Category: Tips

A Beginner’s Guide to Digital Typography

Working with type is a centuries old discipline, and typography is a huge field. Technological changes, especially over the past 30 years, have revolutionised the field and created a new subdiscipline of digital typography. With digital typography came a whole host of new rules, options, and styles – but don’t let the amount of information…
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Technology vs Art: Graphic Design of the 1980s

The 1980s marked the early beginnings of the digital revolution and the introduction of business and personal computers. The influx of technology combined with the development of graphics software had a tremendous impact on graphic design. Within one short decade, the industry had changed forever. But just like fashion trends, design aesthetics are circular. And…
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What Your Logo Shape Says About Your Business

Your company logo plays a prominent factor in helping customers to both recognise and identify with your product or business. The word ‘logo’ comes from the Greek term ‘logos’, which basically means ‘word’. And in a very real way, your logo is a visual one-word description of your business offering. Designers use shapes to represent…
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Are your RGB Graphics Print-Ready?

The key to a successful design project is upfront planning. For the best results, you’ll need to know from the beginning whether the final product will be digital-only or will be printed. When planning to create a physical print of a digital image, there are a few technical items you must get right in order…
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How Do Letterheads Contribute to Your Business Branding?

Never underestimate the importance of a well thought out letterhead design. If you consider all of the different situations in which people will view your letterhead, it will become clear that having a letterhead which is concise and professional reflects positively on your business and the way others perceive it. Letterheads raise your customers’ brand…
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How to Design the Perfect Wedding Invitation

When you’re planning a wedding there is so much to think about, not least of all your wedding stationery. This includes everything from your invitations to your save the date cards, thank you cards and place cards for the reception. Here, we’ll go through some professional tips on how to create the perfect wedding invitations…
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