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Best Online Store / Ecommerce Solutions - Episode 17

On today’s show Roberto Hoyos (Throwboy) & Denis Caron (Corvink) argue their points for the best ecommerce solution for small brands. Is it Squarespace, Etsy, Shopify, or even eBay? Tune in to find out the victor of this online store battle.

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Roberto on the internet:
Website - throwboy.com
Twitter - @throwboy & @robertohoyos
Instagram - @throwboy

Denis online:
Website - corvink.com
Twitter - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron
Instagram - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron

Brand and Product Photography

Brand & Product Photography - Episode 16

Taking photos for your brand and products, is it important? Can you just shoot on your iPhone or do you need to hire a professional to take "Grade A" photos? Today Denis Caron (of Corvink) & Roberto Hoyos (of Throwboy) discuss their opinions about photography and their hands on experience taking photos for their companies through out the years.

Discussed Links:
Throwboy Model Photos
Throwboy Banners
Miss Mandy Motionless

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Roberto on the internet:
Website - throwboy.com
Twitter - @throwboy & @robertohoyos
Instagram - @throwboy

Denis online:
Website - corvink.com
Twitter - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron
Instagram - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron

Reboots, Sequels and Remakes - That Thing You Made

Reboots, Sequels and Remakes - Episode 15

This week Roberto Hoyos and Denis Caron discuss reboots, sequels and remakes of film and tv shows. The two give their thoughts on why Hollywood continues to redo hit movie properties that sometimes hit and sometimes miss. And the guys also debate weather some properties should be left untouched and never remade again.

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Roberto on the internet:
Website - throwboy.com
Twitter - @throwboy & @robertohoyos
Instagram - @throwboy

Denis online:
Website - corvink.com
Twitter - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron
Instagram - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron

9/11 Coping with Tragedy Through Comics

9/11 - Coping with Tragedy Through Art - Episode 14

17 years today, the United States was shook to its core when New York City was attacked by terrorist who flew commercial jets into the twin towers causing them to collapse. Denis Caron and Roberto Hoyos take a moment to reflect on our fallen heroes who sacrificed their lives that day in rescue efforts to save the victims of the attack. Also, they discuss the power of art as a coping mechanism to deal with such crazy tragedy. Marvel took this idea head on with Amazing Spider-Man issue #36. After reading the story, the guys discuss it, it’s controversy and cultural significance.

DISCUSSED LINKS:
Amazing Spider-Man #36
Towers Falling - Raw Footage 1
Towers Falling - Raw Footage 2

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Roberto on the internet:
Website - throwboy.com
Twitter - @throwboy & @robertohoyos
Instagram - @throwboy

Denis online:
Website - corvink.com
Twitter - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron
Instagram - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron

Creating a Brand: Logos and Mascot (Throwboy & Corvink)

Creating a Brand: Logos and Mascots - Episode 13

In this second part of “Creating a Brand,” Roberto Hoyos and Denis Caron talk about what went into creating their brand’s logos for Throwboy and Corvink (respectively). The guys also discuss what makes a strong mascot and both discover they have solid mascots built into their brands already!

Little Caesars Pizza Logo

The Do’s And Don’ts of Infographic Color Selection

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Twitter - @thingyoumade
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Roberto on the internet:
Website - throwboy.com
Twitter - @throwboy & @robertohoyos
Instagram - @throwboy

Denis online:
Website - corvink.com
Twitter - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron
Instagram - @corvinkco & @denisjcaron