The Colour Blue

The Colour Blue has always been my favourite colour.  Apparently, I am in good company as blue is one of the most well-liked colours.  It is the least gender specific having equal appeal to both men and women. Blue can affect us physically it calms and sedates, cools and aids intuition. "Good things are associated … Continue reading The Colour Blue

I’d Pick More Daises – (or take their photo)

If I had my life to live over, I'd dare to make more mistakes next time. I'd relax, I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously. I would take more chances. I would climb more mountains and swim more rivers. I would eat … Continue reading I’d Pick More Daises – (or take their photo)

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7 Characteristics of ‘Good’ Web Design

If you want your website design to be considered, exciting and original it is important that your website adheres to some of the essential features like versatility, simplicity and communication. 1. The concept: If there is no message, no history, no idea, no narrative, no useful experience, there is no design or creativity. 2. Design … Continue reading 7 Characteristics of ‘Good’ Web Design

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Logos for your Business

Logos and Your Brand Logos are the graphic representation of your company and may consist of a symbol, an illustration or be represented typographically.  A well-designed logo helps your brand stand out from the competition. As a visual representation of the company, logos should be able to have the following characteristics: • Attracts the attention of users.  It is … Continue reading Logos for your Business

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Be safe on the internet

Almost every day I become aware of dodgy emails that have gone to my Spam box.  I would like to take the time to make you aware of the different types of hoaxes that are out there and remind you about email safety. Cyber criminals often use phishing scams to try to obtain personal information such … Continue reading Be safe on the internet

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Why does my website need a facelift?

Design is always changing Web Design has undergone dramatic changes in the past few years. This is primarily due to the tools and devices that we use constantly changing i.e smart phones, tablets, larger screen sizes. If your website has not been updated in the past few years it will be in need of a … Continue reading Why does my website need a facelift?

Street Art Medley

I took a couple of photos of local street art. These three pieces are located in the little laneway behind the Buzz Bar in Newtown. Simon is a Sydney based digital designer. He is the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner west suburb of Newtown.  Simon studied graphic design … Continue reading Street Art Medley

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Social Media Tips

Social media is vital for a business to reach customers and stay competitive. At the moment small business owners are seeing the greatest results from social media marketing. We wanted to share some tips with you on how to be successful when using social media platforms. Engagement not sales It is so important to engage … Continue reading Social Media Tips

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The Importance of Privacy Policy

The collection of accurate personal information from your site users is essential to the health of small and medium businesses. According to a 2006 Singapore research, the adoption of privacy notices is a "fundamental prerequisite for firms soliciting information from their clients". Regardless of the sensitivity of the information being sought privacy notices are vital … Continue reading The Importance of Privacy Policy