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Welcome to MSM DesignZ Blog, merging innovative design, eye-catching creativity and imagination.

MSM DesignZ, an innovative leader in the multimedia business since 1999.

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Instagram goes black and white

Instagram goes black and white If you're like me, you're part of Instagram's recent 'design test'. A small percentage ...

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How Brands Can Thrive in Instagram’s Algorithm Era

How Brands Can Thrive in Instagram’s Algorithm Era How can you make sure your posts get seen with Instagram's newest update? How ...

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April Fools’ Photoshop Challenge – MSM DesignZ Edition

April Fools’ Photoshop Challenge – MSM DesignZ Edition It's April Fools'! We were recently inspired by the latest Photoshop battles that have ...

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02 May Posted by in Advertising, Apps, Blogging | Comments

Instagram goes black and white

If you’re like me, you’re part of Instagram’s recent ‘design test’. A small percentage of the app’s global community is a part of it too and have noticed it after updating the app. Instagram replaced the traditional blue and orange mixed design with a black, white and gray color scheme. This theme interface gives more...

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08 Apr Posted by in Apps, Social Media | Comments

How Brands Can Thrive in Instagram’s Algorithm Era

How can you make sure your posts get seen with Instagram’s newest update? How can you fight the fact that Instagram will choose what to show you and when? Well, Instagram has been telling advertisers to start treating the platform like Facebook, down to using similar creatives in ads on both platforms since the likelihood is...

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01 Apr Posted by in Design, DIY | Comments

April Fools’ Photoshop Challenge – MSM DesignZ Edition

It’s April Fools’! We were recently inspired by the latest Photoshop battles that have been taking over the internet, so we decided to take on the challenge with an adorable picture of a panda (below). Thanks to our clever and creative digital artists, the panda is now everything from a bartender at the beach to...

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25 Mar Posted by in Design, DIY | Comments

Video and GIF’s are Social Media Kings

Just like 3D movies, animated GIF’s (Graphics Interchange Format) had a little bit of a bad reputation. They were poorly drawn, or just overall cheesy… and they did not render very well on a dial-up connection since they were famous for slowing down websites. However, with the rise of audiovisual interaction on our social media...

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17 Mar Posted by in Advertising, Apps, Blogging | Comments

What Instagram’s Newest Algorithm Means

You may have heard the news by now. Instagram, the most engaging platform for brands, announced on Tuesday that they will be adding an algorithm that reorders pictures and videos in users’ feeds based on their interests just like Facebook’s News Feed. Many marketers predicted that this day would eventually come for Instagram, it was just...

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02 Mar Posted by in Advertising, Blogging, Social Media | Comments

Whats New In Social Media? Facebook Reactions!

Say hello to your six new best friends on Facebook: Welcome to the new and improved version of Facebook’s ‘Likes’! Of course, the like button is still there, so no worries! According to Mark Zuckerberg, it’s not going anywhere anytime soon. These “reaction buttons” are activated by holding the like button on mobile, or hovering...

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19 Feb Posted by in Apps, Blogging | Comments

The Evolution of Snapchat

Snapchat has come a long way since it launched back in 2011. From being a simple start-up with not so many users, it has quickly grown to become a multi-billion dollar company with over 100 million daily active users worldwide. Originally, brands were frugal when it came to spending on advertising on Snapchat. This was because...

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03 Feb Posted by in Advertising | Comments

How to Prepare Your Brand on Social Media for Super Bowl Sunday

As we approach Super Bowl Sunday most brands are preparing for the big game, possibly even as much as the Broncos and Panthers. Many people (myself included) watch the Super Bowl solely for the awe-inspiring commercials (that we can later talk about later) and brands pay millions of dollars just to be advertised for 30...

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26 Jan Posted by in Design, Trending | Comments

What’s New? 2016 Design Trends

As January comes to an end, we had some time to gather the top five graphic design trends that will be dominating 2016. Last year, flat design, grid layouts and a wide display of effortless yet clean fonts were king in compositions for advertising and branding purposes. However, this year, although we can see some...

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06 Jan Posted by in Marketing, Social Media | Comments

Look Ahead: Social Media Trends In 2016

Hello everyone! Social media is constantly changing and growing. Although I can’t tell for sure what the future holds, I can tell you what my predictions for 2016 are based on where social is now. Live Stream Becomes Mainstream Photo Courtesy of Facebook We’re already beginning to see more content produced in video form on...

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