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How you’re marketing on April Fool’s Day

April Fool's Day 1

A few years back, on April 1st, I was catching a flight from Belfast to Edinburgh. Me and the rest of the passengers were surprised to hear the captain announce, “We will shortly be arriving in Amsterdam.”

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Top 3 graphic design mistakes Americans make

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Your favourite creative quotes?

Graphic design quote

Words that inspire you to be creative, to get up and do something.

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Should you add DoFollow to your blog?

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Update: I no longer have the “nofollow” tag removed from comments.

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How to combat anti-smoking cigarette packaging

Are you a smoker? Would this cigarette packaging (above) put you off smoking? I bet Marlboro are loving this government addition to their cigarette packets. Pitcure the facial expression of your date, when you calmly light up a cigarette before flipping the packet onto the table where she sits opposite. I think it’d be a […]

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