Posts by Sarah Graveling

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Two key principles to encourage trust online and increase conversion

3 November 2009 | Sarah Graveling

It’s likely that the first impression many new customers will have of businesses will be gathered from their website. Users will make an instant decision about the site the second they arrive, then spend the […]

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Making content more readable, persuasive and efficient

9 October 2009 | Sarah Graveling

Most agencies will tell you that content is king and good for search rankings. But will they also tell you how this content can aid users trust in your brand and increase conversion? Is it […]

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Is Twitter more use to brands than Facebook?

11 September 2009 | Sarah Graveling

Just over a year ago all the big brands were popping up on Facebook.  Creating games, competitions or other methods of engagement and then proudly showing how many fans they had gained. With Twitter becoming […]

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Fancy a game of pairs?

30 June 2009 | Sarah Graveling

More Tamar business cards arrived in this office this week! Tamar’s culture has always been centered around the talent and enthusiasm of the team. We’re a bright bunch, so we wanted this to be visible […]

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Which website would you most like to redesign?

17 March 2009 | Sarah Graveling There are many reasons why I would like to redesign this site and the main reason is because apart from the way the site looks, fundamentally it's a good site. They have a broad […]

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My first website…

4 February 2009 | Sarah Graveling

My first website was built over 10 years ago… I was in the final year of my Graphic Information Design degree. Google hadn’t surfaced yet and buying something online was very far from my mind, […]

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What website do you wish you had designed and why?

28 January 2009 | Sarah Graveling

I should imagine that most web designers acknowledge the greatness of some of the major players. The Guardian for making an astonishing amount of content accessible and user-friendly. The BBC for encouraging users to tailor […]

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Adopt a Blog #1

5 January 2009 | Sarah Graveling

I like celebrity gossip. I LOVE a pop/rock biography, read the celebrity pages in the daily newspapers on the tube and regularly buy cheap celeb magazines for long train journeys (excuse). But, there is a […]

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The best websites in the world ever….vol. 37

5 December 2008 | Sarah Graveling

Well, there are websites and there are websites… There is shopping. After buying a very expensive dress and never wearing it I’ve banned myself from, they just make it all FAR too easy, but […]

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Fonts and me

8 August 2008 | Sarah Graveling

Like many designers I have phases of favourite fonts. I can see through the past work I’ve done what font era I was in. These phases are not a fickle love, but many months when […]