19 Oct 2016   admin

Multimedia Setting New Trends In Website Design

Technology is influencing almost all our daily activities and as we move further into the digital age multimedia is starting to impact trends in website design. A website was many first foray into the digital world but the use and the expectations of the tech savvy end user have evolved and now the user experience is essential.

Multimedia has become simply one of the best ways for businesses to communicate and tell their story in an engaging way allowing them to create great brand experiences through simple effective design. This has directly impacted the way designers have started to conceptualize website design so that the end product delivers a seamless and fun user experience. Which then in turn helps businesses grow and generate more sales, leads and revenue.

Multimedia has found favors with the website designers to make websites look innovative and modern. Making use of more videos and images replacing the traditional text heavy websites.

This is an interesting trend and will be really interesting to see how this pans out in the future…

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20 Oct 2016   admin

GDC ranked in the 2016 Loeries Official Rankings

Its official, GDC is ranked amongst the top 10 Educational Institutions in the official Loerie rankings for 2016. Official rankings provide an authoritative and independent indication of who’s who in the brand communications industry. As a specialist Design College, GDC is proud to boast this fabulous ranking, and congratulates once again the students who won Loeries this year (Stephan and Tyler from Graphic Design, and Mikaela from Interior Design). View the Loerie rankings for 2016 ...

21 Oct 2016   admin

Are These Graphic Design Trends Going Out of Style?

"As with anything in life whether it be fashion, music, hairstyles or design trends happen and although some stand the test of time, there often are some fads that it’s simply best to leave behind in past". Graphic design is exactly the same, sometimes "you look at a design and you can almost immediately tell what era it comes from similar to some of the funky fashions in the 80’s and 90’s".Now let’s have a look at some design trends that are on their way out:Ultra-Detailed / ComplexMuted, Natural Color SchemesMixed TypographyNow when it comes to logo’s often they can be the most ref ...