Creative

7 Ways Awesome Graphic Design Grows a Business
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You know those out-dated, chaotic, mish-mashed websites? The ones you squint and cringe at, then instead of reading more about the business - you’re outta there! Or what about those logos that look like they were made in...errr...Microsoft paint? It...
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6 Essential Design Hacks to Create a Website Your Customers will Love
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Need a new website to drive engagement and growth for your business but not sure where to start? Whether you’re a small business or large corporation, our design team has put together their top website design hacks to save you...
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20 Productive Business Ideas To Work On During Social Distancing
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Whether we like it or not, businesses across the country need to look at how they operate. Some companies are taking the slower pace to work on their business and others are being savvy and finding ways to pivot their...
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6 of the Most Adorable Dogs in Marketing Campaigns
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Cut-through marketing and design is all about creating an emotional connection between your brand and audience.  Whether you’re trying to educate, entertain or inspire, doggos have been featured in successful brand campaigns and commercials for a long time!  So sit...
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5 Super Easy Graphic Design Hacks to Save You Hours (And Keep You Sane!)
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Feel like you’re spending too much time on design instead of running your business? We totally agree! That’s why our design team have put together their top time-saving hacks that will firmly anchor your brand in the minds of your...
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6 Surprising Reasons Your Logo is Confusing Your Customers
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Is your logo a winner or should it walk the plank? Does it grab the attention and understanding of your customers in seconds? Not sure?  Check your logo against these 6 logo no-no’s to make sure your brand stays afloat...
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How To Make Art Not War With Your Design Team
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Many professionals struggle when it comes to communicating with their design team and other creatives, e.g. copywriters, editors, photographers, and content creators. It's as though people think we're a hybrid human who speaks some foreign "creative person" language. You'll be...
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Why Brand Consistency Matters—A Lot.
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Is inconsistent branding killing your business? When it comes to standing out in your industry through brand design, are you recognisable? Or, is your marketing collateral pulled together with a 'this will do' attitude?  Here's why brand consistency matters. People...
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6 Graphic Design Trends to Get You Noticed in 2020
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The 55 KNOTS team pulled together (our favourite) top six graphic design trends for 2020. Find out why they’re trendy and how to use them in your business. 1. Monochrome Design In 2020, monochrome design is a favourite amongst creatives....
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How to Write a Strong Design Brief
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Six simple tips to get your marketing brief in shape for a seamless design experience. I'm sure you've worked with creatives in the past, and at least once, you've felt like the two of you were speaking two different languages....
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