Workonline Communications Branding

Workonline-Communications-Branding

I’ve done a few logos in my time, mainly for personal projects, but not lately and especially not a full set of brand guidelines for a client.  This would have been something I briefed into the creative studio in my Agency days. So when a close friend of mine and co-founder of Workonline Communications asked […]

Growth Hacking Your Startup

Growth Hacking

This is not a post about Growth Hacking, but rather some tips of things you can do before you’ve even launched to make your life easier when you do. Good luck. Here’s a scenario before you start Growth Hacking You’ve slaved away on your startup idea, haven’t seen sunlight in weeks, consumed more coffee than […]

FitKey is a hit

FitKey Logo

I recently signed up to the new fitness app called FitKey and I wanted to share my experience and thoughts, because it is new, very different (in a good way) and I think a lot of people will benefit from it. Check them out on www.fitkey.co.za What is FitKey? FitKey is a South African startup that […]

Hello Easy Tiger

Easy Tiger

At the end of April 2015 I left my job of almost 3 years to go on my own. It was tough, but I didn’t exactly sit back and enjoyed ‘funemployment’. I got involved. I went way out of my comfort zone and with the help of some fantastic people, I am proud to share the business I started. […]

The What’s and Why’s of Growth Hacking

cheesy growth icon

Your brand’s online. Which is good. You have a presence. Also good. But now what? Now you want the numbers to back it up. You want to see a measurable ROI. You want to improve. And so you start to ask questions: How do I increase my click through rate? How will I receive more readers […]

Ecommerce Trends from 2014

2014 Ecommerce Trends

In 2014 Ecommerce exploded. People got clued up and interested in a term they just weren’t used to. Here’s why: 2014 Ecommerce Summed Up Ecommerce On The Agenda This year has been a year of online discovery for many businesses. And with that, comes Ecommerce. As soon as businesses begun to understand what Ecommerce actually means, […]

Great Photo Gallery Plugin For WordPress

Responsive-Wordpress-Photo-Galleries

This isn’t a “Best Photo Gallery Plugins for WordPress” or a “15 Best Gallery Plugins for WordPress users” blog post. It’s a “I bought and used this gallery for a client and I think it’s great” blog post. Here it is – SharePrints photo gallery for WordPress Here is the why: It offers a grid […]

&Threads Online Fashion Boutique

&Threads Online Fashion Boutique

Update: I’ve not been involved with &Threads since May 2015. I’ve been working on the &Threads Ecommerce store since January 2014. It takes a long time to build a startup from the ground up and I have a lot of respect for anyone who has done it. I’m not saying I didn’t have respect for startup […]

Twitter Image PSD Template (Updated)

Twitter-Image-Template-PSD

It happens quite a lot on Twitter: you’ll be scrolling through your feed and there are a bunch of images. Loads of images. Some stand out more than others. This presents a problem if you are in the game of producing assets that are published to Twitter. You’ll want to produce the images that stand out, […]

The Impact Of Facebook Ads

Facebook Ads in South Africa

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last few years it’s virtually impossible to ignore just how fast Facebook has grown. The social network has become ubiquitous in internet users’ personal lives, and most digital professionals’ lives too. The speed at which the social network has grown is impressive, so I thought I’d take some time […]