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PRACTICALLY A YEAR?

PRACTICALLY A YEAR?

So here it is – 2021. A year of lockdowns, mockdowns and a really big one in terms of workload, projects and dare we say success.

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The Last Show and Tell: Anna Peskova

The Last Show and Tell: Anna Peskova

It is our designer Anna’s last week here at Practically, and she was made to do a show and tell of her time with us. We thought it was rather cool that, firstly, she created it as a web page, and secondly the way she represented her time here. Enjoy!

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Future Web Design Skills

Future Web Design Skills

This post is a version of a recent lecture. The question is “What skills and knowledge might future designers be expected to know”.

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Cookie Consent Popups in 2022

Cookie Consent Popups in 2022

You may have noticed, or perhaps not, that we have no cookie consent popups on our site. We, as designers and web practitioners, have some real problems with those annoying cookie popups. And we are not alone…

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HiP Infographics

HiP Infographics

Some of the many infographics we created for HiP Property, showing the state of ICOs and competitors. Complicated but fun these did really well in the campaigns we ran based around them.

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The Design Diamond

The Design Diamond

Simply stated, it aims to convince design students of the process of design. That without one of the four corners of the diamond then a design presentation (a crit or critique) will be weak.

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HTML5 Banners for The FA

HTML5 Banners for The FA

We have been busy creating a series of banners for The Football Association (The FA) to promote all sorts of things, from upcoming games to the joining of the supporters club. This has been a great opportunity to debate the pros and cons of the HTML5 Banner.

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Afri-Kokoa

Afri-Kokoa

Time for a new flyer set for Afri-Kokoa. We love emulating that African craft feel and learning about a music that is a far cry from the studio diet of electronica and techno.

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True Story

True Story

Our strategy and thinking has been heavily influenced by a highly recommended book – True Story by Ty Montague.

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UCL Engins

UCL Engins

Engins, or Engineering Inspiration is, or will be a collaborative community for engineering news of all flavours. Owned, sponsored and by UCL (University College London) it is the reincarnation of The-Briefing which has run for many years.

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Pantene ‘Make a swisssh’ hub

Pantene ‘Make a swisssh’ hub

A vast online campaign aired across the Hearst network to promote Pantene, in conjunction with Cat Deeley. User uploaded content, games, a social hub…

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