News and insights

Blog
20 May 2019

Branding and design for successful events

Top tips for reaping the full benefits of a ‘sold out’ event, cement existing relationships, attract media coverage and build your long-term corporate brand.

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Blog
18 April 2019

Common themes in icon design

Most brands have a strong requirement for an icon as it provides a useful branding device and helps create distinction from competitors. In this article, we explore some common themes to inspire and realise the full potential of this brand asset.

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Blog
25 March 2019

Five of our favourite fonts for websites

When it comes to building your brand online, how the typefaces work on your website is a key tool in creating brand recognition. Here are five of our favourites.

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News
25 March 2019

App launch for AVCA

The new App for for AVCA launches in time for the 16th Annual AVCA  Conference in Niarobi, Kenya. With full agenda, delegate and booking features as well as chat and notifications, it is the perfect event companion with scope to add further features in the future to support the full range of services offered. Read more about our work with AVCA here >>

Blog
14 March 2019

There's more to business card design than you might think

There are many ways you can make your business card stand out and deliver a great first impression of your brand. We've selected some top choices we have at our disposal for every business card design.

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Blog
26 February 2019

Colour theory and how it helps your brand

Let’s demystify colour theory and understand terminology that helps us manage (and enjoy!) colour even more in our brands.

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Blog
4 February 2019

Website SSL certificates – why do they matter?

Ensuring your website has an SSL certificate delivers many advantages. Our Technical Director Mike provides an overview on their use in view of GDPR and recent Google changes.

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Blog
8 January 2019

Maximise the benefits of your Brand Guidelines

Brand Guidelines are usually created as soon as the brand is approved – but how can you get the most value out of them over time?

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News
18 December 2018

Season's Greetings from the IC Design team!

Take a look at photos from our festive drinks event SoHoHo held on 4 December – thanks to everyone who joined us – and also note our Christmas closure dates BY CLICKING HERE

Blog
22 November 2018

Top tips for getting fresh marketing inspiration

It is tempting to get stuck in a rut with your marketing, doing the same things month in, month out. If it is time to get some new ideas, here are our top tips for where to go for inspiration.

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News
12 November 2018

PR Agency The Hero Machine gets a new website

As well as rebranding The Hero Machine, we have launched their new website. A cool crisp minimal design with a playful colour changing twist!

www.theheromachine.com

Blog
24 October 2018

Five design tips to make corporate reports more engaging

Cleverly designed corporate reports from white papers to research and annual reports make great tools for building engagement with your audience. When they feel simple and attractive to read, it builds trust that strengthens your competitive advantage.

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