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The Brand Strategy Canvas

A One-Page Guide for Startups

Authors: Woods, Patrick

  • Acquire the tools that will allow you to make faster and smarter brand decisions
  • Build a Message Map based on strategic decisions that will ensure your company drives home a consistent, clear, and authentic message to your target audience
  • Practice exercises that will allow you personify your brand, and help you craft a rich and distinctive brand personality
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eBook 22,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: January 6, 2020
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-5159-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Softcover 29,11 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: December 25, 2019
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-5158-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
About this book

Launching a startup is now easier than ever before. Building a lasting brand, however, remains a mystery for even the savviest of founders. An impactful, recognizable brand is perhaps a company’s most valuable intellectual property. And any strong brand starts with a strategy.

The Brand Strategy Canvas has arrived to coach you beyond buzzword-laden tips and tricks, and instead offers you thorough, practical techniques to jump-start your strategy creation process. Author Patrick Woods distills fundamental questions to guide your strategy into a revolutionary single-page tool known as the titular Brand Strategy Canvas. The book takes you through each of the simple yet thought-provoking questions of the tool to develop your strategy, including considering audience insight, assessing benefits, creating a positioning statement, and identifying key messages. You will explore real-world case studies along the way and build a message map that ensures your organization drives home a consistent, clear, and authentic message to your target audience.

No matter where you are in the business creation process, The Brand Strategy Canvas is the tool you need to build a brand from scratch that you can enthusiastically and effectively implement in real time. This book provides value to team members in companies of all sizes and stages, and is fit for any level of professional wanting to kickstart their entrepreneurial goals. A brand created today must be built for all of tomorrow’s possibilities, and The Brand Strategy Canvas is the book you will want by your side.


What You Will Learn

  • Examine the key differences between strategy and execution
  • Understand how you can avoid brand debt
  • Craft meaningful messages with the Features>Benefits Continuum
  • Develop a positioning statement that differentiates from the competition and inspires your marketing
  • Discover your distinctive brand personality and how it impacts your marketing
  • Equip your team with guidance and inspiration to ensure consistent and inspiring voice and personality throughout all your messaging 

 

Who This Book Is For

This book is for startup founders who are looking for tools to help them build a brand their team can actually implement. This book will also resonate with and provide value to team members in tech companies of all sizes and stages.

About the authors

Patrick Woods is a writer and fencer living in San Francisco, CA. He is the founder of developer relations consultancy DeveloperMode and founder and CEO of Orbit, a platform for building and managing developer relationships.

Prior to Orbit, he led Customer Success at FigureEight and Keen IO, and before that, launched the startup-focused team at ad agency Archer Malmo, building brands and go-to-market plans for early-stage companies.

He has delivered presentations at SxSW, Techstars, and various startup accelerators and incubators around the US.


Buy this book

eBook 22,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: January 6, 2020
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-5159-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Softcover 29,11 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: December 25, 2019
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-5158-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Brand Strategy Canvas
Book Subtitle
A One-Page Guide for Startups
Authors
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Patrick Woods
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-5159-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-5159-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-5158-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 123
Number of Illustrations
25 b/w illustrations
Topics