Blog | Known Design Co - Part 2

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We’d like to share articles and updates about the things we love with you. Including everything from the latest graphic design trends and current cutting edge website design and development news to keep you informed…

We’re The Known Winners!

Nov 2, 2020

You and us — that’s the winning combination. This happy fact has been confirmed by two acclaimed business publications. Corporate Live Wire has presented the agency with the Prestige Award for The Best Website Designers Of The Year In South Africa 2020. Corp Today (the Best Business Magazine in the …

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Surviving COVID-19 Together

Oct 14, 2020

The year 2020 will live in contemporary memory as the year we all desperately needed. Global bastions of power stood dumbfounded, powerless to stop a microscopic RNA molecule. Covid-19 highlighted our deep inter-dependency. The only way we could move forward was TOGETHER. Here are 5 things we’ve discovered about moving …

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GET KNOWN

Sep 4, 2020

Everyone wants to be valued and every brand wants to be known. We know the feeling. That’s why we take the time to understand and get to know you and your brand identity. Not only that, but we take the time to value your target audiences (clients) just as much …

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Do a double-take at website design 2020

Aug 17, 2020

Website design has a powerful impact on buyers and their choices, with 94% of first impressions of your business being design-related. And since most first-time visitors to your site are not yet ready to buy, you want to make a good first impression to keep them on your site longer …

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Useful tips for Logo design

Jul 31, 2020

Most startup or small businesses in South Africa do not consider the option of creating or having their logo or brand designed by a professional. Instead, they utilise a company that labels every business with the same sign and no other alternative. These, step-by-step, tips below are useful for anyone with …

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UI & UX Website Design Trends For 2020

Feb 10, 2020

Wondering what fresh visuals will be taking over our screens this 2020? Not only are we celebrating a new decade but also how far designers and developers have come to clearing the clutter and enhancing web functionality within website design to provide us with out-of-this-world experiences. Here are five game-changing …

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Website Animation Explained

Jun 3, 2019

Web animations have always been an integral part of the interactive experience. Animations make web experiences interesting and keep users engaged. We are constantly looking at different ways to optimise user experience for all our clients and we recently got reminded of how important animations can truly be to ensure our …

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Five Website Design Trends For 2019

Jan 31, 2019

The Web landscape is fluid and keeps changing by the day (Literally by the minute). Each year we witness more digital and technological advancements which keep us on our toes. Here is our selection of trends for 2019: 1. Asymmetrical Layouts As we predicted in the beginning of 2018, asymmetrical layout design has formed a …

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Tips for Good CV Design

Jul 10, 2018

Your CV is a form of communication and marketing that enables potential employers to gauge if you are a suitable candidate for employment. If you are not sure about how to go about designing the perfect CV then this article is for you. Simplicity is Key When applying for a new …

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Website Design Tips

May 22, 2018

In our previous article we discussed that websites should include more than just beautiful design and well-researched content. However, in this post we will be covering a more extensive analysis on the website design process. Yes, website aesthetics are important, yet the UX Design (User Experience Design) and website functionality need to …

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