Versatile is the name of the game. At Pointer Advertising, we take the time to get to know your business. We make the brand uniquely yours. Experience seamless crossover from print to web, ensuring a stable brand and awareness.
Because marketing tells us what we need to design, we are not mired down in ego. We have no need for that here. We design for the consumer, not our own personal likes. This ensures design will be functional when it gets to the development stage. We care about superb web UX and brilliantly organized print layout, not awards.
If it can be printed, we can do it! Trade Show Booths, Business Cards, Print Ads, Catalogs, Package Design, Flyers, Direct Mail, and more.
In addition to Responsive and CSS graphic design, we also offer design for Apps, Retail sites, B-to-B sites, Content sites, Affiliate Programs, Paysites, and social media skins. We offer e-book setup and submissions, too!
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Today I want to talk about the Total Wordpress theme by WPExplorer. We'll look at the theme features and talk with AJ Clarke, the developer of Total. I have been using Total since 2014. Before I found the theme, I was using a different Wordpress theme for every site. Wordpress themes tend to have limited customization abilities. If you use the same theme for all of your sites they end up looking the same, even with custom CSS. This means learning a new theme every time you build a site. This also means finding glitches in the code, things don't work right, etc. I have used a ton of themes since I started using Wordpress over 10 years ago; Avada and many more. Every time I'm left feeling like "I wish it did this." I don't have that problem anymore with Total. It just DOES. It could be the poster child for Nike. Total is completely customizable. You really can create an unlimited amount of designs. It's truly insane. The day I installed this theme and saw what it could really do, I nearly cried. Yeah, I know… You're thinking "Get a life, nerd." and I DID - After I…
This post will be the place to find current templates for social media skins. Rather than muck up my other post about social media templates, I thought it would be better to add them here.
5/1/2014 Update: As Murphy's Law would have it, Facebook changed their layouts again yesterday. I have updated the template and you can download it here: 5/1/2014 Facebook Template I will continue to update the templates as Facebook and other social media outlets update their layouts. Just check this post when you see things have changed on your profile pages. Please note the new template above is not reflected in the examples below. I'm too angry at Facebook to update everything. I want to share some info on social media templates, or skins, as they're sometimes called. I have worked up a series of examples and templates for you to use from a site I manage called Baubles-n-Bling. Download the layered PSD templates if you want to follow along! It all starts with the main site. We recently migrated it over to Shopify. When we post the new sale on the homepage, we want to spin this look out across all social media outlets. This is the sale hero that appears on the site: