Ink Link Newsletter by Peacock Print & Marketing
Love Local - Heroes Edition: Local Woodlawn Heroes
Take Me Out to the Ballpark
The Trick to Writing Stuff People Will Read
We Shouldn’t Be Meeting Like This
How to Market to Generation Z
Love Local - Heros Edition: Sergeant Victor “Vic” Koontz
Six Things You Didn’t Know About St. Patrick’s Day
File This: Simple Mistakes to Avoid This Tax Season
Send the Right Message with the Right Moves
Four Trends for Print Marketing in 2018
Love Local - Heros Edition: Navy 3rd Class Petty Officer Roger D. Tate
How to Sleep Better the Next Time You Fly
Personalized Marketing: Seven Ways to Reach Your Customers Better
Five Tips for Better Time Management
Love Local is our theme again for 2018, and this year we will be featuring Local Heroes.
How to Make Resolutions You’ll Really Keep
The Heart of Marketing
Company Culture: By Design or By Default?
5 Year-End Tax Moves to Make This Month
How to Choose the Right Colors for Your Next Direct Mail
Sell to Women Without Alienating Men
Heading to a Conference? Make It Worth Your Time
Three Ways to Win Back Inactive Email Subscribers
Four Reasons to Support Local Businesses
Love Local Charities - Jefferson County Toys for Kids
Get the Party Started with Spooktacular Halloween Treats
Proof It — Five Ways to Spot Typos and Grammar Goof-ups
What You Need to Know About Direct Mail and Millennials
Love Local Charities - HOOAH Deer Hunt for Heroes
Does Your Logo Need a Facelift? Here’s How to Tell
Email Marketing: Ten Ways to Make Your Messages More Readable
Color Wheel Basics: How to Choose Colors that Work Well Together
Ten Etiquette Tips to Know Before You Pitch a Tent
Need a Pen?
How to Set Yourself Apart with Promotional Products
Four Ways to Fill Up Your Lazy, Hazy Days of Summer
Love Local Charities - Woman’s Hope Center
Take a Hike: How to Make the Most of Your Next Outdoor Trek
Four Mistakes That Will Get You on Google’s Bad Side
Three Ways to Make Direct Mail Marketing Work Harder for You
Love Local Charities - The YMCA of Jefferson County
Spice It Up: Celebrate National Salsa Month by Making Your Own
Social Media Mistakes That Will Get You Unfollowed
Five Steps to a Killer Trade Show Booth
Love Local Charities - Spero Family Services
Humor Me: Three Reasons Your Brand Should Be Funnier on Social Media
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month
The Five Most Important Digital Marketing Skills for 2017
Love Local Charities - Relay for Life
How to Eat Like the Irish (For Real)
Four Grammar “Rules” that are Okay to Break
Three Trends That Will Change Video Marketing in 2017
Love Local Charities - Baptist Children's Home and Family Services
How to Write an Effective Press Release
Five Ways to Use Live Streaming as a Marketing Tool
Three Small Talk Tips for Those Who Hate Small Talk
Presidential Trivia for Inauguration Day 2017
Three Content Ideas for Your Newsletter
The Truth About the Flu - Separating Fact from Fiction
Burn, Baby, Burn - Torch Calories with Deskercises
Local Legacy Business - Peacock Print & Marketing, proud printing for 2 generations.
Also in this issue:
Cheap Tricks — These Halloween Costumes Aren’t Scary for Your Wallet
Five Easy Ways to Make Your Business Cards Stand Out
Sloppy Writing Can Spell Trouble — How to Keep Your Communications Error-Free
Local Legacy Business for August: Established in 1904, Cusumano & Sons is a fourth generation regional wholesale produce distributor servicing a one hundred mile radius of Mt. Vernon, Illinois.
Also in this issue:
Take a Trip to the Dark Side - Five Top Places for Stargazing in the U.S.
August 8: Happiness Happens Day
Three Videos You Should Have on Your Website
Dream On: Five Ways Daydreaming Can Make You More Successful
Check out how the Peacock Printing Relay for Life Team did at this year's Relay for Life.
Also in this issue:
Don’t Write a Blog Post Without These Five Elements, Red, White and Delicious: Celebrate All Things Americana with These Easy Treats, Front and Center: How to Become a Better Public Speaker, Silent Killers: How The Wrong Nonverbals Can Cost You
Local Legacy Business for June is Steffy Home Furnishings Inc. in Mt. Vernon! 2 Generations going on 3--this certainly is a team you need to see! A great reputation and a long line of experience is sure to give you peace of mind when making a new purchase for your home.
