The London Landmark Series Two

This month, we’re showcasing a building that’s celebrating its 80th birthday and an old summer spot that may bring back memories of sunscreen and chlorine. For those of you who followed and contributed to the #ldnlandmarkseries photo contest, thank you. You can see our lucky winner at the the bottom of this page!

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
SEO Tips for Web Developers

Website developers already have plenty to think about before going live, so it's natural to evaluate whether everything on the development checklist is necessary, and wonder at the value of search engine optimization (SEO) in particular. As custom websites can be big ticket items, businesses are looking at how to get the most out of their websites, and many are investing in SEO support. SEO audits, for example, are a common (and relatively affordable) way for those businesses to get an overview of how their sites are ranking and areas for improvement in a detailed, actionable report.  

Read More
Ellipsis Digital
SEO Takeaway Tips

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is not exactly a black-and-white marketing strategy. There are many aspects of optimization to consider when you want to make improvements, and many of them are quite technical. Between the ambiguity and technical skills required, it can be intimidating to start improving your site rankings. It’s important to note that SEO can be boiled down to two important aspects: quality content and quality links. With a little background knowledge and time, you’ll find that SEO can generate positive results for your business.

Read More
Ellipsis Digital
The London Landmark Series

We’re honouring our hometown with a series of t-shirts celebrating local landmarks, past and present. To kick off the series we’ve got the long standing Blackfriars Bridge and the gone but not forgotten Embassy Hotel.

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
Are You Making a Monster?

What makes the ultimate website? One might argue that it comes down to a beautiful wireframe and usability. Sure, these things are important to a website's foundation, but usability means nothing if no one has the desire to use your site.

Read More
Ellipsis Digital
A Few Ways You Could Be Using LinkedIn More Effectively

Mixed in amongst all the other forms of social media, LinkedIn may not be where you spend most of your online time. When I first set up my profile I had no idea what I should include or why I really needed to have one, but I did think that it might help me look like an adult as I started a professional career. A few years later, I finally reached “All-Star” profile strength, and have found how valuable this platform can be. Whether you’re leveraging it to grow your career or your business, LinkedIn has many capabilities that make it an effective marketing tool.

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
Living Wage London: Branding

A group of individuals from London decided to put together information on what the living wage in London would be and to promote being a living wage employer. We helped them with creating a brand and website to represent their cause and help spread the word.

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
Five Takeaways from RGD DesignThinkers 2015

If it got cosmic at last year’s DesignThinker’s conference, this year’s was all about staying grounded. Yes, there was lots to be inspired by, but what The Association of  Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) delivered this year was a lineup of speakers who were as willing to pull back the curtain and talk about how they worked as much as the work itself. Here’s the takeaways that got the biggest underlines in my notebook.

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
Mobile Applications for Mental Health

“Help.”

It’s a single, simple word. But it may be the one that someone can’t get out in the middle of a serious mental health crisis.

That important insight was the seed for BeSafe, an app co-created by mindyourmind and Ellipsis Digital.

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
The Art & Science of Creativity

The first Art & Science of Creativity was a two-hour incubator hosted by Rick Miller at the beautiful Grand Theatre, and sponsored by Ellipsis Digital. The invitation-only event was created as a new patron experience for The Grand, one intended to spark some energy and build community around the idea of creativity...

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
Feelin' It

If you haven’t heard or noticed, Google updated its logo recently, trading a fair share of their signature “personality” for a refined treatment that looks toward a “simple, uncluttered, colorful, friendly” future.

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan
Ten Tips to Get Your Blog Post Read

Pretty much everything in the entire world has been written about. Which is a discouraging thought. So how do you catch and keep a reader for your blog post(s)? Ellipsis Digital’s creative director, James Kingsley, and our copywriter, Laurie Bursch, have some suggestions…

Read More
Uncategorizedrbdan