Your Website Is Probably Now Labeled “Not Secure.” Here’s Why, and What To Do About It.

Your Website Is Probably Now Labeled “Not Secure.” Here’s Why, and What To Do About It.

Late in 2016, while most people were in a mental state of Holiday Mode, Google quietly published a heads up to web creators on its security blog that it was going to start forcing the security issue with websites. The #1 topic we web creators talk about with each other is the latest hack attempt, […]

Brand Shepherd Mentors Startup At First Batch, A Physical Product Accelerator

Brand Shepherd Mentors Startup At First Batch, A Physical Product Accelerator

Cincinnati is home to one of the best physical product accelerators in the country, First Batch. 2016 brings in First Batch’s fourth class of startups that design and produce physical products, and this year Brand Shepherd is mentoring a father-son duo brand called InnoTool. More on them in a later post. Talk about a great […]

Does Your Product Thrive?

Does Your Product Thrive?

Every product begins as an idea. Bringing that product to market is a process of challenges and needs at every turn. Thriving products have needs that can only be met by a trusted partner, a guide to help the product thrive. In fact, having the right partner to help guide the product can make or […]

Dirty Work! Brand Shepherd Co-Sponsors the Wyoming, Ohio “Muddy Pig”

Dirty Work! Brand Shepherd Co-Sponsors the Wyoming, Ohio “Muddy Pig”

Brand Shepherd’s location is a small, wonderful community called Wyoming, Ohio. Each year for the last several summers the City of Wyoming has put on one of the most fun and well-attended events of the season, called The Muddy Pig Fun Run. It’s a pretty typical mud run course, but the obstacles are set up […]

Brand Shepherd Now Offers Video Production

Brand Shepherd Now Offers Video Production

We are happy to announce that Brand Shepherd now offers video production as a service. Over the last several months we have quietly produced videos for a select few brands we work with, and getting our team together to make the best video content for those brands. We now have a YouTube channel set up […]

Brand Shepherd Now On Instagram

Brand Shepherd Now On Instagram

Having ditched Twitter and Google Plus, we are happy to let you know that we are now on Instagram. Consider following us? »  Several times a week we are posting formal and informal photos and videos. We are also experimenting with Instagram’s new snapchat-esque Stories. Every Wednesday we have begun posting a Story for #whiteboardwednesday where […]

How We Plan To Use Social Media In 2016

We are making a potentially risky move with our social media activity as we head into 2016. First, we will say what we plan to do, then explain why. The Plan: What’s Out We will cease daily activity in our Google Plus brand page. Twitter activity will slow from a daily tweet to tweeting occasionally. The […]

WordPress Website Shepherding

Why You Want This The good news: Like any great technology, WordPress is constantly evolving with updates to Plugins and the platform itself that add new features and make your website more secure. The annoying news: Since WordPress is sought-after because you can control all aspects of the website with ease, it is therefore your […]

“Hit A Home Run” Hits A Home Run!

“Hit A Home Run” Hits A Home Run!

Congratulations to ILS for winning 4 awards at the Print Industries of Ohio’s 2015 Print Excellence Awards! We are thrilled to be part of the success ILS is experiencing from the “Hit A Home Run with Digital Print” promo with ILS and HP®. Take a look at what we created together.

Refreshing Our Branding

Refreshing Our Branding

We are eager to put on our new colors, logo, website, and more by unveiling our refreshed branding for Brand Shepherd. It has been in the works for the past six months because this is more than just new colors, new logo, and a new website.