Can we taste shapes?

posted on 26th Feb 2019

So, you want to know if we can taste shapes? Stay tuned to find out. Sensory overload! At any given moment, we are bombarded with sensory information. Our brains are faced with the task of separating all of that information and directing it to where it belongs within a mere fraction of a second. What information needs to be sent to our... Gimme More »

Don’t let your eyes deceive you

posted on 25th Feb 2019

Everybody meet Imma, a beautiful Japanese girl. She's fashionable, popular and going viral on Instagram and Twitter. She's taking the fashion industry by storm. You may be wondering... So what?! Just another fashionista. She isn't though. She's something else, something that you can't tell by the photos. She is, in fact, not real. MIND... Gimme More »

Bring out the comical side of your Brand

posted on 22nd Feb 2019

Have you considered using comics or comic-like visual content in your brand storytelling efforts? If not, then let’s talk about it today- once in a while your brand should show that it's not afraid to get creative. Why ‘Comics’? Comics are an entirely different beast from written words. Comics are heavily geared toward visual storytelling... Gimme More »

Vintage Packs

posted on 21st Feb 2019

Vintage packaging design has been a highly effective trend in the last couple of years. It's decorative, it's old and it's a great way to catch consumers’ attention on shelf. From bold slab serif text to calligraphic symbols to foil finishes, it's no doubt there are some eye-catching pieces out there. They can be visually complex or... Gimme More »

Sleeping Flags

posted on 19th Feb 2019

Not too long ago, while sipping on a flat white. Gazing out a café window and people watching, a poster caught my eye. Why? Well it's been a while since a poster has cut through the noise of blockbusters, pantos, politicians and protest placards. Humbly sitting shoulder to shoulder with these posters, its monotone message simply read "You are... Gimme More »

Keeping your WordPress website secure

posted on 19th Feb 2019

WordPress website security
The team at Neworld Associates have been building websites for our clients since 1995. In those days websites were extremely basic, consisting mainly of tags for headers, paragraphs, and links. By the mid 90s HTML had advanced to support features such as background colours, font sizes and table-based web page structures allowing content to be... Gimme More »

Happy Birthday Bauhaus

posted on 18th Feb 2019

Bauhaus celebrates a milestone 100th birthday this year. It’s style is still relevant to design today - marriage of form and function is still the back bone of taste and sophistication. Bauhaus pieces were designed to be functional above all other qualities, stripped down to their basic elements and reduced to simple geometric forms. This is... Gimme More »

G🔺ME CH🔺NGER 15–🔺2–19

posted on 15th Feb 2019

Product Life Cycle Almost all products have a specific life span known in marketing terms as the Product Life Cycle. This cycle spans the duration of the product from the time that it's launched to the time that it exits the market. Some products never actually exit the market, with marketers learning over time and through exacting research how... Gimme More »

What’s love got to do with it?

posted on 13th Feb 2019

It's that time of year... For one week only, shelves are fully stocked with roses, teddies and greeting cards. When we hear the words ‘love’ and ‘brand’ we automatically think of romantic items like special chocolates, flowers, perfumes, jewellery, fine wines, foods or even the likes of the tantalising Victoria’s Secret. For many... Gimme More »

How to Paint a Portrait

posted on 12th Feb 2019

One of my favourite programs kicked off on Sky Arts this week and it's well worth a watch whether you are an artist or not. Sky Arts 'Portrait Artist of the Year' invites professional and amateur artists to produce a portrait painting of famous sitters. The panel of judges select the eventual winner through several rounds where they will receive... Gimme More »