The Early Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, July 13 for Down Home Digital located in downtown Brownwood. Down Home Digital, or “DHD,” works to help local Brown County businesses connect with clients and customers through social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, as well as other sites.
Scott and Amanda Coers are the husband-and-wife dynamic duo behind Down Home Digital, combining their skills in graphic design, web building, writing, and advertising experience in social media. Down Home Digital strives to best represent the individual personality and preferences of each local Brown County business in order to foster loyalty and relationships with their customers and clients. Website and logo design, and are also available to help “brand” local businesses.
Scott studied Communication, Public Relations and Theology at Howard Payne University. He has been a graphic and web designer for over 10 years. He is also a skilled photographer and videographer. Scott’s aerial videos have gained attention recently through coverage of recent flooding.
Amanda is also a graphic designer, with web development experience and has been involved with social media for several years. Her food blog www.thecoersfamily.com has received over 1 million views in its first two years of publication and continues to be a high traffic site. She also has worked as a writer and serves as a board member of the Brownwood Art Association as their publicist.
Together, the couple has seven children and are devoted to serving their community through business relationships as well as on a personal level, helping charity organizations with their services offered at a discount rate.
“We love working with locally owned businesses,” said Amanda. “They’re the heart of our community, they’re our neighbors and friends. We want to see them be successful and we really feel our skills in managing Facebook, website development and marketing can give these local businesses an edge over the big box stores. This is our home, and we want it to be the best it can be. We’re here to help make that happen.”
“It’s a bit of a mouthful, but businesses are busy with their business,” Scott added. “Handling social media and company websites and marketing can be a full time job. We want to let the business owners get back to their business while we take care of their online marketing.”
Down Home Digital has an office at 114 Center Avenue, suite 305 in downtown Brownwood. Interested individuals are welcome to call them at 325-200-1169 or visit their website: www.downhomedigital.net.