Brand Identity

How Calligraphy Will Make Your Brand Unique

How Calligraphy Will Make Your Brand Unique

Calligraphy is enjoying a surge in popularity at the moment. A quick search on Instagram for calligraphy at the time of writing this brought up 5,114,101 posts on the topic! Social media is awash with calligraphers and lettering artists sharing their skills and inspiring others with hypnotic videos and on point photography. It’s a back-to-basics…

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Personal Style – Why it is Important to Your Brand

Personal Style - Why it is important to your brand

Personal style should be an integral part of your brand The importance of having clear branding for your business is well known, yet there is often less concern over the personal style that is shown in head shots and other company photographs. This should be an integral part of your branding process. My personal style influences…

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Don’t Underestimate the Power of Your Brand Story

by Micah Bowers – Freelance Designer @ Toptal   This evening, when you’ve finished work, you’ll encounter a story. Maybe you’ll seek the story out on television, at the theater, or in a book. Or perhaps the story will find you by way of a friend’s text or a spouse’s rough day. Either way, stories…

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Why You Need: Brand Guidelines

why you need brand guidelines

Brand Guidelines can be known as various names such as “brand standards”, “style guide”, “brand manual “or” brand book”, but all refer to the same document. These guidelines are important and usually put together by your designer and contain resources and guidance to help you use the brand elements effectively when creating marketing materials in…

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The Logo Design Process

So you’ve decided you need a new logo, whether you’re a start up or your current logo is need of a re-fresh; there is a step-by-step process to designing a successful logo for your business. I’ve outlined below the process I use so you have more of an idea of what you can expect from…

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Branding – RULE #1: Consistency.

Consistency is the number 1 rule when thinking about branding your company and creating marketing material and communication tools. As a start there are some key elements to think about which will immediately give a consistent look and feel whether it be a flyer or a page on your website:   Logo – Make sure…

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