We like to stay curious.

Seems like you do, too! Here you’ll find bright ideas, actionable insights and a peek inside agency life through the eyes of a Kitestringer. You may even snag a downloadable treat or two!

The Benefits of Summer Hours for a Business

A few years ago, we started a tradition at Kitestring of offering our team "half-day Fridays" during the summer. Each winter, these summer work hours are a much-anticipated perk for everyone at Kitestring. In the following post, we talk about the benefits of summer...

How a strong brand story can help your business.

First of all, what is a brand story? The most important thing to remember, is that everything your business does will become a part of its story - whether you intend it to, or not.  So you see, it’s much broader than just one story. It’s how people feel about your...

What if I don’t like what my designer shows me?

You painted a picture during the research phase of what you’d like to see, you sat back while the creative team worked their magic, it was pitched… and you don’t like it. Well… fack! While this rarely happens, it certainly can. The question is what do you do? Rage?...

Top 5 Rules for Living Together in an Open Office

At some point in the 1960s, the cubicle layout snuck its way into offices everywhere and it overstayed its welcome by a few decades. The modern response to office environments has been to knock down those walls and open up the workspace. It’s the best solution for...

Should We Launch Yet?

The end is the just the beginning. When working with an agency to develop a new website, launching your project often seems like the ultimate end-goal. In many ways, it is, in the sense that typically the site is launched and “handed off” to you, the client. Although...

Top 4 Social Media Resources for Nonprofits

You don’t need to be a design whiz or master copywriter to create social media graphics. You do, however, need to use your resources wisely! It can be daunting to find time for social media, let alone editing photos or figuring out what size graphic you need, but your...

How quickly can I have a website built?

This is one of the most common questions we get with regards to websites. And the honest answer is: it depends. We know that sounds like the safe answer, so let us explain. Before we start a new website project, our project manager, Jill, plans everything out by the...

Going Sonic: Can Your Clients Recognize Your Brand By Ear?

A brief modern history and overview of sonic branding, and commercial sound design. With a bag of popcorn in one hand and a 6-litre pop in the other, you wait for the lights to dim. The silver screen lights up and even if you kept your eyes closed, you'd likely still...

A sweet something from Kitestring.

We lovingly crafted this playlist from each Kitestringer’s favourite love songs. Don’t worry. Each song is office appropriate, so there’s no shame in sharing it with your coworkers. Happy Valentine’s Day from the curious creatives at Kitestring!...

Join Our Team: Content Marketer

The Content Marketer will take an active strategy role in creative projects of all sizes, seamlessly bringing unique brand voice and strengthened story to every new engagement. It is a fast-paced role, designed for an individual who can masterfully wear a lot of hats,...

Join Our Team: Creative Strategist/Graphic Designer

The Creative Strategist/Graphic Designer is a key role within Kitestring. We expect that they will execute brand ideation and development, as well as the production of advertising materials that are consistent with the agreed strategy and work closely with the team to...

What Is A CMS Website & How Do I Choose One?

With so many acronyms floating around in the digital world, and it’s easy to get lost in the seemingly random letters that get thrown our way.  Today, my goal is to shed some light on one that you’ve most likely heard thrown around: CMS. What is a CMS? CMS stands for...

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