Branding For Dummies

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Need to create - or improve - a brand? This practical, plain-English guide gives you proven techniques for branding everything from products to services to individuals. You get step-by-step advice on assembling a top-notch branding team, positioning your brand, handling advertising and promotion, avoiding branding blunders, and keeping your brand viable, visible, and healthy.

Discover how to: Define your company's identity, Develop your logo and tagline, Launch your brand ...

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Overview

Need to create - or improve - a brand? This practical, plain-English guide gives you proven techniques for branding everything from products to services to individuals. You get step-by-step advice on assembling a top-notch branding team, positioning your brand, handling advertising and promotion, avoiding branding blunders, and keeping your brand viable, visible, and healthy.

Discover how to: Define your company's identity, Develop your logo and tagline, Launch your brand marketing plan, Manage and protect your brand, Fix a broken brand, Make customers loyal brand champions.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118958087
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 12/31/2014
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 310,262
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Bill Chiaravalle served as Creative Director with world-renowned brand strategy and design firm Landor Associates before founding Brand Navigation, which has been honored with numerous branding, design, and industry awards. Barbara Findlay Schenck is a nationally recognized marketing specialist and the author of several books, including Small Business Marketing Kit For Dummies.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with Branding 5

Chapter 1: Putting Brands and Branding in Perspective 7

Chapter 2: Why, What, How, and When to Brand 23

Chapter 3: Gearing Up to Brand or Build a Better Brand 43

Chapter 4: Powering Up Your Personal and One-Person Business Brands 59

Part II: Building a Brand, Step by Step 73

Chapter 5: Profiling and Positioning Your Brand 75

Chapter 6: Putting Your Brand into Words 99

Chapter 7: Naming Your Brand 111

Chapter 8: Designing Your Logo and Tagline 131

Part III: Winning Brand Fans and Followers 151

Chapter 9: Countdown to Takeoff: Launching or Relaunching Your Brand 153

Chapter 10: Branding in the Digital Age 171

Chapter 11: Engaging Your Brand Audience Online with Social Media 189

Chapter 12: Advertising, Promoting, and Publicizing Your Brand 209

Part IV: Caring for Your Brand 233

Chapter 13: Perfecting Your Brand Experience 235

Chapter 14: Winning Brand Loyalty 251

Chapter 15: Valuing and Leveraging Your Brand 265

Chapter 16: Revitalizing Your Brand with a Full or Partial Makeover 289

Part V: Protecting Your Brand 305

Chapter 17: Defending Your Brand Legally and through Careful Usage 307

Chapter 18: Taking Action When Bad Things Happen to Good Brands 319

Part VI: The Part of Tens 335

Chapter 19: Ten Signs that Your Personal Brand Needs Attention 337

Chapter 20: Ten Branding Mistakes and How to Avoid Them 343

Chapter 21: Ten Branding Truths to Remember 349

Index 355

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