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Top marketing tips and oddments of quirky design we have come across and been inspired by.

Choosing the right website administration system

Posted by steve fearn on 13 September 2017 | Comments

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It's important to choose the right tools for the job and this certainly applies to website design and development. Pretty much every company requires a web presence these days. So, you splash out...

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How a blog helps optimise your website

Posted by Louise Fearn on 4 October 2016 | Comments

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Google is constantly changing its algorithms and in order that your website remains visible you need to keep on top of the latest stringent criteria. That can be daunting, but a blog is...

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The Game of Thrones Appeal

Posted by Steve Fearn on 10 May 2016 | Comments

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Okay so the new Game Of Thrones has started in glorious style. What makes this series so popular? It's the complete lack of regard for Hollywood's bland TV programme making machine and script writing,...

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Playing with politics

Posted by Steve Fearn on 12 April 2016 | Comments

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I have just received my booklet by the government explaining why it would be best to stay within the European Union. I am a fairly rational person and look carefully at all...

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Oh no! Now we have Ransomware for the Mac

Posted by Steve Fearn on 16 March 2016 | Comments

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It wasn't like this in the good ol' days. Here in the wonderful world of Apple Macintosh mania, we graphic designers have long been the ones sneering at the Windows PC Users world...

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Album Covers: Art for the masses

Posted by Steve Fearn on 1 March 2016 | Comments

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I remember as a kid being influenced and incredibly inspired by album cover artwork such as Roger Dean’s Yes album and Gerald Scarfe's Pink Floyd The Wall illustrations. I then progressed to buying...

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Creative Visionary

Posted by Steve Fearn on 5 July 2013 | Comments

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We are all looking for inspirational figures, icons or role models, people who we either aspire to be or want to emulate. Some of us squeak with excitement at the release of a...

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Words are everything

Posted by Louise Fearn on 21 January 2013 | Comments

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When you are writing a novel and you work in the area of graphic design and copywriting words are always going to feature highly in your life. How they look, how they...

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A world of design at the Harry Potter Studio Tour. Who knew?

Posted by Lou Fearn on 4 October 2012 | Comments

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When I recently took my family to Watford to visit the Warner Bros Harry Potter Studio Tour I didn’t realise what I was letting myself in for. We’d read the books and...

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Love design as much as us?

Posted by Lou Fearn on 12 September 2012 | Comments

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What would you vote for in the Elle Decoration British Design Awards? You get a chance to win £5,000 of John Lewis vouchers too and that's not to be sniffed at! Have a...

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