David Airey is an independent graphic designer working with companies of all sizes since 2005.

4 Phases of Internet Marketing FREE report

Purple Internet Marketing

David Bain, fellow Edinburgh resident and founder of Purple Internet Marketing Ltd, has just launched The 4 Phases of Internet Marketing, a free 61 page PDF report that provides an overview of Internet marketing.

For my personal summary of each section, read on.

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Online marketing for logo designers

bar chart sketch

No matter what industry you’re in, you need to pay attention to what your prospective customers are looking for. As many of you know, I specialise as a brand identity designer, but that’s not to say I should focus 100% of my efforts on marketing myself as such.

That might sound strange, but let me explain.

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Scotland’s first Adage Power 150 blog

Adage Power 150

My humble blog is Scotland’s top entry into the .

The Power 150 is a ranking of the world’s top English-language media and marketing blogs. The positions in the list are calculated using Google’s Page Rank, subscriber data from Bloglines, Technorati back-link info and a subjective total from (who created the original Power 150).

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How I reversed my Google ranking penalty

Google penalty

Yesterday, through a large increase in site visitors, I discovered that my Google penalty had been lifted. In this post, I’m going to tell you why I was penalised by Google, what I did to have the penalty removed, and how you can avoid a similar penalty for your website.

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Advertising to children: right or wrong?

McDonalds apple

To a kid, everything’s better in a McDonald’s wrapper.

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