Fluid General Meeting

On October 28, Fluid Studio associates had our annual company meeting.

In the morning, we met for our annual meeting where we reviewed 2011 performance, discussed 2012 goals, and even learned a bit more about each other (who has met Thurl Bailey, who hasn’t broken a bone in their body, and other rare facts).

In the afternoon, we all went to The Leonardo in downtown … READ MORE


iphone apps Utah development Foursquare Gowalla Fluid Studio

Foursquare and Gowalla, among other location-based apps, are gaining more and more traction.

It is interesting to see large corporations start to sit up and take notice.

They are now offering rewards through these location-based mobile apps.

A good example is the recent partnership between American Express and Foursquare. American Express cardholders can register their card with Foursquare, and when they check in at participating … READ MORE


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ipod nano accessory icuff

Fluid’s latest packaging client is iCuff, an innovative new company creating leather cuff accessories for the iPod Nano.

A capture of their website is above.

The iCuff™ allows you to attach your iPod Nano™ and other electronic devices to your wrist, are made out of genuine leather, and are made in the good ‘ol U.S.A.

There are many different styles and colors to choose … READ MORE


Tux or no tux at the awards banquet? That is the question.

Fluid Studio was nominated for the Davis County (Utah) Chamber of Commerce Innovation Award (mainly for our work in the social media realm and the outreach we have had with businesses training them on these topics in seminars).

We could use some more hardware in the office (can’t everyone?). Keep your fingers crossed … READ MORE


In an age when nonprofit organizations are struggling harder than ever to have their messages heard, the value of branding and design has become increasingly essential to their survival.  Today, a first-of-its-kind book, Designing for the Greater Good, was released to offer readers insights into great nonprofit branding campaigns in 24 inspiring case studies and hundreds of illustrated examples.  Fluid Studio was among the … READ MORE


Grow Your Business with LinkedIn!

When? Friday, December 18, 2009 from 11:45 PM – 1:00 PM (MT)

LinkedIn is a business-oriented social networking site.

Founded in December 2002 and launched in May 2003, it is mainly used for professional networking. As of October 2009[update], LinkedIn had more than 50 million registered users.

How can you use it to find a job,



Looking to get hired in the ad agency and/or graphic design world?

Get familiar with digital mediums, including how to integrate social media into the marketing mix.

More than a third of 250 randomly selected, senior-level advertising and marketing executives report they’ll be increasing staff in the next 12 months, while 55% are planning to maintain current levels and 10% expect cuts, according to a … READ MORE


Charlene Li, co-author of Groundswell, and former Forrester analyst, started her own company, the Altimeter Group.

We all know with the advent of social media like Facebook, youTube, LinkedIn, and Twitter, marketing is changing. Marketers today can be mired in a jumble of buzzwords that have little meaning behind them.  Marketers need to rethink strategies and start thinking about relationships first. She says … READ MORE


In teaching a recent seminar on social media to a group of Utah CEOs, I was bombarded with questions like:

“Is LinkedIn the best social network for businesses?”
“How can creating a Facebook page for my company impact my business?”
“Should I be on Twitter?”
“How can YouTube help drive traffic to my website?”

These are all very valid questions. We are all hearing more … READ MORE


Have you heard?

iTunes 9 will likely include integration with Facebook, Twitter, and Last.fm.

Mashable provides some additional details about that rumor (courtesy of The Boy Genius Report) as quoted below:

At the heart of the supposed features is the ability to broadcast what you’re listening to, as well as an application – separate from iTunes – that would consolidate all of your