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Design

Design a Logo in 5 Steps

My logo design process I use today in five steps: Before we even start putting pen to paper, we make sure we have clearly defined the business, and make sure they are happy it fits with the goals, aspirations and budget.

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The Power of Icons

What icons are and where they come from, what makes a good icon and what makes a bad icon? How do you go about developing iconography for your, or your client’s brand? I also talked about an area of my specialism, which is the use of icons in interfaces, apps and mobile platforms.

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Do I need a tagline for my logo?

Like distilling a fine whiskey, it is hard to get right and takes time to create a good tagline. From a simple descriptor or an emotive tagline, a deep understanding for each business brand and how they perceive themselves is key.

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The Value of Design

The Design Council has been working with the Arts & Humanities Research Council to measure the value that design thinking brings to small businesses.

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Logo designs and branding styles from Turkey

From banks to shoe shops, convenient stores to furniture stores. And they all have branding to advertise themselves through their signage, packaging or advertising. This year I have noticed that these logos and designs are now catching my eye.

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3 ways good design can help you sell more

Spending money to work with an expert graphic designer can seem like a frivolity, especially to smaller businesses where there just isn’t much of it. This is because people often can’t see any cause and effect between what your company looks like, and how much you sell.

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Fall in love with your business again…

This month, we sent out a number of mailers to specific businesses. It contained a ‘Valentines’ style card with the message, “Fall in love with you business again” to raise awareness of the importance of their brand appearance.

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iPhone themed cupcakes!

Check out these lovely cupcakes. From the Cupcake Decorating Championships at Ignite in New York, created by Nick Bilton and Danielle Bilton. (They remind me

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Bowen Leaflet design

Neil Gibson is physiotherapist trained in the Bowen Technique. He not only treats people but has recently qualified to treat horses and their riders. Neil

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The Bath Business Club

The Bath Business Club has been successfully running independently for over a year.We hold weekly breakfast meetings every Tuesday at the Bath Rugby Club and

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