Picmonkey is gone – what do I use now?

I want a transparent background, but I can’t use PicMonkey anymore. Because it’s no longer free. There’s nothing surer on the internet than constant change (and usually in the pursuit of the dollar). We all struggle to keep up. Remember Periscope?...

What even IS ‘branding’?

What the hey is ‘branding’? I get asked this question a LOT, so thought I’d do a quick video to explain. No, it’s not just your logo.     Basically, branding comes down to being consistent in what you put out into the world, curating your...

Branding 101: Why you need to start with a mood board

  I confess: if someone were to tell me I should put together a mood board for my business a couple of years ago, I would have rolled my eyes and ever-so-politely ignored them. Pfffft. I already KNEW what I liked; I had a strong sense of design, I had some colours and...