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Your brand new Wordpress website is live… but what now?

20 JUNE 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

It’s been weeks, if not months, in the making – and your beautiful, brand new Wordpress website design is now ready to be shown off to the world. But the hard work isn’t quite over yet. There are still a few things to consider after launch. Here, I’ve put together a quick checklist of the things you’ll need to have in place aft...

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5 mistakes to avoid when designing a business logo

06 JUNE 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

Avoid these common pitfalls during the logo design process to make sure your brand new emblem is both professional and relatable. I already posted my logo design guide for UK businesses, which contains a whole wealth of ideas on the principles of logo design, and how to use shape and colour to create an instantly-recognisable graphic that perfectly sums up...

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Why Wordpress may be the best choice of platform for your next website

24 MAY 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

If you’re in need of a brand new website, chances are you’re researching the best system for your requirements. You have probably already stumbled across Wordpress, which is widely renowned as one of the most popular platforms in the world. Stats vary according to different reports, but it’s widely thought that Wordpress powers almost a...

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Could your Chelmsford business benefit from my graphic design services?

09 MAY 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

I’m offering cheap business cards for companies with CM postcodes! Chelmsford has grown a great deal in the last few years. Since being awarded City status back in 2012, Essex’s county town has gone from being a run-of-the-mill commuter settlement to an economic powerhouse in its own right, partly thanks to a tonne of investment in its faciliti...

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How Graphic Design Has Evolved in the Last 20 Years

20 APRIL 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

We Explore Two Decades of Incredible Change There’s no doubt that digital technology has had a huge impact on the way that we work. Advancements in technology have encouraged seismic changes in every industry, and graphic design is no different. The evolution of graphic design has seen increased creativity and more investment alongside those big te...

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How the Humble Logo is Still Shaping Today’s Market

19 MARCH 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

The business logo is perhaps one of the most essential tools within any company’s marketing arsenal. Here, we take a look at how the concept of the humble logo has developed over the centuries to become the staple of industry that it is today! The logo – distilled Ever wondered where it all began? Well, it’s near-on impossible to t...

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Logo Design: A Guide for UK Businesses

01 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

Contents: Can your business afford to cut corners? Distinctively British designs Logo design styles Why most logo designs should be simple Colour and shape: it’s the little things that matter A creative blend of familiarity and differentiation Recent design trends Commercial logo design has a rich history. Since 1875, logos have served to r...

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How to get the most from your logo designer

16 AUGUST 2017 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

Top tips that will help your business get the perfect logo Finding a designer for your new logo has never been easier. Thanks to the Internet you can now research hundreds of designs without ever leaving your home or office. However, choosing the right logo designer for your project, and then getting the most out of them, requires a little know-how. With...

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Use illustration logo designs for better engagement

14 APRIL 2017 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

Visual Impact For Your Brand Development Why you should include illustrated images in your brand logo to transmit the personality of your company to a target market of consumers. Logo designs are an important method of communication between a company or brand and their target market. A strong design can have a huge impact on a customer and offers a way ...

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How to build your business brand

20 FEBRUARY 2017 | POSTED BY NATALIE SULLIVAN

Whether you are a new business or are considering a complete overhaul, one thing is for certain; you will have to build your business brand. And building a brand involves much more than choosing a name. Although it’s a good idea to choose a new name, it’s important to remember that with any business name comes a whole strategy that, if not unders...

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