How To Improve Your Instagram Feed With These 5 Simple Tips (reblog)

These days, photography is both attacked and loved in almost equal proportions. We live in a time where the democratization of photography - thanks to digitization - has strongly impacted the number of images available on social networks.

Lufthansa presents a new brand design (reblog)

LUFTHANSA revealed last Feb. 7 its new, modernized brand image to customers and employees at two major events at the Frankfurt and Munich hubs. The most visible change is the new aircraft livery. In front of more than 3,000 guests in Frankfurt and Munich, Lufthansa officially presented a Boeing 747-8 and an Airbus A321 with the new design.

Good Graphic Design is Critical to Solidifying Your Brand’s Image (reblog)

You have probably heard the saying ‘a picture conveys a thousand words.' You can use this concept to promote the brand image of the products or services you are offering to sell to the public via an eye-catching graphic design of your organization’s logo .

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Bailey Street Design visual design excellence

Visual design is at work everywhere around us.  It gives shapes and form to the books we read, the posters we see and the road signs that we pass on the streets.

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Visual design tip – line containers used to highlight and contain text

I maintain a digital visual diary in which most days I try to spend some time looking a visual design technique used in all types of medium.  I have a subscription to Press Reader which allows me to access hundreds of magazines from around the world.  Any design elements that I like I take screenshots and snippets from magazines or websites that I visit.

Photoshop - Using Adobe Bridge

Photoshop – Using Adobe Bridge

When you are hunting around for particular images in your stash of image files, Adobe Bridge is your new best friend. It helps save time with features that organise files so that you can actually search and find the files that you require.

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Website Workflow for Bailey Street Design

Project: Website for Akora Group. Example of production workflow for Bailey Street Design

Speed Tunnel

Why it is important to optimise your website?

A website that takes a long time to load is a ‘Sick’ website. It is more difficult to solve this issue if you’re website is not built the first time correctly. Your web designer needs to have solutions that will optimise your website for speedy loading times. Optimal web performance today is no longer optional … Continue reading Why it is important to optimise your website?

Call to Action

A Call to Action: How to Make it Work

  A small business website should always have a call-to-action to convert visitors into customers.  It is important to lead the visitor into to taking the next step with you.  Make sure you add a call-to-action button to each of your most important pages, whether that means the About Us page, services page, FAQ's, or … Continue reading A Call to Action: How to Make it Work