IAN BARNARD


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This is the website of a guy who likes marketing, designing things, and questionable music.

Marketing / Music / Design

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Digital Marketing Portfolio


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Sell more stuff

I use classic marketing strategies, behavioural psychology, and design to create websites and online campaigns that sell more stuff. I get excited over things like click rates, conversions, and behaviour flows so you don't have to.

Find out how I do it.

Job Hacking


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Get hired faster

Are you struggling to get job interviews? I blog about simple digital marketing strategies that get you noticed by recruiters and hiring managers.

Learn how to send resumes that stand out from the crowd.

Thirty-Four


To do: (May 2017 – 2018)


1. Design an Arabic poster
2. Create a children's book
3. Record a song
4. Deadlift 250 lbs
5. Build an audio speaker set
6. Create a logo alphabet

A creative mid‐life crisis

I celebrate turning 34 by trying to complete six creative projects in 12 months. Why am I doing this? Will it work?

Follow along here.

Mixes in the Attic


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A failed DJ collective

Have you ever wondered what the Paradise Garage would have been like if it was relocated to a dank Manchester warehouse in the late 80s? Neither has anyone else. It failed miserably, but it was fun trying.

Listen to terrible (but original) mixes of classic 70s disco, 80s New Wave, and 90s house and techno music.