The Blog

Welcome to our Junk Drawer

September 6, 2017 11:24 am

In our junk drawer lies all of the things we have that we just can’t throw away. Some of it is only valuable to us for unknown sentimental reasons and some are really useful things that are too small, singular, or odd-shaped to dedicate time to otherwise organize. This is where the “extra” bolt will go. This is where rubber […] Read More black-arrow-hand-drawn

Content Management System

What is WordPress? What a Content Management System (CMS) Can Provide for a Business Website

June 13, 2017 4:07 pm is one of the most popular Content Management Systems(CMS) used by many developers, among a sea of many others (Drupal, Joomla!, etc.). In the beginning, WordPress made it easy to set up a simple blog, but it has grown to provide much more functionality. CMSs give control of the content to website owners who need to update their website […] Read More black-arrow-hand-drawn

Greater Green Bay Chamber plaque

Joining the Greater Green Bay Chamber

April 28, 2017 9:49 am

Brighter Side Studio is happy to announce becoming members of the Greater Green Bay Chamber. We look forward to making a contribution to our community and working with our fellow members, growing together. Thanks go out to Jim Nault for taking the time to answer our questions and informing us about what the chamber has to offer.

Brighter Side Studio Sticker Logo

How to Pick a Logo Designer for Your Business or Project

April 7, 2017 4:46 pm

Needing a logo doesn’t just happen at beginnings—beginnings of companies, beginning of projects, beginning of bands. Little tweaks or complete overhauls can be necessary for many reasons. A good logo designer can help you determine such instances. So, what else can a good designer do and how do you know if you’ve found the right one? Commitment to Process and […] Read More black-arrow-hand-drawn

BEFORE TEXTING, There Was The Pencil

March 30, 2017 2:57 pm

Happy National Pencil Day! Way back in adolescence, we remember writing, folding and delivering notes to our friends BY HAND. This old practice may still occur; I am not sure. We still use pencils and pens on a daily basis as part of our note-taking, design and art practices. Here is a list of Wil’s favorite pencils: Palomino Blackwing 602 Palomino […] Read More black-arrow-hand-drawn

Why to Not Use Stock Photography. And When You Should Consider Using It.

March 23, 2017 4:38 pm

(Above: These are real flowers from our yard.) Don’t use it: STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY DOESN’T DO ITS DUTY When you hear the word “stock” what do you think? Being from this area, I think of lumber, soup and a pile of things that are not unique. The main problems we’ve encountered with stock photos: The photos have some of the things […] Read More black-arrow-hand-drawn