4 quick wins to refresh your website

14th June, 2017

Websites are like hair

Websites are a bit like hair (bear with me on this, I promise it’s going somewhere) If you’re anything like me, you’re too busy to spend a huge amount of time thinking about your hair. Over the years, you’ll have tried on a few different styles for size but eventually you settle on something that suits you that’s easy to maintain and relatively in keeping with current trends. Sorted. You can forget about it for a bit and get on with thinking about something else. Then,...

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An Introduction to SEO

On Thursday 11th May, our graphic designer Fiona attended a bite-sized learning event organized by the Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce, hosted by the Sussex County Cricket Club. The speaker, Peter Phillpot, the Commercial Director at SiteVisibility,...

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Five things we know about creativity

  “Creativity is intelligence having fun.” - Einstein. Creativity is something human beings are pretty amazing at. It’s how we reach innovation and discover new and improved methods for doing things - from inventions to strategies...

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How to be an eco-friendly print buyer

When I think about the impact of our industry on the environment, my head starts to spin a little bit. Not a minute goes by in my day-to-day life where I can’t see an example of a piece of print, whether it be a magazine, a newspaper, a leaflet,...

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We are animated

For the last few months we have been taking a turn at being the client. It’s always tricky for design agencies to work on their own creative. When we spent over 12 months redesigning our website last year we discovered that when it comes to your...

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Top 10 Tips for Writing a Design Brief [Infographic]

Whether you need a new logo, website or brochure created for your business, the key to making a design project a success starts with a thorough creative brief. A good brief explains the ins and outs of your project, helping your designers...

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Design for SME's

SME’s are defined as any business with under 250 employees, so thinking of our local business community, it’s safe to say that most of the companies in Brighton and Hove and the surrounding areas in Sussex fall into this category. In actual...

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Top 10 Promotional Gifts for Exhibitions

Heading to an exhibition this year? It's time to start thinking about promotional gifts! If you’re a seasoned trade show exhibitor you will know that these events are all about meeting prospects and networking, with the ultimate aim of leaving...

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A book is born

Saturday saw the launch of the brand-new children’s book ‘Alphamals’ by the very talented Brighton illustrator Graham Carter. Our developer Steve Elford and I with our respective families dropped in to see what the fuss was all about....

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International Women's Day 2017 with Brighton Women's Centre

Today is International Women’s Day! For those who may not know, IWD has been observed around the world for about 100 years - always on the 8th of march. The purpose of the day is to keep women’s equality on our agenda, to raise awareness about...

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Looking for the one

*This position has now been filled* We are recruiting for a new team member to help generate new business for our little agency. Could it be you? Perhaps someone you know?  Full details of the role can be found here, but to help you work out...

Richard's retirement

Goodbye Richard

Last week we sent off our friend and colleague Richard Putnam, as he (FINALLY) retired from his role in our accounts department. I am not being mean by saying finally - he has retired once already but he didn’t actually leave. We are pretty sure...

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Being heard in a crowded market place

Being heard in a crowded market place: A Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce Bite-sized Learning Event. On Tuesday 21st February, I attended a bite-sized learning event organised by the Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce and hosted by the Sussex...