Get a better website done on time and on budget

OK, you started out with a clear mandate: you need to get a new website designed and built because your current site has a lot of problems. Pick your reasons, but I’m willing to bet they’re in the list that follows:

It looks old or outdated
The content is stale and difficult to update or change
The […]

Understanding the Creative Process

Ever wonder how creative folks come up with the stuff they sometimes come up with?

It’s called the “Creative Process” but I like to think of it as basic problem solving. And the problems we creative-types deal with are as individual and specific as our clients are, but they can always be solved through effective and proactive […]

The Difference Between RGB and CMYK

RGB and CMYK are two different colour models, and understanding the difference can mean producing great-looking print materials rather than muddy, dull and disappointing ones. It’s all based in the science of how the human eye and brain perceive colour, so don’t blame me the next time your PPT printouts don’t look as fresh on paper as […]

Not All Logo Files Are Created Equal

Being a professional designer, I sometimes get to work with clients who have been operating for a while, but have a desperate need to improve their brand and corporate appearance. Until they contacted me, they may have been getting by without investing much into their marketing or communications budget. But now they have decided it’s […]

Five Ways to Improve Online Investor Communications

The tools and technology used to create digital media are changing all the time— it’s a fine line achieving balance between cutting edge and ease of use. At the same time, it can be tough to keep people’s attention long enough to get your message across before they click to the next shiny website. […]