Monica | Margaux Agency

Our
Work

Our clients hire us to help them differentiate and create big wins through branding and marketing.

Selected Projects

FILTER BY SERVICE

5 Elements Your Business Website Needs

5 Elements Your Business Website Needs

Good web design seems like it should be straightforward, but there are a few elements that are absolute necessities that many novice designers overlook. Here are a few things your business website needs to succeed: Navigation Panel User friendliness is critically...

Characteristics to Look for in a Branding Agency

Characteristics to Look for in a Branding Agency

Competition is tough. With so many businesses online, it can be hard to cut through the clutter and gain enough visibility to stand out from the rest. Working with the right branding agency in Los Angeles can help your brand and business get consumer interest and win...

How Proper SEO Can Boost Revenue

How Proper SEO Can Boost Revenue

  Use Proper SEO to Boost Revenue Search Engine Optimization, or SEO for short, is an extensive domain that is growing with each passing year. This is due to of the large amount of content available on the internet and the extensive competition to be the first in...

6 Effective Digital Marketing Tips for Interior Designers

6 Effective Digital Marketing Tips for Interior Designers

6 Effective Digital Marketing Tips for Interior Designers Gone are the days when people used to explore magazines or books to get ideas on interior decoration. Today, the internet is the #1 source for consumers to get inspiration and education on any topic. This means...

3 Reasons Your Business Needs A Marketing Agency

3 Reasons Your Business Needs A Marketing Agency

Why Your Business Should Invest in a Marketing Firm As past decades have shown, marketing strategies continue to shift as new opportunities develop in our society. It’s easy to say that these changes in business will continue to challenge brands to adapt to new...

What does “Branding” Entail for Your Business?

What does “Branding” Entail for Your Business?

What does “Branding” Entail for Your Business? In today’s competitive marketplace, you need to create a unique brand image for your business. Differentiation is critical for a business not just to earn above-average profits, but to survive the competitive...

10 Reasons Why WordPress is Better Than Squarespace

10 Reasons Why WordPress is Better Than Squarespace

10 Reasons Why WordPress is Better Than Squarespace   It was actually in a recent meeting at my local Rising Tide group (Long Beach Tuesdays Together), where I was asked about the difference between the two platforms. So I hope this article helps you too in...

PPC Ads | Look Beyond Top Metrics

PPC Ads | Look Beyond Top Metrics

PPC Tricks | Look Beyond Top Metrics | Margaux Agency Paid media platforms such as Google, Facebook & Bing offer an exceptional way to reach to your targeted audience. Using those platforms, one can not only create brand awareness but can also generate qualified...

Optimize Your Website for Voice Searching

Optimize Your Website for Voice Searching

Optimize Your Website for Voice Searching Voice search is picking up the pace quickly. Google reported that more than 20% of the searches are already being performed via voice search. Experts are predicting that the number might go up to 50% in 2020. Let us help you...

Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Lead Generating Website

Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Lead Generating Website

The Step-by-Step Guide to Help You Build a Lead Generating Website TODAY, when we talk about websites, we use the terms lead or traffic because they matter (they do for now at least)! And, then we graduate to talking about lead generating websites.  Websites face a...

Google Posts Available to Most Small Businesses

Google Posts Available to Most Small Businesses

Until now, Google only allowed a few celebrities, film studios & sports team to post social media style update about their activities directly to Google’s search results pages. But now even local business owners will be able to update their activities. Google has...

FREE EverWebinar Father’s Day Sale

FREE EverWebinar Father’s Day Sale

FREE EverWebinar Father’s Day Sale If you want increased sales… … A sure-fire way to harness a boatload of credibility in ANY marketplace… … You long to become a recognized and trusted authority to your audience… Then there’s no time like the present. You now...

HTTPS Websites Are Dominating the First Page

HTTPS Websites Are Dominating the First Page

A recent study by Moz revealed that almost 50% of the web pages occupying the first page are HTTPS site pages requiring SSL site certificate. It’s a long jump since just 9 months ago, the percentage of HTTPS site that occupied the first page was just 30%. Experts are...

11 Reasons Why Branding Your Business Is Important

11 Reasons Why Branding Your Business Is Important

11 Reasons Why Branding Your Business is Important A brand is created by the way customers perceive your business. Building a good brand value can lead to numerous benefits. Better brands outsell better products. In the present world where monopoly doesn’t exist,...

Ultimate Entrepreneur SEO Guide

Ultimate Entrepreneur SEO Guide

Some people think SEO is a simple game of choosing the right keywords. Then magically your website would show up among the top search engine result pages. This notion could have been true if Google, Bing and other search engines worked as you wanted them to. We have...

How You Can Dominate Local Search in 2017

How You Can Dominate Local Search in 2017

How You Can Dominate Local Search In 2017 The only thing constant in the world of SEO is change. To stay on the top, we need to follow the current trends and optimize our sites so we can reap maximum benefits. Unlike other things, SEO is not one size fits all, it...

Proximity Has Emerged as the New King of Local Search

Proximity Has Emerged as the New King of Local Search

Proximity Has Emerged as the New King of Local Search A recent research by Moz has revealed that proximity is the new king of the local search. And it’s nothing new. In an article by CaSEO, they agree. If you will search for a local business (i.e. dry cleaners)...

