3 steps to creating your branding message

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Brand messaging is about capturing just the right language that embodies your brand and makes it stand out from the pack. Here are three steps to get you there.

You only have one value proposition and you want it to stick in your customers’ minds. BMW is the “ultimate driving machine.” Apple customers “think different.” Nike’s message — “Just do it” — is ubiquitous with the brand.

In my column “The Secret to a Strong Branding Message? Focus,” I discuss the need to be one thing in the minds of your customers. But how do you determine what that one clear message should be?

The answer is to triangulate. The basic notion of triangulation is that you can figure out a location if you know its distance relative to three distinct points. This is how ship captains stay out of the Bermuda Triangle.

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