched in January, the move firmly establishes the brand as an innovator in the area of interplay between physical and digital merchandise. This second round of apparel not only serves as a counterpart to the NFT, but is an incentive for NFT collectors to move onto the second phase of a larger program...

Why SEO Is So Important for Promo Distributors
May 5, 2022 at 12:33 pm

Seventy-five percent of people never scroll past the first page of search engines. This also applies to buyers of promotional products, many of whom use Google and other search engines to find a vendor. This means that if you want to be in the game, you must appear on page 1 for the right search terms. If you don’t, you are literally invisible to your ideal clients...

EU Inches Closer to USB-C Standardization for Chargers
April 22, 2022 at 11:50 am

The European Union is moving closer to mandating that all electronic devices requiring chargers use USB-C as a standard interface. This would decrease demand for chargers and limit waste.

Microsoft's Promotional 'Sonic the Hedgehog 2' Xbox Controllers Are Covered in Horrifying Fur (and Everybody Wants Them)
March 24, 2022 at 1:24 pm

Over the years, there have been some monumental advances in video game controller technology. The Atari joystick became the NES controller, which became the PlayStation DualShock controller, and so on. But today, friends, we are here to tell you that the next evolution of the video game controller has arrived. And it is covered in electric blue fur...

Should I Upgrade to Windows 11 With QuickBooks?
March 4, 2022 at 11:34 am

Ask the Accountant… Question: I keep seeing pop-ups to upgrade to Windows 11. Is that a good idea? Answer: If you do that, you will likely run into problems if you are running QuickBooks Desktop. Currently, Intuit is testing QB 2022 with Windows 11. Indications are that earlier years of QB will not be tested…