It’s Sunday night and the weekend is over. The new working week is creeping closer. So here’s your weekly dose of inspiration, in the form of a summary week’s nudenotes.
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Do you often feel stumped?
Have trouble coming up with ideas?
You would probably call this Creative Block.
The seemingly ever looming monster, that seems ready to strike at any point. Looking around any creative industry and we see the victims of this vicious titan everywhere.
Or do we?
Do we really believe in this myth… this legend… this monster?Read More
The term ‘user experience’ (UX) can be mind-bogglingly broad, and can potentially cover every single interaction with your brand that your customer experiences.
However, in a more specific sense, it’s often referred to when talking about customers’ technical experiences -- whether they’re on your website, mobile app, using your online service, or even searching for you online.
Forgive me, for I have sinned.
Seven years ago, I thought Comic Sans was a good font.
It pains me to type that, but it’s true.
Time might have passed, but I still know surprisingly little about design, so it’s time for me to sit down with design extraordinaire, Dean O’Callaghan, to learn the basics.Read More
USP (unique selling point) is a term that’s used a lot in marketing and sales.
But what does it actually mean?
Simply speaking, your USP is your x-factor – what sets you apart from everyone else.
It’s why your customers should come to you instead of a competitor.Read More
If you want your business to truly succeed in the 21st century, you need a website.
But so many people are put off from it.
There’s such a fear that creating a website is a long-winded, difficult process, that you need to have elite coding skills to do -- but that’s simply not true.Read More
I’m put in mind of the famous saying - “Crazy is doing the same thing time and time again, and expecting different results”.
You need to experiment with your marketing - taking risks and try new things - in order to grow.
That means that, sometimes, your experiments may not work in the way that you want them to.Read More
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard about the rise of video marketing online.
From a quick search, there were just under 1 million news stories on video marketing -- and a staggering 4.5 billion results overall.Read More
Promotion is the bread and butter of the marketer, and always has been.
While technology and social developments may shift the methods of promotion, the basic concept of promoting your product, service, or business, remains the same.
Promoting your product or service can seem daunting at first, you may feel as though you don’t have the skills or confidence to do it, or you might be modest about your business.Read More
There are many times in a designer's career when you will hear and see things the make you cringe.
I’m sure you probably come into contact with them every day – some of them you may not even notice them anymore, and others might make your blood boil every time.
In this article, I break down six cringe-inducing things that drive me crazy as a Designer.Read More
Have you read countless books about business, design, marketing, branding, or anything else, but find it difficult to remember the content after reading it?
I feel you.
And I have a solution.