“(Here are) the raw material of facts and thoughts, wood, as it were, so called from the multiplicity and variety of the matter contained therein.”
From Ben Jonson’s Commonplace Book


Juan González's picture

Year-End Giving Starts Now!

Year-end giving is traditionally associated with the annual holiday season, and many nonprofit foundations and charitable organizations typically wait until November or December to put together a communications and marketing plan only to rush it out the door to get tax deductible contributions before December 31st.


Tony Guzmán's picture

Building flexibility into MIT's new online newsletter

We recently launched a new site for MIT’s Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) department that has, at its core, the goal of providing flexibility to the CEE team.


Jessica Teal's picture

Driving Online Action with Social Media Graphics

Last week I hosted a Google Hangout with Kevin Call from Everytown for Gun Safety to discuss visually impactful content designed specifically for social media.


Peter Sax's picture

Architecting Brennan Center's Interactive Map Building Tool

Our own devilishly handsome Project Manager and #1 Giants fan Tony Guzmán already wrote about the U.S. State Map building tool we created for the Brennan Center for Justice.


Jeff Grieve's picture

Everytown: Using Social Media Graphics to End Gun Violence

As social media networks become a ubiquitous part of our lives, their importance to social advocacy organizations, both on and offline, grows by leaps and bounds.


Dibby Johnson's picture

We Want to Make a Difference Online

Echo & Co. is all about helping our clients find ways to use technology to bridge gaps and expand outreach in communities that make a difference.


Bill Brown's picture

Upgrade your print stylesheets

By using the ‘print’ media type with the @media at-rule we can provide some special CSS declarations for when someone prints out your website.


Ben Fryc's picture

Style Tiles: "No, It's Not The Home Page"

Our goal is to provide the best possible design for our clients. This involves a creative process that includes in-depth exploration and experimentation. We gather information from our clients in order to better understand where they would like their brand to go, and then we get to work.


Leif Nordberg's picture

Cool Tool Update - Optimizely and A/B testing

A few weeks ago, we had the opportunity to sit in on a demo of Optimizely, a website optimization software company. We’ve found tools like this to be extremely useful for Echo & Co. clients and wanted to share why.


Peter Sax's picture

Storytelling With Maps Without Reinventing the Wheel

Project Aware is a global network of scuba divers mobilized to protect our oceans.

I see you like to read printed material. You should check out Nicco's book The End of Big: