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19 May 17. New web design for construction giant, Elliott

Elliott is a market leader in construction accommodation solutions and modular buildings and we were delighted to be chosen to

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19 May 17. What to do when your new website goes live

What to do when your new website goes live Launching a new website often comes with a big investment in

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23 Mar 17. 6 Minute Stories – Part one – Jack Spicer Adams

Sixth Story 6 Minute Stories Feat. Jack Spicer Adams | Birmingham based photographer Watch part one of our 6 Minute

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17 Jan 17. Effective Brand Design

The benefits of effective brand design are plentiful and surprising. From brand recognition and building customer loyalty, adding credibility with

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07 Dec 16. ‘Second Best Tomorrow’ approach to web design

As a creative agency, we often find ourselves in a headlock searching for perfection. But I recently learned a new

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20 Sep 16. Packaging Design : The obstacles on the way to a perfect product

Packaging Design is all about strategy. Getting the consumer to understand what a company stands for at a glance isn’t

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23 May 16. Rebranding? How to get team buy-in

Team buy-in will contribute to the success of your rebranding project, here’s why and how to achieve that. Building a

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13 Apr 16. How do we design a logo?

We recently had a show and tell with a client, proudly the logo concepts presented were spot on and they

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31 Mar 16. Holy pixels, we’ve got a new website!

We just love that new website smell! It’s been a while in the making but we’re so excited to share

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18 Jan 16. Designing effective web forms

With many varying web design projects on the go, we’ve been discussing contact pages in depth and more specifically web

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30 Dec 15. Top 10 blogs of 2015

From logo design to creative website design and everything in between… I always enjoy the ‘quiet time’ between Christmas and

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07 Sep 15. Does a logo design rationale need to be obvious?

I was recently presenting logo concepts to a lovely new client, as they are an established company we’ve explored two

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19 Aug 15. How do we value design?

If I cast my mind way, way, way back to Economics lectures at University, I vaguely remember the Karl Marx

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22 Jul 15. McDonald’s emoji ads. We’re lovin’ it

You can’t miss the billboard and outdoor advertising campaign that McDonald’s is running using the emojis and strap line ‘good

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20 Jul 15. Why I hate crowdsourcing and specifically, 99designs

Recently an old family friend, knowing that I run a branding agency, told me about their cousin setting up a

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29 Jun 15. Digital Designer Vacancy

Want to work at Sixth Story? We’re looking for a digital designer with a strategic approach to design to join our happy, hardworking, and handsome team. Click through to read more details about the job, we’d love to hear from you!

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17 Jun 15. Craft your marketing message

In our previous blog we talked about building your perfect client profile which is the first step in understanding strategic

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20 Apr 15. Google Says Yes to Responsive Websites.

Yep, that’s right, Google have announced the changes to their search algorithms which now take into account whether a site

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16 Apr 15. Why You Shouldn’t Use DIY Website Builders

So you’re setting up a business and as it’s 2015 you will naturally need a website. You have a distant

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02 Apr 15. Winning website awards for YourVets

We were very proud to launch a fresh, new website for YourVets over 12 months ago and have been working

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24 Oct 14. Creative Website Designs

Being a team of creative website designers we thought we’d share our thoughts, ideas and inspiration on just that, creative

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06 Sep 14. Creative Website Design & Footers

Web design should always be attractive and your company website could be the most powerful force in your marketing toolkit.

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30 Aug 14. How much does a website cost?

Website designers the world over get asked this question a lot. And the answer is, “well that really depends…” The

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07 Jul 14. What does your business card say about you?

The traditional business card…often an after thought logo at the top, name and contact details underneath. Whilst there is nothing

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02 May 14. Creating a Mood Board

Creating a mood board is a great way to start thinking creatively and visually about your business and brand. Follow

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22 Apr 14. The Dangers of Speculative Design

As an agency we often get the opportunity to pitch for work. This can be an exciting process that involves

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12 Mar 14. Simple tips & ideas for Exhibition Stands

Trade shows, exhibitions, show case events are all a great way to promote your business and put your brand in

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30 Jun 13. A rebrand for heritage Aluminium tube specialists

Sixth Story came upon the opportunity to work with a traditional British manufacturing company to give their brand a refresh.

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01 Mar 13. A new brand and website for high street gold exchange

Sixth Story were thrilled to be selected as the agency to create and develop a brand and website to take

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21 Dec 12. A new life and brand for St Barnabas

In September this year we were delighted to be chosen to rebrand the St Barnabas Church Centre in Erdington. Five

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20 Feb 12. 5 Gruesome Sins of Website Design

Is your company website guilty of over-loading the home page and making your visitors think? Is that home page about

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18 Jan 12. 2012 is here, what logo trends are coming?

We’ve already looked at the defining trends in logo design for 2011, and now it’s time to move on to

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14 Nov 11. 2011 Logo trends

Every company needs to be represented by a recognizable logo that tells its story, that fits perfectly with who they

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07 Aug 11. 15 Highly Creative Facebook Pages

Social networks have become such an important factor in today’s online society and there’s no doubt about it that Facebook

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