Turn Your Customers into Brand Advocates

Tanya Heading Branding, Design, Design Resources, Facebook, Fifteen Minute Read, Five Minute Reads, social media

A brand advocate is a customer or person who talks favourably about your brand or product and passes on positive word-of-mouth messages about the brand to other people. Brand advocates are great as they build your brand and business, attracting new customers, leading to an increase in sales and revenue. …

User Experience Design

Designing for User Experience: Love Letters From the Studio

Nikkee Boyle Communication, Design, Design Resources, Digital Marketing, Digital Solutions, Link, Technology, Ten Minute Reads

Brio’s junior designer Clarissa fills us in on the value of User Experience Design. It’s no longer enough to start a Wix site, throw your company’s logo up, and call it a day. Simply having a web presence is no longer as important as user experience, and that’s where UX …

Is your content accessible?

Brio Group Communication, Design, Design Resources, Digital Solutions, Tagged PDF

Our new friends at TaggedPDF.com.au have just launched their new website (yay!) and specialise in turning your pdf’s into accessible documents that can be read by screen readers for the visually impaired. Many government agencies, institutions and universities are making accessibility a priority after leading universities in America were sued …

Lorem what?

Brio Group Design, Design Resources, typography

Lorem Ipsum, or better known as filler text to designers, is regularly used to give the feeling of populated text in documents while in the midst of design. It allows creative teams to understand how copy will look and generally be replaced and removed with real content. Because no one …

Addicted to Pinterest

Belinda Vesey-Brown Design Resources, Digital Marketing, Digital Solutions, Displays/ Exhibits, Inspiration, marketing, Marketing Strategy Plan, social media, Technology, Trends, Uncategorized, Web

I admit it, I’m getting addicted to Pinterest. If you feel the same or, better, if you’re trying to take advantage from a marketing POV of people’s addiction to Pinterest, then you should check out this infographic that the guys at Flowtown recently put together.  

Emerging local artists

Belinda Vesey-Brown Art Exhibitions, Brisbane, Community, Competitions, Design, Design Resources, Displays/ Exhibits, entertainment, Events, Illustration, Inspiration, Uncategorized

The IMA: Institute of Modern Art is inviting artists who are 6 years out of art school, who have not yet exhibited at IMA and who were born or are living in Queensland to submit their portfolios to be considered for showcasing at the 2012 Fresh Cut exhibit at the …

Semi-Permanent

Tanya Heading Advertising, Branding, Brisbane, Communication, Design, Design Resources, Events, Illustration, Inspiration, Materials in design, Photography, Trends Leave a Comment

Well designers, it’s that time of year again! Have you got your tickets for Semi-Permanent yet? Semi-Permanent is a world leading design conference that to date has hosted 29 events in 9 cities, covering 5 countries, with over 200 speakers and 50,000 attendees. In 2012, Semi-Permanent celebrates ten years of …