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Characteristics of an ideal client - Top Left Design

So many people work for “anyone who…” and forget that there are going to be some people who are in certain industries and positions, but don’t actually have the qualities that you would prefer all your clients to have. It has to do with personality, values and culture.

Not understanding who your client really is keeps you away from being able to better serve that client.

Simantov Newsletters - a showcase of 4

Every time we do one of our own newsletters, it’s a huge team effort and requires a combination of our planning, concept, illustration, writing, coding, formatting, and attention to detail skills. One of our clients is Simantov, and having seen how we do ours, decided they would like us to take care of theirs too! So far, we have done four, and we love them. Below are the headers and the footers and links to the full versions. Enjoy!

Rosh Hashana

A-Z of logos designed by Top Left Design

When designing a logo we always think carefully about the company values and how we can use colour, typography and imagery to reflect the company and the services they provide.

Here is an A-Z selection of  our logos from our forever advancing logo collection!

Make sure you look carefully at all of our logos… right to the bottom of the page… We hope you like them!

[Written by Kevin]

You might not know much about it, so let’s state this clear and loud before I go any further: Icon fonts are awesome!

The web is moving, IE8 and below are sinking. Get over it.

Why it’s important to use them

Moving forward, we use more and more HTML5 and CSS3 in our code, we design and build for the mobile web, Think less pictures, more code. Technically, this means less HTTP requests to send and less files to load, which reduces the page load time drastically.