Do you still pitch or tender for design or web projects? Pitching – or tendering for projects are a large part of many a design and web agency’s way of finding work. Do you charge for your creative ideas and in-depth proposals to a client you don’t fully know? Probably not. We are one of the only industries […]
The word ‘persuade’ comes from the latin root word, persuadere, from per- ‘through, to completion’ + suadere ‘advise’. In promoting our services or products, we are advising or helping a customer through to fulfilling their needs.
Typography in logo design is a fine art and when you combine this with creating lettering out of foodstuff – the results can be quite stunning. The practise of creating food lettering is a popular approach in the design industry and can make your designs eye-catching and more shareable to your audience! All you need is: a room […]
Working for a variety of businesses with their marketing team to create a variety of graphic design needs, from logo design, website designs, email designs and a few advertising campaigns, I find this question always niggles at the back of my mind: Did they get any good return on their investment?
The Guardian Small Business Network is a dedicated community where you can gain access to best practice resources, expert advice, live Q&As and entrepreneur blogs. They send out regular showcase campaigns for you to enter a story about your small business on a relevant subject.
I wasn’t aware until recently that my two-year-old son Tom can recognise certain brand marks (logos) he sees regularly. For instance, while we were waiting in our GP surgery I was flicking through a local magazine, Tom recognised the Papa John’s logo and shouted “pizza!” – we only treat ourselves to a take away pizza […]
Your clients, their experience of you and your company, in other words their testimonials, will provide credibility and vouch for how good you’re at what you do.
If you’re an inspired designer or student wanting to get your teeth into a creative project that may get you some publicity, a great portfolio piece and the chance to win €10,000 then read on…