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3 Ways Video Elevates Business Connections

Video for Growing Business Connections

Business Connections & Video Production You would probably surprise yourself if you found out how much time you spend on the internet watching videos. While traditional media advertisements are still important, it’s becoming clear that video ads are rising in popularity. In 2021, it is expected that television ads will make up about a third of advertising budgets. On the

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Video Project: Travel Safe to Sisseton, SD

Sisseton, SD social media Video Project in South Dakota

Celebrating A Unique South Dakota Town Sisseton, SD is a vibrant town full of wonderful small businesses, beautiful art, and wondrous culture. It’s a great place to visit in northeast South Dakota. Recently, they needed to create a social media campaign to urge travelers to visit safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. They heard about the wonderful work we’ve done to

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5 Great Apps for Small Business Marketing

Small Business Marketing

There are lots of apps out there that can help with small business marketing. The tricky part is figuring out what’s useful for each part of your business. I had a conversation yesterday with a colleague about how it’s hard to imagine how I’d fall out of step with technological advances. For my sake, I hope I don’t lose touch

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Content Strategy: 4 Key Marketing Steps

Content Strategy for Social Media

Your content strategy is what separates your business from the pack. You should plan social media content ahead of time to succeed in online marketing. Less digitally savvy people have a common misconception about social media. They believe that social media posts are just created on a whim. However, that’s not the case, at least among the businesses and organizations

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Roncalli – Brochures

About this Project: Roncalli is a Catholic School in Aberdeen, South Dakota that has K-12. In an effort to increase enrollment, we created a series of brochures for the different grade levels that would be mailed out to prospective parents and students. The goal was to make the brochures unique and memorable and not easy to overlook. The first two

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InsuraCrop – Stationary

About this Project: We got the opportunity about a year ago to do work with InsuraCrop from the get go. From name creation to their logo to their website, we worked with them every step of the way to create a professional image for their crop insurance business. Part of the process was to create business cards for each Greg

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We Fix Website Problems When Your Web Designer is MIA

We fix website problems

Quick…if you need a new website, just call us now: 605-226-3481. We fix website problems so you can get back to doing business. That is the kind of reliability you can expect when you work with us. McQuillen Creative Group has been designing websites in Aberdeen, SD since 2001. Many, many other web providing companies have come and gone in

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Jan Busse Ford Commercial – Video Production

Jan Busse Ford Commercial

About this Project: TV Commercial and Video Production in Aberdeen, South Dakota At Jan Busse Ford Pioneer Garage, they are proud of their past service. They have dedicated years to building trust with the community. Jan Busse Ford looks forward to fulfilling the vehicle parts and service needs of future customers. They are located in Highmore, South Dakota. Busse came

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Great Websites From Aberdeen, SD

You’ll never see an ad on TV for graphic design services. Same goes for video production services. So why are we being bombarded with online and TV ads for website design services? This might cause you to think that website production is easy. So easy in fact that any monkey in the world can whip them out. These companies have

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Mobilegeddon Is Upon Us! Mobile-Friendly Websites

Don’t you hate it when ads make you feel threatened, causing you to react out of fear. We certainly despise that. Google’s recent announcement that they are changing the way they deliver search results on mobile devices is causing panic among folks with websites. At least that’s what web developers want you to think. Granted, there is cause for alarm, and

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Aberdeen Chamber – Postcards

About this Project: The Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce in South Dakota has been an established voluntary non-profit membership organization since 1884. The 630-member organization works together to expand and attract businesses in the area. As a way to help with their goal, they called upon McQuillen Creative Group to develop postcards highlighting the tourist attractions and benefits of living

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Oz Theme Continues for Aberdeen Promotion

If you’ve seen the Broadway sensation, Wicked, you probably remember how each Oz character came to be. Unfortunately, the production is 100% incorrect in relating how the Scarecrow and Tin Man came to be. The Tin Man was named Nick Chopper and he was a normal dude. He fell in love with a sorcerer’s daughter who disapproved of him. The

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Complicated Soil Management Site

soil management

The cool thing about what we do at McQuillen Creative Group is getting to learn about a lot of different industries and practices within those industries. As we learn more and more about our surrounding agricultural culture we’re fascinated by what people are doing. Take Precision Soil Management in Redfield, SD for example. These folks take a variety of soil

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Wessington Springs Student Wins Competition

We were pleased to award Michelle Scwiedop of Wessington Springs High School with a check for $500 for her winning entry in the 2010 Big Idea Business competition. Each year the Small Business Development Center hosts this competition open to Northeast South Dakota high school students. The objective is to get kids thinking about how to go about fostering an

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Helping Out Aberdeen’s Finest

This was one of the coolest projects I’ve had the privilege of designing. I was approached by the Aberdeen Police Department to design their new shoulder patch for their uniforms. They had originally wanted typical Aberdeen things, pheasants, wheat, South Dakota state shape, etc. After a few attempts we agreed on some more iconic, Aberdeen-specific items. They had a catalog

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Webb Shoe Company Website Ad

Webb Shoe company

  Webb Shoe Company lasted over 100 years in the Hub City. They were a staple of Aberdeen. I had the honor of designing an ad for Webb Shoes to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2009. Webb shoe company was one of my favorites. I really like this ad we designed for Webb Shoes. Webb’s just celebrated their 100th year

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