Insights

We're big on shared resources, so our Insights are here to give you hints, tips and industry thoughts. If you have a marketing or design question you'd like answered, let us know and we'll create a new insight for you!

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…

Preparing for an Exhibition

Are you prepared for this year’s Exhibition? Our advice for the perfect Exhibition experience! A fantastic way of putting yourself in front of your potential…

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Welcome to the Exponential Age: The New Industrial Revolution

This is a share of an article found on Tesla.com. We find it a particularly fascinating article as the technology ties in so much with our…

Junior Graphic Designer in Durban

We are looking for a Junior Graphic designer! Could it be you? JOB DESCRIPTION: We’re looking for a junior Graphic Designer for our graphic design studio based…

Graphic design agency challenges in Africa: Working with multiple languages

As a graphic design studio in Africa, our work is varied and interesting. One of our challenges is to cover the multitude of languages spoken…

Interview skills: How to impress at an interview!

We’ve had a great response to our blog post Tips to apply (and land) your ideal Graphic Design job! Prompted by requests, this article is for…

Communication – The Digital Evolution

Times have changed. Fast. Since yesterday even. The digital communication revolution rivals the industrial revolution in terms of advancement – whilst you are in it,…

Graphic Design software and editable source files

We’re often asked if we can supply our artwork in editable format. The answer is yes. And no! YES: YOU CAN HAVE THE EDITABLE FILES…

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