10 tips for great business cards

Your business cards are probably one of the first contacts your clients will have with your brand and business, it is worth giving them some attention an care. Here are some tips for business cards that will work for you: Use the correct typefaces. If you have a brand guidelines document (your designer should have…

What makes a good van design?

Designing car livery can be a tricky business. It is much more than simply adding the phone number or the logo to the side of the vehicle. It is all about making sure the business is perceived in a way that will encourage potential customers to pick up the phone and get in touch. Looking…

Pricing up a printing job

Are you asking the right questions? Times are tough, and the marketing budget of most businesses is shrinking. This is especially true for small and medium size businesses, so it is important to understand some basics of the printing industry. First of all, there’s a variety of different ways to produce printing: lithographic, screen printing,…

Create images, don’t collect rubbish

Images are one of the main visual elements used in Graphic Design,but what images should be used? Is it best to invest in exclusive images or the best cost/benefit solution is to use stock photography? Exclusivity Arguably, the biggest benefit of creating you own images (and conversely, the biggest problem of using stock photography) is…