Who Is Your Target Audience?

If you have experience setting up advertising via print and broadcast media, you should know preparing ads for online social platforms and pay-per-click sites requires the same careful thought and application. When you choose specific publications to run your ads, you know to expect exposure to a certain audience. We don’t have to tell you… Read more »

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5 Reasons Your Site Isn’t Converting

When you rely on your website to bring in the bulk of your business, it’s understandable if you check your analytics and sales reports on a regular basis. Once a day seems reasonable, especially if you don’t use a third-party fulfillment service and need to ship direct. Once an hour and finding only disappointment…well, we… Read more »

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Is Certification Necessary For Social Marketing?

Q: What do you call a person who graduated last in his class at medical school? A: A doctor. It’s still a good joke, but when you’re need of serious medical care you might not laugh. If you get sick you want to know everything about the person about to stick sharp things into your… Read more »

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Living in a Digital World

Social media, targeted ads, apps, engagement: it’s official. We are living in a digital world. It’s everywhere. Is your brand? With the incredible innovations in marketing and technology, there’s no excuse for your business not to take advantage of the multiple opportunities available – many of them free. A good, organic social media presence doesn’t… Read more »

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Why We Do What We Do

At Ciniva, we’re more than a web agency. We’re a mixed bag of made-to-order marketing, which means that whatever unique need your business has, we’ve got you covered. Whether you need a new logo, a new website, a digital campaign or some brochures designed and printed, Ciniva is ready. We’ll analyze your brand, tailor our… Read more »


What is Ciniva?

Ciniva [sin-uh-vuh] Noun: A collection of creative, intelligent strategists, designers & explorers with a knack for marketing, branding and website construction. What distinguishes Ciniva from any old marketing agency? The Cinileague. Cinileague [sin-ee-leeg] Noun: A tribe of kindred spirits who, when united with a common goal, can achieve the impossible. Now that you’ve got the… Read more »


Currituck Tourism Wins Award for New Website built by Ciniva Web Agency

NORFOLK, Va., October 14, 2016 — Currituck County’s Department of Travel & Tourism was recently recognized by the Destination Marketing Association of North Carolina (DMANC) for their new website during the annual awards ceremony, held this year in Winston-Salem. The Currituck Tourism Department took home a Gold Award in the Online Communications category for website… Read more »

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How Responsive is Your Site?

It’s a new era for small, locally owned businesses. With great technology comes great resources to introduce your brand to the world, spread the good word and gather positive reviews. As a business owner, you’d be crazy not to take advantage of the numerous online opportunities available to better your brand. As folks scroll through… Read more »


Ciniva Plus Currituck Equals Great Marketing

At Ciniva we consider ourselves free spirits, so when we get to work on-site for one of our amazing clients we are THRILLED – particularly when that client is VisitCurrituck, and the assignment is to go in search of wild horses. High fives were exchanged, tickets were booked and snacks were packed. More than just fun,… Read more »


5 Simple Tricks to Boost Your Organic SEO

Tired of Feeling Invisible? Here at Ciniva, we know all the tips and tricks, but we’re always hungry for more. Since we’re constantly learning and improving our approach to web design, development, social media, e-commerce and of course, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) we figured we could afford to share the wealth. If your website doesn’t… Read more »

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Ciniva takes flight with new Oakland International Airport site

  For a small creative and digital marketing agency in Norfolk, Virginia, Ciniva sure does big things. Our team’s latest web launch is a completely redesigned, user-focused website on behalf of Oakland (Calif.) International Airport. It’s the latest addition to our growing portfolio of work in the travel, tourism and transportation industries and we’re really proud of… Read more »


We love our pets, so please excuse our begging.

We’re big pet people here at Ciniva. Dogs, cats, fish, you name it. That’s why we were so tail-wagging happy to make a recent $250 donation to the folks at Pet Cancer Awareness when we visited our client-friends at Care-A-Lot Pet Supply. Pet Cancer Awareness promises that every penny collected goes to exploring the causes and… Read more »