Posts Categorised: Bits and Bobs

Type style guide

Type Style Guide

A type style guide, I hear you ask. What is that? Why do I need one? Who’s going to use it? Can I not just use my head to remember everything? Questions every designer asks their developer when they bring up the subject. As anyone that works in the design industry knows, style guides can… Read more »

Love Creative UK

Web design – recode and refresh for our new website

Like anything, web design is constantly evolving and what this means is websites can quickly become dated and old fashioned. And our website is no exception. We like to keep Love Creative UK looking fresh, modern and utilising the latest tech available on the web right now. What’s new? The first most notable change is… Read more »

Push Notifications

Browser Push Notifications

For a while there were favourable arguments to have an app rather than a mobile friendly website. One major talking point was an app’s push notification ability. What’s that you might be asking? If you’ve ever used an app like Facebook or Twitter on a phone and received a notification when you don’t even have the… Read more »

Sony at Mobile World Congress 2015 Barcelona

Designing for Smartwatch Apps

The smartwatch world is slowly building pace with many companies starting to bring out their own smartwatches. But with the slow moving start to the smartwatch industry, how are companies going about designing their apps for smartwatches? One of the first processes in designing a smartwatch app is to make sure you follow platform design guidelines. Apple… Read more »

Responsive Emails; The Key to a Successful Email

Sympathetic Design At Love Creative UK we design responsive emails that display the same on a desktop as they do on a mobile device. The design is sympathetic to mobile so the email can be clearly read and requires no pinch and zoom. In our experience we find those emails that require pinch and zoom… Read more »

What is a Web Browser?

Web Browsers – An Explanation Have you ever been asked the question, “What web browser are you using?” and not had a clue what the answer is? A web browser is an application that you use to access the internet, so for example if you wanted to write a letter you might open a word… Read more »

Tibbs Tree Surgeons

Tibbs Tree Surgeons’ leaflet and Photo Shoot The Chilcompton, near Radstock, based Tibbs Tree Surgeons came to us wanting a leaflet designed and printed, to give out, to help people understand that there is a correct way of removing or maintaining a tree. And it isn’t as easy as you think! There is a lot… Read more »

Happy New Year!

Wishing you all the best for 2014! The Love Creative UK team would like to wish you a happy new year for 2014. Another year has flown by and as we step out of 2013 into 2014, it maybe the time to have a look at that website of yours. With the new year underway… Read more »