Category Archives: Things we like
It’s a boy! After nine months of waiting in anticipation as to what the sex of the child will be, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge yesterday welcomed their new born son, with big brands and the rest of the world celebrating his arrival. This royal baby mania has baffled and intrigued me all the […]
A fresh bite from the Apple
I have always been what some people call an ‘Apple fan boy’. By that, I mean I have been a very enthusiastic user of the products and software; preaching to friends and family about all the wonderful things they would do. Beautiful product design combined with a simple, intuitive interface made Microsoft, Nokia and so […]
Sweat, Shorts and Sunsheeeine: Vibe supports East Cheshire Hospice at the Bupa Great Manchester Run
The Great Manchester Run saw 40,000 runners take part in this year’s 10k race. It was started by former Bolton Wanderers player, Fabrice Muamba, who received overwhelming support for his miraculous recovery from sudden heart failure during a Premiership Match last year. Competitors raced in the bank holiday weekend sunshine from Manchester city centre to […]
Live from MediaCityUK, it’s Team Vibe!
Last night the Vibe PR team was invited to Dock 10′s Events Showcase at MediaCityUK. Having never been to MediaCityUK before I couldn’t hide my excitement at the prospect of visiting the studios where such iconic shows, like Match of the Day, are filmed. My colleague Kristen was particularly keen to be back in the […]
Blur takes hashtag on the road to help connect with fans
Music and the Internet have been working hand in hand since the early days of the World Wide Web with websites such as MySpace playing an early role in the interaction between fans and bands. Nowadays it’s all about social media websites such as facebook, twitter, youtube and soundcloud to deliver the very latest information […]
A sign of the times – an iconic approach to news illustration?
With the growth of smartphones and the introduction of Microsoft’s Metro design system, icons have never been so popular. Designing great icons can be a challenge if you’re to follow a similar method as logo creation by expressing an idea, message, function or emotion in the most simple way possible. An interesting and effective use […]