Improve you Social Media posts!

Improve you Social Media posts!

This is my first blog post in a little while, but I had a really busy end of 2016 and beginning of 2017 so I can't complain! I have been seeing a rise in popularity of the use of .gifs recently, so I wanted to write a few thoughts on using them in your social media.

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It's getting festive in here!

It's getting festive in here!

So I now have a busy few weeks ahead and consequently there is not much time to think about blog posts.  This week however, I would like to share some festive spirit albeit a little early but, unfortunately, as a designer it is a necessity to get ready for Christmas at the same time as the shops do – as this is when clients need the preparation of all their Christmas material undertaken. But it works well for me as once the colder weather arrives it really helps with the festive mood!

Here are three things you should make sure you prepare for the festive season ASAP!

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The Design Process

The Design Process

This week I have been thinking about the design process and how I fulfil a project for a client. While a lot of the time, clients have individual needs that vary from project to project, there will still be a set way of working that I follow for each project.

In this post I wanted to describe the step by step breakdown of a typical project framework. Please bear in mind this is just a framework and can change, but it should give a good idea on the design process and how I approach projects!

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What do Graphic Designers do?

What do Graphic Designers do?

This week I wanted to write a bit about a question I am always asked: what do Graphic Designers do? I have always found it difficult to explain to people exactly what I can do in a short space of time, as there are so many different parts to Graphic Design, and so many overlapping parts that it is almost impossible to sum up

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