In our last post on this topic, we discussed the ways you can strengthen the impact and navigability of your WordPress portfolio. By organising and categorising each different piece of portfolio work; by including guided, questionnaire-based testimonials; and by creating a dialogue and buzz around your past work through blogging; you can make your portfolio… Read more »
As we’ve already discussed, WordPress is a great platform for delivering mobile-optimised and easy-to-manage sites — be they personal or business sites. Regardless of its purpose, a digital portfolio is an incredibly useful and easy way of displaying your work. Particularly if you’re a designer like me, or if you’re involved in any other sort of… Read more »
In an earlier post, we talked about how you can use WordPress plugins to quickly – and rather effectively – optimise your site for mobile browsers and devices. It’s true that WordPress offers a great platform for building excellent mobile-first sites. Vanilla is easy to use, generally fast, and loads quite quickly on any device…. Read more »
CCI Bordeaux asked us to design a set of Android App icons to promote their Bordeaux Shopping App. They wanted a design that literally says ‘Bordeaux Shopping’ but it had to work from the tiny 32×32 pixel Action Bar Icon, right up to a huge printed banner size version of 4000×4000 pixels.
Our design team researched the area looking for memorable landmarks and narrowed things down to two, Place de la Bourse and Pont de pierre. The former is probably more recognisable but the latter wasa simpler design to scale to the various sizes. In the end, Place de la Bourse one through (possibly because it also happens the address of the Bordeaux CCI!).
Our icon design team rendered a full set of app icons as well as scalable vector in black & white and CMYK for printing.
“We found Creative Freedom after a long and desperate search for a logo and Android app icons for our new project. In a very short time Creative Freedom sent us a very nice and innovative proposal, perfectly adapted to our technical constraints and the high value image we wanted to give ‘Shopping Bordeaux’. Thank you again – Thierry Charpentier, CCI Bordeaux”