Insights

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Website care and maintenance packages

Website Care and Maintenance Packages

Website maintenance and care is crucial to keep your website running well and your content fresh and relevant. Your website is not a static object.…

WordPress website design FAQ

Our Durban based WordPress website design team are often asked questions when we submit proposals. Here are a few answers which will help you to…

Halo Media Durban review

Halo Media: 2017 year in review

Halo Media: The year in review Wow it’s the end of 2017 already! It’s been an amazing year! We’ve developed new brands; launched websites; filmed…

Bidsketch - an honest review

Bidsketch review: proposal software for the creative industry

Review: Bidsketch proposal software If you know Halo Media, then you know we’re all about processes. Processes that work. If you have a system in…

Marketing tips for the Mining industry in Africa

5 Marketing tips for the mining industry in Africa

As a service provider to the mining industry in Africa for the past 8 years, we’ve learned a great deal. Working on the continent presents…

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Need a new website design? Get started here.

Want a new website? No idea where to start? Lets look at what is required. 1)  What do you want from your new website? What…

8 steps to your best logo design

8 steps for your best logo design

8 steps for your best logo design As you may know, having a good logo is an immeasurable requirement for your business or brand. And the…

What is Dropbox?

What is Dropbox?

What is Dropbox? We are avid users of Dropbox – no, we’re not paid to blog about the application, but it has made a big…

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Copyright versus Copywrite

Copyright versus Copywrite – Know your rights Whether you are looking to create a corporate brochure or redesign your website from scratch, a part of the…

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How to plan your video budget

How to plan your video budget The world is rapidly moving in favour of video as a form of communication in the digital age. We’re…

Tips for taking better photos

Top 5 tips for better photos

Our top tips for taking better photos The Top 5 Tips Halo Photographers Guide Your website is often the first impression that your potential clients…

Planning your website design

Planning your website design – how to get started

Planning your website design – a guide to understanding the process. Good website design and development starts off with a discussion. We’re often asked how…

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Valentines Dinner Ideas

Valentines Dinner Ideas It’s no secret that our team in the Halo studio LOVE our food! With Valentines Day around the corner, we thought we’d…

Brand Management

The Importance of Brand Management A strong brand identity plays a huge role in the success of a company! This can be achieved through a…

What paper size is needed for Graphic Design

Paper size Guide for graphic designers and marketers

Paper size guide – a handy reference for graphic designer and marketers. As a marketing and brand agency, we speak about paper sizes a lot! The…