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Domain names for sale

I have over the years had a number of great ideas and bought domain names to go with them. On account of not getting past the ‘great idea’ phase, I’m listing here domain names that I have available. Please get in touch so we can haggle over prices  Domain names for...

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Greenery! Pantone colour of the year 2017

Colour is a powerful marketing tool, reflecting the message and meaning of your brand. Because first impressions count, and colour is the first thing you notice in a logo or visual footprint (80% of visual information is related to colour), your colour palette works...

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Refresh, or reframe your branding?

Branding style guidelines needn’t be a straitjacket. Consider them as a living document, providing a framework that allows your team constructive creativity. By having at least basic principles in place, you can ensure that there is a consistency to your branding, and the image and ethos you want to convey to the world accurately represents your vision.

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The rise and rise of Snapchat!

Snapchat is no longer the app anyone past puberty couldn’t work out how to use, or if you did, couldn’t see the point of. How do I know this is true? Forbes has changed its Twitter profile image to its Snapchat avatar. The fact is, in Social media you have to be where your customers are – and if they are young (13-34), Snapchat is where you need to be.

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Facebook Looks To Tackle Personalized Learning In The Classroom

facebook-developer Facebook is working to give public school students an education that’s more tailored to their needs.
In a blog post today from Facebook’s Chief Product Officer Chris Cox, the company announced that over the past school year it has partnered with Summit Public Schools, an innovative school system in the Bay Area to improve and test their new learning technologies. Read More

Airbnb Rolls Out An Apple Watch App

airbnb watch app Airbnb has found its way onto the Apple Watch.
The company is releasing a new Apple Watch app today that’s centered around lightweight communication between hosts and guests. Hosts and guests can use it to get notifications as well as read messages and respond to messages. Hosts can also accept booking requests straight from the watch. Read More

How cool is this!

I love it when necessity greets invention, when design makes such a huge difference on so many levels. See here!

Twitter Unveils New Dashboard To Help Users Monitor Their Data

twitter-circle Twitter just released a new dashboard to help users keep an eye out on how their data is being accessed by third-party apps and other services.
The dashboard, available in settings, allows users to review their log-in history and see devices that they are currently connected on. Users are also able to see the activity of apps that they have allowed access to their account. Read More

Pew: Twitter And Facebook Users Being Exposed To More News

Facebook's Illustration Of The News Feed U.S. users of Twitter and Facebook are increasingly getting external news via the two services, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center. “The share of Americans for whom Twitter and Facebook serve as a source of news is continuing to rise. This rise comes primarily from more current users encountering news there rather than large increases in the user base overall,”… Read More