Tips for sending artwork to print

9 January, 2014

Here are some tips and information for preparing and sending your artwork to a printers. It's by no means a comprehensive list but covers areas that have come up over the years that you may find useful.

Tutorial: How To Create Your Own Custom Photoshop Brushes

2 January, 2014

Welcome to another Think Tank blog post. This simple tutorial explains how to create your own custom Photoshop brushes and explores brush preset options.

Design Inspiration #7

21 November, 2013

Welcome to the 7th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

How To Resize Images In Photoshop

20 November, 2013

This simple tutorial is aimed at Photoshop beginners and novices. It explains how to resize images and optimise them for use on the web.

Design Inspiration #6

22 October, 2013

Welcome to the 6th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

Google launches 'Web Designer'

4 October, 2013

Google have just released the BETA version of Google Web Designer. This is a visual tool for building HTML5 animated content. You can download this right now for both Windows and Mac.

Design Inspiration #5

4 September, 2013

Welcome to the 5th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

Tutorial: How to Recover from an Unnatural link Penalty

6 August, 2013

Here I will cover how to discover if your website has been penalised by Google and is under an unnatural link penalty. I will also explain how to remove this penalty and avoid it in the future. During the tutorial I will refer to a client (MAF Properties) who came to us after they had been hit with an unnatural link penalty. Through our team's hard work they have had their penalty removed and are now ranking well again.

Tutorial: Smart object basics in Adobe Photoshop

15 July, 2013

This tutorial covers the basics of Smart Objects in Adobe Photoshop, what they are and how you can use them effectively.

Tutorial: How to create a pixel perfect button in Adobe Photoshop

13 May, 2013

Here you will learn how to create a simple pixel perfect button in Photoshop. Read the article to see the difference between a pixel perfect button and one that isn't pixel perfect.

Keeping your website fresh for online success

25 February, 2013

Keeping your website fresh is a key factor in attracting new customers – and keeping existing ones. Here Julie explains why having an up-to-date website is so important and some of the ways in which you can keep your content fresh.

Tutorial: Custom Google Maps Colours

24 January, 2013

Having an interactive map on your website is often a great addition for users. This tutorial will show you how to create a map with a more personalised colour scheme of your choosing.