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5 Reasons to Add Heritage to Your Instagram Feed

Instagram’s Story feature just celebrated its first anniversary — and what a year it was.… Read More

Preserving the Accelerated History of Tech Companies

The big tech companies of the late 20th and 21st centuries have been the titans of industry,… Read More

The Power of Heritage in Your Social Media Strategy

First there was the weekly social media trend #ThrowbackThursday aka #TBT. Then came #FlashbackFriday. And… Read More

Use Your Brand Heritage to Spark Innovation

Image from MillerCoors In the never-ending battle to win new customers and inspire brand loyalists,… Read More

A World-Class Webpage for A Growing Business

Welcome to the new and improved historyfactory.com. I’m delighted to share our new site for… Read More

A Mirror from the Past: The Commoditization of Advertising in the Internet Age

In recent years, I have presented the history of Chicago advertising and public relations as… Read More