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Costa’s nightclub at JW Marriott Desert Springs launches new website

Monday, February 20th, 2012
Costa's Night Club

Costa’s, The Desert’s Hottest Nightclub, contracted Graphtek Interactive to create an interactive website that would allow users to sign up to be “on the list” and give loads of information on upcoming events as well as join the mobile club.  Designed by Paul and implemented by Israel.

“I think I need a logo, so now what?” — Part 2 of 2

Monday, May 16th, 2011

A guide to understanding the role of a logo and choosing a logo design service that’s right for your business (cont.)

How does a logo get designed?

As mentioned earlier, the pricing structure for logo design services range greatly – this is due in large part to the professional reputation and experience of the design firm or design professional, in addition to the services provided during the logo creation process. In the logo design business, the expression “you get what you pay for” is true to a large degree. How much more you should pay for one service over the other is entirely up to you – and therefore it’s up to you to fully understand (more…)

“I think I need a logo, so now what?” — Part 1 of 2

Monday, May 16th, 2011

A guide to understanding the role of a logo and choosing a logo design service that’s right for your business

“Your logo is often the first impression made on a prospective customer. It’s on your sign, your business cards, your ads…it will literally be everywhere. If your logo isn’t making the right impression or is not resonating with your target audience, you could be hurting your business.”

Imagine for a moment that you’re thinking about having a logo created for your business. For the sake of argument, let’s also assume that you’re not a marketing specialist, advertising guru, or world?renowned graphic designer – and to top it all off, you don’t know a thing about the logo creation process. Where would you turn for guidance? Where would you start gathering the information you need to make an informed decision? Chances are good, before too long, you’d find yourself sitting in front of a computer searching every nook and cranny of cyber space for the Holy Grail of logo design.

On September 16, 2010 a Google Search produced 69,400,000 results for the search criteria “logo design service” – 14,700,000 results appeared for “logo design services” – “logo design agency” resulted in 8,430,000 results – and when the term “logo designers” was entered, 3,520,000 results were served up in a mere 0.19 seconds. Needless to say, unless your brain is a supercomputer, wading through 96 million search results is a daunting, if not impossible task – an abyss of information that’s likely to leave you baffled, confused and frustrated.

The purpose of this article is to empower you with information – to shed light on the role of a logo, its relationship to your brand, and what to things to consider when choosing a logo design service to fit your needs and budget. (more…)