Wishing You a Safe and Happy Fourth

pic2Summer is here in St. Louis! In a few short days, we will watch the fireworks and listen to our favorite bands in Forest Park. Some of us will even light up our own sparklers while humming Katy Perry’s ‘Fireworks’. Wherever you find yourself on the 4th, Abstrakt Marketing Group wants to wish you a safe and fun Independence Day! Since the Fourth of July is on a Saturday this year, many companies are giving their employees either Friday or Monday off. Abstrakt is one of these companies!

In observance of the


Social Media Reputation Management: It’s About So Much More Than Reviews

brands_online_reputationWhen we hear someone talk about “Reputation Management” as it pertains to social media, our minds instantly think “reviews.” And although reviews make up a major portion of managing one’s online reputation, that’s only one piece of the very large puzzle.

For businesses, social media is an outlet used to develop your message, a way to strengthen the voice of your brand. Before your company just jumps into using social media platforms because it’s a “necessary” marketing tool, establish your goals. What will you use social media to accomplish? Will you use


Work Selfies Are Normal, LinkedIn Says So

To say that office culture has made major changes for the past several decades would be the understatement of the century. From how we dress to the conversations we have, the times certainly “are a changing.” If you haven’t had the chance to check out LinkedIn’s latest “New Norms Work Blog” you should, there are some interesting articles out there. But since today is officially designated “Fun Friday” in the Abstrakt offices, we would like to highlight one specifically entertaining “new norm”: the work selfie.

Our predecessors had a conniption fit when the word “selfie” was officially added to the dictionary