Frigid, Mixin' Vixens Stuff a Sock In It

If you guessed that Frigid, Mixin’ Vixens, and Stuff a Sock In It are all cool brand names created by Eat My Words, congratulations! Bonus points if you figured out that Frigid is the name of a gourmet ice cream store, Mixin’ Vixens is an all-women bartender service, and Stuff a Sock In It is […]

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Tasty Tidbits from the past week…

Sometimes we find juicy news not worthy of a full blog post, yet too darn good to not share with you. These “Tasty Tidbits” are digestible bites of news about new names and what we think of them here at Eat My Words. Bon Appetit! ________________________________________ In the company most in the need of an […]

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Alexandra sheds some Light on naming in Smart Money

Asked & Answered: Marketing Multiple BusinessesJune 24, 2008 By Colleen DeBaise QUESTION: Your Oct. 30, 2007, article described people who run multiple businesses. My problem is a little different. I am a freelance writer offering business- and career-writing services. Last year, I also started a direct-sales business (selling health and wellness products). How do I […]

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Taco Bell Gets Jiggy With It – Find Your Rap Name, Flyboy

In a strange and very very square attempt to get some ink, Taco Bell has ” challenged” 50Cent to change his name to, wait for it…….79, 89 or 99Cent, which is the cost on the new Taco Bell fine dining “Why Pay More” value menu (without a question mark, BTW).. Riiiiight. 50Cent is not amused. […]

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Alexandra featured speaker at City Club of SF "Secrets of Success" series

Next Tuesday afternoon. Alexandra will be the featured speaker at the City Club of San Francisco for their “Secrets of Success” series. She was invited to talk there after someone on the board heard her speak on how she broke into the naming business through some quick thinking on a date. Alexandra will be […]

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How your name can generate buzz and bacon

In today’s freaky economy, advertising budgets are facing extinction and marketing dollars are being stretched like carnival taffy. Your name has to do more, say more, and work harder than ever before. Without a massive ad campaign to drill it in (think: Head On), consumers cannot remember brand names that are tame, tired, copycat, spelling-challenged, […]

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This BS Brand Didn't Bear Up

Our friends at Cake Financial (a company that Eat My Words named), have a post on their dishy blog concerning the recent bad news about Bear Stearns. (While on the subject, we are enjoying “The Slice”, Cake Financial’s weekly market summary video starring Steve and Sven that is funny and destined for Internet immortality.) The […]

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