Archive for April, 2016

Blog Roundup
April 30, 2016

In Case You Blinked – April 2016 Blog Roundup

It’s time to look back and relive Appleton Creative’s best moments in April 2016. Here’s what you may have missed: Appleton Creative Breaks Out the Capes and Masks for a Heroic Back-to-School Blast See how Appleton spent the night with heroes to give school supplies to children in need for a back-to- school blast: American Fundraising […]

6 new social media platforms periscop, snapchat, this., ello, medium and whisper
April 26, 2016

6 New Social Media Platforms for Marketing

Hundreds of social media platforms are born every year which meet the needs of niche audiences, but few see the success of Facebook and Twitter. Many networks have an incredibly short lifespan, such as Peach, a mobile app that reached top 10 most downloaded and then shut down in one week. With your business, customers […]

April 22, 2016

Appleton Creative Experiences the Life of a Foster Child at A Night to Spotlight

Fostering Hope: A Night to Spotlight invited sponsors, partners and donors to Full Sail University for a night of charity. After an hour of networking, the emcee, Vanessa Echols of WFTV, informed the audience they had five minutes to pack a trash bag with their belongings before being relocated. This shocking look into the life […]

Fostering a Brighter Future, Foundation for Foster Children
April 19, 2016

Foundation for Foster Children Adopts Fresh Direction to Better Inform the Community

Less than 3% of all children who enter foster care in their lives graduate college and 25% will be homeless after age 18. Foundation for Foster Children (FFC) provides care and opportunities for the estimated 1,500 children and young adults in the Central Florida foster care system. With the help of mentors, volunteers and local […]

April 14, 2016

Juicy News – March/April 2016

Collect Your All-Access Credentials with Appleton Sports Marketing Division We’re proud to announce the launch of the Appleton Sports Marketing Division, an affiliate of Appleton Creative devised to bring your company new opportunities for in-game exposure, multimedia ads and experiential opportunities with all Central Florida sports teams. Appleton Sports Marketing is committed to helping brands […]

how video is changing in 2016
April 12, 2016

How Video is Changing the Way We View the World in 2016

YouTube receives more than 1 billion unique visitors every month! A single minute of video is worth 1.8 million words! Website visitors viewing video stay two minutes longer and are 64% more likely to buy something! OK, that’s a lot of big numbers. In a nutshell, if you’re not using online video, you’re missing out. But why […]

orange appeal orlando womens conference
April 8, 2016

Appleton Creative Speaks Up to Empower Women in Business at the 2016 Orlando Women’s Conference

“When you invest in women, you invest in the people who invest in everybody else. And if you gradually start to take action, it won’t be long before you realize that investing in women is good for your mind, good for your soul and good for your business.” –Melinda Gates   Every year, women leaders […]

Appleton Sports Marketing Football Helmet
April 7, 2016

Collect Your All-Access Credentials with Appleton Sports Marketing Division

Orlando City Lions. Orlando Magic. UCF Knights. Spring Training. NASCAR. ESPN. The Golf Channel. USTA. Citrus Bowl. Surprise! Suddenly, Central Florida is an epicenter of sports, bringing your company new opportunities for in-game exposure, multimedia ads, experiential opportunities and more VIP packages than your HR and sales teams can handle. Where others look at a […]

American Fundraising Foundation new website
April 5, 2016

American Fundraising Foundation Creates New Website to Offer More to Charities

In the US, there are more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations. Of those organizations, some thrive while others struggle to raise necessary funds. The American Fundraising Foundation (AFF) strives to aid qualified nonprofit organizations in need through silent and live auction events. These auctions bring in the revenue needed to further an organization’s cause. American […]

back-to-school blast a gift for teaching
April 4, 2016

Appleton Creative Breaks Out the Capes and Masks for a Heroic Back-to-School Blast

Children from low-income families are seven times more likely to drop out of school than any other income bracket in America (source). The fact of the matter is that school supplies and education costs rise every year. This isn’t an issue for many schools in America, but it spells trouble for Title 1 schools, whose […]