The blog of Ready State, a creative agency
A Brief History of the #BlackLivesMatter Movement
Our goal: to provide a straightforward and distinct approach that enhances understanding of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
It’s about meeting you in the middle
There's a better way to eat a cupcake, and we thought you'd want to know too.
It’s about backing you up
There's a better way to parallel park, and we thought you'd want to know too.
It’s about giving you a handle on things
There's a better way to peel a banana, and we thought you'd want to know too.
The Conversion Conversation
If we’re not pouring ourselves into understanding who we are speaking to and giving them what they want, we’re not having a conversation.
Bootstrapping the data on COVID-19
How a group of epidemiologists, public policy wonks, and Silicon Valley designers created a tool to visualize state-level COVID-19 projections in their spare time.
Campaigns We Like: COVID-19 edition
Here’s a snapshot of some marketing activities addressing the pandemic that have caught our attention.
Our HQ is now an LGBTQ Historic Landmark
524 Union Street, the home of Ready State, was recognized by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors as having extraordinary value to LGBTQ+ history in the city. As of June 18, it has officially become the city’s fourth LGBTQ Historic Landmark and the nation’s first to focus on a restaurant.
Why we turned summer jams into actual jams
Your favorite summer jams are now actual summer jams. See how the Ready State team transformed 5 catchy pop songs into serious spreads.
Emails We Like: Summer 2018
If the average worker gets 120 emails per day, it takes a lot to stand out. Here are some inspired examples we've seen recently.