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Colour Techniques and How To Use Them

Monday, 15 July 2019 , Posted By: Dave Davies , In: Design

Colour Techniques and How To Use Them

Do you know much about colours and how they are made through different techniques?

The difference between RGB, CMYK and Pantone colours can be quite substantial. Here is a quick overview of the different colour types and how best to use them ...what is the difference?

6 eCommerce UX Tips

Wednesday, 10 July 2019 , Posted By: Amy Godfrey-Bawden , In: DesignDevelopment

6 eCommerce UX Tips

Improving eCommerce UX (user experience) design and development can be achieved in a variety of ways. This includes streamlining shopping carts, and ensuring there are quality logos and product descriptions in all the right places on the site. It is important that the standard of eCommerce UX design and development reflects the popularity of online shopping - prioritising customer satisfaction and sales. Read more for some tips to help you improve the UX of your eCommerce site in 2019!

All Things Design in 2019

Thursday, 24 January 2019 , Posted By: Dave Davies, Nick Layton , In: Design

All Things Design in 2019

The Pantone colour of the year is ‘living coral’. Colour is an essential part of a designer's toolkit, but how can we use colour, typography, graphics and photography to bring brands to life?

Building a Website with Strong SEO Foundations

Thursday, 05 October 2017 , Posted By: Sammy-Jo , In: Design

Building a Website with Strong SEO Foundations

All too often, companies pay for a new website that looks amazing but isn’t designed with SEO in mind and therefore isn’t built with the right foundations to ensure it stands the test of time and performs online.

The Importance of Your Website to Your Marketing Strategy

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 , Posted By: Charlie , In: DesignDigital Marketing

The Importance of Your Website to Your Marketing Strategy

Your website is essential to your digital marketing activities. If you're questioning why you aren't getting the visits or the conversions, then you should take a hard look at your website.

10 Brilliant Homepage Designs - Public Sector

Friday, 28 July 2017 , Posted By: Charlie , In: Design

10 Brilliant Homepage Designs - Public Sector

A quality homepage is optimised for user experience in order to drive traffic to a call to action. This post focuses on the best public sector homepage designs that manage this while working with a limited budget.

3 Tips to Improve Your Website's Performance

Friday, 07 July 2017 , Posted By: Charlie , In: DesignDevelopmentDigital Marketing

3 Tips to Improve Your Website's Performance

Are you getting enough traffic on your website? If you're struggling, make sure that you are meeting these essential criteria. You need to use HTTPS, optimise your site speed and become more mobile-friendly.

New Search Engine for Finding Free Images Launched by Creative Commons

Friday, 17 February 2017 , Posted By: Dave Davies , In: DesignDigital Marketing

New Search Engine for Finding Free Images Launched by Creative Commons

Non-profit organisation, Creative Commons have launched a new search engine, CC Search, designed to help users find free images that are legal to use, and provide credit to their copyright holder.

Choosing The Right Fonts For Your Design

Thursday, 02 February 2017 , Posted By: Dave Davies , In: Design

Choosing The Right Fonts For Your Design

Considering how to effectively use fonts within your design projects is a learning process. It can be a good idea to list some of the qualities and tone of message that you want to communicate through your design.

Salisbury Christmas Lights Switch On

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 , Posted By: Dave Davies , In: Design

Salisbury Christmas Lights Switch On

The design team at Blue Frontier have recently worked with the local Salisbury City Council to produce a range of marketing material to promote the Christmas Lights Switch On Event.

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