The Marketing Struggles of Prolonged Consumer Attention

Cover of Roxanne Marketing can be a lot like the singles bar — the 15 and 30-second shot, the photo shoot for the magazine spread, the flash banner. It’s all the equivalent of “the look,” “the line” or, in my case, the spilled drink. It’s about attention getting and breaking through the clutter. Despite the … Continued

Brand Thunder Signs with WeatherBug to Bring Integrated Weather Content to Custom Browsers

COLUMBUS, OH — August 20, 2009 — Brand Thunder LLC (http://www.brandthunder.com), the custom browser specialists, announced today an agreement to include WeatherBug content within its branded browser experiences. Brand Thunder reworks the visual style of a browser theme to match the colors, logos and imagery of its partners while also adding content and functionality to … Continued

Brand Thunder and Columbus Dispatch Deliver First Daily Newspaper Browser Experience

Image via Wikipedia COLUMBUS, OH — August 19, 2009 — Brand Thunder LLC (http://www.brandthunder.com), the custom browser specialists, announced today the availability of the Columbus Dispatch Boom!. The first product of its kind to serve the audience of a daily newspaper, this browser add-on is designed to strengthen relationships and enhance loyalty between The Columbus … Continued

How to Write Better Headlines and Multiply Your Traffic

I wish I could offer all the advice you need in this one post. Fortunately, the “How to” portion is only a click away. Copyblogger has a great series titled “How to Write Magnetic Headlines” and it’s worth your time to study. If you’re really feeling time pressed, then check out Stuart Brown’s “How to … Continued

Brand Thunder Brings a Little Fun to Custom Browsers with Come2Play

Image via CrunchBase COLUMBUS, OH (PRWEB) August 13, 2009– Brand Thunder LLC (http://www.brandthunder.com), the custom browser specialists, announced today an agreement to distribute Come2Play games within its custom browser experiences. Brand Thunder’s browser customizations provide marketers with a more persistent connection to their customer whenever they are connected to the Internet and regardless of the … Continued

Congratulations to Stanley Cup Winning Pittsburgh Penguins!

Image via Wikipedia We’re thrilled that our clients, the Pittsburgh Penguins, have won the Stanley Cup. If you want to join us in celebrating, customize with your browser with the Pittsburgh Penguins browser Boom!, which you can download here. If you want to relive the highlights of the historic 7-game series, click the Media button … Continued

Brand Thunder Reaches One Million Downloads

We hit a great milestone today – our millionth download. That’s a big number for a small company, and a lot of factors go into these kinds of accomplishments. Here are three top ones for us, and they’re at the top because they go back to day one: Brand affinity, leveraging the bond between brand … Continued

Orlando Magic Takes on Brand Thunder in the Finals

Image via Wikipedia You’d think a team heading to the NBA Finals would have only one thing on their mind. That may be true of the players and coaches, but the front office is still thinking about the fans in this stellar 20th season for the Magic. That’s why, starting today, you can download the … Continued

Brand Thunder Hits Cool Site of the Day

The word “venerable” isn’t used to describe many web sites, but it certainly fits Cool Site of the Day. They’ve been surfacing a cool site on the Web every day since August 1994, which means they’ve look at a lot of sites for a long time. That made it all the more thrilling to find … Continued

Your Browser, Like No Other – Introducing Canvas

Image via Wikipedia Today, Brand Thunder announced Canvas our latest Boom! and a major step forward in Internet Browser visual style flexibility. You can read the press release here, but in a nutshell, you can make any photo, or any image on a web page, your browser theme. This is a totally new experience in … Continued

Brand Thunder Unveils “Canvas” and the Ability to Add Any Photo or Image to Your Browser Theme with Just a Click

COLUMBUS, OH (May 28, 2009) — Brand Thunder LLC (http://www.brandthunder.com), the custom browser specialists, today announced the beta release of Canvas, a major advance in Internet browser personalization. This lightweight browser enhancement puts the look and feel of the browser fully in the hands of the user by allowing any picture on their computer, or … Continued

Brand Thunder Drawn into World of Webcomics

Blind Ferret Entertainment’s Looking For Group was a fun project for us, and not just because it marks our first comic-focused Boom! (custom browser). It’s a great example of the visual styling that can take place within the browser (more on that below). The Blind Ferret team did a fantastic job with it. If you’re … Continued