Dot Design

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Is WordPress the future for all websites?

By Gareth Coxon, May 12, 2008

I’m a graphic designer (as you can hopefully tell!) and after working under the name Dot Design for over 2 years I felt I needed to change my approach to my website. Most graphic design agency websites are basically online portfolios with a few words about projects undertaken, as was mine before this new site.

So it was time for a change and I currently can’t speak too highly about WordPress, it’s a publishing (more…)

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"Finger Licking Good" Design?

By Gareth Coxon, May 10, 2008

Those of you who live in the UK will have probably have noticed the new print/poster campaign for KFC. The campaign uses yellow/orange greasy finger and hand marks on the KFC corporate red colour. The designs feature fingers prints that makeup the image of a sweetcorn cob, another shows greasy hand marks as chicken wings and fingers as fries. (more…)

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Why name a company Dot Design?

By Gareth Coxon, May 1, 2008

So why name a Graphic Design company “Dot Design”?

Well you might be thinking that “Dot” – is a short, memorable name (hopefully!) and reflects a certain friendliness and simplicity? (more…)

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Free Design Pitching – Good or Bad?

By Gareth Coxon, April 8, 2008

Most design agencies will have taken part in free design pitching at some point. Where based on a brief by the client a number of design companies are asked to put forward initial design work and the best work (in theory anyway) wins. So what do you think? Is this fair? (more…)

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