EP16: Andrea Claassen On Living A Peaceful Powerful Life

EP16: Andrea Claassen On Living A Peaceful Powerful Life

In this episode, I interview Andrea Claassen, fitness trainer over at SaFire Training, talks about yoga + fitness to guide others towards a more peaceful and powerful life.   TOPICS + Her journey on growing her business+ How she began her entrepreneurial journey+...

Women: Raising the entrepreneur standards

Women: Raising the entrepreneur standards

  WOMEN: RAISING ENTREPRENEUR STANDARDS The world, as we know it, is seeing a rise in businesses owned by women. Even then, statistics still show that the number of businesswomen is outnumbered by businessmen by a huge gap. Almost every list out there, whether it...

5 Signs you need a new website

5 Signs you need a new website

5 SIGNS YOU NEED A NEW WEBSITE What is the most important component for your business to be successful? Yes, you guess it right; it’s your website. A website of any forum reflects what the hub is all about and how it is doing. Multiple elements combine to compose a...

Hiring a freelance graphic designer and illustrator

Hiring a freelance graphic designer and illustrator

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER WITH ILLUSTRATING SKILLS! Interested in joining the team? Do you think your style matches what the Margaux Agency offers? We are a branding + web + digital marketing agency specializing in helping entrepreneurs become...

WE ARE LOOKING FOR BETA TESTERS INTERESTED IN  DIY BRANDING

WE ARE LOOKING FOR BETA TESTERS INTERESTED IN DIY BRANDING

WE ARE LOOKING FOR BETA TESTERS FOR E-COURSE ON BRANDING! Full course will launch Spring 2017! We want to make sure that our first online course is educational and helpful to you and your growing business! But, we only have a few seats for our Beta Testers. Is one of...

7 Productivity tools for your online business

7 Productivity tools for your online business

These are our top 7 productivity tools for rocking your online business for entrepreneurs. Being an entrepreneur usually starts with taking on several roles. From accounting to marketing, it all can get overwhelming. But, with the right systems in place you can stay...

7 Instagram Tips for Real Estate Agents

7 Instagram Tips for Real Estate Agents

7 Instagram Tips for Real Estate Agents When it comes to real estate, local marketing is among one of the most crucial tools that you simply can’t overlook! Yes, skills and dedication are a must, but you must utilize technology for your benefit. I’m talking...

5 Content Marketing Tips for Real Estate Agents

5 Content Marketing Tips for Real Estate Agents

Are you searching some good content for your Real Estate business? Then you need to be more conscious about your choices of content you share. Good content could take you to the limelight and could help you to grow your business. Check out the various types of content...

Long Beach Peeps! Hiring for Assistant Position

Long Beach Peeps! Hiring for Assistant Position

Hey you! As fall has hit us it’s finally starting to cool down in beautiful So Cal. But the energy with the biz is booming! Things are really starting to take off for Margaux Agency & I’m realizing I need a steady helping hand. I’m looking for a...

Why Self-Care Needs to Be Your No. 1 Priority

Why Self-Care Needs to Be Your No. 1 Priority

Mondays for me now start with a kick-your-ass workout with @m.adame_fitness. My commitment to myself to finally get fit is a big priority for me these days. I’m resilient. I won’t stop & I will achieve my goals. Do you make yourself a priority? What do...

011: MONIQUE MALCOLM INSPIRING STAR CHASERS

011: MONIQUE MALCOLM INSPIRING STAR CHASERS

In this episode of the Modern Entrepreneurs podcast, I chat with Monique Malcolm of Keep Chasing the Stars. She believes success in life and business is about leveraging what you already have to obtain something greater.   TOPICS + Her journey on growing a...

010: BLAZE LAZARONY ON BEING A CONSCIOUS ENTREPRENEUR

010: BLAZE LAZARONY ON BEING A CONSCIOUS ENTREPRENEUR

TOPICS + Blaze Lazarony and her journey on growing into a conscious entrepreneur+ The life-changing reality of being diagnosed with cancer + Growing up in the mid-west and working a lucrative job in San Francisco for over 20 years + How important having a marketing...

Seo Made Simple

Seo Made Simple

So, you thought SEO was a simple game of choosing the right keywords and your website would show up among the top search engine result pages? The notion could have been true if Google, Bing and other search engines worked as you wanted them to. Sadly, they don’t....

6 Warning Signs Your Branding Isn’t Working

6 Warning Signs Your Branding Isn’t Working

6 Warning Signs Your Branding Isn’t Working You think about marketing. You spend money, time and efforts on it while understanding that great marketing provides growth and longevity. But unfortunately, your beliefs and desires to engage in marketing do not...

4 Easy Ways to Find Your Target Market

4 Easy Ways to Find Your Target Market

To have a brand that is attractive and helps your message to be effective, you need to go that extra mile and know your target market better. Unless you are well versed in the nature and psychology of your target market, any metrics you claim are mere semantics. But,...