Also in this issue: Weirdest Ball Park Food, Six Effective Exercises You Can Do at Your Desk, What You Need to Know About Facebook Live, & How Americans’ Media Consumption Has Changed.
Local Legacy Business for May is the second generation ran Clinton Electric in Ina, IL! Serving Southern, Illinois from Effiingham to Cairo, we know you'll light up when you read about this wonderful business!
Also in this issue: 6 Things You Didn't Know About Mother's Day, One Easy Way to Make Your Copy Word Perfect, How to Host a Party Without All the Stress, 5 Ways to Shoot Better Videos with Your Smartphone
The Local Legacy Business for April here at Peacock is none other than The Medicine Shoppe! We invite you to read about how Richard Black started the pharmacy right here in Mt. Vernon and has since passed the baton to 2nd generation pharmacist Eric Black!
Also in this issue: Learn about Wacky Tax Laws that are still on the books around the country, Three Ways to Boost your Content Marketing, How to Purchase a Work of Art, Seeing Green: How to Celebrate Earth Day in Your Office
Happy Spring! This month's cover issue spills the beans about those colorful Eggs! Our Local Legacy Business this month is Klein Orthodontics. Proudly serving the region for 2 generations, we know you will love to meet this Father-Son duo! Also in this issue: Spring Allergies are Nothing to Sneeze At, This Year’s Biggest Mobile Marketing Trends, Four Ways to Use March Madness in Your Marketing.
This month learn about different Valentine's Day customs around the globe! This month's Local Legacy Business is Neal Family Dentistry! Three Generations of Brightening Smiles in Southern Illinois, we invite you to learn more about this tremendous family. Also in this issue: Rub It In, What Marketers Can Learn from Super Bowl Ads, Must-Have Apps for Every Working Professional, Five Facts About Super Bowl 50.
Ever wonder the meaning behind the traditional minty holiday hook? Learn about the Candy Cane Legend in this month's cover story. Inside the issue you can check out these additional articles: Over the River and Through the Woods, Lights, Camera, Action, Five Tips for Holiday Marketing on Instagram, Five Last-Minute Gift Ideas. This final edition of the Local Artist Spotlight features Steven Snow. You'll want to see the beautiful paintings inspired by Monet, Van Gogh & Phylis Bernard! His story of how Christmas reignited his love for art is one you'll be sad to miss!
Happy Friendsgiving! Read about a few new ways to add a twist to your traditional Turkey Day delights. Also in this issue: How to Wake Up When Your Alarm Goes Off, Virgin America: The Darling of the Airline Industry, How to Create Your Best Direct Mail Campaign Yet, Five Things to Know About Daylight Saving Time. This month's Local Artist Spotlight is turned on Andy Mast. The craftsmanship in each of his extraordinarily detailed pencil drawings, highlight the beauty of Horses. The simplicity and skill intertwine to make you see his inspired quietness that speaks volumes.
1,000,000 pumpkins? Now that's a lot of pie! See which state is number one in production for Pumpkins...here's a hint, Lincoln would be proud! Also in this issue:Seven Companies That are Making Meetings Better, Three Companies with a Successful Culture, Three Reasons Your Social Media Marketing Isn’t Working, Five Tips for Buying Pumpkins. This month's local artist spotlight features Lacy Evrard! Everything from weaving to painting, drawing and printmaking, this insightful artist is sure to stun!
Always wanted to know more about the quirky side of the Pigskin? Check out these fun facts about college football! Also in this issue: Five Ways to Better Selfies, Add Personality to Your Website, The Success of Netflix, Five Fun Facts About Netflix. This month's artist spotlight features Marie Samuel. You will love to hear about her passion for clean water projects and beautiful quilted creations!
Take a look back at the 1950s and how travel has changed. Also in this issue: Five Ways to Shop Smarter at Outlet Malls, How to Make the Most of Your Facebook Cover Photo, The Cat’s Out of the Bag, Top Five World’s Most Valuable Brands. Our Local Artist Spotlight lights up the work of Cortez D. Hodges. We know that you are going to be blown away by his beautiful pottery and craftsmanship!