Brand development: Hockey Futures: We’ve been working with Sue Martineau at Hockey Futures to develop brand visuals and website for a new hockey outreach initiative that aims to develop programmes to connect with young people
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More icon obsession: We recently discovered a simple online app for generating your own icon font: https://icomoon.io . We've used it to create a font version of an existing social media icon, but you can generate a full set of 'glyphs' (the individual characters comprising the font) If you use Illustrator or another vector graphic program you can generate your icons as ve ...
Loving the squeezebox: Pros and cons of the accordion
Here’s our broad summary of the good and bad points of the accordion (digital not musical)
Icons - The 5 second rule
Icons are a useful navigational cue, and a hugely distracting design side-alley in which you can get (enjoyably) lost forever, but how effective are they at enhancing user experience?
'80s Outfits, Umbracians and Flamingos: The 8th Umbraco UK Festival
James Dimmer, Our Man at The Barbican, reports on his first experience of the annual UK Umbraco Gathering: dodgy suits but immaculate code....
Certificated ! (We love a badge)
We're very proud to say that we are now an Umbraco Certified Partner, which means our track record and skills in this popular and trusted CMS system are now officially recognised. We don't want to be too crusading about this, but we're keen supporters of the power and versatility of Umbraco, and we think it bears repeating, so here's why we use it:
Where are my cookies?
There are a number of reasons why you might want to remove specific cookies, including protecting your security, and maximising the performance of your device, but you've got to find them first!
A Practical Brand
Even the smallest organisations benefit from an agreed visual language, but what’s the minimum you’d need to get started and how far should you take it once you’re up and running?
Our branding work for Jeyel's Curry Sauce gets its first airing as we complete designs for the first set of product packaging
If, like some of our clients, you can't find your copy of our favourite bedtime reading, the Umbraco Manual, you can find a copy here . It's friendly, easy to use and free. The beauty of open source :) If you've used Umbraco at all you'll know that the interface is clean and simple, and if you're involved in development in any way you'll know how flexible it is, and how crea ...