EPISODE 6: VIRTUAL ASSISTANT FOR CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS

EPISODE 6: VIRTUAL ASSISTANT FOR CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS

Check out another episode with a really cool creative female entrepreneur on iTunes! Today my guest is Lucinda Burgess-Farwell. I reached out to Lucinda because she is one of the many up + coming virtual assistants growing businesses today. Lucinda is a young, 23...

Being a Lady Boss: 6.25 Paper Studio Owner Abbey Fowler

Being a Lady Boss: 6.25 Paper Studio Owner Abbey Fowler

I’m super excited to feature another entrepreneur here for you. I met Abbey of 6.25 Paper Studio years ago when I had my wedding invitations studio in Long Beach, Paper Cut Industries. We met on Twitter & when she had a trip out in California, we met for...

001: MODERN ENTREPRENEURS PODCAST WITH MONICA GARRETT

001: MODERN ENTREPRENEURS PODCAST WITH MONICA GARRETT

I’m super excited that I finally got one episode under my belt! It’s live on iTunes so you could find it by searching Modern Entrepreneurs. But, for now, I want to share with you my first episode. It’s a fairly quick look at my story and what I hope...

Modern Construction Company Branding

Modern Construction Company Branding

Concept construction company brand identity, logo design, and marketing materials. With our inspiration board, we found we wanted to create a logo that felt isometric to connect with structure & depth. Then, we wanted to choose a modern color palette. The...

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT A WEDDING BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT A WEDDING BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP

I hope you all enjoyed reading the awesome story Leslie Christen shared with me about her experience of being + becoming an entrepreneur. This month I want to introduce the genuine + talented wedding planners over at Lucky Day Events Co. Chelsea Van Arnam + Tatiana...

Why You Should Brand Your Wedding Business

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_single_image image=”8974″ alignment=”center” border_color=”grey” img_link_large=”” img_link_target=”_self” img_size=”full”][vc_single_image...

Entrepreneur Interview: Leslie Christen

Entrepreneur Interview: Leslie Christen

For my first creative entrepreneur interview, I want to introduce you to Leslie. Leslie of Leslie Christen LifeStyling is amaze-balls. I met Leslie a few years ago while working as the Art Director at OC Family magazine. I was eager to meet her because she was at the...

10 REASONS HAVING A STRONG BRAND IDENTITY IS IMPORTANT

10 REASONS HAVING A STRONG BRAND IDENTITY IS IMPORTANT

When I first started my business in January, I didn’t really have a focus. I knew I wanted to provide design services, but I felt I didn’t have a target audience yet. I didn’t want to continue designing invitations, although I did take a couple...

5 Productivity Apps To Get Shit Done

5 Productivity Apps To Get Shit Done

  Not only do small businesses owners spend most of their time on their phones, most people in general do. Having the right tools in the palm of your hand can make you more efficient & definitely more productive. I’ve put together 5 Productivity Apps To...

Design and Branding Classes for Modern Entrepreneurs

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I created the concept of FLOCK years ago with my previous business, Paper Cut Industries. Now, I’m bringing it back to life. There are so many modern entrepreneurs out there that I want to help. FLOCK will offer a variety of...

BRANDING FOR LOS ANGELES LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE FIRM

BRANDING FOR LOS ANGELES LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE FIRM

We had an awesome project on Branding for Los Angeles Landscape Architecture Firm, Ecocentrix. I worked with Spark Collaborative to complete branding for Ecocentrix complete with a new visual identity & printed collateral. Ecocentrix is a Los Angeles based...

BEING BOSS: HOW TO FAIL THE RIGHT WAY

BEING BOSS: HOW TO FAIL THE RIGHT WAY

  One of the hardest realization about being an entrepreneur is that you are bound to fail. But don’t let that discourage you! As an entrepreneur you will be challenged & need to change your mindset on how to think about “failure”. To...

Custom Website Confetti Background

It’s really the little things, isn’t it? I worked with the ladies of Lucky Day Events Co. & created a custom WordPress confetti background. Lots of falling confetti that goes perfectly with their...

Custom Illustrations for Branding Postcards & Note Cards

I loved working on this project. The ladies over at Lucky Day Events Co. were launching their new business website and wanted some additional branding elements. We met & discussed ideas about who their brand was and the elements that would help bring it all...

MONDAY MANTRA: GET IT GIRL

MONDAY MANTRA: GET IT GIRL

Lately,  I have been very self-reflective. When starting a new business, it really pushes you to ask questions about everything. Where do you want to take this venture? How are you going to get there? What is it going to take? I love this sort of push though, because...

Branding Tip: How to Handle Negative Feedback

Branding Tip: How to Handle Negative Feedback

  Branding Tip: How To Handle Negative Feedback Whether you are asking a friend from yoga class what she thinks of your new logo or asking your sister how your paleo cookies taste (bleh!), everyone has an opinion. When asking others about your work or especially...

New Modern WordPress Website Design

New Modern WordPress Website Design

Modern WordPress Website Design I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am that this website has launched. So much work involved & since it’s my own site, the attention to detail skyrocketed. Eagle Eye in full force! I learned so much working on the...

Pin It on Pinterest

© 2018, Margaux Agency All Rights Reserved | Website by the Margaux Agency