Doug Elmslie Web + Social Media Campaign Case Study

The Project:

  • Doug required a custom campaign covering a period of roughly 1 month — from mid-September to the end of our local Municipal Election period

  • The campaign involved 3 components: a website, Facebook, and Instagram

New Website: 21 Charities

Robyn's work in the community has been a valuable networking asset for our business. A short while ago, she met two musicians, Dennis Carmichael and Brooks Robinson, of Canadian country rock band, Boots of Hazard. As they shared some of their story, Robyn became more and more excited. Dennis and Brooks were driven to make a lasting positive impact on their community, and Robyn knew that we could help. 

New Website: Explore Fenelon Falls

We are so excited to reveal our newest project - a rebrand and new website for the Fenelon Falls & District Chamber of Commerce. We merged two outdated websites into one modern, engaging, and intuitively designed website,

What is GDPR and How Does it Impact My Small Business?

By now, you might have heard some rumblings online of something called the GDPR. What you might not realize is that if your business has a website, or it uses email marketing, analytics, advertising (like Facebook Pixel), or other third-party tools, you might need to make some changes. Before we go over that, let's dial it back a bit, and start from the beginning.

New Website: Kawartha Lakes Country Living Show

Barton Creative Co. is proud to be partnering with the Kawartha Lakes Country Living Show for the second year in a row. We provide ongoing traditional and digital marketing leading up to the Show, and where last year we had the opportunity to design their brand identity, this year we were so excited to learn that we would be able to carry that branding over into a new Squarespace website (our favourite!)

Facebook Advertising for Beginners

Facebook has over 1 billion active users and offers an amazing opportunity to inexpensively expand your audience size and grow your sales through targeted advertising. However, while large businesses and marketing agencies are having great success with Facebook advertising, many small business owners and entrepreneurs are not — either because they have been too intimidated to start, or because they are implementing the wrong strategies.

7 Reasons Why Your Small Business Needs Squarespace

We've worked with many website platforms, hosting services, and domain providers over the years, from WordPress and Wix to SiteGround and GoDaddy. Waaaay back in the day, we even tried our hand at self-hosted pages. But it's not the early 2000's anymore, and there are way better options to work with.

Website Relaunch: Morgan Bress Photography

I still remember the day that Morgan Bress reached out to us for more info on a possible website rebrand — I was so excited! We absolutely love partnering with photographers because they bring such high-quality and high-impact emotional imagery to work with. Morgan, a highly-respected photographer out of Lindsay, Ontario, was no different — her photography is stunning.