Author: Rebecca Borough

Founder’s Confessions

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Growing a business is hard, but we’re growing something good. Learn more.

Knit Updates

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Dear family, friends, and #KnitFans, I hope you’ve all been having a lovely summer! We have *sort of* been enjoying the heat, but mostly looking forward to a new season with cooler weather, the beginning of our new intern training, and a renewed direction for Knit Marketing. We’ve made a couple changes over the last […]

What the Eff Is a Social Enterprise?

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When I start to explain our business model to interested friends and colleagues, a lot of questions and comments come up, such as: “Oh you could apply for grants for something like that, right?” “So it’s kind of like child labor…” “Oh that’s cool. Yeah my organization makes sure to give 1% of their profits […]

What We’re Building

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We’ve been applying to incubators, accelerators, and pitch competitions and this is a summary of everything we’ve learned in 6 weeks.

Welcome to the team (again) to Adewole Williams

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It was so natural to just keep working with Adewole, that we didn’t even take a second to pause to thank him, and congratulate him for his promotion! On February 19th, Adewole became Knit’s first full-time employee and Operations Manager and we couldn’t be more pleased to have him on board. In the past year, […]

Rebecca Interviewed by Alessandro Castellani on the Nerd Continuity Podcast

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Our new “internet friend,” Alex Castellani runs a really cool YouTube channel that offers great tutorials on all things web development. He’s become our Mr. Miagi of web development, as he is coaching our whole team on all the waxing on and off that goes into building a website from scratch. He also spoke at […]

Happy Holidays

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Dear Friends, It’s been a fun and full year for Knit Marketing. We’ve been almost too busy to send holiday cards, but we decided it’s important to stop, reflect on the past year, and look forward to the year ahead. This year, we graduated our first team – now college freshmen, we hired 3 new […]

10 Things We Learned at the Get Stuff Done Conference

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Intro: On December 9, 2017, we invited guests to join us at our first Get Stuff Done Digital Marketing Strategy Conference in Downtown Los Angeles. We heard from guest speakers all about Brand Storyline, Podcasts, Instagram Stories, Chatbots, YouTube, and Webinars. Guests were given a workbook to help guide their learning throughout the day, and were […]

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What is the Deal with Email Marketing?

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I’d be lying if I said I didn’t cringe a little when clients ask us to help them with an email campaign. Let me explain. Many of us sit in our inboxes all day, so we know email is indeed an effective form of communication. However, we also sit in our inboxes deleting (or entirely […]