Microsoft Has Ended Internet Explorer

The time has finally come – Microsoft has ended Internet Explorer. The browser has been around for over 20 years, and in recent times has caused Microsoft a lot of issues – infact I think they have been rather ashamed …

What Google is Changing – HTTPS vs HTTP

Google has recently released their update for Chrome and with it some updates on how they’d like the world to access all modern websites. My clients have already noticed that there is a new message in the top corner of …

List of Serif Fonts

There are many different fonts available on the market, seeing a massive increase in fonts across the web available for download which are either serif, sans serif, or even bespoke fonts designed specifically for certain brands. The different between these …

Google Adwords vs Adwords Express

So just remember – if you get an email for ‘free credit’ for Google Adwords Express from the Google search engine, to your registered Google Mail account – please understand they are just trying to make money out of you. …

Misspelled signs

Sometimes a single word spelled incorrectly can have a disastrous effect on a sign that has gone up onto a store front. Often this results in hilarious images of shop front signs going viral online, but can be damaging for …

Popular Commercial Fonts

Many of our clients tend to ask what sort of font would be appropriate for their brand, signs or vans. There are literally thousands of fonts out there, but some are tried and tested and have worked for many years. …

Cliches in Stock Photography

As explored in previous posts, I spend a fair amount of time looking up interesting and unique stock photos to help start up businesses represent their brand. However, in my research I have also noticed that there are some very …

The Worst Stock Photos Ever

I have covered in another blog post how often I am asked to find Stock Photos for websites, especially for start up businesses.¬†Generally speaking these include a lot of construction images, some for dentistry, loads of interior and exterior shots …

Top 12 fonts you should NEVER use

These days are there so many fonts to choose from, the choice can be overwhelming. Some designers over do it with fonts that cannot be read, while some go for the ones that have been used time and time again. …