Navigating the digital space is a lot like changing costumes for different stages, but the actor remains the same. YKMD has been dancing across the digital stage for quite a while, and here’s a backstage pass on how we adjust our brand tone for every performance.
1. How Do You Adjust Your Brand Tone for Different Platforms?
From LinkedIn’s polished corridors to Instagram’s laid-back lounges, YKMD wears different “hats.” On LinkedIn, we’re the professional guest speaker with a humorous edge. Our mission? To get that slight chuckle out of even the most serious CEO. On the personal front, as YKMD’s founder, my philosophy has always been about balancing authenticity with the platform’s demands.
2. The Power of Knowing Your Audience
At the heart of effective communication is understanding your audience. YKMD has its eyes and ears tuned into the challenges of Event Marketers and Planners of Fortune 500 brands. They’re navigating tight deadlines, budget constraints, and the pressure of creating memorable events. Our messages are therefore crafted to be concise, relevant, and valuable. It’s not just about selling a service; it’s about offering solutions to real problems.
3. The Art of Voice Selection
While our brand’s voice has a consistent rhythm, we adjust the volume depending on the room. Instagram sees us in our casual attire, sharing creativity, while our website is where we showcase our renowned Tri-Create System™ with a touch of formality. My personal stories of entrepreneurship often find their way into these narratives, adding a human touch to the brand.
4. Crafting Content for the Platform
Every platform is a unique stage, and the performance has to be tailored accordingly. Short tips make their appearance on Twitter, while deeper dives like case studies find a home on Facebook. Blending YKMD’s milestones with personal experiences helps in presenting a holistic picture.
5. The Crucial Cycle of Test and Measure
If there’s one thing the YKMD team loves as much as design, it’s data. Keeping a close eye on metrics, be it social engagement or customer feedback, helps us tweak our tone, ensuring we’re always hitting the right notes. Relying on instincts is good, but coupling it with data? That’s pure magic.
In the vast digital universe, you won’t resonate with everyone, and that’s perfectly fine. Staying rooted in your brand’s core values will ensure you connect deeply with those who truly matter. At YKMD, our unique blend of wit, information, and casualness has created not just clients but a community.
Remember, the world of events is dynamic, filled with challenges and excitement. And while you focus on rocking those events, YKMD’s got your back, ensuring design is one thing you never have to worry about.
Here’s to creating, adapting, and thriving in the digital age! 🎨🚀