Getting the word out

I speak for everyone here at Adirondack Audio & Video when I say that hiring Advokate was and continues to be one of the best decisions we have made as a company.  Jason Tavares, Adirondack Audio & VideoTestimonials >>


Web Design

  • Attractive and user-friendly
  • Competitive rates
  • Responsive design
  • Update it yourself!

We’ve been designing websites since the dawn of the internet. Put our experience to work for you! We design in WordPress. Here’s an overview of our process.

Advokate also offers hosting and domain name registration.

Graphic Design

  • Business cards
  • Postcards
  • Flyers and brochures
  • Banners and posters
  • And everything else!
Advokate’s designs are intuitive portraits of you and your business, so your personality and business brand comes through loud and clear. Want to work with someone who really gets you? That’s us. We’ll make darn sure everyone knows just how great you are.

Social Media

  • Patient guidance
  • Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Vine, Instagram & more
  • Advertise for free

If today’s rapidly changing internet landscape just boggles you, it’s Advokate to the rescue! Advokate can help you with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Vine, Instagram and much more. Advokate owner Kate Austin-Avon is hopelessly addicted to the internet. That works out all right for you.

Amity Marketing Meetings

Screen Shot 2014-09-01 at 4.42.14 PMThat horn of yours ain’t gonna toot itself! Schedule regular 1- or 2-hour marketing meetings with Advokate and work side-by-side. We can work on your e-newsletter, updating your blog, website and social media, applying to art shows, sending out and following up on press releases, tweaking images and creating graphics, and more. Call today to set up your initial meeting and we’ll make a plan to get the word out on a regular basis. Let’s Meet!

Event Planning

IMG_2638Kate Austin-Avon has experience planning events! From outdoor arts festivals like Colors of Fall and LocalFest to juried art shows and grand openings; Kate’s own Vermont wedding to a holiday called Marchival she invented, Kate loves to plan events, and does so with finesse, style and attention to detail. It’s a bonus that it ties in perfectly with design and marketing — every event needs a brand and for the guests to show up! We are well-connected with area caterers and other vendors. Call today to discuss the event you have in mind. As with every Advokate project, we work on your budget, divvying up the to-do list between us on a customized basis.


  • Well-written
  • Polished
  • Professional
We’ll use your words to write informative press releases that jump right off the page. We’ve got newsroom experience, an editor’s ruthless hand and an extensive list of area media contacts.

For Artists

  • Resources
  • Advice
  • Connections
Advokate is well-connected; an essential resource for artists just starting out. We offer informed, nonjudgmental advice on the beginner’s art career.

Talking Shop

  • Fresh ideas
  • An outsider’s perspective
  • Youthful advantage
Let our hamster wheel of a brain spin out some fresh ideas for your business. If you’re stuck in a rut, just starting out, needing to generate leads in a new demographic or just want another person to bounce ideas off of, give us a call.